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Birdfoot Festival presents: 桜 SAKURA in Concert

March 3 at 8:00 pm9:30 pm

Birdfoot is excited to welcome the unique and versatile cello quintet 桜 SAKURA for its 2018 Spring Artist Residency.

Showcasing the great warmth and scope offered by the sound of five cellos, 桜 SAKURA’s repertoire includes a set of Renaissance a cappella works ranging from the vulgar to the sublime, Debussy’s evocative piano preludes, Rachmaninoff’s Vocalise, and selections from Leonard Bernstein’s enduring West Side Story, and more!  This engaging ensemble, joined by Birdfoot’s Artistic Director Jenna Sherry, will delve deeply into Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony in the latest edition of the popular Birdfoot Backstage series and will close out their residency with a dazzling and eclectic program of works spanning five centuries.

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Date:
March 3
Time:
8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
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Website:
https://birdfootfestival.org/concerts-events/spring-artist-residency-sakura/

Organizer

Birdfoot Festival
Phone:
(504) 451-6578
Website:
www.birdfootfestival.org

Venue

University of New Orleans Performing Arts Center Recital Hall
2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148 United States
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Website:
http://www.uno.edu/cola/music/