Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Free Admission Glendale Noon Concerts 6/20/2018

FREE ADMISSION GLENDALE NOON CONCERTS
Every FIRST & THIRD WEDNESDAY at 12:10-12:40 pm 
On Wednesday, JUNE 6, 2018 at 12:10-12:40 pm: 
FRANK BASILE - piano
JACQUELINE SUZUKI -violin

Program:
 
J.S. BACH
The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I:
Prelude and Fugue in A-flat Major, BWV 862 
Prelude and Fugue in g minor, BWV 861
Prelude and Fugue in E-flat Major, BWV 852

W.A MOZART
Sonata for piano & violin, No. 25 in F Major, K. 377

ROBERT SCHUMANN
Romance Op. 28, No. 2 in F# Major, for violin & piano


Please scroll down for artist bios.

RELAX DURING YOUR LUNCH HOUR WITH LIVE MUSIC

PLEASE NOTE:
The Glendale Noon Concerts series now takes place
in the Sanctuary at
GLENDALE CITY CHURCH
610 E. California Ave (at Isabel St)
Glendale, CA 91206

INFO:
(NO SOLICITATIONS, PLEASE: Glendale Noon Concerts
is not accepting artists to the program.)
Call 818-244-7241 (office)
or email glendalesda@gmail.com
General info & parking:
*************************************
UPCOMING CONCERTS in the same series:
(every FIRST & THIRD WEDNESDAY at 12:10-12:40 pm; 
programs subject to change)
 
JULY 4, 2018
National Holiday!
No concert...


JULY 18, 2018
KATHERINE MARSH Flute Recital     
https://www.kathymarshflute.net/bio
BRENDAN WHITE -piano
HENRI DUTILLEUX Sonatine for flute and piano (1943)
OLIVIER MESSIAEN Le Merle Noir (1952)
AUGUST 1, 2018
PAUL HINDEMITH Quartet for clarinet, violin, cello & piano (1938)
JAMES SULLIVAN - clarinet
JACQUELINE SUZUKI - violin
DEREK STEIN - cello
BRENDAN WHITE - piano
AUGUST 15, 2018
IGOR STRAVINSKY Duo Concertant for violin & piano
and more...
NANCY ROTH - violin
LORENZO SANCHEZ - piano

CONCERT UPDATES:
http://www.glendalenoonconcerts.blogspot.com/ MORE FREE CONCERTS:
At the Edendale Branch Library in ECHO PARK
http://www.edendaleupclose.blogspot.com/
 
ARTIST BIOS:
Frank Basile is a conductor, musical director, pianist, organist, harpsichordist, accompanist, singer, church musician, composer, arranger, orchestrator and teacher. His career has brought him to Los Angeles recording studios, the choir lofts of churches throughout the United States and Europe, any number of small theaters in L.A., and the stages of Walt Disney Concert Hall and Carnegie Hall. Versatility has been the hallmark of his work, which has included teaching at U.S.C., Loyola Marymount University, Santa Monica College and Campbell Hall High School, directing community choruses, giving private lessons, composing, arranging and orchestrating for the musical theater stage, accompanying classical recitals and night club acts, creating concert series, performing harpsichord concertos and chamber music, and many other forms of musical expression. He studied at Yale University, Northwestern University, and the University of Southern California.

Jacqueline Suzuki, violin, is a longtime member of the Long Beach and Santa Barbara Symphonies. A native of San Francisco, she began her earliest chamber music studies on scholarship at the San Francisco Conservatory. She has performance degrees from the Mannes College of Music (BM), where she studied with William Kroll, and the California Institute of the Arts (MFA).
As a Los Angeles freelancer, she has performed with many ensembles and in many genres, from rock, jazz, Latin and Arabic, to playing in the pit for the Bolshoi Ballet and onstage with the Three Tenors. She has recorded with diverse artists: Snoop Dogg, Neil Sedaka, Leonard Cohen, Whitney Houston, Bocelli, Lalo Schifrin, McCoy Tyner, Placido Domingo and many others, and appears on recordings by the Long Beach, Santa Barbara and Pacific Symphonies. She has spent summers at the Peter Britt, Oregon Coast, Carmel Bach and Cabrillo Festivals and has performed in a string quartet “in residence” on a raft trip down the Green River in Utah. Tours have taken her many times to Japan, Taiwan, Mexico, Canada, Europe, the Middle East and throughout the US. 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Free Admission Glendale Noon Concerts 6/6/18

FREE ADMISSION GLENDALE NOON CONCERTS
Every FIRST & THIRD WEDNESDAY at 12:10-12:40 pm 
On Wednesday, JUNE 6, 2018 at 12:10-12:40 pm: 
BRENDAN WHITE Piano Recital 

Program:
 
 Thomas Adès  (British, b.1971)
Variations for Blanca (2015)

György Ligeti  (Hungarian-Austrian, 1923-2006)
Désordre  (1985)

Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji  (British, 1892-1988)
Nocturne: Djâmi  (1928)

Karim Al-Zand (Canadian-American, b.1970)
Pattern Preludes Book 2 (2009)

Please scroll down for artist bio.

RELAX DURING YOUR LUNCH HOUR WITH LIVE MUSIC

PLEASE NOTE:
The Glendale Noon Concerts series now takes place
in the Sanctuary at
GLENDALE CITY CHURCH
610 E. California Ave (at Isabel St)
Glendale, CA 91206

INFO:
(NO SOLICITATIONS, PLEASE: Glendale Noon Concerts
is not accepting artists to the program.)
Call 818-244-7241 (office)
or email glendalesda@gmail.com
General info & parking:
*************************************
UPCOMING CONCERTS in the same series:
(every FIRST & THIRD WEDNESDAY at 12:10-12:40 pm; 
programs subject to change)

JUNE 20, 2018
Works by J.S. Bach & W.A. Mozart 
JACQUELINE SUZUKI - violin
FRANK BASILE - piano

JULY 4, 2018
National Holiday!
No concert...

JULY 18, 2018
KATHERINE MARSH Flute Recital     
https://www.kathymarshflute.net/bio
BRENDAN WHITE -piano
HENRI DUTILLEUX Sonatine for flute and piano (1943)
OLIVIER MESSIAEN Le Merle Noir (1952)

AUGUST 1, 2018
PAUL HINDEMITH Quartet for clarinet, violin, cello & piano (1938)
JAMES SULLIVAN - clarinet
JACQUELINE SUZUKI - violin
DEREK STEIN - cello
BRENDAN WHITE - piano
AUGUST 15, 2018
IGOR STRAVINSKY Duo Concertant for violin & piano
and more...
NANCY ROTH - violin
LORENZO SANCHEZ - piano

CONCERT UPDATES:
http://www.glendalenoonconcerts.blogspot.com/ MORE FREE CONCERTS:
At the Edendale Branch Library in ECHO PARK
http://www.edendaleupclose.blogspot.com/
ARTIST BIO:
Pianist Brendan White has appeared as soloist with the Jackson Symphony Orchestra, Musica Nova (Eastman School of Music), and the Delta Symphony Orchestra. White’s collaborations in Southern California have included the Mühlfeld Trio, which won the prestigious Beverly Hills Auditions, the Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra, the Speakeasy Society, and Eighteen Squared. He is also a founding member of the Sunset ChamberFest in Los Angeles: www.sunsetchamberfest.com Local recital appearances include: Glendale Noon Concerts, Pasadena Presbyterian Music at Noon, Music@Mimoda, Mason Concerts, Piano Spheres Emerging Artist Recital at Boston Court on JUNE 8, 2018.

White was born and raised in Tennessee before attending Eastman to study with Thomas Schumacher, and then, the University of Southern California, with Kevin Fitz-Gerald, where he was awarded Outstanding Master’s Graduate of the Thornton School of Music. As a devoted performer of new music, he has worked with notable composers and conductors including Thomas Adès, Donald Crockett, Alan Pierson, Steven Stucky and Jeffrey Milarsky.