Lucas Richman, conductor Amy Maples, soloist Christopher Sanders, soloist University of Maine Singers Oratorio Society William Grant Still, Can’t You Line ‘Em Lucas Richman, World Premiere Joan Tower, Made in America Leonard Bernstein, Selections from Candide We celebrate American composers in April with a program anchored by Leonard Bernstein’s masterpiece of operetta, Candide. Works by William Grant Still, Lucas Richman, and […]
Simon Russell Beale plays William Shakespeare’s Richard II, broadcast live from the stage of the Almeida Theatre in London to cinemas. This visceral new production about the limits of power will be directed by Joe Hill-Gibbins, whose previous plays include Little Revolution at the Almeida and Absolute Hell at the National Theatre. Richard II, King of England, is irresponsible, […]
Composed of guitarist Meng Su and Yameng Wang, the Beijing Guitar Duo has performed throughout Europe, Asia, and North America. This past season took them to countries such as Germany, Russia, Spain, Portugal, Denmark, Poland, China, Panama, and the United States. The duo has toured extensively with their mentor Manuel Barrueco, appearing in such countries as Germany, Finland, Spain, Russia, as well […]
The Symphonic Band in collaboration with Concert Band will perform their annual Spring concert. $12, free with a student MaineCard To learn more about the University of Maine instrumental and choral ensembles or for a complete list of School of Performing Arts Events visit umaine.edu/spa.
Lucas Richman, conductor W.A. Mozart, Symphony No. 33, K. 319, B-flat major Anton Bruckner, Symphony No. 4, E-flat major, ‘Romantic’ Music from Vienna by Mozart and Bruckner concludes the BSO’s 123rd season. Mozart’s charming Symphony No. 33 makes way for the grandeur of Bruckner’s epic Symphony No. 4, ‘Romantic.’ Subscriptions on sale now!
Since their formation in 1997, the trio has quickly become one of today’s most exciting chamber ensembles. Acclaimed for their superb sense of ensemble and wondrous balance, these virtuosic and profound musicians are committed to creating exceptional and daring performances of standard and contemporary repertoire. The program includes: Jennifer Higdon: Piano Trio Korngold: Piano Trio, […]
NOTE: Part of the opening day festivities of the Maine Bicentennial and Statehood Conference, which is open to the public. Not eligible for CCA subscriptions or K–12 pricing. Not long after forming in Philadelphia, the DaPonte String Quartet surprised the musical world by moving to Maine where, as the New York Times noted, they create […]
Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads the classic John Dexter production of Poulenc’s devastating story of faith and martyrdom. Mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard sings the touching role of Blanche and soprano Karita Mattila, a legend in her own time, returns to the Met as the Prioress. Adult $25 | Senior $20 | Student $10 | All fees included Learn […]