Dvořák & Schubert

Dig deep into Schubert’s fantastical fever dreams of contemplating death, played out in tender tones by a quartet of strings. Dvořák, meanwhile, offers a haughty serenade full of life and regimental style, contrasting Schubert's haunting melodies.

Chamber Series

Dates and Tickets

  • 30 Oct (Tue) 2018 7:30PM
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Running time

1 hour, 45 minutes

Doors open

1 hour, 30 minutes prior to performance

Location

Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall - Benaroya Hall

Performers

Natasha Bazhanov

Second Violin

Born in Ekaterinburg, Russia, Natasha Bazhanov began playing violin at the age of 5. 

Artur Girsky

Second Violin

Born in Riga, Latvia, into a family of violinists, Artur Girsky began playing violin at age 5.

Mae Lin

First Violin

Mae Lin joined the Seattle Symphony in 2008 as a member of the second violin section. Having grown up in Bellevue, she was very excited to return home to join her hometown symphony.

Sayaka Kokubo

Viola

Born in Tokyo, Japan, Kokubo joined the Seattle Symphony in 2007.

Meeka Quan DiLorenzo

Cello

Before joining the Seattle Symphony in 2009, Assistant Principal Cello Meeka Quan DiLorenzo held the title of Associate Principal Cello of the Utah Symphony for five seasons.

Eric Han

Cello

Korean-born Canadian cellist Eric Han made his concerto debut with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra at the age of 14.

Travis Gore

Bass

Travis Gore maintains a reputation in the classical and indie rock/pop world. Along with having performed with artists on records by recording artists Bryan John Appleby and Hey Marseilles, he is also producer and composer of his own alt/prog project Feeds On Majesty.

Chengwen Winnie Lai

Oboe

Mary Lynch

Oboe

Mary Lynch joined the Seattle Symphony as Principal Oboe in 2014. She previously held the position of Second Oboe with The Cleveland Orchestra and has toured internationally with both The Cleveland Orchestra and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.

Laura DeLuca

Clarinet-E-Flat Clarinet

Clarinetist Laura DeLuca joined the Seattle Symphony in 1986. She is also a co-founding member of Seattle Chamber Players, a contemporary music ensemble formed in 1989, boasting nearly 100 commissioned works.

Benjamin Lulich

Clarinet

Benjamin Lulich is the newly appointed Principal Clarinet of the Seattle Symphony.

Seth Krimsky

Bassoon

Bassoonist and composer Seth Krimsky has been with the Seattle Symphony since 1986, and was appointed Principal Bassoon in 1990. 

Paul Rafanelli

Bassoon

Over more than 20 seasons with the Seattle Symphony, bassoonist Paul Rafanelli has performed frequently on the orchestra’s Chamber series.

Jenna Breen

Horn

Australian horn player Jenna Breen began her musical education aged 9 on the flute, a year later taking up her now preferred instrument, the French horn. Throughout her school years she developed her love for music through participation in various youth and community ensembles, always wanting to pursue a career in this field.

Jonathan Karschney

Horn

Jonathan Karschney continues with the Seattle Symphony as Assistant Principal Horn, a position he has held on temporary contract from 2010–2015.

John Turman

Horn

Prior to becoming a member of the Seattle Symphony, John Turman was awarded the position of principal horn of the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra in the spring of 2015.

Program

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Paul Hindemith

String Trio No. 1

Antonín Dvořák

Wind Serenade in D minor

Franz Schubert

"Death and the Maiden"