MEMBERS OF THE BAROQUE CHAMBER ENSEMBLE
KYLE MASSON, MODERATOR
Performers from our 2021 Baroque Chamber Series will discuss their instruments, training, score study, and rehearsal processes through a Zoom panel discussion moderated by Princeton musicologist Kyle Masson. The Round Table is a behind-the-scenes glance at the joys and challenges of creating compelling performances.
Presented in partnership with The Princeton Festival Guild
Violinist Chiara Fasani Stauffer enjoys playing music ranging from the Baroque to the twenty-first century and has had the privilege of performing across three continents. She is the co-founder of Time Canvas and a member of the Cramer Quartet.
Joshua Stauffer is a restless creative who performs music from over four centuries on a variety of plucked instruments. He holds degrees from the Juilliard School (lutes), Cleveland Institute of Music (classical guitar), and UARTS (jazz guitar).
Caitlyn Koester is a harpsichordist equally engaged in solo and continuo repertoire of the 17th- and 18th-centuries. A recent graduate of SFCM and Juilliard, she aspires to expose and nurture a love of this repertoire among wider audiences in the US.
Kyle Masson is a singer and doctoral candidate in Historical Musicology at Princeton University. From 2013 – 2015, Kyle was the Associate Director and then Director of the Education and Outreach Team, Castleton Opera Festival in Virginia.