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2020

08

Sep

Sphinx Virtuosi: University of North Carolina

Greensboro, North Carolina

Program

Montgomery – Divided, for Cello and Orchestra (Commission Premiere)

Thomas Mesa, Cello

PROGRAM

Joplin arr. Montgomery & Barefield (2019): Overture from Treemonisha
Gershwin: Lullaby for String Orchestra
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Blue/s Forms for solo violin
III. Jettin’ Blue/s
Jessie Montgomery: Banner! for quartet and string orchestra
*****
Copland: Two Pieces for String Orchestra
Jessie Montgomery: Cello Concerto
Chavez: Sarabande for Strings
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Sinfonietta No. 1

27

Sep

Sphinx Virtuosi: Beaches Fine Arts Series

Jacksonville, FL

Program

Montgomery – Divided, for Cello and Orchestra (Commission Premiere)

Thomas Mesa, Cello

PROGRAM

Joplin arr. Montgomery & Barefield (2019): Overture from Treemonisha
Gershwin: Lullaby for String Orchestra
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Blue/s Forms for solo violin
III. Jettin’ Blue/s
Jessie Montgomery: Banner! for quartet and string orchestra
*****
Copland: Two Pieces for String Orchestra
Jessie Montgomery: Cello Concerto
Chavez: Sarabande for Strings
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Sinfonietta No. 1

14

Oct

Sphinx Virtuosi: Philadelphia Chamber Music Society

The Kimmel Center, Philadelphia

Program

Montgomery – Divided, for Cello and Orchestra (Commission Premiere)

Thomas Mesa, Cello

PROGRAM

Joplin arr. Montgomery & Barefield (2019): Overture from Treemonisha
Gershwin: Lullaby for String Orchestra
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Blue/s Forms for solo violin
III. Jettin’ Blue/s
Jessie Montgomery: Banner! for quartet and string orchestra
*****
Copland: Two Pieces for String Orchestra
Jessie Montgomery: Cello Concerto
Chavez: Sarabande for Strings
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Sinfonietta No. 1

15

Oct

Sphinx Virtuosi: Carnegie Hall

New York, NY

Program

Montgomery – Divided, for Cello and Orchestra (Commission Premiere)

Thomas Mesa, Cello

PROGRAM

Joplin arr. Montgomery & Barefield (2019): Overture from Treemonisha
Gershwin: Lullaby for String Orchestra
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Blue/s Forms for solo violin
III. Jettin’ Blue/s
Jessie Montgomery: Banner! for quartet and string orchestra
*****
Copland: Two Pieces for String Orchestra
Jessie Montgomery: Cello Concerto
Chavez: Sarabande for Strings
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Sinfonietta No. 1

25

Oct

Organ and Cello Recital

Sun City, Arizona

Program

Works for cello and organ

Greg Zelek, organist

27

Oct

Astral Artists: Organ and Cello Recital

601 North Ithan Avenue - Bryn Mawr, PA

Program

At Beaumont community center on a gorgeous historic organ, a program of works for cello and organ.

Greg Zelek, organist

02

Nov

Live on Stage Tour: Olney, Illinois

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

06

Nov

Live on Stage Tour: Mt. Vernon, Ohio

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

08

Nov

Live on Stage Tour: Waynesboro, PA

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

09

Nov

Live on Stage Tour: Saverna Park, Maryland

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

13

Nov

Madison Symphony Orchestra

Overture Center for the Arts

Program

John DeMain, conductor

Dvořák – Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, B. 191

 

14

Nov

Madison Symphony Orchestra

Overture Center for the Arts

Program

John DeMain, conductor

Dvořák – Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, B. 191

 

15

Nov

Madison Symphony Orchestra

Overture Center for the Arts

Program

John DeMain, conductor

Dvořák – Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, B. 191

17

Nov

Live on Stage: Seaford, Delaware

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

19

Nov

Live on Stage Tour: Culpepper, Virginia

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

20

Nov

Live on Stage Tour: Portsmouth, Virginia

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

22

Nov

Live on Stage Tour: Mathews, Virginia

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

24

Nov

Live on Stage Tour: Lewistown, PA

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

2021

12

Jan

Live on Stage Tour: Harlingen, Texas

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

14

Jan

Live on Stage Tour: Las Cruces, New Mexico

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

15

Jan

Live on Stage Tour: Silver City, New Mexico

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

17

Jan

Live on Stage: Pampa, Texas

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

19

Jan

Live on Stage Tour: Ponca City, Oklahoma

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

28

Jan

Live on Stage Tour: Palm Springs, California

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

29

Jan

Live on Stage Tour: Rancho Santa Fe, CA

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

31

Jan

Live on Stage Tour: Los Gatos, California

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

03

Feb

Live on Stage Tour: Crescent City, California

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

05

Feb

Live on Stage Tour: Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

13

Feb

Sphinx Virtuosi: Chamber Music Society of Detroit

Detroit, MI

Program

Montgomery – Divided, for Cello and Orchestra (Commission Premiere)

Thomas Mesa, Cello

PROGRAM

Joplin arr. Montgomery & Barefield (2019): Overture from Treemonisha
Gershwin: Lullaby for String Orchestra
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Blue/s Forms for solo violin
III. Jettin’ Blue/s
Jessie Montgomery: Banner! for quartet and string orchestra
*****
Copland: Two Pieces for String Orchestra
Jessie Montgomery: Cello Concerto
Chavez: Sarabande for Strings
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Sinfonietta No. 1

24

Feb

Sphinx Virtuosi: Portland Ovations

Portland, Oregon

Program

Montgomery – Divided, for Cello and Orchestra (Commission Premiere)

Thomas Mesa, Cello

PROGRAM

Joplin arr. Montgomery & Barefield (2019): Overture from Treemonisha
Gershwin: Lullaby for String Orchestra
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Blue/s Forms for solo violin
III. Jettin’ Blue/s
Jessie Montgomery: Banner! for quartet and string orchestra
*****
Copland: Two Pieces for String Orchestra
Jessie Montgomery: Cello Concerto
Chavez: Sarabande for Strings
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Sinfonietta No. 1

28

Mar

Live on Stage Tour: Victorville, California

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

30

Mar

Live on Stage Tour: Borrego Springs, California

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

11

Apr

American Philosophical Society Recital

Program

Repertoire TBD

15

Apr

Live on Stage Tour: Moses Lake, Washington

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

17

Apr

Live on Stage Tour: Coos Bay, Oregon

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

18

Apr

Live on Stage Tour: Roseburg, Oregon

Program

IT Duo

Ilya  Yakushev, piano

Program

Beethoven: Variations in Eb Major

Claude Bolling: Jazz Suite (with recorded percussion track)

Rachmaninoff: Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor

01

May

China Recital Tour

Program

Dates TBD

Repertoire TBD

includes…

Beethoven: Sonata No. 3 in A major, Op. 69