A Celebration of Oregon Art (2015/2016 Season)

Featuring Oregon Musicians, Composers, Orators, and Visual Artists

DELGANI I

New Beginnings

First concert of our inaugural 2015/2016 season including works by Prokofiev and Mendelssohn along with the world premier of a new work dedicated to the Delgani String Quartet: Terry McQuilkin’s Invisible Light

Sergei Prokofiev – String Quartet No. 1
Terry McQuilkin – Invisible Light
Felix Mendelssohn – String Quartet No. 1

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 @ 7:30 PM
United Lutheran Church
22nd and Washington St, Eugene OR

DELGANI III

Twenty-Two Strings

Third concert of our 2015/2016 season with guest guitarist James Edwards including works by Boccherini, Pujol, and Ginastera.

Luigi Boccherini – String Quintet in E Major
Maximo Pujol – Suite Buenos Aires
Alberto Ginastera – String Quartet No. 1

Tuesday, March 29, 2016 @ 7:30 PM
United Lutheran Church
22nd and Washington St, Eugene OR

SALEM DEBUT

Our first concert in Salem features music by American composers George Gershwin, Lou Harrison, and William Grant Still. Also on the program is Alberto Ginastera’s celebrated first string quartet.

Lou Harrison – String Quartet Set
William Grant Still – Lyric Suite
George Gershwin – Lullaby
Alberto Ginastera – String Quartet No. 1, Op. 20

Sunday, May 22, 2016 @ 3 PM
Prince of Peace Episcopal Church
1525 Glen Creek Rd NW, Salem OR

DELGANI II

Man of Words

Second concert of our 2015/2016 season with guest artist Rickie Birran of The Man of Words Theatre Company. Music enlightens text in this musico-theatrical performance.

Text includes selections from Don Quixote, Paradise Lost, The Tyger, The Walrus and the Carpenter, among others. Musical selections include works by Telemann, Ravel, Webern, Dowland, and Safar.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 @ 7:30 PM
Oregon Contemporary Theatre
West Broadway, Eugene OR

DELGANI IV

American Portrait

Our final season performance in Eugene/Springfield is a multimedia explosion of American music, photography, and videography. The music will be enhanced by images and video produced by Eugene’s Mike Bragg. Vendors at Sprout’s Regional Food Hub will be offering a 15% discount to concert-goers before and after the performance.

George Gershwin – Lullaby
Lou Harrison – String Quartet Set
William Grant Still – Lyric Suite
Jennifer Higdon – Sky Quartet

Saturday, May 21, 2016 @ 7 PM
Sprout! (formally First Christian Church)
418 A St, Springfield

OCT Grantee logo 72“A Celebration of Oregon Art” was supported in part by the Oregon Cultural Trust.

Lane-Arts_Logo_White-OutlineCity-of-Eugene-Cultural-Services-logo-2-e1427225201857Delgani’s Man of Words concert was made possible in part by a grant from Lane Arts Council with support from the City of Eugene Cultural Services Division.