The Colburn Youth Orchestra, directed by Maxim Eshkenazy, performs Mahler: Symphony No. 2, opening Allegro maestoso; Ravel: Ma mère l’Oye (Mother Goose Suite); and Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol.
The Los Angeles Piano and Wind Sextet— Susan Greenberg (flute), Bernadene Blaha (piano), Jonathan Davis (oboe), Michele Zukovsky (clarinet), Michele Zukovsky (clarinet), Judith Farmer (bassoon), Laura Brenes (horn)— perform Mendelssohn Concert Piece No. 1, op. 113 for clarinet, bassoon and piano; Debussy Petite Suite Quintet; Farrenc Sextet for piano and winds, op. 40.
Crossroads EMMI Orchestra, Alexander Treger, conductor perform works to be announced.
Members of Decoda Artists – Catherine Gregory, flute; Yonah Zur, violin; Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir, cello; and David Kaplan, piano – perform C.P.E. Bach: Trio Sonata in B-flat major, H. 578; Reza Vali: Folk Song Set No. 9; Schumann: Intermezzo (from the “F.A.E” Sonata); and Crumb: Vox Balaenae.
YMF Musical Encounters Chamber Music Series, featuring Splntrd Wood Cello Trio – YMF Alumni Pierre Derycz, Ian Gottlieb, and Matthew Park, with guest artist Daniel Lim – and Samba de Duas & Guests featuring musicians from YMF’s Teaching Artist Program – Caroline Campos, violin; Aline Sardão, guitar; Theo Popov, theremin; Clarice Cast, percussion; and Marta Olson, voice.
The American Youth Symphony’s AYS Principals String Quartet—Gallia Kastner, violin, Evan Johanson, violin, Johanna Nowik, viola, Dong Nyouk Sunrise Kim, cello—performs Beethoven: String Quartet, Op. 18, No. 3; Ravel: String Quartet in F Major.
Yamaha Artist and Kovner Fellow Angie Zhang (piano) performs Debussy: L’Isle Joyeuse; Mozart: Sonata No. 2 in F major, K. 280; Granados: Los Requiebros from “Goyescas”; Beethoven: 32 Variations on an Original Theme, WoO 80; and Liszt: Rhapsodie Espagnole; plus works by Bernstein and Bolcom.
LA Symphonic Winds, Stephen Piazza, director, perform a suite from Weill’s Threepenny Opera, Prelude and Galop by Shostakovich, plus music by Paul Dukas, Michael Gandolfi, Robert W. Smith, and H. Owen Reed.
Harpist Cristina Montes Mateo performs Rota: Sarabanda e toccata, Bochsa: Fantaisie sur un thème du Barbier de Séville de Rossini, 86 Fauré: Impromptu, Opus 86, E. Parish- Alvars: Great Fantasy in imitation of a mandolin, Britten: Suite for harp, Opus 8 3, and Renié: Légende d’après « Les Elfes » de Leconte de Lisle.
iPalpiti Soloists Irakli Tsadaia & Davide de Ascaniis, Violins, Emma Wernig, Viola, Egor Antonenko, cello, Lauren Pierce, double bass, and So-Mang Jeagal, piano, perform Dvořák: String Quintet No. 2 in G major, opus 77, and João Guilherme Ripper: Piano Quintet “From My Window, No 3.″
iPalpiti Soloists Davide de Asciniis, violin, and Sara de Ascaniis, piano perform Schubert: Fantasie in C major. D. 934, and Janácek: Violin Sonata.
Emerging artists from the Colburn School’s Ed and Mari Edelman Chamber Music Institute perform chamber works by Beethoven, Brahms, Fauré, Bozza, Turina, and Shostakovich.
Pianist Nadia Shpachenko joins Judith Farmer, bassoon, Edgar López, clarinet, and Michael Tran, piano and toy piano, to perform Tom Flaherty: Airdancing for toy piano, piano, and electronics; Mozart: Trio in E-flat, K. 498, “Kegelstatt”; Gernot Wolfgang: Windows; and Thomas Kotcheff: “wgah’nagl fhtagn” for piano four hands and toy piano.