The Peabody Post

Marina Piccinini to Premiere Aaron Jay Kernis’ Flute Concerto

unnamed-3Faculty artist Marina Piccinini, flute, will perform the world premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winner Aaron Jay Kernis’ Flute Concerto on January 21-23 at the Max M. Fisher Music Center in Detroit, Michigan, and will give the New York state premiere of the piece with the Rochester Philharmonic, led by music director Ward Stare on February 4-6 in Eastman Theatre’s Kodak Hall in Rochester, New York. Ms. Piccinini will tour the East Coast in November 2015 with her trio, Tre Voci, which includes violist Kim Kashkashian (BM ’73, Viola) and harpist Sivan Magen. The trio will stop at Peabody to perform on the Sylvia Adalman Chamber Series on November 6. Ms. Piccinini will also tour five states with pianist Andreas Haefliger in mid-February.

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