Sylvan Winds with Kenneth Overton

Thursday, January 6, 2022, 4:30 PM ET

Svjetlana Kabalin, flute
Kathy Halvorson, oboe
Nuno Antunes, clarinet
Gina Cuffari, bassoon
Zohar Schondorf, horn
Kenneth Overton, guest baritone

Booking Contact
Svjetlana Kabalin

sylvanwinds@att.net
(212) 662-0433

Program

Libertango (excerpt)
Astor Piazzolla (arr by J. Scott) 

Pentalogue
Elizabeth Brown 
III.  walking and waltzing (excerpt) 
IV. of mice and Mahler 

Old American Songs
Aaron Copland (arr by T. Cuffari)
“Zion’s Walls” 
“At the River”  

“Joshua Fit da Battle of Jericho”
Arr. Margaret Bonds and T. Cuffari 

Gravel Rag
Charlotte Blake (arr by F. Kabalin) 

Biography

With over 40 seasons of concerts in New York City, the Sylvan Winds have appeared under the auspices of Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival, and the Caramoor International Music Festival. Invited to perform for the Governor’s Arts Awards at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, they have also appeared on the Cutting Edge and Composers Concordance concert series, and have performed at Town Hall, Merkin Concert Hall, and Symphony Space. Nationally, the ensemble has performed at the Cape Cod, Killington, Skaneateles, and White Mountains Music Festivals, as well as Amherst College, the Chicago Chamber Music Society, and the Sejong Cultural Center in Seoul, Korea. Their performances can be heard on radio stations WQXR, WNYC, Boston’s WGBH, Minnesota Public Radio, and National Public Radio’sPerformance Today. They have recorded four CDs for the Koch Classics, Albany, CRI/New World, and North/South labels. The Sylvan Winds have also received grants from the NEA, Chamber Music America, NYSCA, and NewMusicUSA.