Capital Region Classical Presents Violinist Tai Murray at Hudson Hall, Dec. 11
- Beethoven: Spring Sonata, Op. 24
- Jeff Scott: Transparência
- Beethoven: Kreutzer Sonata, Op. 47
Winner of an Avery Fisher Career Grant in 2004, Tai Murray was also named a BBC New Generation Artist. As a chamber musician, she was a member of Lincoln Center’s Chamber Music Society II. Murray has performed as guest soloist on main stages worldwide, performing with leading ensembles such as the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Symphony Orchestra, and all of the BBC Symphony Orchestras. She is also a dedicated advocate of contemporary works (written for the violin). Among others, she performed the world premiere of Malcolm Hayes’ violin concerto at the BBC PROMS, in the Royal Albert Hall. As a recitalist Tai Murray has visited many of the world’s capitals having appeared in Berlin, Chicago, Hamburg, London, Madrid, NY’s Carnegie Hall, Paris and Washington DC.
Tai Murray’s critically acclaimed debut recording for Harmonia Mundi of Ysaÿe’s six sonatas for solo violin was released in February 2012. Her second recording with works by American Composers of the 20th Century was released by the Berlin-based label eaSonus and her third disc with the Bernstein Serenade on the French label Mirare. Murray plays a violin by Tommaso Balestrieri fecit Mantua ca. 1765, on generous loan from a private collection.
Individual tickets are $35. All children and students are free. For information, call 518-941-4331 or visit capitalregionclassical.org.