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2017

Feb 14

Sponsored by The Negaunee Foundation

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

Multi Grammy nominated and Steinway artist Marta Aznavooria has performed throughout the world as orchestral soloist, recitalist, chamber musician and educator. A Chicago native, she made her professional debut at age 13 performing the Mozart Piano Concerto No. 24 with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in four concerts. Having worked with conductors such as the late Sir Georg Solti, Michael Tilson Thomas and Lukas Foss, she has won

numerous awards, including first prize at the Stravinsky International Competition. Marta became a Presidential Scholar, was invited to the White House and performed as soloist at the Kennedy Center in Washington. As a founding member of the Lincoln Trio ( “one of the hottest young trios in the business”—Fanfare Magazine) she tours regularly throughout the world. The Trio’s most recent release, “Trios From Our Homelands” was nominated for a Grammy in 2017.

Ms. Aznavoorian has appeared at many Festivals including Tanglewood, Aspen, Caramoor, Hornby Island and Green Lake, and recently made her 11th straight season appearance at the Ravinia Festival. A student of Menahem Pressler, she received her Bachelor’s Degree and Artist Diploma at Indiana University and her Masters Degree from the New England Conservatory. She is currently on the faculty of the Music Institute of Chicago and DePaul University School of Music. Marta will perform Beethoven’s Concerto No. 3 and the Strings will add the Symphony No. 3 of Mendelssohn ( the “Scottish”).

Bennett-Gordon Hall
at Ravinia

February 9, 2020
Annual Benefit

BEETHOVEN
Concerto for Piano No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 37

MENDELSSOHN
Symphony No. 3 in A Minor (“Scottish”), Op. 56

Marta Aznavoorian, Piano

Bonus for Major Contributors
Show how important Strings concerts are to you and the community by making a donation of $100 or more. 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 12, at the Highland Park Community House. The Strings is exempt from federal income tax under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3).