March 9-10

PHoto by Gian-Reto Tarnutzer

Friday | 3.9.18 | 8:30 PM
Saturday | 3.10.18 | 7:30 PM

St. Paul's Church, 315 West 22nd Street

March's concert opens with a world premiere by TCS composer Seth Bedford and features seasonally inspired works in its second half: Aaron Copland's American favorite, Appalachian Spring, and the Vivaldi classic, "Spring" from the Four Seasons.

Friday's concert features soloist Alicia Bennett performing Aaron Copland's Clarinet Concerto. Saturday's concert features violinists Gina Dyches and Haerim Elizabeth Lee performing Anna Clyne's Prince of Clouds and Sara Mayo performs Lars-Erik Larssen's Trombone Concertino.

Concerts will be held at St. Paul's German Lutheran Church, 315 West 22nd Street

Tickets on sale at Eventbrite

Photo by Gian-Reto Tarnutzer

Conductors: Mark Seto Nell Flanders

The Program

Seth BedfordWorld Premiere

Aaron CoplandClarinet Concerto

Alicia Bennett Clarinet

Anna ClynePrince of Clouds

Gina Dyches Violin
Haerim Elizabeth Lee Violin

Lars-Erik LarssonTrombone Concertino, op. 45, no. 7

Sara Mayo Bass Trombone

Antonio VivaldiConcerto No. 1 in E Major, op. 8, RV 269 ("Spring")

Juliana Pereira Violin

Aaron CoplandAppalachian Spring (Suite for 13 Instruments)

Featured Artists

Alicia Bennett
Clarinet

Friday, 3.9

Aaron Copland: Clarinet Concerto

Clarinetist Alicia Bennett is active as a freelancer and music educator in the New York City area. Alicia plays regularly with The Chelsea Symphony and Camerata Notturna Orchestra, and as a soloist and chamber musician, has appeared in recitals and concert series in the greater New York area,

Gina Dyches
Violin

Saturday, 3.10

Anna Clyne: Prince of Clouds

Gina Dyches has performed as a soloist, chamber, and orchestral musician in the U.S. and Asia. She obtained her Master of Music in violin performance at Rice University where she studied with internationally renowned educator Kathleen Winkler. She has participated in masterclasses for Martin

Haerim Elizabeth Lee
Violin

Saturday, 3.10

Anna Clyne: Prince of Clouds

Korean violinist, Haerim Elizabeth Lee captivates audiences by “leaving them breathless with impeccable phrasing and relevant musicality.” (El Norte, Mexico). In 2015, Elizabeth performed as the concertmaster with Yo-Yo Ma at the Kennedy Center Honors concert in Washington, D.C. to recognize

Sara Mayo
Bass Trombone

Saturday, 3.10

Lars-Erik Larsson: Trombone Concertino, op. 45, no. 7

Sara Mayo is an active freelancer in New York, and is originally from the Pacific Northwest. She is the tenor trombonist of Calliope Brass, the Principal Trombone of the Yakima Symphony, and has been a featured soloist with both the Yakima Symphony and the Tacoma Community College Symphonic Band

Juliana Pereira
Violin

Friday, 3.9, Saturday, 3.10

Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto No. 1 in E Major, op. 8, RV 269 ("Spring")