Concert Schedule 2022

Looking forward to the new season?  So is Music from Angel Fire.  Concert schedule will be posted in early 2022.  Plan to attend the 38th festival, August 19 to September 3, 2022.

Concert Schedule 2021

Did you attend any of the 2021 concerts?  Looking back, here’s what the musicians presented for you!

FRIDAY, AUGUST 20, 2021, 6 pm
Angel Fire Community Center
Old Friends and New Beginnings:  Opening Night and After Party

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685-1750) Trio Sonata in C Major, BWV 1037

Adagio
Adagio
Alla breve
Largo
Gigue

Tara Helen O’Connor, flute, Daniel Phillips, violin, Eric Kim, cello, and Amy Yang, piano


ANTONIN DV
OŘÁK (1841-1904) Terzetto in C Major, Op. 74

Introduzione: Allegro ma non troppo
Larghetto
Scherzo: Vivace
Tema con Variazioni

Benny Kim, violin, Theodore Arm, violin, and Toby Appel, viola


PAUL WIANCKO
(b. 1983) American Haiku
Ayane Kozasa, viola, and Paul Wiancko, cello


LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
(1770-1827) Piano Trio in D Major, Op 70 No. 1 “The Ghost”

Allegro vivace e con brio
Largo assai ed espressivo
Presto

Ani Kavafian, violin, Eric Kim, cello, and Amy Yang, piano

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 21, 2021, 2:30 pm
Taos Community Auditorium
From New York City to Vienna

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN (1770-1827) Sonata for Violin and Piano in C Minor, Op. 30, No. 2

Allegro con brio
Adagio contabile
Scherzo, Allegro—Trio
Finale: Allegro

Ani Kavafian, violin, and Amy Yang, piano


VALERIE COLEMAN
(b. 1970) Umoja (For Woodwind Quintet)
Young Artists Woodwind Quintet from Colburn School
Austin Brown, flute, Ben Brogadir, oboe, Max Opferkuch, clarinet, Christopher Chung, bassoon, and Tanner West, French horn


JEFF SCOTT
(b. 1967) Startin’  Sumthin’
Young Artists Woodwind Quintet from Colburn School
Austin Brown, flute, Ben Brogadir, oboe, Max Opferkuch, clarinet, Christopher Chung, bassoon, and Tanner West, French horn


PAUL WIANCKO
(b. 1983) Maniacal Swing
Young Artists String Trio from Curtis Institute
Tianyou Ma, violin, Grace Takeda, viola, and Frankie Carr, cello, plus Cathy Meng Robinson, violin


WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (arr. Czerny)
(1756-1791) Piano Concerto in D minor,  K466

Allegro
Romanze
Rondo, Allegro assai

Amy Yang, piano, Tara Helen O’Connor, flute, Benny Kim, violin, Theodore Arm, violin, Ayane Kozasa, viola, Eric Kim, cello, and Peter Lloyd, bass

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 22, 2021, 3 pm
Las Vegas, Ilfeld Auditorium
Beethoven Meets the Steel Drum

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN (1770-1827)Serenade in D Major for flute, violin, and viola, Op. 25

Entrata
Tempo ordinario d’un Menuetto
Allegro molto
Andante con Variazioni
Allegro scherzando e vivace
Adagio—Allegro vivace e disinvolto

Tara Helen O’Connor, flute, Daniel Phillips, violin, and Toby Appel, viola


ANDY AKIHO 
(b. 1979) intuition)  (Expectation
ANDY AKIHO Murasaki
ANDY AKIHO Aka
Tara Helen O’Connor,flute, Andy Akiho, steel drum, and Ian Rosenbaum, marimba


TORU TAKEMITSU
(1930-1996)  Toward the Sea

The Night
Moby Dick
Cape Cod

Tara Helen O’Connor,alto flute, and Ian Rosenbaum, marimba


LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
(1770-1827) String Quartet in F minor, Op. 95 “Serioso”

Allegro con brio
Allegretto ma non troppo
Allegro assai vivace ma serioso
Larghetto espressivo, Allegretto agitato; Allegro

Benny Kim, violin, Cathy Meng Robinson, violin, Toby Appel, viola, and Keith Robinson, cello

 

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2021, 6 pm
United Church of Angel Fire
World Premiere with Composer Paul Wiancko
The Flute World Gets a New Piece

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685-1750) Chaconne from Partita No. 2 in D Minor, BMV 1004
Daniel Phillips, violin


ANDY AKIHO
(b. 1979) 21
Paul Wiancko, cello, and Ian Rosenbaum, marimba


GEORG PHILIP TELEMANN (1681-1767)
Concerto for Four Violins in G Major, TWV 40:201

Largo e Staccato
Allegro
Adagio
Vivace

Tianyou Ma, violin, Oliver Neubauer, violin, and Clara Neubauer, violin, plus Daniel Phillips, violin


PAUL WIANCKO
(b. 1983) World Premiere
Tara Helen O’Connor, flute, Daniel Phillips, violin, Catherine Meng Robinson, violin, Ayane Kozasa, viola, and Arlen Hlusko, cello


LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
(1770-1827) String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 95 “Serioso”

Allegro con brio
Allegretto ma non troppo
Allegro assai vivace ma serioso
Larghetto espressivo, Allegretto agitato, Allegro

Benny Kim, violin, Cathy Meng Robinson,  violin, Toby Appel, viola, and Keith Robinson, cello


THURSDAY, AUGUST 26, 2021, 6 pm
Angel Fire Community Center
An Evening Serenade

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN (1770-1827) Serenade in D Major for flute, violin, and viola, Op. 25

Entrata
Tempo ordinario d’un Menuetto
Allegro molto
Andante con Variozioni
Allegro scherzando e vivace
Adagio—Allegro vivace de disinvolto

Tara Helen O’Connor, flute, Daniel Phillips, violin, and Toby Appel, viola


PAUL WIANCKO
(b. 1983) Cello Quartet, Op. 1, “When the Night”
Paul Wiancko, cello, Arlen Hlusko, cello, Sterling Elliott, cello, and Frankie Carr, cello


TORU TAKEMITSU
(1930-1996) Toward the Sea

The Night
Moby Dick
Cape Cod

Tara Helen O’Connor, alto flute, and Ian Rosenbaum, marimba


LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
(1770-1827) Violin Sonata in A Major, Op. 47 “Kreutzer”

Adagio sostnuto
Andante con variazioni
Finale:  Presto

Daniel Phillips, violin, and Shai Wosner, piano

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 28, 2021, 2:30 pm
Taos Community Auditorium
Musical Milestones

FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN (1732-1809) String Quartet in E-flat Major, Hob.III: 31; Op. 20 #1

Allegro moderato
Minuet un poco allegretto
Affetuoso e sostenuto
Finale: Presto

Benny Kim, violin, Theodore Arm, violin, Ayane Kozasa, viola, and Paul Wiancko, cello


WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (arr. by Mozart)
(1756-1791) Piano Concerto in A Major, K 414
Young Artists String Quartet from The Juilliard School

Allegro
Andante
Allegretto

Shai Wosner, piano,
Young Artists String Quartet from The Juilliard School
Clara Neubauer, violin, Oliver Neubauer, violin, Sam Rosenthal, viola, and Sterling Elliott, cello
plus
Peter Lloyd, bass


ANDY AKIHO
(b. 1979) Murasaki
ANDY AKIHO Aka
Andy Akiho, steel drum, and Ian Rosenbaum, marimba


LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
(1770-1827) Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 74 “The Harp” (32’)

Poco AdagioAllegro
Adagio ma non troppo
Presto
Allegretto con variazioni

Young Artists String Quartet from The Juilliard School
Oliver Neubauer, violin, Clara Neubauer, violin, Sam Rosenthal, viola, and Sterling Elliott, cell0

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 29, 2021, 3 pm
Raton, Shuler Theater
The Teenager Pays Homage to the Master

SAMUEL BARBER (1910-1981) Summer Music

Young Artists Woodwind Quintet from Colburn School
Austin Brown, flute, Ben Brogadir, oboe, Max Opferkuch, clarinet, Christopher Chung, bassoon, and Tanner West, French horn


FELIX
MENDELSSOHN (1809-1847) String Quartet in A Minor, Op. 13

AdagioAllegro vivace
Adagio non lento
Intermezzo.  Allegretto con motoAllegro di molto
Presto

Young Artists String Trio from Curtis Institute
Tianyou Ma, violin, Grace Takeda, viola, and Frankie Carr, cello, plus Cathy Meng Robinson, violin


LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
(1770-1827) String Quartet in A Minor, Op. 132

Assai sostenutoAllegro
Allegro ma non tanto
Molto adagio “Heiliger Dankgesang eines Genesenen an die Gottheit, in der lydischen Tonart”
Alla marcia, assai vivace
Allegro appassionato

Daniel Phillips, violin, Cathy Meng Robinson, violin, Toby Appel, viola, and Keith Robinson, cello

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2021, 6 pm
Angel Fire Baptist Church
The Teenager Pays Homage to the Master

SAMUEL BARBER (1910-1981) Summer Music

Young Artists Woodwind Quintet from Colburn School
Austin Brown, flute, Ben Brogadir, oboe, Max Opferkuch, clarinet, Christopher Chung, bassoon, and Tanner West, French horn

 

FELIX MENDELSSOHN (1809-1847) String Quartet in A Minor, Op. 13

AdagioAllegro vivace
Adagio non lento
Intermezzo.  Allegretto con motoAllegro di molto
Presto

Young Artists String Trio from Curtis Institute
Tianyou Ma, violin, Grace Takeda, viola, and Frankie Carr, cello, plus Cathy Meng Robinson, violin


LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
(1770-1827) String Quartet in A Minor, Op. 132

Assai sostenuto—Allegro
Allegro ma non tanto
Molto adagio “Heiliger Dankgesang eines Genesenen an die Gottheit, in der lydischen Tonart”
Alla marcia, assai vivace
Allegro appassionato

Daniel Phillips, violin, Cathy Meng Robinson, violin, Toby Appel, viola, and Keith Robinson, cello

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2021, 6 pm
Angel Fire Community Center
Beethoven Thinks Big

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN (1770-1827) Septet in E-flat Major, Op. 20

Adagio—Allegro con brio
Adagio cantabile
Tempo di menutto
Tema con viariazioni: Adante
Scherzo:  Allegro molto e vivace
Andante con molto alla marcia—Presto

Guillermo Figueroa, violin, Ayane Kozasa, viola, Keith Robinson, cello, Peter Lloyd, bass, Max Opferkuch, clarinet, Christopher Chung, bassoon, and Tanner West, French horn


LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
(1770-1827) Piano Concerto No.4 in G Major, Op. 58

Allegro non troppo
Andante con moto
Rondo—Vivace

Pedja Muzijevic, piano, Benny Kim, violin, Guillermo Figueroa, violin, Theodore Arm, violin, Toby Appel, viola, Ayane Kozasa, viola, Arlen Hlusko, cello, and Peter Lloyd, bass

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2021, 2:30 pm
Angel Fire Community Center
Annual Salon Concert
Works to include:

JESSIE MONTGOMERY (b. 1981) Starburst (arr. Jannina Norpoth)
Featuring the many musicians of Music from Angel Fire


PAUL WIANCKO
(b. 1983) “Toy Bricks” for Violin, 2 Cellos, Bass
Tianyou Ma, violin, Paul Wiancko, cello, Sterling Elliott, cello, and Peter Lloyd, double bass


MADELEINE DRING
(1923-1977) Trio for Flute, Oboe, and Piano

Allegro con brio
Andante semplice
Allegro Giocoso

Austin Brown, flute, Ben Brogadir, oboe, and Pedja Muzijevic, piano


LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
(1770-1827) String Quartet in F Major, Op. 135

Lento Assai

Featuring the many musicians of Music from Angel Fire


LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
(1770-1827) String Quartet in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3′

Allegro molto

Featuring the many musicians of Music from Angel Fire