Act III: Spring Serenade – Annual Food and Wine Event

March 8, 2020

Suite from Much Ado About Nothing, Op. 11 by Erich Korngold
Luscious incidental music, full of humor and love, for four scenes from Shakespeare’s endearing comedy

Trio for Flute, Bassoon, and Piano, WoO 37 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Beethoven wrote this youthful Trio when he was only 15 years old for one of his piano students and her family

Nonetto for Chamber Ensemble by Nino Rota
A quirky, delightful piece from the man who scored movies for the likes of Fellini, Zeffirelli, and Coppolaky

The Stories

Three-time Academy Award nominee Erich Korngold won an Oscar in 1939 for his score to The Adventures of Robin Hoodstarring Errol Flynn.

Nino Rota created the score for The Godfather, featuring his beautiful main theme, and won an Oscar in 1975 for his score to The Godfather Part II.