New Light in New Ways – Three Chamber Music Concerts
Seattle, WA–Byron Schenkman & Friends announces its Ninth Season Fall Series, New Light in New Ways, with three digital premieres: Mozart & Valverde: Musical Conversations on October 17; Joy & Sorrow Across the Waters on November 14; and Baroque Bases: Beauty & Virtuosity on December 30. All concerts premiere at 7:00 PM, Pacific Time and will be available to the public online through the BS&F website (www.byronandfriends.org) and the BS&F YouTube channel.
By offering new perspectives on chamber music, the Ninth Season program uplifts diverse voices to provide a more thorough representation of our community.
Sunday, October 17, 2021
Mozart & Valverde: Musical Conversations
What would Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart say to a young composer in 2021 and how would she respond? Mari Esabel Valverde explores this question in a new work commissioned specially for BS&F.
Sunday, November 14, 2021
Joy & Sorrow Across the Waters
Ingrid Matthews and Byron Schenkman perform European music from the time of the Mayflower and Native American flutist Paul Che oke’ ten Wagner responds with traditional music and stories of the Coast Salish people.
Thursday, December 30, 2021
Baroque Basses: Beauty & Virtuosity
Joyous concert pieces by Vivaldi, Handel, and Telemann; and dance music from the court of Louis XIV, featuring Caroline Nicolas on baroque cello and viol, Kevin Payne on theorbo, and Byron Schenkman on harpsichord.