Concerts & Tours

2020 Highlights

  • Around the Piano
    July 28, 6:30 PM. Featured guest. Special program presented by The Cannon Club at The Gallery Inn. Around the Piano is a 45 to 60 minutes virtual broadcast of interviews and performances hosted by Jan D’Esopo – artist and founder of the STEINWAY SOCIETY of PR, and internationally renowned Pianist Jose Ramos Santana. Chatting with top figures from music, arts and entertainment we learn of their personal experiences and reactions during Covid times. The program started on March 24. Chats and performances happen during virtual visits to performers’ homes. These programs are recorded and may be accessed any time afterwards: www.thecannon.club
  • Sonus International Music Festival 2020
    Celebrating the Life and Music of Carlos Guastavino
    Nancy Roldán, Artistic Director
    October 22-28

2018 Highlights

  • Puerto Rico: After the Hurricane
    A Benefit Concert to Aid Puerto Rico
    Hosted by Hood College, Frederick, Maryland
    401 Rosemont Ave, Frederick, MD 21701
    Brodbeck Music Hall
    January 21, 2018, at 3 pm
    Click HERE for flyer

2017 Highlights

  • January 6: A Celebration of the Life of Dr. Noel Lester
    Hood College, Coffman Chapel, 2 pm
  • March 6: Master Class “IT! … The Power of Joy”
    Ohio State University. Sponsored by the ALSOHIO (American Liszt Soc.) Chapter, 7 pm
  • June 24: Duo Evening at Penn Alps
    Nancy Roldán, piano & José Cueto, violin
    Perform duos by Corelli, Schubert, de Falla and Piazzolla
    (Piazzolla Duo arrangements by Nancy Roldán)
    Music at Penn Alps Concert Series 25th Anniversary Celebration
    Great Hall, Grantsville, Maryland, 7:30 pm
  • July 13: The Guilford Trio and Friends
    With Deidra Palmour, soprano – José Cueto, violin – Noah Chaves, viola
    Music by Purcell, Brahms, Mozart, Löeffler, Wold and Guastavino
    Chamber Music Series at Hood College
    In Memoriam Noel Lester
    Frederick, Maryland
    Brodbeck Hall, 7 pm
  • July 27: Strings and Piano Ensemble
    With José Cueto, violin – Noah Chaves, viola – Lachezar Kostov, cello – David Lester, bass
    Music by Bach, Brahms, Schubert, Dohnany, and Dvorak
    Chamber Music Series at Hood College
    In Memoriam Noel Lester
    Frederick, Maryland
    Brodbeck Hall, 7 pm
  • October 12-15: Franz Liszt Festival & International Competition
    For Solo piano and Duos with Piano
    AKA Liszt-Garrison Festival and International Competition
    Founder/Presenter/Judge
    Hosted by the Ohio State University
    Sponsored by the American Liszt Society and the Baltimore-Washington and Ohio Chapters

2016 Highlights

  • May: Release of the CD Piazzolla Here & Now – Reviews and interview available in Fanfare Magazine Sept/October issue
  • June: Italy. Duo Cueto-Roldán performed the opening recital of the Alba Music Festival. Tour closed with a performance for the Latina Rotary Club. Other performances included a benefit recital for Noel Lester at Grace United Church in Frederick, with cellist Lachezar Kostov.

2015 Highlights

  • MAY 9: RAVEL concerto in G with Concert Artists of Baltimore.
    Gordon Center. Owings Mills, MD
    With Director Edward Polochick.
  • JULY 23: TANGO STORIES
    HOOD COLLEGE
    Hood College Summer Series
    Dr. Noel Lester, Coordinator
  • JULY 29: SUMMER DELIGHTS
    CHAMBER MUSIC ON THE HILL
    Unforgettable Music for Trio

2013 Highlights

  • January 24: Music of Argentina – Lecture-Recital, 7:30 pm
    January 25: Piano Master Class, 9:00 am
    Venue: Wertheim Performing Arts Center WPAC
    at Florida International University
    10910 SW 17 St, WPAC, 170
    Miami, FL 33190
  • February 6: “A trip to South America” – Lecture Recital – sponsored by the MTAB. Venue: Belcroft Bible Church of Bowie – 9:30 am
  • February 12: Recital: – Solo Piano and Art Songs. Venue:
    Loyola University, Maryland – 7:00 pm
  • March 9: Solo Piano Recital: – Music at Notre Dame of MD University, 7:00 pm. Venue: LeClerc Auditorium, NDMU – 7:00 pm
  • April 6: Liszt-Garrison Festival and Competition Fundraiser: – Music at Notre Dame of MD University – “From Classics to Jazz” Featuring several Baltimore musicians performing solo, chamber music, and songs. Venue: LeClerc Auditorium, NDMU – 7:00 pm

2012 Highlights

  • January: MSMTA Festival: “TIERRA LINDA” Music of Argentina and Carlos Guastavino. A presentation honoring Guastavino’s 100th birthday. Born April 5th 1912, died October 29th 2000.
  • March. Hood College. Retirement Celebration Concert of Noel Lester. Music for two pianos by Carlos Guastavino.
  • April 1, 2012: Hearts for Art’s Sake at Villa Assumpta: Concert Homage to Carlos Guastavino. With Elizabeth Hart, soprano, and José Cueto, violinist.
  • March 22, Catholic University of America. Latin American Music Guest Lecturer: Music of Argentina. Roots & Traditions. The music of Carlos Guastavino.
  • April 5, Catholic University of America. Latin American Music, Guest Lecturer: Music of Argentina. Roots & Traditions. The music of Alberto Ginastera, Astor Piazzolla and other contemporaries.
  • May 18, at Germano’s Restaurant in Little Italy: Todo Argentina. Revolution, Folklore, and Tango: With Elizabeth Hart, soprano, and José Cueto, violinist.
  • May & July: Introducing winners of the 2011 Liszt-Garrison to Maryland audiences. Mentoring young musicians.
  • Sunday, October 28, 2012 – Chamber Music at Buckingham Choice. With violinist José Cueto and guest artists.
  • Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 3 pm: First concert of the series Grace at Grace. Coordinator and Moderator. A fundraiser event to benefit a children dedicated non-profit organization and the Liszt-Garrison Competition.

Season 2011-2012 included Franz Liszt 200th celebration with several concerts in the USA, including the American Liszt Society Festival in Georgia at UGA. The year culminated with the Fifth anniversary celebration of the Liszt-Garrison Festival and International Piano Competition at Notre Dame of Maryland University.