Musicals, operas, weddings, orchestral subbing, strolling violin, event entertainment; there's nothing I haven't done.  Please contact me for specifics on what I charge for my services as they widely vary depending on the repertoire, travel time, organizational ease, and so on.

Professional Violist

 

-Extensive experience playing in string quartets, trios, etc.

-Member of professional orchestras

-Substitute musician for regional orchestras

-Soloist for churches, concerts, events, etc.

 

Chamber Music Repertoire

 

Beethoven

   String Quartet op. 18, nos. 1 and 2

Brahms

   String Quartet No. 1

Durufle

   Prelude, Recitatif et Variations, op. 3

Greenstein, Judd

   Summer Dances (2003) for Clarinet, Viola, 

   and Double Bass

Mozart

   Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor

   Flute Quartet in D Major

Prokofiev

   Quintet op. 39 in G minor

Proto, Frank

   Reflections - Music for Viola, Double Bass,

   and Electronics (1979)

Schubert

   String Quartet No. 9 in G minor

   String Quartet No. 14 in D minor

   String Quartet No. 15 in G minor

Still, William Grant

   Danzas de Panama

Vaughan Williams

   Piano Quintet in C minor

 

 

Operas

 

Montiverdi

   L'Orfeo

Ravel, Maurice

   L'Enfant et les Sortileges

Rousseau, Jean-Jacques

   The Cunning Man

Verdi

   Aida

 

 

Solo Repertoire

 

Bach, J.S.
   Suite No. 1 in G Major

   Suite No. 3 in C Major

   Suite No. 4 in Eb Major
Bach, J.C.

   Viola Concerto

Brahms

   Sonata in F minor

Durufle

   Prelude, Recitatif, et Variations

Glazunov

   Elegie op. 44

Glinka

   Viola Sonata in D minor

Hindemith

   Der Schwanendreher

   Sonata op. 11/4

Shostakovich
   Viola Sonata
Vaughan Williams

   Romance

Vieuxtemps

   Elegie
Vivaldi
   Viola Concerto

 

 

Orchestral Sampling

 

Adams, John

   Chairman Dances

   Short Ride in a Fast Machine

Ades, Thomas

   These Premises are Alarmed

Barber, Samuel

   Capricorn Concerto

   Knoxville, Summer of 1915

   Violin Concerto, I - Allegro

Bartok, Bela

   Concerto for Orchestra

   Divertimento for Strings

Beethoven, Ludwig van

   Leonore Overture

   Overture to Egmont

   Piano Concerto No. 1

   Piano Concerto No. 4

   Symphony No. 5

   Symphony No. 6

Berlioz, Hector

   Symphony Fantastique

Brahms, Johannes

   Serenade No. 2 in A Major

   Symphony No. 1

   Symphony No. 2

   Symphony No. 3

Carter, Elliot

   Three Illusions

Copland, Aaron

   Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra

Debussy, Claude

   Nocturnes

   La Mer

Hartke, Stephen

   Pacific Rim

Hass, Jeffrey

   City Life

Ives, Charles

   Symphony No. 3, Camp Meeting

Kodaly

   Dances of Galanta

Mahler

   Symphony No. 1, Titan

Haydn, Joseph

   Symphony H. 1, 103 Drumroll

Husa, Karel

   Elegie et Rondeau

Ligeti

   Concerto for Cello and Orchestra

Mendelssohn

   Symphony No. 4, Italian

Messiaen

   Un Sourire

Mozart

   Concerto for Flute, No. 1

   Concerto for Clarinet

Piano concerto No. 23, K. 488

   Symphony No. 35

   Symphony No. 38

   Symphony No. 41

Prokofiev

   Symphony No. 5

Ravel

   Ma Mere I'Oye: 5 pieces enfantines

   Le Tombeau de Couperin

Reich, Steve

   City Life

   Four Sections

Rimsky-Korsakov

   Capriccio Espagnol

Saint-Saens

   Piano Concerto No. 2

   Symphony No. 3, Organ

Shostakovich

   Chamber Symphony op. 110 a

   Symphony No. 5

Sibelius

   Concerto for Violin, I

Stravinsky

   Dumbarton Oaks

   The Rite of Spring

   Suite No. 1 for Small Orchestra

   Suite No. 2 for Small Orchestra

Stucky, Steven

   Jeu de Timbres

Tchaikovsky

   Symphony No. 5

Wilson, Dana

   Art for Arts Sake

   Trumpet Concerto, I and II

   Double Bass Concerto

Strolling Violin

-Solo violin music for restaurants

-Regular performer at Grand Masons Society events

 

Example of typical request sheet for solo violin

 

Angle of Music - from “The Phantom of the Opera” by Andrew Lloyd Weber

Apres un Reve - Gabriel Faure

April in Paris – Vernon Duke

As Time Goes By – Herman Hupfield

Ashokan Farewell – from the PBS series “The Civil War” by Jay Ungar

Ave Maria – Bach/Gounod

Ave Maria – Franz Schubert

Beau Soir – Claude Debussy

Berceuse – from “Dolly” by Gabriel Faure

Bewitched – Rodgers/Hart

Bring Him Home – from “Les Miserables” by Schonberg

Canon – Johann Pachelbel

La Cumparsita (Tango) – Gerardo Rodriguez

Danny Boy/Londonderry Air – Traditional

Deep Purple – Rose/Whiteman

Fly Me to the Moon – Bart Howard

Fools Rush In – Mercer/Bloom

The Girl from Ipanema – Jobin/Moraes

Hallelujah – Leonard Cohen

Hey Jude – Paul McCartney/John Lennon

I Love You – Cole Porter

I’ll Be Seeing You – Fain/Kahal

It Had to be You – Isham Jones

The Girl with the Flaxen Hair – Claude Debussy

Meditation – from “Thais” by Massenett

Memory – from “Cats” by Andrew Lloyd Weber

My Funny Valentine – Rodgers/Hart

My Heart Will Go On – Celine Dion

Nature Boy – Eden Ahbez

Night and Day – Cole Porter

O Mio Babbino Caro – from “Gianni Schicchi” by Puccini

O Sole Mio – Eduardo di Capua

Paragon Rag – Scott Joplin

Piano Man – Billy Joel

Prelude – from Suite in C major by Bach

Prelude – from Suite in G major by Bach

Quando Me’n Vo’ – from “La Boheme” by Puccini

Summertime – from “Porgy and Bess” by Gershwin

The Swan – from “The Carnival of the Animals” by Saint-Saens

Vocalise – Sergi Rachmaninoff

Weddings/Events

Kathleen is a member of the Cherrywood Ensembles, a regional group of musicians dedicated to providing high quality music for wedding ceremonies and other events.

Please visit their website at:

www.cherrywoodensembles.com

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