STEPHANIE JUTT AND JEFFREY SYKES - ARTISTIC DIRECTORS

BDDS 28th SEASON | NAME DROPPING

WEEK 1 June 14,15,16
Concerts in Madison and Spring Green

Violin: Axel StraussSponsored by Jane & David Villa
Cello: Jean-Michel FonteneauSponsored by James Dahlberg & Elsebet Lund
Accordion: Stas VenglevskiSponsored by Linda & Keith Clifford
Flute: Stephanie JuttSponsored by Daphne Webb & Stafford Rosenbaum LLP, Attorneys
Piano: Jeffrey Sykes – Sponsored by Ellen White & Eric Sutter

Artist Bios…


FONTENEAU OF YOUTH

Joseph Haydn: Piano Trio in E Major, Hob. XV: 28
Gabriel Fauré: Élégie, op. 24, for cello and piano – Sponsored by Ronnie Hess & Ron Rosner
Ned Rorem: Trio for flute, cello, and piano – Sponsored by Barbara Johnson
Lili Boulanger: D’un soir triste and D’un matin du printemps for piano trio
Various tangos, polkas, and other works featuring accordion

Friday, June 14, 7:30 PM, The Playhouse, Overture Center, Madison
   Free post-concert reception in Promenade Lounge
Sunday, June 16, 2:30 PM, Hillside Theater, Taliesin, Spring Green


QUADRUPLE AXEL

C.P.E. Bach: Trio Sonata in D minor, Wq.145, for flute, violin, cello, and piano
Johannes Brahms: Piano Trio in C minor, op. 101 – Sponsored by Ed Krinsky & Mary Jane Armstrong
Maurice Ravel: Sonata for violin and piano – Sponsored by Vicki & Jerry Stewart
Various tangos, polkas, and other works featuring accordion

Saturday, June 15, 7:30 PM, The Playhouse, Overture Center, Madison
Sunday, June 16, 6:30 PM, Hillside Theater, Taliesin, Spring Green


WEEK 2 June 21, 22, 23
Concerts in Madison, Stoughton, and Spring Green

Violin: Stephanie Sant’AmbrogioSponsored by Anne & Peter Wadsack
Violin: Leanne LeagueSponsored by Jun & Sandra Lee
Viola: Carol CookSponsored by Ellen Brothers
Cello: Parry KarpSponsored by Sue Cleary-Koch
Cello: Alison Rowe (Dynamite Factory Artist)Sponsored by Sarah Siskind & Joel Rogers
Flute: Stephanie Jutt – Sponsored by Ellen White & Eric Sutter
Clarinet: Alan Kay – Sponsored by Mary & Carl Gulbrandsen
Horn: Karl Kramer JohansenSponsored by Miriam Simmons
Piano: Jeffrey Sykes – Sponsored by Ellen White & Eric Sutter
Piano: Thomas Kasdorf – Sponsored by Martha & Chuck Casey

Artist Bios…


ROCK THE SYKES-O-DELIC KAS-BAH

Johann Sebastian Bach: Sonata in D Major, BWV 1028, for cello and piano
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-flat Major, K. 271 (“Jeunehomme”)
Carl Vine: Cafe Concertino for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello, and piano
Johannes Brahms: Trio in E-flat Major, op, 40, for horn, violin, and piano – Sponsored by Michael Bridgeman & Jack Holzhueter

Friday, June 21, 7:30 PM, Stoughton Opera House
Sunday, June 23, 2:30 PM, Hillside Theater, Taliesin, Spring Green


STEPH INFECTION

Franz Doppler: Nocturne, op. 19, for flute, violin, horn, and piano
Robert Schumann: Märchenerzählungen, op. 132, for clarinet, viola, and piano
Antonín Dvorák: Quartet in F Major, op. 96, for flute, violin, viola, and cello (“American”) – Sponsored by Norma & Elliott Sober
Dmitri Shostakovich: Five Pieces, op.98, for flute, clarinet, and piano
Ernst von Dohnanyi: Sextet in C Major, op. 37, for clarinet, horn, violin, viola, cello, and piano – Sponsored by Carla & Dick Love

Saturday, June 22, 7:30 PM, The Playhouse, Overture Center, Madison
Sunday, June 23, 6:30 PM, Hillside Theater, Taliesin, Spring Green


WEEK 3 June 28,29,30
Concerts in Madison, Stoughton, and Spring Green

Violin: Carmit ZoriSponsored by Richard Miller in memory of Louise O’Donnell Miller
Violin: Leanne Kelso LeagueSponsored by Jun & Sandra Lee
Viola: Toby Appel
Viola: Katrin TalbotSponsored by MJ Wiseman
Cello: Anthony Ross – Sponsored by Thomas Terry
Cello: Beth Rapier – Sponsored by Thomas Reps & Fran Wong
Flute: Stephanie Jutt – Sponsored by Ellen White & Eric Sutter
Piano: Jeffrey Sykes – Sponsored by Ellen White & Eric Sutter

Artist Bios…


AND THE TONY AWARD FOR RAPIER WIT GOES TO…

Georg Frideric Handel: Sonata in G minor, Op. 2, no. 8, for two cellos and continuo
Luigi Boccherini: Quintet in B-flat Major, G. 442, for flute, violin, viola, and two cellos – Sponsored by Claire Resop & Michael Richman
Gian Carlo Menotti: Suite for two cellos and piano
Johannes Brahms: String Sextet in G Major, op. 36 – Sponsored by Larry Bechler, in loving memory of Patty Struck

Friday, June 28, 7:30 PM, Stoughton Opera House
Sunday, June 30, 2:30 PM, Hillside Theater, Taliesin, Spring Green


THE LEGEND OF ZORI

Johannes Brahms: Sonata in G Major, Op. 78, for violin and piano
Zhou Tian: Viaje for flute and string quartet
César Franck: Piano Quintet in F minor

Saturday, June 29, 7:30 PM, The Playhouse, Overture Center, Madison
Sunday, June 30, 6:30 PM, Hillside Theater, Taliesin, Spring Green

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)