Faculty Artist Series: The French Connection

Faculty Artist Series: The French Connection

Sunday, September 22, 2019 . 5PM
Photo by Jack Unzicker.
Principal People: 

Sarah Frisof, flute
Rita Sloan, piano
Mark Hill, oboe
Gregory Miller, horn
Robert DiLutis, clarinet
Joseph Grimmer, bassoon

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Estimated Length: 
This event will last approximately 2 hours.

Sarah Frisof and Rita Sloan are joined by fellow School of Music faculty Mark Hill, Gregory Miller, Robert DiLutis and Joseph Grimmer for a concert of unusual French chamber music for flute, piano and winds in various configurations. The performers will present duos, trios and a sextet from Poulenc's Paris of the 1930s to the 21st century's Techno-Parade by Guillaume Connesson.

Olivier Messiaen: Le Merle Noir (Blackbird)
Claude Debussy: Prélude à L'après-midi d'un Faune (Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun)
Guillaume Connesson: Le Rire De Sarai (Sarah’s Laughter)
Guillaume Connesson: Techno-Parade
Francis Poulenc: Sextet