Through June 16, 2013.
Miami Music Project and the Coral Gables Museum are currently presenting the 20th season of the Mainly Mozart Festival, a dynamic series of chamber concerts that are being held at the Coral Gables Museum on Saturdays and Sundays at 3:00 p.m., with the exception of the Special Festival Finale Performance on June 16, which will take place at UM’s Maurice Gusman Concert Hall. There will also be a free Mozart For Children, interactive performance on Saturday, June 8 at 3:00 p.m.
This season’s schedule features esteemed local ensembles and soloists performing Mozart masterpieces on every program. Bring the family to take part in Mainly Mozart this season and be inspired by the diverse programs, insightful commentary, and the some of the most beloved pieces in chamber music repertoire.
Sunday, June 9, 3:00 p.m.
Bergonzi String Quartet and Margaret Donaghue Flavin
The Bergonzi String Quartet brings their polished sound to two poetic and poignant masterpieces. Rarely heard outside of symphonic settings, we hear Sibelius at his most inward, during a crisis when a tumor was discovered in his throat. Mozart’s contemplative and mellifluous quintet is here offered in performance by University of Miami professor Margaret Donaghue Flavin.
Sibelius: String Quartet in D minor, Op. 56, “Voces intimae”
Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A major, K. 581
Sunday, June 16, 3:00 p.m.
Special Festival Finale at Maurice Gusman Concert Hall
University of Miami
Join us for our final concert of the season as Marina Radiushina, Eli Matthews, and Joshua Roman offer a varied program, which runs the gamut of musical expression. Musicologist Frank Cooper provides commentary on some of the most expressive and evocative music.
Mozart: Piano Trio in C major, K. 548
Janacek: Violin Sonata
Piazzolla: The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
Selections from works by Schnittke, Pärt and de Falla
All concerts held at the Coral Gables Museum located at 285 Aragon Avenue in Coral Gables, except for June 16 which is held at Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami 1314 Miller Drive in Coral Gables. Tickets are $20.
Mainly Mozart Festival