Folk Variations featuring pianist Gilles Vonsattel

Sunday, August 6 at 7:30 pm at the Otesaga Resort HotelBuy tickets now online or by calling Brown Paper Tickets 800/838-3006

Gilles Vonsattel performs August 6 with the Jasper Quartet and Linda Chesis

Acclaimed Swiss pianist Gilles Vonsattel is joined by the Jasper String Quartet and Linda Chesis  in a folk-inspired program including works by William Grant Still,  Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues by Frederic Rzewski, and one of the most beloved chamber music works, Dvorak’s Piano Quintet in A major.

Bios for Gilles Vonsattel and the Jasper String Quartet will be added soon.

Linda Chesis, festival artistic director, founder and flutist

Flutist LINDA CHESIS is founder and artistic director of the Cooperstown Summer Music Festival. She is a member of the flute faculty and chair of the Woodwind Department at the Manhattan School of Music. She has been hailed by critics on three continents as one of the most exciting and dynamic flutists of her generation. The top prize winner at the Paris and Barcelona International competitions, and at the National Flute Association Competition, Ms. Chesis has performed with orchestras and in solo recitals throughout the US, France, Great Britain, Germany, Japan and Korea. Her recordings can be heard on the EMI, Nonesuch and Music Masters labels. More about Linda Chesis…


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