Musica Transatlantica


Musica Transatlantica
Friday, Aug 13, 2021 at 7:30 pm
Trinity Episcopal Church
214 W Beverley St, Staunton

Section A | $32
Section B | $26
Discounts available for
youth, college, & military

Doors open at 6:30
* The Pre-concert talk has been cancelled *

The first evening program celebrates music by composers who, at one time in their careers, crossed the Atlantic, from Strauss waltzes to Piazzolla's tangos. The program also features Renaissance vocal music and recent works by British composer Anna Clyne.

Strauss | The Emperor Waltz, arr. by Schoenberg for flute, clarinet, string quartet and piano
Clyne | A Wonderful Day, for chamber ensemble and tape
Varèse | Density 21.5, for solo flute
Victoria | O magnum mysterium, for vocal quartet
Dvořák | Two Cypresses, for string quartet
Gershwin | Overture to An American in Paris, arr. by Wadsworth
Kagel | Rrrrrrr... for percussion duo
Beach | Evening Hymn, for vocal quartet and organ
Piazzolla | from Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, for bandoneon, string quintet, and piano

Artists involved in this event:

Begelman, Bolena, Boodell, Chester, Cockerham, Fang, Fisher, Higgins, Jofre, Kress, Laraia, Moody, Mueller-Szeraws, Perez, Quinn, Rodriguez, Schmidt, Smith, Tipton, Wadsworth, Wilson, Yoshioka