Festival Opening Night Gala: The Elements of Gravity
Friday, June 10, 2016 from 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM (EDT)
Sponsored by BMW of North America (Official Vehicle of the 2016 Chelsea Music Festival)
This evening showcases art work by Visual Artist-in-Residence Lukas Birk whose site-specific installation will be on display at Canoe Studios June 10-11. The concert program features Septet for Trumpet by Saint-Saens, Composer-in-Residence Michael Gandolfi’s “Garden of the Senses Suite”, & Elgar’s Piano Quintet in A minor. A curated gala reception by Culinary Artist-in-Residence Chef Timothy McGrath will follow the concert.
The 2016 Opening Night Gala begins the Festival’s weekend residency at Canoe Studios.
Works by Rebel, Saint-Saens, Gandolfi and Elgar.
Performers include Fanny Clamagirand, Caleb Paul Hudson, Angela Lee, Alex Shiozaki, Daniel Lee, Abigail Rojansky, Dominik Wagner, Melinda Lee Masur, Jonathan Ong, Dorothy Ro, Ezra Seltzer, Milad Daniari, Lisa Lee, Nicholas DiEugenio, Amy Galluzzo, Warren Hagerty, Jeffry Grossman and Ken-David Masur.
RECEPTION: Curated Gala Reception
BEVERAGE: Open Bar
WHEELCHAIR ACCESS: Accessible