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Orchestral Evening
Aug
10
7:30 PM19:30

Orchestral Evening

Ignat Solzhenitsyn, conductor

PROGRAM:

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

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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.

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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
 

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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
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
Adam Neiman, piano

Due to unforeseen circumstances, pianist Craig Sheppard is unable to appear at MMF this summer. Pianist Adam Neiman will serve as his substitute. We look forward to welcoming Craig back in a future year.

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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
7:30 PM19:30

A Night at the Opera

PROGRAM:

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: “Ma qual mai s’offre, o Dei” from Don Giovanni
Mathilda Edge, soprano

Jonathan Johnson, tenor
Warren Jones, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: “Hai già vinta la causa” from Le nozze di Figaro
Jesús Suaste, baritone
Warren Jones, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: “Soave sia il vento” from Cosi fan tutte
Mathilda Edge, soprano
Kathleen Felty, mezzo-soprano
Jesús Suaste, baritone
Warren Jones, piano

Camille Saint-Saëns: “Mon coeur s’ouvre à ta voix” from Samson et Dalila
Kathleen Felty, mezzo-soprano
Warren Jones, piano

Gustave Charpentier: “Depuis le jour” from Louise
Mathlida Edge, soprano
Warren Jones, piano

Richard Wagner: “O Du mein holder Abendstern” from Tannhaeuser
Jesús Suaste, baritone
Warren Jones, piano

Richard Strauss: “Di rigore armato il seno” from Der Rosenkavalier
Jonathan Johnson, tenor
Warren Jones, piano

Richard Strauss: “Sein wir wieder gut” from Ariadne auf Naxos
Kathleen Felty, mezzo-soprano
Warren Jones, piano

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Gaetano Donizetti: “Una furtiva lagrima” from L’elisir d’amore
Jonathan Johnson, tenor
Warren Jones, piano

Gaetano Donizetti: “Venti scudi” from L’elisir d’amore
Jonathan Johnson, tenor
Jesús Suaste, baritone
Warren Jones, piano

Ruggero Leoncavallo: “Silvio! A quest’ora” from Pagliacci
Mathilda Edge, soprano
Jesús Suaste, baritone
Warren Jones, piano

Gaetano Donizetti: “Minacciata è la mia vita” from Lucrezia Borgia
Kathleen Felty, mezzo-soprano
Jonathan Johnson, tenor
Warren Jones, piano

Giacomo Puccini: “Un bel di’ vedremo” from Madama Butterfly
Mathilda Edge, soprano
Warren Jones, piano

Giacomo Puccini: “Tutti i fior” from Madama Butterfly
Mathilda Edge, soprano
Kathleen Felty, mezzo-soprano
Warren Jones, piano

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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
Hye-Jin Kim, 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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Chamber Concert
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
11
7:30 PM19:30

Season Premiere Chamber Concert

PROGRAM:

Christopher Theofanidis: Quintet for Clarinet and String Quartet (2019)
Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet
Ariel Quartet

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

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Franz Schubert: Quartettsatz, 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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