Join us for a rare opportunity to experience The Musical Offering, Johann Sebastian Bach's miraculous monument of polyphony, is performed in its entirety by Music from Yellow Barn, under the direction of Artistic Director Seth Knopp. Garden Eight, a set of interludes by Rome Prize-winning composer Lei Liang are interspersed throughout in this special concert of musical exploration, past and present.
J.S. Bach (1685-1750) The Musical Offering, BWV 1079, (1747)
Lei Liang (b. 1972) Garden Eight (1996)
Anna Elashvili, Jennifer Liu, Suliman Tekalli, violins
Meredith Kufchak, Nathan Schram, violas
Jean-Michel Fonteneau, Aaron Wolff, Julia Yang, cellos
Elizabeth Burns, double bass
Jessica Petrasek, flute
Alan Kay, clarinets
Brad Balliett, bassoon
Lee Dionne, harpsichord
Seth Knopp, piano
Eduardo Leandro, percussion
With deepest admiration and appreciation, Symphony Space and Yellow Barn dedicate this performance to Kay Cattarulla, whose leadership, generosity, and wisdom have had an indelible impact on our organizations.