Sounds & Stories – From the Top in Miami was generously supported by the William R. Kenan Jr. Charitable Trust.
Special thanks to our partners: South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center The Donna E. Shalala MusicReach Program at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami.
Featured Schools: Coral Reef High School Arvida Middle School Arthur & Polly Mays Conservatory of the Arts Pine Villa Elementary School Southwood Middle School
From the Top Executive Producers & CEOs: Gerald Slavet & Jennifer Hurley-Wales
Premiere of Abby Swidler's Luminary
"Luminary" by Abby Swidler Sept., 2016, Gallery 263 Cambridge, MA
Abby Swidler- voice/violin Maria Van Der Sloot- violin Jason Amos- viola Mike Dahlberg- cello
Bach on Monument Mountain - EXTENDED
Filmed July 2014 on Monument Mountain in the Berkshires, MA
Music: Laura Grill Band, "Light Aliens" (used with permission) Bach Suite No. 1 in G major: Prelude
Michael Dahlberg, prakticello and production Eric Dahlberg, videography and tech support
Bach performed and recorded live on a "Prakticello," a folding cello invented by Ernest Nussbaum and crafted by Jerry deGroot. Learn more at http://travelcello.net
Special thanks to the Trustees of Monument Mountain for maintaining such a beautiful trail and open space and to my dad, Eric Dahlberg for not only for filming this project but for his help as sherpa on the hike up the mountain.