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Cello Bello

April 4, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Clive Greensmith, cello
John-Henry Crawford,
Mihai Marica,
Dmitri Atapine,
Hyeyeon Park,

ticket information: You can purchase tickets at the door, one hour prior to each performance, or call the Nightingale Concert Hall Box Office Monday – Friday, 9am – 4pm at 775-784-6145

The Program The Argenta Concert Series concert on April 4 will be dedicated to celebrate the beautiful sound, versatility, and limitless capabilities of the cello. In the hands of cellists Clive Greensmith, John-Henry Crawford, Mihai Marica, and Dmitri Atapine, the Nightingale Concert Hall will resonate with diverse combinations for this instrument. Solos, duos, and trios by Bach, Popper, Offenbach, Goltermann, to name but a few, will showcase the cello in all its glory to the delight of our audiences. Clive Greensmith has ben the cellist of the distinguished Tokyo Quartet and currently is on faculty at Coburn School in Los Angeles. John-Henry Crawford is the winner of multiple competitions, performing with Philadelphia, Memphis, and Louisiana Symphonies. Mihai Marica is the winner of the Irving Klein and Luis Sigall Competitions and a member of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Dmitri Atapine is the professor of cello at the University of Nevada, Reno. Do not miss the events associated with this concert, such as master-classes and workshops given by our guest artist as well as a free concert by the UNR Cello Ensemble.

Georg Golterman (1824-1898) Serenade for Four Cellos Op.119 No.2
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) Cello Suite No.6 in D major, BWV 1012 Prelude (1720)
Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880) Duo for Two Cellos in E major, Op. 54 No. 2
David Popper (1843-1913) Requiem for Three Cellos and Piano Op.66 (1892)
Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849) Introduction and Polonaise Brillante, Op.3 (1830)
Bohuslav Martinů (1890-1959) Variations on a Theme of Rossini (1942)
Jean-Baptiste Barrière (1707-1747) Sonata for Two Cellos in G major (1739)
György Ligeti (1923-2005) Sonata for Cello Solo (1953)
Wilhelm Fitzenhagen (1848-1890) Concert-Walzer Op.31 (1880)

Fifty Seats Presents: New Music School

April 28, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

John-Henry Crawford, cello

Victor Santiago Asuncion, piano

Benjamin Britten: Sonata in C, Op.65

Van Parys: Chaconne for cello and piano

Schubert “Arpeggione” Sonata

Poulenc – Sonate Pour Violoncelle et Piano

William Harris Lee and Co Concert

May 1, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

John-Henry Crawford, cello

Victor Santiago Asuncion, piano

Bach Suite No. 6 in D major

Haydn Concerto in C Major

Schubert “Arpeggione” Sonata

Ysaye Sonata Op. 28

Selected as a Competitor for Queen Elisabeth Competition

May 5, 2017 @ 8:00 am - June 1, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

Scheslwig-Holstein Festival

July 26, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Masterclass concert

Participants of the Masterclasses of
Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt, Violoncello

Contact : Stiftung Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival
Palais Rantzau, Parade 1
D-23552 Lübeck
Tel. +49 451-38957-21
Fax +49 451-38957-15

Memphis Chamber Music Society “Bohemian Muse”

September 17, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

“Bohemian Muse”

Giora Schmidt, violin

John-Henry Crawford, cello

Victor Asunscion, piano


Brahms Trio in B Major, Op. 8

Smetana Trio in G Minor. Op. 15

Joseph Suk “Elegy”  for Piano Trio, Op. 23

Noel Foundation Chamber Music Series

January 21 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Shreveport Symphony
The “Trout“ Quintet and the Bolling Suite for Cello and Jazz Piano Trio
John-Henry Crawford, cello
Hurley School of Music, Centenary College
Free Admission

Shreveport Symphony

January 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Shreveport Symphony
Schubert Symphony No.9, “Great C major”
Gulda Cello Concerto
John Henry Crawford, cellist
“The Majesty of Schubert’s Symphony No.9 is paired with the highly entertaining and eclectic Cello Concert by Friedrich Gulda, played by Shreveport native son and favorite John-Henry Crawford.”
Shreveport Riverview Theater
600 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, LA
Phone: (318) 227-8863

Musique au Chateau de Fontainebleau Festival, France

July 6 - August 5

John-Henry Crawford, cello

Ravel String Quartet in F Major
Ravel Trio in A Minor
Poulenc Cello Sonata
Brahms Sextet No. 2, Op. 36 in G Major

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