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Friday, July 30, 2021 • 7:30 PM

Opening Night: Ode to Joy

Prelude Interview with SummerFest Music Director Inon Barnatan Hosted by Eric Bromberger · 6:30 PM

Part of

The Baker-Baum Concert Hall
Inon Barnatan

Join SummerFest musicians as they delve into the works that bring them comfort and joy. The concert concludes with a miracle of youth: the Mendelssohn Octet, which was written when the composer was just 16 and lives on as one of the most joyful pieces of chamber music ever written.

 

BEETHOVEN 
Ode to Joy from Symphony No. 9, Op. 125 (arr. Liszt)

MOZART/GRIEG
Piano Sonata in C Major (arr. for two pianos)

KREISLER
Londonderry Air

ADAMS
Road Movies

DE FALLA
Suite Populaire Espagnole

GJEILO
Ubi Caritas

HAWKINS
Until I Found The Lord

MENDELSSOHN
String Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20

Featured Artists

Inon Barnatan

piano

Calidore Quartet

ensemble

Paul Huang

violin

Jun Iwasaki

violin

Kings Return

ensemble

Blake Pouliot

violin

Roman Rabinovich

piano

Jonathan Vinocour

viola

Alisa Weilerstein

cello

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