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Bach, Stravinsky, Ngwenyama, Schubert
The second installment of our Winter 2021 BCMS@Home concert takes advantage of the virtual medium to offer an up-close experience of a single performer’s sound and expression.
The meditative opening of Bach’s Sonata for Solo Violin in C major is built from a simple dotted-note motive that gradually expands in harmonic complexity. The fugue that follows is a contrapuntal tour de force, its length matched by its technical demands. The melodic Largo offers repose before listeners are plunged into a moto perpetuo finale.
Stravinsky’s Elegy is a five-minute memorial to the founder of the ProArte Quartet. The composer’s only work for viola, the Elegy opens with aView more
Purchasing a single ticket ($15; student: $9) allows your household access to a passcode-protected page which will permit streaming of a unique BCMS concert experience for up to 14 days. Those interested in all four Winter 2021 virtual concerts can subscribe to an all-access pass ($48; student: $24) and enjoy the content through May 15.