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    upon the wind your music floats

    Presented by at Goethe-Institut Boston

    March 26-March 27, 2011

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    upon the wind your music floats

    Join us as we explore the Austro-Hungarian tradition through the eyes of the extraordinary Hungarian composer György Kurtág, looking from Bartók – his “mother tongue” – to Schubert and Schumann. His vivid, expressionistic style condenses infinite complexities into fragile, fleeting miniatures that conjure whirlwinds of emotion.

    Program:
    with guest artists Elizabeth Keusch, soprano...

    Join us as we explore the Austro-Hungarian tradition through the eyes of the extraordinary Hungarian composer György Kurtág, looking from Bartók – his “mother tongue” – to Schubert and Schumann. His vivid, expressionistic style condenses infinite complexities into fragile, fleeting miniatures that conjure whirlwinds of emotion.

    Program:
    with guest artists Elizabeth Keusch, soprano and Nicholas Tolle, cimbalom

    Franz Schubert Der Hirt auf dem Felsen for soprano, clarinet & piano, Op. 129, D. 965
    Béla Bartók Rhapsody No. 1 for cello & piano, BB 94c, Sz.88
    György Kurtág Scenes from a Novel for soprano, violin, double bass & cimbalom, Op. 19
    György Ligeti Six Bagatelles for wind quintet
    Robert Schumann Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 47


    Goethe-Institut Boston

    170 Beacon Street
    Boston, MA 02116

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    Admission Info:

    $40, $30, $20 $5 off for students and seniors Reserved Seating


    General Day and Time Info:

    Saturday at 8 PM Sunday at 3 PM


    Phone: 617-427-8200


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