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The Franchomme Project: a premiere cello recording

A project in New York, NY by Louise Dubin and Guest Artists

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Louise Dubin and guest artists seek support to release never-recorded cello music by Auguste Franchomme on the Delos Label
Backers: 123
Average Pledge Per Backer: $86

Funded: $10,579 of $10,000
Dates: Jan 26th -> Mar 27th (60 days)
Project By: Louise Dubin and Guest Artists
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Latest News

Lecture at NYU this Friday

April 2nd - via:
Dear Friends, For those of you in New York this Friday, this is a fast note to let you know I'll be presenting at the SPFFA Biennial Colloquium: ("Creation and Reality in French and Francophone Letters" is the title of the conference), at NYU's... (Read More)

We Did It!

March 27th - via:
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Only 49 hours to go!

March 25th - via:
Dear Backers and Friends, Lots of new backers in the past 24 hours, and we have just crossed the 10K line!! Woohoo! We’ve reached the minimum amount required to finish our album! I am thrilled at the interest in our project. We did it, thanks to... (Read More)

Merci! Report from Sam Houston State University. New live performance links

March 22nd - via:
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Nine Days Left! flier & Franchomme in TX

March 17th - via:
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Video update! Franchomme Nocturne Op. 14, No. 1

March 13th - via:
Dear Backers, We are doing well:  today we achieved 69% of our goal, thanks to you all!  We still have a ways to go in the remaining 13 days.  Please help us spread the word through social media, email, or by mouth- we have to meet our goal, or we... (Read More)

Getting ready for Sunday's concert!

March 6th - via:
Cellist Julia Bruskin, pianist Hiroko Sasaki and I are having fun rehearsing for our concert this coming Sunday.  It looks like once again we're dodging a snow storm on our concert date, phew!  If you're in NYC, come downtown to hear us play... (Read More)

Almost at 50% of goal! And, news from Dover Publications!

March 3rd - via:
Dear All, A lot of good news this week.  We have raised over $4700, nearly half of our goal!  A hearty thanks to all of you from the Franchomme Project!  We're very grateful for your support. Kickstarter projects get no funding if the goal is not... (Read More)

Look what I got in the mail for 6 bucks! a piece dedicated to A. Franchomme by a friend of his and Chopin's

February 21st - via:
I completed the bulk of my research on Auguste Franchomme in 2011, but I brought back enough materials from the BNF and Franchomme's descendants to keep me busy for years, and I continue to learn new things in unexpected ways.  Case in point:  some... (Read More)

Free Franchomme Concert March 10th!

February 19th - via:
Dear all, You are warmly invited to the Franchomme Project's second and final concert in New York City this spring.  These rarely heard pieces will be performed by me, cellist Julia Bruskin and pianist Hiroko Sasaki, at Trinity Church's new... (Read More)

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