Saturday, July 7, 2018

Past event (2018)

Masterclass: Gilbert Kalish, piano

Saturday, July 7 | 10:30am


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 7 | 7:00pm

A conversation with pianist Gilbert Kalish

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.

On Saturday, July 14, audience members are invited to Next Stage for the film "Speak the Music", a documentary about Robert Mann followed by a discussion with Nicholas Mann.

Yellow Barn Concert

Saturday, July 7 | 8:00pm
Works by Rautavaara, Ravel, Lim, Schumann, Brahms, Mahler, and Cage

Einojuhani Rautavaara (1928-2016) Ballad for Harp and Strings (1973/1981)
Marion Ravot, harp; Violaine Melançon, Leonard Fu, violins; Lauren Siess, viola; Sein Lee, cello; Peter Walsh, double bass

Maurice Ravel (1875-1937) Chansons madécasses (1925-26)
Lucy Shelton, soprano; Rosie Gallagher, flute; Coleman Itzkoff, cello; Gilbert Kalish, piano

Liza Lim (b.1966) Love Letter (2011)
Sam Seyong Um, hand drum

Robert Schumann (1810-1856) Adagio and Allegro, Op.70 (1849)
Yoshika Masuda, cello; Alice Chenyang Xu, piano


Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) Waltzes, Op.39 (1865)
Peter Frankl, Gilbert Kalish, piano four-hands

Gustav Mahler (1860-1911) Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen “Songs of a Wayfarer” (1883-85)
Melanie Henley Heyn, soprano; Rosie Gallagher, flute; Yasmina Spiegelberg, clarinet; Emma Frucht, Juliette Roos, violins; Katherine Murdock, viola; Jean-Michel Fonteneau, cello; Peter Walsh, double bass; EunAe Lee, piano; Pedro Borges, harmonium; Sam Seyong Um, percussion

John Cage (1912-1992) Experiences No.2 (1948)
William Sharp, voice