Astrid Schween, cello
Michael Gurt, piano
Saturday, March 16, 2019 · 7:30 pm
Sat, March 16 · 7:30 pm
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Western Michigan University
New York born cellist Astrid Schween is an internationally recognized soloist, chamber artist, and teacher. She joined the Juilliard String Quartet in 2016, succeeding her esteemed colleague Joel Krosnick, and became a member of the Juilliard Cello Faculty.
An active juror and panelist, she has been featured in Strings and The Strad magazines, on The Violin Channel, “Living the Classical Life,” NPR, CelloBello, and as a guest speaker at the Library of Congress.
Following the release of her solo cello album, "Rhapsody," Ms. Schween's current recording project covers the major Romantic cello sonatas with pianist Michael Gurt, Paula Garvey Manship Distinguished Professor of Piano at Louisiana State University.
|DEBUSSY||Sonata for Cello and Piano in D Minor|
|CASSADO||Suite for Solo Cello, Mvt. I|
|SCHUMANN||Fantasy Pieces, Op. 73|
|FRANCK||Sonata for Cello and Piano in A Major, Op. 42|
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under age 25 tickets*
* Valid ID required. Not eligible for group discounts.