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JUNO Nomination for John Estacio Triple Concerto from Carnegie Hall


The Edmonton Symphony’s live from Carnegie Hall recording of John Estacio’s Triple Concerto featuring Denise along with Angela Cheng (piano) and Juliette Kang (violin) has been recognized by the JUNO Awards, nominated in the category of Classical Composition of the Year.[…]

Chopin & Rachmaninov CD nominated for a Prix Opus


The Prix Opus nominations have been announced and Denise’s disc of Chopin and Rachmaninov Cello Sonatas with pianist David Jalbert is nominated in the category of CD of the Year (Romantic, Post-Romantic, Impressionist). The awards will be handed out at[…]

Denise and David Jalbert in recital in Indian River


“With the first half of the concert that featured a performance of Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Six Studies in English Folk Song, Leoš Janácek’s Pohadka, and Claude Debussy’s Sonata for Cello and Piano, the duo throughly displayed an impressively synced execution,[…]

Have baby, will travel!


Nelson and I welcomed our first child (Dominic) in early May. While we are still in the midst of exploring our new roles, we are ready to hit the road with cello and baby gear in hand. I am excited[…]