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Manchester Music Festival

  • Southern Vermont Arts Center Southern Vermont Arts Center Drive Manchester, VT, 05255 United States (map)

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Free Pre-Concert Talk and Recital

Join Manchester Music Festival Artistic Director Adam Neiman prior to each festival concert on Thursday evenings from 6-7:30pm.

At 6:00pm, attend a 30 minute talk in the SVAC Yester House explaining not only what the composers were setting out to do, but the personal, social and cultural factors that influenced the music of that evening’s festival concert.

Adam will then welcome one of the evening’s musicians as a special guest beginning at 6:45pm in SVAC’s Arkell Pavilion for a 30 minute recital.

Chopin Valse in A flat Major, Op. 34, No.1
Chopin Etude in E Major, Op. 10, No.3
Chopin Etude in C Minor, Op. 10, No. 12
Rachmaninoff Prelude in D Major, Op. 23, No, 4
Rachmaninoff Prelude in G minor, Op. 23, No, 5
Rachmaninoff Etude Tableaux in E Flat Minor, Op. 39, No, 5
Rachmaninoff Prelude in G Sharp Minor, Op. 32, No. 12
Rachmaninoff Moments Musicaux in E Minor, Op. 16, No. 4
Vassily Primakov, piano

8:00 pm Schubert, Beethoven, Messiaen, Strauss, & Brahms

Main Program:
Schubert: “Notturno” for Piano Trio, D. 897
Beethoven: Piano Trio in G Major, Op. 1 No. 2
Messiaen: “Appel Interstellaire” for Solo Horn
Strauss: Andante in F Major, for Horn & Piano, Op. Posth.
Brahms: Horn Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 40

David Griffin, horn

Andrés Cárdenes, violin
Silver Medal, Tchaikovsky International Violin Competition
Former Concertmaster, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Faculty, Carnegie Mellon University

Yehuda Hanani, cello
Artistic Director, Close Encounters with Music and High Peaks Music Festival
Faculty, University of Cincinnati

Vassily Primakov, piano
Winner, Young Concert Artists International Auditions
Named Classical Recording Foundation’s “Young Artist of the Year”

Later Event: July 14
Solo Exhibition: From Far Away