Aspen Music Festival And School

Virtual Stage

Aspen Armchair Concerts

VIEW NOW (on this page, scroll down):
- Violinist William Hagen in a free virtual recital viewable until May 19. View program here.
- Saxophonist Andrew Dahlke in a free virtual recital viewable through May 20. Dahlke's program is titled Bach, Poetry, and the Greater American Experience, and pairs transcriptions of the Bach Cello Suites with selected poems on a split screen.View program here.

VIEW NEXT (on this page, scroll down):
- Final Armchair Concert: A Recital by Michelle DeYoung mezzo-soprano and Jeremy Reger piano viewable starting June 14. View program here.

Aspen Armchair Concerts are a collection of free virtual recitals created during the pandemic by musicians in the AMFS fold, both alumni and long-time performers. For a full schedule, click HERE.

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This Summer! See concerts livestreamed from the Benedict Music Tent. For a full line-up, click here.

Aspen Armchair Concerts: A Recital by Michelle DeYoung mezzo-soprano and Jeremy Reger piano
Tue, June 14, 6:00 PM MT - free

A. MAHLER Fünf Lieder
  - Die stille Stadt (The silent town)
  - In meines Vaters Garten (In my father's green garden)
  - Laue Sommernacht (Balmy summer night)
  - Bei dir ist es traut (I feel warm and close with you)
  - Ich wandle unter Blumen (I wander among flowers)

ZEISL Night Songs
  - Nachts (At night)
  - Die Nacht bricht an (The night falls)
  - Ein Stündlein wohl vor Tag (An hour before day)
  - Schrei (Scream)
  - Stilleben (Still life)

G. MAHLER Rückert-Lieder
Ich atmet' einen linden Duft (I breathed a gentle fragrance)
  - Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder (Do not look into my songs)
  - Liebst du um Schönheit (If you love for beauty)
  - Um Mitternacht (At midnight)
  - Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (I am lost to the world)



Robert Spano, Music Director

Alan Fletcher, President and CEO