Ismar Gomes, Cellist
Wan-Chi Su, pianist
Sunday, January 13, 2019 at 4 p.m.
Award-winning cellist, Ismar Gomes, has performed internationally as a chamber musician, and soloist. Hailed for his “impressive virtuosity, energy, and a handsome tonal range” (Berkshire Review), Gomes has established himself as a captivating young artist, delivering exciting and innovative performances. He has appeared at the Walla Walla Chamber Music Festival, Evolution Contemporary Music Series, String Fest, Le Petit Salon, Early Music at St. Mark’s, Old Town Hall Concerts, and more. Duo partner, pianist, Wan-Chi Su, enjoys an active career as a solo and chamber musician, performing to great acclaim at venues throughout Asia, Europe, and the United States. From a young age she has won prizes at national and international piano competitions, and in 2013 she received both the Grace Clagett Ranney Prize in Chamber Music and the Clara Ascherfeld Award in Accompanying from the prestigious Peabody Conservatory of Music in Baltimore. This concert promises to be a real delight for Mildred McDaniel Concert Series enthusiasts. The concert is free and open to the public. Contributions will be accepted to help support the Concert Series. A reception follows the concert.