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October 7, 2016 at 12:00 pm
A cross section of the Ear Taxi Festival featuring Augusta Read Thomas, Shawn E. Okpebholo, Lee Hyla, Seth Boustead, Lawrence Axelrod, George Flynn, Amy Wurtz and Stacy Garrop PROGRAM: Augusta Read Thomas: Triple Marionette Movement 1 from Klee Musings Shawn E. Okpebholo: On a Poem by Miho Nonaka: Harvard Square Lee Hyla: One Moe Time […]
September 2, 2016 at 12:00 pm
An advocate of Italian music, pianist Alessandro Marangoni has recorded more than 20 CDs with works by Rossini, Clementi, and others. His international career took off when he won the prestigious “Amici di Milano” International Prize for Music in 2007, and that same year, he performed at the Teatro all Scala in Milan as a […]
August 5, 2016 at 12:00 pm
PROGRAM: Sebastian Huydts plays Sebastian Huydts: Excerpts from his new CD “Delicias de Blancanieves”, twenty-seven short character pieces for the piano composed by Sebastian Huydts that explore all 12 major and minor tonalities in an early 20th century idiom with a decidedly Spanish flavor. Sebastian Huydts (b.1966) studied piano at the Amsterdam Conservatory in The Netherlands […]
July 1, 2016 at 12:00 pm
Pianist Alexander Djordjevic is known for his “formidable talent and technique,” “profound poetic sensitivity” and “elegant, expressive, yet powerful and electrifying playing.” The Washington Post has declared him “a constant infusion of original insight” and Gramophone Magazine proclaimed him “a fine young pianist.”
June 3, 2016 at 12:00 pm
Celebrating Daniel Schlosberg’s new CD Release: Gaul Me Maybe: French Baroque Keyboard Music Mozart: Rondo in A Minor, K. 511 Gigue in G Major, K. 574 Andante in B Minor, K. 540 Rondo in F Major. K. 494 d’Anglebert: Prelude from Suite III Royer: La Majestueuse Rameau: Tambourin Rameau: Musette en rondeau […]
May 6, 2016 at 12:00 pm
PROGRAM: J.S. Bach Prelude and Fugue in B-flat minor from the Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I W.A. Mozart Sonata in F Major, K.332 (Allegro – Adagio – Allegro Assai) Frédéric Chopin Ballade in G minor, Op.23 Carter Pann From “The Piano’s 12 Sides” (2011) White Moon Over Water Mark Olivieri Hommage à Trois (2005) Luca’s Swell: Hommage à […]
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.