Celebrate Founder’s Day with 2 of chamber music’s most impassioned, electrifying performers. “Ms. Salerno-Sonnenberg and Ms. McDermott are musicians who bring considerable energy and emotional rawness to the music at hand...”—The New York Times
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Electrifying performances, fearless interpretations, and musical depth have established violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg as one of the leading violinists of our time. Salerno-Sonnenberg’s exceptional artistry is paired with great musical intelligence which, along with her unique personality, has served her well in numerous environments: on camera, on stage, and as a powerful and innovative presence on the recording scene.
Pianist Anne-Marie McDermott is a consummate artist who balances a versatile career as a soloist and a collaborator. She performs more than 100 concerts a year in a combination of solo recitals, concerti, and chamber music. McDermott’s repertoire choices are eclectic, spanning from Bach and Haydn to Prokofiev and Scriabin to Kernis, Hartke, Tower, and Wuorinen. Her recent Bach and Gershwin recordings received rave reviews.