Dear Friends of Sinfonia da Camera,

 

On behalf of Maestro Ian Hobson and Sinfonia da Camera, we are pleased to announce a second chamber music series hosted at the University Place Christian Church! In appreciation of your continued support, we would like to offer you, and one other guest, free tickets to a performance within this concert series.    

   

In this exclusive event, Maestro Ian Hobson will accompany many of Sinfonia da Camera’s renowned principal musicians. In addition, we are excited to, once again, welcome Andrés Cárdenes, former concertmaster of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, as a guest artist in this special event.    

    

Sinfonia da Camera is grateful to the University Place Christian Church for providing a beautiful venue for this concert series. We hope that you, and your guest, will join us in celebration of our 37th season!    

    

Sinfonia da Camera & UniPlace Christian Church Present: A Chamber Music Series   

 

Concert Dates:   

Monday, March 29, 2021 – 7:30pm  (Seats are no longer available)

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 – 7:30pm (Seats are no longer available)

Thursday, April 1, 2021 – 7:30pm  (Seats are no longer available)


Location:   

University Place Christian Church (indoor event)    

403 S. Wright St. 
Champaign, IL 61820  

   

Concert Programs:   

Monday, March 29 – 7:30pm  (Seats are no longer available)

Claude Debussy, Petite Suite for Piano 4 hands  

Samir Golescu, piano 

Ian Hobson, piano 

Ludwig van Beethoven, Quintet in E-flat for Piano and Winds, Op. 16  

John Dee, oboe 

J. David Harris, clarinet 

Hank Skolnick, bassoon 

Bernhard Scully, horn 

Ian Hobson, piano 

Camille Saint-Saëns, Morceau de Concert, Op. 94 

Bernhard Scully, horn 

Ian Hobson, piano 

Darius Milhaud, Suite for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano, Op. 157b  

Andrés Cárdenes, violin 

J. David Harris, clarinet 

Ian Hobson, piano 

 

Tuesday, March 30 – 7:30pm  (Seats are no longer available)

Franz Schubert, Sonata in A Minor, D. 385 

Andrés Cárdenes, violin 

Ian Hobson, piano 

Joaquín Turina, Círculo, Op. 91  

Michael Barta, violin 

Amy Catron, cello 

Ian Hobson, piano 

Antonín Dvořák, Piano Quintet No. 2, Op. 81  

Andrés Cárdenes, violin I 

Michael Barta, violin II 

Csaba Erdélyi, viola 

Amy Catron, cello 

Ian Hobson, piano 

 

Thursday, April 1 – 7:30 pm  (Seats are no longer available)

Johannes Brahms, Violin Sonata in G Major, Op. 78 

(arr. for Viola and Piano in D major by Csaba Erdelyi) 

Csaba Erdélyi, viola 

Ian Hobson, piano 

Manuel de Falla, El Amor Brujo (Love, the Magician) Suite 

(arr. for Viola and Piano from the composer’s full score by Csaba Erdélyi) 

Csaba Erdélyi, viola 

Ian Hobson, piano 

César Franck, Sonata in A Major for Violin and Piano 

Andrés Cárdenes, violin 

Ian Hobson, piano

Spirituals, Arr. Margaret Bonds, Ezek'el Saw the Wheel, Didn't It Rain, and Hold On  

ShayLyssa Breon Alexander, voice 

Samir Golescu, piano 

 

IMPORTANT: Pre-Registration is required 

  • Please submit your request via email no later than  Friday, March 26, by 12pm.

  • Seats are limited and will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis.  

To protect and ensure everyone’s safety, this event is limited to a maximum of 50 attendees, including the UniPlace Christian Church staff, musicians, and guests.    

If you are interested in attending, please e-mail your request to sinfonia@illinois.edu and include your answers below.

Which concert date would you like to attend? (Pick Only One)    

Monday, March 29, 2021 – 7:30pm (Fully Booked)  

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 – 7:30pm 

Thursday, April 1, 2021 – 7:30pm  (Fully Booked)

   

**Please answer all of the questions below:    

1) Your Full Name ​   

2) Your Email Address    

3) Your Phone Number    

4) Will you be bringing a guest (limited to one)? 
   

** If you are bringing a guest, please provide the following information (all information must be provided)    

1) Your Guest's Full Name    

2) Your Guest's Email Address    

3) Your Guest's Phone Number    

 

The attending guest information will be kept on file by Sinfonia da Camera’s Executive Manager for 30 days after the event and will only be used for contact tracing if the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District requests such information.   

Sinfonia da Camera is committed to following the health guidelines that have been mandated by both the University of Illinois and State of Illinois to protect the musicians, staff, and event guests. These guidelines will be provided, via email, upon your RSVP and can also be accessed
here.  
 
If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact the Sinfonia da Camera Executive Manager at sinfonia@illinois.edu or (217) 244-4350.  
 
We hope that you and your guest will be able to join us in celebration of Sinfonia da Camera’s 37th Season! Supporting live music is more important than ever, and we look forward to seeing you at this special event!