Edmund Cionek
Composer in Residence

BAR HARBOR MUSIC FESTIVAL
Francis Fortier, Artistic Director
48th Season
"a beacon of hope for young artists"

June 29, 2014 – July 27, 2014

"…one of New England's great music festivals"
-Nan Lincoln, The Bar Harbor Times

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(artists and programs subject to change)

Cara Chowning

Brass Venture

O P E N I N G    D A Y
Sunday June 29 at 4:00 p.m.
TEA CONCERT
KATHERINE LERNER, MEZZO SOPRANO
CARA CHOWNING, PIANIST
The Maine Sea Coast Mission

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O P E N I N G   N I G H T
Tuesday, July 1 at 8:00 p.m.
BRASS VENTURE
Bar Harbor Congregational Church

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Saturday, July 5 at 8:00 p.m.
CHRISTOPHER JOHNSON, Pianist
Bar Harbor Congregational Church

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April Martin

Sunday, July 6 at 8:00 p.m.
POPS CONCERT
APRIL MARTIN, Soprano
CHAD SLOAN, BARITONE
The Great Room, Bluenose Inn
Pre-Concert Buffet Dinner served beginning
at 6:00 p.m. (optional)
Rose Garden Restaurant

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Edmund Cionek

Tuesday, July 8 at 5:30 p.m.
 18th Annual "NEW COMPOSERS" FORUM
"American Experimental Music"
ENSEMBLE PAMPLEMOUSSE
Edmund Cionek, Moderator
Bar Harbor Congregational Church
 

ENSEMBLE PAMPLEMOUSSE

Wednesday, July 9 at 8:00 p.m.
31st Annual "NEW COMPOSERS" CONCERT
Fresh Sounds, Emerging Composers, & Technologies
ENSEMBLE PAMPLEMOUSSE
Natacha Diels, Flutes/ Composer, Elizabeth Weisser, violin/viola, Jessie Marino, Cello/Composer/, Andrew Greenwald, Percussion/Composer, David Broome, Piano/Composer, Bryan Jacobs, Electronics/Composer

Music by Jacobs, Greenwald, Diels, Broome, Marino, and Lewis
Bar Harbor Congregational Church

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Janinah Burnett

Scott Scully

Friday, July 11 at 8:00 p.m.
BAR HARBOR MUSIC FESTIVAL OPERA THEATRE
"LA BOHEME" by Giacomo Puccini
The historic Criterion Theatre

Get swept up in the timeless story of a shy seamstress and a passionate poet who meet on Christmas Eve. Their romantic tale of love and loss will transport you to the bustling Latin Quarter of 19th century Paris. Puccini's greatest hit showcases the friendships and hardships of a group of young artists struggling to make a life worth living in the city of lights. Sweeping melodies and unforgettable drama will capture your heart and soul. Featuring Metropolitan opera singers Scott Scully as Rudolpho and Janinah Burnett as Mimi and dramatic sets by up-and-coming young designer Jeffrey Ridenour. This 10th year anniversary opera production promises to be an unforgettable evening.

Mimi:  Janinah Burnett, soprano
Rudolpho:  Scott Scully, tenor
Musetta:  April Martin, soprano
Marcello:  Jonathan Lasch, baritone
Schaunard:  Chad Sloan, baritone
Colline:  Aaron Sorensen
Benoit/Alcindoro:  TBA
Stage Director, Fenlon Lamb
Music Director, Cara Chowning
Set Design, Jeff Ridenhour

Featuring members of the Mount Desert Summer Chorale David Schildkret, music director

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Antonio Galera-Lopez

Sunday, July 13 at 8:00 p.m.
ANTONIO GALERA LOPEZ, PIANIST
Bar Harbor Congregational Church

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Friday, July 18 at 8:00 p.m.
ARDELIA TRIO
Bar Harbor Congregational Church

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Wolverine Jazz Band

Sunday, July 20 at 8:00 p.m.
JAZZ NIGHT
WOLVERINE JAZZ BAND
Jackson Laboratory Commons

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Bar Harbor Festival String Orchestra

Wednesday, July 23 at 8:00 p.m.
(rain date July 24 at 8:00 p.m.)
42nd ANNUAL ACADIA NATIONAL PARK
OUTDOOR CONCERT
BAR HARBOR FESTIVAL STRING ORCHESTRA
Francis Fortier, Conductor & Gerard Reuter, Oboe Soloist
Blackwoods Campground Amphitheatre

Bar Harbor Festival String Orchestra

Friday, July 25 at 8:00 p.m.
10th Annual Bob Noonan Memorial Concert
BAR HARBOR FESTIVAL STRING ORCHESTRA
Francis Fortier, Conductor & Gerard Reuter, Oboe Soloist
Bar Harbor Congregational Church

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Bar Harbor Festival String Orchestra

Sunday, July 27 at 8:00 p.m.
FESTIVAL GALA
BAR HARBOR FESTIVAL STRING ORCHESTRA
Francis Fortier, Conductor & Gerard Reuter, Oboe Soloist
Pre-Concert Dinner served beginning at 6:00 p.m. (optional)
The Bar Harbor Club

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Artists & Programs subject to change

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New York, New York 10025-6222
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After June 16
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Bar Harbor, Maine 04609-1800
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"Pops", Jazz, & Gala….$40
Opera..$30; $40.00, $50.00, & $80.00
Pre-Concert Dinner $40 (includes tax & gratuity)
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