MahlerFest XXX

Dedicated to the Memory of Stan Ruttenberg

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 10
(Cooke III performance version)
and
Edward Elgar (arr. D. Matthews): String Quartet in e, op.83
arranged for string orchestra (2010)
(U.S. Premiere)

Monday, May 15 – Sunday, May 21, 2017

For a printable schedule, please click here

May 15 – Monday

7:00pm – 10:00pm – Open Rehearsal – Macky Auditorium, CU Campus

May 16 – Tuesday

7:00pm – 10:00pm – Open Rehearsal – Macky Auditorium, CU Campus

May 17 – Wednesday

7:30pm – Chamber Concert – Dairy Center for the Arts

  • Reserved Seats are $20.00 ($10.00 for students) and are available from the Dairy Box Office.
  • Click HERE for complete details and the biographies of the performers.

G. Kurtág – Signs, Games, Messages (Jelek, Játékok és Üzenetek)
D. Matthews – Romanza for Violin and Piano, Op. 119a
G. Mahler / A. Schnittke – Quartet for Piano and Strings (fragments)
   — Intermission —
F. Schubert – Quintet for Strings in C, D. 956, Op. posth. 163

James Stern – Violin (Mahler/Schnittke, Kurtág, Schubert) ♦
Karen Bentley Pollick – Violin (Schubert)
David Yang – Viola (Mahler/Schnittke, Kurtág, Schubert) ♦
Kenneth Woods – Cello (Kurtág, Mahler/Schnittke, Schubert) ♦
Jennifer Hayghe – Piano (Mahler/Schnittke)
Eliana Razzino Yang – Cello (Schubert)

♦ member of the Ensemble Epomeo String Trio

May 18 – Thursday

1:30pm – 3:30pm – Conducting Master Class – Boulder Public Library

  • BPL LogoCanyon Theater – Free – Open Seating
  • Chamber Version of Mahler’s Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
  • Featuring the three conducting Fellows, Maestro Kenneth Woods, and composer David Matthews
  • For details, please click HERE

7:00pm – 10:00pm – Open Rehearsal – Macky Auditorium, CU Campus

May 19 – Friday

2:00pm – Film – Ken Russell’s Mahler – Boedecker Theater, Dairy Center

  • For details about the film, click HERE

5:00pm – 6:30 pm – Group Dinner – Taj Restaurant – 2630 W Baseline Rd

7:00pm – 10:00pm – Open Dress Rehearsal – Macky Auditorium, CU Campus

May 20 – Saturday

8:30am – 12:15pm – Symposium (morning session) – Room C199, Imig Building, CU Campus

12:15pm – 1:15pm – Lunch – Atrium, Atlas Building, CU Campus

1:15pm – 3:30pm – Symposium (afternoon session) – Room 102, Atlas Building, CU Campus

6:30pm – Pre-concert Lecture and
7:30pm – Orchestral Concert – Macky Auditorium, CU Campus

  • Edward Elgar (arr. David Matthews): String Quartet in e, opus 83– arranged for string orchestra (2010)
  • Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 10 (Cooke III performance version)
  • Maestro Kenneth Woods conducting the Colorado MahlerFest Orchestra
  • The concert will last just over two hours (including an intermission).

May 21 – Sunday

10:00am – 11:30 am – Group Brunch – Turley’s – NE Corner of Pearl Street and 28th Street (US. 36)

2:30pm – Pre-concert Lecture and
3:30pm – Orchestral Concert – Macky Auditorium, CU Campus

  • Edward Elgar (arr. David Matthews): String Quartet in e, opus 83– arranged for string orchestra (2010)
  • Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 10 (Cooke III performance version)
  • Maestro Kenneth Woods conducting the Colorado MahlerFest Orchestra
  • The concert will last just over two hours (including an intermission).