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Chamber Music Master Class with Astrid Schween

Saturday, November 6,
10:30 am
to 12:00 pm EDT
Donations Accepted
Ticket reservation required in advance. Tickets available now!
Astrid Schween

UVMC welcomes Astrid Schween, cellist in the Juilliard String Quartet and Hopkins Center guest artist, for a chamber music coaching session.  Local chamber ensembles will perform for Ms. Schween, who will coach the groups on their interpretation. Audience members are welcome to observe this master teacher in action and to hear beautiful chamber music. Program TBA.

This event is presented with support from Vermont Violins incollaboration with the Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College. Astrid Schween will perform with the Juilliard String Quartet Friday, November 5, in Spaulding Auditorium.

COVID Procedures: All attendees will be required to take COVID precautions including masking, distancing, and providing proof of vaccination (for ages 12+). These guidelines are based on UVMC’s COVID Policies as well as the requirements of the venue.

Astrid Schween
Cellist Astrid Schween has gained a rich following and enjoys a varied career as a soloist, chamber artist and teacher. Since joining the Juilliard String Quartet in 2016, she has appeared at Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw, the Musikverein in Vienna, the Berlin Konzerthaus, London’s Wigmore Hall, Yamaha Hall in Tokyo, and in Hong Kong, Singapore, Greece, China, Spain, Scandinavia and throughout the US, with concerts at the Lincoln Center Chamber Music Society, New York’s 92nd Street Y, Ravinia, Tanglewood and the Kennedy Center. With degrees from the Juilliard School, Astrid Schween received her training under the guidance of Leonard Rose, Harvey Shapiro, Bernard Greenhouse, Ardyth Alton and Dr. H.T. Ma, and was mentored as a young cellist by Jacqueline Du Pré and Zubin Mehta. She participated in the Marlboro Music Festival, the William Pleeth Cello Master Classes in Aldeburgh and made her debut at the age of 16 with the New York Philharmonic. Astrid Schween is a member of the cello faculty at Juilliard and the Perlman Music Program on Shelter Island.


Saturday, November 6
10:30 am to 12:00 pm EDT
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