Virtual Picnic Concert No. 5

highlighting alumni

Enjoy performances by a sampling of the Music Academy’s accomplished alumni who grace the world’s most prominent stages in opera, chamber music, and orchestral repertoire: Two-time Grammy award winner, mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke (’02); Clara Lyon (’03,’04) and Doyle Armbrust (’01,’03), founding members of the groundbreaking, Chicago-based Spektral Quartet; Luca Buratto (’15), winner of the Honens International Piano Competition; and Nathaniel Silberschlag (’17,’18), Principal Horn of The Cleveland Orchestra.

Learn more about the vast array of our remarkable alumni over the decades in today’s Resonance Blog.



GRANADOS El mirar de la maja
Sasha Cooke mezzo-soprano

NATHALIE JOACHIN “Lamizè Pas Dous” from the album Fanm d’Ayiti
Spektral Quartet, Nathalie Joachin vocalist

BRAHMS Variations and Fugue on a theme by Handel, Op. 24
Luca Buratto piano

MERCADANTE Fantasia su “Il Giuramento”
Nathaniel Silberschlag horn, Zachary Silberschlag trumpet, Lior Willinger piano

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