September 2018
Ilya Yakushev
Crescent Elk Auditorium
Sunday, Sep 16, 2018 3:00 PM

Concert Pianist

“…superb control…”

– New York Times

  • Astounds and Mesmerizes Audiences
  • Featured Soloist with International Symphony Orchestras

Ilya is an award-winning Russian pianist whose program will feature compositions by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and Gershwin as well as Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition. Featuring a multi-media presentation, Ilya’s performance is a visual and technical spectacular.


 



November 2018
Five Sax
Crescent Elk Auditorium
Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 7:00 PM

International Saxophone Quintet

“…simply wonderful…”

Cinemusical

  • Creative Choreography
  • Unique Arrangements

A modern-style international saxophone quintet performing a repertoire rooted in classical music, venturing into American jazz, South American Latin styles and European folk music. Adding a theatrical element, Five Sax creates a strong connection with the audience and a spontaneous approach to making music. Imaginative programing mirroring the diversity of its members.


 



January 2019
The Frisson Ensemble
Crescent Elk Auditorium
Friday, Jan 18, 2019 7:00 PM

“…technical mastery…charm and wit.”

– (ref. Tom Gallant) – The New Yorker

  • Top Graduates from Julliard, Curtis and Yale
  • Award-Winning Arrangers

An explosive group of rising classical stars from the top music schools in the country. This six-piece ensemble entertains with various combinations of strings and winds. Their program includes classical works by Beethoven, Mozart, a traditional Celtic suite and Ennio Morricone’s Gabriel’s Oboe. A new presentation of classical music.


 



March 2019
Pop! Go the Classics
Crescent Elk Auditorium
Friday, Mar 8, 2019 7:00 PM

“Powerful, dynamic…”

– Polk Community College

  • Fresh Interpretations of Classical Works
  • Perfect Crossover Concert

Featuring pianist Mac Frampton, this six-piece group presents classical music in a pop format. Their repertoire includes Rossini’s William Tell Overture, J.S. Bach’s Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, Gershwin’s Rhapsody In Blue and more. Classical Music with a Twist of Pop.