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.


Bela Bartok:  String Quartet No. 2
Schumann Quartet

Wynton Marsalis:  At the Octoroon Balls
Calidore String Quartet


Lukas Foss:  Composer's Holiday from Three American Pieces
Cho-Liang Lin, violin; Jon Kimura Parker, piano

Claude Debussy:   Images
Gilles Vonsattel, piano

Benjamin Britten:  Cello Sonata in C Major, Op. 65
David Finckel, cello; Wu Han, piano


Robert Schumann:   Funf Stucke im Volkston, Op. 102
Lynn Harrell, cello; Charles Wadsworth, piano

Josef Suk:   Elegie, Op. 23
Josef Suk, violin; Leslie Parnas, cello; Charles Wadsworth, piano

Robert Schumann:  Liederkreis, Op. 39
Christopheren Nomura, baritone; Charles Wadsworth, piano


Joseph Haydn:  String Quartet No. 40 in F Major, Op. 50 No. 5 "The Dream"
Orion String Quartet

Ernest Bloch:  Piano Quintet No. 1
Michael Brown, piano; Kristin Lee and Danbi Um, violins; Matthew Lipman, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello


Ludwig van Beethoven:  String Quartet in A Major, Op. 18 No. 5
Danish String Quartet

Johannes Brahms:  Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108
Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Orion Weiss, piano


Antonio Vivaldi:   Concerto in D Major, RV 93
Avi Avital, mandolin;  Paul Huang, Danbi Um, Ani Kavafian and Chad Hoopes, violins; Mihai Marica and Daniel McDonough, cellos; Anthony Manzo, double bass; Jiayan Sun, harpsichord

Antonio Vivaldi:  Aria from "Sovvente il sole"
Gabor Boldoczki, trumpet;  Danbi Um and Chad Hoopes, violins; Anthony Manzo, double bass;  Jiayan Sun, harpsichord;  Avi Avital, mandolin

Johann Sebastian Bach:   Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047
Arnaud Sussmann, Sean Lee and Kristin Lee, violins;  Sooyun Kim, flute; James Austin Smith, oboe;  David Washburn, trumpet;  Paul Neubauer, viola;  Dmitri Atapine, cello;  Marc Goldberg, bassoon;  Scott Pingel, double bass;  Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord

Giuseppi Verdi:  String Quartet in E minor
Orion String Quartet


Ralph Vaughan Williams:  Songs of Travel
John Moore, baritone; Gilbert Kalish, piano

Frank Bridge:  String Sextet in E-flat Major
Ani Kavafian, Ida Kavafian, violins; Hsin-Yun Huang and Paul Neubauer, violas; Timothy Eddy and Nicholas Canellakis, cellos