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2016 Educational Events

MONDAY, AUGUST 22
Chamber Music 101 (Part I): An Overview of the Season
1PM | UNITED CHURCH OF ANGEL FIRE | FREE
Are you new to MFAF? Want to brush up on your knowledge of chamber music?  Learn more about the music being performed this season as Jonathan Coopersmith, chair of musical studies at the Curtis Institute of Music, leads the audience in the first of two free sessions.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 24Closer Encounters: Meet the Composer
1PM | ANGEL FIRE COMMUNITY CENTER | FREE
Get to know the musicians and music being performed in this free open rehearsal. Hear Composer-in-Residence, Gabriela Lena Frank, discuss her newly-written piece. Fun, informal and free!
FRIDAY, AUGUST 26Chamber Music 101 (Part II): The Listening Project
1PM | UNITED CHURCH OF ANGEL FIRE | FREE
Curtis Institute faculty members Jonathan Coopersmith, chair of musical studies, and Steven Tenenbom, violist and coordinator of chamber music, unlock the mystery of musical expression in the second of two free sessions. Recreate the listening experience of an 18th-century audience.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31
Youth and Family Concert                       
10AM | TAOS CENTER FOR THE ARTS | FREE
Featuring Toby Appel and musicians from the Young Artist program.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 1
Youth and Family Concert                       
10AM | EAGLE NEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL | FREE
Featuring Toby Appel and musicians from the Young Artist program.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2
Closer Encounters: Meet the Composer        
1PM | ANGEL FIRE COMMUNITY CENTER | FREE
Get to know the musicians and music being performed in this free open rehearsal. Hear Young Artist Composer-in-Residence, Gabriella Smith, discuss her passion about being a composer. Fun, informal and free!

 

 

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