Salvatore Macchia Concert: Tribute to Robert Stern
Tuesday, February 13 at 7:30pm in Bezanson Recital Hall, FREE
Tribute to Robert Stern, retired UMass faculty composer
Salvatore Macchia, contrabass & viola da gamba
With Gregory Hayes, harpsichord and Jazer Giles, electronics
Stern: Fantasia for Gamba and Harpsichord and Prelude Fantasy and Etude
Macchia: Cembalo and Improvisation on a Theme from Robert Stern's 'Aground on Star Lake'
Buxtehude: Sonata in D Major
Forqueray: La Couperin
Marais: 4th Suite in a minor (Book 3)
Robert Stern, a former colleague of Salvatore Macchia in the Music & Dance Department, is a distinguished composer and retired professor.