Jelly, Rags, & Monk: Turtle Island Quartet with jazz
pianist, Cyrus Chestnut
Friday, May 5, 2017
8:00pm, MMCC Auditorium
Part of the Chamber Music Festival's 15th season: The extraordinary jazz pianist, Cyrus Chestnut, and the GRAMMY® winning Turtle Island Quartet are back together, displaying their formidable collective virtuosity. Making soulful and sweet connections that delve deeply into the jazz and classical traditions, the quintet embraces a range of composers on this brand new program- from Jelly Roll Morton to Thelonious Monk.
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 40th Anniversary Concert
Sunday, May 7, 2017
4:00PM, MMCC Auditorium
A special tribute to 40 years! Join the ASO making a special second visit to Madison in our anniversary season. Travel with the ASO on a musical journey through three capitols of Europe: Vienna, Paris, and London with Mozart's "A Little Night Music," Couperin's "Pieces en Concert" with celebrated cellist Daniel Laufer, and Haydn's grandest symphony of all, the London Symphony. This is an afternoon designed to carry you away with great music from great cities played by the most celebrated symphony orchestra of the entire southern USA.