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Eleven violinists and a pianist comprise the award-winning Siberian Virtuosi, the State Ensemble of the Republic of Sakha, acclaimed for their energy, unique arrangements and virtuosity. The ensemble has gained an increasing popularity in Russia and around the world since it was founded in 1994, winning numerous international awards in Russia, France, Italy and Hungary. Their eclectic repertoire combines Bach, Tchaikovsky, Vivaldi with de Sarasate, Shor, Sibelius and many more. During this concert, you’ll not only hear the Siberian Virtuosi’s masterful execution of well-known classical pieces, but you’ll also enjoy music by special guests and featured clarinetist Julian Milkis.
Location: The Village Church on The Island
Price: $40 per ticket
Phone: (239) 454-2067
The Chrysalis Chamber Players is a nonprofit chamber music ensemble offering a kaleidoscope of high-caliber chamber music. Its members and founders are from South Florida, featuring trumpeter Mary Elizabeth Bowden, flutist Meghan Brachle and pianist Catherine Lan. The group collaborates with a variety of other musicians in innovative programs in Florida and across the country, performing a range of works by classical and contemporary composers at venues including the Marlboro Music Festival, Banff Centre for the Arts, Verbier and Lucerne Festivals in Switzerland, and with the Louisville, Naples, New World and Richmond symphonies, among others.
Mary Elizabeth Bowden is principal trumpet of the Sarasota Opera Orchestra and the Artosphere Festival Orchestra. Meghan Brachle has performed with the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra, New World Symphony, Boca Sinfonia, Symphony of the Americas and the Ars Flores Symphony Orchestra. Catherine Lan conducts master classes in the United States, Singapore and Thailand, and serves on the faculty of Broward College and Palm Beach Atlantic University. A co-founder/artistic director of Beaux Arts Chamber Music Series in Naples, Catherine also performs with Steinway Artist Tao Lin as Duo Beaux Arts.
Location: Grand Cypress Room at the Woodlands
Price: $30 per ticket
Phone: (239) 454-2067