Sunday, March 17, 2024, 7 p.m.

Aleh Remezau, oboe; Bryan Young, bassoon; Irina Kaplan Lande, piano;
with guest artist, soprano Shawnette Sulker

The nationally acclaimed oboe-bassoon-piano Poulenc Trio returns to Music at Kohl with a unique chamber music program featuring the debut of rising star soprano Shawnette Sulker, performing songs by Francis Poulenc arranged for her by Zakarias Grafilo.  The evening includes an introduction to Vietnamese-American composer Viet Cuong and works by the great Duke Ellington. What better finale than the music of Rossini!

Music at Kohl debut

6:00 PM – Pre-concert talk by Christopher Costanza, Cellist of the St. Lawrence String Quartet, Artist in Residence, Lecturer, Stanford University

7:00 PM – Concert

9 PM – Celebrate with a complimentary glass of wine and dessert!

All programs subject to change.


Francis Poulenc
Trio for Oboe, Bassoon and Piano

Francis Poulenc
Sonata for Oboe and Piano, in D Major, Op. 166

Viet Cuong
Explain Yourself!

Francis Poulenc
Selected Songs:
Cocardes—Chansons populaires sur des poèmes de Jean Cocteau
– Miel de Narbonne (Narbonne honey)
– Bonne d’enfant (Children’s maid)
– Enfant de troupe (Army child)
À sa guitare (To her guitar)
– C’est ainsi que tu es (It is thus that you are)
– Paganini
Les Chemins de l’amour (The paths of love)

Duke Ellington (arr. Jonathan Jensen)
In a Sentimental Mood
The Mooche / Black and Tan Fantasy

Gioachino Rossini
Fantaisie Concertante on themes from Semiramide

Upcoming Chamber Concerts