Concordia at ArtYard

PREMIERES AT 5:00 PM TODAY Concordia Chamber Players at ArtYard April 11, 2021 Filmed at Artyard in Frenchtown, NJ, we present a concert featuring musical selections that confirm and celebrate the relevance of the recent exhibition “Shelter Is,” which explored the issues of sanctuary and community through a variety of media. The concert includes pieces by Carlos Simon inspired by the gospel music that shaped his youth; a new composition, Mystery for solo cello (commissioned by Musaics of the Bay) by Milad Yousufi; Stravinsky’s Élégie for solo viola; an arrangement of Amazing Grace for solo violin; and works by J.S. Bach, Kodály, Mozart, Dohnányi, and Enescu. Artistic Director and cellist Michelle Djokic is joined by violinist Siwoo Kim, violist Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt for this performance. Program: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Duo No. 1, K423 Rondeau – Allegro Daron Hagen – Duo – Love Song Carlos Simon – Where Two or Three are Gathered Ernö Dohnányi – Serenade in C Major, Opus 10 – Romanze Igor Stravinsky – Élégie J.S. Bach – Sonata No. 2 in A minor BWV 1003 – Andante George Enescu – Aubade in C Major Milad Yousufi – Mystery (Musaics of the Bay Commission) Zoltán Kodály – Intermezzo John Newton, arranged by Ning … Continue reading Concordia at ArtYard