Roy Harris ‘BICENTENNIAL SYMPHONY’ premiered at Kennedy Center with National Symphony Orchestra Feb 10-12, 1976

    American composer Roy Harris ‘BICENTENNIAL SYMPHONY’ premiered at Kennedy Center with National Symphony Orchestra Feb 10-12, 1976 under the baton of substitute conductor Murray Sidlin. Conductor Anat Durati became ill after reviewing the score. Roy Harris believed a great achievement to highlight during the 1st 200 years is the Union victory in the…