INTERVIEW WITH GREGOIRE ICHOU, TENOR
Happy to have been interviewed by French tenor Gregoire Ichou following the release of our latest recording of French vocal music of the 19th century available soon for purchase online.
Interview in French can be found here
RESTLESS MEDITATIONS TOUR
John Kamfonas performed a 2 continent tour with American cellist, Eric Edberg featuring music by Alan Hovhaness, Samuel Barber, and Arvo Part as well as their own improvisations weaved in between composed pieces. This tour precedes the full release of their latest recording featuring works from this program, including the first ever recording of Hovhaness' Sonata for Cello and Piano.
23/1/2018 DePauw University, Greencastle, IN
28/1/2018 Benderly Kendall Opera House, Patagonia, AZ
30/1/2018 Sea of Glass, Tucson, AZ
31/1/2018 St. Apkar's Armenian Church, Phoenix, AZ
02/2/2018 Colorado Mesa University, Grand Junction, CO
28/3/2018 Columbia Global Center, Paris, France
03/1/2018 Fondation des Etats-Unis, Paris France
Solo Recital, Atelier Concert Series
American Church in Paris
Mr. Kamfonas performed a concert of solo works by Chopin, Beethoven, Debussy, as well as his own solo improvisations.
video clip from the performance here
Collaborations with global musicians and members of the Silk Road Ensemble
Over a period of a week, John was invited to collaborate with diverse musicians from around the world and members of the Silk Road Ensemble at DePauw University. He performed both with Silk Road members Sandeep Das and Bassam Saba . Click here to check out one of John's performances with an ensemble of musicians from 6 different countries led by Sandeep Das.