School of Music

Spring Celebration

 A private concert and reception for Four Seasons Donors of all levels. 

Rose Window


Friday, May 10, 7:00p.m. TBA - Raleigh
Sunday, May 12, 4:00p.m. TBA - Greenville


Anton Arensky’s Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 32
Felix Mendelssohn's Piano Trio No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 66 


Thomas Sauer 

Pianist Thomas Sauer has performed at the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society; the Four Seasons, Marlboro, Seattle, and Taos festivals; and Carnegie Hall, Wigmore Hall, the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam and the Palais des Beaux Arts in Brussels. He has performed extensively with cellist Colin Carr, including the complete cycle of Beethoven’s works for cello and piano, and has recorded for the MSR Classics, Musical Heritage Society, Centaur and Arabesque labels. Sauer is on the piano faculty at Vassar College and at the Mannes College of Music at The New School. View Full Bio


Founder and Artistic Director of the Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival, Gregorian made his New York recital debut at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall and his debut as soloist with the Boston Pops Orchestra. He has appeared in cities throughout the world including Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tel Aviv and Helsinki, and has performed as a member of the Daedalus Quartet and Concertante. Gregorian is a member of the Cooperstown Quartet and is Distinguished Professor of Violin at East Carolina University. View Full Bio

Edward Arron, cello 

Artistic Director of concert series in Connecticut, Massachusetts and South Carolina, Arron made his New York recital debut in 2000 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and has appeared throughout North America, Europe and Asia. He has performed numerous times at Carnegie’s Weill and Zankel halls, Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully and Avery Fisher halls and has appeared at the Four Seasons, Ravinia, Salzburg, Mostly Mozart, Bravo! Vail, Tanglewood, Spoleto USA, Santa Fe and Seattle festivals. He has participated in Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Project as well as Isaac Stern’s Jerusalem Chamber Music Encounters. Arron serves on the faculty of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.  View Full Bio

Tom Sauer