Midtown Series
 Fridays at 8pm

 Signature Series
 Saturdays at 8pm
 
 Oakland Series
 Sundays at 3pm
 
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Fri, Sept. 16, 2016
 Vijay Iyer, piano
 solo jazz concert

Sat, Sept. 17, 2016
 Brentano String Quartet
 Vijay Iyer, piano

Sat, Oct. 8, 2016
 Juilliard String Quartet
 at Seligman

Sun, Oct. 9, 2016
 Juilliard String Quartet
 Tian Tian, piano

Fri, Oct. 21, 2016
 Harlem Quartet
 Aldo López-Gavilán, piano

Sun, Nov. 13, 2016
 Heidi Grant Murphy, soprano
 Kevin Murphy, piano

Sat, Nov. 19, 2016
 Alexander Ghindin, piano
 solo piano recital

Sat, Dec. 3, 2016
 Cavani Quartet
 Celino Romero, guitar

Fri, Dec. 9, 2016
 Robert Siemers, piano
 solo piano recital

Fri, Jan. 20, 2017
 Pacifica Quartet
 

Sat, Jan. 21, 2017
 Pacifica Quartet
 Christopher O'Riley, piano

Sun, Jan. 22, 2017
 Christopher O'Riley, piano
 solo piano recital

Sat, Feb. 11, 2017
 Danish String Quartet
 

Fri, Mar. 10, 2017
 Imani Winds
 "Classically Improvised"
 

Sun, Mar. 12, 2017
 Imani Winds
 "Tradition and Innovation"

 
Sun, Apr. 2, 2017
 Celino Romero & Friends
 
 

Sat, Apr. 8, 2017
 Anthony Marwood, violin
 Aleksandar Madzar, piano

Fri, May 5, 2017
 Lise de la Salle, piano
 solo piano recital

 

4 Cavani Quartet & Celino Romero

Cavani Quartet
Celino Romero, guitar

Saturday, December 3, 2016, 8pm

Seligman Performing Arts Center
22305 W. 13 Mile Road, Beverly Hills

Quartet-in-residence at the renowned Cleveland Institute of Music since 1988 and winner of numerous accolades, including the Naumburg Award, the Cleveland Quartet Award and the Banff, Fishoff and Coleman Competitions, the Cavani Quartet has been hailed as passionate and inspiring ambassadors for chamber music.  Concert appearances include Carnegie Hall and Alice Tully Hall in New York, the Corcoran Gallery of Art and Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., the Ambassador Series in Los Angeles, and numerous major venues abroad.   The Cavani has collaborated with such distinguished artists as Denyce Graves, Alisa Weilerstein, Itzhak Perlman and members of the Juilliard, Emerson and Cleveland Quartets.

The Cavani Quartet has maintained a decades-long commitment to innovative and compelling programming and to sharing its passion for chamber music with audiences of all ages and all walks of life.  A dynamic leader in the field of Arts in Education, the Quartet has received no fewer than ten Chamber Music America Residency Partnership Grants, including one for serving as Master Quartet in Residence with the Chamber Music Society of Detroit in 2014-15. 

Celino Romero has toured worldwide for over two decades as a third generation member of the famed “Royal Family of the Guitar,” Los Romeros, and appears internationally as a soloist in recital and with orchestras.

The all-Italian first half of the program includes the ravishing Largo from Vivaldi’s famous D major Concerto; the Cavani finishes with one of the pillars of the repertoire, Schubert’s Death and the Maiden, in its Signature Series debut. 

“A new generation of players recognizing spiritual and colouristic potentialities once practiced by bygone exponents… passionate and interesting… an accomplished example of craftmanship and wonderfully communicative.”

The Strad

Program:

Boccherini: String Quartet No. 4 in D minor Op. 10 (G. 172)
Vivaldi: Guitar Concerto in D major, RV 93
Boccherini:  Fandango, from Guitar Quintet No. 4 in D major, G. 448
Schubert: String Quartet in D minor, D. 810, Death and the Maiden

Pre-Concert Event

6:45pm, Free to ticket-holders.
The Cavani Quartet and Celino Romero preview the evening's repertoire, with discussion and musical excerpts.

Support

The David and Andrea Page 1797 Concert, Celebrating Music of the Renaissance, Baroque and Classical Periods


 

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Celino Romero, guitar
Sunday, April 2, 2017, 3pm

Solos, duets and ensemble pieces 
from across the guitar tradition


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