Hinesburg The Hinesburg Artist Series’ Seventeenth Anniversary Concert will be held on Sunday, March 17, at 4:30 p.m. at St Jude Church in Hinesburg.
The performances, under the direction of Rufus C. Patrick, will include the South County Chorus and the Hinesburg Artist Series Orchestra performing the Faure' Requiem, St. Patrick Hymn, Nella Fantasia, Song of Peace and a suite of three spirituals arranged by Mark Hayes.
Former and current Vermont Youth Orchestra, members Michael Danielski, Nicola Cannizzaro, Emily Bayer Pacht, Anja Jokela, Jane Kittredge and Noah Marconi will be in the orchestra and featured soloists will be renowned harpist Grace Cloutier, violist Tatiana Trono, soprano Amy Frostman and baritone Gary Moreau.
Harpist Grace Cloutier has performed on several occasions with HAS and is returning for this anniversary concert. Her new album with Etherea Vocal Ensemble, “Hymn to the Dawn” recently made the Amazon.com Hot New Releases in Opera and Vocal Music list and was top five on I Tunes.
Amy Frostman and Gary Moreau are familiar and popular soloists throughout Vermont and are both favorites of HAS audiences.
A first time soloist with HAS, Tatiana Trono has been an avid musician since finding her musical voice on the viola at the age of 15.
A native Vermonter, Tatiana made her solo debut with the Vermont Symphony Orchestra when she was 17, and was heard statewide and beyond after performing on Vermont Public Radio.
Trono has performed in other chambers such as Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center and Millennium Stage, Ozawa Hall, Koussevitzky Music Shed.
Trono received her Bachelor’s degree with Victoria Chiang at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore. This year she’s finishing her Master of Music Degree with Ivo-Jan van der Werff at the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University in Houston. Tatiana and pianist Claire Black will perform “La Nuit” transcribed by Henri Vieuxtemps.
Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and students. Children under 12 are free. Tickets can be purchased at the door or ahead of time at Brown Dog Gifts and Books.