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Updated 4:05 p.m. on Thursday, April 4, 2024.

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Saturday, July 30, 2022 at 8:00 p.m.

Sherman's Park

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Selections (to be announced from the stage)

The Bacon Brothers

 

Intermission

 

She is the Heart

Kevin Bacon

(b. 1958)
intro. & arr. M. Bacon

Kevin Bacon, voice
Caroga Arts Ensemble
Michael Bacon, conductor

Annie Fullard, Andy Liang, Ann Yu, Sophia Cho, Sherri Zhang, violin 1
Aaron Schwartz, Joseph Kromholz, violin 2
Dawning Welliver, Anna Leunis, David Wong, violin 2
Eric Wong, Stephanie Price-Wong, Aaron Mossburg, viola
Sam Rosenthal, Deborah Barrett Price, viola
Kyle Price, Julian Müller, Ken Kubota, Stephen Hawkey, cello
Nathaniel West, Matthew Williamson, bass

 

World Premiere:

 

Passacaglia and Toccata for Cello, Strings and Percussion

Michael Bacon

(b. 1949)

#3 5:44

Sara Sant'Ambrogio, cello

Caroga Arts Ensemble
Annie Fullard, Andy Liang, Ann Yu, Sophia Cho, Sherri Zhang, Aaron Schwartz, Joseph Kromholz, Dawning Welliver, Anna Leunis, David Wong, violin
Eric Wong, Stephanie Price-Wong, Aaron Mossburg, Sam Rosenthal, Deborah Barrett Price, viola
Kyle Price, Julian Müller, Ken Kubota, Stephen Hawkey, cello
Nathaniel West, Matthew Williamson, bass
Brian Shank, percussion

Deborah Barrett Price, conductor

 

Selections (to be announced from the stage)

#4 missing duration

The Bacon Brothers

 

Unknown duration, but at least 5:44 across 4 pieces.

With 3 breaks of 3:00 each, estimated concert is 14:44

Design and printing by James McMartin Long. Program archive at CACarchive.org

santambrogio.jpg Ms. Sant'Ambrogio has appeared as a soloist with orchestras including Beijing, Boston, Budapest, Chicago, Prague, Osaka, & San Francisco. She has performed thousands of concerts on six continents in venues from Aspen to Amsterdam, from the Hollywood Bowl to Stockholm, from Kennedy to Lincoln Centers & from Marlboro to Musikverein in Vienna.

Ms. Sant'Ambrogio has collaborated with the New York City Ballet & with such artists as Sting and Rufus Wainwright to Yo Yo Ma in genres from rock to Spanish pop. Her solo recordings have been featured on movie soundtracks, most recently as the opening track on the HBO film, A Matter of Taste.

Ms. Sant'Ambrogio studied at the Curtis Institute of Music and at The Juilliard School where she won the all-Juilliard Competition in her first month, resulting in her first Lincoln Center performance.

Ms. Sant'Ambrogio has won numerous international competitions and won a Grammy Award for Bernstein's Arias and Barcarolles. Ms. Sant'Ambrogio has been profiled in Strad, Vogue, Gramophone, Elle, Strings, Vanity Fair, Fanfare, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, CBS, ABC, PBS, Fox, USA and CNN. Ms. Sant'Ambrogio was the subject of a feature length documentary, which aired on PBS and international networks.

Ms. Sant'Ambrogio is a founding member of the Naumburg Award winning Eroica Trio. Eroica has performed thousands of concerts worldwide and has released eight celebrated recordings for Angel EMI Classics Records, garnering multiple Grammy nominations.

Ms. Sant'Ambrogio's CDs, photographs, and tour information are available at her website www.sarasantambrogio.com and at www.eroicatrio.com.

 

Michael Bacon is currently Associate Professor of Music at Lehman College. Michael Bacon's recent projects include the original score for Free Renty: Lanier v. Harvard (2021) as well as the ongoing series on PBS, Finding Your Roots, hosted by Henry Lewis Gates (2012–).

He won an Emmy and a BMI Television Award for his score for The Kennedys (1993), a Cable Ace Award nomination for his score for The Man Who Loved Sharks (1993), and a BMI Television Music Award and The Chicago International Film Festival Gold Plaque Award for his score for LBJ (1991). He has won three Academy Awards as well as many Emmy Awards and Peabody Awards. Jerry Lee Lewis, Carlene Carter, Peter Yarrow and Claude Francois are just a few of the artists who have recorded songs written by Bacon.

Bacon has a bachelors of science degree in music from Lehman College, where he studied composition and orchestration with John Corigliano. He lives in New York City with his wife, Betsy, and enjoys sailing.