BAC Salon: Telemann, Farrin, Wolfe + Prokofiev
James Austin Smith, oboe
Todd Palmer, clarinet
Rebecca Anderson, violin
Ayane Kozasa, viola
Joshua Roman, cello
Lizzie Burns, double bass
An intimate evening of music ranging from baroque to post-minimalism features the New York Premiere of a work by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Julia Wolfe, commissioned through BAC’s inaugural Cage Cunningham Fellowship. The eclectic program also includes solo works by Telemann and Suzanne Farrin, and Prokofiev’s playful score inspired by circus life, a masterwork of modernism.
G. P. Telemann: Selections from Fantasias for solo violin
Suzanne Farrin: l’onde della non vostra for solo oboe
Julia Wolfe: Retrieve for cello and double bass
S. Prokofiev: Quintet in G Minor, Op. 39 for oboe, clarinet, violin, viola and double bass
BAC Salon is a series of concerts performed in an intimate salon setting.
Julia Wolfe's Retrieve was commissioned through BAC’s Cage Cunningham Fellowship.
Leadership support for music programming in 2017 provided by the Anne and Chris Flowers Foundation and the Thompson Family Foundation.