Premiere Party to Celebrate 25th Anniversary of RSMI

RSMI 25th Anniversary | $10 BGH Series

Bennett Gordon Hall
Monday, August 12, 2013
7:00 PM
Gates Open
8:00 PM
Concert Starts

Reserved $10
No Lawn
Ticket & dining package $40 (Promo code DINING)

You can make the concert a complete evening out when you purchase the concert/dining package for $40 per performance. This convenient package comes complete with dinner in the Freehling Room followed by the performance in the Bennett Gordon Hall.

Program

Program to include world premiere songs by Jake Heggie, Aaron Jay Kernis, Ramsey Lewis, David Ludwig, Stephen Paulus, Roberto Sierra and Augusta Read Thomas commissioned for the RSMI 25th anniversary.

Program Notes

Roberto Sierra
(b. 1953) 
 
  Décimas *

Madrugada
Amanecer
Muerta

Paloma Friedhoff Bello, soprano
Renate Rohlfing, piano

 
Duparc
(1848-1943) 
 
  Phidylé
La manoir de Rosamonde

David Margulis, tenor
Brent Funderburk, piano

 
Augusta Read Thomas
(b. 1964)
 
  Twilight Butterfly *

Gan-ya Ben-gur Akselrod, soprano
Adam Nielsen, piano

 
Schoenberg
(1874-1951)
  Warnung
Die Aufgeregten
Tod

Fleur Barron, mezzo-soprano
Renana Gutman, piano

 
David Ludwig
(b. 1974)
  Still Life *

Meredith Lustig, soprano
Renana Gutman, piano

 
Wolf
(1810-1903)
  Abschied
Der Rattenfänger

Yohan Yi, bass-baritone
Renate Rohlfing, piano

 
Intermission
 
Aaron Jay Kernis
(b. 1960)
  Clear Midnight *

Lóránt Najbauer, baritone
Natalia Katyukova, piano

 
Zemlinksy
(1871-1942)  
 
  Selections from Op. 13

Die drei Schwestern
Die Mädchen mit den verbundenen Augen
Sie kam zum Schloss gegangen

Catherine Martin, mezzo-soprano
Renate Rohlfing, piano

 
Schubert
(1797-1828) 
 
  Nacht und Träume
Gretchen am Spinnrade

Rebecca Pedersen, soprano
Brent Funderburk, piano

 
Ramsey Lewis
(b. 1935)
  Quiet Moments *

Jazimina MacNeil, mezzo-soprano
Brent Funderburk, piano

 
Foster
(1826-1964)
 
  Beautiful Dreamer
 
Copland
(1900-1990)
 
  Simple Gifts

Simone Osborne, soprano
Adam Nielsen, piano

 
Jake Heggie
(b. 1961)
  By the Spring, at Sunset *

Kyle Bielfield, tenor
Adam Nielsen, piano

 
George Crumb
(b. 1929)
  Three Early Songs

Night
Let It Be Forgotten
Wind Elegy (W.E.W.)

Laetitia de Beck Spitzer Grimaldi, soprano
Brent Funderburk, piano

 
Stephen Paulus
(b. 1949)
  Was It All a Dream *

Musa Ngqungwana, bass-baritone
Renate Rohlfing, piano

 

 

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