Concert: LeeAnn McKenna and Maury A. Castro
Saturday, January 27, 3 pm. Flutist LeeAnn McKenna will join pianist Maury A. Castro in a 60-minute recital of music by Delibés, Fauré, Mendelssohn, Mouquet, Mozart, and more. Barbara Reed, guest soprano. $10 suggested donation.
Skylark: American Voices
Thursday, February 1, 7:30 pm (pre-concert talk 6:30 pm). Skylark, Greater Boston’s premier professional vocal ensemble, returns to Chatham to explore 20th and 21st century American choral music, including works by Bernstein, Lauridsen, and Barber. The program will also include two world premieres by composer Gregory Brown, whose music gave the inspiration for Dan Brown’s newest novel, Origin. Skylark’s singing has been described as “sublimely beautiful” (Opera Obsession) and “of the highest standard for any area or any repertoire” (Classics Today). This concert is the third in a series of five concerts on the Cape. Tickets at the door: $30/General; $10 students/music educators.
Hyannis Sound Mid-Winter Concert
Saturday, February 24, 7 pm
Skylark: Lieder & Lovesongs
Friday, May 25, 7:30 pm (pre-concert talk 6:30 pm). The acclaimed Boston-based choral ensemble presents a concert pairing melodies from European romantic masters with offerings from American songwriters from the 1920s and on. Featuring music of Brahms, Schubert, Debussy, Saint-Saëns, Cole Porter, and Irving Berlin. Tickets at the door: $30/General; $10 students/music educators.