Saturday, July 29, 2017

Past event (2017)

Pre-Concert Discussion

Saturday, July 29 | 7:00pm

Before the final concert of Jörg Widmann’s Composer Residency, Seth Knopp leads a conversation with the composer on the marriage of his musical loves and his own work.

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 29 | 8:00pm
Works by Widmann, Mendelssohn, Schumann, and Schubert
Jörg Widmann (b.1973) Nachtstück (1998)
Alan Kay, clarinet; Aaron Wolff, cello; Marisa Gupta, piano
Jörg Widmann (b.1973) Hallstudie (2003)
Eduardo Leandro, Emely Phelps, Ellen Hwangbo, Marisa Gupta, piano
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) Lieder ohne Worte (Songs Without Words), Op.67 No.5 “The Shepherd’s Complaint” (1843-45)
Emely Phelps, piano
Robert Schumann (1810-1856) Märchenbilder (Fairy tale pictures), Op.113 (1851)
Aiden Kane, viola; Christina Dahl, piano
Jörg Widmann (b.1973) Oktett (2004)
North American premiere
Ran Kampel, clarinet; Stephen Stirling, French horn; Brad Balliett, bassoon; Harriet Langley, Eva Aronian, violins; Meredith Kufchak, viola; Yoshika Masuda, cello; Lizzie Burns, double bass
Franz Schubert (1797-1828) Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The Shepherd on the Rock), D.965 (1828)
Melanie Henley Heyn, soprano; Jörg Widmann, clarinet, Seth Knopp, piano