SAM is a Manhattan-based artist management firm dedicated to working closely with presenters, orchestras, and festivals to deliver excellent musicianship while meeting their programming and budgetary needs. Established in December 2004 by Founder and Executive Director Marianne Sciolino, SAM represents a select group of instrumental and vocal soloists, ensembles, and conductors.
SOLOISTS on the SAM roster include Michael Brown, Aldo López-Gavilán, and Gabriela Martinez, piano; Amy Porter, flute; José Franch-Ballester, clarinet (the Americas); Tessa Lark and Elena Urioste, violin; Carter Brey and Nicholas Canellakis, cello; and Eileen Strempel, soprano. ENSEMBLES include the Canellakis-Brown Duo (cello & piano); the Brown-Urioste-Canellakis Trio (piano trio); the Boreal Trio (clarinet, viola, piano); Trio Virado (flute, viola, guitar); Harlem Quartet, (string quartet); and Harlem Quartet with Aldo López-Gavilán (piano quintet). Also on the SAM roster are two CONDUCTORS: David Amado, Music Director & Conductor of the Delaware Symphony Orchestra, and Piotr Gajewski, Music Director & Conductor of the National Philharmonic.