10th Anniversary Celebration Concert on Sunday, October 12

Dolce Suono Ensemble’s 10th anniversary season opens with a star-studded celebration concert on the Dolce Suono Ensemble Presents series on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 3:00pm at Gould Rehearsal Hall, Lenfest Hall, Curtis Institute of Music. DSE artists, returning special guests, and new friends will gather for a program of favorite works from our dazzling decade.

The program includes arias from Bach and Handel cantatas, Schubert’s sublime ensemble song Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The Shepherd on the Rock), Poulenc’s electrifying Sextet for Piano and Winds, and music by Fauré, Schulhoff, Piazzolla, Jelly Roll Morton, and Brazilian chôros.

Our artist lineup:

Sarah Shafer, soprano – Misoon Ghim, mezzo-soprano – Mimi Stillman, flute –Geoffrey Deemer, oboe – Anthony McGill, clarinet – Harrison Hollingsworth, bassoon – Shelley Showers, horn – Julia Yiying Li, violin – Born Lau, viola  Arlen Hlusko, cello – Robin Kesselman, double bass – Charles Abramovic, piano – Amy Yang, piano – Natalie Zhu, piano – Gideon Whitehead, guitar – Gabriel Globush-Hoenich, percussion

The concert will be followed by a gala reception and toast. For tickets, click here.

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Summer Concerts

Dolce Suono Ensemble’s upcoming summer engagements include the following. Hope to see you at these exciting shows!

~ Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 7:00pm – Laurel Hill Mansion, Philadelphia

Misoon Ghim, mezzo-soprano, Mimi Stillman, flute, Gideon Whitehead, guitar

~ Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 8:00pm – Kingston Chamber Music Festival, Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Kingston, RI

David Ludwig, Canzoniere for Flute and Piano with Mimi Stillman, flute and Natalie Zhu, piano at David Ludwig Composer’s Concert

~ Friday, August 1, 2014 at 8:00pm – Kingston Chamber Music Festival, University of Rhode Island

Mimi Stillman performs Beethoven, Serenade for Flute, Violin, and Viola with Jasmine Lin, violin and Che-Yen Chen, viola

~ Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 8:00pm – Kingston Chamber Music Festival, University of Rhode Island

Prokofiev, Sonata for Flute and Piano with Mimi Stillman, flute and Natalie Zhu, piano

~ Thursday, August 7-Sunday, August 10, 2014 – National Flute Association Convention, Chicago

Recital by Mimi Stillman, flute and Charles Abramovic, piano; Masterclass; Performance of Commissioned Work; Yamaha Exhibitor’s Showcase

~ Thursday, August 14-Thursday, August 21, 2014 – Lake George Music Festival, NY

Dolce Suono Ensemble in residence – Performances with Arlen Hlusko, cello and Amy Yang, piano, and LGMF artists

Individual concert details to follow

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