Saturday, July 15, 2017

Past event (2017)

Masterclass: Laurence Lesser, cello

Saturday, July 15 | 10:30am
Works by Ravel, Bach, and Haydn

Maurice Ravel (1875-1937) Sonata for Violin and Cello (1922)
Brian Hong, violin; Coleman Itzkoff, cello

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) Cello Suite No.6 in D Major, BWV 1012 (c.1720)
Yoshika Masuda, cello

Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) Cello Concerto No.1 in C Major, Hob.VIIb:1 (c.1765)
Rainer Crosett, cello; Marisa Gupta, piano

Masterclasses

At Yellow Barn masterclasses, audience members are invited to sit in The Big Barn with Yellow Barn musicians and witness the interpretive process as Yellow Barn faculty and guests coach participants on a wide range of repertoire.

Lunch Before Open House

Saturday, July 15 | 12:30pm

Yellow Barn's Open House affords audiences the opportunity to spend an afternoon attending open rehearsals, participating in discussions, and sharing a meal with Yellow Barn musicians on campus at The Greenwood School.

Pre-Concert Discussion

Saturday, July 15 | 7:00pm

Nicholas Mann, Violaine Melançon, Natasha Brofsky, and Abigail Sin discuss the works on the evening’s program through the lens of Schumann’s passionate Florestan and contemplative Eusebius, the two sides of the composer’s personality that characterize so much of his music.

Pre-Concert Discussions

On Saturdays, audience members are invited to the Putney Public Library for an intimate introduction to the evening’s concert given by Yellow Barn musicians moderated by Artistic Director Seth Knopp.

Yellow Barn Concert

Saturday, July 15 | 8:00pm
Works by Schubert, Pesson, Donatoni, and Schumann
Franz Schubert (1797-1828) String Quartet in B-flat Major, D.112 (1814)
Violaine Melançon, Eva Aronian, violins; Katherine Murdock, viola; Rainer Crosett, cello
 
Gérard Pesson (b.1958) Récréations françaises (1995)
Rosie Gallagher, flute; Mark Hill, oboe; Ran Kampel, clarinet; Brian Hong, violin; Nicholas Mann, viola; Aaron Wolff, cello
 
Intermission
 
Franco Donatoni (1927-2000) Alamari (1983)
Michael Kaufman, cello; Lizzie Burns, double bass; Abigail Sin, piano
 
Robert Schumann (1810-1856) Piano Trio in G Minor, Op.110 (1851)
Peter Frankl, piano; Jennifer Liu, violin; Natasha Brofsky, cello