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Emerald City Music: Back to Bach

Past event

Saturday, May 27, 2017 @ 7:30 pm

Emerald City Music

Scott St. John, violin
Matthew Lipman, viola
Peter Wiley, cello
Hyeyeon Park, piano
Ian Rosenbaum, percussion
Christopher Froh, percussion

Norgard – The Well-Tempered Percussion
Bach – Double from Partita No. 1 for Solo Violin
Francis – Sillage for Violin and Piano
Bach/Busoni – Chaconne for Solo Piano
Koppel – Toccata for Vibraphone and Marimba
Schumann – Piano Quartet

Emerald City Music – a new chamber music series in Olympia – presents “Back to Bach.” The legacy of Johann Sebastian Bach has shaped the course Western music time and time again. “Back to Bach” examines the Baroque master’s profound influence through the lens of what came after his death two and a half centuries ago, from percussion to piano and everything in between.

Join us for an intimate, lively, social evening of chamber music in The Washington Center blackbox, with seats circling the stage.

Admission: $28 ($10 w/ student ID)

(This Critic’s Pick was selected for the Live Music Project by Seattle music critic Philippa Kiraly.)

Washington Center for the Performing Arts
512 Washington St. SE
Olympia, WA 98501 United States
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(360) 753-8586

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