Jul
11
7:30 PM19:30

Season Premiere Chamber Concert

PROGRAM:

Christopher Theofanidis: Clarinet Quintet (2019)
Alex Fiterstein, clarinet
Ariel Quartet

Johannes Brahms: String Quintet in F Major, Op. 88
Toby Appel, viola
Ariel Quartet

-intermission-

Franz Schubert: Quartetsatz, D. 703
Ariel Quartet

Robert Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 44
Ariel Quartet
Jon Nakamatsu, piano

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FREE PRE-CONCERT TALK
6:45 PM
YESTER HOUSE, SOUTHERN VERMONT ARTS CENTER

Artistic Director Adam Neiman invites the community to join him prior to Thursday evening concerts for talks exploring the musical and socio-historical context that influenced the composers of this evening’s pieces. These talks are free and open to the public and take place in Southern Vermont Art Center’s Yester House.

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Jul
13
11:00 AM11:00

Masterclass - Piano

Saturday, July 13th: 11am - Jon Nakamatsu, piano

Masterclasses provide an insightful forum for the audience to witness a master teacher working closely with the 2019 MMF Young Artists. Each participating YA will perform solo selections, and the guest teacher will guide the student through a thorough process of improving all aspects of that performance. The class will aim to address technical challenges, strengthen interpretive decisions, and provide inspiration for the student to attain his/her optimum level of performance.

After each class, MMF Artistic Director Adam Neiman will briefly interview the masterclass teacher so as to provide an even deeper glimpse into his/her astonishing life and career.

This event is free and open to the public.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Jul
13
1:30 PM13:30

Masterclass - String Quartet

Saturday, July 13th: 1:30pm - Ariel Quartet, string quartet

Masterclasses provide an insightful forum for the audience to witness a master teacher working closely with the 2019 MMF Young Artists. Each participating YA will perform solo selections, and the guest teacher will guide the student through a thorough process of improving all aspects of that performance. The class will aim to address technical challenges, strengthen interpretive decisions, and provide inspiration for the student to attain his/her optimum level of performance.

After each class, MMF Artistic Director Adam Neiman will briefly interview the masterclass teacher so as to provide an even deeper glimpse into his/her astonishing life and career.

This event is free and open to the public.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Jul
13
5:30 PM17:30

Recital

PROGRAM INFORMATION COMING SOON

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Artistic Director Adam Neiman invites the community to join him and featured guest Jon Nakamatsu, piano for a recital and short Q&A. These recitals are free and open to the public to come experience wonderful chamber music.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Jul
18
7:30 PM19:30

Chamber Concert

PROGRAM:

Jean-Pierre Guignon: Les Folies d'Espagne for Two Violins, Op. 9
Jennifer Koh & Amy Schwartz Moretti, violins

Claude Debussy: String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10
Jennifer Koh & Amy Schwartz Moretti, violins
Toby Appel, viola
Mark Kosower, cello
 

-intermission-

Josef Suk: Elegy for Piano Trio, Op. 23
Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin
Mark Kosower, cello
Angela Cheng, piano 

Antonín Dvořák: Piano Trio No. 4 in E minor, Op. 90 "Dumky"
Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin
Mark Kosower, cello
Angela Cheng, piano

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FREE PRE-CONCERT TALK
6:45 PM
YESTER HOUSE, SOUTHERN VERMONT ARTS CENTER

Artistic Director Adam Neiman invites the community to join him prior to Thursday evening concerts for talks exploring the musical and socio-historical context that influenced the composers of this evening’s pieces. These talks are free and open to the public and take place in Southern Vermont Art Center’s Yester House.

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Jul
20
11:00 AM11:00

Masterclass - Violin

Saturday, July 20th: 11am - Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin

Masterclasses provide an insightful forum for the audience to witness a master teacher working closely with the 2019 MMF Young Artists. Each participating YA will perform solo selections, and the guest teacher will guide the student through a thorough process of improving all aspects of that performance. The class will aim to address technical challenges, strengthen interpretive decisions, and provide inspiration for the student to attain his/her optimum level of performance.

After each class, MMF Artistic Director Adam Neiman will briefly interview the masterclass teacher so as to provide an even deeper glimpse into his/her astonishing life and career.

This event is free and open to the public.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Jul
20
1:30 PM13:30

Masterclass - Viola

Saturday, July 20th: 1:30pm - Toby Appel, viola

Masterclasses provide an insightful forum for the audience to witness a master teacher working closely with the 2019 MMF Young Artists. Each participating YA will perform solo selections, and the guest teacher will guide the student through a thorough process of improving all aspects of that performance. The class will aim to address technical challenges, strengthen interpretive decisions, and provide inspiration for the student to attain his/her optimum level of performance.

After each class, MMF Artistic Director Adam Neiman will briefly interview the masterclass teacher so as to provide an even deeper glimpse into his/her astonishing life and career.

This event is free and open to the public.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Jul
20
5:30 PM17:30

Recital

PROGRAM:

Johannes Brahms: Sonata No. 1 in F minor for Viola & Piano, Op. 120 No. 1
Toby Appel, viola
Angela Cheng, piano

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Artistic Director Adam Neiman invites the community to join him and featured guests Toby Appel, viola and Angela Cheng, piano for a recital and short Q&A. These recitals are free and open to the public to come experience wonderful chamber music.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Jul
25
7:30 PM19:30

Chamber Concert

PROGRAM:

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, K. 478
Elmar Oliveira, violin
Ara Gregorian, viola
Peter Stumpf, cello
Adam Neiman, piano 

Sergei Prokofieff: Sonata in D Major for Flute & Piano, Op. 94
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute
Adam Neiman, piano

-intermission-

Gordon Jacob: Four Fancies for Flute, Violin, Viola, & Cello (1976)
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute
Hye-Jin Kim, violin
Ara Gregorian, viola
Peter Stumpf, cello

Edward Elgar: Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 84
Elmar Oliveira & Hye-Jin Kim, violins
Ara Gregorian, viola
Peter Stumpf, cello
Adam Neiman, piano

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FREE PRE-CONCERT TALK
6:45 PM
YESTER HOUSE, SOUTHERN VERMONT ARTS CENTER

Artistic Director Adam Neiman invites the community to join him prior to Thursday evening concerts for talks exploring the musical and socio-historical context that influenced the composers of this evening’s pieces. These talks are free and open to the public and take place in Southern Vermont Art Center’s Yester House.

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Jul
27
11:00 AM11:00

Masterclass - Cello

Saturday, July 27th: 11am - Peter Stumpf, cello

Masterclasses provide an insightful forum for the audience to witness a master teacher working closely with the 2019 MMF Young Artists. Each participating YA will perform solo selections, and the guest teacher will guide the student through a thorough process of improving all aspects of that performance. The class will aim to address technical challenges, strengthen interpretive decisions, and provide inspiration for the student to attain his/her optimum level of performance.

After each class, MMF Artistic Director Adam Neiman will briefly interview the masterclass teacher so as to provide an even deeper glimpse into his/her astonishing life and career.

This event is free and open to the public.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Jul
27
1:30 PM13:30

Masterclass - Violin

Saturday, July 27th: 1:30pm - Elmar Oliveira, violin

Masterclasses provide an insightful forum for the audience to witness a master teacher working closely with the 2019 MMF Young Artists. Each participating YA will perform solo selections, and the guest teacher will guide the student through a thorough process of improving all aspects of that performance. The class will aim to address technical challenges, strengthen interpretive decisions, and provide inspiration for the student to attain his/her optimum level of performance.

After each class, MMF Artistic Director Adam Neiman will briefly interview the masterclass teacher so as to provide an even deeper glimpse into his/her astonishing life and career.

This event is free and open to the public.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Jul
27
5:30 PM17:30

Recital

PROGRAM:

Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata No. 9 in A Major for Violin & Piano, Op. 47 "Kreutzer"
Hye-Jin Kim, violin
Adam Neiman, piano

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Artistic Director Adam Neiman invites the community to join him and featured guest Hye-Jin Kim, violin for a recital and short Q&A. These recitals are free and open to the public to come experience wonderful chamber music.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Aug
1
7:30 PM19:30

Chamber Concert

PROGRAM:

Felix Mendelssohn: Song without Words in D Major for Cello & Piano, Op. 109
Bion Tsang, cello
Vassily Primakov, piano
 

Robert Schumann: Dichterliebe, Op. 48
Randall Scarlata, baritone
Vassily Primakov, piano

-intermission-

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio in B-flat Major, Op. 97 "Archduke"
Emily Daggett Smith, violin
Bion Tsang, cello
Craig Sheppard, piano

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FREE PRE-CONCERT TALK
6:45 PM
YESTER HOUSE, SOUTHERN VERMONT ARTS CENTER

Artistic Director Adam Neiman invites the community to join him prior to Thursday evening concerts for talks exploring the musical and socio-historical context that influenced the composers of this evening’s pieces. These talks are free and open to the public and take place in Southern Vermont Art Center’s Yester House.

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Aug
3
11:00 AM11:00

Masterclass - Viola

Saturday, August 3rd: 11am - Dimitri Murrath, viola

Masterclasses provide an insightful forum for the audience to witness a master teacher working closely with the 2019 MMF Young Artists. Each participating YA will perform solo selections, and the guest teacher will guide the student through a thorough process of improving all aspects of that performance. The class will aim to address technical challenges, strengthen interpretive decisions, and provide inspiration for the student to attain his/her optimum level of performance.

After each class, MMF Artistic Director Adam Neiman will briefly interview the masterclass teacher so as to provide an even deeper glimpse into his/her astonishing life and career.

This event is free and open to the public.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Aug
3
1:30 PM13:30

Masterclass - Piano

Saturday, August 3rd: 1:30pm - Craig Sheppard, piano

Masterclasses provide an insightful forum for the audience to witness a master teacher working closely with the 2019 MMF Young Artists. Each participating YA will perform solo selections, and the guest teacher will guide the student through a thorough process of improving all aspects of that performance. The class will aim to address technical challenges, strengthen interpretive decisions, and provide inspiration for the student to attain his/her optimum level of performance.

After each class, MMF Artistic Director Adam Neiman will briefly interview the masterclass teacher so as to provide an even deeper glimpse into his/her astonishing life and career.

This event is free and open to the public.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Aug
3
5:30 PM17:30

Recital

PROGRAM:

Franz Schubert: Sonata in A minor for Cello & Piano, D. 821 "Arpeggione"
Bion Tsang, cello
Craig Sheppard, piano

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Artistic Director Adam Neiman invites the community to join him and featured guests Bion Tsang, cello and Craig Sheppard, piano for a recital and short Q&A. These recitals are free and open to the public to come experience wonderful chamber music.

Hunter Community Room, Manchester Community Library

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Aug
8
7:30 PM19:30

Chamber Concert

PROGRAM:

Johann Sebastian Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988, arr. for String Trio by Sitkovetsky
Axel Strauss, violin
Dimitri Murrath, viola
Edward Arron, cello
 

-intermission-

Johannes Brahms: Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25
Axel Strauss, violin
Dimitri Murrath, viola
Edward Arron, cello
Jeewon Park, piano

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FREE PRE-CONCERT TALK
6:45 PM
YESTER HOUSE, SOUTHERN VERMONT ARTS CENTER

Artistic Director Adam Neiman invites the community to join him prior to Thursday evening concerts for talks exploring the musical and socio-historical context that influenced the composers of this evening’s pieces. These talks are free and open to the public and take place in Southern Vermont Art Center’s Yester House.

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Aug
10
7:30 PM19:30

Orchestral Evening

PROGRAM:

Ignat Solzhenitsyn, conductor

Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending, for Violin & Orchestra
Emily Daggett Smith, violin soloist 

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 1 in F-sharp minor, Op. 1
Adam Neiman, piano soloist

-intermission-

Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73

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FREE PRE-CONCERT TALK
6:45 PM
YESTER HOUSE, SOUTHERN VERMONT ARTS CENTER

Artistic Director Adam Neiman invites the community to join him prior to Thursday evening concerts for talks exploring the musical and socio-historical context that influenced the composers of this evening’s pieces. These talks are free and open to the public and take place in Southern Vermont Art Center’s Yester House.

View Event →