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July 31 – August 15, 2020

Fridays & Saturdays at 7 PM Pacific

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Friday July 31 7PM - Incline Village, NV Simon James, Violin
Gilles Vonsattel, Piano
Xiao-Dong Wang, Violin
Peter Wyrick, Cello
Beethoven: Serenade in D Major, Op. 25
Debussy: Danses sacrée et profane
Zabel: Fantasy on Themes from Gounod’s Faust, Op. 12, for solo harp
Brahms: Horn Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 40
Katarzyna Bryla-Weiss, Viola
Emmanuel Ceysson, Harp
David Cooper, Horn
Érik Gratton, Flute
Laura Hamilton, Violin
Friday, July 31
Saturday Aug 1 7PM -Pacific Simon James, Violin
Gilles Vonsattel, Piano
Frederica von Stade, Mezzo-Soprano*
Xiao-Dong Wang, Violin
Peter Wyrick, Cello

*Special Guest
Mozart: Quintet for Horn and Strings in E-flat Major, K. 407
French Pieces for Flute and Harp: Works by Debussy, Saint-Saëns, and Fauré
Works for Mezzo-Soprano and Piano by Offenbach, Mahler, Heggie*
Franck: Piano Quintet in f minor
Katarzyna Bryla-Weiss, Viola
Emmanuel Ceysson, Harp
David Cooper, Horn
Érik Gratton, Flute
Laura Hamilton, Viola
Jake Heggie, Piano*
Saturday, August 1
Saturday Aug 7 7PM - Incline Village, NV Nathan Hughes, Oboe
Guy Piddington, Trumpet
Daniel Khalikov, Violin
Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir, Cello
Gilles Vonsattel, Piano
Sarah Vonsattel, Violin
Vivaldi: Concerto for Bassoon and Strings in G Major, RV 492
Mozart: Oboe Quartet in F Major, K. 370
Bruch: Selections from Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano, Op. 83
Piano Solo to be Announced
Saint-Saëns: Septet in E-flat Major, Op. 65
Harrison Hollingsworth, Bassoon
Timothy Dilenschneider, Bass
Désirée Elsevier, Viola
Daniel Gilbert, Clarinet
Laura Hamilton, Viola
Kristi Helberg, Violin
Friday, August 7
Saturday Aug 8 7PM - Incline Village, NV Guy Piddington, Trumpet
Daniel Khalikov, Solo Violin
Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir, Cello
Gilles Vonsattel, Piano
Sarah Vonsattel, Violin
Bach: Concerto for Oboe and Violin in c minor, BWV 1060
Debussy, arr. K. Cooper: Sonata “No. 5” (World Premiere)
Fauré: Piano Quartet No. 1 in c minor, Op. 15
Whitney Crockett, Bassoon
Timothy Dilenschneider, Bass
Désirée Elsevier, Viola
Daniel Gilbert, Clarinet
Kristi Helberg, Violin
Nathan Hughes, Solo Oboe
Saturday, August 8
Friday Aug 14 7PM - Incline Village, NV David Chan, Violin
Katie Kadarauch, Viola
Daniel Krekeler, Bass
Donna Lee, Piano
Milan Milisavljevic, Viola
Nicholas Phan, Tenor
Catherine Ro, Violin
Maria Schleuning, Violin
Mariko Wyrick, Cello
Vaughan Williams: On Wenlock Edge, song cycle for tenor, piano, and string quartet
Dvořák: String Quintet in G Major, Op. 77
Friday, August 14
Saturday Aug 15 7PM - Incline Village, NV Rossini ed. James McSpoon: Sonata a Quattro No. 6 in D Major “La Tempesta”
Songs by Handel, Rachmaninoff, R. Strauss, and Schubert
Mendelssohn: Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20
Nicholas Phan, Tenor
Catherine Ro, Violin
Maria Schleuning, Violin
Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir, Cello
Mariko Wyrick, Cello
David Chan, Violin
Laura Hamilton, Violin
Katie Kadarauch, Viola
Daniel Krekeler, Bass
Donna Lee, Piano
Milan Milisavljevic, Viola
Laura Hamilton, Violin
Katie Kadarauch, Viola
Daniel Krekeler, Bass
Donna Lee, Piano
Milan Milisavljevic, Viola
Nicholas Phan, Tenor
Catherine Ro, Violin
Maria Schleuning, Violin
Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir, Cello
Mariko Wyrick, Cello
David Chan, Violin
Saturday, August 15

Program Details

In Everlasting Gratitude

June 27, 1945 - May 25, 2020
The Joel Revzen Legacy Fund

In honor of his vision, The Joel Revzen Legacy Fund will serve the mission of Classical Tahoe as a world-class celebration of the arts that enriches the cultural, educational, and community vitality of Lake Tahoe.

Passion and commitment to cultural development at the very highest level for the community was the impetus for beginning this program and Classical Tahoe is proud of creating an authentic, accessible and shared experience that is building a destination for lovers of classical music performed by artists of international renown from around the world,while also becoming a destination for people to share their love of the arts.

The Joel Revzen Legacy Fund has been created for donors to provide a gift to honor Maestro Revzen, Classical Tahoe’s Founding Artistic Director and Principal Conductor, his passion and vision for Classical Tahoe, and to provide for the long-term, continuing development, and sustainable future of Classical Tahoe.

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Joel Revzen - Artistic Director Maestro

Classical Tahoe Festival & Music institute

10th Anniversary

Summer 2021

Each summer, Classical Tahoe brings together America’s leading classical musicians for a three-week festival of orchestra concerts on the campus of Sierra Nevada University in Incline Village, Nev.

The Classical Tahoe Orchestra includes virtuoso musicians from orchestras such as the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, Seattle Symphony, LA Phil, and others. Highlights include world premieres by Aldo López Gavilán and Chris Brubeck, along with performances of Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Gershwin, Bernstein, Copland and more.  Classical Tahoe’s 10-concert series delights audiences with its superb musicians, an intimate pop-up concert pavilion, educational programs, and majestic setting. The Classical Tahoe Music Institute and the Brubeck Jazz Summit engage musicians and audiences of all ages and abilities.

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Inviting the finest young jazz musicians on the planet to train with top jazz professionals.

Brubeck Jazz Summit is a one-week, intensive educational program in jazz performance for thirty exceptionally talented students from throughout the world with faculty, guest artists and master teachers as a living legacy of the musician and international statesman, Dave Brubeck.

From Chris Brubeck
of Brubeck Living Legacy

“With our partners at Classical Tahoe, we are excited to bring the Brubeck family’s jazz vision to Lake Tahoe to promote awareness, interest and the understanding of jazz and its role in American and international culture.”

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