Friday, January 14, 2011

Kelly Hall-Tompkins in '2 Miniatures' of Jeffrey Mumford at Phillips Collection, Washington DC, Jan. 16, 4pm

[Kelly Hall-Tompkins and Jeffrey Mumford]

Recital at The Phillips Collection , Washington DC
1600 21st Street Northwest

Sunday January 16th at 4pm

Kelly Hall-Tompkins, violin
Craig Ketter, piano

Program: Debussy Sonata ~ Jeffrey Mumford 2 Miniatures ~ Richard Strauss Sonata

Violinist Kelly Hall-Tompkins is known for her mastery of the violin in solo performance, as a member of a Duo with Mark O'Connor, and a member of the Mark O'Connor String Quartet. Kelly is also Founder and President of the very successful organization of musicians who provide classical music entertainment at soup kitchens in New York City, Music Kitchen: Food for the Soul.

Jeffrey Mumford (b. 1955) is a composer of contemporary music. His works are in demand for performances and are frequently recorded. His 2 Miniatures is part of this recital with Craig Ketter on piano.

Born in Washington, D.C. in 1955, composer Jeffrey Mumford has received numerous fellowships, grants, awards and commissions.

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