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Symposium 86 - Verklärte Nacht

27 March 2008

TRANSFIGURED NIGHT
Romantic-Era Music by
Johannes Brahms and Arnold Schoenberg



Program


  • Sextet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 36 (1864-5)

    Allegro non troppo, ma con brio
    Adagio Un poco
    Allegretto
    Vivace, ma non troppo presto

     

    Johannes Brahms
    1833-1897

  • Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4 (1899)
    Arnold Schoenberg
    1874-1951

Musicians

Members


    We wish to express our gratitude to Helicon’s Members
    whose support makes possible the events of our twenty-third season:

    Helicon Society
    Joan K. Easton

    Directors Circle
    Karen McLaughlin & Mark Schubin

    Sponsoring Members
    V. Edward Dent, Arthur Richenthal, Ryo Toyonaga & Alvin Friedman-Kien, Marica & Jan Vilcek, Lisa & Paul Welch

    Sustaining Members
    Yukiko & Jim Gatheral, Franklin Heller & Christian Steiner, David S. Moyer & Alice Schroeder, Laura Schoen & Robert Kaufman,
    Ann & Joe Scozzafava, Lavinia & William Simon, Joanne Witty & Eugene Keilin, Susan Zolla-Pazner, Ph.D. & Sherman Pazner, M.D.

    Contributing Members
    Patty Otis Abel & Dennis R. Reiff, Judy Evnin, Doreen Lindsay & Andrew Burt, Peter C. Lombardo, M.D., Arlene & Bruce Simon

    Members
    Anonymous (1), Carol & Jeff Barber, Cindy Bolt & Edmond V. Karam, R. David Bynum, Nancy Cardozo, Philippine Dodd,
    Pamela Drexel, Patricia & Michael Fast, Nancy Hall, Rosanna & Corwith Hansen, Rebecca Higgins, Anthony Joseph, Hideko Kamino,
    M.D. & Howard Ratech, M.D., Paul Kimball, Sarah O.H. Johnson, Gregory Keilin, Honey & Michael Shara, Yoshiyuki Shimizu,
    Catherine Keller & Jason Starr, David Longmire, Lena Persson, Hervé Pierre, Gil Quito, Robert Schwartzman,
    Jane Taylor & Guy Renvoize, Joanna Wylomanska, Barry Wacksman, Ruth S. Widder, Anna Zetlin

    Contributors
    Amy & Bob Poster


    Artistic Director
    James Roe

    Board of Directors
    William A. Simon, President • Lisa Welch, Vice-President • Franklin Heller, Treasurer • Pamela Drexel, Secretary
    Joan K. Easton, Karen McLaughlin, David S. Moyer, Sherman Pazner, M.D., Susan Zolla-Pazner, Ph.D.

    Advisory Committee
    Leslie Armstrong, Abbe Aronson, Marianne Carroll, Bart Feller, Jennifer Frautschi, Randolph Harrison, Matthew Herren, Joe Hsu,
    Bejun Mehta, Pedja Muz˘ ijevic´ , Jody Ripplinger, Thomas Sokolowski, Jason Starr, Mark Steinberg, Barry Wacksman

    Muses
    Helicon Founder, Albert Fuller†
    Craig Logan Jackson†, Zoltan Ovary, M.D.†, Gregory B. Smith†, Miss Alice Tully†

    Stage Manager: Joe Hsu
    Recording Engineer: Michael Hesse
    Kosciuszko Special Events Coordinator: Ela Ingarden

     



Special Thanks


    Ongoing major support for Helicon is provided by The Alice Tully Foundation.
    We extend special thanks to Carol & Jeff Barber of Metrowines for donating the wine for this Symposium.
    As always, we are grateful to The Kosciuszko Foundation for its hospitality.