An Evening with Cellist Joshua Roman

Friday, October 23, 2020, 7:30pm

Cellist Joshua Roman has earned an international reputation for his wide-ranging repertoire, a commitment to communicating the essence of music in visionary ways, artistic leadership and versatility. As well as being a celebrated performer, he is recognized as an accomplished composer and curator, and was named a TED Senior Fellow in 2015. He has performed on all the world’s major stages both as soloist and chamber musician, and he frequently collaborates with artists outside the music community.… Read more →

Holiday Magic! Mikki Sodergren and Friends

Saturday, December 19, 2020, 7:30pm
TSO favorite Mikki Sodergren (vocalist) returns to celebrate the season, bring good cheer, and share some favorite tunes! Joining her will be Michael Maliakel from last season’s Star Crossed Lovers, and they are excited to introduce Nat Zegree to the Tallahassee community. Nat is an incredible pianist, composer, and performer, and these three friends are sure to give you and your family an incredible holiday experience—right in your living room! Be ready to sing along to your favorites from every style of music. Don’t forget the eggnog!… Read more →

An Evening with Violinist Blake Pouliot

Saturday, January 23, 2021, 7:30pm
At only 25 years old, violinist Blake Pouliot has joined the upper echelons of brilliant soloists, establishing himself as a consummate 21st century artist with the rigor and passion to shine for a lifetime. Pouliot has soloed with the Atlanta, Detroit, Dallas, Milwaukee, San Francisco, and Seattle symphonies, dazzling audiences by “[surging] onstage in rock star pants…[presenting] Brahms as a composer of great passion. It was compellingly – indeed, irresistibly – done.” (The Dallas Morning News) In September, Pouliot’s debut album featuring the works of Ravel and Debussy was released (Analekta Records), earning a five-star rating from BBC Music Magazine and a 2019 Juno Award nomination for Best Classical Album.
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Season Finale! An Evening with Pianist Jon Kimura Parker

Saturday, March 27, 2021, 7:30pm
Pianist Jon Kimura Parker is known for his charisma, infectious enthusiasm, and dynamic performances. A veteran of the international concert stage, he has performed regularly in the Berlin Philharmonie, Carnegie Hall, London’s South Bank, the Sydney Opera House, and the Beijing Concert Hall. He was recently named Creative Partner for the Minnesota Orchestra’s Summer at Orchestra Hall, serves as the Artistic Director for the Honens International Piano Competition and Artistic Advisor for the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival. A collaborator in a wide variety of styles, Mr. Parker has performed with Doc Severinsen, Audra McDonald, Bobby McFerrin, Pablo Ziegler, and Sanjaya Malakar. As a founding member of Off the Score, he also performed with Stewart Copeland – the legendary drummer of The Police – for the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival’s 20th Anniversary Season.… Read more →