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Original Post via 21C Media Group
21C Media Group is thrilled to announce that it now handles national media relations for Caramoor Center for Music & Arts. Founded in 1945, Caramoor is one of the more diverse presenters in the music world, inviting stars to perform as well as supporting up-and-coming young artists in music of many genres. Read more
Katonah, NY – (October 27, 2014) On Saturday, November 22 at 8 p.m. The Brentano Quartet will present works by Charpentier, Debussy, and Brahms in the Music Room of the historic Rosen House. The evening will begin with Suite for Strings in d by Charpentier, followed by Debussy’s String Quartet. The program will close with Brahms’ Quartet in B-flat, Op. 67.
Katonah, NY – (October 14, 2014) – Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts will continue Chamber Talks, hosted by Max Mandel, in the Music Room of the Rosen House. On Tuesday, November 11 at 7:00pm, Mandel, a violist as well as a lecturer and alumnus of Caramoor’s influential mentoring program Evnin Rising Stars, will discuss the unique qualities of chamber music with a focus on Beethoven in “Ludwig, I Am Your Father,” with the Calidore String Quartet. The Calidores, Caramoor’s 2014-2015 Ernst Stiefel String Quartet-in-Residence, is composed of violinists Jeffrey Myers and Ryan Meehan, violist Jeremy Berry, and cellist Estelle Choi. They will play a musical selection? in preparation for their November 16 program, which includes works by Haydn, Hindemith, and Beethoven and will take place at 8:00pm. The Chamber Talk as well as the November 16 concert will take place in the Music Room of the Rosen House. Read more
Katonah, NY – (November 5, 2014) – On Saturday, November 8 at 8:00pm, cellist Edward Arron will be joined by three fellow Evnin Rising Star alumni for an evening of chamber music in the Music Room of the Rosen House. For this concert, Arron, known for his creative programming, has selected works by Schubert, Dvořák, and Mendelssohn as well as contemporary composer Giya Kancheli. Pianist Jeewon Park, violinist Arnaud Sussmann, and violist Max Mandel will begin the evening with Schubert’s Adagio and Rondo Concertante in F for Piano Quartet, D. 487, followed by Dvořák’s Piano Quartet in D, Op. 23 and the modern Rag-Gidon-Time for String Trio (1999) by Kancheli. The program will close with Mendelssohn’s Piano-Quartet in c, Op. 1. Read more
Katonah, NY – (November 5, 2014) – On Saturday, November 16 at 8:00 pm, the Calidore String Quartet, Caramoor’s 2014-2015 Ernst Stiefel String Quartet-in-Rresidence, will perform three popular quartets from Haydn, Hindemith and Beethoven. The quartet is composed of violinists Jeffery Myers and Ryan Meehan, violist Jeremy Berry, and cellist Estelle Choi. This performance will take place in the Music Room of the Rosen House. Read more
Katonah, NY – (October 8, 2014) – On Saturday, November 15 at 8 p.m. John Fullbright, a Grammy®-nominated singer-songwriter in the tradition of esteemed songwriters such as Jimmy Webb, Townes Van Zandt, and Woody Guthrie, will perform a solo acoustic performance in Caramoor’s 200-seat Music Room. Fullbright, a rising star in the Americana music community, is a skilled and dynamic guitarist, pianist, and songwriter.
Tuesday, October 21 at 7:00 PM
Tuesday, November 11 at 7:00 PM
Katonah, NY – (October 1, 2014) – Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts will continue Chamber Talks, hosted by Max Mandel, in the Music Room of the Rosen House. On Tuesday, October 21 at 7 PM, Max, a violist as well as a lecturer and an alumnus of Caramoor’s influential mentoring program Evnin Rising Stars will discuss the transition from student to professional musician in Crossing the Threshold: Evnin Rising Stars. The lecture will focus on the role of mentorship in the classical tradition and how it impacts musicians and composers, using Brahms and his relationships with Clara and Robert Schumann as a prime example. Distinguished Artist and mentor Leon Fleisher and