Carrie Stevens, mezzo-soprano

Gabriel Dobner, piano

Tue, Oct 30 @ 8 pm

RECITAL HALL

Carrie Stevens, mezzo-soprano

Gabriel Dobner, piano

Tue, Oct 30 @ 8 pm

RECITAL HALL


Carrie Stevens is highly regarded for her versatility in concert, chamber and operatic venues, spanning styles from Baroque to contemporary music. She has performed with conductors Jeffrey Kahane, Ivan Fischer, Helmuth Rilling, Roger Norrington, Michael Morgan and Carl St. Clair, among others. Her concert experience includes performances with the Oakland Symphony, Santa Rosa Symphony, St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, and the Minnesota Orchestra. She has enjoyed appearances with the Richmond Chamber Music, Staunton Music, Crested Butte, Kalamazoo Bach, Austin Bach Society and Oregon Bach Festivals, and has been a Fellowship recipient at the Stonybrook Bach Aria Festival.

Stevens has a particular interest in contemporary music and has been involved in many premieres, including works by Kirke Mechem, Ofer Ben-Amots, John Baboukis and Russell Burnham. She holds a Doctorate of Music from the University of Minnesota and is currently associate professor of voice at James Madison University.

Gabriel Dobner has appeared with some of Europe’s leading singers in the major concert venues of Munich, Hamburg, Frankfurt, Zürich, Vienna, Tokyo and Nagoya. He has recorded for both the Ottavo and MDG labels, winning high praise from BBC Music Magazine, Fono Forum and the West German Radio in Cologne, who referred to him as a “master among Lieder pianists.” He has also done numerous radio recordings in the United States, Germany and Japan.


HIGHLIGHTS


  • Kennedy Center Theater for Young Audiences on Tour presents Me...Jane, a musical based on the true story of chimpanzee expert Dr. Jane Goodall



  • Kyle Abraham's company, A.I.M, brings its "lush movement, infectious music and magnetic dancers" to the Forbes Center for the first time!



  • Jeremy Denk is "a pianist you want to hear no matter what he performs" (The New York Times).



  • Staunton dance devotee Pamela McCray wins 2018 Circle of Excellence Award


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