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.

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

7/4

Igor Stravinsky: Pastorale
Yura Lee, violin; Stephen Taylor, oboe; Randall Ellis, English horn; Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet; Peter Kolkay, bassoon

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Trio in A minor for Piano, Violin and Cello, Op. 50
Alessio Bax, piano; Elmar Oliveira, violin; Julie Albers, cello

7/11

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Andante and Variations in G Major for Piano Four Hands, K. 501
Gilles Vonsattel, Andre-Michel Schub, piano

Felix Mendelssohn: Allegro brilliant for Piano Four Hands, Op. 92
Anne-Marie McDermott, Wu Han, piano

Igor Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring for Piano Four Hands
Gilbert Kalish, Wu Han, piano

7/18

Luigi Boccherini: Quintet in C Major for Two Violins, Viola, and Two Cellos, G. 324, "La musica notturna delle strade di Madrid"
Jupiter Quartet with Andreas Brantelid, cello

Johann Christian Bach: Quintet in G Major for Flute, Oboe, Violin, Viola, and Continuo, Op. 11 No. 2
Sooyun Kim, flute; Stephen Taylor, oboe; Meg Freivogel, violin; Liz Freivogel, viola; Daniel McDonough, cello; Gabriel Shuford, harpsichord

Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-flat Major, BWV 1051
Paul Neubauer, viola; Cynthia Phelps, viola; Daniel McDonough, Dmitri Atapine, Li-Wei Qin, cellos; Kurt Muroki, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G Major, BWV 1049
Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin solo; Ransom Wilson, flute; Tara Helen O'Connor, flute; Joseph Lin, violin; Jorja Fleezanis, violin; Cynthia Phelps, viola; Li-Wei Qin, cello; Kurt Muroki, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

7/25

Roberto Sierra: Songs from the Diaspora
Heidi Grant Murphy, soprano; Kevin Murphy, piano; St. Lawrence String Quartet

Amy Cheney Beach: Quintet in F-sharp minor
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano with the Escher String Quartet

8/1

Roberto Sierra: Songs from the Diaspora
Heidi Grant Murphy, soprano; Kevin Murphy, piano; St. Lawrence String Quartet

Amy Cheney Beach: Quintet in F-sharp minor
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano with the Escher String Quartet

8/8

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade in E-flat Major
Allan Vogel, Stephen Taylor, David Shifrin and Jose Franch-Ballester, clarinets;  Peter Kolkay and Milan Turkovic, bassoons;  David Jolley and William Purvis, horns

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Serenade in C minor
Allan Vogel and Stephen Taylor, oboes;  Jose Franch-Ballester and David Shifrin, clarinets;  Milan Turkovic and Peter Kolkay, bassoons;  David Jolley and William Purvis, horns;  Edgar Meyer, double bass

8/15

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet in F minor, Op. 95 "Serioso"
Danish String Quartet

Robert Schumann: Piano Trio No. 2, Op. 80
Juho Pohjonen, piano;  Arnaud Sussmann, violin;  David Finckel, cello

8/22

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Johann Sebastian Bach:  Sonata in G minor for Viola da gamba and Piano, BWV 1029
David Muller-Schott, cello;  Angela Hewitt, piano

George Frideric Handel:  Selected arias
Julianne Baird, soprano;  Arnaud Sussmann, violin;  Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord;  Paul O'Dette, lute;  Fred Sherry, cello

Joseph Haydn:  String Quartet in F minor, Op. 20 No. 5
Escher Quartet

8/29

Karol Szymanowski: Nocturne and Tarantella for Violin and Piano. Op. 28
Benjamin Beilman, violin;  Gloria Chien, piano

Krzysztof Penderecki: Trio for Violin, Viola and Cello
Bella Hristova, violin;  Mark Holloway, viola;  Nicholas Canellakis, cello

Anton Arensky: Quartet No. 2 in A minor for Violin, Viola, and Two Cellos, Op. 35
Adam Barnett-Hart, violin;  Pierre Lapointe, viola;  Dane Johansen, cello;  David Finckel, cello