INSTRUMENTALMUSIC
Chamber concerts may include all new  repertoire or alternative program combinations: New Works, European Classics and Jazz Transcriptions. Triple Concerto appearances with orchestra featuring works commissioned by the Core Ensemble are another exciting component of our concert performances.
                                                                                                                 
 
STRAIGHT TO YOU
                                                                                                                 
New works written for our exciting and unique instrumental combination delivered with the immediacy that only the chamber music setting can provide. Our diverse repertoire includes commissioned trios by Ross Bauer, Martin Brody, Donald Crockett, Michael DeMurga, Michael Gandolfi, Miriam Gideon, Osvaldo Golijov, Kari Juusela, Peter Lieuwen, Marjorie Merryman, Jeffrey Mumford, Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez, Marc Satterwhite, Judith Shatin, Marilyn Shrude, Rand Steiger, Su Lian Tan, Augusta Read Thomas,
Dan Welcher and Chinary Ung.
                                                                                                                 
 
ECLECTIC BLEND
                                                                                                                 
A concert program that frames our newly commissioned works between those of Bach,
Beethoven, Brahms, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn and Charles Mingus.
                                                                                                                 
 
CONCERTO APPEARANCES
                                                                                                                 
Bernard Rands: Triple Concerto (1997)
Performances with:
The Cleveland Chamber Symphony
The New Hampshire Symphony
The Florida Philharmonic
The Waterloo Cedar Falls Iowa Symphony
                                                                                                                 
Chinary Ung: Triple Concerto “A Sonorous Path” (1992)
Performances with:
The Phoenix Symphony
The Honolulu Symphony
The New Hampshire Symphony
The Palm Beach Opera Orchestra
The Stony Brook Symphony
                                                                                                                 
 
RECORDINGS
                                                                                                                 
Recordings include Bending the Light, with repertoire by composers Ross Bauer, Peter Lieuwen, Marjorie Merryman, Judith Shatin, Marilyn Shrude and Dan Welcher and A Jazz Set with works by Donald Martino, both on New World Records. The Core Ensemble are featured as soloists in the Bernard Rands Triple Concerto on an Albany Records release recorded with the Cleveland Chamber Symphony. Percussionist Michael Parola is also featured on the New World Records release Aequalis with additional commissioned repertoire for cello, piano and percussion.
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