Striving for PiFection

Season 3 Finale

May 12, 2014 at 7pm

National Opera Center, NYC

 

Daniel Ott: Une Rose dans les Ténèbres (click here to listen!)

2014 Young Composers Program Winner (TBD)

Beethoven: Septet Op. 20

 

Adaskin String Trio

Mark Fraser, Cello

Steve Larson, Viola

Emlyn Ngai, Violin

 

Pascal Archer, Clarinet

Logan Coale, Bass

Gina Cuffari, Bassoon

Patrick Pridemore, Horn

 

$20 Adults/$10 Students & Seniors

Tickets sold at the door or on Eventbrite

Past concerts...

Rush Hour Concert (no intermission)

Pre-concert reception at 6:30pm

 

Thursday, February 13, 2014 7pm

National Opera Center

330 7th Ave #1600, New York City

(28th Street on the 1 train)

 

Spohr: Sech Deutsche Lieder, Op. 103 (selections)

Schumann: Fantasiestucke, Op. 73

Dowland: In Darkness let me Dwell 

Libby Larsen: Try Me Good King

Schubert: Der Hirt auf dem Felsen, D. 965

 

Pascal Archer, Clarinet

Martah Guth, Soprano

Spencer Myer, Piano

 

$20 Adults/$10 Students & Seniors

Tickets sold at the door or on Eventbrite

Benefit 2013

Sunday, November 24, 3pm

Mary Flagler Cary Hall, DiMenna Center

450 West 37th Street, New York City

(between 8th and 9th avenues)

Cortango, a tango band made of musicians from the St. Louis Symphony and dancers Mauro Peralta & Claudia Cortes, will join Exponential Ensemble in a passionate afternoon of music and dance that will take you to a milonga in Buenos Aires during the golden era of Tango!  All proceeds from this event will help support Exponential Ensemble's 2013-14 concerts and educational programs.


$75 per person ($50 tax deductible)
Argentine food and drinks will be served throughout the event.

To purchase tickets click here (after September 30)
Pascal Archer, Clarinet 
Julia MacLaine, Cello
Molly Morkoski, Piano
Cortango
Cally Banham, Oboe & English Horn
DAvid Deriso, Bass
Asako Kuboki, Violin

Mauro Peralta & Claudia Cortes, Dancers

Tzigane

Rush Hour Concert (no intermission)

Pre-concert reception at 6:30pm

 

Wednesday, October 16, 7pm

National Opera Center

330 7th Ave #1600, New York City

(28th Street on the 1 train)

 

Friday, October 18, 7pm

NEPA Philharmonic Chamber Music Series

Location TBD

 

Ravel: Tzigane

Khatchaturian: Trio

Bartók: Romanian Dances

Bartók: Contrasts

 

Pascal Archer, Clarinet

Erica Kiesewetter, Violin

Molly Morkoski, Piano

 

$20 Adults/$10 Students & Seniors

Tickets sold at the door or on Eventbrite

 

Season Two: Growing Exponentially

Pi Concerts: Season 2 finale

 

Adaskin String Trio + Exponential Ensemble

 

 

Friday, June 14 2013 at 7:30pm

Whitfield Room, Guilford Community Center

32 Church Street, Guilford, CT

 

Monday, June 17 at 7pm

Dimenna Center, Benzaquen Hall

450 West 37th Street, New York City

(between 9th and 10th avenues)

 

Program:

 

Beethoven: String Trio in D Major op. 9 No. 2

Dahl: Concerto a Tre

Crusell: Clarinet Quartet Op. 2 No. 1 in Eflat Major

 

Adaskin String Trio

Mark Fraser, Cello

Steve Larson, Viola

Emlyn Ngai, Violin

 

Pascal Archer, Clarinet

 

Purchase tickets NOW!

Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 7pm

Benzaquen Hall, Dimenna Center

450 West 37th Street, New York City

(between 9th and 10th avenues)

 

$20 adults/$10 students & seniors

 

Purchase tickets now!

 

Program: 

 

Handel-Halvorsen: Passacaglia

Prokofiev: Quintet op. 39

Gould: "Benny's Gig"

Anderson: Quintet

Young Composers Program Winner: Piece TBD

 

Pascal Archer, Clarinet

Logan Coale, Bass

Kathy Halvorson, Oboe

Adela Peña, Violin
Alissa Smith, Viola

 

A wine and cheese reception will follow the concert.

Dominican Republic Concert!

Join us in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, for a combination of "The French Mozart" and works by latin american composers.  

 

Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 8PM
Sala Aida Bonelly, Teatro National
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

 

Works for Clarinet, Viola and Piano by Francaix, Poulenc, Sierra, Piazzolla and Ziegler.

 

Pascal Archer, Clarinet

David Creswell, Viola

Molly Morkoski, Piano 

Rush hour concert (no intermission)

$20 Adults/$10 Students and Seniors

 

Monday, February 4, 2013 at 7pm

Christ & St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

122 West 69th Street, New York City

Purchase tickets for this concert.

 

NEP Philharmonic Chamber Concerts

Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 6:30pm

The Colonnade

401 Jefferson Avenue, Scranton, PA 

Purchase tickets for this concert.

 

Mozart: Kegelstatt Trio K. 498

Francaix: Trio

 

Pascal Archer, Clarinet

David Creswell, Viola

Molly Morkoski, Piano

"Rewind"

Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 7PM

Dimenna Center, Benzaquen Hall

450 West 37th Street, New York City

(between 9th and 10th avenues)

 

Friday, October 5, 2012 at 7PM

Walker Hall, The Taft School

Watertown, CT

 

For more info about this concert:

http://taftschool.org/arts/concertseries.aspx

 

Music for woodwinds and piano.

 

Mary Mageau: Forensis

Glinka: Trio Pathétique

Beethoven: Quintet for Piano and Winds Op. 16

 

Pascal Archer, Clarinet

Kathy Halvorson, Oboe

William Hestand, Bassoon

Molly Morkoski, Piano

Patrick Pridemore, Horn

 

A wine and cheese reception will follow each concerts.

 

$20 Adults/$10 Students & Seniors

 

N.B. The Taft School concert is free admission

Benefit 2012: Growing Exponentially

 

Exponential Ensemble invites you to its upcoming benefit concert on Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 2:30pm at The Greenwich Music House (46 Barrow Street, New York City).  

 

 

 

 

 

This concert will feature special guest artist:

 

Billy Hunter (Principal Trumpet, Metropolitan Opera)  

 

You are invited for pre concert cocktails on the music school patio at 1pm.  

 

The concert will start promptly at 2pm and will be followed by a reception where you will have the opportunity to meet Mr. Hunter and the members of Exponential Ensemble.

 

Program:

 

Gershwin: Prelude No. 1 (arr. James Cohn)

Pablo Ziegler: Elegante Canyenguito

Bozza: Caprice No. 1 for Trumpet and Piano

Sierra: Con Tres for Bassoon, Clarinet and Piano

Martinu: La Revue de Cuisine

 

Pascal Archer, Clarinet

Rebekah Heller, Bassoon

Billy Hunter, Trumpet

Francine Kay, Piano

Adela Peña, Violin

James Waldo, Cello 

 

Tickets: $60 minimum donation ($40 tax deductible)

 

All proceeds of this event will help Exponential Ensemble produce future concerts and outreach programs.

 

TO PURCHASE TICKETS: GO TO


https://www.fracturedatlas.org/s/campaign/642#top

Season ONE

SEASON 1 FINALE

 

Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 7pm

 

St. Peters Church - Chelsea

346 West 20th Street

(between 8th and 9th ave.)

New York, NY

 

A wine and cheese reception will follow the concert.

 

Program:

 

Marc Mellits: "Tight Sweater"

John Heins: Sonata for Clarinet and Percussion

Lukas Foss: Capriccio for Cello and Piano

 

Kimberly Osberg "Working Together"

for Clarinet Percussion and Piano*


Robert Muczynski: "Fantasy Trio"


*World Premiere, commissioned by Exponential Ensemble.

Pascal Archer, Clarinet

Arash Amini, Cello

Ingrid Gordon, Percussion

Molly Morkoski, Piano

 

$20 adults/$10 seniors & students

(tickets sold at the door)

"Les Six"


 

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at 7pm

 

Calvary Church

277 Park Avenue South

(corner of 21st st and Park Avenue South)

New York City

 

 

 

 

Hosted by the Parish of Calvary - St. George's Concert Series. 

 

 

Sunday, February 19, 2012 at 3pm

 

Walker Hall, The Taft School

Deforest Street

(across from the old Town Hall)

Watertown, CT


Hosted by the Candlewood Farm Arts Foundation

 

  

Program:

 

Louis Durey: Divertissement pour Trio d'Anches, Op. 107

Darius Milhaud: Suite d'après Corrette

Arthur Honneger: Sonatine for Clarinet and Piano

Georges Auric: Trio d'Anches

Alexandre Tansman: Sonatine for Bassoon and Piano

Germaine Tailleferre: Sonate Champêtre

Erik Satie: Gymnopédie No. 1

Francis Poulenc: Trio for Oboe, Bassoon and Piano





Pascal Archer, Clarinet

Kathy Halvorson, Oboe

William Hestand, Bassoon

Molly Morkoski, Piano

 

$20 adults/$10 seniors & students

(Tickets sold at the door)

"Cubic Roots"


 

Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 7pm

 

Christ and St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church

120 West 69th Street

New York City

 

 

 

 

Program:

 

Beethoven: Trio in B-flat Major, Op. 11

Bartók: Contrasts

Schumann: Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 63

 

Pascal Archer, Clarinet

Molly Morkoski, Piano

Arash Amini, Cello

Cyrus Beroukhim, Violin