THE MUSICAL OFFERING
46th Season - Emigrés and Mentors
Sundin Music Hall | Hamline University, St. Paul, MN
OCTOBER 23, 2016 | 3:00 PM
Caprice on Danish and Russian Airs op. 79 for flute, oboe, clarinet and piano
Jane Garvin, flute; John Snow, oboe; David Pharris, clarinet; Susan Billmeyer, piano
Quintet op. 39 for oboe, clarinet, violin, viola and bass
John Snow, oboe, David Pharris, clarinet, Celine Leathead, violin,Sam Bergman, viola, Kristen Bruya, bass
String Quartet op. 10
Celine Leathead, Natalia Moiseeva, violins; Sam Bergman, viola; Jim Jacobson, cello
The former two pieces will be repeated Monday evening at a special concert in the Bakken Museum - click here for details and tickets.
Our first concert of the season explores the links between the Parisian salon and the Russian court through virtuosic pieces that traveled across Europe and represent the synthesis of styles woven together in Paris. This concert closes with a performance of Debussy's beloved String Quartet - a testament to the explosive creativity of the turn of the 20th century.
MUSIC RETURNS TO THE BAKKEN: We bring our season’s first concert to the Bakken’s jewel box historic ballroom for the first time in 20 years. This hour-long program fits right into your weekday schedule – with wine, tasty nibbles, and free museum access before and after the concert. Doors open at 7:00. Sponsored by Westside Volkswagen. Monday, October 24th; 7:00 Museum Opens, 7:30 Performance; $30 general admission, a wine ticket and a cheese spread included, only 70 seats available. Tickets available online - Sponsored by Westside Volkswagen.
SUBSCRIBER PERKS: TMOs subscription package is $100 for all four concerts, including The Kitchen Revue food & wine event (regularly $50, all-inclusive). In addition, subscribers receive three regular season guest passes to use with their friends and family at the October, January, and/or April concerts - a $200 value! Click Here or call 651-523-2459 and press 2 to place your order, or purchase the package at our first concert on October 23rd.
GETTING THERE AND PARKING: Sundin Music Hall is located at 1531 Hewitt Avenue on the campus of Hamline University in Saint Paul. Free parking is available one half-block east and NiceRide bikes are available nearby. The Hamline campus is a stop on the new A Line rapid bus route, and is located just blocks north of the Metro Transit Green Line. The hall features curbless entry feet from the door and is accessible for all who wish to hear our music.
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.
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