An Artistic M’nagerie: Collaborations of Mind, Hand and Imagerie

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Start Date: Jan 23 2011
Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 3pm



Enjoy an afternoon of music and art, featuring Milhaud’s La cr’ation du monde, a ballet based on African mythology, as well as Satie’s Parade and Stravinsky’s legendary Sacre du Printemps, performed in the composers’ own arrangements for piano four hands. Great works of art by Leger, Picasso, Bonnard and others will be illuminated on a screen above the stage ‘ showcasing images from nature and ballet. Baritone David Kravitz sings songs by Poulenc.

Marcus Thompson gives a pre-concert talk at 2:00 PM.

PERFORMERS:
David Kravitz, baritone; Randall Hodgkinson, piano; Mihae Lee, piano, all members of the Boston Chamber Music Society.

Tickets: $25, $37, $46

PROGRAM:
Satie: Parade
Ravel: Histoires naturelles, for Voice and Piano
Milhaud: La cr’ation du monde (The Creation of the World)
Poulenc: Le bestiaire, for Voice and Piano
Stravinsky: Le sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)

Listen to Music Samples at

www.bostonchambermusic.org