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Spring Celebration: Quintet in the Garden

April 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

FREE

Spring Celebration!
Sunday, April 10, 2022 @ 2 PM
New York Botanical Garden, Ross Hall  |  2900 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY 10458

Free garden admission and concert for the first 90 registrants!

Spring Celebration! Join the Bronx Arts Ensemble at the New York Botanical Garden’s Ross Hall for a celebration of spring! The Bronx Arts Ensemble woodwind quintet will perform a concert of works inspired by or evocative of the natural world. 

Valerie Coleman’s cheerful Umoja; an excerpt from Aaron Copland’s monumental Appalachian Spring; John MacDowell’s To a Wild Rose transcribed by BAE clarinetist Mitchell Kriegler; Amy Beach’s meditative Pastorale; Danish composer Carl Nielsen’s 1922 quintet, which was composed as an exploration of his fondness for wind instruments and his love of nature, and his fascination for living, breathing things.

Performers:

The Bronx Arts Ensemble Woodwind Quintet

Mitchell Kriegler

 Clarinet

Atsuko Sato

Bassoon

Wilden Dannenberg

French Horn

Theresa Norris

Flute

Program:
Umoja Valerie Coleman
(b. 1970)
To a Wild Rose  Edward McDowell (arr. Mitch Kriegler)
(1860-1908)
“Simple Gifts” from Appalachian Spring Aaron Copland (arr. Lesnick)
(1900-1990)
Pastorale Op. 151 Amy Cheney Beach
(1867-1944)
Quintet Op. 43
I. Allegro ben moderato
II. Menuet
III. Praeludium Adagio – tema con variazioni
Carl Nielsen
(1865-1931)

 

Details

Date:
April 10
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Organizer

Bronx Arts Ensemble
Phone:
718-601-7399

Venue

New York Botanical Garden
2900 Southern Boulevard
Bronx, 10458 United States
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