Upcoming Concerts

2019-2020 Performances

Saturday, Sept 7th, 7:30pm

Collage at UNCG

- Premiere of Alex Ezerman's

Fast Ride in a Short-Lived Machine with

DiDomani Quartet

Friday, Sept 13th, 7:30pm

Catchfire Collective at UNC-Pembroke

- Mark Carlson, Quartet for Flute, Clarinet, cello,

and piano

- Carl Schimmel, Roadshow for Otto

Saturday, Sept 14th, 7:30pm

Catchfire Collective at Hope Chapel, Greensboro

- Mark Carlson, Quartet

- Schimmel, Roadshow for Otto

Sunday, Sept 15th, 7:00pm

Collage at Knight Theater, Charlotte

Tuesday, Sept 24th, 7:30pm

Prokofiev Quartet No. 2

with Lalia Mangione and Tracy Viator, violins

and Dave Phillips, viola

Thursday, Oct 10th, 7:30pm, UNCG Auditorium

UNCG Symphony Orchestra

- Ives, Variations on "America" (arr. Schumann)

- Price, The Oak

- Barber, Violin Concerto

- Copland, Four Dances from Rodeo

Oct 13th and 14th

Catchfire Collective Michigan Tour

Sunday Oct 13th, MSU Community Music School, East Lansing

Monday Oct 14th, Grand Valley State University, Allendale

- Peck, Kindling

- Evans, Eroding

- Tian, Viaje

- Joyner, Lost in the Valley of the Night

Saturday, Nov 9th, 7:30pm, Tew Recital Hall (UNCG)

Doctoral Recital

- Webern, Two Pieces (1899)

- Augusta Read Thomas, Spring Song and Venus Enchanted for solo cello

- Martinu, Cello Sonata No. 1 (1939)

- Ravel, String Quartet in F major

    with Inara Zandmane, piano

    and the Di Domani Quartet

Friday Nov 15th and Sunday Nov 17th, UNCG Auditorium

Pagliacci with Greensboro Opera

Saturday, Nov 16th, 7:30pm, First Baptist Church Greensboro

Di Domani Fall Concert

- Ravel, String Quartet in F Major

- Ezerman, Fast Ride in a Short Lived Machine

- Beethoven, Quartet in F minor Op. 95 Serioso

Monday Nov 25th, 7:30pm, UNCG Auditorium

UNCG Symphony Orchestra with Ming Liu, Conductor

- Debussy, Azaël, Azaël from L'enfant prodigue

- Bach, Fantasy and Fugue in C minor (tr. Elgar)

- Nielsen, Maskerade Overture

- Sibelius, Symphony No. 2

Saturday January 25th, 4pm, High Point University

and Sunday January 26th, 7:30pm, UNCG Music Building

Catchfire Collective performing George Crumb

- Idyll for the Misbegotten

- Dream Sequence

- Eleven Echoes of Autumn

- Vox Balanae

Friday, February 7th, 7pm, UNCG Tew Recital Hall

- Mozart, Adagio and Fugue in C minor

- Rudman, Everything Carries me to you

- Neikirk, Fables

- Farrenc, Nonet

Thursday, February 20th, 7:30pm, UNCG Tew Recital Hall

works by Trey Nash

- Plot Device for string quintet

Tuesday, February 25th, 7:30pm, First Presbyterian Church Greensboro

UNCG Symphony Orchestra and Choirs

- Chang, Northern Star

- Beethoven,  Choral Fantasy

- Vaughn Williams, Dona Nobis Pacem

Friday and Saturday, March 6-7, UNC-Pembroke

Darkwater Women in Music Festival

- Jessi Harvey, By the nature of our conversation (with Catchfire Collective)

- Augusta Read Thomas, Spring Song

- Thomas, Venus Enchanted

Friday, March 13th, 7:30pm, WellSpring Community, Greensboro

Di Domani Quartet

- Elgar, String Quartet Op. 83

- Mendelssohn, String Quartet in F Minor Op. 80

Saturday, March 14th, 7:30pm, Tew Recital Hall, UNCG

Doctoral Recital

- Reger, Cello Sonata no. 1 in F minor

- Weinberg, Solo Cello Sonata No. 1

- Mustonen, Cello Sonata (2006)

with Inara Zandmane, piano

Sunday, March 22nd, 3:30pm, Tew Recital Hall UNCG

- Barber Cello Sonata

- Schumann, Adagio and Allegro OP. 70

  with Meagan Lacher, piano

Sunday, April 19th, 7:30pm, Tew Recital Hall UNCG

- Whitacre, Goodnight Moon for Soprano and Strings

- Zare, Mare Tranquililtatis for strings

Saturday, April 25th, 1:30pm, Tew Recital Hall, UNCG

Di Domani Quartet

- Elgar, String Quartet OP. 83

- Mendelssohn, String Quartet no. 6 in F minor Op. 80

Monday, April 27th, 7:30pm, UNCG Auditorium

UNCG Symphony Orchestra

- Stravinski, Dumbarton Oaks

- Tchaikovski, Swan Lake Suite

Wednesday, April 29th, 7:30pm, Tew Recital Hall UNCG

works by Indiria Everett

- Delirium

- Milenium

- Cluster

Summer Tour Dates to be Announced soon

"The Will To Rebuild"

2018-2019 Performances

Wednesday, Sept 19, 7pm

Solo recital, UNCG Recital Hall

- Hindemith, Solo Sonata Op. 25 no. 3

- Bach, G major Suite

- Britten, Third Suite for Solo Cello

Sunday Sept 30th, 1:30pm

UNCG Symphony Orchestra

- Boulanger, D'un Matin de Printemps

- Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 23

- Bernstein, Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront

Tuesday Nov 13th, 7pm

Gate City Camerata at Twin Oaks B&B

- Golijov, Last Round

Friday Nov 16th, 7:30pm

UNCG Symphony Orchestra

- Mussorgsky, Introduction and Polonaise from

Boris Gudonov

- Creston, Saxophone Concerto

- Beethoven, Symphony No. 7 in A Major

Wed-Fri Jan 9-11

Gate City Camerata

Western NC Tour (venues TBA)

- Golijov: Last Round

- Bruch Octet

Saturday Feb 2, 3:30pm

First DMA Recital, UNCG Recital Hall

- Schumann: Adagio and Allegro Op. 70

- John Luther Adams: Three High Places

- Ligeti: Sonata for Solo Cello

- Shostakovich Sonata Op. 40

Friday Feb 22, 7:30pm

UNCG Symphony Orchestra, Aycock Auditorium

- Purrington, Extraordinary Flora

- Mendellsohn Violin Concerto

   with Fabian Lopez, violin

- Shostakovich, Symphony 9

Sunday Feb 24, 5:30pm First Presbyterian Church, Greensboro

UNCG Chorale and Chamber Singers

- Bach, Singet Dem Herrn BWV 225

- Mozart Vespers

Thursday Mar 21, 7:30pm, UNCG Recital Hall

Present~Continuous with Lisa Bielawa, soprano

- Bielawa, Hurry

- Bielawa, Incessabili Voce


Wednesday April 3, 5:30pm, UNCG Recital Hall

UNCG Chamber Orchestras

- Shostakovich, Two Pieces for String Octet Op. 11

(arr. for string ensemble)

Monday April 29, 7:30pm, UNCG Auditorium

UNCG Symphony Orchestra

- Ginastera, Variaciones Concertantes

Friday April 26, 8pm, UNCG Auditorium

Becca Stevens and 3rd Floor Orchestra

CD Release Show as part of Miles Davis Jazz Fest


Sunday April 28, 3:30pm

Double Oaks Bed & Breakfast, Greensboro

-Brahms Clarinet Trio Op. 114 (ver. for viola)

with Dave Phillips, viola and Suzanne Polak, piano

Tuesday April 30, 7:30, UNCG Recital Hall

with Dora Cardona, soprano

- Villa-Lobos, Bachianas Brasilieras No. 5

Thursday, May 2, 7:30pm UNCG Recital Hall

Search//Solace program

- Ligeti, Cello Sonata

- John Luther Adams, Three High Places

- Dutllieux, Troi Strophes sur le nome de Sacher

- Bach Suite no. 4

* DUE TO COVID-19: *

All performances are suspended until further notice. Check back frequently to stay up to date.

© 2020 by Peter Olaf Swanson

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