Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Saturdays @ 8PM

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, hosted by Elliott Forrest, features performances by leading chamber music players from around the world. Programs feature enlightening commentary from CMS Co-Artistic Director David Finckel, and the performers. Through its performance, education, and recording/broadcast activities, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center draws more people to chamber music than any other organization of its kind. CMS presents annual series of concerts and educational events for listeners ranging from connoisseurs to chamber music newcomers of all ages. Performing repertoire from over three centuries, and numerous premieres by living composers, CMS offers programs curated to provide listeners a comprehensive perspective on the art of chamber music. The performing artists of CMS, a multi-generational selection of expert chamber musicians, constitute an evolving repertory company capable of presenting chamber music of every instrumentation, style, and historical period.

12/6

Gioacchino Rossini: Duetto in D major for Cello and Bass
Efe Baltacigil, cello; DaXun Zhang, double bass

Anton Webern: Langsamer Satz for String Quartet
Daedalus Quartet (Kyu-Young Kim, Min-Young Kim, violins; Jessica Thompson, viola; Raman Ramakrishnan, cello)

Francis Poulenc: Trio for Piano, Oboe, and Bassoon
Stephen Taylor, oboe; Peter Kolkay, bassoon; Inon Barnatan, piano

Paul Hindemith: Kleine Kammermusik for Woodwind Quintet, Op. 24, No. 2
Ransom Wilson, flute; Stephen Taylor, oboe; David Shifrin, clarinet; Milan Turkovic, bassoon; William Purvis, horn

12/13

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sonata in C major for Piano, Four Hands, K. 521
Juho Pohjonen, piano; Wu Han, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento in D major for Oboe, Two Horns, and Strings, K. 251
Stephen Taylor, oboe; Julie Landsman, horn; Michelle Baker, horn; Nelson Lee, violin; Meg Freivogel, violin; Liz Freivogel, viola; Daniel McDonough, cello; Kurt Muroki, double bass

12/20

Claude Debussy: Danse sacree et Danse profane for Strings and Harp
Orion Quartet (Daniel Phillips, Todd Phillips, violins; Steven Tenenbom, viola, Timothy Eddy, cello) Kurt Muroki, double bass: June Han, harp

Francis Poulenc: Banalities for Voice and Piano
Measha Breuggergosman, soprano; Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

Maurice Ravel: Quartet in F Major
Parisii Quartet (Arnaud Vallin, Jean-Michel Berrette, violins; Dominique Lobet, viola; Jean-Philippe Martignoni, cello)

12/27

Antonin Dvorák: Terzetto in C major for Two Violins and Viola, Op. 74
Kristin Lee, violin; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola

Bela Bartók: Pieces for Voice and Piano
Dawn Upshaw, soprano; Gilbert Kalish, piano

Bela Bartók: Divertimento for Strings
Large ensemble of CMS string players, led by violinist Ida Kavafian

1/3

Heinrich Biber: Battalia for Strings and Continuo
Ian Swensen, Yoon Kwon, Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Paul Neubauer, David Kim, Lily Francis, Erin Keefe, viola; DaXun Zhang, Kurt Muroki, double bass; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord; Paul O'Dette, lute

Georg Philippe Telemann: Concerto in A minor for Recorder, Two Violins, and Continuo, TWV 43:a3
Matthias Maute, recorder; Erin Keefe, Lily Francis, violin; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord; Milan Turkovic, bassoon

Georg Muffat: Passacaglia in G major for String Quintet
Erin Keefe, Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Paul Neubauer, David Kim, viola; Paul O'Dette, lute; Fred Sherry, cello; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord

George Frederick Handel: "Süsse Stille, sanfter, Quelle" and "Die ihr aus dunkeln Grüften" from Nine Arias for Soprano and Continuo
Julianne Baird, soprano; Erin Keefe, violin; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord;  Paul O'Dette, lute; Fred Sherry, cello

Antonio Vivaldi: Sonata in D minor for Two Violins and Continuo, RV 63 "La Follia"
Arnaud Sussmann, Yoon Kwon, violin; Paul O'Dette, lute; Efe Baltacigil, cello; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord

1/10

Johannes Brahms: Quartet No. 2 in A major for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 26
Gilbert Kalish, piano; Nicolas Dautricourt, violin; Yura Lee, Viola; Keith Robinson, Cello

1/17

Osvaldo Golijov: Yiddishbuk: Inscriptions for String Quartet
St. Lawrence String Quartet (Geoff Nuttall, Barry Shiffman, violins; Lesley Robertson, viola; Christpher Costanza, cello)

Osvaldo Golijov: The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind for Clarinet and String Quartet
Todd Palmer, clarinet; St. Lawrence String Quartet (Geoff Nuttall, Barry Shiffman, violins; Lesley Robertson, viola; Christpher Costanza, cello)

1/24

Sergei Prokofiev: Sonata in D major for Violin and Piano, Op. 94a
Daniel Hope, violin; Wu Han, piano

Sergei Rachmaninov: Suite No. 2 in C minor for Two Pianos, Op. 17
Wu Han, piano; Juho Pohjonen, piano

1/31

György Ligeti: Etudes for Piano
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano

György Ligeti: Trio for Violin, Horn, and Piano (Hommage à Brahms)
Marie-Luise Neunecker, horn; Mark Steinberg, violin; Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano

György Ligeti: Hamburg Concerto for Horn and Strings
William Purvis horn solo; Reinbert de Leeuw, conductor