Spoleto Chamber Music Series
Sundays @ 6PM

Every spring for more than 30 years, the Spoleto Chamber Music Festival has showcased world-class musicians in the historic theaters, churches and outdoor spaces of Charleston, South Carolina.  This radio series features the renowned St. Lawrence String Quartet, cellist Alisa Weilerstein, clarinetist Todd Palmer, pianist Inon Barnaton, flutist Tara Helen O'Connor, violist Daniel Philips, and violinists Livia Sohn and Benjamin Beilman.  Also participating is composer in residence Osvaldo Golijov, who presents the world premiere of his "Drag Down the Sky."  Host Lisa Simeone brings listeners thoughtful commentary and historical background on the pieces, composers, and artists featured on the series.


Joseph Haydn: String Quartet, Op. 20 No. 1
St. Lawrence String Quartet

Joshua Roman: Riding Light
Joshua Roman, cello

George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso in D Major, Op. 6, No. 5
Owen Dalby, Geoff Nuttall, Luri Lee, Jeffrey Dyrda and Livia Sohn, violins; Lesley Robertson and Hezekiah Leung, violas; Christopher Costanza and Jonathan Lo, cellos; Anthony Manzo, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord


Franz Schubert: Introduction and Variations on "Trockne Blumen," D. 802
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute; Stephen Prutsman, piano
Felix Mendelssohn: Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20
St. Lawrence String Quartet and Rolston String Quartet


Maurice Ravel: Violin and Cello Sonata
Benjamin Beilman, violin; Joshua Roman, cello

Moritz Moszkowski: Suite for Two Violins and Piano, Op. 71 - I. Allegro energico
Daniel Phillips and Livia Sohn, violins; Gilles Vonsattel,piano

Franz Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 100 in G Major "Military"
St.Lawrence String Quartet; Tara Helen O'Connor, flute; Pedja Muzijevic, piano; Anthony Manzo, double bass