May22

NW Sinfonietta--In Place and Time

Pioneer Park Pavilion, 330 South Meridian Street, Puyallup, WA

Guest conductor Mei-Ann Chen and flautist Demarre McGill transport us to far-off lands with these three evocative works by Spanish composer Joaquín Rodrigo, W.A. Mozart, and current Seattle Symphony Composer-in-Residence Reena Esmail.

Mei-Ann Chen, Conductor Demarre McGill, Flute

Program: Reena Esmail, Teen Murti Rodrigo, Concierto Pastoral Mozart, Symphony No. 38, Prague

$40-$45

Jun9

Electric Cello & Stories for kids at the Library!

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Tacoma Public Library - Wheelock Branch, 3722 North 26th St, Tacoma, WA

Tacoma Creates and Northwest Sinfonietta present... What happens when a mole teaches itself to play the violin? Join Northwest Sinfonietta cellist Gretchen Yanover and other guests to find out! Children will enjoy live, original cello music, create a soundscape to David Weisner’s beloved ‘Tuesday,’ and create their own musical instrument to take home.

Free! (register online)

Jun11

Electric Cello for Noir Black Noir ballet

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Tacoma Urban Performing Arts Center, 1105 Martin Luther King Junior Way, Tacoma, WA

I'm part of Tacoma Urban Performing Art Center's exciting new ballet, Noir Black Noir performed by Tupac students, Northwest Sinfonietta and internationally renowned guest artists. These new works were created by Black choreographers to music composed by Black classical composers from the 18th century through present day.

June 11 and 12 at 3:00 PM.

This is a free community event. (Register online)

Run Time: 1 hour and 15 min with intermission

Free! (register online)

Jun12

Electric Cello at Ocean Fest

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Foss Waterway Seaport, 705 Dock St., Tacoma, WA

Check out Ocean Fest! I have a short and sweet set.... There will be lots to see and experience! 

free

Jun19

Electric Cello House Concert

Anacortes, WA

This is a private house concert--please email cello(at)gretchenyanover(dot)com for more info if you'd like to attend!