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April 1, 2016 at 12:00 pm
Kliment Krylovskiy, clarinet; Vanessa Mollard, violin; and Riko Higuma, piano PROGRAM: Béla Bartók — Contrasts (1881 – 1945) I Verbunkos: Moderato, ben ritmato II Piheno: Lento III Sebes: Allegro vivace Dmitry Shostakovich — Three Duets (1906 – 1975) I Praludium II Gavotte III Walser Aram Khachaturian — Trio for Clarinet, Violin, and Piano (1903 – 1978) I Andante con […]
March 4, 2016 at 12:00 pm
Program: Robert Schumann: Adagio and Allegro, op.70 Arvo Part: Fratres Luigi Boccherini (arr. Katims): Sonata No. 6 in A Major, G4 Robert Schumann: Märchenbilder, Op.113 Henri Vieuxtemps: Élégie, Op.30 Aurelien Pederzoli, viola Chicago-based violist Aurelian Pederzoli trained from a young age on the violin and his talent and skill earned him wide acclaim from critics […]
February 5, 2016 at 12:00 pm
Program: Fugue and the Sensitive Style: The Music of Johann Sebastian Bach and his Sons. A selections from the Art of the Fugue, BWV 1080, and works by J. C. Bach, W. F. Bach, and C.P.E. Bach. Pianist and Early Keyboard performer Michael Tsalka has won numerous prizes and awards in Europe, the U.S.A., the […]
December 4, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Program: Komitas – “Spring” Baghdassarian – Prelude in b minor Babajanian – Prelude, Melody, Elegie, Vagharshapat Dance Rachmaninoff – Preludes Op. 3, No. 2, Op. 23, Nos. 5, 6, 7 Liszt – Mephisto Waltz No. 1 Hailed as “a true heir of the mainstream of Russian pianism, like Horowitz” (Chopin Magazine, Japan), “a keyboard phenomenon” […]
November 6, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Praised in Gramophone for his “abundant energy, powerful fingers, big sound and natural musicality,” pianist Christopher Atzinger has performed throughout Europe and the United States.
October 2, 2015 at 12:00 pm
EunAe has performed on WFMT’s Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert Series, Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall, the Peter Jay Sharp Theatre, Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage, Merkin Hall, Flushing Town Hall, and the Mannes Concert Hall, amongst others.
September 4, 2015 at 12:00 pm
The Trout Quintet is the popular name for the Piano quintet in A major, D. 667, by Franz Schubert. The work was composed in 1819, when he was 22 years old; it was not published, however, until 1829, a year after his death.
August 7, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is Ravinia’s summer conservatory, bringing together each summer talented young musicians from around the world to make music
together under the supervision of an internationally renowned faculty.
June 5, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Formed in 2003, the Lincoln Trio takes its name from their home, the heartland of the United States, the land of Lincoln. Praised for its polished presentations of well-known chamber works and its ability to forge new paths with contemporary repertoire, the trio’s reputation as a first-rate ensemble draws an eclectic audience of sophisticated music lovers, young admirers of contemporary programs and students discovering chamber music for the first time.
May 1, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Pianists Stephanie Ho and Saar Ahuvia collaborate as DUO Stephanie and Saar in performances noted for their versatility, elegance and intellectual curiosity.
April 3, 2015 at 12:00 pm
In his twenty-eight years on the concert stage, Gregory Partain has performed as piano recitalist, concerto soloist, and chamber music collaborator throughout the United States, as well as in Germany, Poland, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Russia, and Greece. He has garnered consistent critical acclaim in the U.S. and abroad for his live and CD recordings of a wide-ranging repertoire: “…
March 6, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Program: Frédéric Chopin Polonaise in F sharp minor op.44 Etude op.10 No.5 Etude op.25 No.6 Etude op.25 No.7 Etude op.25 No.10 Mazurka in g sharp minor op.33 No.1 Mazurka in D Major op.33 No.2 Mazurka in C Major op.33 No.3 Mazurka in B minor op.33 No.4 Scherzo No.4 in E Major op.54 Weiwen Ma, pianist, […]
February 6, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Program: Beethoven: Sonata Op. 27#1 Debussy: Images, Book 2 Chopin: Barcarolle Liszt: Tarantella from “Venezia e Napoli” Pianist Matthew Hagle is a musician of great versatility and depth, whose performances are a rare mixture of musical understanding, imaginative programming, pianistic mastery and beauty of sound. In solo recitals he often explores the boundaries of the […]
January 2, 2015 at 12:00 pm
Program: Enrique Granados “Allegro de Concierto” Bach/ Siloti Chaconne Chopin Ballade no.1 Rachmaninoff Moment Musical in E minor op.16 no. 4 Etude-Tableau in G minor op.33 no. 8 Prelude in B-flat major op.23 no. 2 With charm and elegance, Russian-born Yana Reznik is not only a pianist, but an ambassador and entrepreneur with an inspiring […]
December 5, 2014 at 12:00 pm
J.S. Bach: Chorale preludes transcribed for piano by F. Busoni Ich rufe zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 639 Leos Janacek: Piano sonata 1.X.1905 Predtucha – Foreboding Smrt – Death Tristan Murail: “Cloches d’adieu, et un sourire” J. Brahms: from Fantasien, Op 116 Capriccio in D minor Intermezzo in A minor Capriccio in G minor […]