From Bach to Paul Simon. Plus Something Brand New.
7:00PM, Saturday, December 11, 2021
Milwaukee Youth Arts Center
325 W Walnut Street
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Emi Ferguson,Baroque-pop Flute Virtuoso
Frank Almondviolin
Lijia Phang,violin
Samantha Rodriguez,viola
Adrien Zitoun,cello
Bach:Goldberg Variations, aria
Bach:chorale TBA
Bach:Goldberg Variation 13
Berio:Black is the Color
Trad. folk:Barbara Allen
Ferguson:Toutes Les Nuits
Bach:Goldberg Variations Quodlibet, var 30
Bach:Chorale TBA
Paul Simon/Bach:American Tune
Pierre Jalbert:Air in Motion (local premiere)

English-American flute virtuoso and composer Emi Ferguson mixes it up with Frankly Music this December. Our Saturday evening program features intertwined selections from Paul Simon, Emi’s own composition, various selections from J.S. Bach — plus the local premiere of Air in Motion by composer Pierre Jalbert. A string quartet of Frank Almond and crew, plus Emi as vocalist join in for some incredibly delightful and boundary-stretching music.

All CDC and COVID guidelines will be followed, including masking indoors. We will not require proof of vaccination.

This concert is supported in part by a grant from the Milwaukee Arts Board and the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin.