David Rubinstein Memorial Event

Saturday, September 14, 2019

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Grant Recital Hall

This event celebrates the life of our friend and colleague, David Rubinstein, who succumbed to his long battle with cancer at age 57 in June 2019.

Program features music by

J.S. Bach, Bela Bartok, Heinrich Biber, Frank Bridge, Kenji Bunch, Arthur Foote, Jirí Laburda, Jean-Marie Leclair, Felix Mendelssohn, Erik Satie, and Henri Vieuxtemps.

Music to be performed by friends and former students of David’s:

Aneeza Ahmad
Ayann Ahmad
Ken Allen
Alexia DelGiudice Bigari
Helen Callus
Emily Edelstein
Neil Goh
Ron Gorevic
Jennifer Jeon
Becca Kasdan
Leonardo Ko
Min Ji Koh
Emi Kuhlberg
Didier Lucceus
Abby Magoon
Jake Pietroniro
Maria Rindenello-Parker
Consuelo Sherba
Jenny Stirling
Deirdre Viau
Elizabeth Woo
Annie Wu
Lily Zhou

A reception follows the performance

A memorial Facebook page and group have been established to share photos and comments.

David was a viola/violin teaching associate in our Applied Music Program and a coach of Chamber Music ensembles. David was passionate about his students and his teaching. Often he said that teaching sustained him. In his final days he was visited by many former students whose lives were impacted by his teaching. He was grateful beyond words for everyone’s understanding, kindness, and support. He will be deeply missed by all of us in the Brown community.