Panelists: Victor Yuzefovich, musicologist, and former Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center; Victor Danchenko, faculty, The Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia, PA; faculty, Peabody Conservatory, Johns Hopkins University; Leonid Hrabovsky, composer, New York, NY; Anne Swartz, Professor of Music, Baruch College, City University of New York, and former Title VIII-Supported Short-Term Scholar, Kennan Institute.

Performers: David Gresham, New York, NY (Bass Clarinet); Medea Namoradze, Associate Professor, Shenandoah Conservatory, Shenandoah University (Soprano); Vera Stern, faculty, Peabody Conservatory, Johns Hopkins University (Piano); Igor Yuzefovich, student, Peabody Conservatory, Johns Hopkins University (Violin)