Performances 2017-2018

Performances | 2017-2018

August 12 - September 5, 2017
Orchestra of the Lucerne Festival Academy
Lucerne, Switzerland; Cologne and Hamburg, Germany

The LUCERNE FESTIVAL ACADEMY has established itself as a master school for new music that is unique around the world. In 2017 the Academy embarks on its 14th season – and its second under the artistic directorship of Wolfgang Rihm and Principal Conductor Matthias Pintscher.

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September 16, 2017 | 3:00PM
Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra
Fort Washington Collegiate Church | New York City

Maurice Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
Samuel Barber: Knoxville Summer of 1915
Mozart: Symphony No. 38 in D “Prague” K. 504

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September 19 - 23, 2017
Casa Tomada IV: Gathering of Young American Artists
Casa de Las Americas| Havana, Cuba

Performing works by Marcos Balter, Felipe Lara, Alejandro Cardona, Jordan Nobles and Julio Estrada with NYC ensemble Tenth Intervention. September 22nd, 2017 | 11:30am

Casa Tomada aims to promote the the interaction and mutual knowledge among young persons up to 36 years old, as well as to stimulate and promote more diverse means of rethinking the past, present and future of the intellectual and artistic production in the continent, and to promote the work of the more recent generations.

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September 28, 2017 | 7:30 PM
Classical Thursdays Presents: sTem
Brooklyn Center for the Arts | Brooklyn, NY

Join sTem at the Brooklyn Center for the Arts for their New York City premiere performance of their newest commissioned work "Naughty Boy" by Frédéric Lacroix; Ned Rorem's epic song cycle "Ariel", a little Strauss, and more!

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October 6, 2017 | 8:00 PM
Urban Playground Chamber Orchestra
Christ and St. Stephen's Church | New York City

Samuel Coleridge Taylor: Nonet
Jennifer Jolley: Spielzeug Strassbahn
Evan Williams: Dead White Man Music

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October 14, 2017 | 2:00 PM
Masterworks for Clarinet, Cello, and Piano
Cutchogue New Suffolk Free Library | Cutchogue, NY

Acclaimed clarinetist, Eric Umble; cellist, Meaghan Burke and pianist, Adam Marks, team up for an afternoon of chamber music exploring the depth and breadth of the clarinet, cello, and piano repertoire. The program centers around Brahms' seminal Clarinet Trio, the New York based musicians known for their electric performances, frames the Brahms with new masterworks by Xenakis and Joan Tower that delve into the sonic possibilities of the medium. Join us for an exploration of musical perspectives from 1891, to the music of today.

November 3, 2017 | 7:30 PM
Duo Helix Debut Recital
Washington Heights | New York City

The premiere performance of Duo Helix, a clarinet and flute duo championing music of the 20th and 21st centuries.  Featuring Izzy Gleicher, flute and Eric Umble, clarinet.

November 29, 2017 | 12:00 PM
The Interchurch Center Presents: sTem
The Interchurch Center | New York City

Work uptown? Take your lunch break with sTem on November 29th. Enjoy a free afternoon performance in the beautiful chapel at The Interchurch Center.

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March 17 - 21, 2018
Clarinetist in Residence: Sul Ross State University
Alpine, Texas

Eric Umble will present recitals and masterclasses in collaboration with Sul Ross flute professor Dr. Mary-Elizabeth Thompson-Meyer.

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March 24 and 25, 2018
Musical Bridges Around the World Present: SoundMind
San Antonio, Texas

SoundMind will be joined by pianist, Svetlana Smolina, who has performed with orchestras and in recitals worldwide.

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April 19, 2018 | 3:00 PM
sTem & Manhattan School of Music Composition Forum
Manhattan School of Music | New York City

sTem collaborates with composition students at Manhattan School of Music.

April 22, 2018 | 3:00 PM
St. Martha-Yamaha Concert Series Presents:
Messiaen Quartet: Music for Eternity
Barry University | Miami, FL

Olivier Messiaen’s 1942 masterpiece, Quartet for the End of Time. Featuring internationally renowned pianist Daniel Epstein, violinist Sheng-Ching Hsu, clarinetist Eric Umble, and cellist Ben Larsen.

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May 19, 2018 |3:00 PM
Washington Height Chamber Orchestra
Fort Washington Collegiate Church | New York City

Join us for our season finale, featuring Jennifer Higdon's furiously virtousic opener, "Machine," and a concerto by our Young Artist Competition winner. The season closes with Brahms' timeless and profound second symphony.

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