2010 Concerts

Thursday, January 7th 
CSO Preview Concerts at the Art Institute
With CSO violinist Yuan-Qing Yu
Fullerton Hall, Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL
      Bartok: Rhapsodies 1 and 2


Friday, January 8 

Faculty Recital

With CSO cellist Brant Taylor
DePaul University
Chicago, IL
      Boccherini: Sonata in A major
      Martinu: Sonata No. 2
      Sibelius: Malinconia
      Strauss: Sonata


Sunday, January 17 

Arizona Friends of Chamber Music
With CSO principal flautist Mathieu Dufour

Tucson, AZ
      Widor: Suite, Op.34
      Messiaen: Le merle noir
      Prokofiev: Sonata in D major, Op.94
      Poulenc: Flute Sonata

      
Monday, January 25
"Live from WFMT"
With clarinetist Kara Bancks, mezzo-soprano Julia Bentley and cellist Paula Kosower
Live broadcast on WFMT 98.7fm and on www.wfmt.com

      Poulenc: Clarinet Sonata
      Shulamit Ran: Apprehensions (1979)
      Mahler: Wir geniessen die himmlischen Freuden
      Jacob Bancks: Offertory from Mass for All Saints
      Brahms: Clarinet Trio, Op.114

 

Saturday, February 6 
CSO All-Access Chamber Concert
With CSO violinist Qing Hou
Grainger Ballroom, Symphony Center
Chicago, IL
      Beethoven: Sonata in G Major, Op.30 No.3

        
Monday, February 8
Chicago Chamber Musicians Composer Perspectives Series
Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University
Chicago, IL
      Lee Hyla: Wilson's Ivory Bill
      Lee Hyla: Warble
      Lee Hyla: Pre-Pulse Suspended
      David Rakowski: Hyperblue
      George Crumb: Eleven Echoes of Autumn

Thursday, February 11 
Concert with mezzo-soprano Julia Bentley
North Park University
Chicago, IL
      Brahms: Selected songs
      Respighi: Quattro Liriche di Gabriele d’Annunzio
      Poulenc: La fraîcheur et le feu
      Corigliano: Cabaret songs

Thursday, February 25
Fulcrum Point Concert Series
Thorne Auditorium, Northwestern University
Chicago, IL
      Hong Kong at the Fulcrum Point Celebrates the Year of the Tiger


Monday, March 15 

Musicians Club of Women
With cellist Paula Kosower
Union League Club
Chicago, IL
      Laura Schwendinger: Rapture (2003)

 

Tuesday, March 16
Tuesdays at One
With violinist Guillaume Combet and cellist Paula Kosower
University of Illinois-Chicago
Chicago, IL
      Mozart: Piano Trio in B-flat major, K.502
      Smetana: Piano Trio in G minor

Tuesday, March 23
Fulcrum Point Concert Series
Harris Hall
Chicago, IL
      David Dzubay: Kukulkan (2008)

Friday, March 26
Shell Point Concert Series
With saxophonist Ashu

Fort Myers, FL
      Ibert: Concertino da Camera
      Rachmaninoff: Andante from Sonata, Op.19
      Creston: Sonata
      Piazzolla: Four Tangoes
      Morricone: selected works
      Demersseman: Fantasie sur un thème Original

                                   

Tuesday, March 30 
Recital with flautist Gabriela Vargas-Quesada
Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University
Chicago, IL
      Sancan: Sonatine
      Taktakishvili: Sonata
      Taffanel: Fantaisie sur le Freischütz


Thursday, April 8
CCPA Piano Fest
Room 1080, Roosevelt University
Chicago, IL
      Seminar on extended piano techniques.
      Includes performances of works by Cowell, Cage and Crumb

 

Sunday, April 11
CCPA Piano Fest Finale
With pianist Winston Choi
Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University
Chicago, IL
      Corigliano: Kaleidoscope (1959)
      Piazzolla: Milonga del ángel
      Piazzolla: La Muerte del ángel
      Lutoslawski: Variations on a Theme by Paganini (1941)


Sunday, April 18 
Mousetrap Concert Series
With saxophonist Ashu

Washington Grove, MD

Monday, April 19 
Concord University Artist-Lecture Series
With saxophonist Ashu

Athens, WV


Friday, May 7

New Music DePaul
With mezzo-soprano Julia Bentley and clarinetist Kara Bancks
DePaul University
Chicago, IL
      Shulamit Ran: Apprehensions (1979)

Wednesday, May 19 
Fulcrum Point Concert Series
Harris Hall
Chicago, IL
      Luciano Chessa: Quadri da una città fantasma(2003/05)

Saturday, June 5 
CSO Beethoven Festival
Pre-concert Exploration
Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center
Chicago, IL
      Beethoven: Quintet for Piano and Winds, Op.16

 

Wednesday, June 16 
CSO Beethoven Festival
Pre-concert Exploration

with CSO members John Bruce Yeh and Brant Taylor
Orchestra Hall, Symphony Center
Chicago, IL
      Beethoven: Trio for Piano, Clarinet and Cello, Op.11


Monday, July 12 
NHSMI Faculty Concert
Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
      Beethoven: Piano Trio in C minor, Op.1 No.3

Tuesday, July 13 
Rush Hour Concert
Live broadcast on WFMT 98.7fm and www.wfmt.com
St. James Cathedral
Chicago, IL
      Schumann: Kinderszenen, Op. 15 (“Scenes from Childhood”)
            with poetry by Children’s Poet Laureate Mary Ann Hoberman


Saturday, July 17 

8th Annual Festival of Contemporary Music
San Francisco Community Music Center
San Francisco, CA
      Kyong Mee Choi: Reminiscences (1996/2009)


Tuesday, July 27

Rush Hour Concert
with CSO cellist Brant Taylor
Live broadcast on WFMT 98.7fm and on www.wfmt.com
St. James Cathedral
Chicago, IL
      Chopin: Cello Sonata, Op. 65

Wednesday, August 18 
Michigan City Chamber Music Festival
With baritone Keith Brautigam
1st Presbyterian Church
Michigan City, IN
      Schumann: Dichterliebe


Friday, August 20
Michigan City Chamber Music Festival
With soprano Melisa Barrick Baldwin
1st Presbyterian Church
Michigan City, IN
      Gershwin: selected songs


Friday, September 10 
Convenant Arts Concert Series
With saxophonist Ashu

Lookout Mountain, GA

Monday, September 13
Shorter University Guest Artist Series
With saxophonist Ashu

Rome, GA

Wednesday, September 15 
Dame Myra Hess Concert Series
Live broadcast on WFMT 98.7fm and on www.wfmt.com
With MSO violinist Ilana Setapen
Chicago Cultural Center
Chicago, IL
      Beethoven: Violin sonata in A minor, Op.23
      Stravinsky: Suite Italienne


Sunday, September 19 

The Arts at Coker
With saxophonist Ashu

San Antonio, TX

 

Sunday, September 26 
CSO Soloists
Live broadcast on WFMT 98.7fm and www.wfmt.com
With CSO violinist Aiko Noda
Chicago, IL
      Busoni: Violin Sonata No.2 in E minor, Op.36a


Thursday, September 30

CCPA Faculty Recital
With CSO cellist Brant Taylor and baritone Keith Brautigam
Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University
Chicago, IL
      Chopin: Cello Sonata, Op. 65
      Schumann: Dichterliebe


Saturday, October 16 
Chamber Music Society Fairfield
With saxophonist Ashu

Fairfield, IA

 

Sunday, October 24 
Eric Arnold Memorial Concert Series
With saxophonist Ashu

Buffalo, NY

Friday, November 5 
Recital with With cellist Natasha Farny

St. Paul's Cathedral

Buffalo, NY
      Debussy: Cello Sonata
      Carter: Cello Sonata
      Jacob TV: Diverso il Tempo
      Chopin: Cello Sonata


Monday, November 8 
SUNY Fredonia Faculty Recital
With cellist Natasha Farny
SUNY Fredonia
Fredonia, NY
      Debussy: Cello Sonata
      Carter: Cello Sonata
      Jacob TV: Diverso il Tempo
      Chopin: Cello Sonata

            

Wednesday, November 10 
Live at Hochstein
Live broadcast on Rochester Public Radio (WXXI 91.5/90.3 FM)
With cellist Natasha Farny
Rochester, NY
      Debussy: Cello Sonata
      Carter: Cello Sonata
      Chopin: Cello Sonata


Sunday, November 28 
Live from the Mayne Stage "Rush Hour Encores"
With CSO cellist Brant Taylor
Live broadcast on WFMT 98.7fm and www.wfmt.com
Morse Theatre
Chicago, IL
      Chopin: Cello Sonata, Op. 65
      Debussy: Cello Sonata

                                     

Sunday, December 19
WFMT Beethoven Month
Live broadcast on WFMT 98.7fm and www.wfmt.com
WFMT studios
Chicago, IL
      Beethoven: Piano Sonata in E-flat major, Op.31 No.3
      Beethoven: Piano Sonata in F-sharp major, Op.78