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Music on the Brandywine: Duo

Music on the Brandywine: Duo

Romie de Guise–Langlois, clarinet, and Andrea Lam, piano, are both extremely accomplished artists and former winners of Astral’s National Auditions. Reserve your tickets now online or by calling 610.388.8112.

The museum and galleries will open at 6 p.m. Cash bar and small plates will be available for purchase.


Program

Francis Poulenc (1899 - 1963)  
Sonata For Clarinet And PianoI. Allegro Tristamente
II. Romanza
III. Allegro con fuoco

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
Piano Sonata No.1, Op.2
I. Allegro
II. Adagio
III. Menuetto. Allegretto
IV. Prestissimo

Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)
Sonata for Clarinet and Piano  
I.Grazioso
II. Andantino, vivace e leggiero

Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Fantasiestucke for clarinet and piano, Op. 73  
I. Zart und mit Ausdruck
II. Lebhaft, leicht
III. Rasch und mit Feuer


Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet

Praised as “extraordinary” and “a formidable clarinetist” by The New York Times, Romie de Guise-Langlois has appeared as a soloist and chamber musician on major concert stages throughout the U.S., Canada, Europe, and Asia.  She won Astral Artists’ 2011 National Auditions and was awarded First Prize in the 2009 Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Competition.

An avid chamber musician, Ms. de Guise-Langlois joined the roster of Chamber Music Society Two in 2012. She has appeared on the concert series of the Metropolitian Museum of Art, Philadelphia Chamber Music Society, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Chamber Music Northwest, Boston Chamber Music Society, Ottawa Chamber Music Festival, the Kennedy Center, the Royal Conservatory, Ravinia Festival, the 92nd Street Y, Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival and the Salt Bay Chamberfest.

Ms. De Guise-Langlois has given masterclasses and taught clarinet and chamber music in Asia, Canada and the U.S. She currently serves as an adjunct professor of clarinet at Montclair State University.


Andrea Lam, piano

Pronounced a “real talent” by the Wall Street Journal, pianist Andrea Lam is earning consistent acclaim as a soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician for her “great style and thrilling virtuosity”.

Andrea Lam made her orchestral debut at age 13 with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Ms. Lam was a semifinalist in the 2009 Van Cliburn Competition, winner of the 2010 Astral Artists Auditions, Silver Medalist in the 2009 San Antonio Piano Competition, winner of ABC’s ‘Young Performer of the Year’ Award in the keyboard section, the ABC Quest Competition Viewers’ Choice Award, the Salon de Virtuosi Career Grant, and the Yale Woolsey Hall Competition.

Ms. Lam holds degrees from the Yale School of Music and the Manhattan School of Music.