Dorian Quintet
 
 

Dorian Wind Quintet & Abigail Fischer

December 17, 2018

7:30PM

Dorian Wind Quintet:
Gretchen Pusch, flute
Gerard Reuter, oboe
Benjamin Fingland, clarinet
Adrian Morejon, bassoon
Karl Kramer-Johansen, horn

Abigail Fischer, mezzo-soprano
Aaron Wunsch, piano

“One of chamber music’s most sparkling and eloquent ensembles” (TIME Magazine), the Dorian Wind Quintet joins forces with “luminous” mezzo-soprano Abigail Fischer (New York Times) for Lee Hoiby’s zesty, hilarious operatic portrait of Julia Child baking a chocolate cake, Bon Appétit! The Dorian also brings their “extraordinary accuracy and spirit” (New York Times) to both classic and contemporary American music, and Fischer offers Leonard Bernstein’s delicious song cycle of recipes, La Bonne Cuisine. "Ms. Fischer sings with a passionate restraint that has no equal in her generation." (New York Times)

 

Program

Lee Hoiby — Bon Appétit! (featuring Abigail Fischer as Julia Child)
Leonard Bernstein — La Bonne Cuisine
Samuel Barber — Summer Music
George Perle — Wind Quintet No. 1
Elliott Carter — Woodwind Quintet

 

Watch & Listen

Dorian Wind Quintet performs Diversions by Lee Hoiby

Hear mezzo-soprano Abigail Fischer sing Lullaby in Stefan Weisman’s Scarlet Ibis

 

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