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News

2016 / 2017 CONCERT SEASON

September 4-11, 2016:  University of Notre Dame Residency with the SOLERA Quartet, South Bend, IN. 

September 11, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet and guests: Merry Peckham, cello, and Daniel Schlosberg, piano.  Presenter:  DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN.  Venue:  Leighton Concert Hall, Sunday at 2:00 PM.  Program:  Schubert's String Quintet, D. 956, Harbison's November 19, 1828 for Piano Quartet and Schubert's String Quartet No. 12, D. 703 - Quartettsatz.

September 16-18, 2016:  Chamber Music Concerts with the Concordia Chamberfest, The Barn at Glen Oaks Farm, Soleburg, PA   www.concordiaplayers.org

September 16, 2016:  Concordia Chamberfest Chamber Music Concert. Venue:  The Barn at Glen Oaks Farm, Soleburg, PA,  Friday at 7:00PM.  Program:  Adolphe's "Oh Gesualdo, Divine Tormentor," Mozart's Clarinet Quintet in A, K. 581, and Beethoven's String Quintet in C, Op. 29, with Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet; Philippe Djokic and Emily Daggett Smith, violins; Molly Carr and Juan-Miguel Hernandez, violas;  Michelle Djokic, cello.

September 18, 2016:  Concordia Chamberfest Chamber Music Concert.  Venue: The Barn at Glen Oaks Farm, Soleburg, PA, Sunday at 3:00PM.  Program: J.S. Bach's Art of the Fugue BWV1080, Contrapunctus I-IV for String Quartet, Copland's Sextet, and Schumann's Piano Quartet in Eb, Op. 47, with Anna Polonsky, piano; Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet; Philippe Djokic and Emily Daggett Smith, violins; Molly Carr and Juan-Miguel Hernandez, violas; Michelle Djokic, cello.  

September 29 - 30, 2016:  Prison Outreach Concerts with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us. Venues:  MacDougall Correctional Facility and Danbury Federal Prison, CT.

October 10, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Manhattan Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City. Venue: Special Exhibitions Gallery, MFIT, Shirley Goodman Resource Center, Monday at 6:00PM.  Program: "Music and the Countess Greffulhe."  Beethoven's String Quartet in F Major, Op 18, no. 1, Stravinsky's Three Pieces for String Quartet, Ravel's String Quartet, and Faure's Pavane, with Miki-Sophia Cloud and Tricia Park, violins; Molly Carr, viola; Andrew Janss, cello.

October 14, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Madison First Congregational Church, Meetinghouse Lane, Madison, CT, Friday at 7:00PM.  Pre--concert Talk at 6PM.  Program: "Fairy Tales."  Schumann's Marchenbilder, Op. 113, selections from Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, selections from Schubert's Die Winterrreise, and Bartok's Rumanian Folk Dances, with Molly Carr, viola, and Josu de Solaun, piano.

October 15, 2016:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us.  Venues:  Arden House Nursing Facility, Hamden, CT, and Connecticut Hospice, Branford, CT.  Program:  Selections from Schumann's Marchenbilder, Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, and Bartok's Rumanian Folk Dances; Molly Carr, viola, with pianist Josu deSolaun.

October 30, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Venue:  Essex Meadows, Essex, CT, Sunday at 4:00PM.  Program:  "The Parisian Salon." Selections by Faure, Ravel and Beethoven, with Tricia Park and Miki-Sophia Cloud, violins; Molly Carr, viola;  Andrew Janss, cello. 

November 9-10, 2016:  Alumni Recital and School Outreach Concerts with the Perlman Music Program, Palm Beach, FL, with Areta Zhulla, violin and Jia Kim, cello.  

November 12-20, 2016: Concert Tour with A FAR CRY.  www.afarcry.org  Program:  "Dreams and Prayers." vonBingen's O Ignis Spiritus Paracliti, Sanlikol's Vecd, Golijov's The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind, and Beethoven's Heiliger Dangesang from Quartet in a minor, Op. 132.

November 15, 2016:  Concert with A FAR CRY Chamber Orchestra.  Venue: Merrill Auditorium Portland, ME, Tuesday at 7:30PM.

November 16, 2016:  Concert with A FAR CRY Chamber Orchestra.  Venue: Williams Center for the Arts, Lafayette College, Easton, PA, Wednesday at 8:00PM. 

November 17, 2016:  Concert with A FAR CRY Chamber Orchestra.  Venue: Francis Hall Theatre, Alvernia University, Reading, PA, Thursday at 7:30PM.

November 18, 2016:  Concert with A FAR CRY Chamber Orchestra.  Venue: Gardiner Theater at Trinity-Pawling School, Pawling, NY, Friday at 8:00PM.

November 20, 2016:  Concert with A FAR CRY Chamber Orchestra.  Venue: National Gallery of Art, West Garden Court, Washington, D.C., Sunday at 3:30PM.

December 2, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert. Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  St. Mary Catholic Church, Branford, CT, Friday at 7:00PM. Pre-concert talk at 6PM.  Program:  "A Night with the Masters."  Barriere's  Sonata for Two Cellos, No. 10 in G Major, Beethoven's String Trio, Op. 9, No. 3, and Brahms' String Quintet, Op. 111, with Itamar Zorman and Kobi Malkin, violins; Steven Tenenbom and Molly Carr, violas; Michael Katz and Oded Hadar, cellos.

December 3, 2016:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  The Hearth at Tuxis Pond, Madison, CT.  Program:  Selections from Barriere's Sonata for Two Cellos, Beethoven's String Trio, Op. 9, No. 3, and Brahms' String Quintet, Op. 111, with Itamar Zorman and Kobi Malkin, violins; Steven Tenebom and Molly Carr, violas; Michael Katz and Oded Hadar, cellos.

December 6, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with the Manhattan Chamber Players.  Presenter:  Tuesday Matinees at the Kaufman Center, NYC.  Venue:  Merkin Concert Hall, Tuesday at 2:00PM.  Program:  Mendelssohn's Octet, Op. 20, Shostakovich's Octets, Op. 11, Rogerson's Shadows Lengthen, and Chausson's Op. 21.   www.mannhattanchamberplayers.com.

December 15-16, 2016:  Prison Outreach Concerts with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venues:  MacDougall, Radgowski and York Correctional Facilities, CT.  Program:  "Winter Solstice."  Selections by Beethoven and Haydn, & Holiday Tunes.

December 26, 2016 - January 8, 2017:  Residency with Perlman Music Program-Sarasota as Alumni Faculty.

January 10-16, 2017:  Master Classes at Academia Internacional de Musica IVAN GALAMIAN, Malaga, Spain. 

January 17-22, 2017:  NAXOS Recording Project, Valencia, Spain: Enescu's Piano Quartet No. 1 in D, Op. 16 and Konzertstück for Viola and Piano with Josu de Solaun, piano; Stefan Tarara, violin; and Eun-Sun Hong, cello.

February 2, 2017:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us. Venue:  The Health Center at Evergreen Woods, North Guilford, CT.  Program:  "The Gypsy Violin." Selections from Sarasate's Navarra, Dvorak's Terzetto, and Brahms' Piano Quartet No. 1, with Henry Kramer, piano; Jesús Reina and Anna Margrethe Nilsen, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Thomas Mesa, cello.

February 3, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert. Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  First Congregational Church, Broad Street, Guilford, CT. Friday at 7:00PM. Pre-concert Talk at 6PM.  Program:  "The Gypsy Violin."  Russian Gypsy Music, Sarasate's Navarra, Op. 33, Dvorak's Terzetto, Op. 74, and Brahms' Piano Quartet No. 1, Op. 25, with Henry Kramer, piano; Jesús Reina and Anna Margrethe Nilsen, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Thomas Mesa, cello. 

February 4, 2017: Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Arden House Nursing Facility, Hamden, CT.  Program:  "The Gypsy Violin."  Selections from Sarasate's Navarra, Dvorak's Terzetto, and Brahms' Piano Quartet No. 1, with Henry Kramer, piano; Jesús Reina and Anna Nilsen, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Thomas Mesa, cello.

February 27 - March 12, 2017:  West Coast Chamber Music Concert Tour with the SOLERA Quartet. 

February 24, 2017:  Master Class with the SOLERA Quartet at the University of Nevada, RENO.  Church FIne Arts Building, Friday 2:30 - 4:00PM.

February 27, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Music at Trinity.  Venue:  Trinity Episcopal Church, Reno, NV, Monday at 7:00PM. Program: "New Beginnings." Haydn's String Quartet, Op. 76, No. 4, "Sunrise", Caroline Shaw's Entr'acte, and Beethoven's String Quartet No. 15, Op. 132.  FREE ADMISSION.

March 2, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet. Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us and The Moca Foundation. Venue: Temple Sha'har Zahav, San Francisco, CA.  Private Event to benefit Women's Community Clinic and San Francisco Suicide Prevention.

March 3, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter: Project: Music Heals Us and The Moca Foundation.  Venue:  Grace Cathedral, 1100 California Avenue, San Francisco, CA, Friday at 7:30 PM.  Program:  "New Beginnings."  Haydn's String Quartet , Op. 76, No. 4, "Sunrise", Carolyn Shaw's Entr'acte, and Beethoven's String Quartet No. 15, Op. 132.  FREE ADMISSION.

March 4, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us and The Moca Foundation.  Venue:  King City Episcopal Church, 301 Bassett, King City, CA, Saturday at 3:00 PM.  Program:  Music by Bianco, Dvorak, Beethoven, Shaw and Ravel.  Tickets:  831-385-5119

March 5, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us and The Moca Foundation. Venue: Arroyo Grande Community Hospital, Arroyo Grande, CA. Private Event to benefit Arroyo Grande Community Hosptial.

March 6, 2017:  Chamber Music Concerts with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us and The Moca Foundation.  Venues: San Luis Obispo Juvenille Hall and the Honor Farm County Jail, San Luis Obispo.  Private Events for residents and inmates.

March 7, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us and The Moca Foundation.  Venue:  French Hospital, Copeland Education Center, San Luis Obispo, CA.  Private event for patients and staff of French Hospital Medical Center.

March 7, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us, The Moca Foundation and El Camino Homeless Organization.  Venue:  Dove Creek Church, 9333 Santa Barbara Blvd., Atascadero, CA, Tuesday at 6:00 PM.  Program:  Music by Biano, Beethoven, Ravel, Dvorak and Shaw.  Tickets:  echoshelter.net/concert

March 8, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us and The Moca Foundation.  Venue:  Marian Regional Medical Center, Santa Maria, CA.  Private event for patients and staff of Marian Regional Medical Center.

March 8, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter: Project: Music Heals Us, The Moca Foundation and JCCSLO.  Venue: Temple Ner Shalom, 875 Laureate Lane, San Luis Obispo, CA, Wednesday at 5:00 PM.  Program:  Music by Bianco, Beethoven, Ravel, Dvorak and Shaw.  Tickets:  laurenbandari@gmail.com

March 9, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us, The Moca Foundation and CHLA.   Private Event for Children's Hospital of Los Angeles.

March 11, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter: New West Symphony.  Venue: Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks, CA, Saturday at 1:00 PM.  Program: Music by Dvorak, Ravel and Shaw.  Tickets:  Cindy Idell 805-529-2782 or cmfidell55@gmail.com

March 11, 2017:  Master Class and Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Venue:  Pasadena Conservatory, 100 North Hill Avenue, Pasadena, CA.  Master Class at 5:30 PM.  Concert at 8:00 PM. Program:  Music by Dvorak, Ravel and Shaw.  Tickets:  pasadenaconservatory.org

March 23, 2017:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us. Venue:  Connecticut Hospice, Branford, CT.  Program: Selections from Chausson's Poeme, Op. 25, Ravel's Sonata for Violin and Cello, and Franck's Piano Quintet, with Yannick Rafalimanana, piano; Michelle Ross and Kobi Malkin, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Tony Rymer, cello.

March 24, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue: First Congregational Church, Meetinghouse Lane, Madison, CT.  Friday at 7:00PM. Pre-concert Talk at 6PM.  Program:  "From Paris, with Love."  Chausson's Poeme, Op. 25, Ravel's Sonata for Violin and Cello, and Franck's Piano Quintet, with Yannick Rafalimanana, piano; Michelle Ross and Kobi Malkin, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Tony Rymer, cello.

March 25, 2017:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us. Venue: First Congregational Church of Old Lyme Community Breakfast and Food Pantry. Program: "From Paris, with Love." Chausson's Poeme, Op. 25, Ravel's Sonata for Violin and Cello, and Franck's Piano Quintet, with Yannick Rafalimanana, piano;; Michelle Ross and Kobi Malkin, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Tony Rymer, cello.

March 28 - April 2, 2017:  University of Notre Dame Residency with the SOLERA Quartet, South Bend, IN. 

April 2, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN.  Venue:  Leighton Concert Hall, Sunday at 2:00PM. Program includes Beethoven's String Quartet No. 15, Op. 132.

April 19, 2017:  Benefit Concert for Project: Music Heals Us, with the SOLERA Quartet.  Venue:  DÉCOR NYC, 159 W 25th Street, New York, NY, Wednesday, 6:30-9:30PM. For tickets and information go to www.projectmusichealsus.com/Spring-Benefit-2017

April 21, 2017:  Prison Outreach Concerts with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Danbury Correctional Facility, CT.

May 4, 2017:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  The Hearth at Tuxis Pond Retirement Community, Madison, CT.  Program:  Tchaikovskyfest!  Rococo Variations, arranged for string sextet, Souvenir de Florence, Op. 70, with David Lisker and Siwoo Kim, violins; Molly Carr and Jeremy Berry, violas; Yves Dharamraj and Andrew Janss, cellos.

May 5, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  St. George Church, Whitfield Street, Guilford, CT.  Friday at 7:00PM.  Pre-concert Talk at 6PM.  Program:  "Tchaikovskyfest."  Rococo Variations, arranged for string sextet, String Quartet No. 1, Op. 11, Souvenir de Florence, Op. 70; also Bianco's Homage a Tchaikovsky, with David Lisker and Siwoo Kim, violins; Molly Carr and Jeremy Berry, violas; Yves Dharamraj and Andrew Janss, cellos.

May 9 - 18, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert Tour of ISRAEL with the Manhattan Chamber Players:  Yuval Herz, violin; Molly Carr and Luke Fleming, violas; Oded Hadar, cello.  Guest Artists: Roi Siloah, violin and Hillel Zori, cello.  Program: R. Strauss's String Sextet from Capriccio, Op. 85; Mozart's String Quintet, K. 515; Tchaikovsky's Souvenir de Florence, Op. 70; and Mary Bianco's String Quintet.

May 9, 2017:    Chamber Music Concert with Manhattan Chamber Players, Jerusalem Music Center.

May 12, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with Manhattan Chamber Players, Conservatory of Music, Tel Aviv.

May 13, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with Manhattan Chamber Players, Kibbutz Ein HaShofet.

May 17, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with Manhattan Chamber Players, Jerusalem Academy of Music & Dance. 

May 21, 2017:  Chamber Music Recital with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Brooklyn Public Library Chamber Players.  Venue:  Dr. S. Stevan Dweck Center for Contemporary Culture, Brooklyn Public Library, Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY, Sunday at 4:00PM.  Program:  Haydn's String Quartet, Op. 76, Caroline Shaw's Entr'acte and Beethoven's String Quartet in a minor, Op. 132.  www.bplchamberplayers.com

May 30 - June 18, 2017:  Perlman Music Program Chamber Music Workshop, Shelter Island, NY, with the SOLERA Quartet.  Master Classes; Four-concert Chamber Music Marathon at Clark Arts Center, Shelter Island on June 16 and 17.  www.perlmanmusicprogram.org.

June 21 - 24, 2017:  MusicIC Residency with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Music IC, Iowa City, IA. www.musicic.org.  SOLERA Quartet:  Tricia Park and Miki Sophia Cloud, violins; Molly Carr, viola; Andrew Janss, cello.

June 21, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet:  Lightness. Presenter:  MusicIC.  Venue:  Trinity Episcopal Church, Iowa CIty, IA, Wednesday at 7:30 PM.  Program:  Haydn's String Quartet, Op. 76, No. 4, "Sunrise,"  Golijov's Tenebrae for String Quartet, and Beethoven's String Quartet in B flat Major, Op. 18, No. 6.

June 22, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet:  Darkness.  Presenter:  MusicIC.  Venue:  Trinity Episcopal Church, Iowa City, IA, Thursday at 7:30 PM.  Program: Schubert's Quartettsatz in c minor, D703  and Mendelssohn's String Quartet in f minor, Op. 80.

June 23, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet: Transcendence.  Presenter:  MusicIC.  Venue:  Englert Theatre, Iowa City, IA, Friday at 7:30 PM.  Program:  Beetohoven's String Quartet No. 15, Op. 132 presented with excerpts from T.S. Eliot's Four Quartets.

June 24, 2017:  Children's Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  MusicIC.  Venue:  Iowa CIty Public Library, Saturday at 10:30 AM.

July 7, 2017:  Chamber Music Concert with the Manhattan Chamber Players.  Presenter:  Minnesota Beethoven Festival  Venue:  Page Theatre at Saint Mary University, Winona, MN. Friday at 7:30 PM. Tickets: www.mnbeethovenfestival.org.  Program:  Beethoven's String Trio in D major, Op. 9, No. 2, Brahms' Piano Quartet No. 1 in g minor, Op. 25, and Tchaikovsky's Souvenir de Florence, Op. 70, with Adam Golka, piano; Elizabeth Fayette and Robin Scott, violins; Molly Carr and Luke Fleming, violas; Andrew Janss and Brook Speltz, cellos.

July 15 & 16, 2017:  Chamber Music Concerts with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  White Mountains Music Festival, Haverhill, NH.  Venues:  Sugar Hill Meeting House, Sugar Hill, NH, Saturday, July 15; and Mountain View Grand Resort, Whitefiled, NH, Sunday, July 16.   Program:  Mendelssohn's String Quartet in f minor, Op. 80 and Octet in Eb major, Op. 20. www.whitemountainsmusicfestival.org

July 22, 2017:  FUNraiser Chamber Music Concert and Pizza Soiree with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Cabana Brown, Madison, CT. Saturday 6-9PM.    Ticketed event: $50 per person, purchase online.  For info visit:  www.projectmusichealsus.com/summer-soire-cabana-brown/

August 28 - September 3, 2017:  Chamber Music Concerts. Presenter:  Music in the Mountains at Powder Mountain Ski Resort, Eden, Utah. Programs: Chamber Music by Mendelssohn, Schumann, Mahler, Haydn, Brahms, Dvorak and Russell, with Adam Golka, piano; Michelle Ross and Ben Russell, violins; Molly Carr, viola; Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir, cello.   www.musicinthemountainseden.com.

2015 / 2016 CONCERT SEASON

October 10, 2015:  Alumni Recital.  Presenter:  Perlman Music Program Suncoast.  Venue:  Sarasota Opera House, Sarasota, FL, Saturday at 3:00PM.  Program:  Brahms' Viola Sonata in f minor, Schumann's Marchenbilder, Schubert's Die Winterreise, selections from Bartok's Rumanian Folk Dances, and Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, with Yannick Rafalimanana, piano.

October 15, 2015: Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Arden House Nursing Facility, Hamden, CT.  Program:  Selections from Ravel's La Valse, Bolcom's Let Evening Come, Schubert's Der Erlkonig, and Brahms' Piano Quartet in c minor,  with Lotte Crayton, soprano; David Fung, piano; Tessa Lark, violin; and Marcy Rosen, cello.

October 16, 2015:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter: Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue: First Congregational Church, Meetinghouse Lane, Madison,  CT, Friday at 7:00PM.  Program: "The Haunted." Ravel's La Valse, Bolcom's Let Evening Come, Schubert's Der Erlkonig, and Brahms' Piano Quartet No. 3 in c minor, Op. 60, with Lotte Crayton, soprano; David Fung, piano; Tessa Lark, violin; and Marcy Rosen, cello.

October 23, 2015:  Concert with the Salome Chamber Ensemble.  Venue:  New York Metropolitan Museum of Art, Grace Rainey Auditorium, Friday at 7:00PM.

October 26, 2015:  Concert with the Salome Chamber Ensemble.  Venue:  Kennedy Center Terrace Theater, Washington, D.C., Monday at 7:00PM.

October 29 - November 8, 2015:  University of Notre Dame Residency with the Gesualdo [SOLERA] Quartet, South Bend, IN.  Presenter:  DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.  Final Concert:  Sunday, November 8 at 2:00PM.  Program:  Beethoven's String Quartet No. 16 in F Major, Op. 135 and Violin Sonata No. 9 (Kreutzer), and Janacek's String Quartet No. 1, 'Kreutzer Sonata,' with Miki-Sophia Cloud and Tricia Park, violins; and Andrew Janss, cello.

December 2-4, 2015:  Outreach Chamber Music Concerts with Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  The Hearth at Tuxis Pond, Madison, CT; Adams Middle School, Guilford, CT  Program:  Selections from Arensky's String Quartet in a minor, Cassado's Suite for Cello Solo, Bartok's Duos for Two Violas, and Dvorak's String Quintet in Eb Major, with Lucy Chapman and Robin Scott, violins; Luke Fleming, viola; and Oded Hadar and Michael Katz, cellos.

December 3, 2015:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  First Church of Christ, Scientist,  Park Street, Guilford, CT, Thursday at 7:00PM.  Program: "The Merry C String."  Arensky's String Quartet in a minor, Op. 35, Cassado's Suite for Cello Solo, Bartok's Duos for Two Violas, and Dvorak's String Quintet in Eb Major, Op. 97, with Lucy Chapman and Robin Scott, violins; Luke Fleming, viola; and Oded Hadar and Michael Katz, cellos.

December 6, 2015:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Lisker Music Foundation.  Venue: Nichols Concert Hall, Evanston, IL, Sunday at 6:30PM.  Program:  Tchaikovsky's String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Rococco Variations for Cello and String Quartet, and Souvenir de Florence for String Sextet, with David Lisker and Siwoo Kim, violins; Katarzyna Bryla, viola; and Michael Katz and Yves Dharamraj, cellos.  

December 15, 2015:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter: Manhattan Chamber Players.  Venue: Engelman Recital Hall, Baruch College, New York, NY, Tuesday at 7:00 PM. Program:  Selections from Mendelssohn, Brahms, Dvorak, Shostakovich, Piazzolla, Jofre and Rogerson.  www.manhattanchamberplayers.com 

January 24, 2016: Cancelled  "Echoes of Hope - Orange County" Benefit Concert.  Presenter:  Lisker Music Foundation.   Venue:  Irvine Valley College Performing Arts Center, Irvine, CA,  Sunday at 4:00PM. Program: A Celebration and Remembrance featuring chamber works by Erwin Schulhoff and other Jewish composers who perished in the Holocaust,  with Renana Gutman, piano; David Lisker and Regi Papa, violins; and Michael Katz, cello.   

January 29, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with A FAR CRY.  Venue: Old South Church, Boston, MA, Friday, at 8PM.  Program: "Devotion," with the Blue Heron Choir. Nicolas Gombert's Motets from The Song of Songs, Jean Francaix's Symphonie d'archets, Jean-Yves Daniel-Lesur's Cantique des cantiques for Twelve Voices, and Faure's Requiem. Tickets: afarcry.org

January 30, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with A FAR CRY.  Venue:  UVM Recital Hall, Burlington, VT, Saturday, at 7:30PM.  Program: "Devotion," with the Blue Heron Choir. Nicolas Gombert's Motets from The Song of Songs, Jean Francaix's Symphonie d'archets, Jean-Yves Daniel-Lesur's Cantique des cantiques for Twelve Voices, and Faure's Requiem.  Tickets: Lane Series at UVM.

February 4, 2016:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project Music Heals Us.  Venue: Arden House Nursing Facility, Hamden, CT.  Program:  Selections from R. Strauss's String Sextet from Capriccio, Janacek's String Quartet No. 2 and Schoenberg's Verklarte Nacht, with Miki-Sophia Cloud, Tricia Park and Carmit Zori, violins; Matthew Lipman, viola; and Andrew Janss and Peter Wiley, cellos.

February 5, 2016:  NOW POSTPONED TO MAY 27  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter: Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  St. George Church, Whitfield Street, Guilford, CT, Friday at 7PM.  Program: "Intimate Letters." R. Strauss's String Sextet from Capriccio, Op. 85, Janacek's String Quartet No. 2, and Schoenberg's Verklarte Nacht, Op. 4, with Miki-Sophia Cloud, Tricia Park and Carmit Zori, violins; Matthew Lipman, viola; and Andrew Janss and Peter Wiley, cellos.

February 14-20, 2016:  Alumni Recital and Residency in Sarasota, FL, with Perlman Music Program / Suncoast.  School Outreach Programs with Yannick Rafalimanana, piano, and Oded Hadar, cello.

February 21 - March 5, 2016:  Scotiabank Northern Lights Music Festival, Ajijic, Mexico.

March 17, 2016:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter: Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Connecticut Hospice, Branford, CT, Thursday at 2:00 PM.  Program: "Fantasia."  Ravel's Ondine from Gaspard de la nuit, Loeffler's Two Rhapsodies for oboe, viola and piano, Schumann's Fantasiestucke, Op. 73, for viola and piano and Schubert's Fantasie in f minor for piano four hands, D. 940, with Anna Petrova and Josu de Solaun, piano; and James Riggs, oboe.

March 18, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter: Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  First Congregational Church, Meetinghouse Lane, Madison, CT, Friday at 7:00PM.  Program:  "Fantasia."  Ravel's Ondine from Gaspard de la nuit, Loeffler's Two Rhapsodies for oboe, viola and piano, Schumann's Fantasiestucke, Op. 73, for viola and piano, and Schubert's Fantasie in f minor for piano four hands, D. 940, with Anna Petrova and Josu de Solaun, piano; and James Riggs, oboe.

March 19, 2016:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter: Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  First Congregational Church of Old Lyme, CT  Community Breakfast and Food Pantry, Saturday at 9:30 AM.  Program:  "Fantasia."  Ravel's Ondine from Gaspard de la nuit, Loeffler's Two Rhapsodies for oboe, viola and piano, Schumann's Fantasiestucke, Op. 73, for viola and piano, and Schubert's Fantasie in f minor for piano four hand D. 940, with Anna Petrova and Josu de Solaun, piano; and James Riggs, oboe.

April 3 - 10, 2016:  University of Notre Dame Residency with the SOLERA Quartet, South Bend, IN.

April 10, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN, Sunday at 2:00PM. Program:  Anglo-English Art Songs, including Barber's Dover Beach and Higdon's Dooryard Bloom with Nathan Gunn, baritone; Julie Gunn, piano; Tricia Park and Miki-Sophia Cloud, violins; and Andrew Janss, cello.

April 14 - April 30, 2016:  Perlman Music Program Residency in Tel Aviv. 

May 4, 2016:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Corrigan-Radgowski Correctional Facility, CT.  Program: J.S. Bach's Chaconne from Partita No. 2 and Beethoven's String Quartet No. 16, with the SOLERA Quartet: Miki-Sophia Cloud and Tricia Park, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Andrew Janss, cello.

May 5, 2016: Outreach Chamber Music Concert. Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Arden House Nursing Facility, Hamden, CT.  Program:  selections from Beethoven's String Quartet No. 16 and Mendelssohn's String Quartet, Op. 13, with the SOLERA Quartet: Miki-Sophia Cloud and Tricia Park, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Andrew Janss, cello.

May 6, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  First Congregational Church, Broad Street, Guilford, CT, Friday at 7:00PM.  Program: "Secret Signs and Hidden Messages."  Mendelssohn's String Quartet in a minor, Op. 13, J.S. Bach's Chaconne from Partita No. 2 in d minor, BWV 1004, and Beethoven's String Quartet No. 16 in F Major, Op. 135, with The SOLERA Quartet: Miki-Sophia Cloud and Tricia Park, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Andrew Janss, cello. 

May 22, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  OMEGA Ensemble.  Venue:  Christ and St. Stephen's Church, 122 W. 69th Street, NYC, Sunday at 3:00PM.  Program: Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 9 "Kreutzer" and Brahms' Piano Quartet in g minor, Op. 25, with Tessa Lark, violin; Gabriel Cabezas, cello; and Kwan Yi, piano.

May 25, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  OMEGA Ensemble.  Venue:  House of the Redeemer, 7 E. 95th Street, NYC, Wednesday at 7:00PM.  Program:  Beethoven's Violin Sonata No. 9 "Kreutzer" and Brahms' Piano Quintet in g minor, Op. 25, with Tessa Lark, violin; Gabriel Cabezas, cello, and Kwan Yi, piano.

May 26, 2016:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert.   Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Evergreen Woods Health Center, North Guilford, CT.  Program:  Bach's Chaconne from Partita No. 2, and selections from Dvorak's Terzetto and Mozart's Duo for Violin and Viola, with Miki-Sophia Cloud and Tricia Park, violins; Matthew Lipman, viola.

May 27, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter: Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue: St. George Church, Whitfield Street, Guilford, CT, Friday at 7PM.  Program: "Intimate Letters"  [Rescheduled from a snowy February 5th!  See details above.]

May 31, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert. Presenter:  Manhattan Chamber Players.  Venue: Engleman Recital Hall, Baruch College, 55 Lexington Ave., New York, NY, Tuesday at 7PM.  Program: "The Music of Brahms and Dvorak" with selected movements from Brahms' Sonatensatz, the Piano Quartet in c minor, Op. 60, and the Trio in a minor, Op. 114; and Dvorak's Romance, Op. 11 and the String Quintet in Eb, Op. 97. With David Fung, piano; Siwoo Kim and Grace Park, violins; Luke Fleming, viola; and Brook Speltz, cello.

June 3, 2016:  MassiveMuse Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet: BEERthoven Live Music & Craft Beer.  Presenters:  Groupmuse and Soiree54   Venue:  Tanja Grunert Gallery, 524 W. 19th Street, NYC, Friday, 7-9:00 PM.  Program: Music of Beethoven, Caroline Shaw, and Pink Floyd.    

June 6 - 11, 2016:  Viola Faculty at Cincinnati Young Artists Chamber Music Festival, University of Cincinnati, College Conservatory of Music, Cincinnati, OH.   www.cincinnatiyoungartists.org

June 10, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with Faculty of Cincinnati Young Artists Chamber Music Festival.  Venue:  Corbett Auditorium, University of Cincinnati, College Conservatory of Music, Friday at 7PM.  Program:  Dvorak's Sextet in A Major, Op. 48 and Schubert's String Trio, D. 471.

June 13-19, 2016:  MusicIC Residency with the SOLERA Quartet, Iowa City, IA.  Presenter: MusicIC.   www.musicic.org   The SOLERA Quartet: Tricia Park and Miki-Sophia Cloud, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Andrew Janss, cello.

June 15, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet:  An Hommage to Haydn.  Presenter:  MusicIC.  Venue: Trinity Episcopal Church, Iowa City, IA, Wednesday at 7:30PM. Free Admission.  Program: Haydn's String Quartet No. 67 in F Major, Op. 77, No. 2, Caroline Shaw's Entr'acte for String Quartet, and Mozart's String Quartet No. 19 in C Major, "Dissonance", K. 465.

June 16, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet:  Beethoven's Brilliance - The Difficult Resolution.  Presenter:  MusicIC.  Venue: Trinity Episcopal Church, Iowa City, IA, Thursday at 7:30PM.  Free Admission.  Program:  Beethoven's String Quartets in F Major, Op. 18, No. 1 and Op. 135.

June 17, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet:  Mendelssohn as Muse.  Presenter:  MusicIC.  Venue:  Englert Theatre, Iowa City, IA, Friday at 7:30PM.  Ticketed Event.  Program:  Mendelssohn's String Quartet in a minor, Op. 13.

June 18, 2016:  Chamber Music with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  MusicIC.  Venue:  Iowa City Public Library, Saturday at 10:30AM.  Program:  "What Dvorak did on his Summer Vacation" - Children's Program:  Dvorak's "American" String Quartet, Op. 96.

June 23, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter: Virginia Arts Festival, Coffee Concert IV - Chamber Music Series.  Venue: Williamsburg Winery, Williamsburg, VA, Thursday at 10:30AM. Program: Beethoven's String Quartet No. 16 in F Major, Op. 135, Caroline Shaw's Entr'acte, and Mendelssohn's String Quartet No. 2 in a minor, Op. 13.  The SOLERA Quartet: Miki-Sophia Cloud and Tricia Park, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Andrew Janss, cello.

June 24, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with the SOLERA Quartet.  Presenter:  Virginia Arts Festival, Coffee Concert V - Chamber Music Series.  Venue: Williamsburg Winery, Williamsburg, VA, Friday at 10:30AM.  Program: Rota's Sonata for flute and harp, Villa-Lobos' The Jet Whistle for flute and cello, and Dvorak's String Quartet No. 12 in F Major "American."  The SOLERA Quartet: Miki-Sophia Cloud and Tricia Park, violins; Molly Carr, viola; and Andrew Janss, cello; with Debra Wendells Cross, flute and Barbara Chapman, harp.

June 25-29, 2016:  Viola Faculty at TechneMusic Chamber Music Festival, Bethlehem, PA.   www.technemusic.com

June 28, 2016:  Chamber Music Concert with Faculty of TechneMusic Chamber Music Festival. Venue: Moravian College, Bethlehem, PA, Tuesday at 7PM.  Program:  Schubert's String Quintet, D. 956.

July - August, 2016:  Chamber Music Concerts with Marlboro Music Festival, Marlboro, VT.    www.marlboromusic.org

August 16-21, 2016:  Chamber Music Concerts with the Manhattan Chamber Players at Crescent City Chamber Music Festival, New Orleans, LA.  

2014 / 2015 CONCERT SEASON

September 13, 2014:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  St. George Church, Whitfield Street, Guilford, CT, Saturday at 7:30PM.  Program:  Mozart’s Viola Quintet No. 1 in B flat, K. 174, Webern’s Langsamer Satz, and Brahms’ Sextet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 36,  with Carmit Zori and Michelle Ross, violins; Luke Fleming, viola; Marcy Rosen and Andrew Janss, cellos.

September 14, 2014:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Arden House, Hamden, CT.  Program: Selections from Mozart’s Viola Quintet No. 1 and Webern’s Langsamer Satz, with Carmit Zori and Michelle Ross, violins; Luke Fleming, viola; and Andrew Janss, cello.

September 19, 2014:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project 142.  Venue:  Dimenna Center, Benzaquen Recital Hall, NYC.  Program:  Schubert's "Rosamunde" Quartet No. 13 in a minor, D. 804 and Beethoven's "Serioso" Quartet No. 11, Op. 95 with Gary Capozziello and Yuval Herz, violins; and Andrew Janss, cello.

October 3, 2014:  Chamber Music Concert with the Brussels Chamber Music Festival.  Venue:  Le Chateau du Karreveld, Brussels, Belgium.  Program:  Strauss’ Piano Quartet, Op. 13 and Brahms’ Piano Quintet in f minor, Op. 34, with Johan Schmidt, piano; Frank Stadler, violin; and Marie Hallynck, cello.

October 8-12, 18-23, 2014:  Master Classes at Academia Internacional de Música IVAN GALAMIAN, Malaga, Spain.

October 13-15, 2014:  Master Classes at Academia Internacional de Música IVAN GALAMIAN,  Jaen, Spain.

October 21, 2014:  Chamber Music Concert.  Venue:  Teatro Echegaray, Malaga, Spain.  Program:  Mozart's Duo for Violin and Viola in G Major, K. 423, Handel/Halvorsen Passacaglia for Violin and Viola, and Dvorak's Terzetto in C for Two Violins and Viola, Op. 74,  with Anna Nilsen and Jesus Reina, violin.

November 1, 2014:  Juilliard Pre-College Faculty Recital.  Venue:  Juilliard’s Paul Hall, 60 Lincoln Center Plaza, NYC, Saturday at 6PM.  Program:  Bruch’s Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, Op. 83 (selections), Bolcom’s Let Evening Come, and Franck’s Sonata in A Major, with Mary Jane Lee, soprano; Mark Dover, clarinet; and Yannick Rafalimanana, piano.

November 9, 2014:  Chamber Music Concert “Gift to the City,” with The Omega Ensemble.  Venue:  Park Avenue Christian Church, 1010 Park Avenue, NYC, Sunday at 3PM.  Program:  Bruch’s Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, Op. 83 (selections) and Dvorak’s Piano Quartet No. 2 in Eb Major, Op. 87,  with Mark Dover, clarinet; Yannick Rafalimanana, piano; Alexi Kenney, violin; and Brook Speltz, cello.

November 13, 2014:  Chamber Music Concert with the Omega Ensemble.  Venue:  Baruch Performing Arts Center, Engelman Hall, 55 Lexington Avenue, NYC, Thursday at 7PM.  Program:  Bruch’s Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, Op. 83 (selections) and Dvorak’s Piano Quartet No. 2 in Eb Major, Op. 87, with Mark Dover, clarinet; Yannick Rafalimanana, piano; Alexi Kenney, violin; and Brook Speltz, cello.

November 15, 2014:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue: Christ Episcopal Church, Park Street, Guilford, CT, Saturday at 7PM.  Program:   Mozart’s Kegelstatt Trio for Clarinet, Viola and Piano in E-flat major, K.498, Brahms’  Scherzo in c minor - Sonatensatz from FAE Sonata, Bernstein’s Sonata for Clarinet and Piano, and Bruch’s  Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, Op. 83 (selections), with Mark Dover, clarinet and Yannick Rafalimanana, piano.

November 16, 2014:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  The Hearth at Tuxis Pond, Madison, CT.  Program:  Selections from Mozart’s Kegelstatt Trio for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, Brahms’ Scherzo in c minor - Sonatensatz from FAE Sonata, Bernstein’s Sonata for Clarinet and Piano, and Bruch’s  Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola and Piano,  with Mark Dover, clarinet and Yannick Rafalimanana, piano.

November 17, 2014:  Chamber Music House Concert with The Omega Ensemble, NYC.

December 18, 2014:  Concert with the Salome Chamber Ensemble, NYC.

January 12-17, 2015:  Recording Project with the Salome Chamber Ensemble, NYC.

January 31, 2015:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  First Congregational Church, Broad Street, Guilford, CT, Saturday at 7PM.  Program:  Brahms’Trio Op. 114, Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No. 4, Op. 23, Schubert’s Die Winterreise (selections), and Mozart’s Piano Quartet in Eb, K. 493,  with Yannick Rafalimanana, piano; Lucy Chapman, violin; and Oded Hadar, cello.

February 1, 2015:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Arden House, Hamden, CT.  Program:  Selections from Brahms’Trio Op. 114, Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No. 4, Schubert’s Die Winterreise, and Mozart’s Piano Quartet in Eb,  with Yannick Rafalimanana, piano; Lucy Chapman, violin; and Oded Hadar, cello.

February 2-4, 2015:  Alumni Recital and Teaching Residency in Sarasota, FL, with Perlman Music Program/Suncoast.  Recital Venue:  Grand Bay Club at Longboat Key.  Recital Program:  Enescu's Concert Piece for Viola and Piano, Ravel's Ondine for Solo Piano, Bartok's Romanian Folk Dances Sz. 68, and Franck's Sonata in A MajorSchool Outreach Program: Kreisler's Salut D'amour, Ravel's Ondine, Zimbalist's Tango from Sarasateana, and  selections from Bartok’s Romanian Folk Dances and Schubert’s Die Winterriese, with Yannick Rafalimanana, piano.

February 27, 2015:  Concert with the Salome Chamber Ensemble.  Venue:  Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, NYC, Friday at 8PM.  

March 28 - April 4,  2015:  Master Classes at the Academia Internacional de Musica IVAN GALAMIAN, in Malaga, Spain.

April 11, 2015:  Concert with the Salome Chamber Ensemble.  Presenter: Dumbarton Concert Series. Venue: Dumbarton United Methodist Church, Washington, D.C., Saturday at 8PM. 

April 15, 2015:  Concert with Salome Chamber Ensemble. Private concert at Columbia University.

April 25, 2015:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  First Congregational Church, Madison, CT, Saturday at 7PM.  Program:  Janacek’s Violin Sonata, Smetana’s  Piano Trio, Op. 15, and Dvorak’s  Piano Quintet, Op. 81, with Rachel Naomi Kudo, piano; Itamar Zorman and Alexi Kenney, violins; and Brook Speltz, cello.

April 26, 2015:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Guilford House, Guilford, CT.  Program:  Selections from Janacek’s Violin Sonata, Smetana’s  Piano Trio, and Dvorak’s  Piano Quintet, with Rachel Naomi Kudo, piano; Itamar Zorman and Alexi Kenney, violins; and Brook Speltz cello.

April 27 - May 3, 2015:  University of Notre Dame Residency with Gesualdo Quartet, South Bend, IN.  Presenter: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center Presenting Series. Final Concert: Sunday, May 3 at 2PM.  Program: Dvorak's String Quartet in F Major, Op. 96, "American", Janacek's String Quartet No. 2, "Intimate Letters", and Schumann's String Quartet in A Major, Op. 41, No. 3, with Tricia Park and Miki-Sophia Cloud, violins; and Andrew Janss, cello.

May 8, 2015:  Chamber Music Concert.  Presenter:  Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  St. George Church, Whitfield Street, Guilford, CT, Friday at 8PM.  Program:  Brahms’Cello Sonata No. 1 in e minor, Op. 38, Schumann’s Frauenliebe und Leben, Op. 42 (selections), Brahms’  Two songs for contralto, viola, and piano, Op. 91, and Schumann’s Piano Quintet in Eb Major, Op. 44, with Mary Jane Lee, soprano; David Fung, piano; Doori Na and Elizabeth Fayette, violins.

May 9, 2015:  Outreach Chamber Music Concert with Project: Music Heals Us.  Venue:  Arden House, Hamden, CT.  Program:  Selections from Brahms’ Cello Sonata No. 1 in e minor,  Schumann’s  Frauenliebe und Leben, Brahms’Two songs for contralto, viola and piano, and Schumann’s  Piano Quintet in Eb Major with Mary Jane Lee, soprano; David Fung, piano; Doori Na and Elizabeth Fayette, violins.

May 11-13, 2015:  Alumni Recital and Teaching Residency in Sarasota, FL, with Perlman Music Program/Suncoast.  School Outreach Programs with Areta Zhulla, violin, and Brook Speltz, cello.

May 17, 2015:  Solo Recital for “Music in the Country” Recital Series, Middleburg, VA.  Presenter: Washington Performing Arts, Washington, D.C.  Program:  "Song and Dance from Rumania to France," with Yannick Rafalimanana, piano.

May 18-25, 2015:  Perlman Music Program Chamber Music Residency in Tel Aviv: Master Classes and Chamber Music Coachings as Assistant Faculty, PMP.

May 29 - June 7, 2015:  Malaga Clasica International Music Festival, Malaga, Spain, "What Did Picasso Hear?"   www.malagaclasica.com

May 29, 2015:  Malaga Clasica Chamber Music Concert. Venue: Teatro Echegaray, Malaga. Friday at 9PM.  Performing Faure's Piano Quartet No. 1 in c minor, Op. 15, with Jesus Reina, violin; Dimitri Atapine, cello; and  Chris Schmitt, piano.

May 30, 2015:  Malaga Clasica Chamber Music Concert. Venue: Teatro Echegaray, Malaga. Saturday at 8PM.  Performing Stravinsky's Concerto in D for String Orchestra and Three Pieces for String Quartet, with Jesus Reina and Anna Margrethe Nilsen, violins; and Dimitri Atapine, cello.

June 4, 2015:  Malaga Clasica Chamber Music Concert. Venue: Teatro Echegaray, Malaga. Thursday at 9PM.  Performing Thomson's Stabat mater for Soprano and String Quartet and Durey's Trois chansons basques for Voice and String Quartet, Op. 23, with Malia Bendi Merad, soprano; Halvor Festervoll Melien, baritone; Corinne Chapelle and Regi Papa, violins; and Dimitri Atapine, cello.

June 5, 2015:  Malaga Clasica Chamber Music Concert. Venue: Teatro Echegaray, Malaga. Friday at 9PM.  Performing Hahn's Quinteto para piano y cuerda en fa sostenido menor, with  Alexander Sitkovetsky and Jesus Reina, violins; David Cohen, cello; and Wu Qian, piano.

June 6, 2015:  Malaga Clasica Chamber Music Concert.  Venue:  Teatro Echegaray, Malaga.  Saturday at 8PM.  Performing Honegger's Hymne for Ten String Instruments in b minor, H.33, with Regi Papa, Anna Margrethe Nilsen, Jesus Reina and Laura Romero Alba, violins; Chieh-Fan Yin, viola; David Cohen and Michael Katz, cellos.

June 7, 2015:  Malaga Clasica Chamber Music Concert. Venue: Teatro Cervantes, Sunday at 7PM.  Performing Turina's Piano Quartet in a minor, Op. 67, with Regi Papa, violin; Dimitri Atapine, cello; and Anna Petrova, piano.

June 13-19, 2015:  MusicIC Residency with the Gesualdo Quartet, Iowa City, IA. Presenter: MusicIC.   www.summerofthearts.org

June 17, 2015:  Chamber Music Concert with Gesualdo Quartet. Presenter: MusicIC.  Venue: Trinity Church, Iowa City, Wednesday at 7:30PM.  Program: Copland's Old American Songs, Dvorak's String Quartet in F major, Op. 96 "American", and Barber's Knoxville: Summer of 1915, with Tricia Park and Miki-Sophia Cloud, violins; Andrew Janss, cello; and Yiheng Yang, piano. 

June 18, 2015:  Chamber Music Concert with Gesualdo Quartet. Presenter: MusicIC. Venue: Trinity Church, Iowa City, Thursday, at 7:30PM.  Program: Brahms' Piano Quartet in c minor, Op. 60 and Janacek's String Quartet No. 2 "Intimate Letters" with Tricia Park and Miki-Sophia Cloud, violins; Andrew Janss, cello; and Yiheng Yang, piano.

June 19, 2015:  Chamber Music Concert with Gesualdo Quartet.  Presenter: MusicIC.  Venue: Englert Theater, Iowa City, Friday at 7:30PM.  Program: Schumann's Songs, Op. 37 and Op. 42, and String Quartet in A Major, Op. 41, No. 3, with Saffron Henke, actor; Meagan Brus, soprano; Tricia Park and Miki-Sophia Cloud, violins; Andrew Janss, cello; and Yiheng Yang, piano.

June 20-24, 2015:  TechneMusic Chamber Music Festival, Bethlehem, PA: Materclasses, Lessons as Faculty Violist.  Faculty Concert: Wednesday, June 24, at 7:30PM.

July – August, 2015:  Chamber Music Concerts with Marlboro Music Festival, Marlboro,VT.

 

2013 /2014 CONCERT SEASON

August 22-28, 2013: Salome Chamber Festival in the Hamptons.  For concert and ticket information, please visit salomechamber.org

August 29-September 1, 2013: Recording project with Gil Shaham and members of the Sejong Soloists.

September 16, 2013: Chamber Music Concert with the Salome Chamber Ensemble. Venue: Mandarin Hotel, Washington D.C.; Monday at 7PM. Program: Works by Camille Saint-Seans, Alexi Shor, and Piazzolla.

October 3, 2013:  Chamber Music Concert. Presenter: Celebration of the Arts Festival (inspired by T.S. Eliot's "Four Quartets"). Venue: Redeemer Presbyterian Church, NYC; Thursday at 8pm. Program: Christopher Theofanidis' newly commissioned piano quintet, At the Still Point, inspired by T.S. Eliot's Four Quartets, and Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time - with Charles Neidich, clarinet; Mia Chung, piano; Elizabeth Larson and Susan Kim, violins; Soo Bae, cello.

October 15, 2013: Concert with members of the Salome Chamber Ensemble and Michelle Williams (Destiny’s Child). Presenter: Clarins Skin Cancer Foundation Gala Venue: The Plaza Hotel, NYC; Tuesday at 8pm. 

October 19, 2013:  Concert with the Solisti Ensemble. Venue: Cornell Bailey Hall; Ithaca, NY; Saturday at 7PM. 

October 23, 2013: Chamber Music Concert. Presenter: Celebration for the Arts Festival (inspired by T.S. Eliot’s “Four Quartets”). Venue: Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA; Wednesday at 7PM. Program: Christopher Theofanidis' newly commissioned piano quintet, At the Still Point, inspired by T.S. Eliot's Four Quartets, and Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time - with Charles Neidich, clarinet; Mia Chung, piano; Elizabeth Larson and Susan Kim, violins; Soo Bae, cello.

October 27, 2013:Chamber Music Concert with The Omega Ensemble. Venue: Park Avenue Christian Church, 1010 Park Avenue @ 85th Street, NYC;  Sunday at 3:00 PM. Program: Beethoven’s 7 Variations on Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen, Debussy’s Violin Sonata in G minor, and Arensky’s String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor with Siwoo Kim, violin; Doris Konig, piano; Brook Speltz and Andrew Janss, cellos.

 October 28, 2013: Chamber Music Fundraiser Concert for Habitat4Music. Venue: Private NYC Residence; Monday, 7PM. For ticket information, please contact vjeisen@gmail.com . Program: Mozart’s Horn Quintet, K. 407 and Arensky’s String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, with Siwoo Kim, violin; Joseph Swensen, viola; Victoria Eisen Dine, horn; Brook Speltz and Andrew Janss, cellos.

October 29-November 10: Concerts with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.

November 13, 2013: Chamber Music Concert with The Omega Ensemble. Venue: Engelman Recital Hall, Baruch College, NYC; Wednesday at 6PM. Program: Beethoven’s 7 Variations on Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen, Debussy’s Violin Sonata in G minor, and Arensky’s String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor with Siwoo Kim, violin; Doris Konig, piano; Brook Speltz and Andrew Janss, cellos.

November 25-December 13, 2013: Israel Chamber Music Tour with members of the Perlman Music Program.

December 15, 2013: Concert with the Salome Chamber Ensemble. Venue: Temple Bethel, NYC; Sunday at 7PM. Program: TBA

December 17, 2013: Chamber Music Concert with members of the Perlman Music Program. Presenter: Perlman Music Program. Venue: Private residence in Fisher’s Island, FL. Program: Dvorak’s Terzetto; Mozart’s String Duo for Violin and Viola in G Major, K. 423; and Bartok’s Duos for Violin with Michelle Ross and Mariella Haubs, violins.  

December 20, 2013: Concert with the Salome Chamber Ensemble. Venue: Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC; Friday at 7PM. Program: Brahms’ Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op. 115 and newly-composed works by Alexey Shor.

January 22, 2014: Masterclass/Presentation "About the Bow Arm" Venue: Juilliard School, room 309; Wednesday at 7pm.

March 9, 2014: Chamber Music Concert. Presenter: Concerts In The Heights. Venue: Morris-Jumel Mansion, NYC; Sunday at 3PM. Program: Brahms Quintet in G major, Op. 111; Mendelssohn Quintet No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 87.

March 16, 2014: Trio Concert with Anna Petrova and Christine Carter; Venue: Klavierhaus - 211 W 58th St., NYC; Sunday at 7PM. Program: Bach Partita No. 5 for Keyboard in G Major, BWV 829; Mozart "Kegelstatt" Trio for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano, K. 498; Bruch Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano, Op. 83. Ticket info: Admission by donation.

March 17, 2014: Trio Concert with Anna Petrova and Christine Carter; Presenter: Project 142. Venue: Opera America Recital Hall - 330 7th Ave, NYC; Monday at 7:30PM. Program: Bach Partita No. 5 for Keyboard in G Major, BWV 829; Mozart "Kegelstatt" Trio for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano, K. 498; Bruch Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano, Op. 83. Ticket info: Admission by donation.

March 21-23, 2014: Concerts with the Minnesota Orchestra.

April 3, 2014: Chamber Music Concert with the Salome Chamber Ensemble. Venue: TBA Program: TBA. Ticket info: Lauren@salomechamber.org.

April 5-11, 2014: China Tour with the Manhattan Symphonie.

April 12, 2014: Omega String Quartet concert. Presenter: New York City House Concerts. Venue:  Private Residence. Program: Beethoven String Quartet No. 16, Opus 135 with Yuval Herz and Brendan Speltz, vlns; Andrew Janss, cello. Ticket info: Michael@nychouseconcerts.com.

April 24, 2014: Chamber Music Concert. Presenter: Metropolitan Museum of Art. Venue: Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC; Thursday at 7PM. Program:  Mozart Clarinet Quintet in A major, KV 581, with Mariella Haubs and Brendan Speltz, vlns; Andrew Janss, cello; Mark Dover, clarinet. 

April 29-May 3, 2014: Concerts with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.

May 13-18, 2014: Concerts with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.

May 21-June 1, 2014: Concerts at the Bari International Music Festival (www.bimf.it); Bari, Italy.

June 1-5, 2014: Clarinet, Viola, and Piano Trio concerts with Christine Carter and Anna Petrova in Mozartlabor 2014; Wurzburg, Germany.

June 15-20, 2014: Recording project with the Salome Chamber Orchestra.

June 21, 2014: Concert with the Salome Chamber Orchestra. 

June 29-August 17: Marlboro Music Festival .

2012 / 2013 CONCERT SEASON

September 22, 2012:  Chamber Music Concert with Serafin String Quartet. Venue: Kennet Flash, 102 Sycamore Alley, Kennet Square, PA.  Program: Selections from Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schumann, Dvorak, Ravel, Martinu and Higdon. 

October 6, 2012: Recital, with Yannick Rafalimanana, piano. Venue: Clark Arts Center, Perlman Music Program, Shelter Island, NY; Saturday at 7:00 PM.  Program: Clarke Sonata, Hosokawa Threnody, Elgar Salut D'amour, Schubert Die Winterreisse D. 911, Zimbalist Tango.

October 28, 2012: Chamber Music Concert with The Omega Ensemble.  Venue: Park Avenue Christian Church, 1010 Park Avenue @ 85th Street, NYC;  Sunday at 3:00 PM. Program: Brahms Piano Quartet no. 3 in c minor, with Kristen Lee, violin; Brook Speltz, cello; and Kwan Yi, piano.

November 4, 2012: Chamber Music Concert with The Omega Ensemble.  Venue: Christ Church in Oyster Bay, 61 East Main Street, Oyster Bay, NY; Sunday at 4:00 PM.  Program: Brahms Piano Quartet no. 3 in c minor, with Kristen Lee, violin; Brook Speltz, cello; Kwan Yi, piano.

November 7-10:  Residency at Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center, Stowe, VT, with Perlman Music Program.

November 12-25, 2012:  South Korea Concert Tour with The Sejong Soloists , November 12-25: Seoul Arts Center, Nov. 14, 8pm; Goyang Aram Nuri Arts Center, Nov. 17, 7pm; Poongsan Corporation, Nov. 18, 4pm; Benefit Concert at The Raum, Nov. 20, 6pm; Donggu Middle School, Nov. 21, 3pm; Seosan Culture Hall, Nov. 23, 7pm; Hongju Culture Hall, Nov. 24, 7pm.

November 27, 2012:  Chamber Music Concert with The Omega Ensemble.  Venue: Baruch College - Engelman Recital Hall, 55 Lexington Avenue, NYC; Tuesday at 6:00 PM.  Program: Brahms Piano Quartet no. 3 in c minor, with Kristen Lee, violin; Brook Speltz, cello, Kwan Yi, piano.

December 4, 2012: Chamber Music Fundraiser Concert for the U-Hac Chamber Players. Venue: Private NYC Residence; Tuesday, 7PM. Program: Dvorak Terzetto with Joseph Swensen and Michelle Ross, violins.  

December 22, 2012:  Concert with Karen Gomyo and Salome Chamber Orchestra.  Venue: NY Metropolitan Museum of Art, Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium; Saturday at 7:00PM.  Program: Bach Brandenburg Concertos No. 3, 5, 6.

December 27-31, 2012: Nevada Chamber Music Festival.  Presenter: Reno Chamber Orchestra

December 28, 2012: Nevada Chamber Festival Opening Concert. Venue: Nightingale Concert Hall; Friday, 7:00 PM. Program: Prokofiev’s Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op. 34 with Orion Weiss, piano; Franklin Cohen, clarinet; Stephanie Sant’Ambrogio, violin; Ruth Lenz, violin; Dmitri Atapine, cello. Dvorák’s Piano Quartet in D major, Op. 23 with Orion Weiss, piano; James Buswell, violin; Carol Ou, cello. 

December 29, 2012: Nevada Chamber Festival Concert. Venue: South Reno United Methodist Church; Saturday, 2:00 PM. Program: Mendelssohn’s Violin Sonata in F major – Martin Chalifour, violin; Ya-Fei Chuang, piano.  Rebecca Clarke’s Viola Sonata with James Winn, piano.  Brahms’ Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108 - Bella Hristova, violin; Orion Weiss, piano.

December 29, 2012: Nevada Chamber Festival Concert. Venue: South Reno United Methodist Church; Saturday, 7:00PM. Program: Mendelssohn’s String Quintet in B-flat major, Op. 87- Bella Hristova, violin; Stephanie Sant’Ambrogio, violin; Robert Vernon, viola; Theodore Kuchar, viola; Peter Wiley, cello. Gabriel Fauré’s Piano Quartet in G minor, Op. 45 -Robert Levin, piano; James Buswell, violin; Robert Vernon, viola; Carol Ou, cello. Chausson’s Piano Trio in G minor, Op. 3 - Pascal Rogé, piano; Martin Chalifour, violin; Mark Kosower, cello. Brahms’ String Quintet in G major, Op. 111 with Bella Hristova, violin; Ruth Lenz, violin; Theodore Kuchar, viola; Peter Wiley, cello.

December 31, 2012: Nevada Chamber Festival New Year’s Eve Celebration Concert.  Venue: Nightingale Concert Hall, 7PM. Program: Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings with all Festival Strings.

January 18, 2013:  Concert with the Solisti Ensemble.  Venue: Carnegie Hall - Stern Auditorium, NYC; Friday at 7:00 PM. With the University Glee Club of New York City, U.S. Naval Academy Glee Club and Harvard Glee Club. 

January 29, 2013: Chamber Music Concert. Venue: Manhattan School of Music’s Greenfield Hall; Tuesday at 9pm. Program: Paolo Marchettini’s Seven Deadly Sins for String Quartet with Hayne Kim and Angela Cho, violins; and Brook Speltz, cello.

February 2, 2013: Concert with Salome Chamber Orchestra. Venue: Metropolitan Museum of Art Concert Hall; Saturday at 7pm. Program: “The Eight Seasons”

February 5-9, 2013: CD recording project - Faure Piano Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 15, with Areta Zhulla, violin; Jia Kim, cello; and Paul Gridley, piano.

February 12, 2013: Chamber Music Concert. Venue: Norwood Mansion; Tuesday at 7:30pm. Program: Debussy’s String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10.

February 22, 2013: Chamber Music Concert. Venue: Private Event. With Sean Carpenter and Lauren Carpenter, violins; Hiro Matsuo, cello.

February 27, 2013: Chamber Music Concert with members of the Sejong Soloists. Venue: Shinhan Society at the Chart House in Weehawken, NJ; Wednesday at 6:30pm. Program: Haydn’s Lark Quartet and Serenade; Dvorak’s American Quartet; with Danny Cho and Ji-In Yang, violins; Hiro Matsuo, cello.

March 3, 2013: Chamber Music Concert - "TWO VIEWS, ONE REGION."  Venue: Zoellner Arts Center at Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA; Sunday at 3pm. Program: Avner Dorman Sonata No. 1 for Violin and Piano; Kareem Roustom“Buhur” for violin, viola, cello and clarinet; Avner DormanSonata no. 2 for Violin and Piano; Kareem Roustom Abu Jmeel's Daughter with Timothy Schwarz, violin; Sandra Rivers, piano; Ismail Lumanovski, clarinet; Julietta Curenton, flute; and Kinan Abou Afach, cello.

March 4-17, 2013: Florida and California Tour with Salome.

March 26 – April 6, 2013: Chamber Music Concerts with the Orion String Quartet. Venues: The Joyce Theater, NYC, with Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company; Tuesday, March 26 and Wednesday, April 3 at 7:30PM; Thursday, March 28, Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6 at 8:00PM; Saturday, March 30 and Sunday, March 31 at 2:00PM.  Program: Mendelssohn Octet for Strings in E-flat, Op. 20; String Octet arranged by Jerome Begin with matreial from Beethoven Quartet Op. 18, No. 1 and Quartet Op. 135.

April 12, 2013: Concert with Salome Chamber Orchestra. Venue: Metropolitan Museum of Art Concert Hall; Friday at 7pm. Program: TBA

April 15, 2013: Benefit Concert for Perlman Music Program donors. Venue: Lincoln Restaurant at Lincoln Center in NYC; Monday at 8PM. Program: Dvorak Terzetto - with Mariella Haubs and Doori Na, violins.

April 18, 2013:  Chamber Music Concert. Venue: Thompson Chamber Music Series, Phillips Music Center Recital Hall, Gordon College, Wenham, MA; Thursday at 8pm. Program: Christopher Theofanidis' newly commissioned piano quintet, At the Still Point, inspired by T.S. Eliot's Four Quartets, and Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time - with Charles Neidich, clarinet; Mia Chung, piano; Elizabeth Larson and Susan Kim, violins; Soo Bae, cello.

April 22, 2013: Benefit Concert for the Omega Concert Series. Venue: Private Residence in NYC; Monday at 6PM. Program: Selections from Schumann's Piano Quartet in Eb, Beethoven's String Trio in D Major, and Faure's Piano Quartet in C minor - with Alexi Kenney, violin; Andrew Janss, cello; and Dominic Cheli, piano.

May 2, 2013: Chamber Music Concert.  Venue: German Consulate, United Nations Plaza, New York City; Thursday at 6pm. Program: Music of Robert Schumann and Gyorgy Kurtag, with Christine Carter, clarinet and Anna Petrova, piano.  Free Admission, RSVP required.

May 10, 2013: Kessler Foundation Chamber Music Concert. Venue: The Kessler Foundation; Friday at 4pm. Program: TBA

May 30 – June 14, 2013: European Cruise Tour with members of the Salome Chamber Orchestra.

June 26- 30, 2013:  Faculty at TECHNE CHAMBER MUSIC CAMP with Timothy Schwarz, director and violin; David Kim, violin; Lawrence Stomberg, cello. Venue: Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA. Website: www.technemusic.com.

July 1-29, 2013: Marlboro Music Festival.

August 18, 2013:  Chamber Music Concert. Venue: Saratoga Chamber Music Festival, Saratoga Springs, NY; Sunday at 2:15PM.  Program: Beethoven String Trio in D Major, Op. 9, #2; Danielpour Piano Trio "A Child's Reliquary"; Faure Piano Quartet in C minor.  With Alexi Kenney, violin; Andrew Janss, cello; and Dominic Cheli, piano.

 

2011 / 2012 Season HIGHLIGHTS

August 26, 2012:  Chamber Music Concert - Perlman Music Program, Shelter Island, NY.  Program:  Dvorak Piano Quintet in Eb Major, Op. 87. WIth Francesca DePasquale and Philip Zukerman, violins; Nathan Vickery, cello; Mei Rui, piano.

August 18, 2012:  Chamber Music Concert - Perlman Music Program, Sag Harbor, NY.  Program:  Brahms Sextet in G Major, Op. 36.  With Itzhak Perlman and Siwoo Kim, violins; Leah Ferguson, viola II; Lionel Cottet and Talea Buckbinder, cellos.

July 15, 2012:  Chamber Music Concert - Ravinia Festival, Chicago, IL.  Program:  Schubert String Quintet in C Major, D. 956. With Alexi Kenney and Emily Smith, violins; Andrea Casarrubios and Loewi Lin, cellos.

July 14, 2012: Chamber Music Concert - Ravinia Festival, Chicago, IL.  Program: Prokofiev Toccata for Piano, Op. 11 (arr. Atar Arad). With Alexi Kenney and Emily Smith, violins; Atar Arad, viola; Andrea Casarrubios and Loewi Lin, cellos. 

July 8, 2012: Chamber Music Concert - Ravinia Festival, Chicago, IL. Program: Brahms Piano Quartet No. 3 in c minor, Op. 60. With Sarah Christian, violin, Matt Allen, cello, and Henry Kramer, piano.

May 6, 2012:  Recital - Branford, CT. Program: Takemitsu A String Around Autumn; Stamitz Concerto for Viola, No. 1 in D Major; Bridge Two Pieces for Viola and Piano; Brahms Sonata in f minor, op. 120, no. 1. With Henry Kramer, piano.

April 29, 2012: Recital - Guilford, CT. Program: Bach Suite No. 4 in Eb, BWV 1010; Hosokawa Threnody; Penderecki Candenza for Solo Viola.

April 25, 2012: Recital - WMP Concert Hall, Strad for Lunch Series, New York, NY. Program: Bridge Lament for Two Violas; Bartok 44 Duos (Selections); Rota Intermezzo for viola and piano; Takemitsu A String around Autumn; Brahms Two Songs for Contralto, Viola and Piano, op. 91. With Luke Fleming, viola and Yi-Fang Huang, piano.

April 21, 2012:  Chamber Music Concert - Trinity Episcopal Church The Arts at Trinity Series, Wilmington, DE.  Program: Dvorak Cypresses for String Quartet, B. 152 and Piano Quintet No. 2 in A Major, Op. 81, B. 155; Bartok String Quartet No. 4.  Serafin String Quartet with WIlliam Ransom, piano.

March 20, 2012:  Chamber Music Concert - Gore Recital Hall, Newark, DE.  Program:  Mozart, Ravel, Chausson.  Serafin String Quartet with Barbara Govatos, violin, and Marcantonio Barone, piano.

February 2012:  Chamber Music Concerts - Northern Lights Music Festival, Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico.

January 2012:  NAXOS Recording Project - Early Chamber Works of Jennifer Higdon:  Sky Quartet, Amazing Grace for string quartet, Sonata for Viola and Piano, and Dark Wood for strings, piano and bassoon. Serafin String Quartet with Charles Abramovic, piano.

November 29, 2011:  Chamber Music Concert - Omega Ensemble at Rose Studio, Lincoln Center.  Program: Taneyev String Trio in b minor. With Ayano Ninomiya, violin, and Brook Speltz, cello.

November 10, 2011:  Chamber Music Concert - Gore Recital Hall, Newark, DE.  Program: Respighi Il tramonto,  P.101;  Vaughn-Williams On Wenlock Edge.  Serafin String Quartet with University of Delaware Vocal Faculty and Julie Nishimura, piano.

October 30 and November 6, 2011:  Chamber Music Concert - Omega Ensemble and Park Avenue Christian Church Arts at the Park Series, New York, NY.  Program: Taneyev String Trio in b minor.  With Ayano Ninomiya, violin, and Brook Speltz, cello.

October 22, 2011:  Chamber Music Concert - Trinity Episcopal Church The Arts at Trinity Series, Wilmington, DE.  Program: Beethoven String Quartet No. 3 in D Major, Op. 18, No. 3; Schumann Piano Quintet in Eb, Op. 44;  Higdon – Early Chamber Works. Serafin String Quartet with Charles Abramovic, piano, and Eric Stomberg, bassoon.

October 8, 2011:  Chamber Music Concert - Perlman Music Program, Stowe, VT.  Program:  Dvorak Terzetto in C Major, Op. 74; Mendelssohn String Quartet No. 2 in a minor, Op. 13.                  With Doori Na and Erno Kalli, violins, and Jia Kim, cello.

September 22, 2011:  Recital -Trinity Church Concerts at One Series, New York, NY.  Program:  Hindemith Sonata for Solo Viola, Op. 25, No. 1; Schubert Die Winterreisse D. 911, selections;  Schumann Sonata in a minior, Op. 105, No. 1. With Yannick Rafalimanana, piano.

 

2010 / 2011 Season HIGHLIGHTS

August 20, 2011:  Chamber Music Concert – Perlman Music Program, Shelter Island, NY.  Program: Brahms Piano Quartet in A Major, with Jing Zhang, violin; Sung Chan Chang, cello;Yannick Rafalimanana, piano.

August 12, 2011:  Chamber Music Concert – Perlman Music Program, Sag Harbor, NY.  Program: Brahms Sextet in G Major, with Wanzen Li and Ko Sugiyama, violins; Sergein Yap, viola; Paul Katz and Yotam Baruch, cellos.

July 21, 2011: Chamber Music Concert – Ravinia Festival, Chicago, IL.  Program: Schubert String Quartet in a minor, “Rosamunde,” with Alexi Kenney and Kobi Malkin, violins; Jonathan Dormand, cello.

July 14, 2011:  Chamber Music Concert – Ravinia Festival, Chicago, IL.  Program:  Schumann Piano Quintet in Eb, with Sarah Christian and Alexi Kenney, violins; Gregorio Robino, cello; Beatrice Berrut, piano.

July 2, 2011:  Chamber Music Concert – Ravinia Festival, Chicago, IL.  Program:  Mozart String Quintet No. 5 in D Major, with Kobi Malkin and Alexi Kenney, violins; Minkyung Sung, viola; Frans Helmerson, cello.

June 17, 2011:  Chamber Music Concert – Chamber Music Festival, Wilmington, DE.  Program: Ravel String Quartet; Chausson Concert; Couperin Pieces en Concert, with Serafin String Quartet, Barbara Govatos, violin, and Marcantonio Barone, piano.

May 12, 2011:  Recital – The Juilliard School, New York, NY.  Program: Hindemith Sonata for Solo Viola, Op. 25, No. 1;  Schubert Sonata in a minor, “Arpeggionne,” and  Die Winterreisse; Schumann Sonata in a minor, Op. 105, No. 1.  With YiFang Huang, piano.

February 2011: Chamber Music Concerts – Northern Lights Music Festival, Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico.

January 27, 2011:  Chamber Music Concert - WMP Concert Hall Chamber Music Series, New York, NY.  Program: Beethoven Serenade in D, Op. 8; Penderecki String Trio; Mozart Divertimento – String Trio,  with Areta Zhulla, violin, and Jaqueline Choi, cello.

January 22-23, 2011:  Concerto – Reno, NV.  Program: Bartok Concerto with Reno Chamber Orchestra, Theodore Kuchar, conductor

November 3, 2010: Recital –WMP Concert Hall Strad for Lunch Series, New York, NY. Program: Vaughn-Williams Suite; Britten Lachrymae; Clarke Sonata; Bridge Two Pieces. With YiFang Huang, piano.

October 29, 2010:  Recital – The Juilliard School, New York, NY.  Program: Vaughn-Williams Suite; Britten Lachrymae; Deilius Sonata No. 2; Bridge Two Pieces and Lament for Two Violas; Clarke Sonata. With YiFang Huang, piano, and Matt Lipman, viola.