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The Winter Harbor Music Festival

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Deirdre McArdle-Manning Winter Harbor Music Festival Hammond Hall Arthur Manning, D.O.

WINTER HARBOR – Singers and music lovers from the Downeast Maine area are invited to take part in a reading of the Vivaldi Gloria and Schubert Mass in G conducted by Daniel Paget, Co-Artistic Director, accompanied by the WHMF Chamber Orchestra. Soloists to include Anna Dembska, director of the Schoodic Summer Chorus, Catherine Aks and Joshua Gurwitz. The Sing will take place at Hammond Hall at 7pm on Thursday August 19th . While the Winter Harbor Music Festival Summer Sing is primarily a participatory event for singers, music lovers are welcome to attend this lively summer musical happening. Scores and refreshments will be provided. Suggested donation $10.

World-class musicians in recital features flutists Carol Wincenc and Deirdre McArdle-Manning with Gena Raps, pianist and Co-Artistic Director, Catherine Aks, mezzo-soprano, UMO music department chair, Anatole Wieck, violinist and Tim Garrett, cellist from the Portland Symphony in works by Prokofieff, Shostakovitch and Bach.The sing will take place at 7pm at Hammond Hall, Friday, August 20th. Suggested donation $15.

The week-long Music Festival offers instrumentalists and singers of all ages and musical backgrounds a unique opportunity to study and perform together, as solo, chamber, choral and orchestral musicians. Participants work with a faculty of internationally acclaimed artists and teachers, in ensemble coaching sessions, master classes and choral-orchestral rehearsals. Making music ‘side by side’, collaboration in performance with artist faculty, is an important element of the program.

Further information is available by telephone at 207-963-5524, 917-291-0143, or at our website, www.winterharbormusicfestival.com

For More Information:

Contact Name: Deirdre McArdle-Manning

Telephone Number: (207)963-5524

Website: http://www.winterharbormusicfestival.com

Email: winterharbormusicfestival@yahoo.com