Summer Concert Series

Lyon & Healy Summer Concert Series
June 6-9, 2018

Join us and experience Lyon & Healy’s continued tradition of excellence in a four-day Series of concerts and masterclasses presented in our intimate Lyon & Healy Hall.

You will have the opportunity to meet some of today’s foremost harpists, as you enrich your summer with awe-inspiring performances, learn and be encouraged by our masterclass presentations and become a supporter of students of the next generation. We look forward to welcoming you to Chicago in June. Register now and don’t miss your chance to be part of it all!  Full Registration, Day Passes and Single Tickets available.

Featured Artists:
Emmanuel Ceysson
Lavinia Meijer
Katherine Siochi
Brandee Younger

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Schedule

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6
12:00 p.m. Lyon & Healy Factory Tour
2:00 p.m. Lyon & Healy Factory Tour
7:00 p.m. Lavinia Meijer, harp

PROGRAM

The Glass Effect

Philip Glass
Theme from Koyaanisqatsi
Etudes 1, 5, 12

Nils Frahm
Ambre

Ólafur Arnalds
Tomorrow’s Song

Nico Muhly
A Hudson Cycle (2005)

Bryce Dessner
Suite for Harp

Lavinia Meijer
Hello Stranger

Philip Glass
Metamorphosis II, III, IV
Etudes 16, 17

Leonard Cohen
Hallelujah (arr. L. Meijer)

THURSDAY, JUNE 7
10:00 a.m. Masterclass with Brandee Younger
12:00 p.m. Lyon & Healy Factory Tour
2:00 p.m. Masterclass with Lavinia Meijer
7:00 p.m. Brandee Younger Quintet

PROGRAM will be announced from the stage.

FRIDAY, JUNE 8
10:00 a.m. Masterclass with Emmanuel Ceysson
12:00 p.m. Lyon & Healy Factory Tour
2:00 p.m. UNT HarpBeats
7:00 p.m. Emmanuel Ceysson, harp

PROGRAM

CPE Bach
Solo, WOTQ 139

Louis Spohr
Fantaisie

Gabriel Pierné
Impromptu caprice

Henriette Renié
Ballade fantastique

Claude Debussy
Suite bergamasque

Paul Hindemith
Sonate for Harp

Carlos Salzedo
Ballade

SATURDAY, JUNE 9
10:00 a.m. Student Showcase
2:00 p.m. Katherine Siochi, harp
8:00 p.m.* Emmanuel Ceysson, harp
Lavinia Meijer, harp
Brandee Younger, harp
Formosa Quartet

PROGRAM

André Caplet
Conte fantastique

Philip Glass
The Hours

Gian Carlo Menotti

Cantilena e Scherzo

Claude Debussy
Danse sacree et profane

*Saturday’s concert will take place at the nearby First Baptist Congregational Church.

 

PartIcipants

ARTISTS

Emmanuel Ceysson
Lavinia Meijer
Katherine Siochi
Brandee Younger
UNT HarpBeats
Formosa Quartet
Chelsea Baratz
Dezron Douglas
Anne Drummond
E.J. Strickland

TEACHERS/STUDENTS

Gerry Elliott / Emmaline Strong
Gretchen van Hoesen / Sophia Jho
Joan Holland / Hannah Allen
Nancy Lendrim / Laurel Stankey
Kristin Maahs / Minna Horak-Hult
Manijeh Pickard / Camille Johnson
Elizabeth Richter / Elizabeth Shepherd
Faye Seeman / Ava Peterson
Brittany Smith / Emily Reader

MASTERCLASS STUDENTS

Hannah Cope
Seika Dong
Madeline Jarzembak
Ching Wei Lin
Rachel Miller
Noel Wan

General information

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS
There are a wide variety of hotels available in the Loop/Downtown area of Chicago.

LOCAL TRANSPORTATION
Chicago has an array of services available for local transportation. Taxis are available from Lyon & Healy Harps with a reservation. Chicago’s CTA train (the “L”) and buses can be used to easily access venues and Loop/Downtown hotels.  The city offers a three-day CTA pass that will be most convenient for Series registrants.

VENUE INFORMATION
LYON & HEALY HALL
Lyon & Healy Harps
168 N Ogden Ave
Chicago, IL 60607

FIRST BAPTIST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
1613 W Washington Blvd
Chicago, IL 60607

Registration information

 

  • Adult Regular Rate (available after March 1, 2018): USD $325
  • Student Regular Rate (available after March 1, 2018): USD $200*

*Students will be required to present valid identification upon arrival at the Series.

Registration fees for the 2018 Lyon & Healy Summer Concert Series include access to all concerts, masterclasses, a factory tour and two post-concert receptions.

Day Passes Are Available!
For those who would like to attend, but cannot commit to the full Series, we are now offering day passes for each of the three days of the Series.  Day Passes include a ticket to all three events held on the selected day.  Please follow the Register Now link to purchase your Day Pass.

  • Adult Thursday or Friday Day Passes: USD $90
  • Student Thursday or Friday Day Passes: USD $75*
  • Adult Saturday Day Pass (includes post-concert reception): USD $100
  • Student Saturday Day Pass (includes post-concert reception): USD $85*

Single Tickets Are Now Available!  Please follow the Register Now link to purchase these tickets.

Event seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration is limited to 200 people only. Don’t miss your chance to be part of Lyon & Healy’s continued tradition!

Note: Video footage and/or photos will be taken during this event, which may or may not include your recognizable image, or the image of any minor under the age of eighteen years under your guardianship.  Please be advised, by participating in this event, you agree to allow Lyon & Healy Harps to use the images in print, digital or web-based formats for promotional and archival purposes.

**Programs and schedules subject to change without notice.

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