Carte Blanche Concerts, Music@Menlo’s favorite series of artist-curated recitals, showcase some of classical music’s most innovative and renowned musicians and their unique musical insights.

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Carte Blanche Concerts

Carte Blanche Concerts, Music@Menlo’s series of artist-curated recitals, showcase some of classical music’s most innovative and renowned musicians and their unique musical insights.
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  • Paganini’s Incomparable Caprices

    Carte Blanche Concert I: Paganini’s Incomparable Caprices

    To this day, Paganini’s Twenty-Four Caprices represent the Mount Everest of violin technique. Violinist Sean Lee, in a rarely encountered feat of virtuosity, performs the entire cycle of Paganini’s caprices, with Music@Menlo debut pianist ...

    Read morebuy tickets: Jul 21
  • Quartet Connections

    Carte Blanche Concert II: Quartet Connections

    As Mozart responded to the quartets of Haydn with his own masterpieces, so did Dvořák challenge the high standard set by Brahms with string quartets of quintessential Bohemian spirit. The Escher String Quartet brings ...

    Read morebuy tickets: Jul 23
  • Violin Universe

    Carte Blanche Concert III: Violin Universe

    Violinist Yura Lee performs an astounding array of works for solo violin, ranging from the adventurous musical experiments of the pre-Baroque era to examples of the most infectiously appealing folk styles of violin playing ...

    Read morebuy tickets: Jul 26
  • Romantic Voices

    Carte Blanche Concert IV: Romantic Voices

    Violinist Danbi Um embodies the tradition of the great Romantic style, her natural vocal expression coupled with virtuosic technique. Partnered by pianist Orion Weiss, making his Music@Menlo debut, she offers a program of music ...

    Read morebuy tickets: Jul 30
  • A Tribute to Fritz Kreisler

    Carte Blanche Concert V: A Tribute to Fritz Kreisler

    The charismatic violinist Benjamin Beilman has long been a disciple of the incomparable art of the great Viennese master Fritz Kreisler. Beilman’s extraordinary celebration of Kreisler’s art includes music that inspired Kreisler as both ...

    Read morebuy tickets: Aug 3