Yakushev: “…rapturous lyricism and dramatic flair.” – San Jose Mercury News
Mesa: “…musical intensity that was commanding in every detail.” –New York Concert Review
Yakushev – Winner of the 2005 World Piano Competition
Thomas – First Prize in the 2016 Sphinx Competition
Two world-class soloists combine for a powerhouse duo with international flair. Ilya Yakushev is known for his musical pyrotechnics on the piano, and Thomas Mesa is heralded as one of the most charismatic and engaging cellists of his generation. Classical Piano and Cello Duo.
“…sensitive interpretations and contagious flair…” – Salt Lake Tribune
Glamour Magazine’s 2008 Top Ten College Women of the Year
U.S. Arts Envoy
Pauline Yang won her first international competition at the age of seven. She has a master’s degree in piano performance from USC as well as International Relations from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. Performing works by, Bach, Scarlatti, Mendelssohn, Chopin and Rachmaninoff, this is truly an evening of grace, style and classical music. Classical Pianist.
“A great blend of fresh sounds and strong musicality.” –Jose Sibaja, Boston Brass
Winners of the 2018 Silver Medal Global Music Award
Performed with Adele on her North American Tour
Seraph Brass is a dynamic brass ensemble drawing from a roster of America’s top brass players. They present a diverse body of repertoire that includes newly commissioned works and well-known classics. Enthusiastic about education, Seraph Brass has developed strong relationships with universities all over the country. Brass Quintet.
“…technically accomplished and assured…” – The Boston Musical Intellingencer
Grand Prize at the 2021 Concert Artists Guild
Gold Medal in the 202 Fishcoff National Chamber Music Competition
The Balourdet String Quartet is one of the hottest new string quartets on the classical music scene. Formed in 2018 at Rice University in Houston, Texas, they have won numerous top awards and are now based in Boston, Massachusetts as part of the New England Conservatory. Their program is mix of familiar works by Beethoven, Debussy, Haydn and more. Classical String Ensemble.