July 09, 2013
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Tuesday, July 9, 1:00 PM - Vail Interfaith Chapel
J.S. Bach: Solo Cello Suites
Hai-ye Ni, cello
The six suites for solo cello by J. S. Bach are among the most iconic works of music ever composed. Spiritual, emotional, and intellectual, they have been performed by the world's greatest cellists at occasions like the fall of the Berlin Wall and at memorial services for the victims of 9/11.
Tuesday, July 9, 6:00 PM - Sheehy Residence, Beaver Creek
Chausson's Romantic Masterpiece
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
Members of The Philadelphia Orchestra
CHAUSSON: Concerto in D major for Violin, Piano and String Quartet, Op. 21
A dream team of noted musicians comes together to perform Chausson’s rarely heard concerto, a rich, warm-sounding, melodic example of late French Romanticism. Chausson called the two main instruments "projections against the quartet background." We call it a neglected masterpiece and posterity vigorously agrees.
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Bravo! Vail was incorporated in 1987 as a public 501 (c) 3 Colorado non-profit corporation. Since its founding, the Festival's purpose has been to stimulate and foster public interest and appreciation of the performing arts, especially music; to serve the State of Colorado and the Vail Valley community through the presentation and sponsorship of musical concerts, activities, and events of the highest international standards; to promote and assist the economic base of the Vail Valley through presentation of such concerts; and to enhance the quality of life for residents and visitors alike to the Valley.