Join us for a chamber music concert at the beautiful Silverado Vineyards, with wine tasting at intermission included with the ticket price. It's the 23rd season of Music in the Vineyards, the nationally-acclaimed chamber music festival held each summer in the Napa Valley. The festival showcases world-class artists-in-residence performing new and classic chamber music repertoire in stunning winery settings with breathtaking views of the valley. This unique combination of wine country ambiance and world class talent allows artists and audiences alike to experience chamber music in an intimate setting as it was intended to be performed.
The 2016 winner of the Irving M. Klein International String Competition, 20-year- old bassist William Langlie-Miletich makes his debut as both soloist and composer of his own work for string quintet. In a first performance at MITV, we present, CÃ©sar Franckâs masterpiece, the sonata for violin and piano.
Dvo?Ã¡k: Nocturne for string quintet
William Langlie-Miletich: Scherzo
Edgar Meyer: The Great Green Sea Snake for double-bass and piano
Mendelssohn: Capriccio for string quartet, op. 81
Franck: Sonata for violin and piano
Violin: Rebecca Fischer, Francisco Fullana, Axel Strauss, Hyeyung Julie Yoon, Daria Adams
Viola: Nicholas Cords, Jonah Sirota
Cello: Gregory Beaver, Joshua Roman
Bass: William Langlie-Miletich
Piano: Wei-Yi Yang