Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Saturdays @ 10PM

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.

5/16

Johann Sebastian Bach: The Art of Fugue, Contrapunctus XII-Chorale Prelude
Orion String Quartet and Windscape

Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto in D Major
David Washburn, trumpet; Stephen Taylor, Elizabeth Koch, oboe; Julie Albers, cello; Anthony Newman, harpsichord

5/23

Leos Janácek: Mladi
Ransom Wilson, flute; James Austin Smith, oboe; Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet; Jose Franch-Ballester, bass clarinet; Bram van Sambeek, bassoon; Radovan Vlatkovic, horn

Antonin Dvorak: Trio in E minor, Op. 90 "Dumky"
Menahem Pressler, piano; Daniel Hope, violin; David Finckel, cello

5/30

Thomas Ades: Arcadiana
Jupiter String Quartet

Gabriel Faure: Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Major
Elmar Oliveira, violin; Inon Barnatan, piano

6/6

Joseph Haydn: Quartet in G minor for Strings
Orion String Quartet

Robert Schumann: Trio No. 3 in G minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 110
Inon Barnatan, piano; Benjamin Beilman, violin; Torleif Thedéen, cello

6/13

Zurab Nadarejshvili: Quartet No. 2
St. Petersburg Quartet

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Quartet No.1
St. Petersburg Quartet

6/20

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Trio in D major for Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 9, No. 2
Kristin Lee, violin; Mark Holloway, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Quartet in F major for Strings, Op. 135
Miro Quartet

6/27

Maurice Ravel:  Rapsodie espagnole for Two Pianos
Anne-Marie McDermott and Gilles Vonsattel, pianos

Johannes Brahms: Quartet in C minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 60
Opus One Piano Quartet