Date(s) - 05/06/2014 - 05/11/2014
Acclaimed string quintet Sybarite5 presents the inaugural season of the Forward Festival this May 6-11 with five concerts in five different Sarasota venues. The concerts feature Sybarite5 in collaboration with world-class artists from Sarasota and New York including cellist Abe Feder, mezzo-soprano Blythe Gaissert, the Chroma Quartet, harpist Cheryl Losey, pianist Djordje Nesic and percussionist George Nickson. Presenting chamber music in an energized and accessible style, the music performed ranges from Bach and Debussy to Bjork and Radiohead. The Festival features several world premieres including the Chamber Music America commission“Revolve”by Rome Prize recipient Andy Akiho. Individual tickets are between $25-$109, and all access festival passes are between $100 or $200. Go to http://www.forwardmusicfest.org to purchase.