Nov
23
11:00 PM23:00

Festival Bernstein 100

Nachtkonzert, One touch of Genius!

Songs for Broadway by Leonard Bernstein and Kurt Weill

Fredrika Brillembourg Mezzo Soprano, Frank Schulte Piano

Schedule:

Nachtkonzert: “One touch of Genius!”  Friday, November 23rd, 2018 11pm

Dinner with Lenny Sunday: November 25th, 2018 8:30pm

Candide: December 12 and 31, 2018 // January 10 and 25 // February 10 and March 27, 2019 7:30pm

Festival Bernstein 100

Between 1930 and 1970, Leonard Bernstein and Kurt Weill, both successful classical composers, turned their gifts to the Broadway stage. Their unforgettable songs, with lyrics by such luminaries as Ogden Nash, Maxwell Anderson, Stephen Sondheim, Betty Comden, and Adolf Green, expressed the tenor of the times, and became popular hits and part of our American musical vernacular.

One Touch of Genius is both an exploration of the lives of Bernstein and Weill and a tribute to the exuberance, wit, and dark beauty of their Broadway songs. The program will include music from On the Town, One Touch of Venus, Lost in the Stars, Wonderful Town, Lady in the Dark, Candide, Street Scene, West Side Story, Trouble in Tahiti, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, Peter Pan, and Knickerbocker Holiday.

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Dec
18
2:15 PM14:15

RESPIGHI, IL TRAMONTO FOR MEZZO SOPRANO AND STRING QUARTET

Close up: artist in residence concert: Lisa Batiashvili

Chamber music concert with members the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Kleine Zaal , Concertgebouw,  Amsterdam

PROGRAM

Puccini - Crisantemi for string quartet

Respighi - Il tramonto, P. 101 for mezzo soprano and string quartet

Wolf - Italiaanse serenade in G

Tchaikovsky - Souvenir de Florence in d, op. 70

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© · Fredrika Brillembourg