MEDIA RELEASE, May 25, 2016, Southbury, CT
Lincoln Center Local: Mozart Celebration
The Southbury Public Library is now a proud partner with Lincoln Center to bring film screenings of world-class performances right to your neighborhood. The library’s first screening will be a pre-recorded screening of a Mozart Celebration on Friday, June 24th at 1pm in the Kingsley Room.
This festive all-Mozart program, which was performed at Alice Tully Hall on May 21, 2013, features the exquisite Piano Trio in B-flat major, K. 502; the charming Horn Quintet in E-flat major, K. 407, and the exuberant Viola Quintet in C Major. This season-closing program is performed by pianist Soyeon Kate Lee; violinists Benjamin Beilman and Ani Kavafian; violists Lily Francis and Paul Neubauer; cellist Timothy Eddy, and horn player Radovan Vlatkovic.
Lincoln Center Local: Free Screenings, is a program created by Lincoln Center Education and hosted by libraries and community centers, brings the best of Lincoln Center—world-renowned performances coupled with unparalleled educational resources—off its Manhattan-based campus and into communities anywhere. This Lincoln Center program provides high-definition screenings from the growing digital catalog of the world’s leading performing arts center. These music, dance, theater and opera performances come from recent live events at Lincoln Center, including the New York Philharmonic, Lincoln Center Theater, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and School of American Ballet, as well as past performances at Lincoln Center Out of Doors, Midsummer Night Swing, American Song, and past broadcasts from the Emmy Award-winning PBS series Live From Lincoln Center.
This program is generously funded through the support from the Oak Foundation, The Altman Foundation, and the Booth Ferris Foundation.
Contact: Katherine Mostacero
Southbury Public Library
203-262-0626 ext. 131