March 26, 2012

Rising clarinet star to make Baltimore debut at Evergreen

Nineteen-year-old rising clarinet star Narek Arutyunian will make his Baltimore debut with pianist Mariko Furukawa at Evergreen Museum & Library on Saturday, March 31, performing music by Poulenc, Francaix, Horovitz, Lovreglio, Denisov and Schoenfield. Armenian-born Arutyunian graduated from the Moscow State University and currently works with Charles Neidich at The Juilliard School in New York.

The concert, to be held in the museum’s 90-seat Bakst Theatre, begins at 3 p.m. and will be followed by a tea reception with the musicians. Tickets and information are available by going to or by calling 410-516-0341.