Asynchronous Concert #10:

2020 Season Finale

December 7-14, 2020

Program:

Allison Loggins-Hull

Stolen

Rachel Siu, cello

Reena Esmail

Nadiya

Danielle Maeng, flute

Emma Wernig, viola

Louis Moreau Gottschalk

Holy Ghost, with Light Divine

Julia Hamos, piano

Joseph Bologne

String Quartet, Opus I, No. 6

I. Allegro Assai

Nathan Meltzer and Phoenix Avalon, violins

Devin Moore, viola

Derek Louie, cello

Part of the UN Chamber Music Series' Celebration of Human Rights Day Concert

T

Saad Haddad

Shifting Sands

Derek Wang, piano

Ehren Valme, electronics coordinator 

Jonathan Bailey Holland

Forged Sanctuaries: String Quartet No. 2

Abeo Quartet:

Ludvig Gudim and Njioma Grevious, violins

James Kang, viola

Andrew Cone, cello

Kyle Rivera

Merge

Nathan Meltzer, violin

Devin Moore, viola

Derek Louie, cello

UN Chamber Music Society Virtual Concert in celebration of Human Rights Day

December 10, 2020

Program: 

Joseph Bologne (1745-1799)

String Quartet, Opus 1, No. 6

I: Allegro assai

 

Nathan Meltzer and Phoenix Avalon, violins

Devin Moore, viola

Derek Louie, cello

Asynchronous Concert #9

November 12-14, 2020

Program: 

Raven Chacon (b. 1977)

Double Weaving

Benjamin Beilman and Nathan Meltzer, violins

Jordan Bak, viola

Sterling Elliott, cello

Jessie Montgomery (b. 1981)

Rhapsody No. 1

Stella Chen, violin

Eleanor Alberga (b. 1949)

String Quartet No. 2

Benjamin Beilman and Nathan Meltzer, violins

Jordan Bak, viola

Sterling Elliott, cello

Asynchronous Concert #8

October 29-31

Program: 

Carlos Simon

Between Worlds

Derek Louie, cello

Cyrie Topete, original choreography and dance

Joyce Tang

Snowy Landscape

Trio Gaia:

Andrew Barnwell, piano

Grant Houston, violin

Yi-Mei Templeman, cello

Billy Childs

Unrequited

Benjamin Beilman and Nathan Meltzer, violins

Jordan Bak, viola

Sterling Elliott, cello

Amplified Currents Festival Performance #2

October 23rd, 2pm EST

Program:

Joseph Bologne

Sonata No. 5 for Two Violins (arr. Violin and Cello)

 

Leaha Maria Villarreal

Piano Trio No. 1

Saad Haddad

Shifting Sands

Derek Wang, piano

Abigel Kralik, violin

Drake Driscoll, cello

Amplified Currents Festival Performance #1

October 18th, 2pm EST

Program:

Billy Childs

String Quartet No. 3: Unrequited

Raven Chacon

Double Weaving

Eleanor Alberga

String Quartet No. 2

Benjamin Beilman and Nathan Meltzer, violins

Jordan Bak, viola

Sterling Elliott, cello

Performance and presentation for the Juilliard School's Pre-college and MAP Programs

October 16

Program:

Carlos Simon

Between Worlds

Derek Louie, cello

Jessie Montgomery

Rhapsody No. 1

Nathan Meltzer, violin

Clara Schumann

Romances for Violin and Piano (arr. for Viola and Piano)

I. Andante Molto

Devin Moore, viola

Benjamin Pawlak, piano Moore, viola

Manuel Ponce

String Trio

I. Allegro non troppo espressivo

Nathan Meltzer, violin

Devin Moore, viola

Derek Louie, cello

Asynchronous Concert #7

October 15-17, 2020

Program:

Yu-Hui Chang

Three Fantasias

Ning Zhang, Clarinet

Corey Dundee

Star Bits

Kevin Oliver Jr, saxophone 

Jeffrey Mumford

wending

Jordan Bak, viola

Live @ Massawa: Panel and Performance 

October 3, 2020

Program:

Joseph Bologne: Sonata for Two Violins No. 5

Phoenix Avalon and Adrian Steele, violins

Cecile Chaminade: Flute Concertino

Audrey Emata, flute; Umi Garrett, piano

Maunel Ponce: Sonata a Duo

Adrian Steele, violin; Kayla Cabrera, viola

Panel Discussion with Bethlehem Hagdu, Weston Sprott, Joy Payton-Stevens, and Ehren Valme

Rebecca Clarke: Lullaby and Grotesque

Cami Williams, viola; Micheal Cantu, cello

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: 5 Forest Scenes

Youlan Ji, piano

Asynchronous Concert #6

October 1-3, 2020

Program

Florence Price (1887-1953)

String Quartet No. 1 in G Major

I. Allegro

II. Andante Moderato

Carlos Simon

Elegy: A Cry From the Grave

Grazyna Bacewicz

String Quartet No. 5

I. Andante-Allegro Molto

II. Andante

III. Allegro Giocoso

Performed by the Almas Quartet

Haig Hovsepian and Emera Gurath, violins

Jiwon Kim, viola

Lydia Rhea, cello

Asynchronous Concert #5

September 17-19, 2020

Program:

 

Chaya Czernowin

The Last Leaf

Alex Mayer, oboe

Hannah Ishizaki

I see you in a room full of self produced thoughts

Nathan Meltzer, violin

Ellexis Hatch, dance

Megan Murphy, dance cinematography

Katie Jenkins

Wear A Mask

Produced by Katie Jenkins and Derek Louie

Spoken word by Nayib Felix

Cinematography by Dylan Louie

Nathan Meltzer, violin; Devin Moore, viola; Derek Louie, cello

Asynchronous Concert #4

September 3-5, 2020

Program:

George Walker (1922-2018)

Piano Sonata No. 5

Evren Ozel, piano

Joseph Phillips

Never Has Been Yet

Chelsea Guo, piano

Britnie Narcisse,  narrator

Black Breath

Created and performed by:

Morgan Scott and Zamo Mlengama, spoken word

Cameren Williams and Devin Moore, viola

Asynchronous Concert #3

August 20-22, 2020

Program:

Kevin Day

Gymnopedie

Michael Cantu, cello

Umi Garrett, piano

Yuko Uebayashi

Flute Sonata

I. Allegro Moderato

Audrey Emata, flute

Christina Emata, piano

Aida Shirazi

Blood Moon

The Pogossian-Manouelian Family Quintet

Movses Pogossion, Varty Pogossian, violin; Cara Pogossian, viola; Eddie Pogossian, cello; Anoush Pogossian, clarinet

Asynchronous Concert #2

August 6-8, 2020

Program:

Joselph Bologne (1745-1799)

Sonata No. 4 for 2 Violins (arr. for flute and violin)

Audrey Emata, flute

Phoenix Avalon, violin

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912)

5 Forest Scenes for solo piano, Op. 66

I.  The Lone Forest Maiden

III. The Phantom Tells his Tale of Longing

Eylül Esme Bölücek, piano

Manuel Ponce (1882-1948)

Sonata a duo for Violin and Viola

III. Allegro

Randall Goosby, violin

Natalie Loughran, viola

Asynchronous Concert #1

July 23-25, 2020

Program:

Louise Farrenc (1804-1875)

Cello Sonata in B-Flat Major, Opus 46, III. Finale

Derek Louie, cello

Umi Garrett, piano

Clara Schumann (1819-1896)

Three Romances for Violin and Piano (arr. for Viola)

I. Andante Molto

Devin Moore, viola

Benjamin Pawlak, piano

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912)

Sonata in D Minor

I. Allegro ma non troppo

Nathan Meltzer, violin

Jessica Osborne, piano