Chamber Music Series

The annual Chamber Music Recital Series features instrumental music performed by small ensembles of current music students from both undergraduate and graduate programs. Recitals feature masterworks by familiar and lesser-known composers. To learn more about the Chamber Music Program at Western University, visit the Chamber Music webpage.


2021-22 Performances

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2022

Tuesday, March 22 | 6pmPOSTPONED
von Kuster Hall
String Quartet Recital
Minji Lee, violin; Kevin Ye, violin; Miriam Elsawi, viola; Eve Thompson, cello
Tom Wiebe, coach

Wednesday, March 30 | 7pm (3 hour duration)
von Kuster Hall
Annual Chamber Groups and Student Composers Gala Concert

Friday, April 8 | 12:30pm – NEW DATE
Studio 242
Flute Quartet Recital
Katie Kirkpatrick, flute; Natassia Stelatos, flute; Shelby Thrower, flute; Caedwyn Boyd, flute
Sharon Kahan, coach

Sunday, April 24 | 2pm – NEW DATE
von Kuster Hall
Saxophone Quartet Recital
Winners of the 2021-22 Young-Ja Park Chamber Music Award: Alessandro Calicchia, saxophone; Alexandra Graham, saxophone; Chase Griffin, saxophone; Paula Kokot, saxophone
Bobbi Thompson, coach


Recent Recitals

2021

Tuesday, November 16 | 12:30pm
von Kuster Hall
Student Chamber Music Showcase #1 – Strings and Piano

Thursday, November 18 | 12:30pm
von Kuster Hall
Student Chamber Music Showcase #2 – Woodwinds, Brass, Percussion, and Piano

Wednesday, November 24 | 6pm
von Kuster Hall
Piano Duo Recital
Benjamin Schmalz, piano; Lianna Grace, piano
James Hibbard, coach

Thursday, November 25 | 6pm
von Kuster Hall
Clarinet/Viola/Piano Trio Recital
Kelvin Minghao Liu, clarinet; Colman Yang, viola; Katie Birt, piano
Marie Johnson, coach

Thursday, November 25 | 6:30pm
von Kuster Hall
Clarinet/Viola/Piano Trio Recital
Emily Weaver, clarinet; Maria Gonzalez, viola; Mijin Kim, piano
Marie Johnson, coach

Saturday, November 27 | 12pm
von Kuster Hall
Saxophone Quartet Recital
Alessandro Calicchia, saxophone; Alexandra Graham, saxophone; Chase Griffin, saxophone; Paula Kokot, saxophone
Bobbi Thompson, coach

Saturday, November 27 | 12:30pm
von Kuster Hall
Oboe Quartet Recital
Elizabeth Rucker, oboe; Mark Pinder, oboe; Megan Yuen, oboe; Tinson Lee, oboe
Shelley Heron, coach

Saturday, November 27 | 2pm
von Kuster Hall
Oboe/Viola/Piano Trio Recital
Jessica Arenas, oboe; Tasman Tantasawat, viola; William Snyder, piano
James Hibbard, coach

Saturday, November 27 | 2:30pm
von Kuster Hall
Brass Quintet Recital
Olivia Callahan, trumpet; Emily Carmichael, trumpet; Marianne Kitchen, horn; Sidnee McLeod, trombone; Jonathan Rowsell, tuba
Jonathan Rowsell, coach

Thursday, December 2 | 6pm
von Kuster Hall
Flute Quartet Recital
Katie Kirkpatrick, flute; Natassia Stelatos, flute; Shelby Thrower, flute; Caedwyn Boyd, flute
Sharon Kahan, coach

2022

Thursday, March 3 | 12:30pm
von Kuster Hall
Wind/Piano Recital
Asta Coffey, flute; Margaret Hancox, oboe; Alice Campbell, clarinet; Joseph Smith, bassoon; Hayoon Kim, piano
Marie Johnson, coach

Thursday, March 3 | 4pm
von Kuster Hall
Clarinet/Viola/Piano Trio Recital
Emily Weaver, clarinet; Maria Gonzalez, viola; Mijin Kim, piano
Marie Johnson, coach

Thursday, March 3 | 4:30pm
von Kuster Hall
Clarinet/Viola/Piano Trio Recital
Kelvin Minghao Liu, clarinet; Colman Yang, viola; Katie Birt, piano
Marie Johnson, coach

Thursday, March 3 | 6:30pm
von Kuster Hall
Oboe Quartet Recital
Elizabeth Rucker, oboe; Mark Pinder, oboe; Megan Yuen, oboe; Tinson Lee, oboe
Shelley Heron, coach

Friday, March 4 | 4pm
von Kuster Hall
Trumpet Ensemble Recital
Christopher Reyes, trumpet; Alexa Brown, trumpet; Alexander Drozd, trumpet; Jazzmine Van Veld, trumpet; Nikola Locatelli, trumpet
Shawn Spicer, coach

Friday, March 4 | 6pm
von Kuster Hall
Piano Trio Recital
David Yu-Heng Chen, violin; Stephen Buck,cello; Jiazhi Sun, piano
Angela Park, coach
Program (PDF)

Friday, March 4 | 8pm
von Kuster Hall
Clarinet Quintet Recital
Jillian Yang, violin; Paul Baek violin; Rachel Miner, viola; Ethan Allers, cello; Joel Robertson, clarinet
Tom Wiebe, coach

Saturday, March 5 | 12pm
von Kuster Hall
Oboe/Viola/Piano Trio Recital
Jessica Arenas, oboe; Tasman Tantasawat, viola; William Snyder, piano
James Hibbard, coach

Saturday, March 5 | 12:30pm
von Kuster Hall
Brass Quintet Recital
Olivia Callahan, trumpet; Emily Carmichael, trumpet; Nikola Locatelli, trumpet; Marianne Kitchen, horn; Sidnee McLeod, trombone; Jonathan Rowsell, tuba
Jonathan Rowsell, coach

Saturday, March 5 | 4pm
von Kuster Hall
Flute/Violin/Viola Trio Recital
Gillian Derer, flute; Jeanny Jung, violin; Meika Sonntag, viola
Mel Martin, coach

Saturday, March 5 | 6pm
von Kuster Hall
String Trio/Piano Quartet Recital
Patricio Flores, violin; Elizabeth van't Voort, viola; Heather White, cello; Song Lee Kim, piano
Tom Wiebe, coach
Program (PDF)

Friday, March 18 | 6pm
von Kuster Hall
Piano Duo Recital
Benjamin Schmalz, piano; Lianna Grace, piano
James Hibbard, coach

Saturday, March 19 | 5pm
Paul Davenport Theatre
Jazz Combo Recital
Alexa Brown, trumpet; Kevin Cacorovski, saxophone; Madeline Hall, guitar; Patrick Linardic, drums; Jack Parker, bass; Joel Martinez Lorenzana, piano
Kevin Watson, coach

Saturday, March 19 | 7pm
Paul Davenport Theatre
Jazz Combo Recital
Jazzmine Van Veld, trumpet; Nicholas De Souza, saxophone; Chase Griffin, saxophone; Rohan Sampy, drums; Charlie Kramers, bass; Emily Purdy, piano
Kevin Watson, coach


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Contact Us

Chamber Music Coordinators

Jana Starling
Associate Professor
519-661-2111 x84326

Thomas Wiebe
Associate Professor
519-661-2111 x86987

Event Information and Marketing

Rachel Condie
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
rachel.condie@uwo.ca
519-661-3767