Guest Artist Series: Sharon Leventhal, violin, and Paulina Zamora, piano
Date and TimeSunday, February 3, 2013
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
- Haas Center for Performing Arts » 1325 - Sherman Van Solkema Hall
Sharon Leventhal, violinist and chamber musician, received her B.M. from Boston University and M.M. from Yale University. She has toured four continents as soloist, chamber musician and teacher. A champion of new music, she received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Aaron Copland Fund for Music Recording, and the Fromm and Koussevitzky Foundations, and she has premiered more than 100 compositions. Leventhal has appeared as soloist with numerous orchestras, was a founding member of the Gramercy Trio, the Kepler Quartet and Marimolin. She currently teaches at the Boston Conservatory and Brandeis University, and is founder and director of Play On, Inc., a non-profit supporting chamber music programs for children.
A native of Chile, Paulina Zamora's solo, concerto and chamber music appearances have taken her throughout the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. She is professor of piano at the University of Chile in Santiago.
Dr. Pablo Mahave-Veglia, email@example.com