A&R Duo

Steinway Pianists Arianna Korting and Robin Giesbrecht met at the Juilliard School as prodigious individual artists, but soon found themselves performing together to rousing ovations wherever two pianos were on stage, from concert halls in Europe to East Asia and throughout the United States. Increasingly in demand for their combined brilliance and marvelous technique since their debut at the Hamburg Philharmonic Hall, their recent performances include debuts at the Rising Stars Series and Salon Series in the Hamptons, as well as in the Philippines.

An award-winning and avid chamber musician, Arianna was named one of the Rembrandt Young Artists at the Rembrandt Chamber Music Competition in Chicago and received the Live From Lincoln Center “Outstanding Student Performance Award”.

Robin Giesbrecht was awarded the Vladimir Horowitz scholarship at the Juilliard School as a student of Jerome Lowenthal and Joseph Kalichstein, where he received his undergraduate degree. He recently graduated from the Yale School of Music with a Master’s degree where he studied with Peter Frankl.

$20 general admission. Please also bring food or wine to share.

Duo Beaux Arts Piano

 

Duo Beaux Arts was formed in 2008 by internationally renowned concert pianists Tao Lin and Catherine Lan. The Duo has performed extensively throughout the US and Asia to both critical and audience acclaim, and just made its European debut  in France and Switzerland. In December, 2018 the Duo will be making its debut in Barcelona, Spain. The Duo specializes music from the Baroque to the contemporary eras, including Tangos and Ragtimes. In addition to their featured articles in Venice Fort Lauderdale’s Magazine and Parklander Magazine, they are also the founders of Beaux Arts Chamber Music Series in Naples, FL, which invites pre-eminent chamber groups in the world to perform in a wonderfully intimate setting.

$20 general admission. Please also bring food or wine to share.

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CF2: Pierrot Plus Percussion

The Central Florida Composers Forum is an organization of composers and new music practitioners dedicated to engaging the creative and larger community of Central Florida through the promotion of original and innovative music programming. Central Florida Composers Forum strives to be part of a larger cultural conversation where the musical, visual and other performing arts connect with audiences, foster vital collaborations, and produce multidisciplinary performances. Cultivating an audience for new music through education, workshops and outreach programs that create memorable artistic experiences for youth and community members are also central to the mission of Central Florida Composers Forum.

$10-$20 suggested donation. Please also bring food or wine to share.

Suliman Tekalli

Violinist Suliman Tekalli has established his unique voice as an exciting and versatile soloist and chamber musician through his visceral yet elegant and mature performance style, captivating audiences with the depth of his interpretations an assured technique.  The abundance of his musical appetite is manifest in his vast repertoire ranging from the standards in the concerto and recital oeuvre through contemporary music and his own original compositions and transcriptions.

Suliman Tekalli has commissioned works from composers of his generation such as Michael Brown and Reena Esmail. As a composer/arranger/performer, he has transcribed and orchestrated classical and contemporary repertoire, from works of Chopin, Schubert and Ravel to Fazil Say, some which have been performed by ensembles such as the International Sejong Soloists. He gave the world premiere of his composition “Mephistoccata” from his solo violin suite Fables at the Montreal International Music Competition in 2013, receiving the Maurice and Judith Kaplow Prize for Uncommon Creativity from the Cleveland Institute of Music in the same year.

$20 general admission. Please bring food or wine to share.

Adam Golka

Polish-American pianist Adam Golka was recently selected by Sir András Schiff to perform recitals at the Klavier-Festival Ruhr in Germany, Tonhalle Zürich, as well as in Berlin and New York (organized by the 92nd Street Y). Adam has been regularly on the concert stage since the age of sixteen, when he won first prize at the 2nd China Shanghai International Piano Competition. He has also received the Gilmore Young Artist Award and the Max I. Allen Classical Fellowship Award from the American Pianists Association.

Adam Golka acts as Artist-in-Residence at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA, where he teaches piano, chamber music, and leads the Holy Cross Chamber Orchestra.

Beethoven: Sonata in C Minor op. 10 #1
Michael Brown: 30 Chords for Adam (2017), Folk Variations (2013)
Roman Rabinovich: Antiquity from Memory Box (2017)
Beethoven: Sonata in F Major, op. 10 #2
Paderewski: Nocturne, Cracovienne Fantastique
Chopin: Fantasie op. 49, Mazurka op. 30 #4, Scherzo op. 31

$20 general admission. Please also bring food or wine to share.

Laurent Boukobza, Beethoven Piano Sonatas

A Parisian native, Laurent Boukobza is a prize winner of many international competitions including First Prize in Piano and Chamber Music from the Conservatoire National Superieur de Musique de Paris and from the prestigious International Academy Maurice Ravel in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France. A recording artist with several CDs, he tours widely in Europe, the Americas, and the Far East. He presents annual master classes in France at “Academie des Arcs” and in Belgium “International Academy.”

$10-$20 suggested donation. Please bring food or wine to share.

CF2: Piano Concert

Rose Grace, Piano
Will Daniels, Piano

Compositions by Eric Brook, Alex Burtzos, Charlie Griffin, Sharon Omens, and Damien Simon

The Central Florida Composers Forum is an organization of composers and new music practitioners dedicated to engaging the creative and larger community of Central Florida through the promotion of original and innovative music programming. Central Florida Composers Forum strives to be part of a larger cultural conversation where the musical, visual and other performing arts connect with audiences, foster vital collaborations, and produce multidisciplinary performances. Cultivating an audience for new music through education, workshops and outreach programs that create memorable artistic experiences for youth and community members are also central to the mission of Central Florida Composers Forum.

$10-$20 suggested donation. Please bring food or wine to share.

Tim Rosenberg

$10-$20 suggested donation. Please also bring food or wine to share.

Dr. Timothy Rosenberg is a saxophonist specializing in classical, avant-garde, and commercial music. He has performed across the United States including notable performances at The University of Central Florida, Stetson University, Texas Tech University, and many others. He has performed at every North American Saxophone Alliance Biennial Conference since 2004. He has also performed in Gap, France at the Université Européenne de Saxophone. He is currently Adjunct Instructor of Saxophone at Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach, FL, and a Course Director at Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL, where he teaches Talent Evaluation for A&R.

Jenny Lin presents the “Etudes Project”

Jenny Lin is one of the most respected young pianists today, admired for her adventurous programming and charismatic stage presence. She has been acclaimed for her “remarkable technical command” and “a gift for melodic flow” by The New York Times. The Washington Post praises “Lin’s confident fingers… spectacular technique… “, “…surely one of the most interesting pianists in America right now…” and Gramophone Magazine has hailed her as “an exceptionally sensitive pianist”.

The 11th FInger: a program of new Piano Etudes from ICEBERG New Music addressing the topic of new virtuosity at the keyboard while inspired by Etudes from the past. The program will consist of these new Etudes presented alongside Etudes of Chopin, Liszt, Debussy, Ligeti, and Philip Glass.

 

Etudes Project: Piano Etudes by Liszt, Ligeti, Debussy, Chopin, Kapustin, Glass, and Iceberg New Music Composers

$20 general admission. Please also bring food or wine to share.

Maitland Baroque Chamber Orchestra

$5 general admission. Free for kids and college students. 

The Baroque Chamber Orchestra brings string players from the Maitland Symphony Orchestra together under the direction of Dr. Alvaro Gomez to put the best works of the Baroque period on today’s stage. The Orchestra is the newest musical group of the Performing Arts of Maitland. Its first performance was at Maitland Presbyterian Church on May 16.