Clayton Haslop, Violin and Jack Sanders, Guitar
"a strong and virtuoso program" - Los Angeles Times
"the finest combination of this type I have ever heard" - Classical Guitar
"a wonderful duo...I can’t recommend them too highly" - Soundboard Magazine
The Haslop/Sanders Duo has attracted considerable attention since its formation in 1984, with appearances including Guitar Foundation of America festivals, a 1988 tour of the People’s Republic of China, the Fairbanks Summers Arts Festival, the Association of California Symphony Orchestras, New York ‘s Merkin Concert Hall, Los Angeles’ Music in Historic Sites series, Oregon Bach Festival, Redlands Bowl Summer Music Festival, Cascade Festival of Music, a tour of Hawaii, and live radio broadcasts. The duo has released compact discs on the Centaur and TownHall labels.
Janice Tipton, flute - Allan Vogel, oboe - Jack Sanders, guitar
The Valencia Trio combines the talents of three of California’s top instrumentalists in programs featuring a charming range of repertoire, from Telemann to Castelnuevo-Tedesco. The group has appeared at the International Music Festival of Costa Rica, the Sedona Chamber Music Festival, and has combined appearances with the Angeles and St. Petersburg String Quartets.
Janice Tipton has performed as soloist with the California Chamber Symphony, Musical Offering Baroque Ensemble, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, and the California Chamber Virtuosi. She performs at the Oregon Bach Festival and has also appeared at the Santa Fe, Chamber Music Northwest, La Jolla, and New England Bach festivals She has recorded on the Delos record label.
"Janice Tipton gave a superlative reading" - Los Angeles Times
Allan Vogel, principal oboist of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, has performed as soloist with orchestras throughout the country and has been a featured artist at the Marlboro, Santa Fe, Mostly Mozart, Chamber Music Northwest, Aspen, Sarasota and Oregon Bach Festivals. He has performed with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, the Berlin Philharmonic and the Boston Symphony.
"He is undoubtedly one of a few world masters of the instrument." - San Diego Union
A frequent performer with string trios and quartets such as the St. Petersburg, Angeles, and Colorado Quartets, Mr. Sanders' chamber music repertoire includes the eight Boccherini quintets, the Castelnuovo-Tedesco quintet, and all of the Paganini and Giuliani works for guitar and strings.