Fri Jul 29 19:00
Gryphon Trio, Nordic Voices, and Marion Newman
The electrifying combination of piano trio, a cappella ensemble Nordic Voices, and the vivacious mezzo-soprano Marion Newman will resonate across Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre. As an extra treat for this evening, this unique collaboration imagined by the illustrious Gryphon Trio brings forward new works by composers Eliot Britton, Andrew Balfour, and Henrik Hellstenius.
- Marion Newmanmezzo-soprano
- Nordic Voicesa cappella vocal ensemble
- Gryphon Triopiano trio
- Tone Elisabeth Braaten soprano
- Ingrid Hanken soprano
- Ebba Rydh mezzo-soprano
- Per Kristian Amundrod tenor
- Frank Havroy baritone/tenor
- Rolf Magne Asser bass
- Annalee Patipatanakoon violin
- Roman Borys cello
- James Parker piano
Program will include:
Andrew Balfour | Omaa Biindig
Frank Harvrøy | So ro rara
Carlo Gesualdo | O vos Omnes
Bjørn Boldstad Skjelbreed | Spring without voices
Henrik Hellstenius | My Different I’s (world premiere)
Antonin Dvorak | Andante moderato
Gustav Mahler | Rückert-Lieder, Op. 44 No. 2: Ich atmet’ einen linden Duft
Gustav Mahler | Rückert-Lieder, Op. 44 No. 1: Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder!
Gustav Mahler | Rückert-Lieder, Op. 44 No. 5: Liebst du um Schönheit
Eliot Britton | Vertical Memory Synthesis (world premiere)
PLEASE NOTE: Signature Series tickets are sold separately and are not Festival Pass, 3-Day Pass, or PIXSIX
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These performances are outdoors. You will need to bring your own seating and weather protection if desired.
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Concerts and excursions are immersed in Beechwood’s history and beauty, from its beloved sanctuary to the expansive grounds.
Many of these performances are outdoors. You may need to bring your own seating and weather protection if desired.
The Beechwood Series is made possible with the generous support of Beechwood Cemetery.
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