CLUB SHOSTAKOVICH XIV – Summer Solstice Celebration

CS 14 jpgJoin us at Kenyon Hall for Club Shostakovich XIV, June 21st at 7:30pm.

We have a fearsome foursome of Russian violinists lined up- Mikhail Shmidt, Artur Girsky, Natasha Bazhanov and Eugene Bazhanov. Along with Heather Bentley on viola and Rowena Hammill on cello, they will be playing Jean Francaix’s delightful String Trio, Luciano Berio’s Duos for 2 violins, Kodaly’s trio for 2 violins and viola and Shostakovich’s 14th. And of course there is Lou’s virtuosity on the Wurlitzer AND the one dollar root beer floats. Don’t miss it!

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Club Shostakovich XIII

We’re Back!!!
Join us for Club Shostakovich XIII at the Royal Room
Sunday April 5, 7:30pm
Performers include the Girsky Quartet, Heather Bentley, Blayne Barnes, Douglas Davis and soprano Jennifer Krikawa.
Music of Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky, Arensky, Prokofiev and of course, Shostakovich!CS13 poster screenshot

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Vashon Chamber Music Holocaust Memorial Concert

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VASHON CHAMBER MUSIC and
HAVURAT EE SHALOM present a concert to commemorate
INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY
Monday, January 26th, 2015, 7:30pm
Havurah Building
15401 Westside Highway, Vashon Island

Repertoire includes pieces by Theresienstadt composers Pavel Haas, Hans Krasa and Gideon Klein, as well as Shostakovich Quartet no. 10 and a selection by Moishe Weinberg.
Performers: Trio Pardalote (Victoria Parker, Heather Bentley, Rowena Hammill), Douglas Davis, Artur Girsky, Natasha Bazhanov and Eugene Bazhanov.
Please join us for an evening of stirring music and remembrance. Suggested donation: $20/$10 seniors/students.

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Historic Event! It’s the 50th Anniversary of the premiere of Shostakovich’s 9th and 10th Quartets in Moscow, November, 1964! (plus it’s Heather’s birthday – she’s also from November, 1964)

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Coming to Bainbridge Island – October 5th, 4pm

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CLUB SHOSTAKOVICH XII

Coming to Kenyon Hall on October 4th!!!

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Club Shostakovich XI

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Graphic by Maxine Frost

Program includes Mendelssohn String Quintet No. 2, Shostakovich String Quartet 11, Beethoven Harp Quartet.

With guests Natasha Bazhanov, Artur Girsky and Kim Houglum, violin; Julie Whitton, John Scanlon, viola; Eli Weinberger, cello.

 

 

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