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FESTIVAL DATES


Romance in Georgetown

Thursday,
May 28,

through

Sunday,
May 31, 2015


CONTACT US

Georgetown Festival
of the Arts


P.O. Box 846
Georgetown, TX 78627

Tel 512.639.0433

E-mail info@gtownfestival.org



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     Schedule as of March 24, 2015

     Please note that all events, artists and lecturers are subject to change

     Links to Festival Events by Day

 
 
 
   
 
 

Festival 2015: Romance in Georgetown


The Lives and Music

of Robert and Clara Schumann



Celebrating the Eleventh Year

of the

Georgetown Festival of the Arts


May 28-31, 2015



Schedule of Events
 
Thursday, May 28
 
2:00 p.m.


  Romance: Symposium I
  Palace Theatre
   
  Ellsworth Peterson
    Robert and Clara Schumann in Georgetown: An Introduction to the Festival
   
  David Ferris
      Clara Schumann in Life and on Film
   
             
  6:30 p.m.

  Reception for Donors to meet the artists
  Southwestern University
   
  8:00 p.m.

  A Piano Recital by Jonathan Biss
  Alma Thomas Theatre, Sarofim School of Fine Arts
  Southwestern University
   
  Alban Berg - Sonata, Op. 1
   
  Arnold Schoenberg - Sechs kleine Klavierstücke, Op. 19
   
  Robert Schumann - Waldszenen, Op. 82
   
  Robert Schumann- Arabesque, Op. 18

  Ludwig van Beethoven -Sonata in F Minor, Op. 57 ("Appassionata")
   
Friday, May 29
 
  10:00 a.m.

  Romance: Symposium II
  Jones Theater, Sarofim School of Fine Arts
  Southwestern University
                   
  Susan Youens
    As Time Goes By: Robert Schumann's Songs in 1840 and 1850
   
  Jonathan Biss, Ellsworth Peterson
    Schumann under the Influence
   
   
  2:00 p.m.

  City Lights Theatre (A free event)
   
  The film Song of Love, with Katharine Hepburn, Paul Henreid and Robert Walker
   
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  8:00 p.m.

  A Recital of Song and Chamber Music
  Alma Thomas Theatre, Sarofim School of Fine Arts
  Southwestern University
   
 
       Lynn Parr Mock, soprano
       Virginia Dupuy, mezzosoprano
       Rebecca Ansell, violin
       Hai Zheng, cello
       Toby Blumenthal, piano
       Dale Dietert, piano
       Arthur Houle, piano
   
    Robert Schumann - Romance, Op. 28, No. 2
          Arr. Arthur Houle
   
  Robert Schumann - Fünf Stücke im Volkston, Op. 102
     
        Hai Zheng, cello
        Arthur Houle, piano
   
    
    Robert Schumann - Frauenliebe und -leben Op. 42
   
        Virginia Dupuy, mezzosoprano
        Dale Dietert, piano
   
    Clara Schumann - 3 Songs on Poems from F. Rückert's "Liebesfrühling", Op. 37
   
        Lynn Parr Mock, soprano
        Dale Dietert, piano
   
    Clara Schumann - Piano Trio in G Minor, Op. 17
   
        Rebecca Ansell, violin
        Hai Zheng, cello
        Toby Blumenthal, piano
   
 
Saturday, May 30
 
  10:00 a.m.

 
  A Hauskonzert at the Schumanns  
  Jones Theatre, Sarofim School of Fine Arts  
  Southwestern University  
     
 
       Lynn Parr Mock, soprano
       Virginia Dupuy, mezzosoprano
       Bruce Cain, baritone
       Rebecca Ansell, violin
       Hai Zheng, cello
       Toby Blumenthal, piano
       Dale Dietert, piano
       Arthur Houle, piano
     
   
    Clara Schumann - Three Romances, Op.22
   
        Rebecca Ansell, violin
        Toby Blumenthal, piano
   
    Clara Schumann - 3 Songs
   
        Virginia Dupuy, mezzosoprano
        Dale Dietert, piano
   
     
     Robert Schumann - Winterzeit II, Träumerei  
     Arthur Houle - Allegro in the Style of Robert Schumann  
     
        Arthur Houle, piano
   
     Robert Schumann - 3 songs

 
        Bruce Cain, baritone
        Dale Dietert, piano
   
    Clara Schumann - 3 piano pieces

        Toby Blumenthal, piano
   
    Robert Schumann - Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70

        Hai ZHeng, cello
        Arthur Houle, piano
   
     
  3:00 p.m.

 
  Afternoon Concert

 
  Alma Thomas Theatre, Sarofim School of Fine Arts
  Southwestern University
   
 
       Rebecca Haskins-Fairweather, oboe
       Toby Blumenthal, piano
       Bruce Cain, baritone
       Dale Dietert, piano
       CHAMPS students
     
   
     
    Robert Schumann -Three Romances, Op. 94
   
        Rebecca Haskins-Fairweather, oboe
        Toby Blumenthal, piano
   
  Robert Schumann - Dichterliebe, Op. 48  
     
    Bruce Cain, baritone  
    Dale Dietert, piano  
   
  Robert Schumann - Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 44  
     
    CHAMPS students (Chamber Music in the Public Schools)  
   
     
  8:00 p.m.

 
  Concert in the Park (No charge for this event)  
  Gazebo, San Gabriel Park  
     
  Music Ensembles from Eastview High School, Georgetown  
  A Concert by the Round Rock Symphony  
    Stefan Sanders, conductor
     
  The concert will be followed by a display of fireworks.
   
   
Sunday,May 31  
   
  3:15 p.m.

 
  Pre-Concert Lecture  
  Lois Perkins Chapel, Southwestern University  
   
   
  Ellsworth Peterson  
  Bach, the Missa Sacra and Schumann's late style  
   
   
  4:00 p.m.

 
  Choral Finale  
  Lois Perkins Chapel, Southwestern University  
             
   
  Clara Schumann - Three Motets: Abendfeier in Venedig, Vorwärts, Gonodoliera  
     
    The San Gabriel Chorale  
    Kenneth Sheppard, conductor  
     
  Robert Schumann -Fugues on the Name of Bach, Op. 60
 
 
 
    David Polley, organ  
     
  Robert Schumann- Missa Sacra, Op. 147
 
     
    San Gabriel Chorale
    David Polley, organ  
    Kenneth Sheppard, Conductor
     
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