Benefit Concert: Haskell Thomson and Dan Flonta
Saturday, November 18, 3 pm. Haskell Thomson, piano, and Dan Flonta, violin, present music of Bach, Brahms, Debussy, and Mendelssohn. $20 suggested donation. All proceeds to benefit the Friends of Music at St. Christopher’s Church.
Dan Flonta’s teaching experience is vast and it includes positions with The Bowling Green State University in Ohio, Academy of Saint Joseph in Manhattan and The New York Conservatory of Music in Manhattan. Flonta earned his Master of Music in Violin Performance from Bowling Green State University in Ohio and his Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance from The Gheorghe Dima Music Academy in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. Dan Flonta has performed extensively throughout Europe and North America. Some of the venues include The Berliner Philharmoniker Concert Hall and Chamber Music Hall, The Herodes Atticus Theater in Athens, Greece, The Norwalk Concert Hall, Troy Music Hall and the EMPAC Center in Troy, New York. A native of Romania, Flonta won an honorable mention at the George Georgescu International Violin Competition in Tulcea, Romania as well as a place at the prestigious Bach Academy Festival in Stuttgart, Germany under the artistic direction of Maestro Helmuth Rilling. In addition, Flonta was appointed Concert Master and Principal second Violin at several orchestras in Romania, Italy, Spain, Germany and The United States.
Benefit Concert: The NoteAbles
Friday, December 8, 4 pm. All proceeds to benefit the Together with Africans ministry at St. Christopher’s Church.
Skylark: A Skylark Christmas
Wednesday, December 20, 7:30 pm (pre-concert talk 6:30 pm). The acclaimed Boston-based choral ensemble presents excerpts of the Christmas story, enhanced and celebrated through timeless carols.
Concert: LeeAnn McKenna and Maury A. Castro
Sunday, January 28, 3 pm. Flutist LeeAnn McKenna will join pianist Maury A. Castro in a 60-minute recital of music by Bach, Fauré, Mouquet, and more. $10 suggested donation.
Skylark: American Voices
Thursday, February 1, 7:30 pm (pre-concert talk 6:30 pm). The acclaimed Boston-based choral ensemble presents an exploration of the American story through music, including two world premieres by composer Gregory Brown.
Hyannis Sound Mid-Winter Concert
Saturday, February 24, 7 pm
Concert: A Cape String Quartet
Saturday, March 3, 4 pm. Featuring Dan Flonta and Yoko Furihata Waynen, violin; violist TBA; Bo Ericsson, cello.
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.