This groupmuse happened on Friday, February 17, at 8:00 PM PST.

This is an in-person Groupmuse Concert

A live in-person performance in a living room or private space. They're casual and friendly, hosted by community members.

Sam Post's West Coast Tour feat. Raushan Akhmedyarova and James Jaffe
In-person Concert

Sam Post's West Coast Tour feat. Raushan Akhmedyarova and James Jaffe

Cole Valley, SF

Fri, February 17, 2017 8:00 PM, PST

Capacity
30 spots total at this groupmuse
Drinking policy
Bring your own drinks
Pets
Dogs and cats live here

It's high time for another groupmuse in Cole Valley...

Come hear pianist, composer, and podcaster, Sam Post, play at our place again for an evening of classics and his own compositions.

Sam will be joined by SF Symphony violinist Raushan Akhmedyarova in violin-piano duo pieces he wrote, based on themes by her father (legendary dombra player from Kazakhstan Karshyga Akhmedyarov).

We will also be joined by cellist, James Jaffe!

Program

Sam Post Pianist/Composer
Raushan Akhmedyarova

JS Bach - Contrapunctus 5, 7, 9 from the Art of Fugue
Prelude and Fugue in B-flat major from the Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1

Bernard Vallandingham - Saltarelle**

Post - Three American Folk Tunes***
Dusk & Dizzy Spells Rags***

Three Kazakh Sketches for violin & piano (on themes by Karshyga Akhmedyarov) with Raushan Akhmedyarova, violin***

Two pieces for cello & piano with James Jaffe, cello***

*** = first performance on the West Coast!
** = first performance!

Location

Exact address sent to approved attendees via email.

Comments

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Sam Post, over 5 years ago

Thanks everyone for coming last night!! Hope you enjoyed the show. You can find me at samueljpost.com or [email protected], James at jamesjaffecello.com, and here's the link for tomorrow's concert with Raushan and her quartet playing more of the Kazakh Sketches at Davies Hall! http://www.sfsymphony.org/Buy-Tickets/2016-2017/Chamber-Feb-19.aspx


Eli Luberoff, over 5 years ago

Spectacular performance in a fantastic venue. Post continues to be the poster child of post-modernistic (e.g. tonal and delightful) composition and performance. I'm sure he'll reap plenty of post-humous recognition. But get in there while he's still alive.


David Post, over 5 years ago

Fabulous evening - thanks to the hosts, who helped make it so nice; the music, and the good fellowship, was tremendous.


Attendees

Michael Hueschen
Curt Shaw
Laura Sheedy
Alaa Taha
Ma Ding
Travis Nelson
Matthew Kade
Shakhina Pulatova
German Frigerio
Fayette Fox
Christina Vo
Alyssa Frazee
Eric Tran
Elizabeth Woodson
Oleg Trygub
Luke Thompson
Ugo
Avi Helman
Arkadiy Yaretskiy
Lila Cohen
Adrian Silver
David Post
Ryan Haase
Samar Sharifi
Eli Luberoff
Christina H