Charlotte Symphony al Fresco | Kids Out and About Salt Lake City

Charlotte Symphony al Fresco

*The event has already taken place on this date: Fri, 09/03/2021
CSO al Fresco returns this summer with four FREE virtual concerts, each featuring a different ensemble of CSO musicians performing a diverse range of works. Principal Cellist Alan Black hosts the concerts, which take place in his backyard in Charlotte, and engages the musicians in conversation about the music and their lives as performing musicians. The virtual concerts will premiere on Facebook and YouTube on Fridays at 7:30 pm between July 23 and September 3. See schedule below.

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Two Dvořák Quartets

Friday, July 23 | 7:30 pm

Oliver Kotprincipal second violin
Carlos Tarazonaviolin
Ning Zhaoviola
Alan Blackprincipal cello

DVOŘÁK Three Cypresses for string quartet

1. I know that on my love to thee
2. You are my glorious rose
3. Nature lies peaceful in slumber and dreaming

Joseph Meyerassoc. concertmaster
Jenny Topilowviolin
Alan Blackprincipal cello
Bill Congdon, harmonium

DVOŘÁK Bagatelles 


Harp in Chamber Music

Friday, August 6 | 7:30 pm

Benjamin Gellerprincipal viola
Alan Blackprincipal cello
Victor Wangprincipal flute
Andrea Mumm Trammellprincipal

DEBUSSY Arabesque
FAURÉ Apres un Reve (After a Dream)
BAX Trio for Flute, Viola, and Harp
DEL ÁGUILA Submerged, for Flute, Viola, and Harp


Music for Clarinet + Strings

Friday, August 20 | 7:30 pm

Kari Giles, asst. concertmaster
Jenny Topilowviolin
Alaina Reaasst. principal viola
Alan Blackprincipal cello
Taylor Marinoprincipal clarinet
Sam Sparrowclarinet

POULENC Duo for two clarinets
PRICE Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, from Five Folksongs in Counterpoint
COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Quintet for Clarinet and Strings 

1. Allegro energico
2. Larghetto affetuoso

CSO Brass

Friday, September 3 | 7:30 pm

Alex Wilbornprincipal trumpet
Gabriel Slesingerthird/assoc. principal trumpet
Byron Johnsprincipal horn
John Bartlettprincipal trombone
Scott Hartmanprincipal bass trombone

LAUREN BERNOFSKY Fanfare from Suite for Brass Quintet
GABRIELI/arr. Arnold Fromme Canzona Prima a 5
J.S. BACH/arr. Room "Little" Fugue in G Minor
KOETSIER Brass Quintet, Op. 65, Mvt. 2
EWALD Brass Quintet Op. 7, Mvt. 4
SHERWIN/MASCHWITZ/arr. Kirby Shaw A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
WALLER/arr. Norris Ain't Misbehavin


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