Rolf Schulte’s long and distinguished discography includes recordings of Arnold Schoenberg’s Violin Concerto with the London Philharmonia (Koch International, re-issued on Naxos), Robert Schumann’s Works for Violin and Piano (Centaur Records), and several pieces of Elliott Carter: Duo and Riconoscenza, the Violin Concerto (with the Odense Symphony) and Four Lands (all on Bridge Records). Recent recordings include the Schönberg Phantasy, Op. 47 and String Trio Op. 45 (Naxos, nominated for a 2010 Grammy award) .In 2012, Rolf Schulte joined the faculty of the Graduate Center, City University of New York, where he teaches violin and chamber music. Mr. Schulte performs on a 1780 violin made by Lorenzo Storioni, Cremona.
Christopher Oldfather is one of New York’s most gifted, trusted, respected, often-requested,and well-liked pianists, devoting himself to the performance of twentieth-century music for more than thirty years. He has participated in innumerable world-premiere performances, in every possible combination of instruments, in cities all over America. He has been a member of Boston’s Collage New Music since 1979, New York City’s Parnassus since 1997, New York Philomusica since 2007, and as a collaborator has joined singers and instrumentalists of all kinds in recitals throughout the United States.
They will be performing works by Stravinsky, Ravel, and Bartok on October 13th at 1:30pm in Reisinger on the Sarah Lawrence College Campus.
Sebastian Foster X Style Milk Print Collection: Dana Oldfather
I am happy to proceed the release of constrained edition inexpensive art prints produced in collaboration with some of my favored modern artists and art gallery Sebastian Foster.
The second print release is a constrained edition print of an original painting called “Contact 01″ by Dana Oldfather, whose work we’ve featured ahead of. The print is 11″x14″, signed and numbered, and restricted to an edition of 50.
I chatted with Dana a minor bit about her inspiration and process:
What’s your preferred medium?
For the previous couple of many years I’ve been performing mixed media painting with oil, waterproof inks, spray paint, acrylics, and drawing media like markers and pencil. I’m starting to phase out the drawing media and am focusing predominantly on oil and spray paint.
How do you technique/commence a painting?
By imagining types on a blank surface, then cutting loose with gestural underpainting.
What inspired “Contact 01”?
Energy terminals and lines stretching by means of excellent swaths of tree lined grass.
Do you pay attention to music although painting? If so, what’s on your playlist?
Yes, at times. Currently Ryan Adams and The Cardinals. His music feels like the Midwest in Summer time.
Who is your favourite living contemporary artist?
That is hard. There are so numerous I really get pleasure from. 1 that sticks out to me appropriate now is Cynthia Ona Innis. She helps make this kind of wonderful breathable operate that by no means seems to be underdone.
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