Geoffrey McDonald, conductor
Libor Dudas, organ (faculty soloist)
Thomas J. Wible, flute (2013-2014 Longy Concerto Competition winner)
with guest performers from the Cambridge Ringe and Latin School Chorus
directed by Ivan Stefanov
Carley DeFranco and Doug Sabo, Longy Teaching Assistants
Fauré: Requiem in D Minor, Op. 48
Poulenc: Organ Concerto
Griffes: Poem for flute and orchestra
Premiere of "Ruwth: A Chamber Opera"
Libretto by Lotta Suter
Music by Robert W. Griffin
Directed by Mark Latham
Soloists include Jayne West as Na'omi, Maria Ferrante as Ruwth, and Donald Wilkinson as Boaz. Admission is free.
10.28.14 Masterclass with Vadym Kholodenko, piano
This performance is SOLD OUT.
John Esposito, piano
Otto Gardner, bass
Peter O'Brian, drums
Bard faculty pianist John Esposito and his trio perform original compositions and distinctive reworkings of standard repertoire.
"One of the strongest jazz pianists on the planet, an underrecognized giant." (Bruce Lee Gallanter, Downtown Music Gallery)
11.6.14 Faculty Artist Recital: Leo Blanco, piano
11.7.14 Faculty Debut Recital: Vivan Montgomery, harpsichord