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An amazing six day festival of concerts, demonstration lectures and master classes in South Beach featuring international superstars Lara St, John, violin; Kim Kashkashian, viola; Anastasia Khitruk, violin; Matt Haimovitz, cello and Academy Award winning composer, John Corigliano.

SoBe Arts Launches Ambitious String Festival - Miami Herald 11/4/12

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Click for Information on daily master classes for advanced string students or contact 305.674.9220.

STAY ON SOUTH BEACH

shore clubVisiting from out of town, or want to stay on Miami Beach and not miss a single festival event? Special hotel accomodations available at Shore Club South Beach (Festival Hotel) Beautiful Luxury Hotel on the beach. Special heavily discounted rate for Festival Pass holders. Must be booked by November 28! Contact the SoBe Arts office for very special rates: 305-674-9220

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SOBE ARTS PRESENTS
AMERICAN STRING FESTIVAL

LARA ST. JOHN, ANASTASIA KHITRUK, KIM KASHKASHIAN, MATT HAIMOVITZ AND
COMPOSER-IN-RESIDENCE, JOHN CORIGLIANO
Executive Artistic Director, Carson Kievman
Festival Pianists, Robert Chumbley, Martin Kennedy

In the SoBe Arts' historic Carl Fisher Clubhouse, Little Stage Theater and The Colony Theater

Festival Hotel Accommodations available at The Shore Club, South Beach

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PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE FOR SOBE ARTS AMERICAN MASTERWORKS STRING FESTIVAL:

Monday, December 5, 2011

VIP Meet & Greet the Artists Welcome Buffet/Reception
sponsored by Chef Bernie Matz Cafe, Books & Books at SoBe Arts

(available with VIP Festival Pass - see below)

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Lecture/Demonstration by Anastasia Khitruk, Violinist

4:30 p.m. – Carl Fisher Clubhouse
SoBe Institute of the Arts
2100 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Free and open to the general public
For information call 305.674.9220 / www.sobearts.org

Performance by Lara St. John, Violinist
with Martin Kennedy, Pianist
7:30 p.m. – Little Stage Theater

Stephen Foster/ Matt Van Brink:  Songs of Stephen Foster (2010)
John Corigliano: Sonata (1963)
Intermission
Kennedy: Trivial Pursuits (2010)
Gershwin/Tunick: But Not for Me, Sweet and Lowdown
Matt Herskowitz Freilach # 19 (2011)
Gene Pritsker Russian Evenings Suite (2010)


Followed by Meet the Artist Reception
$35 / $15 (student/senior with I.D.)
All tickets include free parking
For information call 305.674.9220 / www.sobearts.org

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Lecture/Demonstration by Matt Haimovitz, Cellist
4:30 p.m. – Carl Fisher Clubhouse
Free and open to the general public
For information call 305.674.9220 / www.sobearts.org

Performance by Kim Kashkashian, Violist
with Robert Chumbley & Martin Kennedy, Pianists
7:30 p.m. – Little Stage Theater

Alan Hovhaness: Chahagir op.56A for solo viola
Zhou Long: Wild Grass
Stephen Paulus: Seven for the Flowers near the River
Intermission
Vincent Persichetti: Parable op.130 for solo viola 
Theofanidas: Flow my Tears
Elliot Carter, Elegy
Aaron Copland: Old American Songs

Followed by Meet the Artist Reception
$35 / $15 (student/senior with I.D.)
All tickets include free parking
For information call 305.674.9220 / www.sobearts.org

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Lecture/Demonstration by Lara St. John, Violinist
4:30 p.m. – Carl Fisher Clubhouse
Free and open to the general public
For information call 305.674.9220 / www.sobearts.org

Performance by Anastasia Khitruk, Violinist
with Robert Chumbley & Martin Kennedy, Pianists
7:30 p.m. – Little Stage Theater

Aaron Copland: Hoe Down
David Winkler: Tanyetz  Spirituoso
Michael Colina: Baba Yaga
Michael Colina: Der Golum
Tchaikovsky: Meditation and Valse Scherzo


Followed by Meet the Artist Reception
$35 / $15 (student/senior with I.D.)
All tickets include free parking
For information call 305.674.9220 / www.sobearts.org

Friday, December 9, 2011

Lecture/Demonstration by Kim Kashkashian, Violist
4:30 p.m. – Carl Fisher Clubhouse
Free and open to the general public
For information call 305.674.9220 / www.sobearts.org

Performance by Matt Haimovitz, Cellist
7:30 p.m. – Little Stage Theater
Matt Haimovitz plays Bach at Occupy Wall Street (Oct. 16) - Alex Ross, The New Yorker Magazine

Johann Sebastian Bach: Suite No. 1 in G Major
Ned Rorem: After Reading Shakespeare
Domenico Gabrielli: Ricercar No. 5
Elliott Carter: Figment
Brian Cherney: Capriccio
Luna Pearl Woolf: Sarabande
David Sanford: Seventh Avenue Kaddish
Osvaldo Golijov: Omaramor

Followed by Meet the Artist Reception
$35 / $15 (student/senior with I.D.)

All tickets include free parking
For information call 305.674.9220 / www.sobearts.org

SoBe Arts Little Stage Theater and Carl Fisher Clubhouse are intimate spaces with limited seating.
For additional information contact events@sobearts.org or (305) 674-9220

Saturday, December 10, 2011

AMERICAN MASTERWORKS FESTIVAL CONCERT

PRE-CONCERT TALK: John Corigliano, 7:00 p.m.

FESTIVAL CONCERT AT THE COLONY THEATER, 8:00 p.m
Featuring the Music of John Corigliano
Lara St. John, violin - Anastasia Khitruk, violin -
Kim Kashkashian, viola and Matt Haimovitz, cello

With Robert Chumbley & Martin Kenndy, piano
With David Cole, cello and Matthew Davies, viola

THE PROGRAM

John Corigliano: Phantasmagoria (on Themes from The Ghosts of Versailles)
Stephen Paulus: Seven for the Flowers near the River
Tenebrae: Osvaldo Golijov
John Corigliano: The Red Violin Caprices
Intermission
John Corigliano: Stomp (US Premiere)
Carson Kievman: Sine Nomine (Premiere string version )
George Crumb: Black Angels

The Colony Theater - 1040 Lincoln Road - Miami Beach, FL 33139

Followed by VIP Reception (for VIP ticket holders)
sponsored by Global Spectrum at Segafredo, Lincoln Road

For information call 305.674.9220 / www.sobearts.org

Ticket Prices:
Student & Seniors Seating: $25.00 with valid I.D.
General Seating: $65.00
VIP Reserved Seating: $125.00 (includes final VIP reception with the artists)

Discounted tickets available for groups of 10 or more – call 305 674 9220

After advance ticket purchase you will receive a receipt via email.
Tickets will be held in your name at the Box Office

TICKET PACKAGES
Festival Concert Plus Two Weekday Concerts of your choice:
VIP Seating Package: $150 (includes final VIP reception with the artists)
General Seating Package: $100

Festival Pass (incuding 5 concerts, demonstrations, etc.):
VIP Festival Pass $200 (includes opening VIP artist buffet and closing VIP meet the artists reception)
General Festival Pass $150

As of 6pm Saturday Dec. 10 buy tickets at The Colony Theater Box Office only!

Purchase Tickets for Individual Concerts, December 6-9, 2011
Student/Senior tickets ($15) available at box office 1 hour before performance w/ I.D.
Purchase Tickets for Saturday, December 10, 2011

Student/Senior tickets ($25) available at box office 1 hour before performance w/ I.D.

Purchase Ticket Packages
Select first weekday concerts of choice
Select second weekday concert of choice
Purchase Festival Pass - All Concerts & Demonstrations, etc.
All SoBe Arts ticket sales are final. Refunds will be provided only in the event of a cancelled
SoBe Arts show. Rescheduled or postponed SoBe Arts concerts will not be refunded.

For additional information including special Festival Hotel rates contact
events@sobearts.org or call (305) 674-9220

SoBe Arts Box Office opens 1 hour before performances - Check with The Colony Theater for times

Special hotel accomodations available at Shore Club South Beach (Festival Hotel) Beautiful Luxury Hotel on the beach. Special heavily discounted rate for Festival Pass holders. Must be booked by Nov. 28. Contact office for details.


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OUR SPONSORS

A Special thank you to our sponsors: The Shore Club South Beach; Streamline Properties, Global Spectrum; Bresaro Suites at Mantell Plaza and Café at Books & Books.

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For special membership benefits including tickets and invitations to special events, please make a tax-deductible contribution to SoBe Arts Annual Giving Campaign. Donate online at http://www.sobearts.org/SupportUs.html or make a check payable to SoBe Institute of the Arts

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logoSoBe Institute of the Arts 2011/2012 season is sponsored in part by the National Endowment for the Arts, Miami-Dade County Tourist Development Council, the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners, the Miami Beach Cultural Arts Council and the City of Miami Beach, as well as private foundations and individual donors.  Series sponsors and individual matching contributions help us to keep our events free or low cost to all.  Please consider sponsoring one or more events or making a tax deductible donation to SoBe Institute of the Arts, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit arts education and performance organization. For more information contact (305) 674-9220.

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