Faculty artist Benjamin Pasternack, piano, will be featured on PostClassical Ensemble’s upcoming concert, Secret Music Skirmishes of the Cold War: The Shostakovich Case. The event will be on Wednesday, March 23, 2018, at 7:30 pm at the Washington National Cathedral in Washington D.C.
André Watts (AD ’72, Piano) will be performing Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 on a program that is conducted by Robert Spano with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. This concert also includes the BSO Premiere of Dreamtime Ancestors by Christopher Theofanidis. There will be three opportunities to see the program between Friday, November 17 and Sunday, November 19. Friday and Saturday’s shows begin at 8:00 pm, while the Sunday show will be at 4:00 pm. Friday and Sunday will be at the Meyerhoff and Saturday evening will be at Strathmore.
Einav Yarden (GPD ’03, MM ’05, Piano) will present a recital of solo piano works on Tuesday, November 14, at 7:30 pm. The concert will take place at The Ethical Society of St. Louis, in St. Louis, Mo. She will feature works by Beethoven, Bartok, Haydn, and Schumann. This concert is presented as a benefit for the Gesher Music Festival, which will return in August, 2018.
Preparatory faculty artist Irina Kaplan Lande is the artistic director for the Candlelight Concert Series. As part of their 2017-18 season, Simone Dinnerstein and the Telegraph Quartet will present works by Webern, Schubert, Dvořák and Brahms. The concert will take place on Sunday, November 12, at 3:00 pm at Linehan Concert Hall, UMBC.
The Tempest Trio, which features faculty artist Amit Peled and Alon Goldstein (GPD ’95, MM ’96, Piano), will present a concert on Sunday, April 15, 2018, at 3:00 pm. The event will take place at the Smith Theatre, Horowitz Performing Arts Center in Columbia, Md. The program will feature works by Mendelssohn, Bernstein, and Israeli composers, and the afternoon is presented in celebration of Bernstein’s 100th anniversary and the 70th anniversary of Israel. This event is presented by the Candlelight Concert Society.