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April 9, 2015 at noon in San Francisco – UCSF Chancellor’s Series Concert – Rebecca and Christine perform Janacek’s haunting violin sonata, written partly before and partly after the first World War. The event will be streaming live here. Free lunch will be served while supplies last. April 9th at noon, at Cole Hall, 513 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco.
April 25, 2015 at 6:30pm – St. John’s Presbyterian in San Francisco and April 26, 2015 at 4pm – Christ Church in Portola Valley
Jonah & Christine open the program with the tempestuous and romantic Sonata for Cello and Piano by Samuel Barber. Next, ESF is joined by the talented young winners of its first annual student competition. The string winners join for the first movement of Tchaikovsky’s Souvenirs de Florence, and the pianist joins for the dramatic first movement of Schumann’s Piano Quartet. The program closes with the audience favorite Mendelssohn Piano Trio in D minor, performed by Jonah, Christine, and SF Symphony’s wonderful new violinist Elina Lev. Tickets available here.
May 29 and 30, 2015 in Santa Cruz
Rebecca, Jonah, and Christine join Tokyo String Quartet’s Martin Beaver at the Music in May festival in Santa Cruz.
June 5, 2015 at 6:30pm – Presidio in San Francisco
Rebecca, Jonah, and Christine perform Beethoven Spring Sonata, Debussy Cello Sonata, and Ravel Piano Trio
June 13, 2015 in Palo Alto and June 20, 2015 in San Francisco
June 11, 2015 – Center for New Music in San Francisco
Including a piano trio movement by Lera Auerbach, and a world premiere of songs by Jose Gonzalez Granero.
June 19, 2015 at 8pm – French Music Festival, Tateuchi Hall in Mountain View
Violinist Livia Sohn joins ESF for the Franck Piano Quintet.