This groupmuse happened on Sunday, August 8, at 7:00 PM EDT.

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Reed Quintets of the Americas - Kalliope's final summer concert!

Sun, August 8, 2021 7:00 PM, EDT

Join us for our final summer concert with an exciting program traveling from north to south across the Americas, beginning in Canada with Mathieu Lussier's gorgeous "Laurentian Bolero" and ending in Peru with the world premiere of Daniel Cueto's "Cinco Momentos Peruanos"


Kalliope Reed Quintet Reed Quintet (ob, cl, bcl, sax, bsn)

Mathieu Lussier, Laurentian Bolero (2021) 7’

Becky Turro, Thaw (2018) 5’
- Hyperborea

- Kaleidoscope Cove

Jenni Brandon, The Wildflower Quintet (2021) 12’
- Wildflowers
- Indian Paintbrush
- The Hummingbird
- Summer Garden


Arturo Márquez, Danzón no. 6 - Puerto Calvario (2001, arr. for reeds by Natalie Zemba 2021) 6’ Bennett Parsons, soloist

Miguel del Águila, Transoceánica (quintet arr. premiered by Kalliope 2020) 9’
World Premiere: Daniel Cueto, Momentos Peruanos 8’
- Landó azulado

- Fantasía de Tijeras

- Zamacueca Encendida


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Lily Press, about 1 month ago

During our 10 minute intermission, please enjoy this recording of Wild Rose and the Butterfly, from The Wildflower Quintet by Jenni Brandon:

Natalie Zemba, about 1 month ago

Thank you all for joining us for the final groupmuse of our summer season! We would love to see you at future events, whenever they happen next, we can be followed on facebook, instragram, and all our events can also be found on our website


Lily Press Emcee
Daniel Flesch
Linda Ferro Peterson
Brian Rolincik
Francine Trester
Michael Kibbe
Sheri Richardson
Stephen Broll
Steve Zemba
Renee Nietubyc Bradford
Ann Elizabeth Van Dyke
Mary Barton
Daniel F Gonos
Chad Hoover
Kendra J. Dowd
Nicolas Petit