July 11, 2016
This July, Cho-Liang Lin brings his signature interpretation of Tchaikovsky's Souvenir de Florence to the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival. Lin plays with violinist Kyoko Takezawa, violists Che-Yen Chen and Tien-Hsin Cindy Wu, and cellists Nicholas Canellakis and Keith Robinson in performances on Sunday, July 17, and Monday, July 18, at the St. Francis Auditorium in the New Mexico Museum of Art.
The program also features Marc Neikrug's Kaleidescope for Clarinet and Piano and Mozart's String Quintet No. 3.
July 01, 2016
Cho-Liang Lin celebrates the music of Astor Piazzolla and Lalo Schifrin at festivals in Norfolk, Connecticut, and Rockport, Massachusetts.
Performing first on July 8 at the Yale School of Music Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, Lin joins clarinetist David Shifrin, pianist Alex Brown, bandoneonist Héctor del Curto, bassist Pablo Aslan, and percussionist Satoshi Takeishi. The ensemble performs Schifrin's Letters from Argentina and selected tangos by Piazzolla.
On July 9, audiences can enjoy the "Viva Tango" program at Rockport Music Festival in Massachusetts at the Shalin Liu Performance Center.
June 27, 2016
Following a concert of Bach and Mozart at the Napa Valley Performing Arts Center, Cho-Liang Lin continues the summer visiting a series of festivals across the U.S. Lin first stops at the Bellingham Festival of Music in Washington on July 5 to perform Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 4, then brings a program of Schifrin and Piazzolla to the Norfolk Festival in New Haven, Connecticut, on July 8. Lin performs alongside clarinetist David Shifrin, pianist Alex Brown, bandoneonist Héctor del Curto, bassist Pablo Aslan, and percussionist Satoshi Takeishi. The ensemble reprises the "Viva Tango!" program on July 9 at the Shalin Liu Performance Center in Rockport, Massachusetts.
Later in July, Lin visits the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival for two evenings of "Souvenir de Florence," a program featuring Mozart's String Quintet No. 3 and Tchaikovsky's Souvenir de Florence. Also included in the concerts on July 17 and 18 is Marc Neikrug's Kaleidoscope for Clarinet and Piano.
Lin then travels to Italy for the Pietrasanta International Music Festival where he performs in a series of chamber concerts on July 24, 27, and 30. Program highlights include Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola, Bach's Concerto for 2 Violins, and Tchaikovsky's Piano Trio in A Minor. Lin plays alongside pianists Alexander Gurning and Boris Bmerezovsky, violinist Michael Guttman, violist Toby Hoffman, and cellist Henry Demarquette.