GEMC sponsors AIMS Foundation grants for the International Music Academy of Solsona (AIMS).
The AIMS Festival jury awarded the following grants sponsored by GEMC to:
Charlotte Salutste-Bridpoux (UK) – violin
Seat Byeol Choi (Korea) – violin
Connie Pharoah (UK) – viola
Shira Pinkerfeld (Israel) – cello
Rebecca Karu (United States) – French Horn
Winners will perform the submitted work in, at least, one of the concerts in the AIMS Festival, which will take place from July 31st to the 20th of August.
During the AIMS Festival, sheet music by GEMC publishers will on display at the AIMS office, available to everyone interested. An exhibition will be held at the hall of the Teatre Comarcal de Solona, on the 13th of August. AIMS’s collaboration with GEMC aims to make Catalan music known to professors and students taking part in the AIMS Academy and to the AIMS Festival audience.
AIMS SOCIAL CONCERTS IN SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA (USA)
The AIMS Foundation striving to unite the fields of classical music and education to create activities that link music and society will perform through AIMS Social in San Diego, California on:
April 2nd – Home Concert Series
April 3rd – Sharp Grossmont Hospital main lobby
April 4th – Sharp Allison deRose Rehabilitation Center
April 6th – The Stratford Independent Senior Living
Seon-hee Myong (piano), Peter Thiemann (cello), Samuel Staples (Violin), Leonid Plashinov (Viola), and Kevin Lu (piano)
On March 20th, AIMS Social offered a concert at the Casal d’Avis de Vallodreix (elderdly home)
Seon-hee Myong, piano; Guillaume Terrail and Peter Thiemann, cello, performed in a wonderful concert attended by about 60 people.
Guillaume is the new assistant principal cellist of the Symphonic Orchestra of the Gran Teatre del Liceu of Barcelona. It was his first performance in an AIMS Social event. We thank him for his participation and involvement!
On December 1rst we performed at the Hospital Center of Manresa – Dialysis Unit
AIMS 2017 INAUGURAL CONCERT
On November 15th at 11:00 you can listen to the inaugural concert of AIMS 2017 recorded for Catalunya Música on August 9th, 2017
Gustav Mahler: Piano quartet in A minor
Franz Schubert: Sonata in A minor “Arpeggione”, D 821 (version for viola and piano)
Franz Schubert: Piano Trio op. 100 in E flat major, D 929.
Sergey Ostrovsky, violin
Barbara Buntrock, viola
Peter Thiemann, cello
Seon-Hee Myong, piano