Poetry in Music

All programs presented at the Elley-Long Music Center, Saint Michael's College, Colchester, VT

Festival Opening Concert

Sunday, August 24, 3:00 pm

Beethoven, Piano Trio in E-flat, Op. 1 No. 1
Poulenc, Fiançailles pour rire
Schumann, Der Nußbaum
                    Meine Rose
                    Röselein, Röselein
                    Er ist's
Mozart, Divertimento for string trio

Hyunah Yu, soprano
Soovin Kim, violin
Paul Neubauer, viola
Marcy Rosen, cello
Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano

Festival Wednesday Concert

Wednesday, August 27, 7:30 pm

D. Ludwig, Our Long War
W. Bolcom, Let Evening Come
Bolcom and Morris, Classic Popular American Songs

                        Sarah Shafer, soprano
                        Joan Morris, soprano
                        Bella Hristova, violin
                        Paul Neubauer, viola
                        William Bolcom, piano
                        Ellen Hwangbo, piano

Festival Friday Concert

Friday, August 29, 7:30 pm

Mendelssohn, Herbstlied
                       Maiglöckchen und die Blümelein
Phillip Golub, Fireflies (world premiere)
Schubert, The Shepherd on the Rock
Brahms, Trio for clarinet, cello and piano

Sarah Shafer, soprano
Hyunah Yu, soprano
Randall Scarlata, baritone
Peter Stumpf, cello
Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet
Ellen Hwangbo, piano
Shai Wosner, piano

Festival Closing Concert

Sunday, August 31, 3:00 pm
concert presented in honor of Ann B. Emery

Schumann, Five Pieces in Folk Style, Op. 102, for cello and piano
Shostakovich, Seven Romances on Poems of Alexander Blok
Ravel, Piano trio

                        Hyunah Yu, soprano
                        Bella Hristova, violin
                        Soovin Kim, violin
                        Ed Arron, cello
                        Peter Stumpf, cello
                        Gloria Chien, piano
                        Ignat Solzhenitsyn, piano

Festival Noons Onstage

Saturday, August 23, 12:00 noon

French and German Art Song

      Hyunah Yu, soprano, and Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano
      Commentary by Leon Botstein

Tuesday, August 26, 12:00 noon

Schubert, Winterreise
     Randall Scarlata, baritone, and Gloria Chien, piano
     Commentary by Cori Ellison

Festival Saturdays

First Festival Saturday, August 23, 2014

9:30 am Master Classes

Noon Onstage
      Hyunah Yu, soprano, and Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano
      with Commentary by Leon Botstein

2:30 pm Bruno Price Presents BOWS!

4:00 pm Festival Opening Reception

Second Festival Saturday, August 30, 2014

11:00 am Young Quartet in Residence Concert
      Schumann, String Quartet in A Major, Op. 41 No. 3

1:30 pm Ignat Solzhenitsyn, On the Shostakovich Blok Songs

3:00 pm Sounding Board


David Ludwig’s Inside Pitch Series

Festival Monday, August 25, 3:00 pm

The Poetry of Maurice Ravel, with David Ludwig

Festival Tuesday, August 26, 10:30 am

Setting the Poet’s Voice, with David Ludwig, Katie Ford, and the Young Composers

Festival Thursday, August 28, 3:00 pm

The Poetry of William Bolcom, with William Bolcom and David Ludwig

Festival Bach on Church (FREE events)

BCA Center, 135 Church Street, Burlington

Festival Monday, August 25, 12:15 pm

   Marcy Rosen, cello and Paul Neubauer, viola

Festival Thursday, August 28, 12:15 pm

    Peter Stumpf, cello