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Bastille Day Concert

July 14 @ 2:00 pm

Bastille Day Concert
 
July 14, 2 pm

Rockwood Circle in Van Cortlandt Park 

 In honor of Bastille Day, Bronx Arts Ensemble’s string quartet presents a program of music by all Francophone composers. Centering around Ravel’s String Quartet in F Major, the program will also feature the guitar music of Haitian composer Frantz Casséus and the string music of Germaine Tailleferre, member of the infamous French composers’ collective Les Six.   
 
Performers: 
Monica Davis, first violin
Sarah Zun, second violin
Adda Kridler, viola
Eleanor Norton, cello
 
Francisco Roldán, guitar 
 
Program: 
 
Erik Satie’s Gymnopedie No. 1, arranged for guitar
Erik Satie’s Gnossienne No. 1, arranged for guitar
   
Germaine Tailleferre’s String Quartet  
 
Claude Debussy’s “La Fille aux Chevaux de Lin,” arranged for guitar  
 
Maurice Ravel’s String Quartet in F Major 
 
Frantz Casseus’ “Petro,” “Yanvalloux,” and “Dance of the Hounsies” 
 
 

Details

Date:
July 14
Time:
2:00 pm
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Venue

Rockwood Drive Circle/Van Cortlandt Park
Mosholu Avenue & Broadway
Bronx, 10471 United States

Organizer

Bronx Arts Ensemble
Phone:
718-601-7399