2015

 

Thursday, January 8 at 10:00 a.m.
Naperville MTA, lecture-recital

 

Thursday, January 15 at 10:30 a.m.
Salt Creek MTA, lecture-recital

 

Friday, March 20

Judge, Merit School Young Musician Competition

 

Saturday, March 28 at 11:45 a.m.

Live from Gottlieb, Merit School, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Wednesday, April 1 at 5:30 p.m.

Benefit for the Chicago Chamber Music Society. With violinist Liz Stein and cellist Bill Cernota.Dixon Stein Strings, 410 S Michigan Ave #801, Chicago

 

Friday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m.
Keys to Excellence at Drake, Drake University, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Sunday, April 19
Judge, Berkley-Pendell Piano Competition

 

Thursday, April 30 at 3:00 p.m.
G. Gershwin International Competition, Jury Concert, Brooklyn, NY, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Firday and Saturday, May 1 and 2
Judge, G. Gershwin International Competition, Brooklyn, NY

 

Sunday, June 14

Grand Opening Concert, Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar Ln, Northbrook, IL.

 

Sunday, June 21
Make Music Chicago, with the Pianissimo Ensemble

     2:30 p.m. 

     DePaul University Concert Hall

     804 West Belden Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60614

 

     4:00 pm

     900 North Michigan Shops, Level 6
     Chicago, IL 60611

Works for Two Pianos, Four Hands and Two Pianos, Eight Hands by Smetana, Beethoven, Saint-Saens, Schubert, Bizet, Strauss, Debussy, Lutoslawski, Rachmaninoff, Gershwin and more!

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

 

Saturday, September 12 at 8:00 pm
Recital, Gottlieb Hall, Merit School of Music with the Pianissimo Ensemble

 

Wednesday, September 16 at 12:15 p.m.

Wednesday Concert Series, Cathedral of St. John's the Evangelist, EStrella Piano Duo

812 North Jackson Street, Milwaukee, WI

 

Friday, September 18 at 7:30 pm

WFMT Bach Keyboard Series, Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E. 60th Street, Chicago. Mini-recital featuring little-known Bach keyboard compositions.

 

Saturday, October 3 at 4 pm

Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring and Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun. EStrella Duo is featured as part of Grinell College Center for the Humanities Symposium on Diaghilev, Stravinksy and Balanchine.  

Sebring-Lewis Recital Hall, Bucksbaum Center for the Arts, Grinell, IA

 

Friday, October 9 at 7:00 pm

Recital, Fulton Hall, the University of Chicago, with violinist Marta Szlubowska. Music of Polish composers

 

Sunday, October 11 at 2:00 pm

Arts Fall, Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar Ln, Northbrook, IL, with violinist Marta Szlubowska. Music of Polish composers

 

Monday, October 19 at 10:45 am

Northwest Suburban MTA, lecture:  "Psychology of Practice and Performance".  Rolling Meadows Library, 3110 Martin Lane, Rolling Meadows, IL

 

Friday, November 13 at 10:30 am

Lecture, "Teaching the Savler Competition Repertoire", CAMTA. PianoForte Chicago, 1335 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago

 

Sunday, November 15 at 2:00 pm

Recital, EStrella Duo, Gail Borden Public Library, 270 N. Grove Ave.Elgin, IL

 

Wednesday, November 18 at 4 pm

Masterclass, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

 

Monday, November 21 at 6:00 pm

Works of Polish composers.   Paderewski Birthday Celebration, Polish Museum of America.  984 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 

 

Monday, November 23 at 8:00 pm

Recital, EStrella Duo, Lang Hall, Hunter College, NY

 

Tuesday, November 24 at 11:00 am

Masterclass, EStrella Duo, Hunter College, NY

 

Sunday, December 6 at 2:00 pm

Arts Fall, Northbrook Public Library, 1201 Cedar Ln, Northbrook, IL, EStrella Piano Duo.

 

Monday, December 7 time TBA

Masterclass, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN  

 

Saturday, December 12 time TBA

German-American Heritage Museum. EStrella Piano Duo

719 6th Street NW, Washington, DC

Mozart, Schubert, Schumann, Mendelssohn, Gershwin and more

 

Sunday, December 13 at 3:00pm
German Society of Pennsylvania, EStrella Piano Duo. 

Der Versammlungssaal, 611 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia PA

Mozart, Schubert, Schumann, Mendelssohn, Gershwin and more

2014

 

Thursday, January 30 at 4:15 p.m. 
Tea-time Concert Series, Fulton Hall, University of Chicago 
Music of Franz Schubert

 

Saturday, February 1
10th Annual Schubertiade, PianoForte Studios (1335 S. Michigan Ave.)
Opera arias and lieder with bass-baritone Andrew Schultze, Schubert-Liszt transcriptions with T. Daniel Productions (mime)

 

Wednesday, March 19 at 7 p.m.
Illinois Wesleyan University
Lecture-recital Fairy Godmothers, Mysterious Rites, and Irresistible fruit: Russian 20th century ballet music

 

Saturday, March 22 at 12 noon
Live from Gottlieb, Merit School of Music, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Wednesday, March 26 at 8 a.m.
2014 MTNA National Conference
Lecture-recital Fairy Godmothers, Mysterious Rites, and Irresistible fruit: Russian 20th century ballet music

 

Friday, March 28 at 2:30 p.m.
Masterclass, Ball State University School of Music, Muncie, IN

 

Friday, April 4 at 3:15 p.m.
Recital and Masterclass, Wheaton College

 

Monday and Tuesday, April 14-15
Recital and Masterclass, Rutgers University, NJ, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Friday, April 18 at 1 p.m.
Chicago's Watershed Project Masterclass, Performance Hall, UChicago Logan Center for the Arts
EStrella Piano Duo and Clinard Dance Theater

 

Saturday, May 10 at 7:30 p.m.
Chicago Syntagma Musicum, Bond Chapel, University of Chicago (harpsichord)

 

Sunday, May 11 at 3 p.m.
Chicago Syntagma Musicum, St. Mark's Church, Evanston (harpsichord)

 

Sunday, May 18
German Society of Pennsylvania, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Monday, May 19
Meadow Lakes Community Concerts, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Wednesday, June 11 at 12:15 p.m.
Wednesday Concert Series, Cathedral of St. John's the Evangelist, Milwaukee, EStrella Piano Duo

 

June 26-28
Chicago's Watershed, UChicago Logan Center for the Arts
EStrella Piano Duo and Clinard Dance Theater

 

Thursday, July 15 at 10 a.m.
Merit School of Music, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Saturday, October 18 at 3 p.m.
PianoForte Chicago Family Concerts, with T. Daniel Mime theater

 

Sunday, November 2 at 2 p.m.
Arts Alive! Series, Rolling Meadows Library, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Thursday, November 6 at 11:30 a.m.
Masterclass, Elmhurst College

 

Sunday, November 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Elmhurst College, EStrella Piano Duo

2013

 

Sunday, December 8 at 2 p.m. 
Sunday Afternoon Concerts, Gail Borden Public Library, EStrella Duo

 

Sunday, December 13 at 11 a.m. 
CAMTA, PianoForte Chicago, Lecture-recital Fairy Godmothers, Mysterious Rites, and Irresistible fruit: Russian 20th century ballet music

 

Thursday, January 29 at 12:15 p.m. 
Recital, Noontime Concerts Series, University of Chicago

With Violist Doyle Armbrust, music of Soviet composers

 

Sunday, March 17 at 2 p.m.
Two Piano Festival, Northbrook Public Library, EStrella Duo

 

Monday, Apri1 1 at 6:30 p.m.
Northern Illinois University, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Saturday, April 6 at 12 p.m.
Live from Gottlieb, Merit School, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Sunday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m.
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Saturday, April 13.and

Sunday, April 14
Chicago Syntagma Musicum ensemble (harpsichord)
Edgebrook Lutheran Church and Grace Lutheran Church, Sacred Music by the BACH family,

 

Sunday, April 21 at 5:30 p.m.
Logan Performance Hall, University of Chicago, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Wednesday, May 1 and Thursday, May 2
Recital and masterclass, University of Arkansas

 

Friday, June 7 at 12:15 p.m.
PianoForte Salon Live Series broadcast on WFMT FM, The Rite of Spring

 

Sunday, August 18 
Arts Alive Series, Rolling Meadows Library 

Chicago Syntagma Musicum (harpsichord)

 

Saturday, October 5 
Judge, ISMTA District Auditions

 

Saturday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m. 
Franz Liszt Birthday, American Liszt Society, Nichols Concert Hall

 

Sunday, October 27 at 3 p.m. 
Harris Theater, Chicago
Chicago Syntagma Musicum, music of Purcell

 

Friday, November 1 at 12 p.m. 
Noontime Concerts, Fourth Presbyterian Church, EStrella Piano Duo

2012

 

Thursday, January 12 at 12:15 p.m.
University of Chicago Noontime Series, with Andrew Schultze

 

Saturday, January 21, Sunday, January 22 
Music in the Loft, Belsky/Maxwell Piano Duo

 

Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3
Stickley Piano Competition, Indiana, Judge

 

Sunday, March 11 at 3 p.m.
Rockefeller Chapel, Harpsichord concert with Chicago Syntagma Musicum (harpsichord)

 

Sunday, March 25 at 2 p.m.
Northbrook Two-Piano Festival, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Tuesday, April 3 at 6:30 pm
A Celebration of Chicago Composer Edward Joseph Collins, Ganz Hall

 

May 23-27
Chicago Amateur Piano Competition, Judge

 

Saturday, September 29 at 3 p.m. 
Recital, PianoForte Family Series

 

Sunday, September 30 
Judge, Northeast District Auditions, ISMTA

 

Saturday, November 3 
Lecture, Mississippi Music Teachers Association convention

 

Sunday, November 4 at 2 p.m.
Recital and masterclass, University of Southern Mississippi

 

Wednesday, November 7 at 12:15 p.m.
Recital, Cardinal Stritch University, WI, EStrella Piano Duo

 

Friday, November 9 
Lecture, Chicago Area Music Teachers Association 

 

Thursday, November 22 
Recital, University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong

 

Saturday, November 24 
Recital, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan

 

Sunday, November 25 
Judge, Taiwan-Asia Piano Open Competition, Taiwan

 

Monday, November 26 
Lecture, Tainan Music Center, Taiwan