Summer Salons on Elliot Street
Moby Pearson (violinist, ensemble coach, and Senior Orchestra conductor) invites you into his home to listen to a vast swath of musical treats from his record collection and perhaps pick up a few new things along the way. Thursdays 7-9. Hors d'oeuvres and refreshments served.
June 29 Art of the Violin and Steven Staryk
Steven Staryk had a fascinating career as concertmaster (four major symphony orchestras), soloist, and chamber musician. He was also my teacher. Drawing from his 50 year anthology we will sample studio and live recordings, from baroque to gypsy!
July 6 Beautiful voice
Unusual works written for the voice and a sampling of extraordinary singers from Christa Ludwig to Roy Orbison.
July 13 Strings!
A joyride through the rich repertory of music written for strings with particular focus on how to pick out the inner voices, i.e. 2nd violin & viola.
July 20 Magical Blend
From Robert Shaw to Brian Wilson, the art of creating perfect vocal ensemble sound and balance whether it's a Mozart mass or a Beach Boys chart topper.
July 27 Time for requests
What did you like and want to hear more of? Participants get to choose!
$25/session, $100 to register for all 5.
Please register for full location details.