Thursday, July 18, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
BBC Music Magazine named Miloš as one of the “champions of the classical guitar who have shaped its sound in the last century.” Although he has appeared at almost all major concert halls and festivals around the globe, this will be Miloš’ debut at Caramoor — in the exquisite beauty of the Sunken Garden no less. Program to include works by J.S. Bach, Villa-Lobos, Granados, Duplessy, Lennon & McCartney, and others.
Friday, July 19, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Self-conducted, thoughtful, and innovative, the 18 members that make up the orchestra A Far Cry invite you to join in on the exploration with a program stretching around the globe and across generations. Nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music / Small Ensemble Performance in 2015 and 2018, the group has earned “a reputation for top-drawer playing [and] engrossing programming” (Boston Musical Intelligencer).
American Modern Opera Company: Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor; Paul Appleby, tenor; Matthew Aucoin, piano
Thursday, July 25, 2019
This recital marks the debut of Veils for Desire, created by members of the American Modern Opera Company, an exciting new collective of some of today’s most gifted, curious, and innovative artists and recently named one of “19 for 19 Artists to Watch” by WQXR.
Friday, July 26, 2019
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Russian piano phenomenon Daniil Trifonov — “without question the most astounding pianist of our age” (The Times, London) — returns to Caramoor with a solo recital of Beethoven, Schumann, and Prokofiev, following up on his rapturously received Caramoor performance of 2017. Since that time, besides receiving raves from every corner of the globe, he has won Gramophone’s 2016 Artist of the Year award and added two albums to his discography: Transcendental — a double album of Liszt’s works that won the Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Solo Album in 2018 — and this season’s Destination Rachmaninov: Departure. Now is not the time to miss the performance of this once-in-a-lifetime pianist!
Saturday, July 27, 2019
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Crowned “the king and queen of the banjo” by Paste Magazine, the husband-and-wife duo of Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn build upon the folk tradition to create a distinct style pulling inspiration from Chinese atonal music, the banjo’s rich American heritage, and more to stretch “their sound beyond bluegrass, across continents, and into everything from prog-rock to Eastern instrumentation” (NPR).