Dolce Suono Ensemble

Mimi Stillman, Artistic Director

Claude Debussy Centennial Festival opens March 26!

cropped-DSE-Mozart-Ralph-bow-1-2.jpgDolce Suono Ensemble will give its first concert on the “Concerts at The College” series at The College of Physicians of Philadelphia on Monday, March 26, 2018 at 7:00pm.

The concert will launch our “Claude Debussy Centennial Festival” with a program entitled “Pleasure is the Law,” with music by Debussy and his compatriots Saint-Saëns, D’Indy, and Massenet, and a world premiere by Jan Krzywicki, professor of composition at Temple University. 

An all-star lineup of artists includes Sarah Shafer, soprano, fresh from her Metropolitan Opera debut, Ricardo Morales, principal clarinet of The Philadelphia Orchestra, Mimi Stillman, flute, solo/chamber artist and founding Artistic Director of Dolce Suono Ensemble, Arlen Hlusko, cello, solo/chamber artist and founder of Philadelphia Performances for Autism, and Charles Abramovic, distinguished collaborative pianist and director of keyboard studies at Temple University.

The Program

Claude Debussy, Prélude à l’aprèsmidi d’un faune (flute and piano), Première rhapsodie (clarinet and piano), Pelléas et Mélisande (selections for flute, cello, piano trio), Fêtes galantes (soprano and piano)

Camille Saint-Saëns, Tarantelle (flute, clarinet, piano)

Vincent D’Indy, Trio in Bb (clarinet, cello, piano)

Jan Krzywicki, Arabesques (flute, cello, piano)

Selected ensemble songs by Jules Massenet, Léo Delibes


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