Laura Usiskin, Cello
Upcoming Concerts
2016 - 17
Tuesday Sept 6, 7:30pm
Duo Recital, University of Montevallo
Anthony Pattin, piano
Music of Schumann, Bach, and Brahms
More information here

Wednesday Sept 21, 12:20pm
UAB Faculty Potpourri Concert
Yakov Kasman, Piano
Rachmaninov Cello Sonata, 3rd movement
More information here

Thursday Sept 22, 7:30pm
Duo Recital, Auburn University of Montgomery
Anthony Pattin, piano
Music of Bach, Susser, and Brahms
More information here

Friday Nov 4, 7:30pm
Arté Trio residency at Bates College
Music of Beach, Shostakovich, and Dvorak
Bates College, Maine
More information here

Thursday Nov 17, 5:00pm
"Chamber Music @ AEIVA"
Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts
1000 13th Ave South, Birmingham
Free and open to the public
Pei-Ju Wu, violin; Yakov Kasman, piano
Refreshments at 5pm, concert at 5:30pm

Friday - Sunday Jan 20 - 22
"A Point of Departure"
Orchestra Iowa Showcase Chamber Series
Chamber music of Brahms, Caroline Shaw, and more
More information here

Thursday Mar 2, 12:00pm
Solo recital
"A Little Lunch Music" concert series
Jules Collins Smith Museum, Auburn, AL
Free and open to the public

Friday April 7, 5:00pm
"Chamber Music @ AEIVA" 
Chamber music connected with the art of Jessica Angel
UAB Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts
Refreshments at 5pm, concert at 5:30pm
**This concert is part of a series I curate; I'm not performing on it, but please come anyway!

Friday - Sunday Apr 21 - 23
Orchestra Iowa Showcase Chamber Series
Chamber music including Beethoven Op. 132
More information here

Sunday May 28, 5:00pm
Arté Trio
Nicholas Roerich Museum
319 W. 107th Street, New York, NY
More information here


2015 - 16
Saturday Oct 10, 4:00pm
Birmingham New Music Festival
Birmingham Public Library
2100 Park Place
http://fest.artmusic.org/

Sunday Oct 11, 3:00pm
Birmingham New Music Festival
Birmingham Southern College - Hill Hall
http://fest.artmusic.org/

Thursday Nov 5, 5:00pm
"Chamber Music @ AEIVA"
Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts
1000 13th Ave South, Birmingham

Friday Jan 8 - 10
Orchestra Iowa Chamber Series
Music of Couperin, Saint-Säens, and Franck
Visit www.orchestraiowa.com for concert times and ticket information

Saturday Jan 16, 7:30pm
Poulenc Cello Sonata and Piazzolla Le Grand Tango
Ting Li, piano
Mountain Brook Community Church, Birmingham
$20/ticket

Monday Jan 25, 7:00pm
Music of Ravel and Muczynski
Chris Steele, piano
UAB Hulsey Recital Hall
Free and open to the public

Thursday March 10, 5:00pm
"Chamber Music @ AEIVA" 
Chamber music connected with the art of Enrique Martinez Celaya
UAB Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts
Refreshments at 5pm, concert at 5:30pm
Free and open to the public

Friday March 11 7:30pm, Sunday March 13, 2:30pm
"Green Sneakers" for string quartet & baritone
Opera Birmingham
Red Mountain Theatre Company
http://www.operabirmingham.org/

Thursday May 19, 12:00pm
Duo recital with Ting Li, piano
"A Little Lunch Music" concert series
Jules Collins Smith Museum, Auburn, AL
Free and open to the public


2014 - 15
Friday August 22, 4:00pm
Birmingham Ne
w Music Festival
Brock Recital Hall, Samford University

Saturday August 23, 1:00pm
Birmingham New Music Festival
Hulsey Recital Hall, University of Alabama - Birmingham

Friday September 26, 12:30pm
Piano Trio with Sarah Dennis and Chip Williams
Church of the Advent, Birmingham, AL

Thursday October 2, 12:00pm
Piano Trio with Sarah Dennis and Chip Williams
"A Little Lunch Music" Concert Series
Jule Collins Smith Museum, Auburn, AL

Saturday November 8, 4:00pm
New Music for Young Ears
Sponsored by BAMA
STEP Birmingham, 1101 18th Street South
Birmingham, AL

Friday November 14, 7:30pm
Trio concert sponsored by ClefWorks
Montgomery, AL

Thursday December 11, 8:00pm and 9:15pm
Solo concert with Simon Powis, guitar
Sponsored by Hashi Productions
Whynot Coffee and Wine Art Gallery
175 Orchard Street (btwn Houston and Stanton)

Wednesday January 7, 12:15pm
Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert Series
Katsura Tanikawa, piano
Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington St.
Broadcast live at www.wfmt.com

Sunday January 19, 5:00pm
Live performance of "Glory" with John Legend and Common
Edmund Pettus Bridge
Selma, AL

Saturday February 21, 7:30pm
University of Alabama
Moody Hall
Opera excerpts by Anthony Braxton featuring Anthony Braxton

Thursday April 30, 5:00pm
"Chamber Music @ AEIVA"
Abroms-Engle Institute for the Visual Arts
Birmingham, AL
Quartets by Ravel and Glass

Wednesday June 10, 7:00pm
Faust Harrison Piano Store
207 W. 58th Street, New York, NY
Arté Trio
Purchase tickets here

Friday June 12, 7:00pm 
DiMenna Center for Classical Music - Cary Hall
450 W. 37th Street, New York, NY
Arté Trio
Purchase tickets here

Saturday June 20, 7:30pm
Music At Penn Alps
Great Hall At Penn Alps, Grantsville, MD
Arté Trio
http://www.musicatpennalps.org


2013 - 14
Saturday July 20th, 2013, 5:00pm
Recital with Katsura Tanikawa, piano
Roeliff Jansen Community Library
9091 Route 22, Hillsdale, NY

Sunday September 8th, 2013, 4:00pm
Recital with Katsura Tanikawa, piano
Whitney Center, 200 Leeder Hill Drive, New Haven, CT

Thursday, September 12th, 2013, 8:00pm
Recital with Katsura Tanikawa, piano
Sprague Hall, Yale University, New Haven, CT

Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 12:00pm
Arté Trio
Columbia University Faculty House, NYC

Thursday, February 27, 2014, 7:00pm
Arté Trio
University Club, NYC

Friday, February 28, 2014, 7:30pm
Arté Trio
Tenri Cultural Institute, NYC

Saturday, March 1, 2014, 5:00pm
Arté Trio
Roeliff Jansen Community Library, Hillsdale, NY


2012 - 13
Thursday November 1st, 2012, 12:00pm
All-Bach program at the Jule Collins Smith Museum, 901 S. College Street, Auburn, AL.
Free admission; open to the public.

Sunday November 4th, 2012, 3:00pm
House concert with Katsura Tanikawa, piano. 1305 52nd Street South, Birmingham, AL. RSVP required.

Thursday November 29th, 2012, 8:00pm
Doctor of Musical Arts Final Recital with Katsura Tanikawa, piano.
Free admission; open to the public. 

Saturday December 15th, 2012, 12:30pm
Montgomery Music Project Winter Concert featuring the 90+ participants of MMP.
Free admission; open to the public.

2011 - 12

Wednesday November 30th, 2011, 6:00pm
Candlelight Chamber Concert
Christ Church, 8800 Vaughn Rd., Montgomery

Sunday December 4th, 2:30pm
Fellowship Series Recital with Miki-Sophia Cloud, violin and Katsura Tanikawa, piano
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

Saturday December 17th, 1:00pm
Montgomery Music Project Winter Concert
Trinity Presbyterian Church, Montgomery

Sunday February 5th, 2:30pm
Fellowship Series Recital with Jeremy Samoleski, piano
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

Tuesday May 15th, 7:30pm
Fellowship Series Recital with
Becky Lu, piano
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts


Photo Credit: Carol Stein