Sitka Music Festival - Autumn Classics

Sitka Music Festival
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  • Friday, Sep 16, 2022

    7:00 PM

    UAA Recital Hall

    Bartok, Schubert, Schumann, and Kodály

  • Saturday, Sep 17, 2022

    7:00 PM

    UAA Recital Hall

    Beethoven, Brahms, and Tsonkatis

  • Sunday, Sep 18, 2022

    4:00 PM

    UAA Recital Hall

    Klein, Messiaen, Shostakovich, and Stravinsky

  • Friday, Sep 30, 2022

    7:00 PM

    UAA Recital Hall

    Zuill Bailey and Victor Santiago Asunción in Concert

  • Saturday, Oct 1, 2022

    7:00 PM

    Discovery Theatre

    Simply Three in Concert

  • Sunday, Oct 2, 2022

    4:00 PM

    UAA Recital Hall

    Victor Santiago Asunción in Concert

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Week 1

Friday, September 16 at UAA Recital Hall, Anchorage – 7 p.m.
Bartok, Schubert, Schumann, and Kodály

Franz Schubert: String Trio in B-flat major, D 471
Béla Bartók: Contrasts, Sz. 111, BB 116
Robert Schumann: Drei Fantasiestücke für Klarinette und Piano, Op. 73
Zoltán Kodály: Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7

Kurt Nikkanen, violin
Spyros Mourikis, clarinet
Rita Porfiris, viola
Maria Asteriadou, piano
Zuill Bailey, cello

Saturday, September 17 at UAA Recital Hall, Anchorage – 7 p.m.
Beethoven, Brahms, and Tsonkatis

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Trio in G major, Op. 9, No. 1
Johannes Brahms: Trio in A minor for clarinet, cello, and piano, Op. 114
George Tsontakis: Portraits by el Greco

Kurt Nikkanen, violin
Spyros Mourikis, clarinet
Rita Porfiris, viola
Maria Asteriadou, piano
Zuill Bailey, cello

Sunday, September 18 at UAA Recital Hall, Anchorage – 4 p.m.
Klein, Messiaen, Shostakovich, and Stravinsky

Gideon Klein: Trio for Violin, Viola, and Cello
Igor Stravinsky: L’Histoire du soldat for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano (The Soldier’s Tale) Olivier
Messiaen: Thème et variations
Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Trio No. 2 in E minor, Op. 67

Kurt Nikkanen, violin
Spyros Mourikis, clarinet
Rita Porfiris, viola
Maria Asteriadou, piano
Zuill Bailey, cello

Week 2

Friday, September 30 at UAA Recital Hall, Anchorage – 7 p.m.
Zuill Bailey and Victor Santiago Asunción in Concert

Ludwig van Beethoven: Cello Sonata No. 4 in C major, Op. 102, No. 1
Ludwig van Beethoven: Cello Sonata No. 5 in D major, Op. 102, No. 2

Zuill Bailey, cello
Victor Santiago Asunción, piano 

Saturday, October 1 at ACPA Discovery Theatre, Anchorage – 7 p.m.
Simply Three in Concert

This classically trained string trio destroys boundaries and pushes limits by adding their flair and innovation to popular arrangements and new compositions. Watch Simply Three shred strings before your eyes featuring rock, pop, and original music in a way you have never heard before.

 With an ever-growing online popularity, Simply Three loves expanding their creativity with inventive music videos, which have helped them achieve YouTube’s coveted Gold Status (1M+ subscribers) and been viewed collectively over a quarter of a billion times. Their covers are described as “highly imaginative,” earning praise from publications such as The Huffington Post and Rolling Stone Magazine, as well as artists like Janelle Monae and OneRepublic. Their debut original album, “Undefined,” received equally high regard by landing on the Billboard charts.

Nick Villalobos, bass
Zack Clark, cello
Glen McDaniel, violin

Sunday, October 2 at UAA Recital Hall, Anchorage – 4 p.m.
Victor Santiago Asunción in Concert

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57, “Appassionata”
Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

Victor Santiago Asunción, piano

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Face Masks Required

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Venue Details

UAA Recital Hall

Fine Arts Building
University of Alaska Anchorage
3700 Alumn Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508

Discovery Theatre

Alaska Center for the Performing Arts
621 W. 6th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99501

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Discovery Theatre.

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