Master Class at the Music Institute of Chicago
Mar
18
9:45 am09:45

Master Class at the Music Institute of Chicago

Danielle Belen will work with violin students from the Academy at the Music Institute of Chicago in a master class setting.

The Academy is a core program of the Music Institute of Chicago, a national leader in music education for more than 80 years.  The Academy program, for highly gifted string and piano students, is designed to be the primary musical experience in a students’ life.

https://www.musicinst.org/academy

Michigan Chamber Players
Nov
20
7:00 pm19:00

Michigan Chamber Players

  • Moore Music Building, Britton Recital Hall

Danielle Belen and colleagues from the School of Music, Theatre & Dance join together to play chamber music.  This program will feature a variety of music by American composers, including Gran Turismo for Eight Virtuoso Violinists by Andrew Norman.


Free- no tickets required

Chamber Music Michigan
Nov
5
7:30 pm19:30

Chamber Music Michigan

  • First Presbyterian Church of Ypsilanti​

In the second concert of it's inaugural season, Chamber Music Michigan is a collective of musicians that is committed first and foremost to performing outstanding chamber works in a variety of intimate settings. 

HUNGARIAN MASTERPIECES

Bartók Contrasts, Sz. 111 , Kodály Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7, Dohnányi Piano Quintet in C min

Free Admission, $10 suggested donation    More info at www.chambermusicmichigan.com

William Bolcom Residency in Composition: David T. Little Chamber Recital
Oct
9
2:00 pm14:00

William Bolcom Residency in Composition: David T. Little Chamber Recital

William Bolcom Residency in Composition: David T. Little Chamber Recital

Joined by her U of M colleagues, Associate Professor of Violin Danielle Belen performs "and the sky was still there" by David T. Little for amplified violin and recorded track.  

2:00pm, Earl V. Moore Building, Britton Recital Hall

Free - no tickets required

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Prokofiev with Firelands Symphony
Apr
16
7:30 pm19:30

Prokofiev with Firelands Symphony

  • Sandusky State Theater

 

Danielle Belen joins Carl Topilow and his Firelands Symphony in a performance of Prokofiev's Second Violin Concerto.  Danielle is an alumna of the National Repertory Orchestra (NRO) where she played Concertmaster under the baton of Maestro Topilow for two summers back in 2006 and 2007.
Also included on the program is Dvorak's magnificent Symphony #9 "From The New World". 

More information at www.firelandssymphony.com

Bruch Concerto with the University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra
Oct
15
8:00 pm20:00

Bruch Concerto with the University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra

  • Hill Auditorium

Danielle Belen performs Bruch's gorgeous Violin Concerto No.1 in g minor with the USO in historical Hill Auditorium.  Newly appointed to the violin faculty at the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre and Dance, Ms. Belen looks forward to sharing the stage with many of her own violin students in the orchestra! 

University Symphony Orchestra
Kenneth Kiesler, conductor
Danielle Belen, violin

Free- no tickets required