Mélomanie + Minas at World Cafe Live at the Queen
Mélomanie 2012-2013 Concert Season
Mélomanie with Kuumba Academy, November 2011
Members of Mélomanie perform form students of Kuumba Academy!
Tracy Richardson talks about the instruments with students.
Watch his fingers fly!
Mélomanie Blue Ball Barn Concert & Party, October 2010
A crowded room enjoys the sounds of Mélomanie
Chris Braddock and Kimberly Reighley perform Beaser's "Mountain Songs" for flute and guitar
Donna talks gamba with a guest
Doug and Kim enjoy lively conversation with guest Veronica Eid
Mélomanie Tea Party, May 2011
Ensemble Plays at Tea Party
Donna Talks to Guests
Guests Watch Kim Performing
Grace Church Performance, March 2010
March 13 Performance
The March performance of Mélomanie included the World Premiere of Pavane – Variations by Delaware Composer Ingrid Arauco as wellas works by Couperin, Masse and Pitombeira.
Donna and Doug Perform
Donna Fournier, viola da gamba, and Doug McNames, cello, perform during the March 13 concert.
Ingrid Arauco Talks
Delaware composer Ingrid Arauco speaks to the audience about her World Premiere piece, Pavane – Variations.
Grace Church Performance, January 2010
Performing Sergio's Piece
The ensemble performs Angico.
Mark Hagerty Talks
Composer Mark Hagerty speaks to the audience about his piece, After Duchamp, which was one of the World Premieres on the January 30 program.
Sergio Roberto de Oliveira Talks
Brazilian composer Sergio Roberto de Oliveira traveled to Delaware---amid a winter snowstorm--to attend the World Premiere of his work, Angico, which was a collaborative commission between Mélomanie and Aliénor.
Mélomanie Blue Ball Barn Concert & Party, October 2009
Blue Ball Barn Rehearsal
Cellist Doug McNames rehearses in the Great Room before the guests arrive.
Chuck Holdeman Talks
Composer Chuck Holdeman gives some background on his piece, "Sonate en Trio", which will appear on Melomanie's new CD, due out in Fall 2010.
Harpsichord View for the Guests
Harpsichordist Tracy Richardson gives attendees an "up-close & personal" view of the interior of her custom-made, hand-painted instrument. The harpsichord was built by master harpsichord maker, Richard Kingston.