Saturday, April 6 – Explore Music Series
9:00 – 10:30 a.m. at Shorecrest High School Main PAC Main Theatre
Topic: Eric Han
Guests: Eric Han, Seattle Symphony Cello
Award-winning cellist Eric Han will be our special guest for the next Explore Music Series. Korean-born Canadian cellist Eric made his concerto debut with the Toronto Symphony when he was 14, and has received a B.M. diploma from the Colburn School of Music and an Artist Diploma from the Curtis Institute of Music. He is the 4th chair cellist in Seattle Symphony and the principal cellist for Seattle Opera. In this discussion, he will speak about his musical training from a young age, his passion for chamber music, and he will perform one of his favorite pieces from the Bach Suites.
Saturday, April 27 – Explore Music Series
10:00 – 11:30 a.m. at Shorecrest High School, Room M-170
Topic: Seattle Conservatory of Music
Guests: Joeseph Gottesman, SCM Director of Chamber Music; Mark Salman, SCM Director of Academics; and Evan Berge, Manager of SCM Operations
With: SCM Parent Panel and SCM Quartet
Joseph Gottesman, SCM Director of Chamber Music, will explain the value of chamber music to student musicians, and demonstrate his method of instruction for chamber music. A student chamber group will join and perform a piece in progress. Evan Berge, the Seattle Conservatory of Music manager, will speak about SCM classes in depth and its great benefits for young musicians. Current SCM parents and Mark Salman, Director of SCM, will be there to answer questions.