Saturday, October 22, 2016
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
This concert will feature the following:
Pianist Mao Saito will perform Alexander Scriabin’s Piano Sonata No. 3 in F-sharp minor, Op. 23. Oboist Adelle Rodkey will play selections from Benjamin Britten’s Six Metamorphoses after Ovid, Op. 49 (1951) and the Telemann Fantasia in e minor, written originally for unaccompanied flute. In a set entitled “What About the Waltz?”, soprano Deborah Bertling and pianist Kacey Link will perform “Je veux vivre” by Charles Gounod, from the opera Romeo et Juliette, and “Heut’ macht die Welt Sonntag für mich” by Johann Strauss II. Finally, they will be joined by baritone Brian Hotchkin for a performance of the Merry Widow Valse by Franz Lehár.
Featured image: Benjamin Britten (1913-1976), ca 1946