Music & Motion Series
All performances are on Sundays, 2:00- 3:00 pm at the Beachwood Community Center, unless otherwise noted. They are free and open to the community. Meet the musicians and enjoy tasty refreshments at a reception following concerts.
Clarinet & Piano Duo
Sunday, January 21, 2018
The Gilbert-Lee husband and wife duo comprised of Daniel Gilbert and Donna Lee will perform an hour classical concert. Gilbert was a clarinetist in The Cleveland Orchestra for twelve years. He now serves as principal clarinet in City Music. He is also a professor of clarinet at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
Pianist Donna Lee is a member of Verve Chamber Players, a recently formed ensemble-in-residence at Kent State University. Lee is also Professor of Piano at Kent State University; during the summers, she is co-director of the Piano Institute at Kent State and artist-faculty at Kent Blossom Chamber Music in Ohio.
Concert Fantasia on Themes from Verdi’s Rigoletto for Clarinet and Piano Luigi Bassi
Fantasiestucke, Op. 73 for Clarinet and Piano Robert Schumann
Zart und mit Ausdruck (1810-1856)
Rasch und mit Feuer
Piano Sonata Op. 10, No. 2 Ludwig van Beethoven
The Cape Cod Files Paquito D’Rivera
Benny (b. 1948)
Lecuonerias for solo clarinet
Sunday, February 25, 2018
Classical Revolution is a loosely bound group of classically trained musicians, freelancers, and independent artists who perform music in traditional and non-traditional venues, such as pubs, cafes, and art galleries. Many are graduates of the Cleveland Institute of Music. Their repertoire includes classical music, jazz, and contemporary compositions.