2015 Summer Festival

AUGUST 6 – 22, 2015

August 6, 5:30pm (Chamber Music on Lopez Island)
Russian Tableaux
David Popper Requiem for three cellos and piano
Buxton Orr Carmen
Liszt (arr. Kostov/Valkov Duo) Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
Prokofiev (arr. Harrison) Visions fugitives for saxophone and piano
Grigoras Dinicu (arr. Hager) Hora Staccato for saxophone and piano
Anton Arensky Quartet in A minor for violin, viola, and two cellos
& additional piece to be determined

Orcas Island Concerts
 August 7 at 7:30pm/August 8 at 5:30pm
Russian Tableaux

Rachmaninoff Suite No. 1 Fantaisie-Tableaux for two pianos
David Popper Requiem for three cellos and piano
Buxton Orr Carmen
Liszt (arr. Kostov/Valkov Duo) Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2
Prokofiev (arr. Harrison) Visions fugitives for saxophone and piano
Grigoras Dinicu (arr. Hager) Hora Staccato for saxophone and piano
Anton Arensky Quartet in A minor for violin, viola, and two cellos

August 11 at 7:30pm/August 12 at 5:30pm
Façade
Mozart Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, KV 493
Charles Koechlin Épitaphe de Jean Harlow for flute, saxophone and piano
Gershwin (arr. McAllister) Preludes for saxophone and piano
William Walton Façade – An Entertainment

Wednesday, August 12     1:00 pm  Children’s Concert – The Story of Babar

August 14 at 7:30pm/August 15 at 5:30pm
The Romantic Cello
Mozart (arr. Moore) Overture to The Marriage of Figaro for four cellos
Schumann Fantasy Pieces for cello and piano
Brahms String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 51
PDQ Bach (edited Schickele) Sonata for viola four hands and harpsichord 
Beethoven Eyeglasses Duo for viola and cello
Mendelssohn Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 49

Aug 18 at 7:30pm/August 19 at 5:30pm
Orcas~trations: Into the Woods
Villa-Lobos Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 for eight cellos and voice
Brahms Selected Intermezzi for solo piano
Beethoven Sonata No. 5 in D Major, Op. 102, No. 2 for cello and piano
Mozart Oboe Quartet in F Major, K 370
Richard Strauss (arr. Hughes) Morgen for oboe, cello, piano
Arnold Schönberg Verklärte Nacht (Transfigured Night)

Friday, August 21               1:00 pm  Program for Seniors

Aug 21 at 7:30pm/August 22 at 5:30pm
Hallelujah Junction
Vivaldi Oboe Concerto in D minor
Haydn String Quartet in D minor, Op. 76, No. 2 Fifths
John Adams Hallelujah Junction for two pianos
Benjamin Britten Phantasy Quartet for oboe and strings
Rachmaninoff Suite No. 2 for two pianos

Artistic Director Aloysia Friedmann, violin/viola and  Artistic Advisor Jon Kimura Parker, piano, will welcome the following artists to the 18th Season: the Miró Quartet,  Oliver Aldort, cello; Paul Hansen, percussion; David Harding, viola; Desmond Hoebig, cello; Nathan Hughes, oboe; Lachezar Kostov, cello; Timothy McAllister, saxophone; Lorna McGhee, flute; James Paul, conductor; Charlie Porter, trumpet; Orli Shaham, piano; Adam Stern, reciter; Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir, cello;  Viktor Valkov, piano; and  Sandy Yamamoto, violin.
Assisting Artists are: Sharon Abreu, voice; Roberta Hansen Downey, cello; Sasha von Dassow, cello and Frances Walton, cello. Teaching Artists are Rachel Buchman and Monique Mead.