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. 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.

10/14

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

Franz Schubert:  "Der Hirt auf dem Felsen," D. 965
Lisette Oropesa, Soprano; David Shifrin, Clarinet; Gilbert Kalish, Piano

Maurice Ravel:  String Quartet in F Major
Escher Quartet

10/21

Franz Schubert:  String Quintet in C Major, D. 956
Miro Quartet; Paul Watkins, cello


10/28

Francesco Geminiani:  Concerto Grosso in D minor "La Follia"
Paul Huang, Ani Kavafian, Yura Lee, Chad Hoopes and Danbi Um, violins; Pierre Lapointe, viola; Mihai Marica, cello; Anthony Manza, bass; Jiayan Sun, harpsichord

Johann Sebastian Bach:  Selections from the Musical Offering, BWV 1079
Sooyun Kim, flute; Orion String Quartet

Alessandro Marcello:  Trumpet Concerto in C minor
Gabor Boldoczki, trumpet; Paul Huang, Danbi Um, Ani Kavafian and Chad Hoopes, violins; Pierre Lapointe and Yura Lee, violas; Daniel McDonough and Mihai Marica, cellos; Anthony Manzo, bass; Jiayan Sun, harpsichord

Arcangelo Corelli:  Concerto Grosso in F Major, Op. 6 No. 2
Ani Kavafian, Chad Hoopes, violin solos; Mihai Marica, cello solo; Danbi Um and Paul Huang, violins; Yura Lee and Pierre Lapointe, violas; Daniel McDonough, cello; Anthony Manzo, bass; Jiayan Sun, harpsichord

Antonio Vivaldi:  Trumpet Concerto in F Major, RV 310
Gabor Boldoczki, trumpet; Ani Kavafian, Chad Hoopes, Danbi Um and Paul Huang, violins; Yura Lee and Pierre Lapointe, violas; Mihai Marica and Daniel McDonough, cellos; Anthony Manzo, bass; Jiayan Sun, harpsichord

11/4

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

11/11

Karl Szymanowski:  Nocturne and Tarantella, Op. 28
Benjamin Beilman, violin; Gloria Chien, Piano

Krzysztof Penderecki:  String Trio
Bella Hristova, violin; Mark Holloway, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello

Anton Arensky:  String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 35
Adam Barnett-Hart, violin; Pierre Lapointe, viola; Dane Johansen and David
Finckel, cellos

11/18

Francis Poulenc:  Sonata for Two Clarinets
David Shifrin and Tommaso Lonquich, clarinets

Ernest Chausson:  Concerto in D Major for Violin, Piano and String Quartet, Op. 21
Arnaud Sussmann, violin solo;  Wu Han, piano; Kristin Lee and Yura Lee, violins;  Richard O'Neill, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello

11/25

Joseph Haydn:  String Quartet in E-flat Major "The Joke"
Orion String Quartet

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Piano Trio in B-flat Major, Op. 97 "Archduke"
Jeremy Denk, piano; Erin Keefe, violin; Efe Baltacigil, cello

12/2

Jean Francaix:  String Trio
Yura Lee, violin; Richard O'Neill, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello

Paul Schoenfeld:  Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Piano
David Shifrin, clarinet; Ida Kavafian, violin; Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

Sergei Prokofiev:  String Quartet No. 2 in F Major, Op. 92
Calidore String Quartet

12/9

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  Violin Sonata in E minor, K. 304
Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Inon Barnatan, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  String Quintet in C Major, K. 515
Ani Kavafian and Benjamin Beilman, violins; Paul Neubauer and Lily Francis, violas; Timothy Eddy, cello

12/16

Frank Bridge:  Novelletten for String Quartet
Shanghai String Quartet

Gyorgi Ligeti:  Cello Sonata
Dmitri Atapine, cello

Felix Mendelssohn:  Piano Quartet in C minor, Op. 1
Wu Qian, piano; Chad Hoopes, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola; Gary Hoffman, cello