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.


Bela Bartók:  Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion
Wu Han and Gilbert Kalish, pianos;  Daniel Druckman and Ayano Kataoka, percussion

Dmitri Shostakovich:  Piano Trio No. 2 in E minor, Op. 67
Alessio Bax, piano;  Ani Kavafian, violin;  Jakob Koranyi, cello


Antonio Vivaldi:  Concerto in G minor for Flute, Oboe, and Bassoon, RV 103
Sooyun Kim, flute; Stephen Taylor, oboe; Bram van Sambeek, bassoon

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  Duo No. 2 in B-flat Major for Violin and Viola, K. 424
Bella Hristova, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Trio in G Major for Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 9 No. 1
Benjamin Beilman, violin;  Paul Neubauer, viola;  David Finckel, cello


Andre Jolivet:  Chant de Linos for Flute, Violin, Viola, Cello, and Harp
Ransom Wilson, flute;  Bella Hristova, violin;  Ida Kavafian, viola;  Alisa Weilerstein, cello;  Bridget Kibbey, harp

Jean Françaix:  Quintet for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Horn
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute;  Stephen Taylor, oboe;  David Shifrin, clarinet;  Peter Kolkay, bassoon;  Radovan Vlatkovic, horn

Francis Poulenc:  Sextet for Piano, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Horn
Alessio Bax, piano;  Tara Helen O'Connor, flute;  Stephen Taylor, oboe; David Shifrin, clarinet;  Bridget Kibbey, harp;  Radovan Vlatkovic, horn


Felix Mendelssohn:  Andante and Allegro Brillant, Op. 92
Pianists Anne-Marie McDermott and Gilles Vonsattel

Antonin Dvorák:  Piano Trio in F minor, Op. 65
Pianist Gilbert Kalish, violinist Benjamin Beilman and cellist Julie Albers


Ludwig van Beethoven:  Cello Sonata in A Major, Op. 69
Cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Violin Sonata in G Major, Op. 96
Violinist Ani Kavafian and pianist Gilbert Kalish


Igor Stravinsky:  The Soldier's Tale
Violinist Kristin Lee, clarinetist David Shifrin and pianist Anne-Marie McDermott

Bohuslav Martinu:  Duo No. 1 "Three Madrigals"
Violinist Arnaud Sussmann and violist Paul Neubauer

Arnold Schoenfield:  Trio
Clarinetist Jose Franch-Ballester, violinist Arnaud Sussmann and pianist Gloria Chien


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  Flute Quartet in D Major, K. 285
Flutist Sooyun Kim, violinist Kristin Lee, violist Paul Neubauer and cellist Andreas Brantelid

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Violin Sonata in G Major, Op. 30 No. 3
Violinist Ani Kavafian and pianist Anne-Marie McDermott

Joseph Haydn:  Piano Trio in G Major "Gypsy Trio"
Pianist Wu Han, violinist Gil Shaham and cellist David Finckel