February 11, 2021:
Sisters and longtime chamber music collaborators Madalyn Parnas Möller and Cicely Parnas first distinguished Duo Parnas by taking 1st prize in Carnegie Hall’s International Chamber Music Competition in 2007. Since then, they have appeared at countless festivals throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and Israel, including the 2015 Sitka Summer Music Festival and 2018 Winter Classics in Anchorage. Cicely is also a two-time apprentice of the Sitka International Cello Seminar.
We hope you can join us for an exciting evening celebrating the next generation of musicians. Following is the evening’s program:
Saint-Saëns: Danse Macabre, Arranged for Violin and Cello by Cicely Parnas
Bach: Concerto in D minor for Two Violins, Arranged for Violin and Cello by Cicely Parnas
Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel
Madalyn Parnas Möller, violin and piano
John: Past and Present for Cello and Piano
Peter John, piano, Cicely Parnas, cello
Kodaly: Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7
I. Allegro serioso, non troppo
II. Adagio – Andante
III. Maestoso e largamente, ma non troppo lento – Presto
Learn more about Madalyn Parnas Möller
Learn more about Cicely Parnas
This concert is generously sponsored by Venneberg Insurance. Thank you!