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With her beautifully shaped performace...Caroline Stinson captured full attention.--Kolner Stadt-Anzeiger


2012-2013 Season

Recording: Ensemble Meme
Friday, September 21st, 2012
Chamber Music of Gabriella Lena Frank for Albany Records
with Harumi Rhodes and Austin Hartman, violins; Liuhwen Tang, viola and Molly Morkoski, piano
Judith Sherman producing

Concerto: Syracuse University Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, September 23rd, 2012 at 6PM
James Tapia, artistic director Lutoslawski Concerto for cello Setnor Auditorium, Crouse College,
Syracuse University

Perspectives Ensemble: The Morgan Library
Friday, September 28th, 2012 at 7:30PM
The music of Montsalvatge: Song of the Birds, Concertino 13 Premiere recordings for Naxos of these works.

String Octet with Tori Amos, singer/songwriter
Friday October 5th, 2012 at 8PM and Monday, October 8th, 2012 at 8PM
Oct. 5th: LPR (le Poisson Rouge), NYC Oct. 8th: Infinity Hall, Norfolk, CT

Musicale for the Stamford Symphony
Friday, November 2nd, 2012 at 7:30PM
Manuel De Falla Suite Populaire Espagnole

Principal Cello, Stamford Symphony
Saturday and Sunday, November 3rd/4th 2012 at 8PM/3PM
Piazzolla Four Seasons, Jalbert, Dorman, Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 Palace Theatre,
Stamford, CT

Syracuse University Composition Faculty Recital
Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 at 8PM
Daniel S. Godfrey's Dark and Quiet for solo cello; Andrew Waggoner's The Approach for Soprano and String Quartet with Janet Brown, soprano; Harumi Rhodes and Andrew Waggoner violins and Eric Gustavson, viola Setnor Auditorium
Syracuse University

Gala Fundraising Concert
Weekend of Chamber Music
Sunday, December 2nd, 2012 at 4PM
Weekend of Chamber Music
Private residence, Park Slope
For details and tickets please email.

Recording: Lark Quarte+ with Yousif Sheronick
Thursday, December 13th, 2012
John Adams' Book of Alleged Dances for string quartet and tape - arranged for percussion with permission, by Yousif Sheronick
Judith Sherman, producing

Lark Quartet: House Concert
Friday, January 11th, 2013
Janacek's Intimate Letters
Copland's Two Pieces for string quartet
Haydn's op 17, no 5
This is a private event

The Stamford Symphony Piano Trio
Tea and Symphony at The English Speaking Union
Sunday, January 20th, 2013
Erika Kiesewetter, violin
Caroline Stinson, cello
Molly Morkoski, piano

This is a private event

Lark Quarte+ with Yumi Kurosawa, koto
Dumbarton Concerts, Washington D.C.
Saturday, January 26th, 2013 at 8PM
East meets West enticingly as the Lark Quartet returns to Dumbarton with a captivating performance of Janacek’s “Intimate Letters” quartet and Daron Aric Hagen’s enchanting Genji, a concerto for koto and string quartet based on one of the greatest works of Japanese literature, the 11th century The Tale of Genji. And in celebration of Dumbarton Concerts 35th anniversary, Lark performs musical birthday wishes from Haydn, Beethoven, Mozart and others in Peter Heidrich’s joyous Variations on Happy Birthday.

Trio Concert with Nurit Pacht, violin and Priya Sable, piano
Sunday, January 27th, 2013
Dvorak's Dumky Trio
Josef Suk's Elegie
Beethoven's Trio for piano, violin and cello Opus 70 no 2
Fort Lee Public Library
320 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Recording: Lark Quarte+ + Stephen Salters, baritone
Wednesday January 29th, and Thursday January 30th, 2013
Billie in the Darbies, written for Lark
Copland's Two Pieces for String Quartet
Judith Sherman, producing

Recital: Mozart and Friends at the Steinway Gallery
Caroline and Molly deeply regret having to make this cancellation. However, they hope to re-schedule the concert for some time in the near future. Please stay tuned for updates.

Sunday February 10th, 2013 at 4PM
with Molly Morkoski, piano
Bach G Major Gamba Sonata
Ligeti Solo Sonata
Lindberg Konzertstueck
Beethoven D Major Sonata
Steinway Hall 501 Post Rd.
East Westport, CT 06880

Principal Cellist: Stamford Symphony
Saturday February 16th at 8PM, and Sunday February 17th at 3PM, 2013
Stravinsky's Pulcinella: Suite
Mendelssohn's Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor, op. 25 featuring George Li, piano
Pärt's Fratres
Mozart's Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551, Jupiter
Stamford Center for the Arts
61 Atlantic Street
Stamford, CT 06901
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Greenwich Symphony Chamber Music Series
Sunday March 3rd at 4PM, and Monday March 4th at 7:30PM, 2013
with Krystof Witek, violin; David Creswell, viola
March 3rd: Roundhill Community Church, 395 Round Hill Road, Greenwich, CT
March 4th: Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Drive, Greenwich, CT
Single tickets are available at the door: Adults $25, Students $5.
For additional information, please call (203) 622-6611 or (203) 869-2664.

Principal Cellist: Stamford Symphony
Saturday March 23rd at 8PM, and Sunday March 24th at 3PM, 2013
Brahms' Schicksalslied, op. 54, Song of Destiny
Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 in D minor, op. 125, featuring the Greenwich Choral Society
Stamford Center for the Arts
61 Atlantic Street
Stamford, CT 06901
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Chroma Piano Trio: Live from Hochstein
Wednesday April 17th at 12PM, 2013
A program of music by Antonin Dvorak and Joseph Suk.
WXXI and Hochstein School of Music and Dance present the Chroma Piano Trio on Classical 91.5, 90.3, and streaming online at
Performance Hall
50 North Plymouth Ave
Rochester, NY.

Principal Cellist: Stamford Symphony
Saturday April 20th at 8PM, and Sunday April 21st at 3PM, 2013
Mozart's Don Giovanni: Overture K.527
Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto in D Major, op. 35 featuring Nigel Armstrong, violin
Bruckner's Symphony No. 4 in E-flat Major, Romantic
Stamford Center for the Arts
61 Atlantic Street
Stamford, CT 06901
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Open End Ensemble Performs in New York City
Sunday April 28th, 2013 at 8PM
A rare opportunity to see the Open End Ensemble in New York. This program will consist of mostly very new music along with free improvisation. Caroline and her duo partner Molly Morkoski will perform Magnus Lindberg's "Konzertstueck" and Caroline will premiere a new duo for cello and viola by Andrew Waggoner with violist Melia Watras. Another highlight of the program is a piece by Eric Maestri which Open End commissioned and premiered last summer in Denmark.
Tenri Cultural Center
43A West 13th street (between 5th and 6th avenues)
Take 1 train to 14th street or A train to 14th and 8th.
Tickets will be at the door.

Chamber Music Concert: Quick Center for the Performing Arts
Saturday May 4th, 2013 at 8PM
Brahms: B Major Piano Trio
Caroline joins Helen Hyawa Kim, violin and Sakiko Ohashi, piano
Quick Center for Arts
Fairfield University,
Fairfield, CT 06824
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For tickets or information, call (203) 254-4010 or toll-free 1-877-ARTS-396 (1-877-278-7396).

The Chroma Piano Trio
Sunday May 26th, 2013 at 2PM
Chroma performs at the Greenwich House Music School.
46 Barrow Street
New York, NY 10014.

The Chroma Piano Trio
Saturday June 1st, 2013 at 2PM
Chroma performs two works of Beethoven: Opus 70 (Ghost Trio) from his middle period, and the Kakadu Variations, Opus 121a, the last of the trios to be published.
Fort Lee Public Library
320 Main St, Fort Lee, NJ
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Private House Concert of Piano Quintets by Brahms and Shostakovitch.

Lark Quartet About Town
Tuesday June 4th
Concerts in the Community
The Academy Of St. Therese
Cresskill, NJ

The Azure Ensemble at Symphony Space
Thursday June 6th at 7:30PM
Caroline joins the Azure Ensemble for a compelling program, including music by Melinda Wagner, Gabriella Smith, Betty Olivera, Wang Jie, Alexandra du Bois, and Anna Weesner. These works explore varying degrees of light, color, distance and perspective, as illuminated by the composers.
Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Symphony Space
2537 Broadway at 95th Street,
New York, NY
$10; Students, Seniors $5; Day of Show $12

ISCM League of Composers Orchestra
Monday June 17th at 8:00PM
Miller Theatre
Columbia University
2960 Broadway at 116th Street,
New York, NY
$20; Students, Seniors $10

Tchaikovsky: "Souvenir de Florence", The String Sextet in D minor Op. 70.

Weekend of Chamber Music
Jeffersonville, NY and environs of Sullivan County
Sunday July 14th - Saturday July 27th, 2013
The Weekend of Chamber Music seeks to present chamber music as a vital art to a broad cross section of the Sullivan County, NY community and beyond, reaching out to engage people of all ages and cultures.

Faculty: Birstonas Summer Arts Academy
Sunday July 28th - Sunday August 4th, 2013
Caroline joins the faculty for the Cello and Piano course at the Birsonas Academy in Lithuania. This will include a faculty recital which she will take part in on August 1st.

Manchester Music Festival: Concert IV
Thursday August 15th, 2013
The Manchester Music Festival operates year-round and offers classical music performances and music education of the highest caliber.
Dvorak: Piano Quintet; Piazzolla: 5 Tango Sensations and Oblivion;Sarasate: Navarra; Monti: Czardas

Violin Audition Prep Teaching
Monday August 19th and Wednesday August 21st, 2013
This program aims to teach young violinists, violists and cellists the skills they need to successfully prepare for and perform well at auditions for youth orchestras, competitions or college auditions.

The coaches have many years of experience as performers and teachers. Their methods are designed to give students the tools they need to successfully navigate the audition process, and to become better musicians in doing so, both reinforcing and further enhancing the abilities and capabilities of the participants.

Open End Ensemble at Token Creek Festival
Saturday August 24th - Friday August 30th, 2013
Delighted to be the guests of John Harbison, Open End will perform two concerts, improvise, and together with the composer, make possible a special performance of John's 4-viola work Cucaraccia and Fugue.

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