The Skaneateles Festival: Go/Hear-Italy!

Friday, August 11, 2017

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Skaneateles, New York

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Skaneateles, New York

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08/24/17

Time
8 pm

Location
97 East Genesee Street
Skaneateles, New York

Time
8:00 PM
Presented By
The Skaneateles Festival
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
Susan Mark
Contact Email
Description

The first of four weekly “Go / Hear” programs, immerse yourself in a particular place and culture, with projections of photography and visual art in between the musical selections. First stop: Italy, with music ranging from Renaissance madrigals to lush, romantic vocal and instrumental music by Puccini, Verdi, Bellini, Donizetti, and Respighi. The large cast of performers includes up-and-coming Met Opera soprano Maureen McKay, the Daedalus Quartet, and Windsync.


Musicians
Maureen McKay, soprano | Windsync | Daedalus Quartet | Julia Bruskin, cello | Aaron Wunsch, piano
Program

Puccini: Chrysanthemums
Respighi: Piano Quintet in F minor, P. 35 
Verdi: Dante's Ave Maria for Soprano and String Quintet
Bellini and Donizetti: opera arias for Soprano, Winds, and Strings
Gesualdo: Madrigals (arr. string quartet)
Sciarrino: excerpts from Six Brief Quartets
Italian Baroque composers, arr. Stravinsky, arr. Windsync: Suite Italienne


Venue
The First Presbyterian Church
Location
97 East Genesee Street
Skaneateles, NY
Phone
3156857418