Buffalo Chamber Music Society

Artists this Season

Curtis on Tour
Mary Seaton Room - Kleinhans Music Hall
Tuesday March 16, 2021 at 8:00 pm
  • A Shattered Vessel ----------------- Richard Danielpour
  • String Quintet in C major, D.956------------- Schubert
About Curtis on Tour
  • Ida Kavafian, violin
  • Lun LI, violin
  • Cara Pogossian, viola
  • Francis Carr, cello
  • Peter Wiley, cello

Internationally acclaimed as a violist as well as violinist, the versatile Ida Kavafian is an artist-member of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and former violinist of the Beaux Arts Trio. For 34 years she has been artistic director of Music from Angel Fire in New Mexico, where some 200 Curtis students have participated in the Young Artist Program to date. She was a founder of the Bravo! Colorado festival, serving as its artistic director for ten years; and co-founded the chamber ensembles Opus One, Tashi, and Trio Valtorna. She also performs as a soloist and in recital with her sister, violinist Ani Kavafian.