Prokofiev 130th Anniversary Triptych Recital

Amanda Pond, flute

Amy Catron, cello

Tatiana Shustova, piano

November 14, 2021 at 4 pm

Millikin University, Kaeuper Hall


Southern Illinois Chamber Music Society

2021-2022 Season Opener

Ian HobsonAmy Catron

OCTOBER 17, 2021

Piano Trios by Dvorák and Schubert

Ian Hobson – Piano
Michael Barta – Violin
Amy Catron – Cello





Saturday, October 16, 2021 – 7:30 PM

Elgar, Cockaigne Overture   

Rachmaninoff, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43 

(Ian Hobson, piano) 

Beethoven, Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 



Illinois Symphony Orchestra

Outstanding Opening, October 9 and 10, 2021



 Millikin All-State String Seminar

September 29, 2021

Millikin -Decatur Symphony Orchestra
Masterworks I: Opening Night – Eroica!

Kirkland Fine Arts Center | $15-$25 September 25, 2021, 7:30pm


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-flat Major, K. 271, “Jenamy”

Ludwig Van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 55, “Eroica” 


Illinois Symphony Orchestra

Around the Town Chamber Concert Series

Dvorak Serenade for Winds

 Saturday, August 7, 7:00pm, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Springfield, Illinois

 Sunday, August 8, 3:00pm, Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Bloomington-Normal, Illinois

Illinois Symphony Orchestra

Around the Town Chamber Concert Series

Brahms Sextet, Op. 18

August 5, 7 pm, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Springfield

August 6, 7 pm,  Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Bloomington

ISSME 2021 Conference

12th biennial International Symposium on the Sociology of Music Education 

Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences

Lightning talk presention:  Habitus and Democracy in a Community Cello Choir

June 21-24, 2021




Sinfonia da Camera & UniPlace Christian Church Present:

A Chamber Music Series    

University Place Christian Church (indoor event)     

403 S. Wright St. 
Champaign, IL 61820  

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 – 7:30pm    

Franz Schubert, Sonata in A Minor, D. 385  

Andrés Cárdenes, violin  

Ian Hobson, piano  


Joaquín Turina, Círculo, Op. 91   

Michael Barta, violin  

Amy Catron, cello  

Ian Hobson, piano  


Antonín Dvořák, Piano Quintet No. 2, Op. 81   

Andrés Cárdenes, violin I  

Michael Barta, violin II  

Csaba Erdélyi, viola  

Amy Catron, cello  

Ian Hobson, piano  




Around the Town: Souvenir de Florence 

Illinois Symphony Orchestra String Sextet

Roy Meyer, Alex Norris, Erin Rafferty, Roslyn Green, Nomin Zolzaya, Amy Catron

Saturday, February 13, 2021

live-streamed and archived on the Illinois Symphony Orchestra Facebook and Vimeo channels




Faculty Recital Series at Millikin University

Amy Catron, cello and Silvan Negrutiú, piano

Beethoven Sonatas Op. 102, No. 1 and Op. 102, No. 2

world première of Songs of the Siren( 2020) by Robert Chumbley

Sunday, November 1, 2020

live-streamed on the Millikin School. of Music YouTube page.

FRS 2…/FRS-2-program-Catron-Negrutiu.pdf Catron Negrutiu

concert video here:




Millikin Symphonic Wind Ensemble Homecoming Concert

October 17, 202

Chen Yi,  Suite for Cello and Chamber Winds

program here:

concert video here:


Schubert Trout Quintet, D. 667 and Schumann Piano Quintet, Op. 44 at the Allerton Music Barn

October 3 & 4, 2020

Andrés Cárdenes, violin

Csaba Erdélyi, viola

Amy Catron, cello

David Murray, bass

Ian Hobson, piano





Catron Press Release

Amy Catron with

Osvaldo Golijov Azul 

April 13, 2019, 7:30pm

Kirkland Fine Arts Center


Brahms and Dvorak String Sextets

Indiana University Terre Haute

January 27, 2019, 7pm


Decatur Arts Council Christmas Walk

Millikin Community Cello Choir Outreach Concert

December 5, 2018, 5:30pm

Madden Arts Center


Millikin Community Cello Choir Outreach Concert

November 27, 2018, 4:30pm

Decatur Memorial Hospital

Barnes Lobby


Millikin Community Cello Choir Fall Concert

November 20, 2018, 6:30pm

Millikin University



Millikin Faculty Recital Series

Horizons: Trios for a New Century

works by Glass, Pärt, Golijov, Lansky, Ung, and Sheil

Amy Catron, Jeremy Brunk, Pei-I Wang

November 11, 2018, 4pm

Millikin University


The Pirates of Penzance

Sinfonia da Camera and Nathan Gunn

November 9, 2018, 7:30pm

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts


Midday Music

Horizons: Trios for a New Century

Amy Catron, Jeremy Brunk, Pei-I Wang

November 7, 2018, 12 noon


Around the Town Chamber Concert

Cello Trios from the Illinois Symphony Orchestra

Amy Catron, Sarah Hansen, Adriana Ransom

November 3, 2018, 2pm

Bloomington Public Library



University of Illinois Chamber Singers Concert

Jesu Meine Freude

November 2, 2018, 7:30pm

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts


Horizons:  Trios for a New Century

Amy Catron, Jeremy Brunk, Pei-I Wang

Around the Town Concert, Illinois Symphony Orchestra

November 1, 2018, 7pm

First Presbyterian Church, Normal Illinois


Millikin Cello Day

October 20, 2018, 10am-5pm

Millikin University

Allerton Barn Music Festival

Sunday morning with Bach

Jesu, Meine Freude

Cantata 39, Brich dem Hungrigen dein

Sunday, September 30, 2018, 10am

 Allerton Music Barn


Brahms C Minor Piano Quartet

Georgia Hornbacker, Sharon Chung, Silvan Negrutiu

Millikin  Orchestra Workshop

September  26, 2018, 5pm

Kirkland Fine Arts Center



                 Millikin Vocal Festival Faculty Recital with Justin Moniz 

                  September 16, 2018, 6pm

                  Westminster Presbyterian Church


Summer Piano Institute Concerts

Sinfonia da Camera

July 21, 2018, 4pm and 7:30pm

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts


Illinois Bach Academy

“Toward the Passion” Cantatas Concert

June 29, 2018, 7:30pm

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts>bachacademy



Millikin Wind Ensemble

Particle II by Robert Chumbley

****World Premiere****

Amy Catron, soloist

March 4, 2018, 4pm

Kirkland Fine Arts Center


Beyond the Borders Concert

with Akemi Takayama, Silvan Negrutiu

Dvorak Piano Quintet

August 6, 2017

Naha, Okinawa JAPAN


Faculty coach for Illinois Youth Orchestra Festival

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

June 3-4, 2017


Amy Catron, Cello

with Big Grove Cello Ensemble

Vivaldi G major Cello Concerto, RV 413

Chapel of St. John the Divine, Urbana

May 2, 2017, 7:30pm




            Amy Catron, Cello

Program includes, Bach BWV 1013

***World Premiere of Particle I, Robert Chumbley***

Beethoven Op. 69

March 26, 4:00pm

Faculty Recital Series

Millikin University, Kaeuper Hall



Gail Borden Public Library Recital

Amy Catron, cello

Silvan Negrutiu, piano

Sunday, October 30, 2016 2pm

Elgin, Illinois