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Strings Under the Stars

August 22 @ 6:00 pm

Strings Under the Stars 
Thursday, August 22, 6 pm
 Please note: Due to the possiblity of rain, the concert will be held indoors at :

Greek Church
3573 Bruckner Blvd
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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” 
 
Supported by NYC Council Member Mark Gjonaj 

Details

Date:
August 22
Time:
6:00 pm
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Venue

Pelham Bay Park
Middletown Road & Stadium Avenue
Bronx, NY 10465 United States

Organizer

Bronx Arts Ensemble
Phone:
718-601-7399