Wednesday, August 26, 2020

 BONJ PRESENTS Bach, Schubert, Debussy and—Frank Zappa?

BONJ 2020 Summer Music Festival

Our 2020 Summer Music Festival's exciting third concert can be viewed starting at 7:30 PM, Sunday, August 30. 

You can enjoy our exciting second concert again all week at http://robertbutts.com/news/2020-bonj-summer-music-festival

Concerts were recorded live at The Madison Community Arts Center.

Concerts on YouTube will remain throughout the festival.

The third concert opens with a unique solo percussion performance. Jesse Gerbasi, BONJ artist, will perform four works for solo snare drum by Peter Jarvis. He will conclude his set with the wonderful Black Page #2 by Frank Zappa. BONJ cellist Peter Howard will perform Johann Sebastian Bach's masterpiece Cello Suite #3. Pianist John Pivarnik, accompanist in the first two festival concerts, performs his own solo set with music by Bach, Franz Schubert, Franz Liszt, and Claude Debussy.

Don't miss this unique opportunity to share the summer with us, enjoying great music and great artists.

If you'd like to watch the August 23 concert again or missed it the first time, you can watch it at the website link above or at: https://youtu.be/aMs8gsILSTk. The next concert will be on the website August 30.

A special thank you to Eric Hafen, Director of The Madison Community Arts Center; Jerry Vezza, President of MACA; and Brian Foran for his terrific audio and video recording.