SALON CONCERTS 2015–2016 SEASON
Support Salon Concerts
Una Noche Caliente–Fundraiser
Saturday May 7, 2016 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Mexic-Arte Museum, 419 Congress Avenue, Austin 78701
Join us for an evening of music by Latin and Spanish composers featuring Danielle Belen, winner of the Sphinx competition, violin; Daniel Lelchuk, cello; Leah Nelson, viola; and Toby Blumenthal-Phillips, piano. CHAMPS student groups perform while guests enjoy the exhibit, tapas and drinks and peruse the silent auction items before the concert. Join the artists for dinner after the concert for an added fee.
Proceeds go to support Salon Concerts and CHAMPS (Chamber Music in Public Schools).
Sunday, October 25 and Monday, October 26, 2015
Artists: Elisabeth Kufferath, violin; Stephen Perry, piano
Composers: Beethoven, Chausson, Kurtág and Enescu
Sunday, January 24 and Monday, January 25, 2016
Artists: Marianne Gedigian, flute; Nathan Williams, clarinet; Colette Valentine, piano
Composers: Doppler, Boulanger, Barber, Bernstein, Muczynski, Saint-Saëns, Busoni and Connesson
Concert #3: Note New Dates
Sunday, April 10 and Monday, April 11, 2016
Artists: Annie Chalex Boyle, violin; Douglas Harvey, cello; Kathryn Mishell, piano
Composers: Rózsa, Schoenberg, Zeisl, Mishell, Williams and Brahms
Concert #4: Note New Dates
Sunday, May 29 and Monday, May 30, 2016
Artists: The Aeolus Quartet; Nancy Garrett, piano
Composers: Mozart, Bartók and Schubert
Visit the 2015-2016 Season page for the full programs
Free Noonday Concerts! Free, one-hour excerpt at noon on the Tuesday following each concert at University Presbyterian Church, 2203 San Antonio Street, Austin 78705
Read CHAMPS in Georgetown in the
February 1, 2016 issue of Georgetown View.
CHAMPS ensemble & Coaches after playing at
January 24, 2016 house concert
This CHAMPS (Chamber Music in Public Schools) Ensemble from Westwood High School, sponsored by Salon Concerts, Inc., performed all 4 movements of Piano Quintet in E flat Major, Opus 49 by Robert Schumann at the Georgetown Festival of the Arts on May 30, 2015 at Southwestern University’s Alma Thomas Theater.
They received a standing ovation!
From left to right: Naveen Rashan, violin; Julie Kim, viola; Faith Song, cello; Toby Blumenthal-Phillips, their coach; Joonhee Cho, piano and Min Kim, violin
Lake West Trio
Joonhee Cho, violin John Lukas Facile, cello Gary Liu, piano
coached by Toby Blumenthal-Phillips
winners of the 2015 Coltman Chamber Music Competition (Junior Division)
Announcing the CD release of
with performances by Laura Kobayashi, Elisabeth Kufferath, Douglas Harvey, Susan Keith Gray, Kathryn Mishell (Salon Concerts’ artistic director) and Robert Rudie (Salon Concerts’ founder).