“Love and Other Difficulties”
Sunday, February 22**, 2015 (**RESCHEDULED)
Aurea sets its gaze on the subject of love for the 2015 season opener. This special Valentine program merges the great Brahms G Major String Sextet, Hugo Wolf’s Italian Serenade, Gershwin’s Lullaby and Respighi’s Il Tramonto, featuring mezzo-soprano, Gigi Mitchell-Velasco, with poetry of Shelley, Novalis, Rilke and Nigel Gore, and improvisations of Chris Turner. Performers include: Gigi Mitchell-Velasco, mezzo-soprano; Nigel Gore, reader; Chris Turner, reader and harmonica; Katherine Winterstein, violin; Consuelo Sherba, viola; Emmanuel Feldman, cello.
Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
60 minute performance, plus a post-show talk back with the artists.
$30.00 adults, $25.00 seniors, $8.00 with student I.D.
With the support of the R.I. State Council on the Arts, the White Family Foundation, the Carter Family Charitable Trust, and the Old Slater Mill Association.