Skaneateles Festival "Fireworks" at Brook Farm

Saturday, August 09, 2014

Ticket Information

$22 & $28, free for children 12 and under

Time
7:30 PM
Presented By
Skaneateles Festival
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
Jessica Boyce
Contact Email
Description

(Rain location: after 3pm, call 315-685-7418 or visit www.skanfest.org)

 

featuring: the exciting Fireworks Ensemble presents a jam-packed American program with everything from Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” and “Hoedown” from Copland’s Rodeo to the bluegrass of Bill Monroe, the jazz of Mercer Ellington, and selections from Bernstein’s West Side Story.  Then, look skyward for a display of actual pyrotechnics!


Ensemble Name
Fireworks Ensemble
Program

Truman S. Wetmore:America (1798)

Leonard Bernstein: Overture to “Candide”

Charles Ives:The Housatonic at Stockbridge

George Gershwin:Three Preludes

Edward MacDowell /Stephen Foster:Ah, may the wild rose live always

Leonard Bernstein:Four symphonic dances from “West Side Story”

Philip Glass: Opening (from Glassworks)

William Walker: Hallelujah

Aaron Copland: Hoe-down (from “Rodeo”)

Brian Coughlin: America

Mercer Ellington: Jumpin’ Punkins

Traditional: Madeleine

Meade “Lux” Lewis: Honky Tonk Train Blues

A Tribe Called Quest: Check the Rhime

Leonard Cohen: Hallelujah

Bill Monroe: Bluegrass Breakdown

Traditional: Black is the Color of My True Love’s Hair

James Olliges, Jr.: Gideon (2005)


Venue
Brook Farm
Location
2870 West Lake Road
Skaneateles, NY
Phone
3156857418
Venue URL