Michael & Daria Adams give an overview of the 28th season of Music in the Vineyards. Thank you to all of our incredible musicians, donors, audience, and staff for making our 2022 summer festival one to remember!
Date: Sep 9th, 2022
Performed by violinist Daria Tedeschi Adams, Co-Artistic Director of Music in the Vineyards, as part of the 2020 MITV@HOME virtual festival. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750) Partita in B minor for solo violin Sarabande https://www.musicinthevineyards.org
Date: Oct 9th, 2020
Thanks to each and every one of our festival patrons, donors, sponsors, musicians, board members and MITV staff for making our 2020 MITV@HOME festival a big success! Countless hours of scheduling logistics, video editing, and production coordination went into our first-ever virtual concert series, and we want to take a moment to introduce you to the people behind the scenes who made it all possible.
Date: Sep 2nd, 2020
2020 was the seventh year of our competition for young instrumentalists in grades 10 – 12 residing in the Bay Area. Winners are awarded a cash prize and the opportunity to perform at a recital as part of the festival. This year the competition was held by video audition in April and the three winners put together virtual performances for a recital to be shared as part of the 2020 Music in the Vineyards @Home festival. Winners: First place: Nicole Yun, violin - Bach Sonata No 3 Second place: Abigail Leong, cello - Zoltán Kodály's Sonata for solo cello. Third place: Angela Gigi Tsang, piano - Desperate Measures (Paganini Variations), Op. 48 by Muczynski. Learn more at: https://www.musicinthevineyards.org
Date: Aug 18th, 2020
A fun packed introduction to the String Quartet for ages 4 to 12 performed by Music in the Vineyards 2020 Apprentice String Quartet, The Solideo Quartet. 2020 is Music in the Vineyards' 26th season, our first completely virtual festival and the 3rd year of our Apprentice String Quartet community outreach program that aims to increase the accessibility of chamber music with a series of free recitals. 2020 winners, The Solideo Quartet from the Jacobs School of Music were selected by national competitive video audition in January. They were expecting to come to Napa for a three week stay with coaching from MITV resident ensembles, the artistic directors and festival musicians and participation in an intensive performance program of free outreach performances to the Napa Valley community. Due to our switch to a virtual festival, The Solideo Quartet received coaching via zoom with MITV Artistic Director, Daria Adams and have crafted this exclusive video from their homes to share with our young Music in the Vineyards Community. The Solideo Quartet: Heather Beckman, violin Joshelle Conley, violin William Satterfield, viola Jun Lee, cello Music in the Vineyards is a nationally acclaimed chamber music festival held each August in the Napa Valley. The four-week festival showcases nearly 40 world-class artists-in-residence from the U.S., Europe and Canada performing chamber music in stunning winery settings. Learn more about our community outreach program at: https://www.musicinthevineyards.org
Date: Aug 18th, 2020