NorthStar Duo, aided by the Kahn Emerging Artist grant, presents duos for flute and saxophone including a premiere of one of our Call for Scores submissions by Elizabeth Gelinas.
For the completion of her post graduate Performance Diploma at the Montclair State University John J Cali School of Music, Adrienne will present an evening of works for flute solo. Works to be presented will include:
Sonata by Lowell Libermann
Sonata in E Minor by JS Bach
Mountain and Mesa by Katherine Hoover
Originally arrangements and compositions by Adrienne Baker
Adrienne is a student of Wendy Stern
Enjoy an evening of music with influenced by jazz and popular styles of music including funk, swing, and gospel. Collaborators include Lucia del Guerzo on piano and Adrienne Baker on flute. Program is as follows:
San Antonio by John Harbison
Sonata for Soprano Saxophone and Piano by Bill Dobbins
Spirituals for Wind Duo by Anthony Green
Sonatina for Baritone Saxophone an Piano by Andrew Horwitz
From the Metropolitan Playhouse Website:
The Holberg Suite by Edvard Grieg 1884
The Gift of Life by Jeff Scott 2013
Saxophone Quartet by Edgar David Grana 1985
Danza Española by Manuel de Falla 1905
The Area 9 Quartet is thrilled to be making its seventh appearance at Metropolitan Playhouse.
The ensemble is especially pleased to feature piccoloist Adrienne Baker as a part of the August concert.
In addition to NorthStar Duo, Seychelle Dunn-Corbin also divides her performance schedule with Area 9, a groovy saxophone quartet based in Boston. On July 27th at 12:30 PM, Area 9 will be performing with Adrienne Baker as their guest to perform Jeff Scott's Gift of Life.
More information can be found on the Boston Public Library Website
The Second Sunday Concert Series at Boston Sculptors Gallery presents a monthly collaboration with Boston area musicians, programmed by Music Director Aaron Jay Myers. The musicians are often inspired by the sculpture on display and perform interactive works in response to it. All events are free and open to the public and donations directly support the musicians.
Adrienne Baker - flutes
Seychelle Corbin - saxophones
As part of the requirements for fulfillment of the Artist Diploma Degree, Adrienne Baker will present April 21 at 2pm a recital of advanced chamber and solo works. More details to come.
Flute, Adrienne Baker
Saxophone, Seychelle Corbin-Dunn
Piano, Letitia Stancu
Seychelle, with her quartet Area 9, will be presenting two pieces at the North American Saxophone Alliance in Cincinnati. Adrienne will be playing piccolo with the quartet on Gift of Life, composed by Jeff Scott.
About Area 9:
The Area 9 Quartet is a Boston-based ensemble dedicated to exploring the rich, diverse and ever growing chamber music repertoire for saxophone. Recent performances have included works by Bach, Debussy, Glazunov and Vaughan Williams, as well as compositions by Sidney Bechet, Paul McCartney, Freddie Mercury and Herbie Hancock. Area 9 is also proud to have commissioned and debuted new works by contemporary composers, including Jun Feng’s “Somehow, Tango”, performed at the Longy School of Music in Cambridge, MA in 2015, and Michael Kosch’s “Castle in the Air”, which Area 9 premiered at the Metropolitan Playhouse in NYC in December of 2016.