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Bernstein: Arias and Barcarolles

June 21, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Prelude at 6:45 p.m.:

Bartok: String Quartet No.1
Omer Quartet

After Bernstein’s performance at the White House in 1960, President Eisenhower remarked, “You know, I liked that last piece you played: it’s got a theme. I like music with a theme, not all them arias and barcarolles.” Inspired by the President’s response, Leonard Bernstein would go on to be create his Arias and Barcarolles, a charming and entertaining work for soprano, baritone and piano four hands. Join pianists James Tocco and Robert Conway alongside soprano Nicole Greenidge Joseph and baritone Daniel Gross for a performance of this playful piece. Other featured pieces include Fauré’s Piano Quartet in C minor and a piece by Festival Stone Composer Fellow, Shen Yiwen.


Artists: Robert Conway, James Tocco, Tien-Hsin Cindy Wu, Daniel Gross, Nicole Greenidge Joseph, AYA Trio, Omer Quartet

Schoenfield: Andalusia (WORLD PREMIERE)
Cindy Wu

Omer Quartet

Faure: Piano Quartet in C minor
AYA Trio, Cindy Wu


Bernstein: Arias and Barcarolles
James Tocco, Robert Conway, Nicole Greenidge Joseph, Daniel Gross

Ticketing Information:
General Admission | $42
35 & Younger General Admission | $12

Date: June 21, 2018
Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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