30th Anniversary Concert Classical Saturday, July 22, 7 p.m. Silent Auction Night
In celebration of Strings 30th Anniversary, beloved musicians from the Festival's past and present return to Steamboat. The chamber music celebration includes pieces from Strings' first season at Steamboat Athletic Club and welcomes back long-time commentator Ken Greene.
This program honors Strings' first-ever season in 1988. The Paganini Caprice No. 24 was the first piece performed at the first Strings concert, and the Beethoven trio was performed on Strings' first-ever Saturday concert.
Chee-Yun, violin Yizhak Schotten, Claude Sim, viola Sara Sant'Ambrogio, Anne Martindale Williams, cello Mark Nuccio, clarinet Wendy Chen, Katherine Collier, David Deveau, piano Ken Greene, concert commentator
BEETHOVEN Trio in B-flat Major for Clarinet, Cello, and Piano, Op. 11 (Williams, Nuccio, Deveau) PAGANINI Caprice in No. 24 in A minor, Op. 1 (Chee-Yun, Chen) PIAZZOLLA (arr. GUBAIDULINA) Le Grand Tango (Chee-Yun, Chen) PROKOFIEV (arr. BORISOVSKY) Four Movements from BRAHMS Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25 (Chee-Yun, Sim, Sant'Ambrogio, Chen)