2019 Schedule

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Thursday, June 6

1:00-4:30pm | Ojai Presbyterian Church
OJAI TALKS: Led by Ojai Talks Director Ara Guzelimian, these insightful three sessions, explore various facets of music-making and ideas featuring Barbara Hannigan and guests.

5:30-6:00pm | Libbey Park Gazebo
FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT

JOHN LUTHER ADAMS  The Mathematics of Resonant Bodies Part I 
Steven Schick, percussion

6:30pm | Libbey Park Tennis Courts
CONCERT INSIGHTS                                      
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musicologist Christopher Hailey and featured artists.

7:30-10:30pm | Libbey Bowl

STRAVINSKY  The Rake’s Progress  (semi-staged)                
Equilibrium Artists: Aphrodite Patoulidou, soprano; Yannis Francois, bass; Elgan Llyr Thomas, tenor;
Fleur Barron, mezzo-soprano; Antoin Herrera-Lopez Kessel, bass; James Way, tenor

LUDWIGLos Robles Master ChoraleEdo Frenkel, harpsichord |  Linus Fellbom, Director and Lighting Design | Barbara Hannigan, conductor

Friday, June 7

8:00-9:00am | Ojai Art Center
DONOR EVENT                                                          

TYSHAWN SOREY  Everything Changes, Nothing Changes 
JACK Quartet  

10:00am |  Libbey Park Tennis Courts
CONCERT INSIGHTS 
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11:00am-1:00pm | Libbey Bowl

Part I 11:00-11:45am 
JOHN ZORN The Alchemist
ZORN Hexentarot
ZORN Ghosts
ZORN The Aristos 
Stephen Gosling, piano | JACK Quartet                   

Part II 12:15-1:00pm 
JOHN ZORN
The Unseen
ZORN Necronomicon 
JACK Quartet           

2:00- 3:00pm |Ojai Presbyterian Church 
OJAI FILM: I’m a creative animal: Barbara Hannigan 
A documentary film by Barbara Seiler produced by SRF

5:30-6:00pm | Libbey Park Gazebo
FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT 

JOHN LUTHER ADAMS  The Mathematics of Resonant Bodies Part II 
Steven Schick, percussion

6:30pm |  Libbey Park Tennis Courts
CONCERT INSIGHTS                                      
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7:30-10:00pm | Libbey Bowl

Part I 7:30-8:30pm
DEBUSSY
Et la lune descend sur le temple qui fut 
RAVEL Une barque sur l’ocean 
MESSIAEN Un reflet dans le vent                                                 
SCHOENBERG String Quartet No. 2 
Barbara Hannigan, soprano | Stephen Gosling, piano | JACK Quartet 
           
Part II 9:00 – 10:00pm
DEBUSSY
  Syrinx                                                                                       
SCHOENBERG  Verklärte Nacht
VIVIER Lonely Child                          
Aphrodite Patoulidou, soprano | LUDWIGBarbara Hannigan, conductor

Saturday, June 8

8:00-9:00am |  Zalk Theatre
MUSIC DAWN

JAMES DILLON  La Coupure  West Coast Premiere 
Steven Schick, percussion | Ross Karre, lighting and video

10:00am |  Libbey Park Tennis Courts
CONCERT INSIGHTS 
Christopher Hailey and featured artists

11:00am-1pm Libbey Bowl

Part I  11:00-11:30
A tribute to Oliver Knussen with music by Oliver Knussen 
LUDWIGStephen Gosling, piano | Jay Campbell, cello                          

Part II 12:00-1:00pm  
RACHMANINOFF 
 The Isle of the Dead (arr. by Thomas Beijer)    
MARK-ANTHONY TURNAGE  Twice Through the Heart         
Kate Howden, mezzo-soprano | LUDWIG | Edo Frenkel, conductor                                  

2:00- 3:00pm | Ojai Presbyterian Church
OJAI FILM: Taking Risks  – a documentary film by Accentus Music about Barbara Hannigan’s Equilibrium mentoring initiative  USA Premiere

5:30-6:00pm  Libbey Park Gazebo
FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT

JOHN LUTHER ADAMS The Mathematics of Resonant Bodies Part III 
Steven Schick, percussion

6:30pm | Libbey Park Tennis Courts
CONCERT INSIGHTS                                      
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7:30-10:15pm  Libbey Bowl

Part I 7:30-8:00pm
JOHN ZORN Jumalattaret 
Barbara Hannigan, soprano | Stephen Gosling, piano

Part II 8:15-9:00pm
RITES OF PASSAGE: Folk songs from around the world
Equilibrium ArtistsEdo Frenkel, piano

Part II 9:30-10:15pm
GRISEY Quatre chants pour franchir le seuil
Barbara Hannigan, soprano | LUDWIGSteven Schick, conductor

Sunday, June 9

8:00-9:00am | Zalk Theatre
MUSIC DAWN

CATHERINE LAMB String Quartet 
JACK Quartet

10:00am | Libbey Park Tennis Courts
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11:00am-1:15pm | Libbey Bowl

Part I 11:00-11:45am
WALTON Façade: An Entertainment 
LUDWIGBarbara Hannigan, speaker

Part II 12:15-1:15pm
TERRY RILEY In C
Festival artists

3:30pm | Libbey Park Tennis Courts
CONCERT INSIGHTS
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4:30-6:30pm | Libbey Bowl
FINALE CONCERT 

STRAVINSKY Pulcinella (complete) 
HAYDN Symphony No. 49 “La Passione”
GERSHWIN Girl Crazy Suite (arranged by Bill Elliot)
Kate Howden, mezzo-soprano | James Way, tenor | Antoin Herrera-Lopez Kessel, bass | LUDWIGBarbara Hannigan, conductor and soprano

Programs and artists are subject to change.