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Kimmel Center: Perelman Theater
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sunday, 11 December 2016 - 3:00 PM
The Curtis Chamber Orchestra embarks on a memorable two-part journey through all five Mozart Violin Concertos, with soloists drawn from the orchestra, as well as the exquisite Sinfonia Concertante featuring Shmuel Ashkenasi and Roberto Díaz.
Presenter: Philadelphia Chamber Music Society
Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 1 in B flat major, K 207
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 3 in G major, K 216
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 5 in A major, K 219 "Turkish"
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 2 in D major, K 211
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 4 in D major, K 218
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat major, K 364 (320d)
Artists: Shmuel Ashkenasi (Violin); Roberto Díaz (Viola)
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Kimmel Center: Perelman Theater
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sunday, 11 December 2016 - 7:00 PM
The Curtis Chamber Orchestra embarks on a memorable two-part journey through all five Mozart Violin Concertos, with soloists drawn from the orchestra, as well as the exquisite Sinfonia Concertante featuring Shmuel Ashkenasi and Roberto Díaz.
Presenter: Philadelphia Chamber Music Society
Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 1 in B flat major, K 207
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 3 in G major, K 216
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 5 in A major, K 219 "Turkish"
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 2 in D major, K 211
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Mozart: Concerto for Violin no 4 in D major, K 218
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat major, K 364 (320d)
Artists: Shmuel Ashkenasi (Violin); Roberto Díaz (Viola)
Ensemble: Curtis Chamber Orchestra
Curtis Institute of Music: Field Concert Hall
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sunday, 29 January 2017 - 3:00 PM
Since forming at Curtis in 2008, the Dover Quartet has charted a meteoric rise, becoming one of the most exciting and in-demand chamber ensembles of their generation. Having swept the 2013 Banff International String Quartet Competition, the group returned to Curtis as its first quartet in residence, continuing the school’s unparalleled lineage of string quartet playing. They have since toured the globe performing over 120 concerts annually. For this homecoming recital the Dover Quartet will be joined by violist Roberto Díaz, Curtis’s president.
Presenter: Curtis Institute of Music
Program TBA
Artist: Roberto Díaz (Viola)
Ensemble: Dover Quartet
415 Westlake Ave
Seattle, Washington
Friday, 10 February 2017 - 8:00 PM
Featuring some of the richest works in the string repertory, “Strings Attached” highlights four spectacularly unique combinations of stringed instruments. Experience the deep resonance of a string quartet with two cellos, or the brilliance of a string sextet.
Presenter: Emerald City Music
Dvorak: Terzetto for 2 Violins and Viola in C major, Op. 74/B 148
Artists: Ani Kavafian (Violin); Tessa Lark (Violin); Kristin Lee (Violin); Roberto Díaz (Viola); Yura Lee (Viola); Ani Aznavoorian (Cello); David Requiro (Cello)
Arensky: String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor for Violin, Viola, and Two Cellos, Opus 35
Artists: Ani Kavafian (Violin); Tessa Lark (Violin); Kristin Lee (Violin); Roberto Díaz (Viola); Yura Lee (Viola); Ani Aznavoorian (Cello); David Requiro (Cello)
Martinu: Madrigals (3) for Violin and Viola, H 313
Artists: Ani Kavafian (Violin); Tessa Lark (Violin); Kristin Lee (Violin); Roberto Díaz (Viola); Yura Lee (Viola); Ani Aznavoorian (Cello); David Requiro (Cello)
Brahms: Sextet for Strings no 2 in G major, Op. 36
Artists: Ani Kavafian (Violin); Tessa Lark (Violin); Kristin Lee (Violin); Roberto Díaz (Viola); Yura Lee (Viola); Ani Aznavoorian (Cello); David Requiro (Cello)
Washington Center for the Performing Arts
Olympia, Washington
Saturday, 11 February 2017 - 7:30 PM
Featuring some of the richest works in the string repertory, “Strings Attached” highlights four spectacularly unique combinations of stringed instruments. Experience the deep resonance of a string quartet with two cellos, or the brilliance of a string sextet.
Presenter: Emerald City Music
Dvorak: Terzetto for 2 Violins and Viola in C major, Op. 74/B 148
Artists: Ani Kavafian (Violin); Tessa Lark (Violin); Kristin Lee (Violin); Roberto Díaz (Viola); Yura Lee (Viola); Ani Aznavoorian (Cello); David Requiro (Cello)
Arensky: String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor for Violin, Viola, and Two Cellos, Opus 35
Artists: Ani Kavafian (Violin); Tessa Lark (Violin); Kristin Lee (Violin); Roberto Díaz (Viola); Yura Lee (Viola); Ani Aznavoorian (Cello); David Requiro (Cello)
Martinu: Madrigals (3) for Violin and Viola, H 313
Artists: Ani Kavafian (Violin); Tessa Lark (Violin); Kristin Lee (Violin); Roberto Díaz (Viola); Yura Lee (Viola); Ani Aznavoorian (Cello); David Requiro (Cello)
Brahms: Sextet for Strings no 2 in G major, Op. 36
Artists: Ani Kavafian (Violin); Tessa Lark (Violin); Kristin Lee (Violin); Roberto Díaz (Viola); Yura Lee (Viola); Ani Aznavoorian (Cello); David Requiro (Cello)
Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Saturday, 25 February 2017 - 7:30 PM
Renowned violist and Curtis Institute President Roberto Díaz joins the SDSO in a program exploring the power of music to connect even the most estranged cultures.
Presenter: South Dakota Symphony Orchestra
Ranjbaran: Concerto for Viola
Artist: Roberto Díaz (Viola)
Ensemble: South Dakota Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Delta David Gier
Jack Singer Concert Hall
Calgary, Alberta
Friday, 3 March 2017 - 8:00 PM
Presenter: Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Schnittke: Concerto for Viola
Artist: Roberto Díaz (Viola)
Ensemble: Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Carlos Miguel Prieto
Jack Singer Concert Hall
Calgary, Alberta
Saturday, 4 March 2017 - 8:00 PM
Presenter: Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Schnittke: Concerto for Viola
Artist: Roberto Díaz (Viola)
Ensemble: Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Carlos Miguel Prieto
Riverview Theater
Shreveport, Louisiana
Saturday, 11 March 2017 - 7:30 PM
WILLIS-KNIGHTON MASTERWORKS SERIES
Michael Butterman, conductor

ADÈS Three Studies from Couperin
MOZART Sinfonia Concertante for violin and viola
Elissa Lee Koljonen, violin, and Roberto Díaz, viola
BIZET Symphony in C

Join internationally acclaimed soloists for Mozart’s sunny duo concerto—the Sinfonia Concertante, followed by the pure youthful exuberance of Bizet’s only symphony.
Presenter: Shreveport Symphony Orchestra
Adès: Studies (3) for Chamber Orchestra from Couperin
Ensemble: Shreveport Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Michael Butterman
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat major, K 364 (320d)
Artists: Elissa Lee Koljonen (Violin); Roberto Díaz (Viola)
Ensemble: Shreveport Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Michael Butterman
Bizet: Symphony in C major
Ensemble: Shreveport Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Michael Butterman
Casa de Cultura de Avilés
Avilés, Spain
Thursday, 23 March 2017 - 8:00 PM
Presenter: Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias
Higdon: Viola Concerto
Artist: Roberto Díaz (Viola)
Ensemble: Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias
Conductor: Rossen Milanov
Auditorio Príncipe Felipe
Oviedo, Spain
Friday, 24 March 2017 - 8:00 PM
Presenter: Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias
Higdon: Viola Concerto
Artist: Roberto Díaz (Viola)
Ensemble: Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias
Conductor: Rossen Milanov
Centro de Bellas Artes: Pablo Casals Symphony Hall
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Saturday, 10 June 2017 - 7:00 PM
Presenter: Orquesta Sinfónica de Puerto Rico
Higdon: Viola Concerto
Artist: Roberto Díaz (Viola)
Ensemble: Orquesta Sinfónica de Puerto Rico
Conductor: Maximiano Valdés
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