One Voice: The Songs We Share

I always have an awesome time performing with the American Pops Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Luke Frazier, and it has been so exciting to be a part of their series  “One Voice: The Songs We Share” on PBS. This series celebrates uniquely American music that has transcended its original genre to find a…

Illuminations

Illuminations: a program highlighting three extraordinary composers exercising their craft in unprecedented times.  This virtual recital features Sandy Choi, violin, and Elizabeth Hill, piano performing works by Jessie Montgomery Poldowski, and Florence Price.   Tickets are available via Eventbrite. Patrons will have viewing access to this recital for 14 days, from May 16 (5 pm)…

Music that Inspires

National Philharmonic – Chamber Series featuring: Laura Colgate, violin, Elizabeth Hill, piano, Willie Clark, tuba, & Cheryl Hill, clarinet works by: Robert Schumann, Camille Saint-Saëns, Barbara York, and Florence Price What is art, and how does it come into being? How is all art connected, and what does it have to do with being intrinsically…

Music that Feeds the Soul

National Philharmonic – Chamber Series featuring: Laura Colgate, violin, Linda Leanza, violin, Julius Wirth, viola, Todd Thiel, cello, & Elizabeth Hill, piano works by: Elena-Katz Chernin, Giacomo Puccini, Amy Beach, Eleanor Alberga, Rebecca Clarke, and Johannes Brahms Music goes beyond words, and often beyond thought. It has the power to speak straight to our innermost beings, often…

Music that Celebrates Home

National Philharmonic – Chamber Series featuring: Laura Colgate, violin, Regino Madrid, violin, Bill Neri, viola, Lori Barnet, cello, & Elizabeth Hill, piano works by: Alexandra Gardner, Philip Glass, Adolphus Hailstork, Caroline Shaw, Cécile Chaminade, and Harold Arlen A blend of local and international composers expressing the strength of home articulate the power of where you…

Music of Grace Virtual Concert Series presents: Meraki

  Music of Grace Concert Series presents a program of art, readings, and music inspired by lullabies from around the world. This program features the world premiere of 2020 consortium commission, “Be Still My Child,” by Anthony R. Green, performed by Meraki, with commissioned art work by Krissy Christofakis. This virtual concert will be viewable…

Music that Travels through Space

National Philharmonic – Chamber Series featuring: Laura Colgate, violin, Julius Wirth, viola, Lori Barnet, cello, Chris Gekker, trumpet, Suzanne Gekker, clarinet, & Elizabeth Hill, piano works by: Alistair Coleman, Lili Boulanger, Osvaldo Golijov, Manuel Ponce, Luise Adolpha Le Beau, Carson Cooman, and Claude Debussy Alas, we can’t all become astronauts, but this concert offers the…

National Bell Festival: First and Forward

The National Bell Festival is thrilled to present Elizabeth Hill on piano for a program highlighting the rich diversity and history of piano works in America. Each of the featured composers, spanning more than a century of creative exploration, expands upon the musical language of heritage, of folk and sacred music, to forge new and…

2 More Days …

Many thanks to the folks at the National Bell Festival for this signed print of their official 2021 festival artwork by Cris Clapp Logan! I’m hopeful that starting off the new year by performing beautiful music by Tatev Amiryan, Alexandra Gardner, Florence Price, and William Grant Still, on a gilded Steinway B, might usher in…

Music that Suspends Time

National Philharmonic Chamber Series featuring: Laura Colgate, violin, Regino Madrid, violin, Julius Wirth, viola, Kerry Van Laanen, cello, & Elizabeth Hill, piano works by: Hildegard von Bingen, Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges, Johann Sebastian Bach, Tomaso Albinoni, Arvo Pärt, Judith Lang Zaimont, and Astor Piazzolla There is nothing more powerful than being so ‘in flow’,…