McIntire Department of Music

Co-Sponsored by Jewish Studies Program at UVA, and Congregation Beth Israel

Cello and Piano Recital

Iris Jortner
by Iris Jortner, cello
with Einav Yarden, piano

The Albemarle Ensemble will present the second concert of the 2007-2008 season of the University of Virginia Chamber Music Series on Monday, November 5 at 8:00 pm in Old Cabell Hall. The concert features cellist, Iris Jortner and pianist Einav Yarden.

Iris Jortner teaches cello and chamber music at the University of Virginia and is principal cellist of the Charlottesville and University Symphony Orchestra. In addition to her active participation at the University, she is also a member of the Rivanna Quartet. Jortner is a well-traveled musician and has toured in venues around the world. She has collaborated on recordings for Naxos, Live Classics, and Albany Records.

Also featured is Israeli pianist, Einav Yarden. She has performed as a soloist with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Minnesota Symphony, Calgary Philharmonic, Jerusalem Symphony, and Plovdiv Philharmonic. Her performances in Israel, Europe and the Americas have won her several important international piano competitions.

Jan Radzynski (Ohio State U.) will also be present at the this performance.

The Program will include the following works:

J.S. Bach Sonata for Viola da Gamba No. 3 in G minor, BMV 1029
Z. Kodaly Adagio for Cello and Piano
Jan Radzynski "Prayer and Dance" for Cello and Piano (2005)
J. Brahms Sonata in E minor Op. 38 for Cello and Piano

Einav Yarden

Tickets for the concert are $20 General, $10 Students & 5 Arts$ Students and free for students 18 years and younger. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Cabell Hall Box Office at 434.924.3984. The box office is open noon to five on weekdays and two hours prior to the concert.

Iris Jortner would like to thank the Jewish Studies Program at UVA and Congregation Beth Israel for co-sponsoring this event.

New Parking Information: Due to the South Lawn Construction Project, we are suggesting patrons for these concerts park in the Central Ground Parking Garage. The C1 lot off McCormick Road behind Clark and Bryan Halls will also be reserved. This lot is prioritized for disabled and limited mobility patrons. For more information please visit or call the Cabell Hall Box office at 434.924.3984. For more information, contact Marcy Day at (434) 924-6492 or For tickets, please call the Cabell Hall Box Office at (434) 924-3984.

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