aug 11

"East Meets West"

Smetana: Overture to The Bartered Bride
Janáček: A Far Cry, Idyll Suite for String Orchestra
Kodály: Dances of Marosszék
Brubeck: Double Concerto for Violin and Cello
Jaime Laredo, violin – Sharon Robinson, cello

Beginning with the foot-stomping dance rhythms and flowing melodies of full-blooded Czech and Hungarian music by composers Smetana, Janacek and Kodaly, the season is then capped with a World Premiere – Chris Brubeck’s Double Concerto for Violin and Cello, co-commissioned by Classical Tahoe expressly for the guest artists Jaime Laredo, violin and Sharon Robinson, cello.

special guest artists

Jaime Laredo and Sharon Robinson

violin and cello

view Jaime Laredo's bio view Sharon Robinson's bio

Repertoire and Guest Artists subject to change.