NEW YORK, April 19, 2011 — Living in a small town in Croatia, 24-year-old music students, Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser, are living a dream come true – and quickly! After posting a self-made music video of them performing Michael Jackson’s “Smooth Criminal” on their cellos, the longtime friends received more attention than they ever [...]
Alja Mandic (Ljubljana, Slovenia, 1989) is a student of professor Valter Despalj at The Music Academy Zagreb, where she was accepted at the age of 16. She has been improving her skills on several master courses and collaborated with many great cellists such, including Laszlo Fenyo, Anner Bylsma, Giovanni Sollima, Mischa Maisky, Reinhard Latzko, Igor [...]
Laura Goldberg plays Fritz Kreisler “Preludium and Allegro” on the Luis and Clark Carbon-Fiber violin.
LISA RALIA HEFFTER (Composer, Viola) is a prominent composer whose variety of styles has been performed on stages around the world. One of Heffter’s first classical chamber works, “Eschape,” was reviewed by the New York Times as “astonishingly beautiful.” A presentation of Heffter’s Disney/Ascap award winning theatrical musical “Blood & Fire” was applauded by the [...]
From the Calhoun School Performing Art Series – Carbon Fiber Cello Choir & Chamber Orchestra concert that took place January 30th, 2009