American Symphony Orchestra presents Two Remarkable Evening Concerts performed on the Sculpture at Opus 40
June 24 & September 9, 5 PM
Thursday, June 24th 5PM (Rain Date: June 25th): Winds Among the Trees: American Symphony Orchestra Wind Sextet
Enjoy an evening of rarely-heard music that will immerse you in a sprawling landscape. Featuring works from Carl Maria von Weber, Matyas Seiber, and more, this unique program exploring the evolution of the wind sextet in the 19th and 20th Centuries is not to be missed! With Shari Hoffman (clarinet), Lino Gomez (clarinet), Marc Goldberg (bassoon), Gilbert Dejean (bassoon), Zohar Schondorf (French horn), David Smith (French horn)
Repertoire: Matyas Seiber: Serenade for 2 Clarinets, 2 Bassoons, and 2 Horns, Francois-Henri-Joseph Castil-Blaze: Sextet No. 1 in Eb, Harald Genzmer: Sextet, Carl Maria von Weber: Adagio and Rondo
Thursday, September 9th @5PM (Rain Date: September 10th): Winds Among the Trees: American Symphony Orchestra Woodwind Trio
Together, the oboe, clarinet, and bassoon possess a wonderful sonority and range. Treat your ears to a program of impressive works for this woodwind trio by Canteloube, Tansman, Silvestrini, and more for an evening that will both inform and delight!
Shari Hoffman (clarinet), Alexandra Knoll (oboe), Marc Goldberg (bassoon)
Repertoire: Charles Koechlin: Trio d’anches Op. 206, Jean Francaix: Divertissement for Oboe, Clarinet, and Bassoon, Alexandre Tansman: Suite for Wind Trio, Claude Arrieu: Suite en trio, Albert Roussel: Andante from an Unfinished Wind Trio: Adagio, Joseph Canteloube: Rustiques, Francis Poulenc: Sonata for Clarinet and Bassoon, Gilles Silvestrini: Oboe etude.