2018-2019 Professional Concert Series
Tobias Werner

Washington Conservatory of Music presents



TOBIAS WERNER, cello
READ GAINSFORD, piano

 

Barber & Rachmaninoff for cello and piano

Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 at 8 PM
Westmoreland Congregational
United Church of Christ
One Westmoreland Circle, Bethesda, MD 20816
FREE (donations welcome) | directions

Cellist Tobias Werner and pianist Read Gainsford, members of Pressenda Chamber Players, perform Samuel Barber's Sonata in C Minor, Op. 6 and Rachmaninoff's Sonata in G Minor, Op. 19. The Pressenda Chamber Players is Ensemble-in-Residence at the Washington Conservatory of Music performing concerts and special events.

Cellist Tobias Werner is the music director of The Chamber Music Conference of the East, as well as Artistic Director/ Founder of the Pressenda Chamber Players. He has appeared in chamber music concerts throughout the world. More+

Pianist Read Gainsford has performed widely in the USA, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa, as solo recitalist, concerto soloist and chamber musician, making successful solo debuts in Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall and London’s Wigmore Hall, and others. More+

Program


Audience members are invited to a post-concert Wine & Words in the church social hall – a fun and informal question and answer session with the artist, with complimentary beverages.

The Washington Conservatory is a nationally accredited community music school for students of all ages. The Conservatory presents a professional monthly concert series October through May at Westmoreland Church in Bethesda and other public concerts and events throughout the year at Glen Echo Park. The Conservatory welcomes both seasoned and novice classical concert-goers and encourages families to attend our concerts with their children. Back balcony seating at the Westmoreland Circle location is suggested for families with small children as a courtesy to other audience members and to allow for easy exit. Conservatory Concerts are funded by donations and presented free of charge to allow those of all ages and economic means to enjoy outstanding live classical music in the community. Thank you for your generosity and support.

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