Concert IV

Sunday, June 9, 2019  2-6 p.m.
“The Garden” Soquel
The Garden
Avant Garden Party (Benefit for NewMusicWorks)

Guest Artists: Singing Wood Marimba Ensemble, Laura Mallon, Director
The Ariose Singers, Camille Couture, Director
Bill Walker, atmospheric electric slide guitar
NewMusicWorks Ensemble

Music by Erik Satie

Musique d’ameublement (1918)
(Lawn Furniture music)
Gnossienne 1-3 (1890)

Vexations (1893) (garden variety)

Trois morceaux en forme de poire (1903)
(Three Pieces in the Shape of a Pear)

Sports and Divertissements (1914)

Songs TBA

Tribute pieces to Erik Satie:

Cheap Imitation (1969) John Cage
Piano Piece #1, La Monte Young

Savory Satie Satays by Chef Jozseph Schultz

Return with us to the enchanted walkways and breathing bouquets of Robert Eberlee’s luminous gardens!

A ticket to NewMusicWorks’ annual Avant Garden Party leads to a sensory oasis:

  • Radiant floral environs created by Robert Eberle
  • A four-hour music marathon of diverse genres and heightened virtuosities
  • Complimentary Gourmet cuisine created by Chef Jozseph Schultz
  • A Silent Auction worth talking about
  • Hidden Peak Teahouse ceremonies tucked away in a quiet garden nook.

Wine and beer are sold at the event

“My name is Erik Satie, like everybody else”