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Second SummerKeys Faculty Chamber Concert

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LUBEC, Maine — The second of the SummerKeys’ Faculty Chamber Concerts will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 10, in Lubec.

Clarinetist Anna Maria Baeza is active in solo and chamber music and has given recitals throughout the US, Canada, France, the Czech Republic and Hungary. She holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the State university of New York at Stony Brook, and Master and Bachelor of Music degrees from the University of Southern California. Ms. Baeza has taught at Summerkeys since 2000.

Pianist Gregory Biss was born in Illinois and educated chiefly in New England and Germany. He has studied piano with Lionel Nowak and Nadia Reisenberg and composition with Leon Kirchner and Karlheinz Stockhausen. His works have been performed by the Denver Symphony Orchestra and the Los Angeles Philharmonic.

Guitarist Winslow Browning has been a recitalist, chamber musician and soloist with orchestras in Austria, Germany, Italy, and Switzerland. He won the Artist’s International Award along with Duo partner Suzanne Gilchrest in 1996, and has been featured in music festivals around the world including the Kǘhlungsborn Guitar Festival (Germany), Schloss Prossels Music Festival (Italy) and Winterfest (US). Mr. Browning is Founder and Artistic Director of Guitar Among Others.

Flutist Suzanne Gilchrest is a frequent soloist and chamber musician in the US, Germany, Austria, Italy and Switzerland. She currently serves on the faculty of the Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions at The Steinhardt School at NYU, and the chamber music program at the New York Youth Symphony. Ms. Gilchrest is a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and holds a Master’s degree in Chamber Music Performance from NYU.

A native of Friesing, Germany, Joachim Woitun studied cello at The Richard Strauss Conservatory and The State University of Music in Munich. After moving to the US to continue his studies, he earned music degrees from Eastern Washington University and Queens College, C. U. N. Y. He has given numerous sonata and chamber music performances. Mr.Woitun co-directs the String Department at the Packer Collegiate Institute, and teaches at the Third Street Music School Settlement in Manhattan.

The faculty will play “Partita in A minor” by J.S. Bach (1685-1750); “6 Airs and Dances from the Italian Renaissance”; “Six Characteristic Pieces” by Frederico Moreno Torroba (1891-1982) and Johannes Brahms’ (1833-1897) “Clarinet Trio.” This concert will be upstairs in Lubec’s Congregational Christian Church, with intermission refreshments provided by the Water St. Tavern. Concerts are free, but piano-tuning donations are always welcome. For information about SummerKeys, visit summerkeys.com, call 733-2316, or email sksmail@summerkeys.com.

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