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Join us for the return of Kara and Peter Dugan to The Argyros, along with Sun Valley favorite Charles Yang from Time for Three, and jazz trumpeter extraordinaire Riley Mulherkar. Classical virtuosity meets contemporary improvisation meets ground-breaking innovation in this eclectic and energizing program featuring classical, jazz, and original compositions.

Philip Glass Ensemble

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The Philip Glass Ensemble (PGE) comprises the principal performers of the music of Philip Glass. In 1968, Glass founded the PGE in New York City as a laboratory for his music. Its purpose was to develop a performance practice to meet the unprecedented technical and artistic demands of his compositions. In pioneering this approach, the PGE became a creative wellspring for Glass, and its members remain inimitable interpreters of his work.

Telegraph Quartet

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The Telegraph Quartet (Eric Chin and Joseph Maile, violins; Pei-Ling Lin, viola; Jeremiah Shaw, cello) formed in 2013 with an equal passion for standard and contemporary chamber music repertoire. Described by the San Francisco Chronicle as “…an incredibly valuable addition to the cultural landscape” and “powerfully adept… with a combination of brilliance and subtlety,” the Telegraph Quartet was awarded the prestigious 2016 Walter W. Naumburg Chamber Music Award and the Grand Prize at the 2014 Fischoff Chamber Music Competition.

ETHEL

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Established in New York City in 1998, ETHEL quickly earned a reputation as one of America’s most adventurous string quartets. Since its inception, ETHEL has released nine feature recordings, performed as guests on 40+ albums, won a GRAMMY with jazz legend Kurt Elling, and performed in 14 countries and 49 states.

The Argyros Summer Gala featuring Chris Botti

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The Argyros is proud to present Chris Botti in a very special Gala event in support of our annual fund. 

For over two decades, Grammy Award-winning and Billboard #1 master trumpeter Chris Botti has amassed a spectacular array of honors, including multiple Gold and Platinum albums, to become the largest selling instrumental artist in The United States. 

Tree City Chamber Players

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Tree City Chamber Players is a Boise-based chamber ensemble consisting of flute, oboe & piano, presenting engaging performances. Musicians Melanie Keller, flute; Ryan Klein, oboe and Chad Spears, piano  invite you to join them on a musical journey as they explore and share exciting works arranged for their respective instruments.

Zlata Chochieva

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An internationally praised artist, pianist Zlata Chochieva is well known for her recordings of works by Chopin and Rachmaninov. She regularly appears with major orchestras and at prestigious music festivals around the world, acquiring a truly impressive array of international competition prizes along the way.

Gautier Capuçon with Jérôme Ducros

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Gautier Capucon is a true 21st century ambassador for the cello. Performing internationally with many of the world’s foremost conductors and instrumentalists, he is also founder and leader of the ‘Classe d’Excellence de Violincelle’ at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris and a passionate ambassador for the Orchestre a l’Ecole Associations, which brings classical music to more than 40,000 school children across France.