Misuzu Tanaka

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Past Concerts

2018-2019 I 2017-2018

concert season 2018-'19


OCT 26, 2018: RIT PERFORMING ARTIST SERIES • ROCHESTER, NY

Rochester Institute of Technology Performing Artists Concert Series presents Trio "Confero"
Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet
Anita Balázs, cello
Misuzu Tanaka, piano

Program:
Adolphe BLANC: Trio in B-flat major for Clarinet, Cello and Piano, Op. 23 (1856)
Nino ROTA: Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano (1973)
BEETHOVEN: Trio in B-flat major for Clarinet, Cello and Piano, Op.11 (1797) “Gassenhauer”
BIZET: Carmen (excerpts) for Clarinet, Cello and Piano


OCT 21, 2018: Harborfields Public Library • Greenlawn, NY

Harborfields Public Library concert series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

Program "Curtain Call"
Donato LOVREGLIO Fantasia da Concerto su motivi de La Traviata di G. Verdi, Op. 45
Gioachino ROSSINI: Introduction, Theme and Variations from the opera La Donna del lago
Luigi BASSI: Concert Fantasy on Themes from the opera Rigoletto
Alexander ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


OCT 14, 2018: Black Hills Chamber Music Society • Rapid City, SD

Black Hills Chamber Music Society presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

Program:
GRETCHANINOV: Clarinet Sonata No.2
RACHMANINOFF: Vocalise Op.43 No.14
BASSI: Concert Fantasia on Motives from Verdi's opera "Rigoletto"
PROKOFIEV: Clarinet Sonata Op. 94 (originally for Flute)
ROSENBLATT: "Carmen" Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


SEP 30, 2018: RIDGECREST CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY • RIDGECREST, CA

Ridgecrest Chamber Music Society presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO

Program:
PROKOFIEV: Piano Sonata No.2 in D Minor, Op.14
Sonata for Clarinet (originally for Flute) and Piano, Op. 94
GRETCHANINOV: Sonata No. 2 for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 172
RACHMANINOFF: Selections from Preludes, Op. 23
Vocalise Op. 34 No. 14 (arr. Sergei Rozanov for Clarinet and Piano)
Alexander ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


SEP 23, 2018: FREDERICK HISTORIC PIANO COLLECTION • Ashburnham, MA

Historical Piano Concerts Series presents series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

Program:
GRETCHANINOV: Clarinet Sonata No.1
WEINBERG: Clarinet Sonata
GRETCHANINOV: Clarinet Sonata No.2
PROKOFIEV: Clarinet Sonata Op. 94 (originally for Flute)

SEP 22, 2018: Music Matters @ LaGrua Center • Stonington, CT

Music Matters @ LaGrua Center series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

Program:
GRETCHANINOV: Clarinet Sonata No.1
WEINBERG: Clarinet Sonata
GRETCHANINOV: Clarinet Sonata No.2
PROKOFIEV: Sonata for Clarinet (originally for Flute) and Piano Op. 94


SEP 16, 2018: Bay Shore Brightwaters Library • Brightwaters, NY

Friends Performing Arts Series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO

Program
GRETCHANINOV: Clarinet Sonata No.2
RACHMANINOFF: Vocalise Op.43 No.14
BASSI: Concert Fantasia on Motives from Verdi's opera "Rigoletto"
PROKOFIEV: Clarinet Sonata Op. 94 (originally for Flute)
ROSENBLATT: "Carmen" Fantasy on themes from the opera by Biz

concert season 2017-'18


AUG 12, 2018: Benaroya Hall • Seatle, WA

Benaroya Hall Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall (map)

Solo piano recital as part of 50th Anniversary celebration of University of Washington Libraries Book Arts & Rare Book Curator Sandra Kroupa

Program
BACH: Italian Concerto BWV 971
BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 30 in E Major, Op. 109
BEETHOVEN: Rondo a capriccio “Rage Over a Lost Penny” Op. 129
RACHMANINOFF: Preludes Op.23


JUL 27, 2018: New Orleans International Piano Competition / Semifinal Round II • New Orleans, LA

27th New Orleans International Piano Competition
Semifinal Round II

BACH: Italian Concerto BWV 971
BEETHOVEN: Rondo a capriccio “Rage Over a Lost Penny” Op. 129


JUL 23, 2018: New Orleans International Piano Competition / Semifinal Round I • New Orleans, LA

27th New Orleans International Piano Competition
Semifinal Round I

JANÁČEK: Sonata 1.X.1905, From the Street
PROKOFIEV: Piano Sonata No. 2 in D minor, Op. 14


JUL 20, 2018: STEINWAY GALLERY • PARAMUS, NJ

BACH: Italian Concerto BWV 971
BEETHOVEN: Rondo a capriccio “Rage Over a Lost Penny” Op. 129
PROKOFIEV: Piano Sonata No. 2 in D Minor, Op. 14
RACHMANINOFF: Variations on a Theme of Corelli, Op. 42
RACHMANINOFF: Selections from Preludes Op.23


JUL 14: Middletown Township Library • Middletown, NJ

Middletown Township Library Series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

SAINT-SAËNS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.167
BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


MAY 6: HAMPTON BAYS PUBLIC LIBRARY • HAMPTON BAYS, NY

Hampton Bays Public Library Series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

SAINT-SAËNS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.167
BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


MAY 5: MONTAUK PUBLIC LIBRARY • MONTAUK, NJ

Montauk Public Library Series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

SAINT-SAËNS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.167
BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


MAR 28: Southern New Hampshire University • Hooksett, NH

Southern New Hampshire Concert Series presents Misuzu Tanaka in 2018 May Gruber Memorial Concert

Program:
BACH: Italian Concerto BWV 971
BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109
BEETHOVEN: Rondo a capriccio “Rage Over a Lost Penny” Op. 129
RACHMANINOFF: Variations on a Theme of Corelli, Op. 42


MAR 26: Leisure Learning Concert Series • Basking Ridge, NJ

Leisure Learning Concert Series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


MAR 4: Cedarhurst Chamber Music • Mt. Vernon, IL

Cedarhurst Chamber Music presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

SAINT-SAËNS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.167
BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


MAR 2: RIT PERFORMING ARTIST SERIES • ROCHESTER, NY

Rochester Institute of Technology Performing Artists Concert Series

BACH: Italian Concerto BWV 971
BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109
BEETHOVEN: Rondo a capriccio “Rage Over a Lost Penny” Op. 129
JANÁČEK: Sonata 1.X.1905, From the Street
RACHMANINOFF: Variations on a Theme of Corelli, Op. 42


JAN 28: Rogers Memorial Library • Southampton, NY

Rogers Memorial Library Concert Series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO

BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


JAN 21: Third Sunday Concert Series • Albany, CA

Third Sunday Concert Series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

SAINT-SAËNS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.167
BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


JAN 20: Sunset Music and Arts • San Francisco, CA

Sunset Music and Arts Concert Series

BACH: Italian Concerto BWV 971
MENDELSSOHN: Prelude and Fugue in E minor, op.35 no.1
BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109
JANÁČEK: Sonata 1.X.1905, From the Street
RACHMANINOFF: Variations on a Theme of Corelli, Op. 42


JAN 19: JAPANESE CHRISTIAN CHURCH • WALNUT CREEK, CA

JAPANESE CHRISTIAN CHURCH IN WALNUT CREEK presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

Program to include:
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


JAN 14: HIGHLANDS CHAPEL CONCERT SERIES • SEATTLE, WA

Highlands Chapel Concert Series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

SAINT-SAËNS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.167
BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


DEC 10: Fairmont Chamber Music Society • Fairmont, WV

Fairmont Chamber Music Society presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

SAINT-SAËNS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.167
BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
ROSENBLATT: Carmen Fantasy on themes from the opera by Bizet


NOV 11: Arts in the Village Series • Rehoboth, MA

Arts in the Village Series

BACH: Italian Concerto BWV 971
MENDELSSOHN: Prelude and Fugue in E minor, op.35 no.1
BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 30 in E major, Op. 109
JANÁČEK: Sonata 1.X.1905, From the Street
LISZT: Après une Lecture de Dante - Fantasia quasi Sonata

OCT 14: Sunset Music and Arts • San Francisco, CA

Sunset Music and Arts  presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

"Epilogues" Debut Album Fundraising Tour

SAINT-SAËNS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.167
BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
BRAHMS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano Op. 120 No.2
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano


OCT 14: Maybeck Performing Arts Studio • Berkeley, CA

Maybeck Performing Arts Studio presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

"Epilogues" Debut Album Fundraising Tour

AINT-SAËNS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.167
BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
BRAHMS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano Op. 120 No.2
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano


OCT 13: St. Paul’s Concert Series • Walnut Creek, CA

St. Paul’s Concert Series presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov, clarinet

JANÁČEK: Piano Sonata 1.X.1905, From the street
LISZT: Après une Lecture de Dante, fantasia quasi sonata,
BRAHMS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.120, no.2
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano


OCT 8, 2017: Ragland Classical Series • Klamath Falls, OR

Ragland Classical Series  presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov

"Epilogues" Debut Album Fundraising Tour

SAINT-SAËNS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.167
BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
BRAHMS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano Op. 120 No.2
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano


OCT 5, 2017: Rossmoor Walnut Creek • Walnut Creek, CA

Rossmoor Walnut Creek presents SHTRYKOV-TANAKA DUO
Duo Concert with Maksim Shtrykov

"Epilogues" Debut Album Fundraising Tour

SAINT-SAËNS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano, Op.167
BRAHMS: Sonata in F Minor for Clarinet and Piano Op.120 No.1
BRAHMS: Sonata in E-flat Major for Clarinet and Piano Op. 120 No.2
POULENC: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano


OCT 1, 2017: Clarence Dillon Public Library • Bedminster, NJ

Clarence Dillon Public Library Concert Series

MENDELSSOHN: Prelude and Fugue E Minor Op.35 No.1
JANÁCEK:  Sonata 1.X.1905, From the Street
LISZT: Après une Lecture de Dante: Fantasia quasi Sonata