STEPHANIE JUTT AND JEFFREY SYKES - ARTISTIC DIRECTORS

2005 Festival Concerts

United Nations


Do Svidaniya, Baby

Dimitri Shostakovich: Trio, op. 67 , for piano, violin, and cello
Dimitri Shostakovich: Preludes, op. 34, arranged for flute, violin, cello, and piano
Sergei Prokofiev: Sonata, op. 94 , for flute and piano
Sergei Prokofiev: Melodies, op. 35, arranged for flute, violin, cello, and piano

Stephanie Jutt, flute
Jeffrey Sykes, piano
Suzanne Beia, violin
Parry Karp, cello

Stoughton Opera House
Stoughton
Friday, July 22, 7:30 P.M.
Pre-concert chat, 6:45-7:15 P.M.

Music Hall
UW-Madison campus
Saturday, July 23, 7:30 P.M.
Pre-concert chat, 6:45-7:15 P.M.

Hillside Theater, Taliesin
Spring Green
Sunday, July 24, 2:30P.M. and 7:30P.M.


Tour de France: At the Finish Line

André Jolivet: Chants de Linos for flute, violin, viola, cello, and harp
André Caplet: The Masque of the Red Death for harp and string quartet
Claude Debussy: Sonata for flute, viola, and harp
Gabriel Fauré: Quintet, op. 115, for piano and string quartet

Stephanie Jutt, flute
Jeffrey Sykes, piano
Suzanne Beia, violin
Leslie Shank, violin
Evelina Chao, viola
Parry Karp, cello
Heidi Krutzen, harp

Mineral Point Opera House
Mineral Point
Friday, July 29, 7:30 P.M.
Pre-concert chat, 6:45-7:15 P.M.

Music Hall
UW-Madison campus
Saturday, July 30, 7:30 P.M.
Pre-concert chat, 6:45-7:15 P.M.

Hillside Theater, Taliesin
Spring Green
Sunday, July 31, 2:30P.M. and 7:30P.M.


Hey Dude, Where’s My Sonata?

William Grant Still: Suite for violin, flute, and piano
Aaron Copland: Sextet for clarinet, piano, and string quartet
Michael Torke: Telephone Book for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano
Miguel del Aguila: Presto II for string quartet
Miguel del Aguila: Salon Buenos Aires for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, and piano

Stephanie Jutt, flute
Jeffrey Sykes, piano
Stephanie Sant’Ambrogio, violin
William Polk, violin
Kerri Ryan, viola
Anthony Ross, cello
Doris Hall-Gulati, clarinet
Miguel del Aguila, composer

Stoughton Opera House
Stoughton
Friday, August 5, 7:30 P.M.
Pre-concert chat, 6:45-7:15 P.M.

Music Hall
UW-Madison campus
Saturday, August 6, 7:30 P.M.
Pre-concert chat, 6:45-7:15 P.M.

Hillside Theater, Taliesin
Spring Green
Sunday, August 7, 2:30P.M. and 7:30P.M.

Violinist Paran Amirinazari, an avid chamber musician, is a founding member and artistic drector of the Willy Street Chamber Players. She is a former member of the Hunt String Quartet and has recently earned her Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

A native of Madison, Wisconsin, cellist TRACE JOHNSON received his Bachelor of Music in cello performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music in 2012 and was recently awarded his Master of Music degree at the Lynn Conservatory in Boca Raton, Florida. As the first place winner in the conservatory's annual concerto competition, he performed the Brahms Double Concerto with the Lynn Philharmonia in 2014. Later that fall, he won first prize in the 2014 Lyric Chamber Society of New York's chamber competition, and in 2016 he performed in a New York debut concert with fellow Lynn Conservatory musicians at the Kosciuszko Foundation. For the past two summers, Mr. Johnson has appeared in both orchestral and chamber ensembles as a fellow with the Atlantic Music Festival. He has also participated in other summer festivals including the Meadowmount School of Music, Orford Centre d'Arts, and Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music. Mr. Johnson is currently working in a variety of performing ensembles in South Florida and is a section cellist with the Symphony of the Americas in Ft. Lauderdale. Mr. Johnson is a member of the BDDS Dynamite Factory, a program featuring young artists. (Website)

Bass-Baritone TIMOTHY JONES has performed in opera houses and with symphony orchestras in the U.S., Ecuador, Mexico, and the Czech Republic. He has appeared with the Cleveland Orchestra, Dallas Symphony, St. Petersburg Chamber Orchestra, San Antonio Symphony, and the Jacksonville Symphony. In opera houses he has performed leading roles in The Marriage of Figaro, Carmen, Die Zauberflöte, Così fan tutte, Don Giovanni, Don Pasquale, La Bohème, Falstaff, Macbeth, and La Traviata. He has been a frequent guest with the Victoria Bach Festival, New Texas Festival, Round Top Music Festival, Ars Lyrica Houston, Cactus Pear Music Festival, and the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble. As a committed performer of contemporary music, Mr. Jones has commissioned and premiered many compositions by leading composers of our time. He lives in Houston, where he serves on the faculty of the University of Houston. (Website)