A Weekend visit with The Knights: Concert

Lighthouse Works, in partnership with the Fishers Island Conservancy and Island People’s Project, is pleased to welcome the Knights to Fishers Island in support of Ocean Music Action.

Kid Program & Beach Clean Up
Saturday, July 9, 2022
at the Ordnance, 1 to 3 pm
Join us for kid-friendly excerpts from Sunday’s program interspersed with instrument introductions, demonstrations, and interactive musical activities. The presentation will be followed by a beach clean-up.

The Knights in Concert
Sunday, July 10, 2022
at the Ordnance, 2 pm
Join us for an hour-long performance of music and dance. Refreshments served. BYOB (blanket).

Performance Program:
Tournier, Vers La Source Dans le Bois (harp solo)
Kyle Sanna, Walking on Water (violin solo),
Villa Lobos, Black Swan (violin, harp; w/ dancer)
Takemitsu, Toward the Sea (alto flute, harp)
Debussy, Trio (flute, viola, harp)
Reena Esmail, Nadiya (flute, viola)
Colin’s La Puerta (violin, bass; w/ dancer)
Colin’s Little Birdie (flute, violin, bass, harp)
Shawn’s Yann’s Flight (flute, violin, bass, harp)

About the Knights:
Flexible in size and repertory, The Knights are dedicated to transforming the orchestral experience and eliminating barriers between audience and music. Led by an open-minded spirit of camaraderie and collaboration, we seek to engage with contemporary culture through vibrant performances that honor the classical tradition and our passion for musical discovery.

Violin 1 – Colin Jacobsen
Violin 2 – Alex Gonzalez
Viola – Miranda Sielaff
Cello – Caitlin Sullivan
Double bass – Shawn Conley
Harp – Megan Conley
Dancer – Maile Okamura

About Ocean Music Action:
Harpist and climate activist Megan Conley founded Ocean Music Action with generous support from The Knights. Megan is the Principal Harpist of the Houston Symphony, a Grammy Award-winning musician, and a former Fulbright scholar. With Ocean Music Action, she merges her love of music with her passion for stewardship of the planet for future generations.

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