Press Release Archive 2011 - 1999

Violin Virtuoso Vadim Guzman to Perform in Caldwell on March 7

2002. 03. 01.

CALDWELL, ID- Back by popular demand, Ukrainian-born violinist Vadim Gluzman will perform on Thursday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Jewett Auditorium on the Albertson College campus.

Gluzman ranks among the first-class artists of his generation. In 1991 he studied with violinist Isaac Stern, and in 1994 he won the prestigious Henryk Szeryng Foundation Career Award. In April 2001, Gluzman made his Carnegie Hall concerto debut, performing with the Columbus, Ohio Symphony. His appearances as a soloist have included the Houston, Seattle, Tokyo, and Jerusalem symphonies, the Boston Pops, the English String Orchestra and the Ravinia Festival Orchestra.

Gluzman, who now lives in Israel, will perform a varied program of violin selections. He will be accompanied by his wife, pianist Angela Yoffe. Gluzman will perform on the 1690 "ex-Leopold Auer" Stradivari on loan from the Stradivari Society of Chicago.

The performance is sponsored by Caldwell Fine Arts. Tickets are available at Select-A-Seat outlets and at the door for $8-12 with a $2 student discount. Or, call 454-1376.

For more information, contact Sylvia Hunt, director of Caldwell Fine Arts, at 454-1376.

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