Waterford Concert Series 2019 Season
Season Subscriptions and Individual Performance tickets available now!
Sponsored by the Betty McGowin CharitableTrust.
Sunday, March 17, 2019, 4.00 PM
The string quartet Brooklyn Rider offers a wide repertoire and gripping performances that get rave reviews from classical, world and rock critics alike. Johnny Gandelsman and Colin Jacobsen, violins, Nicholas Cords, viola, and Michael Nicolas, cello, are Brooklyn Rider, “a vital and creative 21st century ensemble.” (NPR)
Sponsored by Loudoun Mutual Insurance Company.
Sunday April 7, 2019, 4:00 pm
Camerata RCO was formed by members of the famed Royal Concert-gebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam to share their delight in chamber music with a special focus on winds and strings. The USA Tour includes works by Dohanyi, Bartok, Brahms, Mozart and others. A Washington Post critic praised their “sophisticated, expressive music making….”
Sponsored by The Family of Alfred P. Dennis, Virginia Friend.
Domingo-Cafritz Young Artists
Sunday September 22, 2019, 4.00pm
Talented young opera professionals together with an opera star (to be announced) will sing and perform highlights from grand opera, and more!
Sponsored by Connie Eaton and Bill Hart, Jill Beach.
George Li, Pianist
Sunday, October 20, 2019 4 pm Winner of a silver medal at the 2015 International Tchaikovsky Competition, George Li won an Avery Fisher Career grant in 2016. He gave his first public concert age 10. Now 23 and a student at Harvard, George Li is on his way to the top. He has “staggering technical prowess, a sense of command, and depth of expression.”(The Washington Post)
Sponsored by Presidential Bank.
American Brass Quintet
Sunday, November 10, 2019, 4 pm
Internationally celebrated as “the high priests of brass” (Newsweek), the American Brass Quintet (ABQ) is the most distinguished of all brass quintets. ABQ performs worldwide and has recorded almost sixty CDs. Kevin Cobb and Louis Hanzlik, trumpets, Eric Reed, horn, Michael Powell, trombone, and John D. Rojak, bass trombone, are the current members of ABQ.