Winter Solstice Celebration: Chamber Music & Snowy Lullabies
with Kathryn Goodson and Friends
Wednesday, December 21st @ 7:30 PM
Join pianist, Kathryn Goodson in a program of works by Brahms, Mozart, Bruch, and more, featuring John Madison (viola), Wilfredo Figueroa (clarinet) and Monica Swartout- Bebow (mezzo soprano).
This lyrical program includes Johannes Brahms’ Zwei Gesänge Op. 91 for voice, viola and piano, and the seminal E-flat major Sonata Op. 120, No. 2, as well as selections by Max Bruch, W.A. Mozart, Astor Piazzolla, Florence Price and Ellen Rowe.
KCH’s Classical Salon presentations are generously supported in part by Genre Underwriters, Maurice & Linda Binkow.
COVID-19 Safety Policy for Indoor Concerts
- Masks are strongly encouraged and available as needed.
- Please do not attend a performance if you are feeling ill or have any symptoms of COVID-19.
Pianist Kathryn Goodson, an international performer, teacher and coach, has performed collaborative recitals with vocalists and instrumentalists throughout the United States, Europe and Japan. In her Ann Arbor, Michigan community, she is a coach for the University of Michigan School of Music and a regular ensemble performer for both the Ann Arbor and Detroit Symphony Orchestras. Her teaching projects include an annual course in American Art Song at the Musikhochschule Karlsruhe and a master class offered to American schools, Songs4Winds. Her collaborative playing has been documented on CDs released by Innova, Albany and Equilibrium. Belle Nuit, a 2-CD set of romantic French music curated and produced by Goodson, was released by Parma-Navona Records with NAXOS distribution in 2014. Performance partners are bass trombonist Randall Hawes, saxophonists Timothy McAllister and Donald Sinta, and hornist Gail Williams.