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2014-2015 Chamber Music Series at Wofford College

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Founded in 2005, the Department of Music offers an annual Chamber Music Series bringing to campus international guest artists for a stimulating festival of chamber music which is offered free to the public to promote the arts at Wofford, as well as the Upstate community.

Over the years the chamber music series has featured pianists Kyoko Hashimoto; William Ransom and Sandra Rivers; violinists William Preucil, Concertmaster of Cleveland Orchestra; David Kim, Concertmaster of Philadelphia Orchestra; as well as Sara Sant'Ambrogio, cellist of Eroica Trio, The Vega Quartet, and others.

Monday, November 3, 2014
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building 

Chamber Music Concert 

Artist/ Faculty from Scwob School of Music, Columbus State University (Alexander Kobrin, Pianist, Gold Medal Winner of Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in Texas; 1st Place Winner of Busoni International Competition and 1st Place Winner of Glasgow International Competition; Wendy Warner, Cellist, 1st Place Winner of Rostropovich International Competition and Winner of Avery Fisher Career Grant; Sergiu Schwartz, Violinist, Graduate of The Juilliard School in NYC). Program will consist of all Russian composers. 

Kobrin  Warner  Schwartz  

Wednesday, February 4, 2014
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building
 

Chamber Music Concert 

The Chamber Music Series continues at on Wednesday, February 4, with guest artists William Preucil, violinist and concertmaster of the Cleveland Orchestra, and his daughter, Alexandra Preucil, Associate Concertmaster of Cleveland Orchestra. The two, along with William Ransom, Professor of Piano at Emory University and Director of Highlands/Cashiers Festival in North Carolina; Members of The Vega Quartet, Yinzi Kong (Viola) and Guang Wang (Cello); Charae Krueger (Cello); and Eun-Sun Lee, Professor of Music at Wofford College (Viola), will preform a program featuring Tchaikovsky's String Sextet, "Souvenir of Florence" and others.

W. Preucil  L. Preucil 
E. Lee  Ransom 

Thursday, March 5, 2014
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building 

Chamber Music Concert 

The final concert in the 2014-2015 series will feature Eun-Sun Lee, Violin and Kate Ransom, Violin (Serafin String Quartet) with William Ransom, Piano. The program will consist of works by Bela Bartok, LeClaire and others.

E. Lee  Kate Ransom   Ransom