VERO BEACH — The Vero Beach Museum of Art and the Atlantic Classical Orchestra’s partnership will enter its third season in 2011. Internationally acclaimed, Grammy Award nominee and ACO music director Stewart Robertson will once again host this superlative chamber music series on stage in the Museum’s intimate and acoustically superb Leonhardt Auditorium. Series Tickets are $100 for the general public and $75 for Museum members for all three superlative Chamber Concerts. Individual Tickets for single concerts are $40 for the general public and $30 for Museum members.
To purchase tickets, visit the Museum, call (772) 231-0707, ext.136, or visit www.verobeachmuseum.org.
Chamber Concert I on Sunday, January 30 at 4 pm: The Magic of the Flute
ACO Principal Flautist Cristina Burr offers a program of favorites for flute, including Debussy’s classic and intriguing Syrinx for solo flute, Fritz Kreisler’s virtuoso showpiece originally for violin and Sergei Prokofiev’s classic Flute Sonata.
Fritz Kreisler — Schön Rosmarin
Claude-Paul Taffanel — Andante Pastoral et Scherzettino
Claude Debussy — Syrinx
Albert Roussel — Joueurs de Flûte
Sergei Prokofiev — Flute Sonata in D Major
Chamber Concert II on Sunday, February 20 at 4 pm: The Beauty of the Violin
Join wunderkind Port St. Lucie resident Maryna Yermolenko in a world-class performance of classics and favorites for violin.
Antonio Vivaldi — Sonata for violin and piano in A Major
Richard Strauss — Sonata for violin and piano
Richard Wagner — Albumblatt
P.I. Tchaikovsky — Melodie
Henryk Wieniawski — Variations on an Original Theme
Chamber Concert III on Sunday, March 20 at 4 pm: A French Program of Enchantment.
Musicians of the ACO perform an all-French program of musical delights … played with customary flair and je ne sais quoi.
Gabriel Fauré — Piano Quartet in C Minor
Ernest Chausson — Piano Quartet in A Major