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Jared Blajian, cello and Yulia Dusman, piano

Featuring Thurnauer faculty members, accomplished teachers and performing artists, performing music by Beethoven and Shostakovich. Zoom links to be sent to those who register. 

Jared Blajian earned degrees from the Cleveland Institute of Music and the University of Southern California.  He has performed in Carnegie Hall and in prestigious festivals including the Perlman Music Program, IMS Prussia Cove, Music Academy of the West and the New York String Orchestra Seminar.  Read more at www.JaredBlajian.com

Yulia Dusman has performed in Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, on WQXR Radio, and with the Colorado Quarter.  She earned degrees from the Mannes College of Music, the Moscow College of Music, and the Nizhny Novgorod Conservatory  of Music.  Read more at www.duotrouvaille.net.

The prerecorded concert is available for streaming through April 30. 

Mon, Apr 19 2021 3:00 PM - Sat, May 1 2021 12:00 AM
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$10.00 Member
$10.00 Public
To purchase tickets, click on the link above.
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Mon, Apr 19 2021 3:00 PM - Sat, May 1 2021 12:00 AM

Call For Info
$10.00 Member
$10.00 Public
To purchase tickets, click on the link above.
50FACR01W1

For information, please call 201.408.1466.

Guitar Master Class With William Kanengiser

Students, selected by state-wide auditions, and audiences benefit from this public lesson, gaining insight into music and the artistic process, useful ideas for musicians regardless of what instrument they play or teach, and inspiration to strive for the highest standards of practice and performance.?
William Kanengiser was First Prize Winner in the 1987 Concert Artists Guild International Competition, as well as in major international guitar competitions in Toronto (1981) and Paris (1983).  He is known for developing a unique and individual repertoire for his instrument, ranging from arrangements of Mozart, Handel and Bartok, to his innovative excursions into jazz and word-music styles. For more information on Mr. Kanengiser, click here.



At Thurnauer, master classes feature pre-college students ranging from young beginners to advanced high school students, showcasing the possibility of achieving excellence at all levels. Since 1996, Thurnauer has offered more than 80 master classes featuring artists including Itzhak Perlman, Richard Goode, Steven Isserlis, Pinchas Zukerman, Sharon Isbin, Arnold Steinhardt, Pamela Frank, Cho-Liang Lin, Rufus Reid, and many others.  

Soovin Kim is Professor of Violin at the New England Conservatory, Co-Artistic Director, Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival, Co-Artistic Director, Chamber Music Northwest, and a frequent participant at the Marlboro Music Festival.  Read more about Soovin Kim here.?
 
For information on nominating a student and registering for an audition, click here.

Click here to register for the Zoom for this livestreamed event.  

Part of the Beverly and Lewis Lauring Guitar Master Class series.

Mon, Apr 26
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Free Member
Free Public
Suggested Contribution: $10
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Mon, Apr 26
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM


Register
Free Member
Free Public
Suggested Contribution: $10
50MCLG01W1

For information, please call 201-408-1466.

Gift of Music Gala Benefit

Hosted by WQXR’s Elliott Forrest.  Honoring Joseph Polisi, President Emeritus and Chief China Officer of the Juilliard School and Dorothy Kaplan Roffman, Thurnauer's founding director, in celebration of her 80th birthday. 

The Gift of Music Benefit Gala Concert raises scholarship funds to support children who wish to study music, but whose families lack the financial resources. We are so grateful that Joseph Polisi, a world-renowned educator, and artists from our past galas—Wynton Marsalis, Joshua Bell, Steven Isserlis, Sharon Isbin, Colin Davin and Francisco Núñez—are joining us on May 2 at this year’s virtual Gift of Music event to support this endeavor. Please join us for this inspiring event as our students and guest artists celebrate the importance of music in our lives with performances and words. 

 

The Gift of Music was established by Drs. Joan and Alan Handler.

For tickets and information on sponsorship opportunities, please click here

For more information, contact Alison Kenny at 201.408.1405.

 

Sun, May 2
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Sun, May 2
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM


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For information, please call 201.408.1466.

Cello Master Class with Astrid Schween

At Thurnauer, master classes feature pre-college students ranging from young beginners to advanced high school students, showcasing the possibility of achieving excellence at all levels. Since 1996, Thurnauer has offered more than 80 master classes featuring artists including Itzhak Perlman, Richard Goode, Steven Isserlis, Pinchas Zukerman, Sharon Isbin, Arnold Steinhardt, Pamela Frank, Cho-Liang Lin, Rufus Reid, and many others.  

Cellist Astrid Schween has gained a rich following and enjoys a varied career as a soloist, chamber artist and teacher. Since joining the Juilliard String Quartet in 2016, she has appeared at many of the world’s great concert halls including Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw, the Vienna Musikverein, Berlin Konzerthaus, Wigmore Hall, Tokyo’s Yamaha Hall, at Lincoln Center, The 92nd Street Y, Ravinia, Tanglewood, the Kennedy Center, and in Hong Kong, Singapore, Greece, China, Spain, Holland, Denmark, Norway and throughout Canada and the US.  Read more about Ms. Schween here.

Click here to register to receive a Zoom link for this livestreamed class.

For information on nominating a student and auditioning, click here.

Part of the Sylvia and Jacob Handler Master Class series.

Sun, May 23
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
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Free Member
Free Public
Suggested Contribution: $10
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Sun, May 23
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM


Register
Free Member
Free Public
Suggested Contribution: $10
50MCCL01W1

For information, please call 201.408.1466.