Corky Siegel

Corky Siegel is known internationally as one of the world’s great blues harmonica players, and is a celebrated composer, blues pianist, singer, songwriter, band leader and author.  ...Full Bio

Jaime Gorgojo

Jaime Gorgojo (Violin) recent highlights include chamber music appearances with Yo-Yo Ma in the Chicago Symphony Presents series and the DePauw Discourse in Greencastle, IN. Born in Madrid, he has performed as a soloist, chamber and orchestra musician in Spain, the US, France, Mexico and Canada. He has performed under the baton of renowned conductors such as Ricardo Muti, Lorin Maazel, Essa-Pekka Salonen  ...Full Bio

Chihsuan Yang

Chihsuan Yang (Violin and Erhu) was born and raised in Taiwan and moved to the United States at the age of 15.  Winner of the prestigious 3Arts Award in 2015, she has performed with a wide array of artists from Yo Yo Ma to the GRAMMY nominated Lupe Fiasco, Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys, DJ Spooky, Broadway star Idina Menzel, and was invited by the Dalai Lama to perform for him at Chicago's Millennium park.  A member of the International Chamber Artists ...Full Bio

Dave Moss

Dave Moss is a GRAMMY nominated violist who enjoys a vibrant career as a solo artist, chamber musician, and teacher. A graduate of The Juilliard School and Oberlin Conservatory he has gone on to collaborate with Joshua Bell, Itzhak Perlman, Yo-Yo Ma and Renée Fleming, as well as performing with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and the Chicago Symphony. He is on faculty of the Arts with Juilliard program at the British International School of Chicago.  ...Full Bio

Jocelyn Butler-Shoulders

Jocelyn (Cello) is an avid chamber musician. Her quartet became the quartet in residence at Indiana University for a year after winning the IU Kuttner Quartet competition. After arriving in Chicago, she was invited to perform in a string quartet coached by Richard Young of the Vermeer Quartet. They performed on the prestigious Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert series broadcasted live on Chicago’s classical station WFMT, and they performed several concerts in the Netherlands while studying with the Vermeer Quartet and the Jerusalem Quartet.  ...Full Bio

Frank Donaldson - Guest Percussionist/Tabla

Mr. Donaldson was the drummer with the Ramsey Lewis Trio for eleven years recording four albums on Columbia Records including a recording with the London Symphony Orchestra. He toured world-wide at auditoriums, festivals and symphony orchestras including the American Symphony Orchestra in New York. He is currently on the faculty of Columbia College.  He has also toured and/or recorded with Curtis Mayfield, Angela Bofil, Ray Charles, George Shearing, Bill Withers, Freddie Hubbard, Stanley Turentine, Roy Ayers, Noel Pointer, Patty Austin, and Carmen Mac Crae.  ...Full Bio