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.

 
7/19

Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto in G Minor for Keyboard, Strings, and Continuo, BWV 1058 (Jeremy Denk, piano; Kristin Lee, Adam Barnett-Hart, Jessica Lee, Erin Keefe, Sean Lee, Ani Kavafian, violin; Richard O'Neill, Paul Neubauer, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, Fred Sherry, cello; Edgar Meyer, double bass)

Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-Flat Major, BWV 1051 (Paul Neubauer, Yura Lee, viola; Timothy Eddy, cello; Dane Johansen, Mihai Marica, viola da gamba; Kurt Muroki, double bass; Kenneth Weiss, Harpsichord)

Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto in A Major for Keyboard, Strings, and Continuo, BWV 1055 (Jeremy Denk, piano; Erin Keefe, Jessica Lee, Ani Kavafian, Sean Lee, Kristin Lee, Adam Barnett-Hart, violin; Paul Neubauer, Richard O'Neill, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, Fred Sherry, cello; Edgar Meyer, double bass)

Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048 (Ida Kavafian, Nicolas Dautricourt, Areta Zhulla, Daniel Phillips, violin; Paul Neubauer, Yura Lee, viola; Mihai Marica, Timothy Eddy, Dane Johansen; Kurt Muroki, double bass; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord)

7/26

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade in B-Flat Major for Winds and Double Bass, K.361, Gran Partita (Stephen Taylor, Allan Vogel, oboe; Alexander Fiterstein, David Shifrin, clarinet; Larry Combs, Dennis Smylie, basset horn; Frank Morelli, Milan Turkovic, bassoon; Gail Williams, Patrick Pridemore, William Purvis, Angela Cordell, horn; Edgar Meyer, double bass)

8/2

Johannes Brahms: Zwei Gesänge for Voice, Viola, and Piano, Op. 91 (Sasha Cooke, mezzo- soprano; Paul Neubauer, viola; Gilbert Kalish, piano)

Antonin Dvorák: Trio in F Minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 65 (Wu Han, piano; Philip Setzer, violin; David Finckel, cello)

8/9

Ludwig van Beethoven: Variations, Op. 44 (André-Michel Schub, piano; Cho-Liang Lin, violin; Gary Hoffman, cello)

Franz Schubert: Quartettsatz (Yoon Kwon, Lily Francis, violin; Beth Guterman, viola; Julie Albers, cello)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Quartet in E-Flat Major (Menahem Pressler, piano; Erin Keefe, violin; Beth Guterman, viola; Gary Hoffman, cello)

8/16

Ludwig van Beethoven: Serenade in D Major for Flute, Violin, and Viola, Op. 25 (Tara Helen O'Connor, flute; Daniel Phillips, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola)

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio in D Major, Op. 70, No. 1, "Ghost" (Gilbert Kalish, piano; Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin; Jakob Koranyi, cello)

8/23

Leonard Bernstein: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano (Anne-Marie McDermott, piano; David Shifrin, clarinet)

Johannes Brahms: Quintet in B Minor, Op. 115 (David Shifrin, clarinet: Escher String Quartet: Adam Barnett-Hart, Wu Jie, violin; Pierre Lapointe, viola; Andrew Janss, cello)

8/30

Ludwig van Beethoven: Trio in C Minor for Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 9, No. 3 (Sean Lee, violin; Daniel Phillips, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello)

Franz Schubert: Im Frühling for Voice and Piano, D. 882 (John Bellemer, tenor; Wu Han, piano)

Franz Schubert: Quartet in E-Flat Major for Strings, D. 87, Op. 125, No. 1 (Jupiter String Quartet: Nelson Lee, Meg Freivogel, violin; Liz Freivogel, viola; Daniel McDonough, cello)