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July 2014
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Kathleen Grace Band

Sat, July 19 at 3:00 PM

Saturday, July 19, 2014, 3:00 PM Preston Hall A favorite of the Festival as Big Band singer, Kathleen Grace returns with her own band and her own songs that fuse the musical language of jazz, rock and folk with extraordinary storytelling abilities. “Smart, alluring and evocative” (Washington Post), Kathleen Grace has traveled the world sharing her country, folk and jazz inspired music with audiences from New York to Peru. Her latest release, No Place to Fall, presents Grace’s dynamic original songs alongside…

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Festival Big Band with Kim Nalley: Homage to Aretha Franklin

Sat, July 19 at 8:00 PM

The annual Big Band concert will feature vocalist Kim Nalley, former owner of the San Francisco Jazz Club at Pearl’s. She has an amazing 3 ½ octave range and is known for her striking stage presence. She will sing songs made famous by Aretha Franklin, many of which will be familiar to the audience. She will be accompanied by the all-star Big Band directed by conductor and saxophonist Allan Pollack.

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$12 - $37

Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen

Sun, July 20 at 2:00 PM

Chris Hillman, formerly of the Byrds and the Flying Burrito Brothers, teams up with his buddy Herb Pedersen from the Desert Rose Band to play their own blend of bluegrass, folk, and country music. They have the superb blend and easy interchange that only long-time friends can achieve. They can play nearly any instrument you could throw at them and will give you a good, rocking country time. “These guys are really special. They’ve been playing together all along and have influenced so…

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$12 - $46

POCO: Encore Concert

Sun, July 20 at 8:00 PM

One of the first and longest-lasting country-rock groups, POCO will perform an encore concert on the stage of the Mendocino Music Festival.  Rusty Young has announced the band’s February 2014 retirement from regular touring, but has agreed to do one more performance for the Festival as a result of the great reception the band got in 2013. Formed by members of Buffalo Springfield in 1968, POCO was originally a southern California group, but many of its members live in Nashville…

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Calder Quartet 2014

Mon, July 21 at 3:00 PM

Benjamin Jacobson, violin Andrew Bulbrook, violin Jonathan Moerschel, viola Eric Byers, cello.  Called “outstanding” and “superb” by the New York Times, the Calder Quartet defies boundaries through performing a broad range of repertoire at an exceptional level, always striving to channel the true intention of the work’s creator.  The quartet will play Thomas Adès Arcadiana, Leoš Janáček String Quartet No. 2 “Intimate Letters”, and Franz Schubert String Quartet No.14 in D minor, D. 810 “Death and the Maiden.” “Whether you’re…

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$75

Ledford House: the Iconic Festival Dinner Party 2014

Mon, July 21 at 6:00 PM

Enjoy a delightful evening of gourmet food and music at one of the area’s leading restaurants, with premium wines generously supplied by Goldeneye Winery, and an intimate musical performance by violinist David McCarroll and pianist Miles Graber. $75 per person. This event is full.

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$12 - $37

Frederica von Stade

Tue, July 22 at 8:00 PM

The wonder of an art song is that it tells a story, defines its characters and makes an emotional connection in just a few brief minutes. In this recital, with pianist Miles Graber, von Stade will sing songs by Ned Rorem, Louis Guy, Jake Heggie, Maurice Ravel, Virgil Thompson, Aaron Copland, Gustav Mahler, and Steven Sondheim and others. “Even if she were not one of the great singers of our day, mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade could probably draw a full…

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Suzanna Smith and Kenny Washington

Wed, July 23 at 3:00 PM

Superheroes of the Bay Area Jazz Scene. Listen to the magic as Smith, who combines the confessional imperative of a singer/songwriter with the rhythmic acuity of a jazz chanteuse, teams up with Washington, a jazz virtuoso who thrills audiences with his soulful interpretations, seemingly limitless range, and rapid-fire scatting. Both have superb voices that glide effortlessly into the stratosphere. The music comes from a tradition of soul that is deep and heartfelt.  Their rhythmic energy and imaginative interpretations bring this lovely…

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Festival Orchestra with David McCarroll

Wed, July 23 at 8:00 PM

Join us in a celebration of romance as you listen to the Concerto for Violin and Orchestra by Jean Sibelius and Symphony #2 of Rachmaninoff, both thrilling, monumental works. Julian Waterfall Pollack will premier his evocative Night Flower. Violinist David McCarroll grew up at a remote mountaintop monastery in the nearby town of Annapolis, and has become an international soloist on the summer festival circuit, including Ravinia and Marlboro. He will perform the soulful violin concerto of Jean Sibelius. The…

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Festival Chamber Players

Thu, July 24 at 8:00 PM

The concert will consist of the Mozart Quintet in E flat Major for Piano and Winds K.452, and the Schumann Quintet in E flat Major for Piano and Strings, played by the world-class Festival Orchestra’s principal players, joined by pianists Miles Graber and Carolyn Steinbuck. Mozart wrote his only piano quintet at the height of his powers, when he was 28 years old.  He had never before attempted a piece for such a combination of instruments: bassoon, clarinet, horn and…

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Poncho Sanchez and his Latin Jazz Band

Thu, July 24 at 8:00 PM

Poncho Sanchez’s music is a swirl of some of the hottest colors and brightest lights to emerge from either side of the border. At every show Latin jazz, swing, bebop, salsa and other infectious grooves collide and churn with results that are no less than dazzling. Among the more prominent figures that inform his music are conga drummer and composer Chano Pozo, and trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie. Poncho Sanchez says, “There’s room for a lot of different sounds in our music.…

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Emerging Artists Concert 2014

Fri, July 25 at 4:00 PM

This is a recital by the outrageously excellent young string players from the Emerging Artists program. The Emerging Artists have won scholarships to receive intensive training at the Festival, and an opportunity to perform with established professionals in orchestral and chamber concerts. Don’t miss this recital. These are tomorrow’s renowned musicians at the outset of their careers. The Emerging Artists Program began in 1991, the Mendocino Music Festival’s fifth season, when the Young Musicians Scholarship Program was inaugurated to nurture…

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$12 - $46

Irma Thomas, Queen of the Delta Blues

Fri, July 25 at 8:00 PM

Irma Thomas won a Grammy in 2007 for Best Contemporary Blues Album and was chosen as one of NPR’s 50 Great Voices. Dubbed the Soul Queen of New Orleans, Thomas will warm your heart with her blend of roots and blues. She has been inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame and continues to win awards every year. This is a rare opportunity to see and hear a legend of our own time, inviting you to share a trip with…

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Julian Waterfall Pollack and Natalie Tenenbaum: Duo Pianos

Sat, July 26 at 3:00 PM

Two of the most brilliantly talented pianist/composers from the New York scene team up to play the driving, rhythmic music of Adams, Reich, and their own compositions, as well as creative arrangements of popular contemporary songs. The eclectic program was drawn together by the performers’ love of great music, regardless of genre, and their interest in the immense sound that two pianos are capable of producing together. Julian Waterfall Pollack:   ”…a ferociously assured and creatively dazzling pianist, composer, and arranger…”…

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Festival Orchestra and Chorus

Sat, July 26 at 8:00 PM

The final orchestral concert of great choral works by Haydn and Bach will provide a fitting climax to the Festival.  Handel’s Royal Fireworks for orchestra alone will precede Bach’s Cantata #51 and Haydn’s Creation, sung by large choir and soloists. There is nothing as inspirational as hearing a powerful choir giving heartfelt voice to these sacred texts. A concert to warm the hearts and uplift and soothe the spirits of the entire audience.

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July 2015
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Mendocino Merchants Celebrate the Festival with Extended Saturday Hours

Sat, July 11 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Mendocino merchants will celebrate the Festival this year with extended Saturday hours during the Festival. Opening night, July 11, 5-6 pm, during the Second Saturday Art Walk, galleries and shops throughout the town of Mendocino will host “Meet the Orchestra Musicians.” Look for balloons, and meet the musicians, from the Mendocino Art Center to the Ford House.

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$12 - $49

Festival Orchestra with Livia Sohn

Sat, July 11 at 8:00 PM
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$12 - $39

De Temps Antan

Sun, July 12 at 3:00 PM

De Temps Antan performs memorable and time-honored melodies of Quebec, songs with a hint of contemporary that speak to familiar rhythms of the past. With a special blend of musical flair and using fiddle, accordion, harmonica, guitar, bouzouki and a number of other instruments, these virtuosos – Éric Bèaudry, André Brunet and Pierre-Luc Dupuis – create memorable songs of yesteryear. A performance with boundless energy and the unmistakable joie de vivre found only in traditional Quebec music. Eric Bèaudry –…

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Vishten

Sun, July 12 at 8:00 PM

A Canadian roots music band, Vishten entertains with a high-spirited concert of Acadian and Celtic genres combined with rock and indie-folk influence. One of the most respected bands on the international touring scene, enjoy Vishten’s trademark blend of accordion, fiddle, flutes, step-dancing, guitar, to name just a few. These musicians are powerful francophone singers and fiery instrumentalists! This trio blends Celtic and French influences with Canada’s equivalent of Cajun music.” – Mosaïk Review Living Traditions Magazine They’re one of the…

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Calder Quartet 2015

Mon, July 13 at 3:00 PM

The Calder Quartet, called “outstanding” and “superb” by the New York Times, performs a broad range of repertoire at an exceptional level, always striving to channel and fulfill the composer’s vision. Already the choice of many leading composers to perform their works – including Christopher Rouse, Terry Riley and Thomas Adès – the group’s distinctive approach is exemplified by a musical curiosity brought to everything they perform, whether it’s Beethoven, Mozart, Haydn, or sold-out rock shows with bands like The…

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California Honeydrops

Mon, July 13 at 8:00 PM

The California Honeydrops don’t just play music – they throw parties, and have taken the party all over the world. From European tours to featured slots at the Monterey Jazz Festival and Outside Lands, their shared vision and main purpose is always for the audience to sing and share their joy. They’ve come a long way since two of their members started busking in an Oakland BART station; now five members strong, this enormously energetic band draws on diverse musical…

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Piano Series: Paul Hersh, Stefan Hersh

Tue, July 14 at 3:00 PM

Paul Hersh returns with his violinist son Stefan. They’ll play Op. 30, No. 3, an effervescent piece from Beethoven’s middle years.  Paul Hersh will also perform the delicate sonata Op. 109, one of Beethoven’s final compositions.  Come hear Beethoven chamber music as it was meant to be played, in a small, intimate setting with friends and (especially in this case) family.

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A Cappella Fever

Wed, July 15 at 3:00 PM

Featuring Acafellas, In the Mix, River, Cor Unum, Mendonoma Chamber Chorus Is it something in the bracing coastal air? Or is it a kind of fever? It seems this sparsely coastline boasts a far above average number of excellent a cappella groups, all singing for the love of it, while working jobs ranging from judge, to gardener, to doctor, to innkeeper, and more. This year has seen the birth of two new groups: Cor Unum, a mixed voice trio, and…

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Cantus

Wed, July 15 at 8:00 PM

The “intellectually, emotionally and musically rich” (Star Tribune) nine-member men’s vocal ensemble, Cantus is known internationally for its trademark warmth and engaging performances of music ranging from the Renaissance to the 21st century. Hailing from Minneapolis-St. Paul and acclaimed as “the premier men’s vocal ensemble in the United States” (Fanfare), Cantus performs more than 60 concerts annually nationally and internationally and has released 17 albums on its own self-titled label.  The group is renowned for adventurous programming spanning many periods…

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Piano Series: Ching-Yun Hu

Thu, July 16 at 3:00 PM

Acclaimed worldwide for her “dazzling technique and deeply probing musicality,” Ching-Yun Hu has won many international competitions and has performed on tour with the Israel Philharmonic. This is a great opportunity to hear a rising new star at the beginning of her career.

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Tierney Sutton: After Blue

Thu, July 16 at 8:00 PM

The Joni Mitchell Project, featuring Mark Summer and Serge Merlaud. Tierney Sutton will present some of the material from her acclaimed album After Blue, her tribute to Joni Mitchell. Jeff Simon of the Buffalo News called it “a truly great record” and “Tierney Sutton sings Joni Mitchell, and if you think that even tells a fifth of the story, forget it. This is not just a jazz singer doing meaningless, pseudo hip show-off drivel on the music of a wildly…

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WAHID: Dimitris Mahlis, oud, and Chris Wabich, frame drums

Fri, July 17 at 3:00 PM

The primary instruments for WAHID (meaning one) are oud and frame drums, each of which has an ancient history, as found on clay tablets and papyrus scrolls. A duo combination of oud and frames has never been explored or codified, even though the two instruments have complimented each other in classical ensembles for hundreds of years. The most common reaction by an audience is shock at how complete the group sounds with just two people. It is best understood live…

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Opera: Barber of Seville

Fri, July 17 at 8:00 PM

This promises to be a magical production of one of the funniest operas of all times. Rossini at his rollicking best! The opera will be fully staged with costumes and supertitles. It is a story of love and deception in the intricacies of human interaction, all resolving happily in the end. With the Festival Orchestra, conducted by Allan Pollack.

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Alex de Grassi

Sat, July 18 at 3:00 PM

Grammy-nominated guitarist Alex de Grassi has influenced a whole generation of guitarists with his compositions, recordings and performances for solo guitar. The Wall Street Journal calls his playing “flawless,” and New York Guitar Festival director David Spelman hails him as “a treasure.” Having performed previously at the Festival, he returns to perform his original compositions and unique arrangements—from Hendrix to Gershwin—as well as new compositions for Harp Guitar.  His long-running Summer Intensive Guitar Workshop, held here on the coast, runs…

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$12 - $53

Festival Big Band featuring Kathleen Grace

Sat, July 18 at 8:00 PM
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$12 - $29

Mozart with Punch and Dreck

Sun, July 19 at 3:00 PM

Two multi-media lectures, a Punch tasting, and music, both ribald and ravishing.

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Blame Sally

Sun, July 19 at 8:00 PM

Blame Sally, formed in 2000, doesn’t fall into the usual “girl group” category.  Each of the members – Pam Delgado (percussion and vocals), Renee Harcourt (guitar, bass and vocals), Jeri Jones (guitar, bass and vocals) and Monica Pasqual (piano, accordion and vocals) – put aside individual careers when they were in their late 30’s and 40’s to form the band. Their original and exciting sound has generated broad appeal and rave reviews. One of the finest bands in America right…

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Mozart at Home

Mon, July 20 at 3:00 PM

Some of Mozart’s most charming and self-revelatory works were written for intimate gatherings with friends and family. Learn about the four fascinating musical families who inspired him: the Mozarts, the Cannabiches, the Webers, and the Jacquins. This concert features the poetic and luminous “Kegelstatt” Trio (K. 498), written for clarinet, viola, and piano, while Mozart was lawn bowling. It includes piano sonatas K. 309 in C Major and K. 310 in A minor; the Sonata for Piano Four Hands K.…

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Mozart at Court and Outdoors

Tue, July 21 at 3:00 PM

Featuring the Festival Chamber Players Many of Mozart’s chamber works were composed for aristocratic salons or outdoor entertainment. The Festival Chamber Players will perform two of Mozart’s most serious and introspective masterpieces for these settings. Wind octets usually were light outdoor music for royal parties, but in K. 388 Mozart used the instrumental combination to explore the pathos and drama of the key of C minor.  The G minor Viola Quintet (K. 516) was written at the time of Mozart’s…

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$12 - $39

Bassekou Kouyate

Tue, July 21 at 8:00 PM

Bassekou Kouyate, musician from Mali, is one of the true masters of the ngoni, an ancient traditional lute found throughout West Africa, which he started playing at the age of 12. His band is known as Ngoni ba and he has collaborated with many musicians around the world. He was part of Taj Mahal’s and Toumani Diabate’s Kulanjan project, has toured with Ali Farka Toure, impressing as the band’s solo ngoni player, and appeared on stage together with Sir Paul…

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Piano Series: Spencer Myer

Wed, July 22 at 3:00 PM

Spencer Myer’s devoted fans will hear a radiant, diverse concert of Mozart Sonata K. 283, the Schumann Fantasie, the Ravel Sonatine, Chopin’s Polonaise-fantaisie, Op. 61, and three Bolcom Rags. Come enjoy this afternoon salon, which will be a rare chance to interact with and learn from this engaging and articulate artist.

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Festival Orchestra featuring Frederica von Stade

Wed, July 22 at 8:00 PM

This concert, the fourth in the Mozart in Mendocino series, contains some of the greatest music ever written, including the Overture from Abduction from the Seraglio K. 384, and Mozart’s last symphony, the Jupiter K. 551. Frederica von Stade will sing her favorite arias from Marriage of Figaro, Don Giovanni and Cosi fan tutte, joined by Melissa Angulo, soprano and Jeremiah Smith, bass-baritone. Mozart fans will not want to miss this opportunity to hear the music of Mozart presented with…

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JASBO, featuring the Jade Jazz Ensemble, Berkeley Young Musicians Choral Orchestra members

Thu, July 23 at 3:00 PM

The Jade Jazz Ensemble and singers from the Berkeley Young Musicians Choral Orchestra will present JASBO (Jazz, Art Song, Broadway, Opera). The mission of the Young Musicians Choral Orchestra is to use high quality, intensive, musical training, academic support, and personal guidance to improve the lives of talented, low-income students, ages nine through eighteen, from throughout the Bay Area. This concert is part of the students’ seven-week intensive summer camp.

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Matt Andersen, John Németh: Blues Double Bill

Thu, July 23 at 8:00 PM

Matt Andersen’s narrative driven writing cuts through the soul, blending blues and folk, delivered in total honesty. He takes listeners on a ride with his diverse musical styles, skilled guitar work and over-the-top showmanship. Matt’s intimate, high energy performances have captivated audiences from Canada, to the U.S., to Australia and the U.K., in both small clubs and festivals. I’m not trying to change anyone’s life in a big way but I love it when listeners really get involved in the…

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Emerging Artists Concert 2015

Fri, July 24 at 4:00 PM

This is a recital by the outrageously excellent young players from the Festival’s Emerging Artists program. This program is limited to serious musicians between the ages of 18 and 26. It includes coaching in an intensive 2½ weeks of chamber music as well as participation in the Festival Orchestra in the company of professional musicians from the Bay Area, local artists, and soloists of national and international renown.

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$12 - $49

Clarice Assad Trio

Fri, July 24 at 8:00 PM

A bold composer, a brilliant jazz pianist and an inventive vocalist all rolled into one, Clarice Assad floats freely across musical idioms. Born into one of Brazil’s most famous musical families, Assad is a symphonic and chamber music composer, a pianist and an arranger, a producer and a vocalist. Her music, weaving together influences from different times and different places, defies categorization. Assad’s work has been recorded and performed by the most prominent musicians in the world today, including violinist Nadja…

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Piano Trios: Miles Graber

Sat, July 25 at 3:00 PM

Audience favorite pianist Miles Graber will bring two of his friends, violinist Jeremy Preston and cellist Robert Howard, to join him for a sublime concert of delicious chamber music. The Beethoven Archduke Trio is warm and wonderful; the Shostakovich trio is both ethereal and boisterous fun.

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Closing Night 2015

Sat, July 25 at 8:00 PM

Two monumental works of the classical repertoire will be featured at the final concert of the season. Pianist Spencer Myer will play the lovely Piano Concerto No. 21 of Mozart, featuring the “Elvira Madigan” theme used in that movie. One of the most important American artists of his generation, Spencer Myer has garnered stellar audience and critical acclaim from around the globe, rapidly establishing a significant and continuously expanding career. The Brahms Requiem will conclude the Festival with a grand…

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May 2016

How to Listen to Beethoven: An Exploration of Musical Form

Sun, May 1 at 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Increase your musical pleasure by learning to listen to musical form! If you know what the form is going to be, you will have a good chance of following it as the piece unfolds. Susan Waterfall and Allan Pollack will help you to understand the features of sonata, rondo, and variation form with diagrams, audio examples and definitions of terms like tonality, modulation, and counterpoint.

In July, join Susan Waterfall and an array of exceptional Festival musicians for five days of lectures and narrated concerts exploring the life and music of Beethoven, the most influential and consistently popular composer in Western music.

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July 2016
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Bach Violin Sonatas, featuring Stephen Prutsman, Geoff Nuttall

Sat, July 9 at 2:30 PM

The rapturous music of J. S. Bach opens the 2016 Festival with all six of the rarely heard sonatas for violin and piano. Described as the “Jon Stewart of chamber music,” violin virtuoso Geoff Nuttall redefines what a chamber concert can be, with his creative daring and flair for entertaining. Nuttall is known for his ability to juxtapose the ridiculous with the sublime and is first violinist of the St. Lawrence String Quartet. In partnership with audience favorite, world-renowned pianist…

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Peter Mawanga and the Amaravi Movement

Sat, July 9 at 7:30 PM

A self-proclaimed “Voice for the Voiceless” and leader of the premier band in Malawi, Mawanga joins traditional Malawian rhythms, compositions and vocal arrangements with modern instrumentation to produce socially conscious, inspirational music. With his poignant songs and strong messages, the artist strives to speak for the underprivileged and expose the world to the riches of Malawian music. Fusing the rock outfit of drums-bass-guitar with the traditional sounds of Malawi’s marimba, thumb piano and percussion, he creates a modern African sound…

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Festival Orchestra 1, featuring Stephen Prutsman

Sun, July 10 at 6:00 PM

Tonight we celebrate instrumental masters: Beethoven and Tchaikovsky. There will be energy and passion in the tent, opening with the final movement of Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony—an Allegro with great Brio. Then brilliant pianist Stephen Prutsman plays Beethoven’s 3rd piano concerto, a work immediately familiar and joyful, “turning the concert stage into a platform for the emotions…” And to send you into the fog humming and singing, Tchaikovsky’s combustible Fifth Symphony, so uplifting and so fiery that during the Second World…

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Piano Series: Gloria Cheng

Mon, July 11 at 2:30 PM

Montage: Great Film Composers and the Piano The six film composers represented on this program have among them amassed 73 Oscar nominations and eight wins. “But,” ponders the introductory essay to Gloria Cheng’s recent CD, “what melodies, harmonies, what cadences haunt their private dreams?” Hear selections from pieces written expressly for her by John Williams (Star Wars, Jaws, E.T.), Bruce Broughton (Silverado, Young Sherlock Holmes), Don Davis (The Matrix, Beauty and the Beast), Michael Giacchino (Up, Lost, Ratatouille) and Randy…

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Paul McKenna Band

Mon, July 11 at 7:30 PM

Combining their love for folk and traditional music, the Paul McKenna Band offers captivating sounds. With a contemporary approach, but not straying too far from their roots, their arrangements have been called both fresh and innovative. Their exciting sound is created through outstanding vocals, driving guitar and bouzouki, intense fiddle playing, a warm pairing of flute and whistles and dynamic bodhrán and percussion. The best folk band to have come out of Scotland in the last twenty years” – New York Times

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Calder Quartet 2016

Tue, July 12 at 4:00 PM

Returning for a fourth year of insightful and moving playing, the internationally acclaimed Calder Quartet will perform the Debussy String Quartet; Anders Hillborg Kongsgaard Variations; and Beethoven Op. 59 No. 2. The Calder Quartet always plays impeccably, with passionate engagement. The Debussy quartet is a sparkling, effervescent work.  Beethoven’s eighth quartet, often called the Second Razumovsky Quartet, is a delightful romp, showing the dramatic but playful side of the great genius.

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