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Music for Food Benefit: Kim Kashkashian Residency at SFCM

  • San Francisco Conservatory of Music 50 Oak Street San Francisco, CA, 94102 United States (map)

Music for Food is a musician-led initiative for local hunger relief.
Music for Food is a musician-led initiative to fight hunger in our local communities. At our concerts we transform music into food, nourishing ears and bodies. Now embarking on its 8th season in Boston, Music for Food was founded by Grammy award-winning violist Kim Kashkashian in 2010. 


Jean-Marie Leclair
Sonata in E Minor (1730)

Béla Bartók
Selection from 44 duos transcribed for viola ensemble  (1931)
     23 Song of the Bride
     24 Comic Song
     35 Ruthenian Dance
     22 Dance of the Fly
     21 New Year's Song No. 1
     43 Pizzicato
     32 Dancing Song
     44 Ardeliana
     37 Prelude and Canon
     11 Cradle Song
     38 Rumanian Whirling Dance
     33 Song of the Harvest
     40 Walachian Dance
     39 Serbian Dance

Antonín Dvořák
Viola Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 97 (1893)


Ian Swensen, violin
Maria van der Sloot, violin
Samuel Weiser, violin
Kim Kashkashian, viola
Dimitri Murrath, viola
Linda Numagami, viola
Natalia Badziak, viola
TzuHui Ho, viola
Carly Scena, viola
Zhenwei Shi, viola
Sophia Ines Valenti, viola
Evan Kahn, cello