Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Saturdays @ 7PM

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. 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.

4/17

Georg Phillipp Telemann:  Gulliver Suite in D Major
Ida Kavafian and Arnaud Sussmann, violins

Arcangelo Corelli:  Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8 "Christmas Concerto"
Georg Phillip Telemann:  Trauer-musik eines kunsterfahrenen Canarienvogels
Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto in B minor, Op. 3 No. 10
Lily Francis, Arnaud Sussmann, Ida Kavafian and Erin Keefe violins; Paul Neubauer and David Kim violas; Julie Albers and Fred Sherry, cellos; Edgar Meyer, double bass; Anthony Newman; harpsichord; Monica Groop, mezzo-soprano

4/24

Harry Thacker Burleigh:  Southland Sketches
Chad Hoopes, violin; Wu Han, piano

Antonin Dvorak: String Quintet in G Major, Op. 77
Calidore String Quartet

5/1

Dmitri Shostakovich:  Piano Trio No. 2 in E minor, Op. 67
Gloria Chien, piano; Bella Hristova, violin; Dmitri Atapine, cello

Maurice Ravel:  Piano Trio in A minor
Michael Brown, piano; Erin Keefe, violin; Mihai Marica, cello

5/8

Gabriel Faure:  Fantasy, Op. 79
Adam Walker, flute; Michael Brown, piano

Johannes Brahms:  Piano Quartet No. 2 in A Major, Op. 26
Juho Pohjonen, piano; Danbi Um, violin; Richard O'Neill, viola; Jan Vogler, cello

5/15

Antonin Dvorak:  Terzetto in C Major, Op. 74
Kristin Lee, violin; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola

Bela Bartok:  Selected songs
Dawn Upshaw, soprano; Gilbert Kalish, piano

Bela Bartok:  Divertimento for Strings
CMS Ensemble led by violinist Ida Kavafian

5/22

Olivier Messiaen:  Visions de l'Amen
Michael Brown and Orion Weiss, piano  

Felix Mendelssohn:  Song Without Words in E Major, Op. 19 No. 1
Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

5/29

Johann Sebastian Bach:  Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903
Juho Pohjonen, piano

Franz Schubert:  The Shepherd on the Rock, D. 965
Lisette Oropesa, soprano; David Shifrin, clarinet; Gilbert Kalish, piano

Maurice Ravel: String Quartet in F Major
Escher String Quartet