Claire Bryant

cellist, teacher, advocate

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Newburyport Chamber Music Festival


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THURSDAY, AUGUST 17
Pre-Concert Lecture 6:45 pm

Pre-Concert Lecture with cellist Claire Bryant

CONCERT 7:30PM
“Different Trains”

Music of Schnittke, Barrière, Shostakovich, and Reich

Location: St. Paul's Church (Google Maps)
166 High Street, Newburyport

Alfred Schnittke (1934 - 1998) - Moz-Art (on K. 416d) for 2 violins (1976) Jean-Baptiste Barrière (1707 - 1747) - Sonata for two cellos, Sonata No. 10 in G Major Dmitri Shostakovich (1906 - 1975) - String Quartet No. 5 in Bb Major, Opus 92
Steve Reich (b.1936) - "Different Trains” for string quartet and pre-recorded tape

SATURDAY, AUGUST 19
Pre-Concert Lecture 6:45 pm

Pre-Concert Lecture with NCMF Artistic Director David Yang & Friends

Concert: “I Could See The Sky” 7:30 pm

Music of Haydn, Prokofiev, and Composer-in-Residence, Kile Smith. Collaboration of NCMF with Newburyport Choral Society, Greater Newburyport Children’s Chorus, The Choir School, and organist Meg Harper. World-premiere commission of Composer-in-Residence Kile Smith.

Franz Josef Haydn(1732 - 1809) - String Quartet, Opus 76, Number 1 in G Major
Kile Smith (b. 1956) - Ballade and March (*world premiere*) for solo organ Sergei Prokofiev (1891 - 1953) - String Quartet No. 2 in F Major, Opus 92
Kile Smith (b. 1956) - "I Could See the Sky" for chorus, children’s choir, organ, and string quartet

Location: Central Congregation Church, Newburyport, MA
14 Titcomb Street, Newbuyport MA

SUNDAY, AUGUST 20, 4:00 pm
Concert: “I Could See The Sky”

Music of Haydn, Prokofiev, and Composer-in-Residence, Kile Smith. Collaboration of NCMF with Newburyport Choral Society, Greater Newburyport Children’s Chorus, The Choir School, and organist Meg Harper. World-premiere commission of Composer-in-Residence Kile Smith.

Location: St. John's Episcopal Church (Google Maps)
101 Chapel Street, Portsmouth NH 03801

For tickets please call St. John's Episcopal Church 603-436-8283

 

Earlier Event: July 23
Bennington Chamber Music Conference
Later Event: September 12
NOVUS NY