Spoleto Chamber Music Series
Sundays @ 8PM

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.
 
4/12

Claude Debussy:  Sonata for Cello and Piano
Christopher Costanza, cello; Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Ludwig van Beethoven:  String Quartet in F Major, Op. 59, No. 1
St. Lawrence String Quartet

4/19

Antonio Vivaldi:  Concerto No. 1 in E Major, Op. 8, RV269 "Spring"
Livia Sohn, violin; Anthony Manzo, double bass;  Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord;  St. Lawrence String Quartet

Arnold Bax:  Sonata for Viola in G Major
Hsin-Yun Huang, viola; Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Carl Maria von Weber:  Grand Duo Concertant, Op. 48
Todd Palmer, clarinet; Pavel Koleskinov, piano

4/26

Maurice Ravel:  La Valse
Pedja Muzijevic and Pavel Kaleskinov, piano

Bela Bartok:  Selections from Duo, Op. 44
Geoff Nuttall and Livia Sohn, violin

Johann Sebastian Bach:  Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007
Chris Costanza, cello

Guillame Connesson:  Sextet
James Austin Smith, oboe; Todd Palmer, clarinet; Livia Sohn, violin; Hsin-Yun Huang, viola; Anthony Manzo, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, piano

5/3

Jean-Marie Le Clair: Sonata for Two Violins in A Major, Op. 3, No. 2
Daniel Phillips and Livia Sohn, violins

Francois Couperin:   Concerts Royaux in D Major, No. 2
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute; Daniel Phillips, violin; Hsin-Yun Huang, viola; James Austin Smith, oboe; Peter Kolkay, bassoon

Joseph Haydn:   Quartet in F Minor, Op. 20, No. 5
St. Lawrence String Quartet

Heitor Villa-Lobos:   Bachianas Brasileiras No. 6 for Flute and Bassoon
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute; Peter Kolkay, bassoon

5/10

Robert Schumann:  Piano Quartet in E Flat Op. 47
Daniel Phillips, violin; Hsin-Yun Huang, viola; Chris Costanza, cello; Pavel Kaleskinov, piano

Max Bruch:  String Octet in B Flat Major
Scott St. John, Daniel Phillips, Geoff Nuttall, Livia Sohn, violins; Hsin-Yun Huang and Lesley Robertson, violas; Chris Costanza, cello; Anthony Manzon, double bass

5/17

Felix Mendelssohn:  String Quartet in E Minor, Op. 44, No. 2
St. Lawrence String Quartet

Joseph Haydn:   Symphony in G Major, No. 94 "Surprise"
Tara Helen O' Connor, flute; Anthony Manzo, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, piano; St. Lawrence String Quartet

5/24

Antonin Dvorak:   Piano Quintet in A Major, Op. 81
Pedja Muzijevic, piano; Brentano String Quartet

Benjamin Britten:   Phantasy Quartet for Oboe and Strings, Op. 2
James Austin Smith, oboe; Geoff Nuttall, violin; Lesley Robertson, viola; Chris Costanza, cello

5/31

Franz Schubert:  String Quintet in C Major, D. 956
Alisa Weilerstein, cello; Brentano String Quartet

Franz Schubert:  The Trout, D. 550
Tyler Duncan, baritone; Inon Barnatan, piano