Neave Trio

Thursday, January 18, 2018 – 7:30PM

NeaveTrio“…exceeded the gold standard…” – Fanfare Magazine

  • Appearances in Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center
  • Play music to engage, exchange and connect

The Neave Trio has enjoyed tremendous international success in concert series and at festivals worldwide and has distinguished themselves as ambassadors of music to a wider audience through their innovative concert presentations. One of the finest emerging young chamber ensembles.

Two On Tap

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 – 7:30PM

TwoOnTap“… rhythm, style, humor, and Broadway flair…” –New Orleans Times

  • High-energy routines!
  • Heralded by presenters and critics!

Melissa Giattino and Ron DeStefano take you to the days when Fred & Ginger and Mickey & Judy filled the screen with undeniable chemistry, effortless harmony and precision tap dancing. Gorgeous vocals, exciting choreography and unique musical arrangements. This duo breaths new life into classic song-and-dance.

 

Brandon Ridenour

Sunday, October 9, 2016 – 3:00PM

BrandonRidenour450“Herald’s the trumpet of the future” – Chicago Sun Times

  • Former Member of Canadian Brass
  • Three Juno Award Nominations

Winner of the 2014 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition. His wide-ranging activities as a soloist and chamber musician paired with his passion for composing and arranging are manifested in his versatile performances and unique repertoire. Sophisticated arrangements of classical masterworks. Brandon, a Juilliard School Graduate, will be accompanied by piano.

Sonic Escape

Thursday, November 17, 2016 – 7:30PM

Sonic-Escape_450“It was an evening designed to entertain… with a wide-ranging, anything-goes sense of fun. Wonderfully imaginative… smile-inducing… impressive.” – Stephen Brookes, The Washington Post (Washington, DC)

  • Original, organic show… “Celtic with a Twist”
  • Celtic classic tunes brought to life through flute and fiddle

Celtic with a Twist combines the tunes you love with flute & fiddle playing like you’ve never heard (or seen) before! Shawn and Maria will take your breath away as they transform the flute & fiddle into a Celtic orchestra right before your eyes. You just have to see it to believe it! Come hear your favorites as though for the very first time; come experience Celtic with a Twist.

Alina Kiryayeva

Thursday, February 16, 2017 – 7:30PM

AlinaKiryayeva450“…terrifically enjoyable show…” – Lucid Culture, New York, NY

  • Moving Pictures – Music Program
  • Connects with Every Age Audience

Professional concert pianist and chamber musician, Alina is globally renowned for her powerful command of the instrument, unique interpretations and clarity of sound. She has won numerous awards and she is one of the few classical pianist who completed both Bachelor and Master degrees at The Juilliard School of Music on full scholarship. Brilliant light-classical music.

Kubecca in The Ultimate Music Odyssey

Sunday, March 19, 2017 – 3:00PM

kubecca450“…truly stunning, enjoyable and memorable performance…” – Charlie Huff DCI Newspaper

  • Kuba Kawnik: Vibraphone Virtuoso & Multi-Instrumentalist
  • Rebecca Lowe: Broadway Musical Vocalist

Kubecca combines the classical and jazz education of Kuba with Rebecca’s musical theater experience to create a diverse program featuring country, jazz and showtunes arranged for unique instrumentation including the marimba, kalimba, flute and theremin. An amalgam of musical expression.

The Diamonds – Bandstand Boogie!

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 – 7:30PM

Bandstand Boogie
“One of the best vocal groups in show business today… period!” – Press of Atlantic City

  • Features Multimedia Presentation
  • Doo-Wop Hall of Famers

Legendary vocal pop band brings the hits of famed television show American Bandstand to life. Decades of hits delivered with inimitable Diamonds flare! Relive the golden age of television and popular music with legendary vocal band.


Cotik-Lin Duo

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 – 7:30PM

Cotik-Lin Duo

Argentinian violinist Tomas Cotik and Chinese pianist Tao Lin, both Miami residents, formed their duo in 2010. Their first recording with Centaur Records was music for piano and violin by Franz Schubert. They went on to record classics of Mozart, Kreisler and Rachmaninoff on Centaur, Piazzolla, Naxos and other labels.

Educated in Germany, Tomas Cotik won First Prize at the National Broadcast Music Competition in Argentina, plus other awards internationally, and has performed with prominent conductors worldwide.

Tao Lin is a Shanghai native who has won international competitions,and has given recitals at the Kennedy Center, in Osaka, and in Norway. He has collaborated with Quartets and distinguished colleagues worldwide.


Valinor Quartet

Sunday, January 17, 2016 – 3:00PM

Valinor Quartet
“Style and global flair.” – WICN Radio

  • Award-Winning Instrumentalists
  • Jazz, Klezmer, Tango and the Beatles

A unique hybrid of jazz and classical. Red-hot trio meets accordion master. Worldwide musical influences, and global performance credentials. International cross-over ensemble turns their razor-sharp virtuosity loose on a wild array of songs from around the world.


Svetlana Smolina

March 13, 2016 – 3:00PM

Svetlana Smolina

“Mesmerizing.” – The New York Times

  • Appearances in Moscow, Rome & Hollywood Bowl
  • Artist in Residence, Temple University

Top honors at Citta di Senigalia International Piano Competition (Italy). Has appeared with the New York Philharmonic at Avery Fisher Hall and the Mariinsky Orchestra at Carnegie. Recording artist for Decca and Deutche Grammaphone. Traditional classical programming with nternational pedigree offers top-notch concert experience.