Repertoire for this event will include Between the Dark and the Daylight, revised specifically by composer Adrienne Albert for Canta Libre’s performance, Beth Anderson’s February Swale, commissioned in May of 2013 by Canta Libre as well as a Nutcracker Suite Medley transcribed for harp quintet.
Performers will be Sally Shorrock, flute, Veronica Salas, viola, Bernard Tamosaitis, cello and Karen Lindquist, harp. Special guest will be violinist Janey Choi.
The December 8 concert is free and open to the public. For more information, call 516-759-8300 or visit http://www.goldcoastlibrary.org/. For public transit information, visit http://tripplanner.mta.info/MyTrip/ui_web/customplanner/tripplanner.aspx. All Canta Libre concerts are ADA accessible.
Canta Libre’s 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.