Born out of friendship, passion for chamber music, and the vibrant musical community of Greenville, South Carolina, Ensemble 864 champions eclectic repertoire of the old and new. Clarinetist Cecilia Kang serves on the faculty at Furman University, while clarinetist Kyra Zhang serves on the faculty at the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities and pianist Lisa Kiser serves on the faculty at Anderson University.
For those of you heading to Charleston for Spoleto you may see Ensemble 864 in performance on May 30. Pianist Lisa Kiser and her husband, David, will be featured in the Le Organo Series, a piano and organ duo, at the Festival on June 7.
Members of the ensemble have performed at Spoleto Festival (Italy), Grumo Festival (Italy), Internationales Musikinstitut Darmstadt (Germany), International Clarinet Association’s ClarinetFest (Belgium), Thy Chamber Music Festival (Denmark), Interflow Music Festival (Hong Kong), International Clarinet and Saxophone Festival (China), Seoul Arts Center (South Korea), Banff Centre for the Arts (Canada), Milwaukee Artist and Ensemble Series, Bay View Music Festival, Castleton Music Festival, and Luzerne Music Festival in the US.
With only 80 seats available, we urge everyone to make their reservations early. $15 for adults, $5 for students with ID’s. Call 520-8807 to make your reservations.