The Violin Sonata of Vinteuil: A Proustian Extravaganza

The Violin Sonata of Vinteuil: A Proustian Extravaganza

The Violin Sonata of Vinteuil: A Proustian Extravaganza

Friday, March 3, 2017 at 8 p.m.

The fictional Vinteuil violin sonata in Marcel Proust’s seminal novel Remembrance of Things Past is explored through the performance of the actual works that inspired it. Sonatas by Saint-Saëns, Fauré, and Franck will be presented. Organizer and alumnus pianist Jérémie Favreau will be joined by graduate and alumni musicians John Gilmour and Wendy Chen, pianists; and Kayoko Adachi and Samuel Chen, violinists. Dr. Lorna Griffitt, faculty advisor.

Jointly sponsored by UCI Illuminations and the Department of Music

Contact: Lorna Griffitt, lgriffitt@uci.edu

 

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