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02/22/2020 - 5:00 pm

Celebrated Composer Series: Song of the Earth

Garth Newel Music Center
403 Garth Newel Ln
Hot Springs, VA 24445 United States
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5 pm Concert followed by light refreshments

Claude Debussy (1862-1918): La Mer for piano four hands

De l’aube à midi sur la mer (From dawn to noon on the sea) 
Jeux de vagues (Play of the Waves)
Dialogue du vent et de la mer (Dialogue between wind and waves)

Igor Stravinsky (1882 – 1971): Rite of Spring for piano four hands

L’Adoration de la Terre (Adoration of the Earth)

Introduction
Les Augures printaniers (Augurs of Spring)
Jeu du rapt (Ritual of Abduction)
Rondes printanières (Spring Rounds)
Jeux des cités rivales (Ritual of the Rival Tribes)
Cortège du sage: Le Sage (Procession of the Sage: The Sage)
Embrasse de la terre (Kiss of the Earth)
Danse de la terre (Dance of the Earth)

Le Sacrifice (The Sacrifice)

Introduction
Cercles mystérieux des adolescentes (Mystic Circles of the Young Girls)
Glorification de l’élue (Glorification of the Chosen One)
Evocation des ancêtres (Evocation of the Ancestors)
Action rituelle des ancêtres (Ritual Action of the Ancestors)
Danse sacrale (L’Élue) (Sacrificial Dance)

Jeannette Fang, piano

Jeremy Thompson, piano

 

Stay with Us

Complete your Garth Newel experience by spending the night on our 114-acre mountain property. After an evening of music, food and drink, enjoy a short walk to our 1920s Manor House. The spacious and comfortable rooms are quaintly decorated and the original art on display gives you a glimpse into our creative past. A continental breakfast is served in the morning.

The Dining Experience

Garth Newel Music Center has a long tradition of culinary excellence paired with inspiring performances. After many of our concerts our resident chef, Josh Elliott prepares a meal served right in the concert hall. The musicians join the audience in sharing good food and great company.