2016-2017 Season | Past Artists
Performances will take place at the Visual and Performing Arts Center on the WCSU Westside Campus. Please refer to the directions page for more information.
*Please note that artists and performance dates are subject to change.
Russian String Orchestra
Sunday, October 16, 2016, at 3 p.m.
Formerly known as Chamber Orchestra Kremlin, this ensemble—still under the baton of founder/music director Misha Rachlevsky—features some of Russia’s finest young string players who impress audiences the world over.
“The players showed off their polished technique and tonal beauty”
–The New York Times
Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner, pianist
Sunday, November 13, 2016, at 3 p.m.
This ground-breaking prodigy—the youngest ever admitted to the Juilliard School’s College Division—has performed to acclaim around the world and captured the Gilmore Young Artist award, bestowed on the most promising American pianists of the new generation.
“A virtuosic pianist who, at 19, already has built an amazing résumé…”
–The Met Museum blog
Sunday, April 2, 2017, at 3 p.m.
Pianist Michael Brown (a DCA “alumnus”) teams up with violinist Elena Urioste and cellist Nicholas Canellakis, “young award-winning musicians who wow the audience with their musicianship and stage presence.”
“Sunday’s program was a delight from the first to the last note.”
–Vancouver Recital Society newsletter
Fine Arts Quartet with pianist Alon Goldstein
Sunday, May 21, 2017, at 3 p.m.
A “dream team” of diverse, fiercely talented musicians whose instantly identifiable sound of “intense beauty restores and enriches,” will be joined by Israeli-American pianist Alon Goldstein, lauded for his “impeccable technical polish and sensitive musical intelligence.”.
“One of the gold-plated names in chamber music.”
–The Washington Post