Spring 2018 | Venetian Masters

 Posted by on Monday, October 30, 2017  2017-2018 Season, Past Concerts
Oct 302017
 
Spring 2018 | Venetian Masters

The Baroque era of Western music spans from the late 17th century through the middle of the 18th century. The two composers of this era featured on this concert could easily be considered musical masters of their time and enjoy many similarities: both began their musical training in the hallowed halls of St. Mark’s Basilica [read more…]

Oct 302017
 
Winter 2018 | The "Other" Side of Love

So often, love songs celebrate the deepest unconditional and undying qualities of love, but we’re choosing to throw that mushy stuff out the window. Instead let us consider the music and texts that emphasize the silly, flirtatious, and darker sides of love. In particular, we will feature selections from Johannes Brahms’ Neue Liebeslieder, a collection [read more…]

Fall 2017 | Knowledge & Enlightenment

 Posted by on Wednesday, September 13, 2017  2017-2018 Season, Past Concerts
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Fall 2017 | Knowledge & Enlightenment

Cantabile’s first concert of the season is inspired not by the season of the year, or by any specific composer or poet, but solely by our venues: the Boulder Public Library and the Longmont Museum. Libraries and museums are gathering places for the community and a repository of literature, philosophy and knowledge from all spheres [read more…]