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.
Cellist Andrew Shulman and pianist Fabio Bidini perform Beethoven: 12 Variations on “See the conqu’ring hero comes,” WoO 45, and Rachmaninoff: Cello Sonata, Opus 19.
November 19: 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.
October 22: American Youth Symphony AYS Principals Chamber Ensemble with Concertmaster Gallia Kastner
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
Violinist David Lisker and Pianist Larry Weng perform Brahms: Sonatensatz and Beethoven: Sonata in A major, Opus 47, No. 9, “Kreutzer.”
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.