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Feb 14

Sponsored by The Negaunee Foundation

3 pm – $40 General Admission
For tickets, call 847.831.3622.

Recognized for her spirited performances and exceptional bel-canto like lyricism, Indian-American violinist, Maya Anjali Buchanan was named Yamaha’s 2020 Young Performing Artist for Classical Music/Violin. Since her solo debut at age ten, Maya has performed in recital and with numerous orchestras throughout the United States, China, and Europe. Maya has appeared as guest artist at the Peninsula Music Festival, and made her Aspen Music Festival debut as the recipient of the prestigious 2019 Dorothy DeLay Fellowship Award performing the Glazunov Violin Concerto. At sixteen, Maya captured First Prize in the Crain-Maling Foundation Chicago Symphony Young Artist Competition and subsequently, made her debut with the CSO. She has been a top medalist in numerous competitions and was recently invited to participate in the 2021 Menuhin International Violin competition, the so-called “Olympics of the Violin.” Born in the Black Hills of South Dakota, the daughter of Indian and Scottish-Italian physicians, Maya is an alumna of the Music Institute of Chicago Academy where she studied with Almita and Roland Vamos. Currently attending the famed Curtis Institute of Music in the studio of Ida Kavafian, Maya appeared with the Strings on broadcasts on WFMT in March and June of this year performing “Winter” from The Four Seasons by both Vivaldi and Piazzolla.

Bonus for Major Contributors
Show how important Strings concerts are to you and the community by making a contribution of $100 or more. The Strings is exempt from federal income tax under Internal Revenue Code Section 501 (c) (3). You will receive a minimum of two tickets, preferred seating, listing in the Program Book, and free tickets to a Donor Appreciation Chamber Music Concert at 3pm on Sunday, April 10, at the Highland Park Community House. Featured performers will be the acclaimed Yang Liu, violin, and his wife, I-Hsuan Tsai, piano.

Bennett-Gordon Hall
Gala Concert at Ravinia

February 13, 2022
Annual Benefit

Emperor Waltz

Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 82
Maya Anjali Buchanan, Violin

Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28
Maya Anjali Buchanan, Violin

Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Op. 88