Peter Kress

Quartet Salonnières
1772: Diversion & Divergence

Program Divertimento in D Major K. 136Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart I. AllegroII. AndanteIII. Presto Quartet op. 5 no. 5b in G minorFranz Xaver Richter I. LarghettoII. Allegro SpiritosoIII. Andantino GraziosoIV. Tempo di Minuetto Quartet op. 20 no. 1 in E-flat MajorJoseph Haydn I. Allegro ModeratoII. Menuetto un poco AllegrettoIII. Affettuoso e sostenutoIV. Presto Notes What was …

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Bell’Art Ensemble: Shades of Love

Presented by Oakmont Musicivic and Oakmont Presbyterian Church ArtistsProgramPerformancesBios Program Bell’Art Ensemble presents “Shades of Love”. From the love between parents and children to ancient tales of platonic and romantic love and one of the greatest love affairs in classical music, Bell’Art Ensemble features music from four centuries in exploring the many varieties of love …

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Russian Duo: Traditional Tunes, Classical Elegance

ArtistsProgramPreviewPerformancesBios Artists Russian Duo Oleg Kruglyakov, BalalaikaTerry Boyarsky, Piano Robert Spano, Music Director, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra writes, “With music of élan, finesse and passion so virtuosically rendered, this duo’s performances are irresistible.” Russian Duo was born out of a love of traditional music and the elegance of classical repertoire. Oleg Kruglyakov is a balalaika virtuoso …

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Reames/Penna Duo: Schubert, Debussy, Britten

ArtistsProgramPreviewPerformancesBios Artists Christopher Reames, TenorJJ Penna, Piano Program Viewable/Printable Program Franz Schubert (1797-1828) Im Frühling, D. 882An den Mond, D. 296Nachtstück, D. 672 Claude Debussy (1862-1918) Fêtes galantes, premier livre * En Sourdine * Fantoches * Clair de lune Fêtes galantes, deuxième livre * Les Ingenus * Le Faune * Colloque Sentimental Benjamin Britten (1913-1976) …

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Alkemie: Hildegard Refracted

ArtistsProgramPreviewPerformancesBios Artists Alkemie Tracy CowartJim HopkinsCharles MullerSian RickettsElisa SutherlandSpiff Wiegand ProgramHildegard Refracted: Live in Studio Click for Printable/Viewable Program Coloring Pages! All texts and music are drawn from the musical and written works of Hildegard von Bingen (1098-1179) Reading from Vision 3Scivias Alleluia! O virga mediatrix (instrumental)Riesencodex, arr. Sian Ricketts O dulcis electeRiesencodex, arr. Tracy …

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Nicole Lennartz Joins Oakmont Musicivic as Community Director

Nicole Lennartz is the new Community Director of Oakmont Musicivic. She also iscurrently the Adjunct String Teacher at Pittsburgh CAPA, part of the Violin Faculty and Director of Marketing at The Pittsburgh Music Academy and the co-founder of female-owned string group, Radiant Strings. Nicole has recently graduated with a Master’s of Science from West Virginia …

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Fiona Gillespie Joins Ambler Musicivic as Community Director

Fiona is a folk and classically trained singer, songwriter, composer, and music educator. Raised in a family of traditional Celtic musicians, she grew up step dancing, singing ballads, and playing the Irish whistle and flute. Fiona’s passion is blending musical styles, bringing listeners of different musical genres together, and sharing the music of unfamiliar traditions …

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SpringFest22 March 27 – April 10, 2022 Free TicketsScheduleCampaignEvents Five Musicasts: A SpringFest Playlist featuring Pre-Register in the Community of your Choice Musicivic Everywhere Ambler Musicivic Three Village Chamber Players Twin Forks Musicivic Oakmont Musicivic Join your CommunityFund our Future Event Details Premiers as a single playlist, March 27, 2022 at 3:00 PM ET “Early …

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Pathos Trio: When Dark Clouds Collide

ArtistsProgramPreviewPerformancesBios Artists Pathos Trio Felix Reyes – PercussionMarcelina Suchocka – PercussionAlan Hankers – Piano “Elevated themselves into those elite ranks alongside Yarn/Wire, Tigue, So Percussion, Iktus and Ensemble Et Al”, as described by the New York Music Daily, Pathos Trio (percussionists Marcelina Suchocka, Felix Reyes, and pianist/composer Alan Hankers) is committed to engaging classical/contemporary music, …

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Women Composers: A Showcase

In celebration of International Women’s Day #BreakTheBias ArtistsProgramPreviewPerformancesBios Artists Composers Amy Beach (1867 – 1942)Nancy Galbraith (b. 1951)Gwyneth Walker (b. 1947)Valerie Coleman (b. 1970)Finola Merivale (b. 1987)Carline Shaw (b. 1982)Mathilde Côté Performances by ConnectFiveBell’Art EnsembleJade Piano TrioNorth Coast WindsPathos TrioCramer QuartetQuartet Salonnières Program PastoraleAmy Beach (1867- 1942)Performed by ConnectFive Ave Maria (2006/2020)Nancy Galbraith (b. …

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