Guest Concert Series

Welcome to the 17th season of the Dominican Guest Concert Series, where you can hear world class music in an intimate setting.

Sunday, October 15th, 3:00 pm – Chiara String Quartet

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Rebecca Fischer, Violin
Hyeyung Julie Yoon, Violin
Jonah Sirota, Viola
Gregory Beaver, Cello

Mendelssohn    String Quartet in A Minor, Op.13
Shostakovich   String Quartet No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 110
Debussy          String Quartet G Minor

 

Join us for an exciting afternoon performance of Chiara Quartet, who performs by heart, all their programs from memory. This Grammy-nominated quartet has performed in major concert halls, music festivals, and academic institutions in the United States and abroad. They are currently the Artists-in-Residence at the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and were the Artists-in Residence at Harvard University from 2008-2014. 

Sunday, November 12th, 3:00 pm – Teicholz and Partington Guitar Duo

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Fernando Sor                          Fantasie Op. 54, “Dans le Genre Español”
Granados                                Three Danzas Españolas (Arr. Andrew Zohn)
Castelnuovo-Tedesco             Sonatina Canonica, Op. 196
Brahms                                    Theme and Variations from Op. 18a (Arr. Williams)
Edward Flower                        Three British Folksongs
De Falla                                   La Vida Breve (Arr. Emilio Pujol)


Marc Teichoz and Michael Partington, classical guitarists at the top of their field, have performed across the United States and abroad as soloists and in ensembles.  Teicholz is currently on the faculty of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and California State University East Bay, and Partington is Artist-in Residence and director of the Guitar program at the University of Washington in Seattle.

 

Sunday, February 11th, 3:00 pm – Tilden Trio

 

Tilden Trio Dominican Guest Concert Series 3-19-2017 3pm


Sarn Oliver, Violin
Peter Wyrick, Cello
June Choi Oh, Piano

Hummel                      Piano Trio in No. 6 in E-Flat Major, Op. 93
Per Nørgård                Spell for Piano Trio (version for Violin, Cello and Piano)
Chopin                        Polonaise Brillante for Cello and Piano in C Major, Op. 3
Schubert                      Piano Trio No. 1 in B-Flat Major


“(The) performance by the Tilden Trio was a mesmerizing display of great music making. With a warm tone that was inviting even in the most challenging music, the Tilden Trio proved the theory that chamber music at its best is a musical conversation between close
friends.”
Honolulu Music Examiner

Tilden Trio quickly became a sought-after ensemble since its founding in 2004 by Juilliard schoolmates who have collaborated for decades in various ensembles settings, starting in their pre-college days.

Sunday, April 8th, 3:00 pm – Kevin Kenner Piano Recital

 

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All Chopin Program

Nocturne in D Flat Major, Op. 27 No. 2
Polonaise in F Sharp Minor, Op. 44
Barcarolle, Op. 60
Scherzo No. 1 In B Minor, Op. 20
Mazurkas, Op. 59
            No. 1 in A Minor
            No. 2 in A Flat Major
            No. 3 in F Sharp Minor
Sonata No. 3 in B Minor, Op. 58

 "one of the finest American pianists to come along in years"

- Chicago Tribune

 

The leading American pianist Kevin Kenner’s artistry has been recognized throughout the world.  He has won the top prizes in the most prestigious competitions: Tchaikovsky International Competition, Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and the International Chopin Piano Competition, in which he served as a juror in 2010, and has appeared around the world as a soloist with leading orchestras and recitalist in major halls. He is returning this afternoon to the Dominican stage with an all Chopin program.

 




TICKET INFORMATION

Subscription Series: $60 General / $50 Discount for seniors over 60

Single Tickets: $18 General / $15 Discount for seniors over 60 Admission is free to students under 18*, Community College students with valid IDs and K–12 classroom music teachers.

  • Single tickets will be sold at the door only.
  • Tickets are available for purchase 30 minutes prior to each performance.
  • All concerts held at Angelico Concert Hall on the Dominican Campus.
  • Angelico Hall opens 30 minutes prior to the performance for seating.

* All elementary and middle school students must be accompanied and supervised by adults. Please note, these programs are not intended for ages 5 and younger.

For more information, please call 415.482.3579 or e-mail music@dominican.edu