Regular Concert Series

The regular Concert Series are held Fridays and Sundays at the Highlands Performing Arts Center; Saturdays and Mondays are at the Albert Carlton Library in Cashiers. The schedule of concerts follows.

 

Tickets available on-line April 15, 2018

 

Opening Concerts: July 6 – 9

Friday, July 6 – 6 PM Highlands
Saturday, July 7 – 5 PM Cashiers

 

"Sibling Rivalry – Triple Trouble!"
Rachmaninoff, Smetana, De Falla, Moszkowski

David Coucheron, violin; Julie Coucheron, piano; Kate Ransom, violin; William Ransom, piano; Helen Kim, violin; Michael Kim, piano

 

Sunday, July 8 – 5 PM Highlands
Monday, July 9 – 5 PM Cashiers

 

"Songs of Norway"

Lalo: Rhapsodie Norwegienne

Halvorsen: Concert Caprice and Passacaglia

Grieg: String Quartet in G Minor

David Coucheron, violin, Julie Coucheron, piano; Kate Ransom, violin; Charae Krueger, cello; Julianne Lee, violin; William Ransom, piano

 

Performers
From Left: David & Julie Coucheron-together, William Ransom, Kate Ransom, Helen Kim, Michael Kim, Charae Krueger, Julianne Lee

Week Two: July 13 –16

Friday, July 13 – 6 PM Highlands
Saturday, July 14 – 5 PM Cashiers

 

"Mentors and Protegees"

String Quartets of Haydn and Ravel
Brahms: String Sextet in Bb

American String Quartet; Yinzi Kong, viola;
Guang Wang, cello

Sunday, July 15 – 5 PM Highlands
Monday, July 16 – 5 PM Cashiers

 

"Jazz Meets Classics: Songs of Love"

William Ransom, piano with Bradley Howard, tenor;
Gary Motley, piano with Johnaye Kendrick, vocalist

 

Performers
From Left: American String Quartet, Yinzi Kong, Guang Wang, William Ransom, Bradley Howard, Gary Motley, Johnaye Kendrick

Week Three: July 20-23

Friday, July 20 – 6 PM Highlands
Saturday, July 21 – 5 PM Cashiers

 

An Evening of Concertos

Bach: Italian Concerto

Saint Saens: Cello Concerto in A Minor

Bruch: Violin Concerto in G Minor

Philippe Quint, violin; Elizabeth Pridgen, piano; Ani Aznavoorian, cello

 

Sunday, July 22 – 5 PM Highlands
Monday, July 23 – 5 PM Cashiers

 

Beethoven: Sonata in G Major, Op. 30, #3

Cassado: Sonata for Solo Cello

Brahms: Trio in C Major, Op. 87

Philippe Quint, violin; Ani Aznavoorian, cello; Elizabeth Pridgen, piano

Performers
From Left: Philippe Quint, Ani Aznavoorian, Elizabeth Prodgen

Week Four: July 27-30

Friday, July 27 – 6 PM Highlands
Saturday, July 28 – 5 PM Cashiers

 

"Best of Beethoven-Concertgebouw Preview"

Piano Trio in Bb Major, "Archduke"

String Quartet in Bb Major, Op. 130

Vega String Quartet; William Ransom, piano; Helen Kim, violin; Charae Krueger, cello

 

Sunday, July 29 – 5 PM Highlands
Monday, July 30 – 5 PM Cashiers

 

"Schubertiade"

Rondo in A Major for Piano, Four-hands

Sonata in A Major for Viola and Piano, "Arpeggione"

Piano Sonata in A Major

David Deveau, piano; Yinzi Kong, viola; William Ransom, piano

 

Performers
From Left: Vega String Quartet, William Ransom, Helen Kim, David Deveau, Yinzi Kong, Charae Krueger

Week Five: August 3-6

Friday, August 3 – 6 PM Highlands
Saturday, August 4 – 5 PM Cashiers

 

"Dynamic Duo"

Boccherini: Sonata in C Major

Prokofiev: Piano Sonata #7 in Bb Major

Rachmaninoff: Sonata in G Minor
Zuill Bailey, cello; Natasha Paremski, piano

 

 

Sunday, August 5 – 5 PM Highlands
Monday, August 6 – 5 PM Cashiers

 

Beethoven: Trio in Bb Major, Op. 11

Bach: Suite for Cello Solo

Brahms: Trio in A Minor

Zuill Bailey, cello; Natasha Paremski, piano; Richard Stoltzman, clarinet

 

Performers
From Left: Zuill Bailey, Natasha Paremski, Richard Stoltzman

Final Gala Concert & Dinner

Sunday, August 12th at 5 PM

 

The Pinchas Zukerman Trio

Ludwig van Beethoven: Allegretto in B-flat Major, Wo0 39

Anton Arensky: Piano Trio in D Minor, Op. 32

Felix Mendelssohn: Trio in D Minor, Op. 49

Performers
Zukerman Trio


Dinner follows at Highlands Falls Country Club

 


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Tel: 828-526-9060      Fax: 828-526-4893      Email: hccmfnc@gmail.com
507 Chestnut Street/P.O. Box 1702 - Highlands, NC 28741

 

 

 

 

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