Celebrate the 100th anniversary of
legendary composer Igor Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring premiere in Paris with
an evening of music by Stravinsky
and his contemporaries, conceived
by the Bard Music Festival.
Performed by some of today’s most
sought-after musicians, including
award-winning pianists Anna Polonsky and Orion Weiss, and acclaimed
mezzo-soprano Rebecca Ringle, the
concert will begin with an introduction
in English about Stravinsky’s life in Paris
by celebrated conductor Leon Botstein,
President of Bard College and Artistic
Co-director of the Bard Music Festival.
The Bard Music Festival runs from
August 9–11 and 16–18 at Bard College.
More info at fishercenter.bard.edu
FIAF, Florence Gould Hall
55 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022
FIAF Spring 2013 Season Sponsors: American Airlines, the official airline of FIAF; OpenSkies; the Cultural Services of the French Embassy; Florence Gould Foundation; Institut français; New York State Council on the Arts; New York City Department of Cultural Affairs; The Peter Jay Sharp Foundation; The Violet Jabara Charitable Trust; and Robert de Rothschild