Featured Soloist with International Symphony Orchestras
Ilya is an award-winning Russian pianist whose program will feature compositions by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and Gershwin as well as Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition. Featuring a multi-media presentation, Ilya’s performance is a visual and technical spectacular.
A modern-style international saxophone quintet performing a repertoire rooted in classical music, venturing into American jazz, South American Latin styles and European folk music. Adding a theatrical element, Five Sax creates a strong connection with the audience and a spontaneous approach to making music. Imaginative programing mirroring the diversity of its members.
“…technical mastery…charm and wit.” – (ref. Tom Gallant) – The New Yorker
Top Graduates from Julliard, Curtis and Yale
An explosive group of rising classical stars from the top music schools in the country. This six-piece ensemble entertains with various combinations of strings and winds. Their program includes classical works by Beethoven, Mozart, a traditional Celtic suite and Ennio Morricone’s Gabriel’s Oboe. A new presentation of classical music.
Featuring Henry Mancini’s principal trumpeter Cecil Welch, this six-piece group presents classical music in a pop format. Their repertoire includes Rossini’s William Tell Overture, J.S. Bach’s Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, Gershwin’s Rhapsody In Blue and more. Classical Music with a Twist of Pop.
Dubbed “Greek God of the Guitar,” Pavlo is a true world artist who brings audiences to their feet with a unique style and Mediterranean flavor. This sizzling guitaristist, joined on Greek bouzouki, bass & percussion, blends Greek, flamenco, Latin, and even Balkan flavors. An international guitar sensation.
The Neave Trio has enjoyed tremendous international success in concert series and at festivals worldwide and has distinguished themselves as ambassadors of music to a wider audience through their innovative concert presentations. One of the finest emerging young chamber ensembles.
“… rhythm, style, humor, and Broadway ﬂair…” – New Orleans Times
Heralded by presenters and critics
Melissa Giattino and Ron DeStefano take you to the days when Fred & Ginger and Mickey & Judy filled the screen with undeniable chemistry, effortless harmony and precision tap dancing. Gorgeous vocals, exciting choreography and unique musical arrangements. This duo breaths new life into classic song-and-dance.
Violinist Brad Repp and pianist/actor Aldo Gentileschi combine virtuosic performances, theatrical humor and pop culture in critically-acclaimed performances. Brad performs on a 1736 Testore violin and Aldo performs on whatever piano he can find. High energy classical music with comedy and a touch of slapstick.
Artistic direction, great expression and onstage movement creating superior entertainment value. Featuring favorites from Rodgers and Hammerstein, Sondheim, Bernstein and more… A diverse, unique and entertaining night of fantastic music, old and new.
Professional concert pianist and chamber musician, Alina is globally renowned for her powerful command of the instrument, unique interpretations and clarity of sound. She has won numerous awards and has been honored by the Ukrainian President Leonid Kravchuk with the State Award for Achievement in Arts. Brilliant light-classical music.