Monday, July 10APA Amphitheatre
Latin American Special Effects
Dr. Alfredo Rolando Ortiz will be teaching intermediate to advanced level harpists how to create special effects on any harp. Harpists who wish to expand their horizons and improve their technical skills can learn how to incorporate special techniques into their music, such as: muffled glissandi, “mandolin-like” effects, Paraguayan Bass muffling, and many other interesting effects!
Anna Quiroga (harp)/Shengbao Ding (flute), Lucy Nolan & Duo Scorpio will play music of Paul Patterson, featured composer of the 13th WHC, including Scorpions, a world premiere.
The Crimson Duo
Jaymee Haefner (harp), and Matthew Milweski (violin) will play Patricio da Silva, Kirsten Broberg, Henriette Renié and a world premiere piece written by Gary Schocker.
Harp Meets Bassoon
Delphine Constantin-Reznik (harpist) and Roman Reznik (bassoonist) will present music of Vivaldi, Bach, Schubert, Walter-Kühne and Marcussen.
Sparkling Sounds in the Kingdom of Music
Ensemble REGNUM MUSICALE, a family ensemble consisting of four sisters: Joana Daunytė (harp), Vita Marija Daunytė (flute), Elena Daunytė (cello) and Kotryna Ugnė Daunytė (violin), will bring us Rimsky – Korsakov’s Capriccio Espagnol, and Faustas Latėnas by Pasadoble.
APA Concert Hall
Focus on Youth
- Eve Lung
- Landscape of Bashu by Huang
- The blacksmith by Handel
- Viejo Zortzico by Guridi
- Milo Harper
- Fantaisie by Grandjany
- Contemplation by Renie
- Santa Fe Suite by Mathias
- Irene Paulette
- 3 Canzoni by Mannino
- Des Sylphes by Godefroid
- Toccata by Leo
- Jae In Yoo
- Smetana Moldau
- Patterson- Spiders.
- Tjasha Gafner
- Sarabande E Toccata by Rota
- Lalita-Nartya poème by Coulomb
- Partita by Bach
- Abigail Kent
- Legend by Renie
- Sublimation by Siochi
Orchestra Mock Audition
APA Studio Theatre
Robert Schubert will teach harpists of all levels how to improve their performance both mentally and physically. The Alexander Technique focuses on the unconscious and habitual ways of human beings and teaches us how to have control over these aspects.
Gabriella Dall'Olio will talk about and perform Ginastera's Sonatina, a once forbidden piece by the composer himself.
Greek-Canadian composer Constantine Caravassilis’s new work for harp duo, Three Dances for Ocyrrhoe, will be presented by Canadian harpists Joy Yeh and Andrew Chan.
In/between: A Theatrical Song Cycle
South African composers Franco Prinsloo and Pieter Bezuidenhout transformed the text of Chinese poetry from Tang Dynasty to music, performed by harpist Judy Ho and soprano Jessica Ng
Ophélia Grimm and her crossover band, Paris’Click, will have a performance that mixes classical music influences, theater and performance, harp and rock music.
Dance Studio #1
11:45-12:45 (Dance Studio #1)
Dance Music Workshop
Helga Storck and dancer Dr. Barbara Dutkiewicz will conduct the 3-day workshop on dance music, assisted by Julia Lopuszynska.
- Court dances: Pavane, Menuett, Gavotte
- Social dances: Waltz, Tango, Polka
- Polish dances: Mazurek, Polonez, Krakowiak