LOCAL>> A Celebration of Musicians Around the Bay
Virtual showcase of extraordinary talent and diversity of our treasured Bay Area artists
Mill Valley Chamber Music Society, in partnership with the Bay Area Music Consortium (BAMC) presents “A Celebration of Musicians Around the Bay,” a virtual showcase of the extraordinary talent and diversity of our treasured Bay Area artists.
From Quinteto Latino’s brilliant blend of performance and advocacy, to the deeply expressive Indian music of Alam Khan, to the cutting-edge Friction Quartet and the next generation of brilliant classical talent, Stars Aligned Siblings, this concert is an opportunity to gather together from all corners of the Bay Area and celebrate these trailblazing performers and composers whom we miss experiencing live!
PROGRAM: “A Celebration of Musicians Around the Bay” featuring:
- Quinteto Latino, a wind quintet that focuses on the music of Latin American composers, presenting a newly commissioned work by Gabriela Lena Frank
- Alam Khan, from the Ali Akbar College of Music in San Rafael, performing a raga in the Indian classical tradition, on the sarod
- Friction Quartet, a string quartet known for expanding the string quartet repertoire, featuring works by Bay Area composers Nicolas Benavides and Mario Godoy
- Stars Aligned Siblings, an award-winning string quartet of siblings ranging in age from 8 to 14, playing a piece by African American composer Florence Price
WHEN: Saturday, April 10 at 7:00 p.m. (Pacific Time) through midnight April 18, 2021
MEET AND GREET: Audience to meet artists for a virtual reception after the first airing of the concert on April 10
$25 – Concert link will be sent to ticket holders 24 hours in advance and remains active for one week following the performance
DONATIONS: Audience members may use our “donate” button during the concert. All donations will be shared equally by the musicians.
Additional time info:
First Airing: Friday, April 10, 7:00 pm – includes virtual reception, artist meet and greet after concert
Archive: through Sunday, April 18, midnight