November 2017

CAG Alum perform at Weill Recital Hall 

Tuesday, November 14, 7:30pm
Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

The Brasil Guitar Duo joins members of the Enso String Quartet, Christina Jennings, flute, and Tanya Bannister, piano, for CAG Encores! The program features Mozart’s Flute Quartet in C Major, Fauré’s Piano Quartet No. 1, and original works for guitar duo and flute by Duo members João Luiz and Douglas Lora.

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Verona Quartet begins residency at Caramoor 

Sunday, November 5, 3:00pm 
Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, Katonah, NY

The Verona Quartet begins its season as the Ernst Stiefel String Quartet-in-Residence at Caramoor with ten days of educational outreach sessions. Their fall concert features the music of Ravel and Beethoven, as well as a new work written for them by American composer Sebastian Currier, Etude 2: Interactions and Lullaby 1: Pulsing.

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CAG Artists on Tour

New York and Northeast
Nov 5 – Donald Sinta Quartet, Bay Shore-Brightwaters Public Library, Brightwaters, NY
Nov 5 – Jiji, guitar, house concert, Patrons for Young Artists, Poughkeepsie, NY
Nov 6 – Yoonah Kim, clarinet, with Kevin Ahfat, piano, The Bohemians, The Kosciuszko Foundation, NYC

Nov 11 – Fei-Fei Dong, piano, outreach event and recital, Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic, Wilkes-Barre, PA
Nov 12 – Daniel Hsu, piano, Port Washington Library, NY
Nov 19 – Naomi Louisa O’Connell, mezzo-soprano, with Brent Funderburk, piano, East Meadow Library, NY
Nov 19 – Verona Quartet, Sunday Musicale, Livingston, NJ

Mid-Atlantic and Southeast
Nov 3 – Donald Sinta Quartet, Cary Arts Center, Cary, NC
Nov 10 – Verona Quartet, Washington Performing Arts, Kennedy Center, Washington, DC
Nov 12 – PUBLIQuartet, Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton, VA
World Premiere of Night of Terror by Steven Snowden (PUBLIQ Access 2017 commission)
Nov 14 – Brandon Ridenour, F. Ludwig Diehn Concert Series at Old Dominion University, VA
Nov 14 – Lysander Piano Trio, Kravis Center, West Palm Beach, FL

Nov 10 – Brasil Guitar Duo, Pittsburg State University School of Music, KS
Nov 15 – Yoonah Kim, clarinet, with Kevin Ahfat, piano, Dame Myra Hess Concert Series, Chicago, IL
Nov 19 – Yoonah Kim, clarinet, DuPage Symphony Orchestra, Naperville, IL
Weber Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E-Flat Major with Music Director Barbara Schubert

West Coast
Nov 5 – Lysander Piano Trio, Chico Performances, Cal State University, Chico, CA
Nov 6 – Lysander Piano Trio, house concert, University of California, San Francisco, CA
Nov 19-20 – Brasil Guitar Duo, recital and master class, Seattle Classical Guitar Society, WA

CAG’s Artist of the Month. Get to know Yoonah Kim.

November brings three important concerts for clarinetist Yoonah Kim: on Monday, November 6, she presents a recital for The Bohemians New York Musicians Club with pianist Kevin Ahfat, featuring works by Ravel, Schumann, Poulenc, and Brahms.

On Wednesday, November 15, Yoonah gives her debut recital on the Dame Myra Hess Concert Series in Chicago (simulcast live on WFMT-Chicago Classical Radio), and on Sunday, November 19, she performs Weber’s Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E-flat Major with the DuPage Symphony Orchestra in Naperville, IL.

A Winner of the 2016 CAG Competition, Yoonah is kept busy as a member of Ensemble Connect, a two-year fellowship program at Carnegie Hall that combines teaching, community engagement, advocacy, entrepreneurship, and performing opportunities. Look out for her on Tuesday, December 5, performing Janáček with Ensemble Connect at Weill Recital Hall!