Thursday, August 2, 2018

Free Admission Glendale Noon Concerts 8/15/2018

 
FREE ADMISSION GLENDALE NOON CONCERTS
Every FIRST & THIRD WEDNESDAY at 12:10-12:40 pm 
On Wednesday, AUGUST 15, 2018 at 12:10-12:40 pm:

Program:
WILLIAM GRANT STILL Summerland
GEORGE WALKER Violin Sonata No.1
IGOR STRAVINSKY Duo Concertant (1932)

Performers: 
NANCY ROTH - violin
LORENZO SANCHEZ - piano
Please scroll down to read the 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:
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UPCOMING CONCERTS in the same series:
(every FIRST & THIRD WEDNESDAY at 12:10-12:40 pm; 
programs subject to change)

SEPTEMBER 5, 2018
ERGO MUSICA 
Works by MARIA NEWMAN, GRAUPNER & ARIOSTI
ADRIANA ZOPPO - viola -d'amore
LINDSEY STRAND-POLYAK - baroque violin  
ARTHUR OMURA - harpsichord
http://www.ergomusica.com 

SEPTEMBER 19, 2018
CALICO WINDS
Woodwind quintets by  
GEORGE HEUSSENSTAMM 
JOHN SCOTT (World Premiere, written for the Calico Winds)
http://www.calicowinds.com 

OCTOBER 3, 2018
BILLY CHILDS - piano
MAKSIM VELICHKIN - cello

OCTOBER  17, 2018
ROBERT WALKER - oboe
BRENDAN WHITE - 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:
 
Nancy Roth, violinist and violist, is currently concertmaster of the Culver City Symphony and Marina Del Rey Summer Symphony. She is also principal second violinist of the Chamber Orchestra of the South Bay, and a member of the Pasadena Symphony. She is a former member of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, was co-principal violist of the Graz Philharmonic in Austria, and she served many years as concertmaster of the San Fernando Valley Symphony and the Carson-Dominguez Hills Symphony. Nancy has been a featured soloist with numerous Southern California orchestras including the Culver City Symphony, Carson Symphony, Chamber Orchestra of the South Bay, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Southland Symphony Orchestra, Valley Symphony, and Rio Hondo Symphony. She has given recitals and radio broadcasts in the United States, Austria and Mexico, and she is currently a member of the new music group “TEMPO” based at CSU Northridge. Nancy is a member of the String Family Players (quintet), which performs educational programs for the Music Center On Tour, and she has been on the faculty of the Max Aronoff Viola Institute Summer Music Festival. She has played baroque violin and viola with James Tyler in the London Early Music Group and Los Angeles Musica Viva. Nancy holds a Bachelor of Music from CSUN, a Master of Music from the Juilliard School and a Doctorate of Musical Arts from USC.


Lorenzo Sanchez, pianist, enjoys interpreting music of a variety of styles and nationalities. Lorenzo premiered Robert Guillory’s Concertino for Piano and Orchestra. His interest in Polish music led to him giving several lecture-performances at the Paderewski Festival in Paso Robles, California. He has performed for African-American composer George Walker and Japanese composer Mitsuru Asaka in Hawaii. Looking toward his own heritage, Lorenzo has edited and helped publish piano works by Mexican composer Domingo Lobato. He has recorded two CDs of Lobato’s solo piano works (both available via the internet). He recently performed in Belgium. Lorenzo holds a DMA from USC. http://lorenzo-sanchez.com

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