Festival Mozaic WinterMezzo Concert: Musique Française - San Luis Obispo, CA

Cuesta College Cultural and Performing Arts Center, Highway 1 at Hollister Road
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403

French composers in the 20th century reinvented melody through impressionism and neo-classicism. The melodic works by Gabriel Faure, Jean Cras and Albert Roussel were written at a time when jazz sounds from the United States had crossed the pond. Rounding out this imaginative and evocative program is a jazz riff on the baroque style by living composer Noam Elkies. NOAM ELKIES- E Sonata for flute and keyboard in E minor, op. 40 Alice Dade, Flute & John Novacek, Piano GABRIEL FAURE - Piano Quartet No. 2 in G minor, op. 45 Scott Yoo, Violin; Jessica Chang; Viola, Jonah Kim, cello; John Novacek, piano JEAN EMILE PAUL CRAS - Suite en Duo Alice Dade, Flute & Meredith Clark, Harp ALBERT ROUSSEL - Serenade, op. 30 Alice Dade, Flute; Scott Yoo, Violin; Jessica Chang, Viola; Jonah Kim, Cello; Meredith Clark, Harp