The Mount Kisco Concert Association is excited to present the concert schedule for its 2013-2014 season.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 3PM
Back by popular demand is classical guitarist Sharon Isbin, widely acclaimed for her extraordinary lyricism, technique and versatility. She is a multiple GRAMMY Award winner and has been hailed as “the pre-eminent guitarist of our time”. She is also the winner of Guitar Player magazine’s “Best Classical Guitarist” award, the Madrid Queen Sofia and Toronto Competitions, and was the first guitarist ever to win the Munich Competition. A great opening for our season!
Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 3PM
Ida & Ani Kavafian, with pianist Jonathan Feldman
Ida Kavafian enjoys an international reputation as one of the most versatile musicians performing today. With a repertoire as diverse as her talents, Ms. Kavafian has electrified stages as a recitalist as well as a soloist with major orchestras across the globe. Violinist Ani Kavafian enjoys a prolific career as a soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician. She has performed with virtually all of America’s leading orchestras, including the New York Philharmonic, Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra, Cleveland Symphony Orchestra, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Detroit Symphony Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, and many others. These sisters perform together often, usually with piano
accompaniment, and are joined by pianist Jonathan Feldman for this concert.
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 3PM
The Escher String Quartet
The Escher String Quartet has received acclaim for its individual sound, inspired artistic decisions and unique cohesiveness. Championed by members of the Emerson String Quartet, the group were proud to be BBC New Generation Artists for 2010-2012. Having completed a three-year residency as artists of The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s “CMS Two” programme, the ensemble has already performed at prestigious venues and festivals around the world including Alice Tully Hall, the 92nd Street Y and Symphony Space in New York, Kennedy Center, the Louvre, Ravinia and Caramoor Festivals, Music@Menlo, West Cork Chamber Music Festival, Wigmore Hall, the City of London Festival and a tour of China including Beijing, Shanghai and Hangzhou.
* Directions to the homes where these concerts will be performed will be provided with your tickets.
* Links to artists' websites are available above by clicking on "ARTISTS".