The Colburn Youth Orchestra, Maxim Eshkenazy, conductor, performs Kabalevsky: Cello Concerto No. 1 (with soloist Phoebe Chu) and Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade.
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.
Pianist Harriet Stubbs performs Bach/Busoni: Chaconne in D minor; Shostakovich: Four Preludes from Opus 34; Prokofiev: Suggestion diabolique, Opus 4, No. 4; Ligeti: Etude No. 5, Arc-En-Ciel; Scriabin: Sonata No. 2 in G-sharp minor; and Chopin: Scherzo No. 2 in B-flat minor, Opus 31.
Baritone Ryan de Ryke and pianist Daniel Schlosberg perform Ein Liederabend – Mozart: Kantate, Die ihr des unermesslichen Weltalls, K. 619; Schubert: Der Fischer (Goethe), Auf dem See (Goethe), Der Zwerg (Collin), and Am Bach im Frühling (von Schober); and Schumann: Dichterliebe.
Honors Chamber Ensembles from the Colburn School’s Ed and Mari Edelman Chamber Music Institute perform selections by Smetana, Beethoven, Ewald, Muczynski, Brahms, and Grieg.
The Capitol Ensemble with soloists Phillip Levy and Jacqueline Brand (violins), Claire Brazeau (oboe), Martin Glicklich (flute), Erick Jovel (trumpet), Beth Peregrine (soprano), and Jeffrey Lavner (harpsichord), performs a Bach birthday celebration. Works include Concerto for Two Violins, BWV 1043, Concerto for Oboe and Violin, BWV 1060, three arias for soprano, violin, and continuo, and Brandenburg Concerto No. 2, BWV 1047.
The Young Musicians Foundation Debut Chamber Orchestra, Yuga Cohler, conductor, performs: Beethoven: Overture to Coriolan, Matthew Aucoin: Evidence, and Ravel: Mother Goose Suite.
Susan Greenberg (flute), Jonathan Davis (oboe), Michele Zukovsky (clarinet), Judith Farmer (bassoon), Amy Jo Rhine (horn), and Bernadene Blaha (piano) perform Mozart: Quintet for piano and winds, K. 452, Poulenc: Sextet for piano and winds, and Thuille: Sextet, Opus 6.
The Colburn Chamber Orchestra, Maxim Eshkenazy, director, performs Holst: St. Paul’s Suite, Purcell: Fairy Queen Suite, and Verdi: Symphony in E minor for Strings.
The Colburn Youth Orchestra, Maxim Eshkenazy, conductor, performs Saint-Saëns: Bacchanale from Samson and Delilah, Wagner: Elsa’s Procession from Lohengrin, Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Overture, and Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite.
Young Musicians Foundation Debut Chamber Orchestra, Yuga Cohler, Lawrence N. Field Conductor-in-Residence
The Young Musicians Foundation Debut Chamber Orchestra, Yuga Cohler, Lawrence N. Field Conductor-in-Residence, with Anne Akiko Meyers, violin, performs Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending, Einojuhani Rautavaara: Fantasia, and Poulenc: Sinfonietta.
Cellist Clive Greensmith and pianist John Blacklow perform Scriabin: Étude in C-sharp minor, Opus 2, No. 1, Sonata No. 2 in G-sharp minor, Opus 19, and Rachmaninoff: Cello Sonata, Opus 19.
American Youth Symphony AYS Principals Chamber Ensemble with Concertmaster Gallia Kastner pefroms Mozart: String Quartet in D Major, K499, Montgomery: Strum, and Brahms: String Quartet in C minor, Opus 51, No. 1
Johannes Möller’s close collaboration with the Argentinean guitarist Laura Fraticelli has resulted in a unique form of musical expression. Their emotional playing style as well as their strong connection and stage presence make their performances unforgettable events.
Duo Möller-Fraticelli have performed throughout Europe, North and South America as well as on radio and TV. The Duo have recorded the works of Johann Kaspar Mertz (1806-1856) for the Naxos label. In addition to the works of Mertz, their repertoire includes Argentinean tangos original composed for guitar duo as well as their own original compositions.