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Online Concert and Event Listings of the Week – 1 January

Happy New Year!

Online Performances

Below are upcoming, online events. Be sure to click on the source link for exact details of times, time zones, and ticket prices.

1 January 7:30 GMT

Sheku Kanneh-Mason Plays Dvořák with the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra (on-demand until 1/15/2021)

Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
Marios Papadopoulos, conductor

Antonín Dvořák, arr. George Morton– Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104 (for chamber orchestra)
Mats Lidström – Sappho in Manchester: Interlude for String Quartet and Orchestra (world premiere)

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2 January, available for three weeks

Musical Masterworks – Cellist Edward Aaron and Pianist Jeewon Park

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Jeewon Park and Edward Aaron

Aaron and Park will play works by Beethoven, Schumann, and Franck. The view will be from a front-row seat.

Tickets: video mini-subscription ($100 each), individual video tickets ($40 each), or student tickets ($5 each)

Click here to purchase tickets or call 860.434.2252.

7 January 7:30 PM CST

Two Fathers, Two Sons

Julian Schwarz, cello

Julian Schwarz

Julian Schwarz makes his debut with the Mozart Orchestra of New York conducted by his father Gerard Schwarz. The program also includes Ryan Malone on harpsichord and his son Seth Malone on cello. The program includes works by  Haydn, Vivaldi, and Mozart.

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10 January 2 PM

An die Musik – Amit Peled Bach Cello Suites 5 and 6

Amit Peled

Cellist Amit Peled will perform Johann Sebastian Bach’s unaccompanied cello suites 5 and 6.

Praised by The Strad magazine and The New York Times, internationally renowned cellist Amit Peled is acclaimed as one of the most exciting and virtuosic instrumentalists on the concert stage today.

Tickets $12

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Online Baroque Cello Bootcamp

1-2 and 4-5 January 11 AM – 6/7 PM EST

2021 New Year’s Resolution Virtual Baroque Cello Bootcamp with Phoebe Carrai

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Auditors are still being accepted for the Baroque Cello Bootcamp under the direction of Phoebe Carrai. Auditors attend masterclasses and presentations:

ranging from bow technique and continuo classes to lectures and recitals. This Zoom workshop is a great way to invigorate your resolution to play more early music with a daily schedule of Bow Technique, Masterclasses, Lectures, and Continuo Class, as well as Guest Artist Recitals January 2 and 5. Auditors are encouraged to participate in Bow Technique and can ask questions at any time during sessions. The only technology requirements are a device capable of running Zoom software or the Zoom app.

Guest Lecturers:

Robert Mealy – Graces under Pressure: Italian and French ornaments, and how to make things up in Bach

David Watkin – Finding a context for the Bach Cello Suites

Jonathan Manson – Pointers on bowing and shaping in continuo playing

Recital Series:

January 2 – Keiran Campbell: music of Bach, Supriani, Colombi, and Vitali

January 5 – Kristin von der Goltz: music of Dall’ abaco

Please note: While the Bootcamp daily schedule is rigorous, auditors are welcome to pop in and out of sessions as needed. All sessions will be recorded and available to auditors and participants for later viewing.

Auditor Prices: $40 per day/$120 Full 2 Sessions

Recital Only Prices: $20 for 2 concerts on January 2 and 5. Proceeds support financial aid recipients.

Visit for more details or to apply.

Your Turn

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