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“…an emotional force…”

     “…big tone and virtuosic brilliance…”

          “…immediately cast a spell…”

Summer and Fall 2023

June 18-23
Guest Artist, The Heifetz Institute, Staunton, VA

Debussy Cello Sonata, Celebrity Series Concert I, Francis Auditorium,
June 23 at 6:30pm

July 3-9
Guest Artist, Manchester Music Festival, Manchester, VTGuest Artist Faculty

Concert, Southern Vermont Arts Center, July 6 at 7:30pm

Puccini, “I Crisantemi”
Frank Bridge Piano Quintet in D Minor
Mendelssohn Octet

July 10-13
Guest Artist, Meadowmount School of Music, Westport, NY

Debussy Cello Sonata and Faculty Collaborations, Edward Lee & Jean Campe Concert Hall at 7:30pm

July 16-23
Guest Artist, Seattle Chamber Music Festival, Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA

Schumann Piano Trio No.2 in F Major, Op.80
Brahms Piano Trio No.2 in C Major, Op.87
Schubert Cello Quintet

Kian Ravaei, “The Little Things”

July 24-August 13
Faculty Coach and Performer, Tanglewood Music Center, Lenox, MA

Faculty, Tanglewood Music Center, Lenow, MA

Recital with Shai Wosner, piano, Tanglewood Learning Institute, August 5 at 2:30pm

Debussy Sonata for Cello and Piano
Britten Sonata in C Major for Cello and Piano
Brahms Sonata for Cello and Piano in E Minor, Op.38

September 2, Tonebase Video Project at Reuning Violins, Boston

Chopin Sonata for Cello and Piano with Noreen Cassidy-Polera

September 23, Performance and Masterclass, Reuning Violins, Boston

Recital with Noreen Cassidy-Polera
Cello and Chamber Music Masterclass

October, Juilliard String Quartet

●    October 15 Musashino
●    October 17 Nigata
●    October 18 Friendship Concert for Toray
●    October 19 Nishinomia/Hyogo
●    October 20 Tokyo
●    October 22 Ilda/Nagano

November, Juilliard String Quartet

●    November 11 Freiburg
●    November 13 Bonn
●    November 14 Berlin
●    November 16 Amsterdam
●    November 18 Amsterdam
●    November 19 Wimbledon

●    December 6, Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

Summer and Fall 2022

Tanglewood Music Center
String Quartet Seminar with the JSQ

June 23 – July 2

Green Mountain Music Festival

Guest Artist Master Class and Coaching

July 4

Heifetz institute

Guest Artist Cello Faculty

July 11-15

Seattle Chamber Music Festival

Guest Artist

July 16-22

Tanglewood Music Center: Festival of Contemporary Music

Guest Artist and Co-Curator

July 25-Aug. 8

Tanglewood Music Center

Open Cello Workshop

Aug 3

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Vivace (virtual) Music Festival

Guest Artist Cello Master Classes

Aug. 11-13

Aspen Music Festival

Guest Artist Cello Faculty

Aug 11-21

JSQ Concert: Dvořákova Praha International Music Festival

Prague, Czechia

September 15


JSQ Concert: Südtirol Festival

Merano, Italy

September 17


JSQ Concert: Bürgerhaus Pullach

Pullach, Munich district, Germany

September 19

JSQ Concert: Syracuse Friends of Chamber Music
Syracuse, NY
October 1

JSQ Concert: Community Arts Music Association
Santa Barbara, CA
October 24

JSQ Concert: Arizona Friends of Chamber Music
Tucson, AZ
October 26 - 27

JSQ Concert: Meany Center for the Performing Arts
Seattle, WA
November 15

JSQ Concert: Chamber Music in Napa Valley
Napa, CA

November 17


JSQ Concert: University Musical Society with Itzhak Perlman

Ann Arbor, MI

December 10


JSQ Concert: Roy Thomson Hall with Itzhak Perlman

Toronto, ON

December 12


JSQ Concert: Carnegie Hall with Itzhak Perlman


December 14


JSQ Concert: Philadelphia Chamber Music Society

with Anthony McGill, Clarinet

Philadelphia, PA

January 8


JSQ Concert: DACAMERA Houston

Houston, TX

January 13


JSQ Concert: Memphis Concerts International

Memphis, TN

February 12


JSQ Concert: Kultur & Kongresszentrum Liederhalle

Stuttgart, Germany

March 21


JSQ Concert: Haus der Musik Innsbruck

Innsbruck, Austria

March 23


JSQ Concert: Fortas Chamber Music Concerts

Washington, DC

May 17

JSQ Concert: Chamber Music Society of Detroit

Beverly Hills, MI

May 20

2021 Virtual Guest Artist Appearances

January 3 

Cello Master Class for Inaugural Sewanee WinterFest

University of the South

Sewanee, TN

More info...


January 25 

Interview for “What Makes a Successful Audition?”

Jacqueline Jove

Former Educational Director, Sphinx Organization

Read blog post here


January 30 

Cello Master Class The Juilliard School

Music Advancement Program

New York, NY

More info…


February 1 

Interview with Noa Kageyama for “The Bulletproof Musician”

Podcast date: March 7

More info...


February 26 

Cello Master Class for the Royal Academy of Music

Paul Taylor Academy

Toronto, Ontario Canada

More info...


February 27 

Cello Master Class for McGill University

Class of Matt Haimovitz

Montreal, Quebec Canada

More info...


February 28 

Cello Master Class for CelloLab at New World School of the Arts

Miami, FL

More info...


February 28 

Faculty Panelist for CelloLab at New World School of the Arts

With Brian Hayslett, Francesca McNealey and German Marcano

Miami, FL

More info...


February 28 

Panelist for Bowdoin International Music Festival Alumni Event

With members of the Ying, Brentano and Miro quartets

Watch Facebook LIVE recording


March 5 

Cello Master Class for University of Southern California

Class of Ralph Kirshbaum

Los Angeles, CA

More info...


March 7 

“Bulletproof Musician” Podcast with Noa Kageyama

Read Blog post here


March 26 

JSQ Concert Stream for Music at Amherst Chamber Series

Amherst College

Amherst, MA

More info...


March 27 

JSQ Virtual Chamber Music Master Class for Amherst College

Amherst College

Amherst, MA

More info...


April 25 

Cello Master Class for Bridge Online Studio

Class of Kate Kayaian

More info...


May 2

JSQ Virtual Concert Stream for Peoples Symphony 

New York, NY

More info…


May 16

"The Cellist as Interpreter: Exploring Technical and Artistic Solutions"

Guest Artist for “Cellobration”

Presentation and Conversation with ASTA MD/DC Chapter

More info...


May 23 

Cello Master Class for Thurnauer School of Music

Kaplan JCC on the Palisades

Tenafly, NJ

More info...


June 13-17 

Juilliard String Quartet Seminar

The Juilliard School

New York, NY

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July 9

Cello Master Class for Summer Strings Intensive for Girls

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July 11

JSQ Concert at Music Mountain

Falls Village, CT

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July 13

JSQ Concert at Colorado Music Festival

Boulder, CO

More info...


July 17 

Cello Master Class for the International Cello Institute Summer Program: 2021 Virtual Edition

with Pablo Ferrández, Jens Peter Mainz, Johannes Moser, Clive Greensmith

More info...


August 2-22 

Cello Faculty for Perlman Music Program 

Shelter Island, NY

More info...


Week of August 1: Date TBD 

Cello Master Class for Cincinnati Young Artists Virtual Cello Academy

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August 7-8

Cello Master Class for Vivace! Summer Music Festival

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August 14

Cello Master Class for The Cello Camerata

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August 15

Cello Master Class for Emerald Coast Chamber Music Festival

More info...

Fall 2020 Virtual Guest Artist Appearances


September 17

Chamber Music Master Class for Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University 

Chicago, IL

More info...


September 19 & 26 

Panel Discussion on The Walker Sonata for CelloBello 

More info…


October 1 

Cello Master Class for The University of Memphis

Class of Dr. Kimberly Patterson

Memphis, TN

More info… 


October 5 

Guest Artist Lecture for Smith College - Wind Ensemble

Northampton, MA

More info...



October 25 & 31

Cello Master Class and Panel Discussion 

Inaugural CelloBello Audition Preparation Workshop


More info...


November 15

JSQ in Virtual Conversation

Green Music Center at Sonoma State University 

Rohnert Park, CA

More info…


November 18

Guest Artist Live steam Solo Recital and Benefit Concert 

Boulder Philharmonic 

Boulder, CO 

More info...


December 2

JSQ Educational Event

Green Music Center at Sonoma State University

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December 16

JSQ Concert - Live stream 

Arizona Friends of Chamber Music 

More info...

Summer 2020 Virtual Guest Artist Appearances



May 1

Interview with Astrid Schween and Seneca Garber

Seattle Chamber Music Festival 

Youtube Link


May 14

JSQ in Conversation

Musco Center for the Arts at Chapman University 

Orange, CA

YouTube Interview Link

June 2

Interview with Astrid Schween and Brian Wise for CMA’s Chamber Music Magazine 

Read Article


June 22

Interview and Panel Discussion 

Ricercare: Quartets in Quarantine

String Quartet Biënnale Amsterdam

With Vlad Bogdanas, Astrid Schween, Judith van Driel, and Cibrán Sierra.

Youtube Link


June 27

“Hatter Hangout” on Facebook Live 

With Astrid Schween, Roger Tapping and Jamie Clark

Stetson University School of Music  

Facebook Live Link


July 2

Tanglewood Learning Institute “ShopTalks” Interview and Q&A

With Astrid Schween, Areta Zhulla and Sue Elliott

Tanglewood Music Festival 

Lenox, MA

More info... 


July 5

Interview with Astrid Schween and Norman Fischer

Tanglewood Music Center Chamber Music Concerts 

Highlights of String Quartet Seminar

Lenox, MA

More info…


July 6-25

Cello Faculty

Perlman Music Program 

Shelter Island, NY

More info...


July 12

Cello Master Class for Sphinx Summer Performance Academy 

The Juilliard School

New York, NY

More info...


July 16

Cello Master Class for Virtual Summer Cello Festival 

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July 22

Cello Master Class for Tanglewood Learning Institute 

Michael Nock, host

Tanglewood Music Center 

Lenox, MA

More info…


July 29

Cello Performance Class for Juilliard Pre-College Summer Term 

New York, NY

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July 31

Cello Master Class for San Francisco Conservatory of Music 

San Francisco, CA

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August 12-22

Cello Faculty and Guest Speaker

Presenter, “Interpretation and the Art of the Bow” 

Panelist for William Pleeth Conversation

Vivac-e Virtual Cello Festival 

More info…

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