Seventh Annual Belvedere Chamber Music Festival
June 19-22, 2013
Luna Nova Music (www.lunanova.org) is producing the Seventh Annual Belvedere Chamber Music Festival (www.belvederefestival.org) to be held at Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal Church (1720 Peabody) Wednesday June 19 through Saturday, June 22. The Festival features masterworks of the 20th century as well as exciting new works by emerging faculty and student composers from around the country.
Some representative works on this years festival are: Debussy Violin Sonata; Barber, Knoxville 1915; Gorecki, Lerchenmusik; Piazzolla, Histoire du Tango; Villa-Lobos, Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5; Robert Patterson, WKNO Considered and American Pierrot. There will also be premieres of new works by Dan Lazarescou, Mark Gresham, Amin Sharifi, Zara Ali, and others.
All concerts are at Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal Church at 1720 Peabody and are free and open to the public.
Wednesday, June 19, 12:10 - 1:00 p.m. WKNO-FM Live Lunch broadcast
Wednesday, June 19, 7:30 p.m.
Opening concert followed by reception in the parish hall
Thursday, June 20, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, June 21, 3:30 p.m.
Friday, June 21, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 22, 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 22, 7:30 p.m.
What We Have Been Busy Doing for the Last Seven Years
120 free concerts open to the public
300+ complete performance recordings available on the website and iTunes podcasts
approximately 14,000 downloads a month of our various recordings and educational materials on our website and podcasts
benefit concerts for the House of Mews and the Woodruff-Fontaine House
premiere performances of approximately 70 new works by academic student and faculty composers
- hosting young composition contest winners from all over the US as well as Italy, China, Turkey, Australia, Taiwan, and Korea at our annual Belvedere Festival
Beethoven Club & Belvedere Festival
Student Composition Contest Winners Announced
- 1st Prize - Sean William Calhoun (Vanderbilt University), Core for Violin, Cello, and Piano
- 2nd Prize - Fabian Beltran (University of Texas, San Antonio), The Cycles, Prelude No.1 for piano