Aspen, CO / 184

Sunday, August 10, 2008  |  Harris Hall  |  Presented by Aspen Music Festival


From the Aspen Music Festival and School in Aspen, Colorado, a gifted flutist embraces a Swiss ballade, a 16-year-old violinist tosses off a devilish sonata, and a 14-year-old pianist tackles Liszt’s Mephisto Waltz.

Performers and Repertoire:

Violinst Ga-Yeon Lee, 16. from Englewood, NJ, performs Violin Sonata in G minor (“Devil’s Trill”) by Giuseppe Tartini, arranged by Kreisler

Flutist and Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Douglas Devries, 18, from Stevenson Ranch, CA, performs Ballade by Frank Martin

Pianist Colton Peltier, 14, from Hastings, MN, performs Mephisto Waltz, No. 1 by Franz Liszt

Soprano Julia Metzler, 18, from Glendale, CA, performs “Que fais-tu, blanche tourterelle” from Roméo et Juliette by Charles Gounod

Oboe Quartet (oboist Beverly Wang, 17 from Toronto, Ontario; violinist Mikaela Holland, 16 from Scottsdale, AZ; violist Meredith Treaster, 17, from Tesuque, NM; and cellist and Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Emma Bobbs, 17, from Pepper Pike, OH) performs I. Allegro from Oboe Quartet in F major, K.370 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Performers & Repertoire

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  • Wednesday, November 4, 2009
  • Monday, November 17, 2008

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