All 373 Posts


The Warmth of Carol Singing

by Jolle Greenleaf, Artistic Director of TENET

In advance of TENET’s two Christmas performances at Caramoor on December 16, Artistic Director Jolle Greenleaf talks about ensemble singing.

Read more

Holiday Tea Musicales

Tough Job — Testing Recipes for Tea

by Gayle Schmidt, Director of Special Events

In preparation for our upcoming Holiday Tea Musicales, our staff had the delicious responsibility of tasting an array of sandwiches and tea treats to ensure scrumptious spreads this December. Read on for a sneak preview.

Read more

Coleman Itzkoff 6 Lessons

6 Lessons in Chamber Music (and life) I learned at Caramoor

by Coleman Itzkoff, 2017 Evnin Rising Star cellist

Looking back at a week of intensive study and rehearsal alongside six fellow Rising Stars and three distinguished mentors, cellist Coleman Itzkoff shares the greatest lessons he learned ranging from laughter and relaxation to appreciating the little things.

Read more

Verona Quartet©Kaupo Kikkas

Meet the Verona Quartet.

Originally published in Caramoor’s Fall 2017 – Spring 2018 Program Book

Our 2017-18 Ernst Stiefel String Quartet-in-Residence share what they value as a quartet from educating the next generation to championing new works by contemporary composers. Verona Quartet is made up of Jonathan Ong, and Dorothy Ro, violins, Abigail Rojansky, viola, and Jonathan Dormand, cello.

Read more