Creating community through the power of music, Sierra Ensemble blends violin, horn and piano to form a most exciting mixed trio. Their programming features music of the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries, including several recent commissions via their grant awarded Turkish American Composers Project and California based Composers. Repertoire includes:
Brahms, Mozart, Beethoven, Piazzolla, Barboteu, Aida Shirazi, Mert Kocadayi, Eric Ewazen,
Lenox Berkekey, Martha Stoddard, Brian Wilson, Russell Steinberg, and Tolga Z. Özdemir.
- Sierra Ensemble is pleased to announce its residency with Los Angeles composer Russell Steinberg at Avaloch Farm Music Institute in New Hampshire, September 11-15, 2017.
- October 6, Presidio Sessions, 7:00-8:30pm, Presidio Officers' Club, 50 Moraga Ave., San Francisco. Program includes the world premiere of the Trio for French Horn, Violin, and Piano, op. 79 by Russell Steinberg, Trio for Violin, Horn, and Piano by Iranian composer Aida Shirazi, and the Brahms Horn Trio. Free of charge.