Henry Flory Violin Recital (May 31st, 2019 8pm)


Join us on May 31st, 2019 at 8pm in the Potter Violins John Kendall Recital Hall for a violin recital by Henry Flory, with pianist Christopher Schmitt.

Described by critics as a “poet” of the violin, award-winning violinist Henry Flory is rapidly earning a reputation as one of the most dynamic and charismatic violinists of his generation, with a burgeoning career spanning the US, Europe, and Asia. Since his debut as an orchestral soloist at the age of 12, Henry has captivated audiences all over the world as a soloist and chamber musician. Described as an “immense talent”, Henry has performed in some of the world’s most famous halls, including Carnegie Hall, Strathmore Hall, the Kennedy Center Concert Hall, Austria’s Mozarteum “Great Hall”, Japan’s Ishikawa Museum of Contemporary Art, as well as various other venues in Belgium, France, England, Italy, Austria, the Czech Republic, Spain, Japan, and the U.S. Henry has made it his mission to explore a wide variety of repertoire and styles, highlighting the drama and emotional range of the violin, and bringing life to rarely played masterpieces by composers such as Prokofiev, Saint-Saëns, and Ysaÿe. Read More…

  • W.A. Mozart: Sonata for Piano and Violin No. 21 in E minor, K. 304
  • F. Geminiani: Violin Solo in B-flat major
  • R. Strauss: Violin Sonata in E-flat major, Op. 18
  • C. Saint-Saens: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso