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Two BONJ Guest Artists Perform exciting solo recitals in the area soon
concert pianist Carolyn Engerpresents a unique experience transporting you directly
into nature through this cinematic concert with selected works by JS
Bach, Olivier Messiaen, Erik Satie, Carolyn Shaw and more.
Resonating Earth focuses on the ongoing climate change crisis, with
music ranging from the Baroque to the present alongside stunning
imagery of the environment by Peabody Award-winning producer Elliot
Forrest (WQXR), visual artist Myles Aronowitz, and
internationally-exhibited environmental activist and photographer J
Henry Fair. Carolyn was a special guest soloist in the 2021 BONJ
Spring Music Festival.
renowned classical guitarist Stanley Alexandrowicz returns to the beautiful and
sonically marvelous 1867 Sanctuary for a recital of Baroque,
Romantic, Contemporary, and Latin American guitar masterpieces.
Featured will be works by Girolamo Frescobaldi, Napoleon Coste,
Ivan Padovec, Ernst Bacon, Kendall Kennison, Maestro Robert Butts,
and Manuel Ponce. Famed for his thrilling virtuosity, insightful
interpretations, and profound musicality, Stanley Alexandrowicz
regularly tours the world performing in the musical capitals of
London, New York, Rome, Wroclaw, Philadelphia, Washington DC, and
Princeton. Stanley has appeared in recitals and concerts with The
Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey and has recently completed recording
a CD of compositions of Maestro Butts and will premiere Maestro
Butts's Guitar Concerto in June, 2022.