10 Results for “Evnin Rising Stars”

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.

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A Violinist’s Return to a Magical Week

In preparation for her upcoming return, Evnin Rising Stars violinist Eunice Kim discusses her first meeting with Artistic Director of Evnin Rising Stars Pamela Frank, the physical and mental tolls of an intensive week of rehearsals, and the annual after-hours costume party.

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Takacs Quartet

Opening the 2017-18 Fall-Spring Season

Kathy SchumanKathy Schuman, Vice President, Artistic Programming & Executive Producer looks forward to welcoming the Takács Quartet for the opening of the 2017-18 Fall-Spring Season in the Music Room.

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Violinist Revisits His Caramoor Family

Left photo: Caramoor CEO Jeffrey Haydon with Joseph Lin

On Sunday, we welcomed the return of Joseph Lin to Caramoor. In 1997, he was an Evnin Rising Star and just started as the first violinist of the Juilliard String Quartet this season. Lin had a whole group of family and friends here to celebrate this milestone moment. Giving emerging musicians the opportunity to hone their skill and then inviting them to return throughout their careers to celebrate their success is what makes Caramoor so special. This is the creative oasis where musicians thrive.
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Playing Matchmaker with the Evnin Rising Stars

Using a Venn diagram may seem like a strange way to plan the Evnin Rising Stars mentoring program, but it’s exactly what Pamela Frank relies on each summer to guide her through the planning process.

As artistic director, its Ms. Frank’s job to select the repertoire, mentors, and students for the annual program, which began as a series of master classes with André Previn in 1992. Over the years, the program’s structure evolved into its current format – six to eight young musicians come to Caramoor each fall for a weeklong residency led by Ms. Frank and two distinguished artists. After spending the week Read more