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August 2020

Mainstage Concert 1: Last Songs

August 23 @ 3:00 pm
Elley-Long Music Center at St. Michael’s College 223 Ethan Allen Avenue
Colchester, VT 05446 United States

Schubert’s divine cello quintet, his final instrumental chamber work, is universally considered among the crown jewels of the chamber music repertoire. For our performance, the Schubert sits opposite an arrangement for soprano and piano of the final work of Richard Strauss’s long and productive career, his Four Last Songs. Beethoven, String Trio [...]

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Mainstage Concert 2: A Song by Mahler

August 28 @ 7:30 pm
Elley-Long Music Center at St. Michael’s College 223 Ethan Allen Avenue
Colchester, VT 05446 United States

The centerpiece of the 2020 LCCMF is this 80-minute Music Theater co-commission (in collaboration with the festivals of Chamber Music Northwest, Santa Fe, La Jolla, and the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center) about a celebrated concert singer who is diagnosed with  Alzheimer’s disease.  She and her pianist husband come [...]

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Mainstage Concert 3: Love Songs

August 30 @ 3:00 pm
Elley-Long Music Center at St. Michael’s College 223 Ethan Allen Avenue
Colchester, VT 05446 United States

Two different kinds of love fueled the two composers’ works on this final concert.  Smetana’s intensely emotional piano trio is an elegy for his first daughter who tragically died at the age of four. Schumann’s “year of song” in 1840 was inspired by his courtship and marriage to Clara, a [...]

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