Past Encounters

  • <em>Haydn’s Life and Times</em>

    Encounter I   Haydn’s Life and Times

    Former Principal Flutist of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Michael Parloff has established a reputation as one of the finest classical music lecturers of our time. He returns to Music@Menlo to ...

    Thursday, July 14, 2022

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  • <em>Haydn’s String Quartets</em>

    Encounter II   Haydn’s String Quartets

    Haydn’s corpus of nearly 70 string quartets testifies to his standing as the genre’s foundational figure. Without question, the quartets of Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, and all who have followed over ...

    Friday, July 22, 2022

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  • <em>Music@Menlo at 20</em>

    Encounter III   Music@Menlo at 20

    For the season’s final Encounter, renowned academic Ara Guzelimian shines a revealing light on Music@Menlo itself, on the occasion of the festival’s twentieth anniversary. The evening provides both a retrospective ...

    Wednesday, August 3, 2022

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