Music on the Brandywine: Dolce Suono Trio
Enjoy a rare performance of "American Canvas for Flute, Cello, and Piano" by Jennifer Higdon, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer, commissioned by Dolce Suono Ensemble. The piece features three movements inspired by great American painters: Andrew Wyeth, Georgia O'Keeffe, and Jackson Pollock.
The trio is comprised of internationally acclaimed artists Mimi Stillman, flutist, founder and artistic director, who is a well-known soloist, chamber musician, and Yamaha Performing Artist; Charles Abramovic, pianist, Professor of Keyboard Studies at Temple University and Stillman's duo partner of 14 years; and Nathan Vickery, cellist and member of The New York Philharmonic.
$40, members and $50 for non-members; includes a complimentary glass of wine or sparkling water and light fare. Cash bar available. The performance begins at 7 p.m., Museum galleries will be open prior to the performance for guests to view Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect.
Mimi Stillman, flute
Nathan Vickery, cello
Charles Abramovic, piano
|Piano Trio in A Minor “Hafträsk”, JS 207
Allegro maestoso (arr. Stillman)
|Jean Sibelius (1865-1967)|
I. Variations on a Dream
|Andrea Clearfield (1960)|
On a Clear Morning
|Philippe Gaubert (1879-1941)|
Waldesruhe, Op. 68
|Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)|
|Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune
|Claude Debussy (1862-1918)|
|American Canvas for Flute, Cello, and Piano (2015)
|Jennifer Higdon (1962)|
|Songs from “West Side Story”
|Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)|