2018-2019 CONCERT SCHEDULE
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 4 at 3PM
Celebration of Leonard Bernstein & George Gershwin
Something’s Comin’ – the 100th and 120th birthday celebrations of two great composers. Celebrate with pianists Paul Posnak and Anita Castiglione, soprano Giselle Elgarresta Rios, and tenor Matthew Maness. You’ll feel ‘S Wonderful in this Best of All Possible Worlds. Location: Corpus Christi Church.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 19 at 7:30PM (Saturday Salon Series)
& SUNDAY, JANUARY 20 at 3PM
Red Priest – Gypsy Baroque
England’s visionary and heretical “Baroque Bohemians” perform in our unique Baroque venue. Led by virtuoso recorder artist Piers Adams, they explore the connections between gypsy musicians and the master composers of the 17th and 18th centuries. For artist info, visit: redpriest.com. Location: La Merced Chapel.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 17 at 4PM
JS Bach: Genius of the Harpsichord
Frank Cooper & Laura Keith, Harpsichordists
For the ears: Charms of miniature dances, an elegant suite, a towering masterpiece – Chromatic Fantasy & Fugue – and the unique glory of Bach’s Concerto in C Major for Two Solo Harpsichords. For the eyes: Beautifully decorated double-manual concert instruments never heard together before. Location: La Merced Chapel.
SUNDAY MARCH 3 at 3PM
Spanish Brass with Flamenco Piano and Percussion
Spanish Brass, winners last year of the international Bankia Music Talent Award. Partnering with flamenco-jazz piano legend Chano Dominguez and percussionist José Luis Zorrilla, they present a show that is the perfect ambassador for the music and culture of Spain. For artist info, visit: SpanishBrass.com and ChanoDominguez.info. Location: Corpus Christi Church.
SUNDAY, APRIL 7 at 4PM
Starburst Concert with violinists Valentina Paolucci, Sahana Shravan, & Giancarlo Llerena
Location: La Merced Chapel
SATURDAY MAY 4 at 7:30PM (Saturday Salon Series)
& SUNDAY MAY 5 at 3PM
Pianist Kevin Kenner
Kevin Kenner won prizes at the International Chopin Competition, the Terrence Judd Award, the Tchaikovsky, Van Cliburn and Gina Bachauer International Competitions. A warm and communicative artist who articulately conveys his love of music, he is the perfect artist for a venue that evokes the Paris salons in which Chopin and Lizst so often performed. Co-presented with The Chopin Foundation.
For artist info, visit: kevinkenner.com. Location: La Merced Chapel.