Rocky Mount is having a new event and excitement is running high. We are fortunate to have with us at Rocky Mount the FRANZ SCHUBERT'S QUINTET IN C MAJOR, OPUS 163 on the Mountains Chamber Ensemble.
We are honored to have violinist, Sean Claire, who is in his third year as Concertmaster of the Symphony of the Mountains. Claire is a native of California and at the age of 16, he was admitted to San Diego State University with a full scholarship to study with Professor Michael Tseitlin.
Violinist Ilia Steinschneider was born in Moscow, Russia where he attended the Moscow Conservatory. In Moscow he studied violin with 'Tatyana Vladimirova, Ludmila Slavianova, and many others too numerous to name. He came to the states where he received his Master's Degree in music from Boston University.
Pianist and soloist, Emil Kagawa is a native of Osaka, Japan, and has traveled extensively throughout the USA, Canada, Italy and Japan. Ms. Kagawa has participated in the world premiers of composers of our time. She is currently on the piano faculty of St. Joseph University in Philadelphia, PA, and Music Arts School of Oak Ridge. Ms. Kagawa is a winner of numerous national and international competitions.
Ms. Jeanine Wilkinson is an accomplished cellist, an active performer, teacher, and administrator. Since 2005, she has served as section cellist in the Symphony of the Mountains, Roanoke Symphony Orchestra, among others. In 2005, she was invited to perform with the National Repertory Orchestra Music Festival under the direction of Carl Topilow.
Cellist, Mathew Wilkinson, is a native of Peoria, Illinois, and now resides in Knoxville, TN, receiving his Masters and teaching certificate at the University of Tennessee. He is a regular member of the Oak Ridge Symphony and Principal Cellist of the Symphony of the Mountains.
What: Music on the Mount featuring the Symphony on the Mountains Chamber Ensemble
Where: Rocky Mount Auditorium, Rocky Mount Museum, 200 Hyder Hill Rd., Piney Flats, TN
Date & Time: September 15, 2013 – 3:00 PM
For tickets call (423) 538 7396