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Sean Bradley

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Sean Bradley is a serial arts-preneur and frequently sought-after consultant within the Los Angeles performing arts community, where he also serves as director of CityOpera.net—a boutique arts management and production company. A social business, City Opera has seen continuing increases in earned income under Sean's leadership since 2004. The company provides corporate entertainment, engagement marketing, comprehensive "edutainment" programs for adults and kids, as well as nationwide 360-degree creative support, talent management, and logistical planning for major touring and recording artists. His experience includes service as Artistic Director for Opera Nova Santa Monica, Administrator for Pacific Serenades (the most active commissioner of new chamber music in the U.S.), and Production and Music Education Manager for Chamber Music in Historic Sites (one of the longest-running and most critically-acclaimed chamber music series in the U.S.). He is a member of the Steering Committee for the Los Angeles Arts Consortium and a board member of the Cat├ín Foundation. Active as a conductor, composer, violinist, and educator, he has worked throughout the U.S., China, Mexico, and the Middle East. Sean is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music, where he studied violin with Ilya Kaler, composition with Christopher Rouse and Allan Schindler, computer programming with Alexander Brinkman, and web development with David Hedlam. Prior to his studies at Eastman, Sean served in the military as an Army Ranger and Presidential Escort. In his free time, he enjoys trail running and mountain climbing. You can learn more about Sean on Wikipedia or at his profile on LinkedIn..

Maksim Velichkin

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Maksim Velichkin is founder of Music at Mimoda, a leading alternative music venue in Southern California. Maksim is an accomplished cellist, pianist, and harpsichordist who's breadth of talent and thoughtful interpretations have made him a highly sought after soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral leader among an international circle featuring the best-loved ensembles, conductors, and headlining classical superstars of our time. He has collaborated with Joshua Bell, Sarah Chang, Maxim Vengerov, James Levine, Kurt Masur, Charles Dutoit, Yuri Temirkanov, Wolfgang Sawallish, Herbert Blomstedt, Yuri Bashmet, Christoph von Dohnanyi, Neemi and Paavo Yarvi, as well as many other musical luminaries. Moreover, as an improviser and interpreter of contemporary and popular music, Maksim's performance and recording career includes credits with noted musical celebrities Stevie Wonder, Josh Groban, John Legend, Burt Bacharach, Bobby McFerrin, Natalie Cole, Bernadette Peters, electronica sensation Bitter:Sweet, and many others. He performs frequently with the prestigious Verbier Chamber and Verbier Festival Symphony Orchestras, and is regularly engaged as a principal cellist in select studios and orchestras throughout Southern California. He has toured extensively throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Maksim holds a Bachelor of Music degree in cello performance from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, and a Master's Degree (Magna cum Laude) from the University of Southern California, where he studied cello with renowned professor, Eleonore Schoenfeld.