PRINCIPAL MUSICIANS FOR THESE CONCERTS

VIOLIN

Stephanie Chase, violin & Baroque violin, conductor
Augustin Hadelich
Erin Keefe
Min-Yun Kim
Brian Krinke
Conway Kuo
Maria Larionoff
Gil Morgenstern
Harumi Rhodes
Michi Wiancko

 

VIOLA

Hsin-Yun Huang
Scott Lee
Nardo Poy
Dov Scheindlin

 

CELLO

Darrett Adkins
Christine Gummere, Baroque cello
Wolfram Koessel
Ariane Lallemand
Sophie Shao
Alan Stepansky
Bion Tsang
James Wilson

DOUBLE BASS

John T. Kulowitsch
Barry Lieberman
Leigh Mesh
Kurt Muroki
James VanDemark

 

FLUTE

Elizabeth Mann
Michael Parloff

 

OBOE

Matt Dine
Robert Walters

 

CLARINET

Jon Manasse
Marina Sturm

BASSOON

Whitney Crockett

HORN

Ann Ellsworth
Chris Komer

HARPSICHORD

Todd Crow
Keri Mikkelson, harpischord & organ

LUTE

Grant Herreid, lute, vihuela & voice

PIANO

Max Barros
Sara Davis Buechner
Brian Connelly
Todd Crow, piano
Frank Daykin
Warren Jones
Frank Levy
Jon Nakamatsu
John Novacek
William Wolfram

PERCUSSION

Gregory Zuber

VOICE

Drew Minter, countertenor
Hope Hudson, soprano

ORCHESTRA

The Chamber Orchestra of the Spheres

Artists and Speakers

PRIMARY AFFILIATIONS OF GUEST SPEAKERS

Stewart Pollens – Former Conservator of Musical Instruments, the Metropolitan Museum of Art; author of “The Violin Forms of Antonio Stradivari” (Biddulph), “The Early Pianoforte” (Cambridge University Press), "Stradivari" (Cambridge University Press), “The Violin Masterpieces of Giuseppe Guarneri del Gesu” (Biddulph), “François-Xavier Tourte: Bow Maker” (Machold).
 

Stuart Isacoff – Editor of Piano Today; author of “Temperament: The Idea that Solved Music’s Greatest Riddle” (Knopf).
 

Paul Scarbrough – Acoustician and architect specializing in concert halls, founder of Akustiks company (Norwalk, CT).
 

Martin Nass – Freudian analyst (New York Freudian Society; on faculty of New York University) and author of journal works about musical inspiration, also an amateur violinist.
 

Kerry Lee – Board-certified music therapist who works with individuals with developmental or physical disabilities, brain injuries, chronic illnesses, and Alzheimer’s Disease.
 

Nimet Habachy – WQXR radio host and guest lecturer for the Metropolitan Museum
 

J. Kenneth Moore – Ethnomusicologist and Frederick P. Rose Curator-in-Charge of the Department of Musical Instruments at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
 

Eric Barnhill - Pianist, music therapist and founder of Cognitive Eurhythmics; teaches at the Special Music School and Mannes School.
 

Andrew Warshaw - Associate Professor of Music and Dance at Marymount Manhattan College.
A composer, writer and former dancer whose music and lyrics for theater and dance have premiered at the Zellerbach Theater, Lincoln Center, Dance Theater Workshop in New York, and many other venues.

 

Richard Pearson Thomas - Pianist and composer whose works are performed internationally; on faculty at Teacher's College at Columbia Universty.
 

Stephanie Chase, Artistic Director and Violinist.

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