On August 1st and 8th, Claude will be playing at the Strings Music Festival in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. The programs will include Moszkowski Suite for 2 Violins & Piano, Brahms Viola Quintet in F major (viola), and the finale of the classical series season- Dvorak Piano Quintet.
Claude Sim joins the Miró Quartet on 2nd viola for their appearance February 19th, 2009 (7:30pm) at Colorado State University's Griffin Concert Hall in Fort Collins, Colorado. Program includes Mozart's viola quintet in G minor. For more information on the quartet, visit www.miroquartet.com. Photo courtesy of Tim Van Schmidt.
Claude will be performing Mozart Violin Concerto No. 5 with the Colorado Youth Symphony Orchestra on February 3rd, 2009, in Gates Concert Hall at Denver University. He will be stepping in for the ailing Edward Dusinberre (first violinist, Takacs Quartet). Conducting the concert will be CYSO music director Basil Vendryes.
Join the Colorado Symphony Orchestra for a special evening of Viennese classics & more! As violin soloist, Claude will be performing three pieces by Fritz Kreisler, and Monti's Czardas with the CSO on New Year's Eve. Scott O'Neil conducts. For tickets and further information, please visit www.coloradosymphony.org
The acclaimed composer Dave Hanson has written a jazz violin concerto. The piece is a vehicle for the violin, a launching pad for improvisation, and contains hints from the bebop era. The work will be given its premiere with Eric Bertoluzzi and the Up Close and Musical ensemble. More information can be found at www.englewoodarts.org