2017 – 2018 SEASON SCHEDULE

All concerts are held on Sundays at 4 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church (3241 Brush Drive, Falls Church, VA 22042)

Concerts are fully funded by donations. A donation of $20 helps us to defray costs, and will allow us to continue to provide fine concerts.

 

September 17, 2017

Spirito Piano Duo

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Spirito Piano Duo consists of pianists Victoria Wyatt & Mariko Hiller. The duo has entertained the Odeon audience with many delightful programs in past.

Program:

Six Etudes in the Form of a Canon / R. Schumann /arr. for two pianos by C. Debussy

American Dance Suite for two pianos  / Julia Smith

Three Waltzes for two pianos / arranged by G. Anderson

Paganini Variations for two pianos / W. Lutoslawski

“Symphonic Dances from West Side Story” for two pianos / L. Bernstein

 

October 15, 2017

Marianna Prjevalskaya, pianist

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Praised by critics as “a grand pianist” (Il Cittadino, Italy) and a “master of piano” (Music Magazine ‘Auditorium’, Korea), Marianna Prjevalskaya captivates audiences with emotional intensity, maturity, richness and beauty of tone. Originally scheduled Sejoon Park, pianist, will not be able to perform this time due to an injury.  Thank you, Marianna for providing us a beautiful program in a short notice.

Program:

Four Mazurkas / Chopin

Sonata in A major, Op. 2 No. 2 / Beethoven

Three Preludes from Book 2 / Debussy

Two Rhapsodies, Op. 79 / Brahms

Fantasy Op. 49, in F minor / Chopin

 

November 12, 2017

Last Stand Quartet

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Last Stand Quartet is composed of prominent musicians from the National Symphony Orchestra: Joel Fuller & Alexandra Osborne, violins; Mahoko Eguchi, viola, and Rachel Young, cello. LSQ enjoys sharing passion for chamber music with their audience. Welcome back to Odeon!

 

January 21, 2018

Mixed Company (Flute, Bassoon & Harp trio)

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Washington, D.C.’s top musicians, flutist Carole Bean, bassoonist Maude Fish, and harpist  Michelle Lundy will present music of Andre Jolivet’s  “Pastorales de Noel”, a transcription of 16th Century Lute pieces, and works by Debussy, Faure, Piazzola, Rivera, and Lori Laitman. Welcome to their first appearance with Odeon!

 

February 11, 2018

Kostov & Valkov Duo (cello & piano)

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 Cellist Lachezar Kostov & pianist Viktor Valkov are a power duo who create powerful statements and maintain a high energy level throughout their program. Lachezar is Assistant Principal Cellist with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. A native of Bulgaria, Viktor is a winner of multiple International Competitions.  Welcome to Odeon!

Check them out on this Youtube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5M7u2YA81bw

April 8, 2018

Alon Goldstein, piano 

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Alon Goldstein is one of the most original and sensitive pianists of his generation, admired for his musical intelligence, dynamic personality, artistic vision, and his innovative programming.  We are lucky to have the opportunity to hear Alon in this intimate setting.  Don’t miss this!

May 6, 2018

The Vivaldi Project  

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The Vivaldi Project consists of Elizabeth Field & Allison Edberg Nyquist, violin, and Stephanie Vial, cello. They are often joined by William Simms on lute, theorbo, or baroque guitar; and Anne Trout on string bass.  Praised for its brilliant and expressive playing, The Vivaldi Project presents innovative programs of Baroque and Classical string repertoire that combine scholarship and performance to both educate and delight audiences. You will enjoy their stunning ensemble and artistry.