This weekend, nov 7-8 I’ll be playing Schubert’s Trout quintet, and Ravel’s Mother Goose (in a superb arrangement for quintet by Roland Kato) in Mammoth Lakes and Ridgecrest, CA.
Program for Nevada Chamber Music Festival announced! More info here.
This sunday @ 5pm, I’ll play a recital with works by Schumann, Liszt, Debussy, Moulaert, and Tanguy in St. Baafs-Vijve in Belgium. Info under the Gigs tab above. I also had an interview with Nicole van Opstal for Flemish Radio Klara’s Boetiek Klassiek program, about my recent releases and concerts. Will be aired in the next few weeks. Stay tuned for more info.
Recording the album “Intimate Thoughts” (Pensées Intimes) Hortus WWI, Musicians and Great War Vol XII.
– Georges Antoine (1892-1918) Sonata for Violin and Piano Op. 3 in A flat major (1915)
– Frederick Septimus Kelly (1881-1916) Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Major “Gallipoli” (1915)
– Hans Pfitzner (1869-1949) Sonata for Violin and Piano Op. 27 in E minor (1918)
– Lili Boulanger (1893-1918) Nocturne for Violin and Piano in F Major (1914)
Recorded from 19 to 23 August 2014 at UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, Los Angeles.
Sound Engineer: Umberto Belfiore
Guillaume Sutre, Violin & Steven Vanhauwaert, Piano
Gregorio Antoniazzi violin made in Colle (Venice) in 1738, Bow François Lupot.
Steinway D-386 CD (Steven Vanhauwaert is a Steinway Artist)
My new solo album for Hortus with works by Casella, Hindemith, Vierne, Moulaert, and Schulhoff is almost completely recorded. Stay tuned for release info!
This Sunday @ 4PM I’ll be playing the Schubert Trout Quintet and Schumann Piano Quartet in Encino for Classical Encounters on their wonderful Steinway D. Tickets and more info available here. Along with my colleagues Tereza Stanislav, Rob Brophy, Cecilia Tsan, and Drew Dembowski.
Last night we finished the recording of the new Saint-Saens album for Sonarti Records. It features the first Violin Sonata, the First Elegy for Violin and Piano, the Fantasy for Harp, the Fantasy for violin and harp, 3 mazurkas for piano, and the Etude en Forme de Valse for piano. It was recorded in UCLA’s brand new Ostin Music Center with its excellent acoustics. Along with my colleagues harpist Kyunghee-Kim Sutre, and violinist Guillaume Sutre. Stay tuned for release info!
I’m heading into the studio again to record a disc with works by Saint-Saens for Sonarti Records (some solo works as well as the 1st violin sonata with violinist Guillaume Sutre). Stay tuned for more info!
You can now purchase a copy of my latest album ‘Pensées Intimes’ with violinist Guillaume Sutre, on Fnac here. The album features works by Boulanger, Pfitzner, Antoine, and the word premiere recording on the Galipolli sonata by F.S. Kelly! More info under the Records tab in the menu above. We will officially release this disc with a WWI memorial concert on Nov 10, at UCLA’s Schoenberg Hall. More info here.