The Young Musicians Foundation Debut Chamber Orchestra, Yuga Cohler, conductor, performs: Beethoven: Overture to Coriolan, Matthew Aucoin: Evidence, and Ravel: Mother Goose Suite.
The UCLA Philharmonia, Neal Stulberg, conductor, performs Mahler: Symphony No. 5.
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.
Chamber Ensembles from the Crossroads School perform excerpts from Beethoven: String Quartet, Opus 18, No. 2, Shostakovich: Piano Trio No. 2, Dohnányi: String Trio, and Bach: Sonata for Violin and Keyboard, BWV 1014.
Pianist Mirian Conti performs an 85th birthday celebration of Lalo Schifrin, including the Los Angeles premieres of his Tango, Danza de los Montes, Tango a Borges, Anthem, and Ten Variations on an Original Theme, together with works by Mompou, Chopin, and Bach.
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.