New virtual event August 17: In the Kitchen with Michael Stern

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Music Director Michael Stern trades in his baton for a rollng pin! Join him for a conversation about cooking and music along with four colleagues from the Stamford Symphony: violists Adria Benjamin and Shelley Holland-Moritz, trombonist Richard Clark, and cellist Peter Sanders. Ask all your questions live to this special group who share a passion for making good food and great music. Hear stories from their lives on and off the concert stage. Excerpts of music performed by our musicians and recipes included. Monday, August 17 at 8pm. Pre-register for the event by clicking the button below.

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Cellist Eliot Bailen and flutist Susan Rotholz perform Telemann, Foster, and Villa-Lobos

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Eliot Bailen is a cellist in the Stamford Symphony, and he is also Artistic Director of the Sherman Chamber Ensemble. These are excerpts from a home concert he recorded with his wife Susan Rotholz, flutist and SCE co-founder. Watch a performance of Telemann's Sonata in A Major, Foster's The Old Pine Tree and Villa-Lobos' Assobio a Jato (The Jet Whistle)

Violinist Patricia Davis introduces Gold Medalist Daniel Rafimayeri

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Stamford Symphony violinist Patricia Davis introduces 2019 Gold Medalist Daniel Rafimayeri, a former student of hers now attending Juilliard. Then we hear an excerpt from Daniel’s performance in the final round performing Elgar’s Violin Concerto (with Evan Solomon, piano). Learn more about Daniel on his Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/danielrafimayeriviolin/

Throwback Thursday with Janey and Rob & Violin tutorials

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Robert Zubrycki and Janey Choi talk about a Broadway show they ALMOST played in, had it not been for the Pandemic. Then Janey invites all violinists to join her as she teaches how to play some well-known selections from "Ain't too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations" on violin.

Go Straight to the Violin Riff Tutorial for the song "My Girl"Go straight to the Violin Riff Tutorial for the song "Papa was a Rolling Stone"