Saturday, July 6, 2019

Past event (2019)

Masterclass: Gilbert Kalish, piano

Saturday, July 6 | 10:30am

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.

Pre-Concert Discussion

Saturday, July 6 | 7:00pm
With pianist Gilbert Kalish and Artistic Director Seth Knopp

Pianist Gilbert Kalish talks about Igor Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring

Pre-Concert Discussions

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

Yellow Barn Concert

Saturday, July 6 | 8:00pm
Works by Debussy, Stravinsky, Carter, Shostakovich, and Scelsi
 
Claude Debussy (1862-1918) Danses sacrée et profane (Sacred and Profane Dances) (1904)
Noël Wan, harp; Anny Chen, Zenas Hsu, violins; Rosemary Nelis, viola; Matthew Chen, cello; Pete Walsh, double bass
 
Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971) The Rite of Spring (1913) | Program Note
Gilbert Kalish and Sophiko Simsive, piano four-hands
 
Intermission
 
Elliott Carter (1908-2012) Saëta (Arrow) from Eight Pieces for Four Timpani (1950) | Program Note
Sam Seyong Um, timpani
 
Dmitri Shostakovich (1882-1971) Seven Romances on Poems of Alexander Blok (1967) | Program Note
Lucy Shelton, soprano; Sophia Anna Szokolay, violin; Annie Jacobs-Perkins, cello; Vivian Hornik Weilerstein, piano
 
Giacinto Scelsi (1905-1988) Chemin du coeur (The Heart’s Path) (1929) | Program Note
Jaha Lee, violin; Emely Phelps, piano