Playing with the Pros


Playing with the Pros


Honors and Debut Artist students are eligible to be chosen to "Play with the Pros". These students will perform in a chamber music group with professionals. This is an extremely exciting way to experience chamber music, and an incredible way to learn.

2014-2015 Season
LA students will perform with Trio FUGU at California Institute of the Arts. Trio FUGU, consisting of pianist Ming Tsu, violinist Lorenz Gamma, and cellist Joon Sung Jun shares an ardent dedication in educating young professional musicians through chamber music.


Dvorak Dumky Piano Trio, mvts 1 and 2:
Geneva Lewis, violin
Joon Sung Jun, professional cellist
Yoko Rosenbaum, piano


Schumann Piano Quintet
Eileen Kim, violin 1
Patrick Marsh, violin 2
Emma Wernig, viola
Veronica Mansour, cello
Ming Tsu, professional pianist


Shostakovich String Quartet No. 3, mvt 1
Jason Corbin, violin 1
Jaime Cao, violin 2
Lorenz Gamma, professional violist
Karen Weng, cello


2013-2014 Season


OC Students performed with Salastina Society's Kevin Kumar and Maia Jasper a newly commissioned work by Jeremy Cavaterra on the Irvine Valley College's Keyboard Series.


Piano Sextet by Jeremy Cavaterra
Maia Jasper, professional violinist
Sydney Mariano, violin
Kevin Kumar, professional violist
Iona Batchelder, cello
Ashley Biu, piano

Jake Platt, double bass