We are thrilled to welcome the legendary violin virtuoso Midori Gotō, one of the world's most consequential classical artists of today, the dedicated arts advocate, innovative educator, recipient of the Kennedy Center Honors, and United Nations Messenger of Peace, to our concert series! Read more about Midori
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
Solo Violin Tour
BACH & THE 21st CENTURY
Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Midori's sensational debut with the New York Philharmonic at the age of 11!
J.S. Bach Sonata No. 2 for Solo Violin in A minor, BWV 1003
Thierry Escaich Nun komm
J.S. Bach Sonata No. 3 for Solo Violin in C Major, BWV 1005
John Zorn Passagen
J.S. Bach Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
Midori performs the Prelude from Bach’s Partita No. 3 in E Major for Solo Violin, BWV 1006, during Live with Carnegie Hall’s Isaac Stern Centenary Celebration on July 21, 2020.
Midori’s performance was filmed at The DiMenna Center for Classical Music. It was produced and engineered by Adam Abeshouse, Doron Schachter, and Zac Nicholson for The Virtual Concert Hall.
27th Concert Season
Sat, April 22, 2023, 5PM
First Presbyterian Church
Mario Aschauer, harpsichord
& Harmonia Stellarum Houston
Eight voices, two violins, gamba, theorbo, harpsichord