Gerda Peterich (1906-1974), a German-trained photographer, established a studio in New York City in 1939 and after decades of teaching retired to New Hampshire in 1968. The black and white photographs on view from the permanent collection include tightly structured, often abstract, landscapes and images of architectural ornamentation that echo the spirit of German realist photography of the 1920s and ‘30s.
Museum of Art, Paul Creative Arts Center, 30 Academic Way
The University of New Hampshire Department of Music Faculty Concert Series presents Johannes Brahms Rediscovered: Christopher Kies, piano and Paul MacDowell, violin. The program will include Brahms' Three Intermezzos Op. 117, arranged for violin and piano by Christopher Kies; Mozart's Sonata in E Minor K.304; and Brahms' Eight Piano Pieces, Op. 76, also arranged for violin and piano by Kies, with Paul MacDowell providing valuable editing assistance in these violin arrangements for technical fine points such as fingering and bowing for the violinist.
UNH Music welcomes soprano Yuka de Almeida Prado and guitarist Gustavo Costa, Sunday, Feb. 8 at 2 pm in Verrette Recital Hall, followed by a master class at 4 pm. As an Assistant Professor of singing in the Music Department and as a member and co-founder of the Laboratory of Performance Science in Music (NAP-CIPEM) of the Faculdade de Filosofia, Ciências e Letras de Ribeirão Preto at University of São Paulo, Almeida Prado lectures in applied voice, vocal repertoire, vocal pedagogy, body expression, and chamber music. She completed her doctorate at the University of São Paulo where she studied cross-cultural aspects of Brazilian art song, especially those with Japanese features.
The Dorian Wind Quintet is recognized worldwide by professional musicians and audiences alike for its uniquely polished and passionate performances. Audiences consistently take with them memories of compelling, energetic and dramatic music-making.
Since its formation at Tanglewood in 1961, the Dorian Wind Quintet has performed repertoire ranging from the Baroque to Pulitzer Prize-winning commissions in the world’s most renowned concert halls.
"One of chamber music's most sparkling and eloquent ensembles..." -TIME Magazine