KIVIE CAHN-LIPMAN

KIVIE CAHN-LIPMAN

Kivie Cahn-Lipman is the founding cellist of the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), a founding gambist of LeStrange Viols, and the founder and lironist of ACRONYM. He has recorded for Nonesuch, Naxos, Kairos, Mode, New Focus, New Amsterdam, New World, Tzadik, ArsPublica, Tundra, Starkland, Olde Focus, Canteloupe, Stradivarius, and ECM, and his recording of J.S. Bach's Cello Suites was praised for its "eloquent performances," "fresh thinking," and "energy and zeal" (The Strad). Kivie holds degrees from Oberlin, Juilliard, and CCM, and he has served on the faculties of Smith and Mount Holyoke Colleges and The College of New Jersey. He is an Assistant Professor of Music at Youngstown State University's Dana School of Music.

Beth Beauchamp

Having worked as a professional musician, a music-educator, and the Executive Director of a number of non-profit arts organizations, Beth has over 10 years of experience in catering to the unique needs of artists. Beth believes that the talent, education, and skill-sets of her clients have inherent worth. As a passionate artist advocate, she aims to help her artists improve the quality of their own lives by encouraging them to honor the value of their own work, and by creating materials which allow them to champion their art with confidence. Equally interested in building community, Beth aims to create a roster of artists who are excited to support and collaborate together.