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To Tell a Story

Timothy Landauer

May 19, 3:00 p.m.Samueli Theater

Orli Shaham, piano and narrator
TBA, alto
TBA, violin
Meredith Crawford, viola
Timothy Landauer, cello
Joseph Morris, clarinet

RIDOUT: Ferdinand the Bull for Solo Violin and Narrator
BRAHMS: Two Songs for Voice, Viola, and Piano, Op. 91
~ Intermission ~
JANÁCEK: Pohádka for Cello and Piano
STRAVINSKY: L’Histoire du soldat (A Soldier’s Tale)

There is no Preview Talk before this performance. Orli Shaham will introduce the music from the stage. Doors open at 2 p.m.

Enjoy this unique theatrical program featuring Alan Ridout’s “Ferdinand the Bull,” a musical narration of Munro Leaf’s enchanting picture book and Igor Stravinsky’s “The Solider’s Tale,” a parable about a solider who deals with the devil. A lyrical work by Brahms and a poetic Pohádka by Janácek complete this delightful program. Enjoy coffee, tea and pastries in the intimate coffee-house atmosphere of the Samueli Theater.