Thursday, October 27 at 7:30---"Mellow Cello" with
Elise Pittenger, cello & Daniel Weiser, piano
Hear our Podcast below produced by Muphen Whitney about this concert:
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 AmiciMusic, founded in 2011 in Asheville, NC, is dedicated to performing the highest quality chamber music in intimate venues and non-traditional spaces on a monthly basis in both Asheville and Baltimore. We are committed to breaking down barriers between performers and audiences by setting up a more relaxed, informal, and welcoming atmosphere at concerts and through informative talks about the composer's life before each piece is played.
Daniel Weiser, piano, is the founder and Artistic Director of AmiciMusic.  He has been described as "truly a master Impresario" and "a force of pianistic energy" who can "absolutely smoke the 88 keys."  He has performed in fifteen countries around the world, including Egypt, Thailand, Sri Lanka, and Syria. He has a Doctorate in Piano/Chamber Music from the Peabody Conservatory where he worked with Samuel Sanders and he has taught music at Dartmouth College, UNCA, and Johns Hopkins University.  He also attended Harvard Law School at the same time as President Obama.
Thursday, October 27 at 7:30PM
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Elise Pittenger, cello    Daniel Weiser, piano
Cellist Elise Pittenger makes her triumphant return to Baltimore to team up with pianist Dan Weiser in a program of exciting music by Debussy, Stravinsky, and Brahms

Elise Pittenger, cello, is a proud Baltimore native. She enjoys a dynamic career as an educator, orchestral player, chamber musician, and advocate for new music. After completing doctoral work at McGill University, she moved to Brazil in 2010 to join the Philharmonic Orchestra of Minas Gerais, where she served as principal cello from 2011 to July 2015. Elise performs frequently with pianist Gustavo Carvalho, as well as her husband and duo partner, percussionist Fernando Rocha, with whom she actively collaborates with composers in Brazil and the United States. At McGill Elise worked under the supervision of cellist Matt Haimovitz; she also holds and a master's degree from Rice University, where she studied with Norman Fischer, and a BA in literature from Yale University. She is a devoted teacher and spent two years as the resident cellist of Music Haven, an organization dedicated to bringing music lessons to underserved communities in New Haven, CT, through music lessons and a string quartet residency. Currently Elise is the cello professor at the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

Home of Daniel and Kisha Weiser at 208 Northway in Guilford area
Food and wine is included. $35pp for adults and $15 for children
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