CantaLibre113The acclaimed Canta Libre Chamber Ensemble will be in concert on Sunday, November 17 – 2:00 PM at Harborfields Library, 31 Broadway in Greenlawn, New York.

Repertoire for this event will be Beth Anderson’s February Swale (Premiered in May 2013 by Canta Libre), Adrienne Albert’s Between the Dark and the Daylight, Songs for Canta Libre by Geoffrey Gardner, the Handel/ Halvorsen Passacaglia and the Francaix/ Scarlatti Quintet.

Performers will be Sally Shorrock, flute, Francisca Mendoza, violin, Veronica Salas, viola, Bernard Tamosaitis, cello and Karen Lindquist, harp.

The November 17 concert is free and open to the public. For more information, call 631-757-4200 or visit http://harborfieldslibrary.org/main.html.

Canta Libre was founded in 2002 by flutist Sally Shorrock to foster the performance and enjoyment of musical literature specifically written for flute, harp and strings.  Their critically-acclaimed CD of music by Jean Francaix, Joseph Guy Ropartz, Jean Yves Daniel-Lesur and Maurice Ravel is available on the 4Tay label from http://www.jamesarts.com/4tay/. It was designated “the best new U.S. release” by BBC Music Magazine in March of 2011. Much more about them at http://www.cantalibre.org.

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