To hear a sample of their work and learn more: https://borealiswindquintet.com/videos/
The Borealis Wind Quintet
“A polished, elegantly turned performance... a scintillating one.” The New York Times
The Borealis Wind Quintet performs on July 24th.
The Old Whaling Church
July 24th, 2022
Tickets are $35.00 and will be sold on this site until 12:00 on July 24th. Tickets will be available at the door on July 24th when doors open at 3:30 p.m.
Masks are optional at this location.
Touring extensively throughout the United States, this engaging quintet continues to captivate audiences, breathing freshness into every concert, workshop and master class.
Borealis recordings are lauded for their outstanding artistic elegance. Nominated for a Grammy in 2006, this ensemble is undoubtedly a major wind quintet of our time. Additionally, the quintet is recognized for its fundamental contributions to the wind quintet literature with voluminous commissions, recordings and editions of both rare and traditional music
The Washington Post praised their “sensitive collaborations that have a sophisticated and cosmopolitan air.”
Borealis has traveled far afield bringing their unique perspective to all that they play – from contemporary to classical to folk. The ensemble has appeared in major U.S. concert halls including Carnegie Hall and the Frick Museum in New York City, the Four Seasons in Berkeley, Strathmore in Maryland, the Corning Museum in New York, and performances in Princeton, Notre Dame, Wolf Trap and many other venues. The Borealis has five recordings on the MSR classics label to its credit.
“...the performance was fabulous.” Schenectady Gazette
Concerto No.2 after Vivaldi Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Ashokan Farewell Jay Ungar (b. 1946)
Suite, Op. 57 Charles-Édouard Lefebvre (1843–1917)
Suite from West Side Story Leonard Bernstein (1918–1990)
The Martha's Vineyard Chamber Music Society produces chamber music concerts and promotes an appreciation of classical and contemporary music on the island of Martha's Vineyard.
The Summer Evening Concerts and our Education Programs including Instrument Loans, Lesson Scholarships, Artist in Residence, and Project Cello, all depend on generous donors and grant funders.
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