Jan 29, 2019

8pm

El Camino College

Beethoven: Sonata Op.69 in A major

Part: Spiegel im Spiegel 

Faure: Apres un rêve

Boulanger: Troi Pieces

with Kristi Lobitz, piano

Campus Theatre

El Camino College

Torrance, CA

https://elcaminotickets.universitytickets.com/w/event.aspx?id=1542&r=f46dcb01849943619da8b817dc209933 

Feb 10, 2019

4pm

Le Salon de Musiques

Beethoven: Trio Op.1 No.3 in C minor

Schubert: Trio No.1 in B-flat major

Ambroise Aubrun, violin

Yoshika Masuda, cello

Francois Chouchan, piano

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Los Angeles, CA

www.lesalondemusiques.com

Feb 25, 2019

8pm

Compose LA

Salastina Society

Derrick Spiva: American Mirror

Kevin Kumar, Maia Jasper White, violins

Meredith Crawford, viola

Yoshika Masuda, cello

York Manor

Los Angeles, CA

​www.salastina.org

Mar 08, 2019

7:30pm

SAKURA cello quintet

Gibbons: The Silver Swan
Fauré: Cinque mélodies (arr. Peter Myers)
de Falla: Ritual Fire Dance (arr. Peter Myers)
Rachmaninov: Vocalise (arr. Peter Myers)
Beethoven: Fifth Symphony - Allegro (arr. Michael Kaufman)
Brahms: Scherzo from the FAE Sonata (arr. Michael Kaufman)
Debussy: Claire de lune (arr. Peter Myers)
Chic Corea: Spain (arr. Peter Myers)

Samuelson Chapel

California Lutheran University

Thousand Oaks, CA

FREE ADMISSION

www.sakuracellos.com

Mar 14, 2019

7pm

Laguna Beach Live!

SAKURA cello quintet

see March 8 for programme

Laguna Art Museum

Laguna Beach, CA

www.lagunabeachlive.org

Mar 16, 2019

8pm

Salastina Music Society feat. SAKURA

SAKURA cello quintet

see March 8 for programme

Barrett Hall, Pasadena Conservatory of Music

Pasadena, CA

www.salastina.org

Mar 17, 2019

3pm

Salastina Music Society feat. SAKURA

SAKURA cello quintet

see March 8 for programme

Private home

Malibu, CA

www.salastina.org

Mar 24, 2019

4pm

Desert Hot Springs Classical Concerts

SAKURA cello quintet

see March 8 for programme

Grace Church

Desert Hot Springs, CA

https://www.dannyholt.net/dhs-classical-concerts

Apr 06, 2019

8pm

Salastina Music Society: Sounds Local

We proudly continue our tradition of presenting what’s most beautiful to us among LA’s vast selection of new musical offerings.

Program:


Derrick Spiva, Jr: Grace Unbound (world premiere)
Peter Knell: Intimate Voices
Gabrielle Owens: Shadows and Songs (world premiere)
Juan Pablo Contreras: Voladores de Papantla
Sounds Promising Composers:
Emily Webster-Zuber: Pastorale, Op 1 (world premiere)
Kaitlin Webster-Zuber: Rhapsody, Op 1 (world premiere)
Sakari Dixon Vanderveer: Obsidian, rippled in moonlight, gleams (world premiere)

Artists:
Ben Smolen, resident flute
Kevin Kumar co-director/violin
Heather Powell, guest violin
Meredith Crawford, resident viola
Yoshika Masuda, resident cello
HyeJin Kim, resident piano
Brian Lauritzen, resident host/artist partner
Sounds Promising musicians:
Emily Webster-Zuber, piano
Kaitlin Webster-Zuber, piano

Barrett Hall, Pasadena Conservatory of Music

Pasadena, CA

www.salastina.org

Apr 07, 2019

3pm

Salastina Music Society: Sounds Local

see April 6 for programme and artists

Villa Aurora

Pacific Palisades, CA

www.salastina.org

Apr 12, 2019

7:30pm

CLU String Symphony

The Cal Lutheran String Symphony, conducted by Yoshika Masuda, will perform exciting works from the unique repertoire of chamber pieces for strings. Come hear the luscious, rich sound that only a string orchestra can produce. This concert will also feature chamber pieces for strings.

Works featuring Haydn, Lauridsen, Grutzmacher, Mancini and Britten.

Samuelson Chapel, California Lutheran University

Thousand Oaks, CA

www.callutheran.edu/music

Apr 27, 2019

7:30pm

Faculty Recital

Boccherini: Sonata in C major G6

Beethoven: Sonata in A major Op.69

Franck: Sonata

Yoshika Masuda, cello

Gabriel Martins, cello continuo

Hyejin Kim, piano

Samuelson Chapel, California Lutheran University

Thousand Oaks, CA

FREE ADMISSION

www.callutheran.edu/music

May 05, 2019

4pm

Le Salon de Musiques

Grieg: String Quartet No.1 in G minor Op.27

Grieg: "Andante con Moto" in C minor for piano trio

Dvorak: Piano Quintet No.2 in A Major Op.81

Martin Chalifour, Yueun Kim, violins

Jonathan Moerschel, viola

Yoshika Masuda, cello

Alin Melik-Adamyan, piano

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Los Angeles, CA

www.lesalondemusiques.com

May 25, 2019

8pm

Salastina Music Society: Complete Brahms Quartets

Johannes Brahms

String Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 51
String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 51
String Quartet No. 3 in B flat major, Op. 67

Kevin Kumar and Maia Jasper White, co-directors/violins
Meredith Crawford, resident viola
Yoshika Masuda, resident cello
Brian Lauritzen, resident host

Barrett Hall, Pasadena Conservatory of Music

Pasadena, CA

www.salastina.org

May 26, 2019

3pm

Salastina Music Society: Complete Brahms Quartets

Johannes Brahms

String Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 51
String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 51
String Quartet No. 3 in B flat major, Op. 67

Kevin Kumar and Maia Jasper White, co-directors/violins
Meredith Crawford, resident viola
Yoshika Masuda, resident cello
Brian Lauritzen, resident host

Private residence

Pacific Palisades, CA

www.salastina.org

Jun 01, 2019

8pm

Noon to Midnight

LA PHIL: 'Noon to Midnight' series

T. Kotcheff: Go in in in in & in (SAKURA commission)

A. Wilson: Lament for Matthew Sheppard

D.David: Et in Bergamo Ego (SAKURA commission) 

T. Ades: 'O Albion' from Arcadiana

SAKURA cello quintet

Walt Disney Concert Hall

Los Angeles, CA

www.laphil.org

Jun 09, 2019

11am

Salastina Society

Sounds Spontaneous: Annual Sightreading Party and Brunch Fundraiser

Join us for our annual Sightreading Party and Brunch Fundraiser at the stunning Pasadena residence of Jerry and Terri Kohl.

Kevin Kumar and Maia Jasper White, co-directors/violins
Meredith Crawford, resident viola
Yoshika Masuda, resident cello
Ben Smolen, resident flute
HyeJin Kim, resident piano
Claire Brazeau, guest oboe
Tereza Stanislav, guest violin
Rob Brophy, guest viola

Private residence

Pasadena, CA

www.salastina.org

Jun 14, 2019

7:30pm

Sunset ChamberFest

'Darkness'


Franz Schubert Notturno
Maia Thomas Carmine Lake WORLD PREMIERE
Prach Boondiskulchok Night Suite US PREMIERE
Olivier Messiaen Quatuor pour la fin du temps

 

FREE Admission

Los Feliz, CA

www.sunsetchamberfest.com

Los Feliz, CA

Jun 15, 2019

5pm

Sunset ChamberFest

'Shades of Love'


Leoš Janáček String Quartet No. 2 Intimate Letters
Johannes Brahms Piano Trio No. 1 in B major
Todd Mason Echoes of the Heart WORLD PREMIERE
Ennio Morricone Cinema Paradiso Suite (arr. Patrick O’Malley for flute and string trio)
John Williams Princess Leia’s Theme (arr. Patrick O’Malley for flute and string trio)
Arturo Cardelús In a Heartbeat (2017) - WORLD PREMIERE live to picture - Film by Beth David and Esteban Bravo

Glendale City Church

Glendale, CA

FREE Admission

www.sunsetchamberfest.com

Jun 16, 2019

5pm

Sunset ChamberFest

'Rare Colors'


Kimmo Hakola Capriole
Claude Debussy Sonata for flute, viola, and harp
Derek David Duo for violin and viola WORLD PREMIERE (Sunset ChamberFest Commission)
Felix Mendelssohn Octet

St. Thomas the Apostle, Hollywood

Hollywood, CA

FREE Admission

www.sunsetchamberfest.com

Jun 23, 2019

6pm

Paderewski Music Society

​POSTPONED

Charity concert for the Paderewski Music Society

Works for cello and piano by Rachmaninov and Shostakovich

Yoshika Masuda, cello

Wojciech Kocyan, piano

Baldwin Hills, CA

https://www.paderewskimusicsociety.org/

Jul 05, 2019

8pm

Yellow Barn Chamber Music Festival

Franz Joseph Haydn: Piano Trio in E Major Hob.XV:28 

Donald Weilerstein, violin

Yoshika Masuda, cello

Gilbert Kalish, piano

The Big Barn

Putney, VT

​www.yellowbarn.org

Jul 11, 2019

8pm

Yellow Barn Chamber Music Festival #2

Eugene Ysaye: Trio a cordes "Le Chimay" Op. posth. (1927)

Yiliang Jiang, violin

Rosemary Nelis, viola

Yoshika Masuda, cello

The Big Barn

Putney, VT

www.yellowbarn.org

Jul 18, 2019

8pm

Yellow Barn Chamber Music Festival #3

George Enescu: Octet for Strings in C major, Op.7

Donald Weilerstein, Magdalena Filipczak, Juliette Roos, Tatjana Roos, violins

Roger Tapping, Jesse Morrison, violas

Yoshika Masuda, Coleman Itzkoff, cellos

The Big Barn

Putney, VT

​www.yellowbarn.org

Jul 26, 2019

8pm

Yellow Barn Chamber Music Festival #4

Jörg Widmann (b.1973) Fieberphantasie (Fever Fantasy) (1999)

Sophiko Simsive, piano

Magdalena Filipczak, Tatjana Roos, violins

Sarah Sung, viola

Yoshika Masuda, cello

Barret Ham, clarinet

The Big Barn

Putney, VT

www.yellowbarn.org

Jul 29, 2019

8pm

Yellow Barn Chamber Music Festival #5

Robert Schumann: Piano Quartet in E-Flat Major, Op.47 (1842)

Pedro Borges, piano

SoYoung Choi, violin

Jesse Morrison, viola

Yoshika Masuda, cello

The Big Barn

Putney, VT

www.yellowbarn.org

Jul 30, 2019

8pm

Yellow Barn Chamber Music Festival #6

Brett Dean: Eleven Oblique Strategies (2014)

The Big Barn

Putney, VT

www.yellowbarn.org

Aug 01, 2019

8pm

Yellow Barn Chamber Music Festival #7

Hans Abrahamsen (b.1952) Winternacht (Winter Night) (1978)

Rosie Gallagher, flute

Yasmina Spiegelberg, clarinet

Stephen Stirling, French horn

Caleb Hudson, cornet

Juliette Roos, violin

Yoshika Masuda, cello

Seth Knopp, piano

The Big Barn

Putney, VT

www.yellowbarn.org

Aug 18, 2019

4:30pm

Cello & Guitar recital in 神戸

Cello & Guitar デゥオ・チャリティー・コンサート

増田喜嘉(チェロ)

タソ・コマネスク(ギター)

開場16:00・開演16:30

東灘バプテスト教会

神戸市東灘区岡本3丁目2−10

料金:大人1,000円

お問い合わせ先

東灘バプテスト教会

078−452−9281

​bp.higashinada@gmail.com

Aug 23, 2019

6pm

Pathos Piano Quartet Concert in 枚方

​SOLD OUT!!  完売致しました。有難うございます!

Presenting piano quartets by Mahler, Faure and Brahms

マーラーピアノ4重奏、フォーレピアノ4重奏1番、ブラームスピアノ4重奏1番

パトス4重奏団

吉武優(ピアノ)

上敷領藍子(ヴァイオリン)

木下雄介(ヴィオラ)

増田喜嘉(チェロ)

枚方公園青少年センター 3階ホール

全席自由 当日1,500円

お問い合わせ先

​枚方市文化国際財団 tel: 072-843-1123

Sep 21, 2019

8pm

Salastina Society: Sounds Re-Imagined

Jeffrey Kahane plays Mozart

Mozart (arr. Czerny): Overture to the Marriage of Figaro K. 492, arranged for Piano Six Hands
Mozart (arr. Schulz): Sonata K. 379 for Piano and Violin in G major, arranged for Two Violins
Mozart (arr. Mozart): Piano Concerto K. 415, arranged for Piano Solo and String Quintet

Jeffrey Kahane, piano
HyeJin Kim, resident piano
Kaitlin Webster-Zuber, piano (Sounds Promising Young Artist)
Emily Webster-Zuber, piano (Sounds Promising Young Artist)
Kevin Kumar and Maia Jasper White, violins and co-directors
Meredith Crawford, resident viola
Yoshika Masuda, resident cello
Michael Valerio, guest bass

Barret Hall

Pasadena Conservatory of Music

Pasadena, CA

www.salastina.org

Sep 22, 2019

3pm

Salastina Society: Sounds Re-Imagined

Jeffrey Kahane plays Mozart

See September 21 for Program and Performers

The Edye Second Space at the Broad Stage

Santa Monica, CA

 

www.salastina.org
 

Oct 06, 2019

4pm

Le Salon de Musiques

Grand Opening of the 10th Season

W. MOZART: “DIVERTIMENTO” IN D MAJOR K 136 FOR STRING QUARTET
G.F. HAENDEL: SONATA IN G MINOR FOR TWO VIOLINS & PIANO OP 2 MO.7
J. HAYDN: STRING QUARTET N. 5 OP 64 IN D MAJOR “THE LARK”
L. BEETHOVEN: PIANO CONCERTO N.3 IN C MINOR OP 37 (ARRANGED FOR STRING QUINTET)

Jessica GUIDERI Violin, Aubree OLIVERSON Violin, Rob BROPHY Viola, Yoshika MASUDA Cello
Geoff OSIKA Bass, Vijay VENKATESH Piano

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion 

 

Los Angeles, CA

 

www.lesalondemusiques.com
 

Oct 09, 2019

7:30pm

Pasadena Conservatory presents...

"Preview" concert

Join PCM, KUSC’s Brian Lauritzen, and musicians from Salastina Music Society for this Prelude to the M&M concert, which is inspired by the book The Cellist of Sarajevo. Preludes are companion events to M&M concerts, highlighting how the featured book inspired the concert program. They offer historical context, musical insights, and selections from the upcoming concert.

David Wilde: The Cellist of Sarajevo
Peteris Vasks: Castillo Interior
Tomaso Albinoni: Adagio for Strings
Benjamin Britten: String Quartet No. 2, III. Chacony: sostenuto

Kevin Kumar, Maia Jasper White, violins

Johanna Nowik, viola

Yoshika Masuda, cello

 

Vroman's Bookstore

 

Pasadena, CA
 

www.pasadenaconservatory.org

Oct 10, 2019

Las Vegas Academy of the Arts

Cello masterclasses at the Las Vegas Academy of the Arts

Las Vegas, NV

Oct 13, 2019

4pm

Pasadena Conservatory presents...

Join PCM, KUSC’s Brian Lauritzen, and musicians from Salastina Music Society for a unique concert program inspired by The Cellist of Sarajevo.

David Wilde: The Cellist of Sarajevo
Peteris Vasks: Castillo Interior
Tomaso Albinoni: Adagio for Strings
Benjamin Britten: String Quartet No. 2, III. Chacony: sostenuto

Kevin Kumar, Maia Jasper White, violins

Johanna Nowik, viola

Yoshika Masuda, cello

Blacker House

Pasadena, CA

www.pasadenaconservatory.org

Oct 20, 2019

4pm

Schubertiade

Schubert: Arpeggione sonata

Yoshika Masuda, cello

Betty Oberacker, piano

Brentwood, CA

Oct 30, 2019

7pm