Visiting Artists

With this series renowned guest artists perform for the entire Williams community and offer workshops to supplement classes and give students a chance for one on one exchange.

Visiting Artists are chosen by a faculty committee with an emphasis given to supplementing course content. 

13/14 Season

Concerts

September 12, 8pm
Miro Sprague, jazz piano

October 4, 8pm
Lamine Touré & Group Saloum

October 20, 3pm
Stephanie Chase, violin

October 27, 3pm
Freddie Bryant and Shubhendra Rao

October 30, 8pm
Jonathan Biss & Miriam Fried

November 4, 8pm
Alash Ensemble

November 13, 8pm
Momenta Quartet

February 22, 8pm
Cappella Pratensis

February 28, 8pm
Joel Fan, piano

March 15, 8pm
Jimmy Greene Quartet

April 9, 8pm
The Songs of John Harbison with Lynn Torgove, mezzo-soprano

April 11, 8pm
Borromeo String Quartet

April 18, 8pm
Pedja Muzijevic, piano

April 23, 8pm
Carasota Duo

 

12/13 Season

Concerts

September 28, 8pm
Avery Sharpe

October 9, 8pm
NOW Ensemble

October 14, 3pm
Gotham Early Music Scene

November 9, 3pm
Escher String Quartet

November 16, 8pm
Frank Glazer, piano

November 18, 3pm
Gamelan Galak Tika

February 7, 8pm
Capital Trio

February 24, 3pm
Makane Kouyaté

March 1, 8pm
Joanna Genova&Friends

March 2, 8pm
Paul LaRosa and Vivien Shotwell

March 10, 3pm
Gilles Vonsattel

April 5, 8pm
Duo Sureño

April 21, 3pm
The City of Tomorrow

April 30, 8pm
Sara Davis Buechner


 

Master Classes

 

 

TBA, 4:15pm
Master Class
Avery Sharpe
November 15, 4:15pm
Piano Master Class
Frank Glazer
November 17, 11am
Piano Master Class
Frank Glazer
March 3, 1pm
Vocal Master Class
Paul LaRosa and Vivien Shotwell

March 11, 4:15pm
Piano Master Class
Gilles Vonsattel

April 4, 4:15pm
Master Class
Duo Sereño
April 22, 4:15pm
Master Class
The City of Tomorrow
April 30, 4:15pm
Piano Master Class
Sara Davis Buechner
                                              


 

11/12 Season

Concerts

Oct. 1, 8pm
Forward Kwenda, mbira

Oct. 9, 3pm
Jennifer Koh, violin
Oct. 15, 8pm
Frederick Moyer, piano

Oct. 21, 8pm
Anonymous 4

Nov. 18, 8pm
Daedalus Quartet
Dec. 2
Peter Serkin, piano
Feb. 3, 8pm
Fred Hersch, jazz piano
March 8, 8pm
Music From China
April 15, 3pm
Simone Dinnerstein, piano

April 22, 3pm
Gema Corredera, Cuban pop

April 28, 8pm
tba

April 29, 3pm
Composers & Their Laptops

Master Classes

Oct. 8, 5pm
Violin Master Class
Jennifer Koh
Oct. 15, 2pm
Piano Master Class
Frederick Moyer
Oct. 21, 8pm
Early Music Workshop
Anonymous 4
Nov. 17, 2:30pm
Composition Reading
Daedalus Quartet
Nov. 17, 4:30pm
Chamber Master Class
Daedalus Quartet
Feb. 3, 1pm
Jazz Workshop
Fred Hersch
March 8, 4:15pm
Chinese Music Workshop
Music From China
April 14, 2pm
Piano Master Class
Simone Dinnerstein
April 23, 1:10pm
Songwriting Master Class
Gema Corredera
April 27
Vocal Master Class
TBD

 

10/11 Season

Concerts

Oct. 16, 8pm
Ensemble East

Oct. 27, 8pm
Linda Chatterton, flute
Ina Zdorovetchi, harp

Nov. 10, 8pm
Edward Auer, piano
Nov. 14, 3pm
Members of Boston Baroque
Nov. 19, 8pm
Amernet String Quartet
Dec. 12, 8:30pm
Cosmas Maguya, mbira
Feb. 11, 8pm
Momenta Quartet
Feb. 18, 8pm
Roomful of Teeth
March 10, 8pm
Greg Hopkins-Dino Govoni Quintet
April 9, 8pm
The Bill Lowe-Andy Jaffe Big Band

Master Classes

Oct. 26, 4:15pm
Flute Master Class
Linda Chatterton
Oct. 26, 7pm
Performance Anxiety Class
Linda Chatterton
Nov. 9, 4:15pm
Piano Master Class
Edward Auer
Nov. 18, 2:35pm
Composition Reading
Amernet String Quartet

Nov. 18, 4:30pm
Chamber Music Master Class
Amernet String Quartet

Feb. 10, 2:30pm
Composition Reading
Momenta Quartet
Feb. 10, 4:15pm
Viola Master Class
Momenta Quartet
Feb. 10, 4:15pm
Violin Master Class
Momenta Quartet
Feb. 10, 4:15pm
Cello Master Class
Momenta Quartet
 


 

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