CHATTER (IN) SITE – JOSEPH JOHNSON & DONALD LEVERING
Chatter weaves together traditional and contemporary chamber music in programs that include a reading by our poet/speaker of the morning.
The lineup for July’s Chatter includes:
Benjamin Britten Suite No. 1 for Unaccompanied Cello, Op. 72
J.S. Bach Suite No. 4 in E-flat Major for Unaccompanied Cello
Joseph Johnson cello
Principal cellist of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra since the 2009/2010 season, Mr. Johnson previously held the same position with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. He also serves as principal cellist of the Santa Fe Opera, and during the 2008-2009 season, was acting principal cellist of the Honolulu Symphony Orchestra. Prior to his Milwaukee appointment, Joseph Johnson was a member of The Minnesota Orchestra cello section for eleven years, during which time he performed numerous chamber music works during the orchestra’s Sommerfest, both as cellist and pianist. He was a founding member of both the Prospect Park Players and the Minneapolis Quartet, the latter of which was honoured with The McKnight Foundation Award in 2005. More at http://www.joecello.com
Donald Levering poet
Doors open at 10 AM. For tickets, click here.