5th Anniversary Concerts 

August 28 - 31, 2014

All concerts are free to the public. For those inclined, we do ask that you consider a donation of $20/seat for the concerts to help support Twickenham Fest's mission of making exceptional classical music accessible to all. 

Seat reservations are highly recommended via phone or online.

Paper tickets will not be issued this year for general admission. Some levels Twickenham Fest Sponsorship include Preferred Section seating, which will include tickets that are to be issued in August. 


Thursday, August 28th - 7:30pm

Opening Night - Britten, Poulenc, Shostakovich

Roberts Recital Hall - Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville

Britten: Canticle No. 3 - Still Falls the Rain
Zemlinsky: Maiblumen blühten überall
Poulenc: Sextet for Winds and Piano
- intermission -
Shostakovich: Piano Quinet in G minor


Friday, August 29th - 7:30pm

American Journeys
Premiere of New Works Commission by Wayne Oquin

Saturn V Hall - US Space and Rocket Center

Barber: String Quartet op. 11 
2014 New Commission by Wayne Oquin
- intermission -
Copland: Appalachian Spring

 


Saturday, August 30th - 7:30pm

Serenades & Strings - Corigliano, Prokofiev, Wiancko

Church of the Nativity - Main Sanctuary 

Three Irish Folk Tunes by Corigliano 
Additional Repertoire to be Announced
- intermission - 
Prokofiev: Quintet 
Wiancko - 2014 Resident Artist: Quartet


Saturday, August 30th - 10:00pm

Bach by Candlelight

Church of the Nativity - Chapel

Repertoire to be announced.


Sunday, August 31st - 3:00pm

Closing Concert - Mozart, Loeffler, Messiaen, Mendelssohn

Roberts Recital Hall - Univ. of Alabama, Huntsville 

Mozart: Wind Serenade in E flat Major
Loeffler: Duex Rhapsodies
- intermission -
Messiaen: La Mort du Nombre
Mendelssohn: Octet for Strings 

 

Concert repertoire is subject to change. Thank you for understanding.