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Maverick Schedule 2011

96th Season of Music in the Woods
Bernstein/Mahler/Liszt: The Virtuoso Composer

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Sat. | 18 | 7 pm, & Sun. | 19 | 4 pm  • ARS CHORALIS • Barbara Pickhardt, Director. Lynn Kurtz’ “Sacred Celebration” and Ariel Ramirez’ “Missa Criola” will be featured among other sacred choral works. Guest artist: Lily Arbisser, soprano. Ticket information; arschoralis.org or 845-679-8587. Maverick tickets are not accepted.

Sat. | 25 | 8 pm Actors & Writers Theatre
Members of this prestigious group are our guests. They will be performing Jan Buckaloo's new play
In Mustafa’s Garden. Admission is by contribution only and Maverick tickets are not accepted.

Sun. | 26 | 4 pm
Tokyo String Quartet, with Samuel Quintal, viola
Mozart: Viola Quintet in C Minor, K. 406
Szymanowski: String Quartet No. 1 in C Major, Op. 37
Mozart: Viola Quintet in E Flat Major, K. 614

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Tokyo String Quartet
The Canadian Brass
Miró Quartet
St. Petersburg String Quartet


Sat. | 2 | 8 pm The 2011 Woodstock Beat
“Stars and Stripes with The Canadian Brass and NEXUS Percussion”
These famous groups perform together in a benefit concert for the Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild. Tickets for this concert are ONLY available directly from the Woodstock Guild at 845.679.2079.

Sun | 3 | 4 pm
Miró Quartet
Schubert: Quartettsatz in C Minor, D. 703
Kevin Puts: Credo for String Quartet (2007)
Beethoven: Quartet in F Major, Op. 135

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Sun. | 3| 8  pm Actors & Writers Theatre  Improv Nation helmed by Tony-nominated actress, Denny Dillon. Admission is by contribution only and Maverick Tickets are not valid.

Sat. | 9 | 11 am Young People's ConcertJason Vieaux, guitar
Children are admitted free; Adults pay $5 and receive a coupon for $5 off a regular
concert ticket.


Sat. | 9 | 8 pm • Jason Vieaux, Guitar
“Metheny and The Masters”
Albeniz: Sevilla
Bach: Lute Suite No. 1, BWV 996
Ponce: Sonatina Meridional
Britten: Nocturnal, Op. 70
Pat Metheny: The Road To You; The Bat; Five Songs in Baroque Style

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Sun. | 10 | 4 pm St. Petersburg String Quartet, with Peter Kolkay, Bassoon
Borodin: String Quartet No. 2 in D Major
Russell Platt: Quintet for Bassoon and Strings (1995)
Tchaikovsky: String Quartet No. 2 in F Major, Op. 22

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Sat. | 16 | 11 am
•  Young People's Concert  • Trio Solisti
Children are admitted free; Adults pay $5 and receive a coupon for $5 off a regular concert ticket. Music of Bernstein, Dvorak, and Copland (including the "Hoe-Down" from Copland's Rodeo)

Trio Solisti
Perry Beekman
Bar Scott
Terry Blaine

Sat. | 16 | 8 pmETHEL • America's premier post-classical string quartet • Maverick debut

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Sun. | 17 | 3 pm
Bernstein and Friends I Special Pre-Concert Lecture/Demonstration by composer
Bright Sheng
with Trio Solisti. Bright Sheng was one of Bernstein’s last and most accomplished students.

Sun. | 17 | 4 pm Trio SolistiBernstein and Friends I
American Traditions: Great Music for Piano Trio
Copland: Vitebsk for Piano Trio
Bernstein: Piano Trio
Bright Sheng: Four Movements for Piano Trio (1990)
Dvorak: Piano Trio in E Minor, “Dumky”
Copland/ Klibonoff: Hoe-Down from Rodeo

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Sat. | 23 | 8 pm
Perry Beekman, vocals and guitar, Bar Scott and Terry Blaine, vocals
Bernstein and Friends II: The Leonard Bernstein Songbook with Peter Tomlinson, piano: Lou Pappas, bass

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Sun. | 24 | 4 pm Leipzig String Quartet • Maverick debut
Mendelssohn: String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 80
Schumann: String Quartet in A Major, Op. 41, No.3
Verdi: String Quartet in E Minor

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Sat. | 30 | 11 am
Young People’s ConcertAndrew Russo and Frederic Chiu, Piano Duo   Bernstein and Friends Bernstein Magic: Highlights from West Side Story. Children are admitted free; Adults pay $5 and receive a coupon for $5 off a regular concert ticket.


Frederic Chiu
Don Byron
Leipzig Quartet 


Saturday Evening | 30 | No Concert

Sun. | 31 | 4 pm
Andrew Russo and Frederic Chiu, piano duoBernstein and Friends III
Mahler and Bernstein: Masterworks for Two Pianos • Maverick debut
Mahler: Nachtmusik I and II from Symphony No.7, “The Song Of The Night”
Bernstein: Symphony No.2, “The Age Of Anxiety”
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

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Sat. | 6 | 11 am
Young People’s ConcertElizabeth Mitchell and Family
Children are admitted free; Adults pay $5 and receive a coupon for $5 off a regular concert ticket.

Justin Kolb
Jon Nakamatsu
St. Petersburg Quartet
Bill Charlap


Sat. | 6 | 8 pm Jazz at the MaverickDon Byron Ivey-Divey Trio • Maverick debut

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Sun. | 7 | 4 pmJon Nakamatsu, piano“Franz Liszt and His World”
Rameau: Gavotte and Variations
Brahms: Sonata No.1 in C Major, Op. 1
Liszt: Three Sonnets from Petrarch
Liszt: Dante Sonata

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Sat. | 13 | 8 pm Jazz at the Maverick Bill Charlap, jazz piano • Maverick debut

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Sun. | 14 | 3 pm and 4 pm
3 pm: PreludeJustin Kolb, piano • Maverick debut
Beethoven, arr. Franz Liszt: Symphony No.5 in C Minor

4 pm: Amernet String Quartet, with Justin Kolb, piano“Mahler's Quartets”
Piano Quartet in A Minor (Fragment)
Janácek: String Quartet No. 1 “Kreutzer Sonata”
Schubert: String Quartet in D Minor, D. 810, “Death and the Maiden”

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Sat. | 20, 8 pm Jazz at the Maverick Uri Caine, jazz piano “Mahlerian Journey” • Maverick debut

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Navah Perlman
Philip Cutlip
Zuill Bailey
Uri Caine


Sun. | 21 | 4 pm
Concert for the Friends of MaverickZuill Bailey, cello,
Navah Perlman, piano
• Maverick debut • Brahms and Liszt: Music for Cello and Piano
Brahms: Sonata for Cello and Piano No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 38
Liszt: Elegies I and II; La Lugubre Gondola
Brahms: Sonata for Cello and Piano No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99

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Final Weekends
Bernstein/Mahler/Liszt: The Virtuoso Composer

Sat. | 27 | 6 pmNancy Allen Lundy, soprano, Philip Cutlip, baritone,   • Maverick debut
Babette Hierholzer, piano
“Mahler's Ghosts”
Anton Bruckner: Adagio from Symphony No.7
Hugo Wolf: The Italian Songbook (Complete)

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Nancy Allen Lundy
Babette Hierholzer
Shanghai Quartet
Joel Fan

Sun. | 28 | 4 pmShanghai Quartet, with Joel Fan, piano

for Saturday, September 10th, at 5 PM.



Ilya Yakushev
Daedalus Quartet
Jason Vieaux


Fri. | 2 | 8 pmIlya Yakushev, piano“The Virtuoso Composer” Maverick debut

This concert will be performed on September 11

Sat. | 3 | 6 pmMaverick Chamber PlayersAlexander Platt, conductorStephen Gosling, piano Maria Jette and Nancy Allen Lundy, sopranos; Mary Nessinger, mezzo-soprano; Robert Mack, tenor; Kerry Henderson, baritone; Robert Osborne, bass “Continuum: Mahler And Bernstein”
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.26 in E-flat, "Les Adieux"
Favourite Songs of Mahler and Bernstein
SONGFEST(1977) Arrangement for chamber orchestra by Alexander Platt and Robert Osborne (2011)


Final Concert | Sun. | 4 | 4 pm
Daedalus String Quartet, with Andrew Garland, baritone
“The End Of An Era: Schoeck's Notturno”
Haydn: String Quartet in E Flat Major, Op. 33, No. 2 “The Joke”
Schumann: String Quartet in A Minor, Op. 41, No. 1
Othmar Schoeck: Notturno, Five Movements for String Quartet and Voice (1931-33)

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Sat. | 10 | 5 pm
Shanghai Quartet, with Joel Fan, piano
Bernstein And Friends IV: American Romantics
Bernstein: Three Meditations from Mass for cello and piano
Beethoven: String Quartet in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3, “Razumovsky”
Arthur Foote: Piano Quintet In A Minor (1897)

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Final Concert | Sun. | 11 | 4 pmIlya Yakushev, piano“The Virtuoso Composer” Maverick debut
J.S. Bach: Partita No. 2 in C Minor, BWV 826
Prokofiev: Etudes, Op.2
Liszt: Sonata in B Minor

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The "Bernstein and Friends" project and
the Maverick Concerts 96th festival are
supported in part by awards from the
National Endowment for the Arts".


This season's Bernstein and Friends activities and concerts are very
generously funded by the NEA's American Masterpiece initiative.


Maverick Concerts are made possible in part with funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency

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