Classical Music Inside Out Series Subscription Packages 


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Series Subscriber Package includes:

  • One ticket to each performance.
  • One voucher good for a pair of tickets to the Adam Golka show on Oct 6
  • Invitation for you and a guest to a subscriber-only preshow reception with Zuill Bailey on Oct 6 at 6:00 PM


Classical Music Inside Out is under the artistic direction of GRAMMY® Award-winning Cellist Zuill Bailey. Zuill Bailey is underwritten by Bill Passey and Maria Silva. Educational support for Classical Music Inside Out provided by the Gloria Miner Charitable Music Foundation. 



October 6 | 7:30 PM


Polish-American pianist Adam Golka is a concerto soloist. As a concerto soloist, he has appeared with dozens of orchestras, including the BBC Scottish Symphony, NACO (Ottawa), Warsaw Philharmonic, Shanghai Philharmonic, as well as the San Francisco, Atlanta, Houston, Dallas, Milwaukee, Indianapolis, New Jersey, and San Diego symphonies.



Chopin: Nocturne in D-flat Major, opus 27 #2

Jan Swafford: “Music Like Steel and Like Fire” (1983)

Beethoven: Sonata No. 21 in C Major, op. 53 “Waldstein”

Brahms: Sonata No. 3 in F Minor, op. 5



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November 10 | 7:30 PM


The Sphinx Competition is a national competition offering young Black and Latinx classical string players a chance to compete under the guidance of a renowned panel of judges and to perform with and receive mentorship from established professional musicians. For 2022, Kebra-Seyoun Charles, double bass, is the Senior Division winner and Jonathan Okseniuk, violin, is the Junior division winner. Both will perform at Mesa Arts Center as part of the Classical Music Inside Out series.





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January 19 | 7:30 PM


Pianist Awadagin Pratt is acclaimed for his musical insight and intensely involving performances in recital and with symphony orchestras. The Maxwell Quartet consists of four great friends who grew up playing classical and folk music together in youth orchestras. Maxwell Quartet and Awadagin will play together on a piece entitled "Clouds," a piano quintet by the Jamaican-British composer Eleanor Alberga, who is one of the most prominent Black female composers in the world.





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March 2 | 7:30 PM


Zuill Bailey, widely considered one of the premiere cellists in the world, is a distinguished soloist, recitalist, Artistic Director and teacher. In 2021, Zuill released The Complete Bach Cello Suites and will Celebrate the Bach Cello Suites during his performance at Mesa Arts Center.



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April 6 | 7:30 PM


Eroica Trio is Erika Nickrenz (piano), Sara Parkins (violin) and Sara Sant’Ambrogio (cello). The Grammy nominated Eroica Trio enraptures audiences with flawless technical virtuosity, irresistible enthusiasm and sensual elegance.  Their performance will include a broad range of repertoire spanning hundreds of years as well as the quintessential “Eroica” programs with an eclectic mix of exclusive, original arrangements and pieces composed for them.



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