Music Series calendar 2017-18 season

 

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
7:00pm
Anderson Valley Grange #669

 

Gandelsman-Roman Recital

World Premieres event: An evening with internationally acclaimed musicians Johnny Gandelsman, violin; and Joshua Roman, cello with Gabriela Lena Frank hosting.  Five world premieres by emerging composers plus additional selections for a multi-cultural smorgasbord.  Q&A to follow.  


Saturday, October 7, 2017
7:30pm
Anderson Valley Grange #669

 

Gabriela Lena Frank

Grammy winning composer/pianist Gabriela Lena Frank shares music and stories from her evolution as a Peruvian-American composer in the "classical music" industry.  

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Saturday, October 21, 2017
4:00pm
Portland, OR

 

Tony Arnold, soprano, and the Third Angle String Quartet

World Premieres Event: Six world premieres from talented emerging and mid-career composers hosted by our friends, the Third Angle String Quartet, with soprano Tony Arnold in their own native town of Portland, OR.  


Wednesday, November 8, 2017
7:00pm
Sacramento, CA

 

Froh-Mayumi Marimba Duo

World Premieres event: Six world premieres from talented emerging and mid-career composers with Chris Froh and Mayumi Hama at the Festival of New American Music in Sacramento. 


Wednesday, March 21, 2018
7:00pm
Anderson Valley Grange #669

Tickets $10 at the door. Free for 18 and under.

 

The Chiara String Quartet

An evening with the internationally acclaimed multi-cultural Chiara String Quartet who will share both stories from their 18-year history as well as live music. Special appearances from Academy composer Fellows as well as student composers from Anderson Valley High School. Long-time friend and collaborator Gabriela Lena Frank will host.  

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Monday, April 30th, 2018
7:00pm
Anderson Valley High School Gymnasium

This event is free to the public

 

Del Sol String Quartet

“Young Voices” special event: Come and hear the award-winning San Francisco-based Del Sol String Quartet, “quartet-in-residence” with AV High, premiere original new works composed by Anderson Valley High students!  Under the tutelage of principal/music teacher Jim Snyder and composer Gabriela Lena Frank, local students are learning to read and write music in order to express their stories and experiences in the string quartet medium. 

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Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018
7:00pm
Anderson Valley Grange #669

Tickets $10 at the door. Free for 18 and under.
 

 

Del Sol String Quartet

Conversation and live music with the award-winning San Francisco-based Del Sol String Quartet specializing in multi-cultural, experimental, and recent/contemporary composers.  Special appearances from Academy composer Fellows as well as student composers from Anderson Valley High School. Long-time friend and collaborator Gabriela Lena Frank will host. 

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Monday, May 14th, 2018
7:00pm
Anderson Valley Grange #669

Tickets $10 at the door. Free for 18 and under.
 

 

Duo Cortona

Conversation and live music with violinist Ari Streisfeld (founding member of the internationally-acclaimed and trailblazing Jack Quartet) and mezzo-soprano Rachel Calloway, a beloved fixture of the new music and opera scene.  Enjoy the evening with this husband-wife team, now Duo Cortona, as they share their experiences creating new repertoire for the unusual genre of violin-vocalist duo.  Special guest appearances from Academy composer Fellows. Long-time friend and collaborator Gabriela Lena Frank will host. 

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Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
7:00pm
Anderson Valley Grange #669

Tickets $10 at the door. Free for 18 and under.
 

 

ZOFO

A casual yet dynamic evening of live music and conversation with the Grammy-nominated ZOFO, also known as a "20-Finger-Orchestra" on the piano.  Pianists Keisuke Nakagoshi and Eva-Maria Zimmermann, with passion and humor both, will share how they perform and create repertoire for two pianists sharing a single instrument. Special guest performances from Academy composer-pianist Fellows.  Friend and collaborator Gabriela Lena Frank will host. 

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