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Zipper Hall is an excellent venue for chamber music - very few seats are less than good. The three pieces on the program were all new to me, so I cannot comment on particular aspects of the performance or interpretation. The opening Prokofiev...continued

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“… a violinist of probing intellect and commanding style. … a compelling performer whose work involves standard repertory, new music, raga, and jazz, emphasizes thoughtful engagement over flamboyant display.” —_The New York Times _

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Program:

Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op. 34

Schulhoff: String Sextet

Brahms: Piano Quartet, Op. 60 in C minor

Hand-selected students of the Colburn Conservatory of Music perform with world-renowned Colburn faculty and exciting international guest artists for the Colburn Chamber Music Society series.

British violinist Daniel Hope has toured the world as a virtuoso soloist for many years, and as the youngest ever member of the Beaux Arts Trio during its last six seasons. He is renowned for his musical versatility and creativity and for his dedication to humanitarian causes. Hope performs as soloist with the world’s major orchestras and conductors, directs many ensembles from the violin, plays chamber music in a wide variety of traditional and new venues while maintaining a successful parallel career as a festival director.

About Colburn Chamber Music Society Nowhere else in LA will one hear this magical combination of artists performing unique chamber repertoire in the intimate acoustics of Zipper Hall— with guest artists ranging from fresh young trend-setters the Ebene Quartet (2009 Gramaphone’s Record of the Year) to living legend Menahem Pressler (back for his third year with the CCMS series); faculty artists like San Francisco Symphony Principal Percussionist Jack Van Geem and renowned pianist John Perry; and Colburn students who have garnered accolades and prizes from the Fischoff and Coleman chamber music competitions.

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