April 29, 2017

Music From Angel Fire – Angel Fire Schedule 2015

mfaf-01Wednesday, August 26, 1:00 pm
Angel Fire Community Center | Free
Encounters: Meet the Composer
Get up-close-and-personal with the musicians and music being rehearsed in this free open rehearsal. Hear 2015 Music From Angel Fire Composer-in-Residence, David Ludwig, discuss his newly-written piece. Fun and informal!

Wednesday, August 26, 7:00 pm
Angel Fire Community Center | $30/$40
A Personal World Premiere
Celebrate the birth of a new piece of music written just for Music from Angel Fire, including a special personal touch, by composer David Ludwig. Performed by David’s new bride and former Music From Angel Fire Young Artist, Bella Hristova along with two of her mentors, Ida Kavafian and Steven Tenenbom. Also on the program is “Dover Beach”, written by Ludwig’s predecessor at Curtis, Samuel Barber, sung by the incomparable Susanne Mentzer.

Friday, August 28, 1:00 pm
United Church of Angel Fire, Angel Fire | Free
Chamber Music 101 (Part II)
Are you new to Music From Angel Fire? Want to brush up on your knowledge of chamber music? Learn more about the music being performed this season as Jonathan Coopersmith, chair of musical studies at the Curtis Institute of Music, leads the audience in the second of two free sessions

Friday, August 28, 7:00 pm
United Church of Angel Fire, Angel Fire | $35/$45
Musical Conversations II: The Genius of Bach
Enjoy an evening of Musical Conversations in the first concert of a 3-part series. Ida Kavafian and Festival Host Jonathan Coopersmith guide the audience through a musical journey of the miraculous music of J.S. Bach, exploring the secular, the sacred, the vocal and the instrumental. Hosted by Ida Kavafian and Jonathan Coopersmith

Sunday, August 30, 2:00 pm
Angel Fire Community Center | $30
Annual Salon Concert
You won’t want to miss this Music From Angel Fire tradition filled with fantastic fun, hilarious humor and lots of laughs. Always a season highlight!

Wednesday, September 2, 7:00 pm
United Church of Angel Fire, Angel Fire | $35/$45
Musical Conversations III: The Genius of Bach
Enjoy an evening of Musical Conversations in the first concert of a 3-part series. Ida Kavafian and Festival Host Jonathan Coopersmith guide the audience through a musical journey of the miraculous music of J.S. Bach, exploring the secular, the sacred, the vocal and the instrumental.

Thursday, September 3, 10:00 am
Eagle Nest Elementary School, Eagle Nest | Free
Youth & Family Concert
Featuring Toby Appel, host and narrator, and musicians from the Young Artist program.

Friday, September 4, 1:00 pm
Angel Fire Community Center | Free
Closer Encounters: Meet the Composer
Get up-close-and-personal with the musicians and music being rehearsed in this free open rehearsal. Hear 2015 Young Artist Composer-in-Residence, Alyssa Weinberg, discuss her newly-written piece. Fun and informal!

Sunday, September 6, 2:00 pm
Angel Fire Community Center | $30/$40
The Curtis Connection
Another World Premiere, this one written by our Young Artist Composer-in-Residence, Alyssa Weinberg will be presented. The YA Wind Quintet will also be showcased in an appropriately titled work for the end of the season by Barber, Summer Music.

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