CAG Artists on Tour in August

August 2018

Happy summer from CAG! Hope you’re staying cool and enjoying
special musical events in your area this month.

         We very much look forward to welcoming you to our CAG Presents season at
Carnegie Hall in the fall – stay tuned for concert dates and more information!

                                                                  CAG Artists shine at  Mostly Mozart Festival 

Come see CAG Artists in action at the Mostly Mozart Festival! Guitarist JIJI and pianist Dominic Cheli both perform pre-concert recitals: JIJI this weekend, on  Friday, July 27 and Saturday, July 28, and Dominic on Tuesday, August 7 and Wednesday, August 8. (please note pre-concert recitals begin at 6:30pm).

Also on August 8, mezzo-soprano Naomi Louisa O’Connell makes her Mostly Mozart Festival debut with the New York Festival of Song in Lyrics by Shakespeare at the Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse (also featuring renowned actor Kathleen Chalfant as guest reader). Get your tickets today!

More information and tickets:

JIJI, guitar, July 27 & 28

Dominic Cheli, piano, August 7 & 8

Naomi Louisa O’Connell, mezzo-soprano, August 8

Fei-Fei and Lysander Piano Trio featured at Bard Music Festival  

Pianist Fei-Fei and the Lysander Piano Trio are among the many musicians appearing at this year’s Bard Music Festival, which has a focus on Russian music and Rimsky-Korsakov.

Fei-Fei performs in The Piano in Russia on August 12 and The Spectacular Legacy of Rimsky-Korsakov on August 19. The Lysander Piano Trio will also perform on August 12, in a program entitled Moscow/St. Petersburg.

More information and tickets:

Fei-Fei, piano, The Piano in Russia, August 12

Lysander Piano Trio, Moscow/St. Petersburg, August 12

Fei-Fei, piano, The Spectacular Legacy of Rimsky-Korsakov, August 19

 

CAG Artists on tour

New York and Northeast
August 4– Brandon Ridenour, trumpet; Yoonah Kim, clarinet; Sam Suggs, double bass; with FOUNDERSAntenna Cloud Farm Festival, Gill, MA
August 6– Brandon Ridenour, trumpet; Yoonah Kim, clarinet; Sam Suggs, double bass; with FOUNDERS, Joe’s Pub, New York City, NY
August 9– Argus Quartet, Shendelee Music Festival – Sunset Concert Series, Livingston Manor, NY
August 13 & 14 – YooJin Jang, violin with Henry Kramer, piano, Nantucket Musical Arts Society, Nantucket, MA (meet the artist preview and recital)
August 18– Yoonah Kim, clarinet, Bay Chamber Concerts (Quartet for the End of Time with Stefan Jackiw, violin; Michael Nicolas, cello; and Conrad Tao, piano) Rockport, ME

Midwest and West
August 23 – Dominic Cheli, piano, Ravinia Music Festival, Highland Park, IL
August 28 – PUBLIQuartet, juried showcase, Western Arts Alliance Conference, Las Vegas, NV

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