Heeding the public health recommendations of San Francisco and many Bay Area counties, and following the lead of several of our sister organizations, we’ve made the difficult decision along with our artists to cancel both performances of “Fairytale Pieces.”
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Robert Schumann – Fairytale Pieces, Op. 13
*Chris Castro – Coyote Goes to the Sky and Birds of Fortune
Featuring guest storyteller Susan Strauss
**Carl Schimmel – Ladle Rat Rotten Hut WORLD PREMIERE
Music illuminates folklore in Schumann's Fairytale Pieces for viola and piano, Chris Castro's musical rendition of myths about Coyote and Old Man Farmer, and Carl Schimmel's Ladle Rat Rotten Hut––a topsy turvy Little Red Riding Hood for the 21st Century. Featuring guest storyteller Susan Strauss.
For program notes, artist info, and complete program information, visit www.leftcoastensemble.org/fairytale
*Commissioned by the Left Coast Chamber Ensemble and premiered in March 2019 while in residence at the Doug Adams Gallery at the Graduate Theological Union’s Center for Arts and Religion (CARe)
**Commissioned by a generous grant from the Fromm Foundation