University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT. 1 PM: Louise will be a Cello Festival Guest Presenter/Performer in "Story of a friendship that created cello history." Visit this link for more info. Learn about how Chopin and Franchomme's lifelong friendship and musical collaborations left us with both familiar and unfamiliar delectable cello rep! Come hear the duet versions of a few of Franchomme’s Caprices and Etudes, and bring your cellos to read his cello ensemble arrangements of music composed by Chopin----music previously unpublished that Louise has recently transcribed from the manuscripts she unearthed from Paris' Bibliothèque Nationale Française. (for cellists aged 10-100). 11 AM: Masterclass for cellists of medium-advanced levels taught jointly by Katie Schlaikjer, Steve Doane and Louise Dubin.
February 24Women in French conference lecture