Friday, Aug 2, 2019, 8:30pm
Union Hall, Rockport
Geoff Nuttall, violin
Orion Weiss, piano
Matthew Lipman, viola
Julie Albers, cello
Geoff Nuttall, "a violin virtuoso and an extraordinary musician" (The New York Times) is joined by "clearly a pianist to watch" (The Los Angeles Times) Orion Weiss, spectacular young violist "gifted with poise and a warmth of timbre" (The Telegraph) Matthew Lipman, and principal cellist of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Julie Albers. Featured on this program is Metamorfose by the Brazilian composer, Clarice Assad, commissioned by Matthew in honor of his late mother. Assad chose the metamorphosis of a butterly as a metaphor for the journey from pain and loss to the freedom that only acceptance can provide.
HAYDN String Trio in B-flat Major, Hob.V:8
SCHUMANN Fantasiestücke, Op.73
CLARICE ASSAD Metamorfose for viola and piano (2017)
JOAQUÍN TURINA Piano Quartet in A minor, Op. 67
Under age 25 $10
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Mazie Cox & Brinkley Thorne
Program and Artists are subject to change.