Gather Round

Join us for the second concert of our inaugural season of Chamber Music at Bethany. Come out of the cold for a program of warmth and friendship in cosy, intimate surroundings. Co-Artistic Director Tim Munro will be joined by some of Chicago’s finest chamber musicians in music for winds and strings, including Mozart’s beloved Clarinet Quintet, with clarinetist Cory Tiffin, and a quirky suite by Telemann.

WHEN

Sunday Jan. 28th, 2017 at 5pm

WHAT

Beethoven: Serenade in D major for flute, violin, viola
Mozart: Quartet in D major for flute and strings
Telemann: Ouverture à 5 in F Major for sextet
Mozart: Quintet in A major for clarinet and strings

WHO

Cory Tiffin, clarinet
Tim Munro, flute
Dmitri Pogorelov, violin
Yvonne Lam, violin
Aurelien Pederzoli, viola
Paul Dwyer, cello

About The Artists

Violist Aurelien Pederzoli, a graduate of the Paris Conservatory, is a past member of the Grammy Nominated Spektral Quartet, and performs with the Black Oak Ensemble with Desiree Ruhstrat and David Cunliffe from the Lincoln trio.

Violinist Dmitri Pogorelov is the first violinist of the Kontras String Quartet, and has appeared around the world as a soloist, chamber musician, educator and orchestra leader.

Violinist Yvonne Lam, a member of the multi-Grammy-Award-winning chamber ensemble Eighth Blackbird, has captivated audiences worldwide with her intelligent musicianship and boundary-pushing performance aesthetic.

Cellist Paul Dwyer brings to life everything from early music on baroque cello to brand new works by young composers. He is Assistant Principal Cellist of the Lyric Opera of Chicago, and a founding member of Diderot String Quartet and ACRONYM.

Cory Tiffin is the principal clarinetist of the Las Vegas Philharmonic, and has appeared with numerous other orchestras throughout the country. As the founding member of the Chicago-based Anaphora Ensemble, Tiffin curated, commissioned and performed a diverse array of works from classical to contemporary to performance art.