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Performance Schedule

January 11 – 12, 2018

Lille, France
Auditorium du Nouveau Siècle
Program:

Philip Glass' Violin Concerto No. 2 “The American Four Seasons”
Steve Reich's Duet for Two Violins and Orchestra

With:

Keith Lockhart, conductor
Ayako Tanaka, concertmaster

March 13, 2018

New York, New York
Consulate General of Italy

Concert to benefit Rome Chamber Music Festival

April 5 – 6, 2018

Atlanta, Georgia
Atlanta Symphony Hall
Program:

Leonard Bernstein's Serenade (after Plato’s “Symposium”)

With:

Robert Spano, conductor

April 7, 2018

McDuffie joins the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra at the 2018 Savannah Music Festival

Program:

Leonard Bernstein's Serenade (after Plato’s “Symposium”)

With:

Robert Spano, conductor

June 4, 2018

Rome, Italy
Palazzo Barberini
Program:

Antonín Dvořák Bagatelles, Op. 47
Gioachino Rossini Sonata a Quattro No. 6 in D major
Sergei Prokofiev Peter and The Wolf

With:

Robert McDuffie, violin; Evan Hjort, violin; Tristan Feichtner, cello; Diego Procoli, harmonium (Dvořák); Hikaru Yonezaki, violin; Charissa Leung, violin; Julie Albers, cello; Valentina Ciardelli, double bass (Rossini); Ward Stare, conductor; Lorenzo Morrocchi, flute; Matthew Chin, oboe; Alessandro Carbonare, clarinet; Sarah Carbonare, bassoon; Guglielmo Pellarin, horn; Steve Moretti, percussion; Diego Procoli, piano; Evan Hjort, violin; Bronwyn James, violin; Daniele Valabrega, viola; Riana Anthony, cello; Dušan Kostić, double bass (Prokofiev)

June 5, 2018

Rome, Italy
Palazzo Barberini
Program:

Antonio Vivaldi Trio Sonata in G minor, RV 85
Georg Friedrich Händel Ombra mai fu from Serse (Xerxes)
Antonio Vivaldi Trio Sonata in C Major, RV 82
Georg Friedrich Händel Lascia ch'io pianga from Rinaldo
Johannes Brahms Horn Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 40

With:

Ioana Cristina Goicea, violin; Ivano Zanenghi, lute; Atticus Mellor-Goldman, cello (Vivaldi Trio Sonata in G minor); Sara Mingardo, coach; Maria Elena Pepi, mezzo soprano; Bronwyn James, violin; Gaia Trionfera, violin; Daniele Valabrega, viola; Atticus Mellor-Goldman, cello; Ivano Zanenghi, lute (Händel Ombra mai fu); Ioana Cristina Goicea, violin; Ivano Zanenghi, lute; Atticus Mellor-Goldman cello (Vivaldi Trio Sonata in C Major); Sara Mingardo, coach; Sofya Yuneeva, soprano; Gaia Trionfera, violin; Bronwyn James, violin; Daniele Valabrega, viola; Atticus Mellor-Goldman, cello; Ivano Zanenghi, lute (Händel Lascia ch’io pianga); Ioana Cristina Goicea,  violin; Guglielmo Pellarin, horn; Elizabeth Pridgen, piano (Brahms Horn Trio)

June 6, 2018

Rome, Italy
Palazzo Barberini
Program:

Camille Saint-Saëns Fantasy for Violin and Harp
Vincent d'Indy String Sextet, Op. 92
César Franck Piano Quintet in F minor

With:

Dustin Wilkes-Kim, violin; Agnė Keblytė harp (Saint-Saëns); Robert McDuffie, violin; Tiani Butts, violin; Stephanie Drach, viola; Luca Sanzò,  viola; Tristan Feichtner, cello; Barbara Warchalewska, cello (d’Indy); Elena Matteucci, piano; Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin; Gaia Trionfera, violin; Lawrence Dutton, viola; Erica Piccotti, cello (Franck)

June 7, 2018

Rome, Italy
Palazzo Barberini
Program:

Gioachino Rossini Sonata a Quattro No. 1 in G Major
Samuel Barber String Quartet in B minor, Op. 11
Astor Piazzolla Suite of Tangos arr. Julian Milone
   Retrato de Alfredo Gobbi
   Oblivión
   Libertango
Sambas and  Bossanovas arr. Matt Catingub
   Ary Barroso Brazil
   Antônio Carlos Jobim and Vinicius de Moraes Girl from Ipanema
   Jobim and Newton Mendonça One Note Samba

With:

Charissa Leung, violin; Hikura Yonezaki, violin; Julie Albers, cello; Dušan Kostić, double bass (Rossini); Robert McDuffie, violin; Dustin Wilkes-Kim, violin; Martina Santarone, viola; Barbara Warchalewska, cello (Barber); Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin; Bronwyn James, violin; Tiani Butts, violin; Evan Hjort, violin; Valentina Ciardelli, double bass; Steve Moretti, cajón (Suite of Tangos); Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin; Bronwyn James, violin; Tiani Butts, violin; Stephanie Drach, viola; Riana Anthony, cello; Valentina Ciardelli, double bass; Elizabeth Pridgen, piano; Steve Moretti, cajón (Sambas and Bossanovas)

July 7, 2018

Brevard, North Carolina
Brevard Festival Orchestra
Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium

McDuffie and R.E.M. founding member Mike Mills perform with the Brevard Festival Orchestra.

Program:

Mike Mills' Concerto for Violin, Rock Band, and String Orchestra

With:

Daniel Hege, conductor
Mike Mills, bass guitar and keyboard
John Neff, guitar
William Tonks, guitar
Patrick Ferguson, drums/percussion

July 15, 2018

Program:

Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring Suite
Samuel Barber's Adagio for Strings
Philip Glass' Concerto for Violin, No. 2 "The American Four Seasons"

With:

Peter Oundjian, conductor

July 28, 2018

Aspen, Colorado
Harris Concert Hall

Celebrating the 25th anniversary of Harris Hall

Program:

Sergei Prokofiev's Sonata for Two Violins in C major, Op. 56
Vincent D'Indy's String Sextet, Op. 92
Philip Glass' Concerto No. 1 for Violin and Orchestra

With:

Aubree Oliverson, violin