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South Florida Chamber Ensemble Saturday February 1 2020 at 2:00 PMBailey Contemporary Arts
× Prison Reform is a partnership with the Innocence Project of Florida. This program features music by composers who were imprisoned as well as music about wrongful imprisonment. Works include O Death rock me to sleep by Anne Boleyn, selections from Fidelio by Beethoven, Gynmopedie No. 1 by Erik Satie, E Lucevan le stelle from Puccini’s Tosca, selections from Handel’s Messiah, Ethel Smyth’s The Prison, and stories of wrongful imprisonment of South Florida residents set to the music of Johann Sebastian Bach.
South Florida Chamber Ensemble Saturday March 21 2020 at 2:00 PMBailey Contemporary Arts
× Taking place on World Poetry Day, March 21, 2020, are select readings of original work from Broward County School students with disabilities set to music by the South Florida Chamber Ensemble. The onstage program notes will include information about each composer’s disability and how they were able to overcome it in order to be a successful composer.
South Florida Chamber Ensemble Saturday May 9 2020 at 2:00 PMBailey Contemporary Arts
× The program includes The Moldau from Smetana’s Ma Vlast followed by music by female composers including: By the Still Waters by Amy Beach, Troubled Water by Margaret Bonds, Water Sprites by Cecile Chaminade and Rebecca Clarke’s To an Isle in the water. In addition, we are commissioning a new work by living American female composer Bethany Trainor to be paired with a new film from Water Aid about the Female Plumber’s Project. This work is scored for trio and an electronic running water effect that will play simultaneously with the music.