One of today’s leading interpreters of classical and romantic music will return to the Mahaney Center for the Arts Concert Hall Oct. 5 to play a program including Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, Debussy, and Schumann. Goode will perform on Middlebury's new Steinway concert grand piano, which he helped select for the College last year.
This internationally-acclaimed ensemble will make its 25th appearance at Middlebury, playing Haydn’s String Quartet, op. 64, no. 3; Debussy’s solitary string quartet, and Beethoven’s monumental opus 130 with the Finale ending.
The upcoming season for the Arts at Middlebury marks some important milestones, including the Performing Arts Series’ 95th anniversary; Series Director Paul Nelson’s 30th and final season; a play honoring Hillel’s 60th anniversary at Middlebury, and the 100th anniversary of the Middlebury College Language Schools.
The latest addition to the College's public art collection is a large cor-ten steel sculpture by alumnus J. Pindyck Miller ’60.
Award-winning cellist Sophie Shao will return with special guest violinist Soovin Kim on Friday, April 25 to perform a program of unaccompanied Bach works as the opening concert of the fourth Middlebury Bach Festival.
Cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han rank among the most esteemed and influential classical musicians in the world today. The married duo returns to Middlebury to play “Russian Reflections,” a program of works by Prokofiev, Shostakovich, Scriabin, and Rachmaninov.
This acclaimed young string quartet will play Beethoven’s String Quartet op. 18 no. 6; Bartók’s second quartet, and Mendelssohn’s String Quartet no. 2 in A Minor--the same program they will perform just three days later at their Carnegie Hall debut.
The beautiful sounds of ringing bells will fill the air again this summer, as the Carillon Series treats audiences to free performances on Friday evenings at 5:00 P.M.* in and around Mead Memorial Chapel.
Three internationally-acclaimed musicians will join together as a violin-cello-piano trio to present a free concert of chamber music by Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich, and Franck.