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Celebrated Artist-Teacher String Series

CATS

Linda Wang, Artistic Director

A unique, world-class series of celebrated artists-teachers from university music schools across the nation.  Collaboration with Lamont faculty and outstanding students will provide exceptional opportunities for exciting, professional and inspired chamber music performances.

2015/2016 Schedule of Events

Master Class – Glenn Dicterow, violin

Thursday, October 8, 2:00 p.m.   
Hamilton Recital Hall
Free admission to observe

Master Class – Karen Dreyfus, viola

Thursday, October 8, 3:30 p.m.   
Hamilton Recital Hall
Free admission to observe

Convocation – Glenn Dicterow, Karen Dreyfus, Alice Yoo & Lamont Faculty perform the Mendelssohn Octet

Friday, October 9, 2:30 p.m.
Gates Concert Hall
Free admission, complimentary parking

Recital - Charles Castleman, violin

Friday, November 6, 12:00 p.m.
Hamilton Recital Hall
Free admission

Master Class - Charles Castleman, violin

Friday, November 6, 1:00pm
Hamilton Recital Hall
Free admission

Guest Artist - Edward Arron, cello with Jeewon Park, cello and Piano

Thursday, February 4, 7:30 p.m.
Hamilton Recital Hall
Tickets $10, complimentary parking
Newman Center Box Office

Master Class - Edward Arron, cello

Friday, February 5, 1:00 p.m.
Hamilton Recital Hall
Free admission top observe

Master Class - Brian Lewis, violin

Thursday, May 5, 2:00 p.m.
Hamilton Recital Hall
Free admission to observe

Guest Artist - Brian Lewis, violin

Friday, May 6, 7:30p p.m.
Hamilton Recital Hall
Tickets $10, complimentary parking
Newman Center Box Office

Master Class & Recital - Hong-Mei Xiao, viola

Thursday, May 5, 1:00 p.m.
Hamilton Recital Hall
Free admission to observe

Glenn Dicterow  Karen Dreyfus  Charles Castleman
Dicterow                Dreyfus                Castleman

Edward Aaron  Brian Lewis  Hong-Mei-Xiao
Arron                     Lewis                      Xiao

Glenn Dicterow, violin
http://www.glenndicterow.com/

Concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic for 34 years, violinist Glenn Dicterow has established himself worldwide as one of the most prominent American concert artists of his generation.

Karen Dreyfus, viola
http://www.karendreyfusviola.com/

Karen Dreyfus has distinguished herself as a recipient of many prizes both in this country and abroad.

Charles Castleman, violin
http://www.charlescastleman.com/

Edward Arron, cello
http://www.edwardarron.com/

Cellist Edward Arron has garnered recognition worldwide for his elegant musicianship, impassioned performances, and creative programming.

Brian Lewis, violin
http://brianlewisviolin.com/

Brian Lewis is an exceptionally dedicated and gifted performer whose passionate artistry has been heard and embraced around the world.

Hong-Mei Xiao, viola
http://www.hongmeixiao.com/
Hong-Mei Xiao’s extraordinary artistry and brilliant virtuoso technique have gained accolades from critics across the globe.