The KISMET Foundation 2018 Artist-in-Residence Concert
May
30
6:00 PM18:00

The KISMET Foundation 2018 Artist-in-Residence Concert

This concert features works by the 2018 KISMET Artist-in-Residence. Cellist Ben Noyes performs the inspired pairing of Kim Diehnelt’s Wintram for unaccompanied cello and selections from J.S. Bach’s Cello Suites for unaccompanied cello.

The concert highlight is the world premiere of Diehnelt’s work composed during this year’s KISMET residence for the string duo of violinist Tracey Jasas-Hardel and cellist Ben Noyes.  

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The Classical Connoisseur
Apr
27
6:00 PM18:00

The Classical Connoisseur

Explore your palates at a wine and music tasting event with the 2018 KISMET Artist-in-Residence, composer and conductor Kim Diehnelt. Joined by violinist Tracey Jasas-Hardel and cellist Ben Noyes, Maestra Diehnelt will guide you through a sampling of select wines and an exploration of how we experience music.
 

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The Composer's Toolbox
Apr
24
6:00 PM18:00

The Composer's Toolbox

How do composers create sounds filled with feeling, thought, gestures, images, and even memories? Join the 2018 KISMET Artist-in-Residence, composer and conductor Kim Diehnelt, in an exploration of the composer’s toolbox. We will delve into the mysteries of emotion and music, and experience how composers apply the tools of their trade to move listeners.  

With guest musician, violinist Yasmin Vitalius.

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Conductor Q&A with Composer Kim Diehnelt
Mar
30
5:00 PM17:00

Conductor Q&A with Composer Kim Diehnelt

The KISMET Foundation’s 2018 Artist-in-residence, conductor and composer Kim Diehnelt, offers a sneak peek into what an orchestra conductor does. Do musicians really need a conductor? Why does no one seem to watch the conductor? What do the gestures mean? How does a conductor shape the sound of an orchestra? Read a score? And more insights into life on the podium. Don’t miss this great opportunity to connect with a professional conductor and composer!


More info: http://www.317main.org/learning/workshop-week

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Workshop: Learn the Language of Color with Louise Bourne
Mar
31
to Apr 2

Workshop: Learn the Language of Color with Louise Bourne

  • The Artists' Cottage, Cousins Island (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Three day intensive retreat.

* RESERVATIONS NEEDED, CONTACT
THE KISMET FOUNDATION, 207.847.3120
or THEKISMETFOUNDATION@GMAIL.COM

Intensive weekend workshops for a maximum of 8 participants. Study with world class instructors and stay at the beautifully appointed and magical artist cottage. Nestled in the woods on the Maine coast, the Artist Cottage and Studio is inspirational—the weekend retreats transformational.

We invite you to share the cottage and grounds for a memorable retreat that includes lots of personal attention, great food, restful sleep, and engaging conversation.

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Workshop: Yes! You Can Learn to Draw (and More) with Louise Bourne
Mar
24
to Mar 26

Workshop: Yes! You Can Learn to Draw (and More) with Louise Bourne

  • The Artists' Cottage, Cousins Island (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Three day  intensive retreat.

* RESERVATIONS NEEDED, CONTACT
THE KISMET FOUNDATION, 207.847.3120
or THEKISMETFOUNDATION@GMAIL.COM

Intensive weekend workshops for a maximum of 8 participants. Study with world class instructors and stay at the beautifully appointed and magical artist cottage. Nestled in the woods on the Maine coast, the Artist Cottage and Studio is inspirational—the weekend retreats transformational.

We invite you to share the cottage and grounds for a memorable retreat that includes lots of personal attention, great food, restful sleep, and engaging conversation.

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