2022 Concert #3 in support of NCMF
Saturday, August 13, 2022
An Evening Concert in support of NCMF
This unique concert offers an opportunity to hear chamber music in an intimate setting at a private home with spectacular views of the Great Marsh.
The program includes a preview of the 2022 commissioned piece with a libretto by beloved neighbor and accomplished poet, Rhina Espaillat. After the concert, join Rhina, Composer-in-Residence Jon Deak, and all the festival artists for conversation, with drinks and hors d’oeuvres.
This event supports the Newburyport Chamber Music Festival in its mission to bring world-class musicians to Newburyport.
See program below
Ysaÿe: Sonata No. 5, Opus 27 for unaccompanied violin
Espaillat: Recitation of “The Jury”
Deak: Sneak preview of the commission for the summer - “The Jury” for string quartet and soprano, libretto by Rhina Espaillat
George: Recitation of “Litany” and “Rapture” by Rhina Espaillat
Schoenberg: String Quartet No. 2, Opus 10