Chautauqua Chamber Music: "Music from the Other Europe" featuring Brian Zeger, Nurit Pacht and Tobias Werner

Monday, July 13, 2020
04:00pm EDT

Location CHQ Assembly Video Platform

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Dvorak: Silent Woods
Bloch: from Baal Shem
Nigun (Improvisation) and Simchat Torah (Rejoicing)
Janacek : Pohadka (Fairy Tale)
Bartok: First Rhapsody


These stellar School of Music faculty will share music by Dvořák, Block, Janáček and Bartók. 

Brian Zeger appears regularly on the Guest Faculty of Chautauqua’s Voice Program, and is widely recognized as one of today’s leading collaborative pianists. He has performed with many of the world’s greatest vocalists including Marilyn Horne, Deborah Voigt, Anna Netrebko, Susan Graham and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa. In addition to his distinguished concert career, he also serves as Artistic Director of the Vocal Arts Department at The Juilliard School. Violinist Nurit Pacht is a top prize-winner in international competitions including the Irving Klein International Music Competition and the Tibor Varga International Violin Competition. A former student of Almita Vamos, Pacht is now a Chautauqua School of Music faculty member herself. Cellist Tobias Werner was the co-artistic director at Garth Newel Music Center from 1999 until 2012, and is currently the music director at The Chamber Music Conference of the East.

Chautauqua Chamber Music – 2020 Online
This beloved series has moved online so that we can bring you great music from Chautauqua and around the world, right into your home. Chamber artists will be performing live and pre-recorded concerts, all curated especially for our Chautauqua audience and community. Performances will last approximately 40 minutes, followed by 20 minutes of conversation with hosts Deborah Sunya Moore, Vice President of Performing and Visual Arts, and Timothy Muffitt, School of Music Artistic Director. Audience members will be invited to submit questions for the artists and we look forward to stimulating conversation, which will all be moderated with our hosts, live from Lenna Hall at Chautauqua each Monday of the season at 4 p.m. EST. Join us for music and more.