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. Hosted by Miles Hoffman, this weekly series features performances by renowned artists like cellist Alisa Weilerstein, pianist Inon Barnatan, flutist Tara Helen O'Connor, clarinetist Todd Palmer, and the St. Lawrence String Quartet. The series includes celebrated master works from J.S. Bach, Haydn, Fasch, Mozart, Beethoven, Britten, and Debussy, as well as music from more recent composers Guillaume Connesson, Darius Milhaud and Osvaldo Golijov.

8/14

Joseph Haydn:  String Quartet in G minor, Op. 20 No. 3
St. Lawrence String Quartet

John Dowland:  "In Darkness Let me Dwell" and "Come Again, Sweet Love Doth Now Invite"
Tyler Duncan, baritone; Kevin Payne, lute

August Klughardt:  Schilflieder for Oboe, Viola, and Piano, Op. 28
James Austin Smith, oboe;  Daniel Phillips, viola;  Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Osvaldo Golijov:  Omaramor
Alisa Weilerstein, cello

8/21

Carl Stamitz:  Clarinet Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 8 No. 4
Todd Palmer, clarinet;  Livia Sohn, violin;  Hsin-Yun Huang, viola;  Alisa Weilerstein, cello

Samuel Barber:  Dover Beach
Tyler Duncan, baritone;  St. Lawrence String Quartet

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  Viola Quintet in G minor, K. 516
St. Lawrence String Quartet;  Hsin-Yun Huang, viola

8/28

Giuseppe Tartini:  Violin Sonata in G minor "Devil's Trill"
Daniel Phillips, violin;  Kevin Payne, lute;  Christopher Costanza, cello

Iva Bittová:  "Hoboj" and "A Strange Young Lady"
James Austin Smith, oboe;  Hsin-Yun Huang, viola

Frederic Chopin:  Cello Sonata in G minor, Op. 65
Alisa Weilerstein, cello;  Inon Barnatan, piano

9/4

Georg Philipp Telemann:  Gulliver's Suite
Violinists Livia Sohn and Geoff Nuttall

Gabriel Faure:  "La bonne chanson, Op. 61
Baritone Tyler Duncan with pianist Erika Switzer and the St. Lawrence String Quartet

Johann Sebastian Bach:  Concerto in F minor, BWV 1056
Pianist Inon Barnatan with the St. Lawrence String Quartet and ensemble

Dmitri Shostakovich:  Two Pieces, Op. 11
St. Lawrence String Quartet with violinists Daniel Phillips and Livia Sohn, violist Hsin-Yun and cellist Alisa Weilerstein

9/11

Andrew Norman:  Light Screens
Flutist Tara Helen O'Connor, violinist Livia Sohn, violist Lesley Robertson and cellist Christopher Costanza

Johann Sebastian Bach:  "Gebt Mir Meinen Jesum Wieder" from St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244
Baritone Tyler Duncan with the St. Lawrence String Quartet and ensemble

Kurtág:  Hommage à Robert Schumann, Op. 15
Clarinet Todd Palmer, violist Hsin-Yun Huang and pianist Inon Barnatan

Robert Schumann:  Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 44
Pianist Inon Barnatan with the St. Lawrence String Quartet

9/18

Johann Pachelbel:  Canon and Gigue
Violinists Geoff Nuttall and Scott St. John, violist Daniel Phillips, cellist Christopher Costanza and harpsichordist Pedja Muzijevic

Gabriel Faure:  Elegie, Op. 24
Cellist Andres Diaz and pianist Stephen Prutsman

Joseph Haydn (arr. Salomon):  Symphony No. 94 in G Major "Surprise"
St. Lawrence String Quartet with flutist Tara Helen O'Connor, bassist Anthony Manzo and pianist Pedja Muzijevic

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Cavatina
St. Lawrence String Quartet

Andre Messager (arr. Todd Palmer):  Theme & Variations, "Tzigane" from Les Deux Pigeons
St. Lawrence String Quartet with ensemble

9/25

Georg Philipp Telemann:  Oboe Concerto in E minor
Oboist James Austin Smith with ensemble

George Frideric Handel:  Arias from Guilio Cesare
Mezzo-soprano Charlotte Hellekant with ensemble

Johann Sebastian Bach:  "Ich Habe genug," BWV 82
Baritone Tyler Duncan with ensemble

Antonio Vivaldi:  Violin Concerto in E Major, RV 269 "Spring"
Violinist Livia Sohn with the St. Lawrence String Quartet and ensemble