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Tuesday Evening Classics - Summer Festival Preview

07/02/2013 16:00
07/02/2013 20:00

 

Join Tuesday Evening Classics host David Schonfeld on July 2, 2013 to hear some of the major works that will be performed during the month of July at summer festivals around Connecticut.

Works to be aired include

Henry Purcell: The Fairy Queen (complete)

This masque or semi-opera from 1692 will be performed, fully staged, on Friday, July 12 in New London, CT, as part of this summer's Amherst Early Music Festival.

Ludwig van Beethoven: Die Grosse Fuge

On Saturday, July 6, the Tokyo String Quartet will be presenting its final concert at the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival. We will listen to at least one recording of theirs.

Johannes Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem, Op. 45

This work will be performed on Saturday, July 27, in Berlin, CT as the culmination of this year's CONCORA Summer Choral Festival.