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2016

9/27 -
Hamilton: An American Musical
Book and Music by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Orchestrations and Musical Direction by Alex Lacamoire
Pit Musicians - MD/Keys 1/Conductor: Colin Welford
Keys 2/Assist. Conductor: Rick Snyder
Violin 1/Concertmaster: Chuck Bontrager
Violin 2: Roberta Freier
Violin 3/Viola: Heather Boehm
Cello: Tahirah Whittington
Guitar/Banjo: Felton Offard
Bass: Tom Mendel
Percussion/Ableton: Jim Widlowski
Drums: Tom Hipskind
PrivateBank Theatre
Chicago, IL

5/11-6/12/16
Tug of War Part One: Foreign Fire
Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Navy Pier

5/18/16
Empire TV Show Broadcast
Fox Network
Season 2 Finale

5/16/16
Sarah Siddons Society Awards Concert
Award Recipients: Brian D'Arcy James and Sutton Foster
Performances with Brian D'Arcy James
Pick-Staiger Performance Hall
Northwestern University

4/23/16
Chicago Shakespeare Theater Gala
Performances with Alan Cumming, Lance Horne,
Ariana Burks, and Matt Deitchman
Navy Pier

3/4/16
Tributosaurus
Wire
Berwyn, IL

2/22-2/28/16
Ritz Chamber Players
Hicks Auditorium - Main Library
Cummer Museum
Jacksonville, FL

Ray Charles Performing Arts Center
Morehouse College
Atlanta, GA

1/14-1/31/16
Spring Awakening Musical
Marriott Theatre
Lincolnshire, IL
www.marriotttheatre.com



2015

12/4/15
Tributosaurus
Wire
Berwyn, IL

11/20/15
"First You Dream" - The Music of Kander and Ebb
PBS
9:00PM EST (8:00PM CST)

11/18/15
Empire TV Show Broadcast
Fox Network
Season 2, Episode 8

10/29/15
Ritz Chamber Players
2015-2016 Opening Concert
Hicks Auditorium - Main Library
Jacksonville, FL

10/24/15
Ritz Chamber Players
Tedx Jacksonville Performance
WJCT Radio Station

8/19-10/18/15
October Sky
Musical World Premiere
Marriott Theatre
Lincolnshire, IL
www.marriotttheatre.com

5/30/15
Ritz Chamber Players
Hat Luncheon Fundraiser
Garden Club, Jacksonville, FL

2/25-2/28/15
Screams Echo
Work for Narrator, Cellist and Actress
Narrative written by Bobbie O'Connor
Original Music by Tahirah Whittington
Actress and Singer, Kenyada Williams
2/28 Performance at Hayti Heritage Center
Raleigh-Durham, NC

2/15-2/20/15
Ritz Chamber Players
Tragedy Toward Peace
Works by Hailstork, Taylor-Perkinson, and Shostakovich
7:30PM 2/18 at Main Library, Jacksonville, FL
8:00PM 2/19 at Morehouse College, Atlanta, Ga

1/15-1/25/15
Ritz Chamber Players
Ties That Bind: From Swastika to Jim Crow
Works by Adolphus Hailstork and Messiaen
7:30PM 1/21 at Jacoby Symphony Hall, Jacksonville, FL
8:00PM 1/24 at Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA



2014

12/11-12/14
Classical Pops Festival
Barbados, West Indies

11/22/14
Ritz Chamber Players
Brahms Sonic Splendor
Works by Brahms, Spohr, Busser, Saint-Saens, and Holland
7:30PM Morehouse College
Ray Charles Performing Arts Center, Atlanta, GA

11/19/14
Ritz Chamber Players
Brahms Sonic Splendor
Works by Brahms, Spohr, Busser, Saint-Saens, and Holland
7:30PM Jacksonville Main Library, Hicks Auditorium
Jacksonville, FL

11/18/14
Ritz Chamber Players
2:00PM Coffee Concert
Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens
Jacksonville, FL

10/30-1/4/14
Musical: Camelot
Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrance, IL
Info and Tickets

9/3/14
Kate Quinby Band
WBEZ 91.5 Presents Global Activism: Student Startups
7:30PM Lincoln Hall, Chicago, IL

7/29/-8/3/14
ClarinetFest 2014
Ritz Chamber Players
Performing with 12 International Clarinetists
13 Quintets and 1 Quartet in 5 Days
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Union Theatre, Shaver Theatre,
and the LSU School of Music Recital Hall

6/19-8/17/14
Musical: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Drury Lane Theatre, Oakbrook Terrance, IL
Info and Tickets

4/29-6/1/14
HERO The Musical
Asolo Repertory Theatre, Sarasota, FL
Musicians: Michael Mahler, Music & Lyrics, keyboard
Ryan T. Nelson, Music Director, keyboard
Matthew Dietchman, electric & acoustic guitar and 2nd keyboard
Trevor Jones, upright and electric bass
Jed Feder, drums and percussion
Tahirah Whittington, cello

4/3-4/5/14
Quatuor Mahogany
Short Residency at UMass Lowell
UML Youth Orchestra and String Project

3/16-3/17/14
Screams Echo
Narrator and Writer: Bobbie O'Connor
Actress: Kenyada Williams
Cellist and Composer: Tahirah Whittington
Various Performances in Naperville, IL

3/14/14
Release of Spirited Produced by Pax Humana, electronica duo
Cello Parts performed by Tahirah Whittington

2/22/14
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Atlanta Concert Series
Ray Charles Performing Arts Center
Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA

2/19/14
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Winter Concert: Road to Freedom
Premiere of Screams Echo,
A Short Story by Bobbie O'Connor,
Original Music by Tahirah Whittington
Story Characters performed by actress Kenyada Williams
Jacoby Symphony Hall, Times-Union Center for the
Performing Arts, Jacksonville, FL

2/13-2/19/14
Romeo and Juliet on Broadway in Movie Theaters
On-stage Cellist
Select Movie Theaters Nationwide

2/1 & 2/2/14
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota
Historic Asolo Theater
Sarasota, FL

1/25/14
Ritz Chamber Players
8:00PM Atlanta Concert Series
Ray Charles Performing Arts Center
Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA

1/22/14
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM MLK Concert: Celebrating Human Rights
Jacoby Symphony Hall, Times-Union Center for the
Performing Arts, Jacksonville, FL



2013

8/24/13-12/8/13
Onstage Cellist
Romeo and Juliet on Broadway
starring Orlando Bloom and Condola Rashad
Previews: Aug. 24 / Opening Night: Sept. 19
Richard Rodgers Theatre
225 West 46th Street, New York
212-221-1211

6/29/13
Kate Quinby, singer/songwriter/acoustic guitarist
10:40PM with electric guitarist Ken Ross,
drummer Dylan Frank, and
bassist Elliot Taggart
Uncommon Ground
1401 W. Devon, Chicago, IL

6/26/13
1:30PM Solo Recital in the Ballroom
North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL

6/12/13
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Finale Concert: Sonic Journeys
Jacoby Symphony Hall, Times-Union Center for the
Performing Arts, Jacksonville, FL

5/8/13
7:30PM Solo Recital in the Ballroom
North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL

4/17/13-5/19/13
The Pajama Game
Thursday-Saturday 8:00PM, Sunday 2:00PM
The Music Theatre Company
1850 Green Bay Road, Highland Park, IL

4/12/13
Core Ensemble
6:15PM Tres Vidas in the Student Union Theatre
Cal State University, Los Angeles, CA

4/9/13
Core Ensemble
11:30AM Tres Vidas in the Music Auditorium
Spokane Falls Community College, Spokane, WA

4/5/13
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Tres Vidas in Elkton Station
Performing Arts Hall
Cecil College, Elkton, MD

3/27/13
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Spring Concert: War and Peace
Works by Ginastera, Shostakovich,
Walker and Stravinsky
Jacoby Symphony Hall, Times-Union Center for the
Performing Arts, Jacksonville, FL

3/21/13
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I a Woman in Priest Auditorium
North Florida Community College, Madison, FL

3/19/13
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I a Woman in Hurst Auditorium
Southwest Mississippi Community College, Summit, MS

3/18/13
Core Ensemble
7:30PMAin't I a Woman in Jobe Hall
Delta State University, Cleveland, MS

3/17/13
Core Ensemble
4:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the ACAD Auditorium
Albany State University, Albany, GA

3/15/13
7:30PM Solo Recital in the Ballroom
North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL

3/8/13
Core Ensemble
6:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the Horn Theater
College of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas, NV

3/7/13
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the Pence Center
Central Arizona College, Coolidge, AZ

3/6/13
Core Ensemble
6:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the PAC
Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo, CA

3/5/13
Core Ensemble
12:00PM Ain't I a Woman Excerpt Performance
Pollock Theatre, College of the Desert
Palm Desert, CA

2/26/13
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Performance in Brock Recital Hall
Samford University
800 Lakeshore Dr., Birmingham, AL 35209
Birmingham Chamber Music Society

2/20 - 2/24/13
Ensemble du Monde
Saint Georges International Festival Quartet and Orchestra
Bahamas

2/18/13
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Of Ebony Embers in the Ware Center
Millersville University
Lancaster, PA

2/17/13
Core Ensemble
2:00PM Of Ebony Embers in the International Cultural Center
Lincoln University, PA

2/15/13
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Of Ebony Embers in the Fine Arts Theatre
West Virginia State University

2/13/12
Core Ensemble
6:00PM Of Ebony Embers in Witherspoon Hall
Arkansas Tech University
Russellville, AR

2/11/13
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in Watkins Auditorium
University of Tennessee at Martin

2/7/13
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in McKenna Theatre
SUNY New Paltz

2/5/13
Core Ensemble
12:15PM Of Ebony Embers Excerpt Performance in K111
Berkshire Community College
Pittsfield, MA

2/1/13
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in Wheeler Hall
Colby-Sawyer College
New London, NH

1/31/13
Core Ensemble
10:00AM Of Ebony Embers for High School Students
7:30PM Of Ebony Embers in UAlbany Recital Hall
SUNY Albany

1/27/13
Solo Recital
4:00PM Performance in the Ballroom
North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL

1/22/13
Core Ensemble
9:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the Rion Ballroom
University of FL - Gainesville

1/21/13
Core Ensemble
2:00PM Ain't I a Woman Excerpt Performance
St. Andrew's Church
Lake Worth, FL



2012

11/18/12
Solo Performance
Chicago Music Association
4:30PM Harvest of Music Concert in the Paul Robeson Theatre
Spirituals arr. by Dolores White
South Shore Cultural Center
Chicago, IL

11/17/12
Ritz Chamber Players
8:00PM Music by Mozart, Dvorak, James Lee III,
Handel-Halvorsen
Coastal Concerts, Bethel United Methodist Church
Lewes, DE

11/1/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Tres Vidas in Shafer Auditorium
Eastern Connecticut State University
Willimantic, CT

10/29/12
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Tres Vidas at Barter Theatre
Virginia Highlands Community College
Abingdon, VA

10/27/12
Core Ensemble
8:00PM Tres Vidas in the C005 Auditorium
College of Lake County
Grayslake, IL

10/25/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Tres Vidas in the Gross Conference Center College of St. Mary
Omaha, NE

10/24/12
Core Ensemble
11:00AM Tres Vidas in the Terry M. Fischer Theatre
St. Louis Community College - Florissant Valley

10/21/12
Core Ensemble
3:00PM Los Valientes Excerpt Performance
St. Andrew's Church
Lake Worth, FL

10/19/12
Core Ensemble
3:00PM Los Valientes School Show Residency Program
Boys and Girls Club of Palm Beach County
Marjorie Fisher Club

10/18/12
Core Ensemble
Los Valientes
Bethune Cookman University
Daytona Beach, FL

10/16/12
Core Ensemble
Los Valientes Educational Performances
Georgia College and State University
Milledgeville, GA

10/15/12
Core Ensemble
5:30PM Los Valientes Excerpt Performance
Georgia College and State University
Milledgeville, GA

10/12/12
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Tres Vidas in Clayton PAC
Pellissippi State Community College
Knoxville, TN

10/9/12
Core Ensemble
1:30PM Los Valientes Excerpt Performance
in the Student Union Ballroom
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

7:00PM Los Valientes in Kresge Theatre
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA

10/8/12
Core Ensemble
12:00PM Los Valientes Residency Program
7:00PM Los Valientes in Hiller Auditorium
Penn State University - DuBois, PA

10/4/12
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Los Valientes in Rogers Center for the Arts
Merrimack College
North Andover, MA

10/1/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Los Valientes in the Student Union
Glendale Community College, AZ

9/30/12
Core Ensemble
4:00PM Los Valientes in the Performing Arts Center
Oxnard College, CA

9/27/12 & 9/28/12
Core Ensemble
8:00PM Los Valientes in the Mainstage Theatre
California State University - Stanislaus
Turlock, CA

9/26/12
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Los Valientes in Jones Theatre, Daggy Hall
Washington State University - Pullman

9/20/12
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Los Valientes in the Gleason PAC
Florida Institute of Technology
Davie, FL

9/18/12
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Los Valientes in the CCGA Conference Ctr Aud.
Celebrates the lives of three Latin American male figures:
Diego Rivera, Archbishop Oscar Romero, and Joaquin Murrieta
College of Coastal Georgia
Brunswick, GA

9/15/12
Core Ensemble
2:00PM Tres Vidas in the Performing Arts Theatre
Nova Southeastern University
Davie, FL

9/14/12
Core Ensemble
9:30AM Tres Vidas School Show Performance
West Glades Elementary School, Labelle, FL

9/9/12
Chamber Music Performance
with Ellie Kang, vln and Kyungwha Park, pn
4:00PM at the Chicago Chodae Community Church
Wheeling, IL

9/8/12
Chamber Music Performance
with Ellie Kang, vln and Kyungwha Park, pn
7:30PM Performance in the Ballroom
North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL

8/7/12 - 8/26/12
Core Ensemble
Workshopping "Los Valientes"
a new chamber music theater piece
on the lives of Diego Rivera, Archbishop Oscar Romero, and Joaquin Murrieta
Boston, MA

8/6/12
Hero The Musical Cast and Band
Studio Recording of "Light One Candle"
by Peter Yarrow/arr. Michael Mahler
for Season of Carols, Season of Concern's Holiday CD
Evanston, IL

6/26/12
Recording of Composer Dolores White's Works:
Sequences for Solo Cello; Tango Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano; Tango for Cello and Piano; Las Tarantulas for Cello and Piano
Lutkin Hall, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

6/20/12 - 8/5/12
HERO The Musical
Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire, IL
Pit/Booth Musicians: Michael Mahler, Music & Lyrics, keyboard
Ryan T. Nelson, Music Director, keyboard
Matthew Dietchman, electric & acoustic guitar and 2nd keyboard
Trevor Jones, upright and electric bass
Jed Feder, drums and percussion
Tahirah Whittington, cello
Inside Scoop: HERO: THE MUSICAL
Synopsis and Ticket Sales

6/13/12
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Finale Concert
Jacoby Symphony Hall, Times-Union Center for the
Performing Arts, Jacksonville, FL

5/5/12
Solo Recital
7:30PM Performance in the Ballroom
North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL

4/13/12
Solo Recital
3:30PM Performance in the Ballroom
North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL

4/4/12
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Spring Concert: The Sacred and the Sacreligious
Works by Bach, Mendelssohn, Handel,
commissioned work by James Lee III
Jacoby Symphony Hall, Times-Union Center for the
Performing Arts, Jacksonville, FL

3/30/12
Ritz Chamber Players
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Talent Development Program Masterclass, Woodruff Arts Center, GA

3/29/12
Core Ensemble
10:00AM Residency Proram for High School Students
7:30PM Ain't I A Woman in the Performing Arts Center
SUNY Albany, NY

3/27/12
Core Ensemble
1:30PM Educational Residency Program at Nandua High School
7:30PM Ain't I A Woman Performance
Eastern Virginia Community College, Melfa, VA

3/26/12
Core Ensemble
6:00PM Ain't I A Woman in Mendenhall Student Center
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

3/21/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I A Woman in the Hyman Forum; Athenaeum
Goucher College, Baltimore, MD

3/20/12
Core Ensemble
2:00PM Residency: Ain't I A Woman Lecture Discussion
5:00PM Ain't I A Woman Performance
Widener College, Chester, PA

3/19/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I A Woman at the Schwartz Center
Wesley College, Dover, DE

3/15/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I A Woman in the Heiner Bldg.
Whatcom Community College, Bellingham, WA

3/14/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I A Woman in Knutsen Hall
Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA

3/13/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I A Woman in the Orton Center
University of Redlands, CA

3/11/12
Solo Recital
3:00PM Performance in the Ballroom
North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL

3/7/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I A Woman in the Dunn Theatre
SUNY Potsdam, NY

3/5/12
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Ain't I A Woman in the Ware Center
Millersville University, Lancaster, PA

2/27-3/1/12
The Young Eight
Chamber Music Residency: chamber music coachings,
masterclasses & educational residency program
for college students
Seattle University, WA

2/26/12
Core Ensemble
6:00PM Ain't I A Woman in the Newberry Opera House
Newberry College, Newberry, SC

2/25/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I A Woman in the Student Center Ballroom
Bradley University, Peoria, IL

2/24/12
Core Ensemble
8:00PM Of Ebony Embers in the Center for
Fine and Performing Arts
Owens Community College, Perrysburg, OH

2/23/12
Core Ensemble
9:00PM Of Ebony Embers in the Ruth Lily Performance Hall
University of Indianapolis, IN

2/21/12
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Of Ebony Embers in the Recital Hall
Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL

2/20/12
Core Ensemble
10:00AM Of Ebony Embers Residency Program for Grade Schools
8:00PM Of Ebony Embers Performance in Comstock Hall
University of Louisville, KY

2/19/12
Core Ensemble
4:00PM Ain't I A Woman in the Science Bldg.
Brescia University, Owensboro, KY

2/16-2/18/12
Ritz Chamber Players Tenth Anniversary/
Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra
7:30PM, 11:00AM/8:00PM, 8:00PM Beethoven Triple Concerto
with Kelly Hall-Tompkins vln. & Terrence Wilson pn.,
Fabio Mechetti, conductor
Jacoby Symphony Hall, Times-Union Center
for the Performing Arts, Jacksonville, FL

2/2/12
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Ain't I A Woman in the Seretean Performing Arts Center
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK

2/1/12
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Of Ebony Embers in the Fine Arts Center
Northeastern Oklahoma A&M University, Miami, OK

1/30/12
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Of Ebony Embers in Wattenbarger Auditorium
Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, TN

1/29/12
Core Ensemble
3:00PM Of Ebony Embers in Watkins Auditorium
University of Tennessee, Martin, TN

1/27/12
Core Ensemble
8:00PM Ain't I A Woman in the Dora MacLlellan Brown Memorial Chapel
Covenant College, Lookout Mountain, GA

1/26/12
Core Ensemble
6:30PM Of Ebony Embers in the Swanson Conference Center
Metropolitan Community College, Omaha, NE

1/25/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Tres Vidas in the Ramsey Theater
Wayne State College, Wayne, NE

1/24/12
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in the Elsie Plaster Community Center
Crowder College, Neosho, MO

1/22/12
Solo Recital
7:30PM Performance in the Ballroom
North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL

1/15/12
Core Ensemble
3:00PM Of Ebony Embers St. Andrews Church, Lake Worth, FL



2011

12/2/11
Solo Recital
7:30PM Performance in the Ballroom
North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL

11/17/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Tres Vidas at the Legacy Event Center
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

11/15/11
Core Ensemble
12:00PM Tres Vidas in the Fine Arts Center
Tarleton State University, Stephenville, TX

11/11/11
Ritz Chamber Players
7:00PM Concert in the Performing Arts Theater
York College, New York

11/9/11
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Tenth Anniversary Opening Concert
Jacoby Symphony Hall/Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts
Jacksonville, FL

11/2/11
Core Ensemble
1:00PM Tres Vidas in Helen K. Persson Recital Hall
Kravis Center @Palm Beach Atlantic University, FL

10/12/11
Solo Recital
7:30PM Performance in the Theater
North Shore Hotel, Evanston, IL

10/5/11
Core Ensemble
10:00AM Tres Vidas in ITC Conference Center
Metropolitan Community College, Omaha, NE

10/4/11
Core Ensemble
2:00PM Tres Vidas in Cook DeWitt Center
Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

10/3/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Tres Vidas in Overbrook Theater
Muskegon Community College, MI

9/29/11
Core Ensemble
6:00PM Tres Vidas in Mills Godwin Jr. Bldg, Chandler
Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA

9/28/11
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Tres Vidas in Student Union Theatre
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

9/27/11
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Tres Vidas in Engleman Hall
Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT

9/26/11
Core Ensemble
12:45PM Tres Vidas in Hillwood Recital Hall
Long Island University, NY

9/23/11
Core Ensemble
8:00PM Tres Vidas in Everett Theatre
Southern Vermont College, Bennington, VT

9/22/11
Core Ensemble
6:00PM Tres Vidas in Cabral Memorial Student Center
Northeastern University, Boston, MA

9/21/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Tres Vidas in Salomon Center
Brown University

9/19/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Tres Vidas in Clarke Chapel
Lycoming College, Williamsport, PA

9/16/11
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Tres Vidas in Fine Arts Auditorium - chamber music theater work based on the lives of Latin women, Frida Kahlo, Rufina Amaya, and Alfonsina Storni
College of Central Florida, Ocala, FL

6/25/11-8/12/11
Cello Faculty - Meadowmount School of Music
Westport, NY

6/8/11
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Finale Concert at Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts in Jacoby Symphony Hall
Jacksonville, FL

5/4/11-5/7/11
The Young Eight
Seattle University String Competition Adjudicator; Chamber Music Coach; Classroom Residency
Seattle, WA

4/24/11-5/2/11
Ensemble du Monde
Saint Georges International Festival Quartet and Orchestra
Baillif, Guadeloupe

4/21/11
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Mona Lisa Speaks - chamber music theater work about the "abduction" of the Mona Lisa painting
Rinker Playhouse
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, West Palm Beach, FL

4/8/11
Ritz Chamber Players
8:00PM Ravinia Rising Stars Series in Bennett Gordon Hall
Ravinia Festival, Highland Park, IL

4/4/11
Core Ensemble
9:30AM Tres Vidas School Show at Miami High School, Miami, OK
12:30PM Tres Vidas School Show at Commerce High School, Commerce, OK
7:30PM Tres Vidas in the Fine Arts Center
Northeast Oklahoma A&M College, Miami, OK

3/31/11
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Ain't I a Woman in the Gilbert-Lambuth Memorial Chapel
Paine College, Augusta, GA

3/30/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the PAC
Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA

3/29/11
Core Ensemble
6:30PM Ain't I a Woman in the Fine and Performance Arts Music Hall
University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL

3/22/11
Core Ensemble
8:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the Mohawk Valley CC Theatre
Mohawk Valley Community College, Utica, NY

3/21/11
Core Ensemble
6:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the Hafer Bldg.
Curry College, Milton, MA

3/19/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Mona Lisa Speaks in Berklee College of Music's Friend Hall
Community Music Center of Boston, MA

3/17/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Mona Lisa Speaks in the Recital Hall
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

3/16/11
Core Ensemble
1:25PM and 2:15PM Mona Lisa Speaks Residency Programs in the Recital Hall
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

3/9/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the Rose Performance Hall
Endicott College, Beverly, MA

3/7/11
Core Ensemble
12:30PM Ain't I a Woman in the Hillwood Recital Hall
Long Island University, Brookville, NY

3/3/11
Core Ensemble
1:00PM Ain't I a Woman School Show for High School Students
7:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the Gross Conference Center
College of St. Mary, Omaha, NE

3/2/11
Core Ensemble
10:00AM and 11:15AM Ain't I a Woman Residency Programs in the PAC
Kansas City Community College, Kansas City, KS

3/1/11
Core Ensemble
3:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the Library Conference Center
Indiana University Northwest, Gary, IN

2/28/11
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Ain't I a Woman in the C005 Auditorium
College of Lake County, Grayslake, IL

2/27/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in Kresge Recital Hall
Knox College, Galesburg, IL

2/25/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in Williams Auditorium
Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI

2/23/11
Core Ensemble
6:00PM Of Ebony Embers in the Little Theatre
SUNY Farmingdale, NY

2/22/11
Core Ensemble
1:30PM and 2:30PM Ain't I a Woman School Shows
Northampton High School, Eastville, VA
7:00PM Ain't I a Woman in the Auditorium
Northampton Middle School, Machipongo, VA

2/21/11
Core Ensemble
11:00AM Of Ebony Embers Residency Program in Fine Arts Bldg. Theater
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in the Chapel
Virginia Wesleyan College, Norfolk, VA

2/19/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in Kryzsko Commons
Winona State University, Winona, MN

2/17/11
Core Ensemble
6:45PM Of Ebony Embers in the Marian Miner Cook Athanaeum
Claremont-McKenna College, Claremont, CA

2/15/11
Core Ensemble
6:00PM Ain't I a Woman in Bettersworth Auditorium
Mississippi State University, MS

2/14/11
Core Ensemble
1:00PM Of Ebony Embers Residency Program
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in the Center for the Arts
Arkansas State University, Newport, AR

2/10/11
Core Ensemble
11:00AM Of Ebony Embers in the Conference Center
Davidson County Community College, Thomasville, NC

2/9/11
Core Ensemble
10:30AM Of Ebony Embers Residency Program
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in the Wellmont Regional Center for the Performing Arts
Northeastern State Community College, Blountville, TN

2/7/11
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Of Ebony Embers in Snell Music Hall
SUNY Potsdam, NY

2/4/11
Core Ensemble
8:00PM Of Ebony Embers in the Student Center Ballroom
Bradley University, Peoria, IL

2/3/11
Core Ensemble
1:00PM Of Ebony Embers in the Recital Hall - Perf. Arts Bldg.
University of Toledo, OH

2/1/11
Core Ensemble
10:00AM Of Ebony Embers in the Performing Arts Room
Rock Valley College, Rockford, IL

1/28/11
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Of Ebony Embers in the Student Center Auditorium
County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ

1/26/11
Core Ensemble
10:00AM Of Ebony Embers in the Academic Complex Bldg.
Atlanta Technical College, Atlanta, GA

1/25/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in Peterson Hall Auditorium
South Georgia College, Douglas, GA

1/24/11
Core Ensemble
12:30PM Of Ebony Embers in the G.L. Goins Admin. Bldg. Auditorium
Pellissippi State Community College, Knoxville, TN

1/19/11
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Of Ebony Embers in SMSU Fine Arts Theatre
Southwest Minnesota State University, Marshall, MN

1/17/11
Core Ensemble
5:00PM Of Ebony Embers in Siebert Chapel
Carthage College, Kenosha, WI



2010

12/11/10
Solo Unacommpanied Recital
Lorraine County Community College Signature Series
7:30PM in the Studio Theatre - Free Admission
1005 Abbe Road North, Elyria, OH 44035

10/22/10
Bienen School of Music Schumann Festival
7:30PM Lutkin Recital Hall
Schumann Piano Quartet, Op. 47 with James Giles, Joseph Genualdi, and Tracy Figard
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

10/17/10
Ritz Chamber Players - www.ritzchamberplayers.org
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Talent Development Program
Fall Musicale - Beethoven String Trio, Op. 9 No. 3 in c minor
Time TBA
Woodruff Arts Center Rich Auditorium, GA

10/11/10
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Tres Vidas in Black Box Theater - chamber music theater work based on the lives of Latin women, Frida Kahlo, Rufina Amaya, and Alfonsina Storni
San Jacinto College, Houston, TX

10/8/10
Core Ensemble
10:15AM and 11:45AM Tres Vidas Grade School Residency Programs
Kravis Performing Arts Center - Rinker Auditorium
West Palm Beach, FL

10/4/10
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Tres Vidas in Nelson Performing Arts Bldg.
Northwest College, Powell, WY

9/30/10
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Tres Vidas in Clara Thompson Hall
Drury University, Springfield, MO

9/29/10
Core Ensemble
7:30PM Tres Vidas in Launer Auditorium
Columbia College, Columbia, MO

9/23/10
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Tres Vidas in Forum-Goucher Auditorium
Goucher College, Baltimore, MD

9/22/10
Core Ensemble
1:00PM Tres Vidas in St. Francis Hall Auditorium
Alvernia University, Reading, PA

9/20/10
Core Ensemble
7:00PM Tres Vidas in Ferguson Ctr for the Arts - Music and Theatre Hall

9/16/10
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas - Grade School Residency Program
West Glades Elementary School, LaBelle, FL

9/15/10
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas - Grade School Residency Program
Moore Haven Junior-Senior High School, Moore Haven, FL

6/26/10-8/14/10
Assistant Teacher for Hans Jensen and Dr. Melissa Kraut
Meadowmount School of Music, Westport, NY

5/16/10
John Corigliano Festival
Performed Fancy for Unaccompanied Cello and
Rage and Remembrance for 8 Cellists, Soprano, Boy Soprano, and Men's Chorus
7:00PM Alice Millar Chapel
Northwestern University Bienen School of Music

5/7/10
Solo Recital
Ritz Chamber Players Artist Recital Series
8:00PM St. John's Cathedral with Nolan Pearson, piano and Henson Markham, harpsichord
Jacksonville, FL

5/2/10
Solo Recital
3:15PM Lutkin Recital Hall
Nolan Pearson and Shirley Trissell, piano
Blair Skinner, conductor, Sarah Todd and Katie Kirkpatrick, horns, Renee Keller, percussion
Northwestern University Bienen School of Music

4/25/10
Samuel and Elinor Thaviu Endowed Scholarship Competition in String Performance Finals
3:00PM Lutkin Recital Hall
Northwestern University Bienen School of Music

4/19/10
Bienen School of Music Concerto Competition Finals
6:44-7:01 Pick-Staiger Concert Hall
Northwestern University

2/20/10
The Young Eight
7:30PM Pigott Auditorium
Seattle University, WA

2/15/10-2/20/10
The Young Eight
Artist-in-Residence
Seattle University, WA

2/14/10
Ritz Chamber Players
6:30PM National Gallery of Arts, Washington, DC

1/31/10
Ritz Chamber Players
3:00PM KHFM Performance Live Series
Emanuel Presbyterian Church, Albuquerque, NM

1/9/10
Ritz Chamber Players
100th Anniversary of NAACP - Cobb County Branch Celebration
8:00PM Dr. Bobbie Bailey and Family Performance Center
Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA



2009

11/8/09
Northwestern University Cello/Composer Collaboration
Solo Performance of Pablo Chin's De mi canto fluen soledades ajenas
3:00PM Regenstein Recital Hall Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

10/30/09
Choral Mediations in Greek Drama
Performance with Northwestern University Drama Students
6:00PM Struble Theatre
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

6/26/09
Solo Performance
Lutie A. Lytle Black Female Law Faculty Writing Workshop
Seattle University, WA

6/6/09
Solo Recital
Unaccompanied Works by Jeffrey Mumford, J.S. Bach, and Zoltan Kodaly
6:15PM Regenstein Recital Hall
Northwestern University
60 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, IL 60208

5/1/09
The Young Eight
8:00PM Pigott Auditorium
Seattle University, WA

4/19/09
National Association of Negro Musicians
4:00PM Collegiate and Young Adult Artist Concert
Shiloh Seventh-Day Adventist Church
7000 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637

4/13/09
National Associaton of Schools of Music (NASM) Recital
4:30PM Private Concert, Lutkin Hall
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

4/11/09
Chicago Jazz Orchestra
7:30PM Pick-Staiger Concert Hall
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

3/14/09
Hospice/Retirement Facility Jensen Cello Studio Service Project
2:00PM Concert
Mather Place at The Georgian - Senior Residence, Evanston, IL

3/8/09
Daniel Black Doctoral Conducting Recital
3:00PM Concert
Alice Millar Chapel, Evanston, IL

1/15/09
Core Ensemble
Harvest of Young Haitian Voices — community chamber music theater work
7:30PM Concert
Toussaint L'Ouverture High School for Arts and Social Justice, Delray Beach, FL

1/12/09
Core Ensemble
Harvest of Broward Voices — community chamber music theater work
7:00PM Concert
Parkway Middle School, Fort Lauderdale, FL



2008

9/23/08
First Day of Classes at Northwestern University Bienen School of Music
Doctor of Music Program

7/28/08
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM NANM Gala Concert
University of TN-Chattanooga

7/12/08
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Formal Concert
Green Lake Music Festival, MI

6/24/08
Core Ensemble
Harvest of Belle Glade Voices — community chamber music theater work
featuring the Planned Parenthood group, Teen Time
Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center, Belle Glade, FL

6/15/08
Ritz Chamber Players
Times Union Performing Arts Center
Jacksonville, FL

5/12/08
The Young Eight
7:30PM Music Mondays
Advent Lutheran Church, NYC

5/9/08
The Young Eight
York College, NYC

5/8/08
The Young Eight
Hudson Valley Community College, NY

5/3/08
The Young Eight
8:00PM Pigott Auditorium
Seattle University, WA

4/29-5/6/08
The Young Eight
Artist-in-Residence
Seattle University, WA

4/28/08
The Young Eight
12:00PM Residency Program at Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Philadelphia, PA

4/11/08
Core Ensemble
Angel of Memory — chamber music theater work based on the family members' lives of Chilean author Marjorie Agosín
University of Alabama-Huntsville

4/8/08
Core Ensemble
Angel of Memory
College of St. Francis, Chicago, IL

4/7/08
Core Ensemble
Angel of Memory
Georgetown College, Lexington, MA

4/3/08
Core Ensemble
Angel of Memory
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, West Palm Beach, FL

3/31/08
Core Ensemble
Angel of Memory
University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL

3/18/08
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman — chamber music theater work featuring the lives of Zora Neale Hurston, Clementine Hunter, Fannie Lou Hamer, Sojourner Truth
6:00PM Student Union Theatre
University of Texas-Pan American

2/29-3/8/08
Ritz Chamber Players
Ensemble-in-Residence

3/4/08
Ritz Chamber Players
8:00PM Formal Concert at Meany Hall for the Performing Arts
University of Washington World Series, Seattle

2/24/08
Ritz Chamber Players
3:30PM
University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL

2/21/08
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman, 7:30PM The O'Shaughnessy
College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, MN

2/19/08
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Regis University, Denver, CO

2/13/08
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman, 7:30PM Koumantzelis Auditorium
Bentley College, MA

2/11/08
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman, 8:00PM Gibson Theatre
Elmira College, NY

2/6/08
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman, 7:00PM County of Winnebago Memorial Hall
Rock Valley College, Rockford, IL

2/5/08
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman, 7:30PM Performing Arts Center
Harper College, Palatine, IL

1/24/08
Shands Hospital
Jacksonville, FL
Solo cello performance

1/20/08
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Hillary Mulany Theatre, Ashford College, Iowa

1/16/08
Core Ensemble
Residency Program
Lynn University, Boca Raton, FL



2007

12/30/07
Sugar Hill Classical Band Performs with Reggae Artist, Beres Hammond
(Tahirah was part of cello section)
National Indoor Sports Centre
Kingston, Jamaica

12/21/07
2:00PM Solo Residency Program
Community Connections
327 E. Duval Street, Jacksonville, FL

11/30/07
1:00PM Harvest of Glades Voices
Core Ensemble performs Community Chamber Music Theater
Project with Students of Moore Haven Jr./Sr. High School
West Glades Middle School
Coral Springs, FL

11/29/07
7:00PM Harvest of Glades Voices
Core Ensemble
Moore Haven Jr./Sr. High School
Moore Haven, FL

11/17/07
The Young Eight
Two Residency Program at Joy Faith Knapp Music Center
Merit School of Music
Chicago, IL

11/16/07
The Young Eight
8:00PM Formal Concert
Northeastern Illinois University
Palatine, IL

11/2/07
11:00AM Collaborative Recital with Pianist Laurent Boukobza
Friday Musicale
Jacksonville, FL

10/26/07
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas - chamber music theater work based on the lives of Latin women, Frida Kahlo, Rufina Amaya, and Alfonsina Storni
Western Heritage Museum
New Mexico Junior College

10/25/07
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas
Eastern New Mexico University

10/23/07
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas
Oklahoma City Community College

10/10/07
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas
Colorado State University - Pueblo

10/9/07
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas
Colorado State University - Ft. Collins

9/29/07
8:30PM Solo Performance of Coleridge Taylor Perkinson's Lamentations for Unaccompanied Cello with Erica Dankmeyer Dance Company
Danspace Project at St. Mark's Church
New York, NY

9/28/07
8:30PM Performance with Erica Dankmeyer Dance Company
Danspace Project at St. Mark's Church
New York, NY

9/27/07
8:30PM Performance with Erica Dankmeyer Dance Company
Danspace Project at St. Mark's Church
New York, NY

9/25/07
Solo Performance of 4th movement of Coleridge Taylor Perkinson's Lamentations for Unaccompanied Cello
Sphinx Organization Gala
Carnegie Hall
New York, NY

9/7/07
Performance with Mark Williams, folk singer and guitarist
Jacksonville, FL

8/22/07
Ritz Chamber Players
Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts
Jacksonville, FL

8/19/07
10:45AM Performance with Mark Williams, folk singer and guitarist
Unitarian Universalist Church of Jacksonville
Jacksonville, FL

8/19/07
Chamber Music Society at the Church of the Good Shepherd
Craig Hall
Jacksonville, FL

7/28/07
Ritz Chamber Players
Ritz-Carlton Hotel
Amelia Island, FL

7/17/07-7/20/07
The Young Eight
Guest Artist Faculty at Chamber Music at the Barn
Wichita, KS

7/15/07
The Young Eight
Formal Concert
Ft. Hood, TX

7/8/07
10:45AM Unitarian Universalist Church of Jacksonville
Jacksonville, FL

6/26/07-6/29/07
West Village Quartet
St. Kitts

6/22/07
Performance with Mark Williams, folk singer and guitarist

6/17/07
Chamber Music Society at the Church of the Good Shepherd
Craig Hall
Jacksonville, FL

6/3/07
10:45AM Unitarian Universalist Church of Jacksonville
Jacksonville, FL

5/17/07
Ritz Chamber Players
7:30PM Time-Union Center for the Performing Arts
Jacksonville, FL

5/17/07
Ritz Chamber Players
12:00PM Concert
Mayo Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

4/16/07-4/20/07
The Young Eight
Artist in Residence
University of Washington World Series
Seattle, WA

4/18/07
The Young Eight
8:00PM Formal Concert
Meany Hall at University of Washington
Seattle, WA

4/14/07
The Young Eight
8:00PM Formal Concert at Reynolda House, Museum of American Art
Winston-Salem, NC

4/13/07
Residency Program
Winston Salem State University, Diggs Gallery, and Forsyth County School District
Winston-Salem, NC

4/11/07
The Young Eight
8:00PM Morehouse College - MLK International Chapel
Atlanta, GA

4/10/07
The Young Eight
7:00PM Albany State University - ACAD Auditorium
Albany, GA

4/10/07
The Young Eight
Residency Program at Darton College
Albany, GA

4/3/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Luther College, Decorah, IA

4/1/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
College of St. Benedict, St. Cloud, MN

3/21/07
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas
Indiana University, Gary, IN

3/20/07
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas
St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN

3/17/07
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas
Boise State University, ID

3/12/07
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas
Georgia College, Milledgeville, GA

3/9/07
Core Ensemble
8:00PM Tres Vidas
York College, Queens, NY

3/7/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Framingham State University, MA

3/6/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I Woman
Bucks County Community College, Newtown, PA

3/2/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Rock Valley College, Rockford, IL

3/1/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL

2/27/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Missouri State College, Springfield, MO

2/23/07
The Young Eight
8:00PM Formal Concert
York College, Queens, NY

2/22/07
Core Ensemble
12:00PM Ain't I a Woman
Hudson Valley Community College, Troy, NY

2/20/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA

2/18/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Macalester College, St. Paul, MN

2/15/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Mount Marty College, Yankton, SD

2/13/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Columbia College, Columbia, SC

2/7/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Brevard County Community College, Cocoa, FL

2/4/07
10:45AM Unitarian Universalist Church of Jacksonville
Jacksonville, FL

2/2/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
University of Arizona - Beebe

2/1/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Columbus Arts Council, Columbus, MS

1/31/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA

1/29/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Auburn University, Montgomery, AL

1/24/07
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas
Kennesaw State College, GA

1/23/07
Core Ensemble
Tres Vidas Residency Programs
Moore Haven Jr./Sr. High School
Moore Haven, FL

1/20/07
11:00AM Solo Performance at Tea-licious
Baptist Church in Jacksonville, FL

1/18/07
Core Ensemble
6:00PM Ain't I a Woman
Miami Public Library, FL

1/15/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
Lake Worth, FL

1/7/07
Core Ensemble
Ain't I a Woman
Harid Conservatory, Boca Raton, FL