Skaneateles Festival Not Your Mother's Chamber Music Concert Hits the Silk Road!
Thursday, August 14, 2014
$22 to $28, free for children 12 and under
The famous Silk Road linked th ecultures of the ancient world and has enchanted composers for centuries. Travel this cultural byway with Asian-inspired music.
Cui: Orientale, Op. 50, No. 9
Kreisler: Tambourin Chinois (The Chinese Tambourine)
Rimsky-Korsakov: selections from String Sextet in A Major
Chen Yi: Fiddle Suite for Erhu and String Quartet
Hovhaness: 4 Bagatelles for String Quartet, Op. 30
Borodin: selections from Piano Quintet in C Minor
Steve Reich: Nagoya Marimbas
Bizet: Adieux de l'hôtesse arabe (Farewell of the Arab Hostess)
Debussy: Rondel Chinois (Poem on a Chinese Scene)
Leonard Bernstein: “What a Movie” from Trouble in Tahiti