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What: Classical Revolution DC Monthly
When: Dec 2nd , 2012, 6:30pm – 10:00pm
Where: Laporta’s Restaurant and Jazz Lounge
How to get there: 3 blocks from King Street Metro
Tips: Call 703.683.6313 to reserve a table and get yourself a front row seat and mention Classical Revolution DC.
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/308429385938353/
Come for some free chamber music that celebrates the holiday spirit.
Performed by CRDC musicians and St Charles String Quartet.
Open to all musicians for chamber jam after 8pm. Bring your favorite music to play!
Programs to include

1. Selections from Nutcracker Suite by P.I. Tchaikovsky
2. Christmas Concerto by A. Correlli
3. String Quartet No.2 Op. 13 in A minor (I Adagio – Allegro) by F. Mendelssohn
4. “Troika” Op. 60 from “Lieutenant Kije” by S. Prokofiev
5.  Grand Duetto Concertante Op. 52 by Mauro Giuliani
6. “Jesus, Joy of Man’s Desiring” “Sheep May Safely Graze” “Siciliano” by J.S. Bach
7. “In A Landscape” by John Cage
And MORE!
Performers:
Yvonne Kocur, flute
Patrick Fritz, guitar
Jeni Maneva, piano
Hon-Cheong Chan, piano
St Charles String Quartet
Neil Puzon, violin
Tara Planeta, violin
Jenn Murray, viola
Kirill Romanov, cello
CHAMBER JAM after 8pm! Bring your fav sheet music and Drinks for some Holiday Cheer!

What: Classical Revolution DC – “Song and Dance”
When: March 6th, 2011, 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Where: Laporta’s Restaurant and Jazz Lounge
How to get there: 3 blocks from King Street Metro
Tips: Call 703.683.6313 to reserve a table and get yourself a front row seat and mention Classical Revolution DC.
FaceBook: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=128277747243967

Come and enjoy free chamber music presented by Classical Revolution DC: – Let’s sing to some opera Arias and romantic lyrical string quartet movements and dance to some tangos, bel canto style.

6:30 – 9pm Performance:

**The Complete Histoire du Tango by Astor Piazzolla to be performed by
Yvonne Kocur(flute) and Patrick Fritz (guitar)
i. Bordel 1900
ii. Cafe 1930
iii. Nightclub 1960
iv. Concert d’aujourd’hui

**Selected Arias from “The Magic Flute” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart performed by Claire Allen and Christian Simmelink violin duo.

**George Gershwin’s Lullaby, Astor Piazzolla’s Libertango, Wolfgang Amadeus Divertimento #3, K138(i), Bela Bartok’s Ten pieces “for Children”  to be performed by CRDC string quartet :
Solomia Gorokhivska and Claire Allen(violins), Jonathan Newmark(viola), David Rabin(cello)

**American Quartet(complete) by Antonin Dvorak and “Sway/Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White” by Pablo Beltran Luiz performed by
St Charles String Quartet
Victoria Liu (violin)
Neil Puzon (violin)
Gabe Soloff (viola)
Kirill Romanov (cello)

AND

String Quartet No. 3 in D major, Op. 44, No. 1(III,IV) by Felix Mendelssohn performed by
Tesori Chamber Players
Christopher Sanchez, violin
Christian Simmelink, violin (WPAS)
Yuri Tomenko, viola
Jihea Choi, cello

** Composer Lawrence Heinen continues his piano nocturne series #5 in F

9PM
Calling All musicians Come Jam with Us, bring your music to read with other musicians! FREE!

**Commemorating birthday of Frederic Chopin(March 1st )
1. Nocturne op. 48 no.1 in C minor
2. Danzas Argentinas (I,II) by Alberto Ginastera
performed by Hon-Cheong Chan, CRDC organizer

** 2 Schubert Songs (arranged by Raymond Soukup)-
“Lob der Thraenen” (Praise of Tears),
“An die Musik” (To Music)
performed by pianist Raymond Soukup

What: Classical Revolution DC – “To Russia With Love”
When: May 2nd, 2010, 6:30pm – 9pm
Where: Laporta’s Restaurant and Jazz Lounge
How to get there: 3 blocks from King Street Metro
Tips: Call 703.683.6313 to reserve a table and get yourself a front row seat
Question: Should I bring anything ?
Answer: Your Taste Buds but not Ear Buds!

NEWS: May 2nd Classical Revolution DC – To Russia with Love performing crews played some riveting Mendelssohn’s piano trio, powerful Shostakovich’s piano quintet, sorrowful Rachmaninoff’ Vocalise, playful Faure’s Dolly, foot-tapping Piazzolla among other pieces to a full house (60 people) Laporta’s Restaurant in Alexandria VA.
Congratulations to 3 guests including our guest pianist Phyllis Daen who won a CR CD door prize.

Join us for an evening of free chamber music including the ethereal, poignant Shastokovich’s piano quintet; a rarely heard wonderfully arranged, sublimed 2-piano version of Bach/AndersonRoeDuo “Erbarme Dich”(St Matthew Passion) and some heart wrenching + pumping tangos by Astor Piazzolla.

—Programs—-

Bach/AndersonRoe “Erbarme Dich”(St Matthew Passion) on 2 piano
Piazzolla “Milonga for Three”, “Ausencias”, “Street Tango” (flute, violin, piano, bandoneon/sax on keyboard, bass)
Rachmaninoff “Vocalise” (piano trio)
Shostakovich “Piano Quintet, I, IV, V mvmts” (piano + string quartet)
Mendelssohn “Piano Trio No. 1 / I,II movements”
Faure “Dolly Suite”(piano+ woodwind duo)
Faure “Clair de Lune” (violin/piano) “Apres un Reve”(viola/piano)
Tchaikovsky “Violin Concerto(Canzonetta)”/ “Melodie” (violin/piano)
Heinen “Lament and Caprice”(violin/piano), “Variations for Sasha”(clarinet/piano)
Lin Hai “Morning Star” (piano)

Free Classical Revolution DC CD door prize.

Performers:

Anne Bernoux, flute
Catherine Chang, piano
Hon-Cheong Chan, piano
Phyllis Daen, piano
Julie Fitzpatrick, cello
Annelisa Guries, viola
Andrew Lee, piano
AJ Marini, violin
Parke Nicholson, violin
Neil Puzon, violin
David Rabin, cello
Lisa Shiota, clarinet

Russian War Symphonies Composer Dmitri Shostakovich (Source: http://it.stlawu.edu/~rkreuzer/pmcginley/midlife.html)

Astor Piazzolla, Argentinean Tango Composer

Astor Piazzolla, Argentinean Tango Composer(Source: http://blog.smartsystemsllc.com/?tag=anush-and-inga-arshakyans&paged=2)

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