(Photo courtesy of High Desert Chamber Music) Violinist Kevin Kumar and High Desert Chamber Music Executive Director Isabelle Senger first met each other in the Korean-American Youth Orchestra when they were eleven years old. Both went on to successful careers as professional violinists and recording artists, and enjoy coming together to perform in the Pasadena-based…

(Photo above courtesy of Sisters Folk Festival) Folk & Americana Musicians Entertain in Sisters The Sisters Folk Festival (SFF) runs September 7-9. Performers represent an ever-widening sample of Americana and Folk music. Organizers came back strong after last year’s cancellation due to smoke from nearby fires. Creative Director Brad Tisdel and the SFF Talent Committee…

(Photo above: Kenny Broberg, courtesy of Sunriver Music Festival) Sunriver Music Festival’s 41st season has an impressive lineup of soloists that are coming to Central Oregon to honor America’s preeminent composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein. The Festival, running August 10-22 in Sunriver and Bend, is joining orchestras around the nation in celebrating the 100th birthday…