Past Performances

2015-2016
Olga Kern, piano
Nathan Laube, organist
With Huntsville Community Chorus
Polish Baltic Philharmonic Orchestra
Yakov Kasman, piano with Daniel Szasz, violin and Warren Samples, cello
Emerson String Quartet
Chanticleer

2014-2015:
Canadian Brass
The Choir of Westminster Abbey
Assad Brothers, guitar duo
The Aulos Ensemble with soprano, Julianne Baird
Orquesta Sinfonica del Estado de Mexico, conductor, Enrique Batiz
Hermitage Piano Trio
Dover Quartet with Matt McDonald, bassoon

2013-2014:
Fine Arts Quartet
The 2013 Van Cliburn Medalists, piano
Sean Chen, Crystal
Beatrice Rana, Silver
Vadym Kholodenko, Gold
Ying Quartet
Robert McDuffie, violin, The Robert McDuffie Center for Strings Orchestra, and Margery McDuffie Whately, piano
Ken Cowan, organ, with the Huntsville Community Chorus Chamber Chorale
Emanuel Ax, piano
Center City Brass Quintet

2012-2013:
American String Quartet
Christian Lane, organ
Parisii Quartet
Opera Birmingham
Susanna Phillips, soprano with Myra Huang, piano
Joshua Bell, violin
Yakov Kasman, piano

2011-2012:
Ariel Quartet
Chanticleer
Menahem Pressler, piano
Empire Brass
Stradivari Quartet
Nathan Laube, organ
Vienna Boys Choir
Los Angles Guitar Quartet

2010-2011:
Boston Brass
Imani Winds
Raul Prieto Ramirez, organ
Borealis String Quartet
Denis Bouriakov, flute
Philharmonic Orchestra of Poland
Jack Quartet
Nadine Sierra, voice
Robert McDuffie, violin with Margery McDuffie Whatley, piano
Opera Birmingham, with Susanna Phillips, soprano
Dubravka Tomsic, piano
Chanticleer (postponed to 2011-2012 season)

2009 – 2010:
Susanna Phillips and Angela Brown, sopranos
Guarneri String Quartet
Stradivari String Quartet
Jonathan Beyer, baritone
Joshua Bell, violin
Paul Jacobs, organ
The 2009 Van Cliburn Medalists, piano
Yeol Eum, Silver
Haochen Zhang, Gold
Nobuyuki Tsujii, Gold

2008 – 2009:
Beaux Arts Trio
Paul Jacobs, organ
Vienna Choir Boys
The Canadian Brass
St. Olaf Choir
Guarneri String Quartet
Marilyn Horne Foundation Events
Chanticleer

2007 – 2008:
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
Emerson String Quartet
Alex Richardson, tenor
King’s Singers
Baltimore Consort
Olga Kern, piano
Felix Hell, organ
Cantus
Empire Brass

2006 – 2007:
From The Top, National Public Radio Broadcast
Angela Brown, soprano
Dame Gillian Weir, organ
The American String Quartet
Andrew Garland, baritone
“Lucia di Lammermoor” by Gaetano Donizetti with Susanna Phillips, soprano
Van Cliburn Festival: Yakov Kasman, Sa Chen, Joyce Yang, Alexander Kobrin
Robert McDuffie, violin with Margery McDuffie, piano

2005-2006:
Ruth Slenczynska, piano
Diane Bish, organist
The Beaux Arts Trio with Menahem Pressler, piano
Chanticleer
Jason Hardy, bass, in collaboration with the Marilyn Horne Foundation
Frederica von Stade, mezzo-soprano, with Martin Katz, piano
Joshua Bell, violin
Paul Saik, tenor, piano, organ

2004-2005:
Emerson String Quartet
Amadeus Piano Trio
Empire Brass
Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, with Cho-Liang Lin, violin
Jennifer Check, soprano, in collaboration with the Marilyn Horne Foundation
Yo-Yo Ma, cello, with the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra (stand alone concert, not part of season)
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet

2003-2004:
Robert McDuffie, violin and Margery McDuffie Whatley, piano
Talich String Quartet with Yakov Kasman, piano
Ruth Slenczynska, piano
Nmon Ford, baritone, in collaboration with the Marilyn Horne Foundation
Felix Hell, organ
Chanticleer
Itzhak Perlman, violin

2002-2003:
The Emerson String Quartet
Chanticleer
The Vienna Boys Choir
Olga Kern, piano, Gold medal winner at the 2001 Van Cliburn Competition
Twyla J. Robinson, soprano, in collaboration with the Marilyn Horne Foundation
Marilyn Horne, mezzo-soprano

2001-2002:
Clyde Holloway, organ with HSO Chamber Orchestra
Clyde Holloway, organ
Kodaly String Quartet
Lawrence Brownlee, bel canto tenor
Susanna Phillips, soprano with choirs, the Ken Watters Group, and Bibi Black
Amadeus Piano Trio
Mozart Piano Quartet
Donna Coleman, piano

2000-2001:
Double Exposure, violin/piano
HSO Chamber Orchestra with Yakov Kasman, piano
Jacques Thibaud String Trio
Lester Lynch, Baritone
Chanticleer
Los Angeles Piano Quartet
Ying String Quartet

1999-2000:
Three Sopranos: Angela Brown, Sheri Jackson, Ginger Beazley
Bibi Black, trumpet with Carolyn Sanders, trumpet and Ron Roberts, piano
The Baltimore Consort
Monique McDonald, soprano
The St. Petersburg String Quartet with Yakov Kasman, piano
The Lafayette String Quartet

1998-1999:
Anne Marie Seager, mezzo soprano
Robert McDuffie, violin and Margery McDuffie, piano
Moscow Chamber Orchestra with Bibi Black, trumpet and Yakov Kasman, piano
Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet
Martinu String Quartet
American String Quartet