The Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis presents organist Dr. Horst Buchholz on Sunday, January 22, at 2:30 p.m. "Buchholz studied organ and sacred music in his native Germany at the Berlin College of Church Music and graduated with degrees and diplomas in Church Music and Music Pedagogy from the University of Arts in Berlin. His organ teachers have included Heinz Lohmann, Peter Wackwitz, and Rudolf Heinemann. Among his conducting teachers were Martin Behrmann, Uwe Gronostay, and Erich Bergel. After receiving his teaching certificate in Music Theory and Composition from the University of Arts in Berlin in 1989, Dr. Buchholz continued his post-graduate studies in the United States, where he received his Doctor of Music degree in conducting from the Indiana University School of Music." The performance takes place at the cathedral at 4431 Lindell. For more information: www.cathedralconcerts.org.
The St. Louis Low Brass Collective presents Ninth Annual Low Brass Gala Concert on Tuesday, January 17, starting at 7 p.m. "Performers include faculty members from McKendree University, SIUE, SWIC, UMSL, Washington University and Webster University and The Trombones of the St. Louis Symphony" The event takes place at the Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington in Grand Center. For more information: www.stllbc.org.
|Pianist Till Fellner|
Photo: Gabriela Brandenstein
The St. Louis Symphony presents PROJECT Trio in The New Adventures of Peter and the Wolf on Sunday at 3 p.m., January 22. "Through the power of music and masterful storytelling, this lively version of Prokofiev's classic Peter and the Wolf will deliver a powerful message inspiring confidence in kids of all ages." The concert takes place at Powell Symphony Hall, 718 North Grand in Grand Center. For more information: stlsymphony.org.
The Washington University Department of Music presents the Chamber Music Society of St. Louis in concert on Tuesday, January 17, at 7:30 p.m. The program includes music by Mozart, Schubert, Francaix, Haydn, and Beethoven. The performance takes place in the Goldberg Formal Lounge in the Danforth University Center on the Washington University campus. For more information, music.wustl.edu.
|The Sakura Cello Quintet|
The Washington University Department of Music presents a concert by violinist Silvian Iticovici and pianist Nina Ferrignoon Sunday, January 22, at 7 p.m. The program consists of the Sonata in G minor, "Devil's Trill Sonata" by Giuseppe Tartini; the Sonata for Violin and Piano by Philip Glass; and the Violin Sonata No. 3, Op. 108 by Johannes Brahms. The performance takes place in the E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall at the 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity in University City. For more information, music.wustl.edu.