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San Antonio Chamber Music Society Concert Archives

2015-2016 Season

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
October 11, 2015

Program
ROSSINI String Sonata in G Major
MOZART Quintet in E-Flat Major for Horn & Strings, K.407
SCHUBERT Octet in F Major for Winds & Strings, D.803
Program Notes

Zemlinsky String Quartet
November 8, 2015

Program
MENDELSSOHN String Quartet in E-Flat Major, Op.12
KRENEK String Quartet No.7, Op.96
JANACEK String Quartet No.2 “Intimate Letters”
Program Notes

Gryphon Trio
January 24, 2016

Program
DEBUSSY Trio in G Major
WIJERATNE Love Triangle
RAVEL Trio in a minor
Program Notes

The Shanghai Quartet with Wu Man (Pipa)
February 28, 2016

Program
YI-WEN JIANG (arr.) “China Song”
ZHOU LONG “Song of the Ch’in” String Quartet
ZHAO LIN “Red Lantern”, Quintet for Pipa & String Quartet
BEETHOVEN Quartet in f minor, Op.95 “Serioso”
TAN DUN “Ghost Opera” Pipa & String Quartet
Program Notes

Dover String Quartet
April 3, 2016

Program
DVORAK Quartet in F Major, Op.96 “American”
BERG String Quartet Op.3
SHOSTAKOVICH Quartet No.2
Program Notes

2014-2015 Season

Jerusalem Quartet
October 19, 2014

Program
Beethoven: Quartet in A-Major, Op. 18, No 5
Bartok: Quartet No. 2
Ravel: Quartet
Program Notes

Quartetto di Cremona
November 16, 2014

Program
BOCCHERINI String Quartet in C major
VERDI String Quartet in E minor
PUCCINI Crisantemi
RESPIGHI String Quartet No. 3 in D Major
Program Notes

New York Woodwind Quintet
January 25, 2015

Program
Carter: Wind Quintet 1948
Blumer: Wind Quintet Op.52
Mozart: Fantasy in f minor KV608
Mendelssohn/Purvis: String Quartet Op.13 No.2
Program Notes

St Lawrence String Quartet
February 22, 2015

Program
Haydn: String Quartet in E-flat Major, Op.33, No.2 (“Joke”)
John Adams: Second Quartet (2014)
Dvorak: String Quartet in C Major, Op.61
Program Notes

Elias Quartet
March 29, 2015

Program
Haydn: String Quartet in C-Major, Op.33, No.3 (“The Bird”)
Dutilleux: Ainsi la nuit (Thus the night)
Beethoven : String Quartet Opus 131 in c#-minor
Program Notes

2013 / 2014 Season

American Brass Quintet
October 20, 2013

Program
Three Madrigals – Luca Marenzio (1553-1599) (edited by Raymond Mase)
Fantasia and Rondó – Osvaldo Lacerda (1927-2011)
Chesapeake-David Sampson (b. 1951)
Five Pieces – Ludwig Maurer(1789-1878)
Chansons – Josquin des Prés (c.1440-1521) (edited by Raymond Mase)
Copperwave – Joan Tower (b. 1938)
Program Notes

Modigliani Quartet
November 17, 2013

Program
Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 50, No. 1 – HAYDN
Allegro
Adagio non lento
Menuetto – Trio
Finale: Vivace

Quartet in F Major, Op . 135 – BEETHOVEN
Allegretto
Vivace
Lento assai, cantante e tranquillo
Grave, ma non troppo tratto – Allegro

Quartet No. 3 in A minor, Op. 33 – DOHNANYI
Allegro agitato e appassionato
Andante religioso con variazioni
Vivace giocoso
Program Notes

Tempest Trio
January 26, 2014

Program
Haydn – Trio no. 39 in G major “Gypsy”
Bernstein – Trio (1937)
Dvorak – Trio in f minor op. 65
Program Notes

Escher String Quartet
March 02, 2014

Program
Schumann Quartet in A minor, Op. 41, no. 1
Berg Quartet, Op. 3
Dvorak Quartet in C Major, Op. 61
Program Notes

Brentano String Quartet
April 06, 2014

Program
Mendelssohn: Quartet in D-Major, Opt. 44, No. 1
Shostakovich: Quartet No. 11 in F-minor, Op 122

Potpourri:
Leonard Bernstein: “I Feel Pretty” (arr Steve Mackey)
Dvorak: Waltz Op 54, No 1
Shostakovich: “polka”
Elliott Carter: “Elegy”
Dvorak: Waltz Op. 54, No 2
Charles Ives: Scherzo (“Holding Your Own”)
Tschaikovsky: Andante cantabile from Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 11
Steve Mackey: “I’ve Grown so Ugly”
Program Notes

2012 / 2013 Season

Chamber Orchestra Kremlin with pianist James Dick
October 14, 2012

Program
String Quartet N. 12 in C minor, D.703 “Quartettsatz, (1820) – Franz Schubert
Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major, Op. 58 (1805-06) – Ludwig van Beethoven
Andante Cantabile, from String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 11 – Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Sextet in G Major, No. 2, Op. 36 (1865) – Johannes Brahams
Program Notes

Opus One Piano Quartet
November 11, 2012

Program
BEETHOVEN
Quartet in E-Flat Major for Piano and Strings, Op. 16
I Grave – Allegro, ma non troppo
II Andante cantabile
III Rondo: Allegro, ma non troppo

ROBERTO SIERRA
I El ángel y las sombras. Moderado, pero muy expresivo
II Misteriosa danza. Danzante
III La visión del angel. Expresivo
IV Fuego

DVORAK Quartet in E-Flat Major for Piano and Strings, Op. 87
I Allegro con fuoco
II Lento
III Allegro moderato, grazioso
IV Allegro ma non troppo
Program Notes

Miro String Quartet
January 27, 2013

Program
Brahms Quartet Op. 51, no. 1 in C minor.
Allegro (1833 – 1897)
Romanze: Poco adagio
Allegretto molto moderato e comodo
Allegro

Quartet A La Carte
The audience voted on a number of selections to determine which will be performed in the second half of the concert
Program Notes

David Finckel, cello, and Wu Han, piano
March 17, 2013

Program
Cello Sonata in F Major, op. 6, TrV 115 (1881–1883)
Richard Strauss (1864–1949)
Allegro con brio
Andante ma non troppo
Finale: Allegro vivo

Cello Sonata No. 1 in e minor, op. 38 (1862-65)
Johannes Brahms (1833 – 1897)
Allegro non troppo
Allegretto quasi Menuetto
Allegro

Louange à l’éternité de Jésus from Quatuor pour la fin du temps (1940–1941)
Olivier Messiaen (1908–1992)

Cello Sonata in g minor, op. 65, B. 204 (1845–1846)
Fryderyk Chopin (1810–1849)
Allegro moderato
Scherzo: Allegro con brio
Largo
Finale: Allegro
Program Notes

Ebène Quartet
April 14, 2013

Program

Quartet in C Major, K. 465, “Dissonant”
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Adagio; Allegro
Andante cantabile
Menuetto: Allegro
Allegro

Quartet in F minor, Op. 80
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
Allegro vivace assai
Allegro assai
Adagio
Finale: Allegro molto

Jazz and Pop Standards, reimagined by the Ebène Quartet
Program Notes

2011-2012 Season

American String Quartet
October 16, 2011

Program
Bach: Three Preludes & Fugues from The Well Tempered Clavier, F minor, B flat minor and G minor
Tower: Quartet no. 1, “Night Fields”
Bach: Selected Contrapuncti from The Art of the Fugue
Beethoven: Quartet in B flat Major, Op.130. “Liebquartet,” with Grosse Fuge, Op. 133
Program Notes

Morgenstern Trio
November 20, 2011

Program
Beethoven: Piano Trio Op. 1 no. 3 in C minor
Ravel: Piano Trio in A minor
Brahms: Piano Trio in C minor, Op. 101
Program Notes

Pacifica Quartet
January 29, 2012

Program
Dvořák: Cypresses, Nos. 2, 3, and 11 (without Opus)
Shostakovich: Quartet No. 9, Op. 117
Beeethoven: Quartet in F Major, Op. 59, No. 1
Program Notes

Red Priest
March 4, 2012

Program
Johann Sebastian Bach: Preludio (from Partita BWV 1006)
Georg Phillip Telemann:Gypsy Sonata in A minor
Georg Frederick Handel: Aria Amoroso from Trio Sonata Op 2 No 1
Anonymous: Budro: A Pirate’s Hornpipe
Tomasso Albinoni (arr. Giazzoto): Adagio
Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto in G major “La Tempesta di Mare”)
Johann Sebastian Bach: Prelude and Fugue in C minor (BWV 847)
François Couperin: Tromba Marina, Plaint and Devil’s Hornpipe
Bach/O’Carolan/Dow/Trad. (arr. Greenberg): Bach on G (‘We won’t let her go till you give us back our boat’)
Giuseppe Tartini: Senti Lo Mare (Listen to the Sea)
Jean-marie Leclair: Tambourin
Arcangelo Corelli: Concert Fantasy on “La Folia”
Program Notes

Vienna Piano Trio
April 1, 2012

Program
Beethoven: Variations for Piano Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 44
Schoenberg’s Verklarte Nacht
Schumann: Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, Op. 63
Program Notes

2010-2011 Season

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
October 10, 2010

Program
“Great Quintets” touring program:
Mozart Viola Quintet, K. 614
Mendelssohn Viola Quintet, Op. 18
Brahms Clarinet Quintet, Op. 115
Program Notes

Imani Winds
November 14, 2010

Program
MENDELSSOHN: Scherzo from “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”
COLEMAN: Afro-Cuban Concerto
MEDAGLIA: Suite Belle Epoque in Sud-Amerika
SHORTER: Terra Incognita
SCHNYDER: Woodwind Quintet
ABDEL-RAHIM: The East Side
Program Notes

Cypress String Quartet with Amit Peled, cello
January 30, 2011

Program
Britten Cello Suite #3, Op. 87
Beethoven String Quartet, Op. 135
Schubert Cello Quintet in C Major, D. 956
Program Notes

Quatuor Ysaÿe
March 6, 2011

Program
Mozart Quartet in G Major, K. 387
Fauré Quartet in e minor, Op. 121
Brahms Quartet in c minor, Op. 51, No. 1
Program Notes

Lafayette String Quartet
April 3, 2011

Program
Barber: String Quartet in B Major, Op. 11
Carter: String Quartet No. 2
Tchaikovsky: String Quarter No. 3 in E-flat Minor, Op. 30
Program Notes

2009-2010 Season

Lark Chamber Artists with Yousif Sheronick, world percussionist
October 4th, 2009

Program
“WALKING TO A DIFFERENT BEAT”

“An Exaltation of Larks” for String Quartet
Jennifer Higdon (b.1961)

“John’s Book of Alleged Dances” for Quartet & Percussion
John Adams (b. 1947)

Three “Cypresses” for String Quartet (1887)
Antonín Dvorák (1841-1904)

“Turceasca” for String Quartet and Percussion
Sapo Perapaskero

String Quartet No. 5 “Parks”
Daniel Bernard Roumain

Elegy for String Quartet “Chrysanthemums”
Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924)

Viaggio in Italia for String Quartet & Percussion
Giovanni Sollima (b. 1962)
Program Notes

Shanghai String Quartet
November 8th, 2009

Program
Haydn: String Quartet in D Major, Op. 20,
No. 4, Hob. III:34
Yi-Wen Jiang: Chinasong (Chinese folk songs)
Penderecki: String Quartet No. 3 –
Leaves from an Unwritten Diary
Debussy: String Quartet in G minor. Op. 10
Program Notes

Lafayette String Quartet
January 17, 2010*

Program
Barber: String Quartet in B Major, Op. 11
Carter: String Quartet No. 2
Tchaikovsky: String Quarter No. 3 in E-flat Minor, Op. 30
Program Notes

*Concert canceled due to a medical emergency in the family of one of the artists.

ATOS Trio
February 14, 2010

Program
Schubert:: Piano Trio in B-flat Major, D 28
Kirchner: Piano Trio
Schubert: Adagio in E flat Major, D 897 ‘Notturno’
Brahms: Piano Trio in B Major, Op. 8
Program Notes

Jupiter Quartet with Roger Tapping, violist
March 14, 2010

Program
Haydn: Quartet in F minor, Op. 20, No. 5
Golijov: Yiddishbbuk: Inscriptions for String Quartet (1992)
Brahms: Quintet in B minor, Op. 111
Program Notes

Lee Trio
April 25, 2010

Program
Bloch: Three Nocturnes
Stookey: Piano Trio #1
Mendelssohn: Piano Trio #2 in C minor, Op. 66
Program Notes

2008-2009 Season

Emerson String Quartet
September 28th, 2008

Program
HAYDN: String Quartet in F Major, Op. 74, No. 2
PROKOFIEV: Quartet No. 1
SCHUBERT: String Quartet in d minor, D. 810 Death and the Maiden
Program Notes

Prazak String Quartet
November 9th, 2008

Program
Haydn: String Quartet in D Major,Op. 50, No. 6 “The Frog”
Janacek: String Quartet No. 1, “Kreutzer Sonata”
Smetana: String Quartet No. 1 in E minor, “From My Life”
Program Notes

Fretwork with Clare Wilkinson
January 18, 2009

Program
Music of Henry Purcell (1659 – 1695)
Fantazia 4 in G minor
Fantazia 5 in B flat major
‘Music for a while’
Fantazia 6 in F major
Fantazia 7 in C minor
‘Sweeter than Roses’
3 Fantazias in three parts
No. 1 in D minor, No. 2 in F major, No. 3 in G minor
‘O Solitude’
‘In Nomine’ in 6 parts
‘The Evening Hymn’
Fantazia 8 in D minor
Fantazia 9 in A minor
Fantazia 10 in E minor
Fantazia 11 in G major
‘If Love’s a sweet passion’
Fantazia 12 in D minor
Fantazia ‘upon one note’ for five viols
The Lament from ‘Dido & Aeneas’
‘In Nomine’ in seven parts
Program Notes

The Assad Guitar Duo
February 8, 2009

Program
ALBENIZ:
Cordoba from Cantos de Espana

PIAZZOLLA:
Two Works
Bandoneón
Zita from Suite Troileana

VILLA-LOBOS:
Two Works*
A Lenda do Caboclo
Choros No. 5, “Alma Brasileira”

GNATTALI:
Excerpts from Suite Retratos
Valsa (Ernesto Nazareth)
Corta Jaca (Chinquinha Gonzaga)

BROUWER:
Sonata del Caminate
Vision de la Amazonia
El gran Sertao
Danza Festiva
Toccata Nordestina

JOBIM:
Two Works*
Amparo
Stone Flower

GISMONTI:
Palhaço

ASSAD:
Tahiya li Ossoulina
* – arranged by Sergio Assad
Program Notes

Aviv String Quartet
March 15, 2009

Program
Haydn – String Quartet in F Major, Op.77/No. 2
Beethoven – String Quartet No. 11 in F Minor, Op. 95
Shostakovich – String Quartet No. 2 in A Major, Op. 68
Program Notes

The Albers Trio
April 19, 2009

Program
Mozart – Divertimento in E-flat
Phillip Magnuson – Little Suite for Sting Trio
Villa Lobos – String Trio

2007-2008 Season

Enso Quartet with Joel Fan, piano
October 7, 2007

Program
Haydn: String Quartet Op.20, No.1
Joel Fan’s solo portion:
– Adnan Saygun: Pentatonic Sketch on an Aksak Rhythm
– Qigang Chen: Instants d’un Opera Pekin
Ginastera: Quartet No.1
Schumann: Piano Quintet

Chanticleer
November 11, 2007

Program
I. William Byrd: (1543 – 1623)
– Sing Joyfully
– Ave verum corpus Giovanni de Palestrina: (c.1525 – 1594)
– Ave Regina Coelorum
II. To be selected from:
Josquin des Pres: (c.1445 – 1521)
– El grillo
– Mille regretz
– Je ne me puis tenir
– Scaramella va alla guerra
III. To be selected from
Andrea Gabrieli: (1533 – 1585)
– A le guancie di rose (dialogo)
– Sassi, palae, sabbion – E vu, fiumi (sopra la morte d’Adriano)
– Tirsi morir volea (dialogo)
– Sento, sent’un rumor – Alla battaglia
IV. Steven Stucky: (b. 1949)
– Cradle Songs
– Rouxinol do pico preto (Brazil)
– Lulajze, Jezuniu (Poland)
– Buy Baby Ribbon (Tobago)
V. Barber: Heaven-Haven (A Nun Takes the Veil)
Mahler: Ich bin der welt abhanden gekommen
VI. Steven Sametz: (b. 1954) I Have Had Singing
Poulenc: Quatre Petites-Prieres de St. Francois d’Assise
– I. Salut, Dame Sainte
– II. Tout puissant, tr’s saint, tr’s haut et souverain Dieu
– III. Seigneur, je vous en prie
– IV. O mes tr’s chers fr’res
VII. Chanticleer will conclude its program with signature renditions of folk, jazz and gospel music.

Trio Solisti with Alan Kay, clarinet
January 20, 2008

Program
Bartok: Contrasts (1938)
Paul Schoenfield (1947- ): Cafe Music (1986)
Piazzolla: Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
Paul Moravec (1957- ): Tempest Fantasy (2002)
Three Traditional Klezmer Songs

Orion String Quartet
February 17, 2008

Program
Mendelssohn: Quartet in A Major, Op.13
Lowell Liebermann: (1961 – ) Quartet No.4, Op.103 (2007)
Beethoven: Quartet in A minor, Op.132

Turtle Island String Quartet
March 16, 2008

Program
In keeping with the jazz tradition, the first half of the program will be announced from the stage by the Turtle Island members.
John Coltrane: Moment’s Notice (arr. Mark Summer)
John Coltrane: Naima (arr. David Balakrishnan)
John Coltrane: Countdown (arr. Evan Price)
John Coltrane: A Love Supreme (arr. David Balakrishnan)
I. Acknowledgement
II. Resolution
III. Pursuance
IV. Psalm
Stanley Clarke: Song For John (arr. Mads Tolling

Trio con Brio Copenhagen
April 20, 2008

Program
Ludwig van Beethoven – Piano Trio No.1 in D Major, Op.70 “Ghost”
Maurice Ravel – Piano Trio in a minor
Felix Mendelssohn – Trio No.2 in D minor

2006-2007 Season

Jupiter String Quartet
October 8, 2006

Program
Beethoven: Quartet in F major Op.18, No.1
Shostakovich: Quartet No.8 in C minor, Op.110
Dvorak: Quartet No.13 in G major, Op.106

Vermeer String Quartet
November 19, 2006

Program
Beethoven: Quartet No.2 in G major (“Compliments”), Op.18/2
Britten: Quartet No.3, Op.94
Schumann: Quartet No.3 in A major, Op.41/3

Vertavo String Quartet
January 21, 2007

Program
Grieg: Quartet in G minor, Op.27
Nils Henrik Asheim: Broken Line (2004)
Schubert: Quartet in D minor, D.810 (“Death and the Maiden”)

Los Angeles Guitar Quartet (with UTSA Guitar Festival)
February 11, 2007

Program
J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.6 (arr. J. F. Smith)
de Falla: El Amor Brujo (arr. W. Kanengiser)
Hermeto Pascoal: “Imagens de Brasil” (arr. W. Kanengiser)
Matthew Dunne: Did You See the Moon Last Night?
Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 (arr. W. Kanengiser/ J. Minei)

Borodin Quartet
March 18, 2007

Program
Herman Galynin: Quartet No.2 in F minor (1956)
Beethoven: Quartet No.11 in F minor, Op.95
Tchaikovsky: Quartet No.3 in E flat minor, Op.30

Amadeus Trio
April 22, 2007

Program
Joaquin Turina: Trio No.2 in B minor, Op.76
Shostakovich: Trio No.2 in E minor, Op.67
Mendelssohn: Trio No.2 in C minor, Op.66

2005-2006 Season

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
October 23, 2005

Program
Borodin: Sextet for Strings in Two Movements
Dvorak: Sextet for Strings in A Major, Op.48
Enesco: Octet for Strings in C major, Op.7

Claremont Trio
January 22, 2006

Program
Beethoven: Trio in D major, Op.70/1 “Ghost”
Kirchner: Piano Trio No.1
Mendelssohn: Trio in C minor, Op.66

New York Woodwind Quintet
February 12, 2006

Program
Reicha: Quintet in D major
Pavel Haas: Quintet
Mozart: Fantasy in F minor (arr. Purvis)
Harbison: Quintet

Brentano Quartet
March 26, 2006

Program
Shostakovich: String Quartet No.15
Beethoven: String Quartet in A minor, Op.132

Cavani String Quartet
April 23, 2006

Program
Mozart: Adagio and Fugue in C minor, K.546
Bartok: String Quartet No.3
Beethoven: String Quartet in Bb major, Op.130

2004-2005 Season

Takacs Quartet
October 24, 2004

Program
Bartok: String Quartet no. 3, Op.85
Borodin: String Quartet no. 2, in D
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 14 in c#, Op.131

Mendelssohn Quartet w/Jonathan Biss (piano)
November 21, 2004

Program
Beethoven: Quartet No.1 in F Major, Op.18, No.l
Bartok: String Quartet No. 2, Op.17
Brahms: Piano Quintet in F minor, Op.34

Pacifica Quartet
February 13, 2005

Program
Mendelssohn: Quartet No.2 in A minor, Op.13
E. Carter: Quartet No.5 (1995)
Smetana: Quartet No.1 in E minor, “From My Life”

Empire Brass
March 13, 2005

Program
Tylman Susato: (ca.1500-1564) Basse Dance Bergeret
Prokofiev: Morning Dance
T. Albinoni: (1671-1750) Introduction and Allegro
Dvorak: Slavonic Dance, Op.46, No.1
Tchaikovsky: Dance Arabe; and Dance Russe
M. de Falla: Ritual Fire Dance
Mozart: Rondo Alla Turka
Traditional Irish 15th Century: Kesh Jig
A. Holborne: (ca. 1547-1602) Gigue
G. Gabrielli: (1554/57-1612) Canzone per Sonare 2
Gershwin: Piano Prelude #2; and “Summertime” from Porgy and Bess
Traditional Mexican Folk Song: “La Virgin de la Macarena”
Bernstein: “In Nomine” from Mass; and “America” from West Side Story
Copland: “Simple Gifts”

Ying & St. Lawrence Quartets
April 10, 2005

Program
R Strauss: Sextet from “Capriccio”, Op. 85
Tchaikovsky: Souvenir de Florence, Op. 70
Mendelssohn: Octet, Op. 20

2003-2004 Season

Juilliard String Quartet
October 19, 2003

Program
Mozart: Quartet No. 21 in D Major (“Prussian”) K.575
Haydn: Quartet No. 46 in F Minor, Op.55 No. 2, Hob.61
Dvorak: Quartet No. 11 in C Major, Op.61

Miami String Quartet
November 23, 2003

Program
Beethoven: String Quartet in F minor, Op.95 (“Serioso”)
Peteris Vasks: String Quartet No.3
Brahms: String Quartet in C minor, Op.51, no.1

Concertante (String Sextet)
January 25, 2004

Program
Martinu: Sextet for Strings (1932)
Mozart: Grande Sestetto Concertante in E-flat major, K.364
Brahms: Sextet for Strings in B-flat major, Op.18

St Petersburg String Quartet
February 29, 2004

Program
Zurab Nadarejshvili: String Quartet No.1 (1985)
Shostakovich: Quartet No.9 in E flat major, Op.117
Beethoven: Quartet No.7, Op.59, No.1

Guarneri String Quartet
March 28, 2004

Program
Arriaga: String Quartet No.2 in A Major
Kodaly: String Quartet No.2, Op.10
Schumann: String Quartet in A Major, Op.41, No.3

2002-2003 Season

Tokyo String Quartet
October 6, 2002

Program
Schubert: Quartet No. 10 in E-flat Major, D.87
Janacek: Quartet No. 1, “Kreutzer” (1923)
Smetana: Quartet No. 1 in E minor, “From My Life”

Orion String Quartet
November 24, 2002

Program
Haydn: Quartet in E-flat Major, Op.20, no.1
Prokofiev: Quartet no. 1 in B minor, Op.50 (1930)
Ravel: String Quartet in F Major (1902-03)

Assad Duo, guitars with Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, violin
February 2, 2003

Program
S. Assad: Gypsy Songs (7)
S. Assad: Fantasia on Dark Eyes
S. Assad: Andalucia
J.S. Bach: Sonata in E Major for Violin & Continuo, BWV.1016
A. Ginastera: Danzas argentinas
Chaplin: Medley (arr. by S. Assad)
Piazzolla: Four Argentinean Tangos (arr. by S. Assad)
Bartok: Rumanian Folk Dances (6) (arr. by S. Assad)

Miro Quartet
March 9, 2003

Program
Mozart: Quartet No. 17 in B-flat Major, K.458, “The Hunt”
Bartok: Quartet no. 5, Sz.102 (1934)
Debussy: Quartet in G minor, Op.10 (1893)

Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio
April 6, 2003

Program
Mozart: Trio in B-flat Major, K.502
Ravel: Trio in A minor (1914)
Brahms: Trio in B Major, Op.8

2001-2002 Season

Peabody Trio with Charles Neidich, clarinet
October 21, 2001

Program
Beethoven: “Archduke” Trio
Messiaen: Quartet for the End of Time

Chamber Orchestra Kremlin
November 11, 2001

Program
Schnittke: Suite in Ancient Style
Prokofiev: Visions fugitives
Reger: Lyric Andante
Strauss: Metamorphosen

Chatham Baroque (Ensemble with 2 violins, viola da gamba,theorbo[archlute])
January 27, 2002

Program
Santiago de Murcia (c.1730): Gaitas, Jàcaras, Jota
James Oswald (1711-1769): Sonata of Scots Tunes
Henry Purcell (1659-1695): Sonata in G minor
Francesco Geminiani (1687-1762): Sonata in D major
Bremner/David Young: Reel of Tulloch
René de Béarn, Marquis de Brassac (1730-1770): Suite “L’empire de l’amour”
Traditional: Set of Irish Jigs
Gaspar Sanz (c. 1669-1704): Canarios, Chaconas, Tarantela

Vienna Piano Trio
February 17, 2002

Program
Beethoven: Variations for Piano Trio, Op. 44
Rebecca Clarke: Piano Trio (1920)
Schubert: Piano Trio No. 2 in Eb Major, D.929

Artemis String Quartet
March 10, 2002

Program
Mozart/Bach: Introductions and Fugues
Kurtag: “Mikroludien” Op. 13 (1977-78)
Bartok: String Quartet No. 3, Op. 85 (1927)
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 14 in C sharp, Op. 131

Vermeer String Quartet
April 21, 2002

Program
Mozart: Quartet No. 15 in D minor, K421
Ligeti: Quartet No. 1 (“Metamorphoses nocturnes”) (1953-1954)
Beethoven: Quartet No. 8 in E minor, Op. 59, No. 2

2000-2001 Season

St.Petersburg String Quartet – with Ludmil Angelov, piano
September 24, 2000

Program
Glazunov – Novelettes (selections)
Brahms – Piano Quintet
Shostakovich – Piano Quintet

Clinton-Narboni Piano Duo, Percussionists and Winds
October 15, 2000

Program
Bartok – Sonata for 2 pianos & percussion
Tailleferre – Hommage a Rameau
Bowles – Concerto for 2 Pianos, Percussion, & Winds
Snyder – Portals

Ysaye String Quartet – with R. Pasquier, violin and J.C. Pennetier, piano
November 12, 2000

Program
Chausson – Concerto for violin, piano, & string quartet
Franck – Sonata for violin & piano
Fauré – Piano Quartet No.1 in c, Op.15

Prazak String Quartet
February 18, 2001

Program
Smetana – Quartet No.2 in D-minor
Janacek – Quartet No.2 (“Intimate Letters”)
Dvorák: Quartet in A flat Major, Op. 105

Auryn String Quartet
March 18, 2001

Program
Schumann – String Quartet No.2 in F major, Op.41
Britten – String Quartet No.3, Op.94, (1975)
Beethoven – String Quartet No.12 in E-flat minor, Op.127

Jerusalem Trio (piano trio)
April 1, 2001

Program
Ben-Haim – Variations on a Hebrew Theme
Dvorak – Trio No. 4 in E minor, Op. 90 “Dumky”
Shostakovich – Trio No. 2, Op. 67 (1944)

1999-2000 Season

Borodin String Quartet
November 21, 1999

Program
Brahms – Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 51
Schubert – Quartettsatz
Tchaikovsky – Quartet No. 2 in F major, Op. 22

Quartetto Beethoven di Roma
January 30, 2000

Program
Beethoven – Piano Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 16
Copland – Piano Quartet
Saint-Saens – Piano Quartet in B-flat major, Op. 41

Petersen String Quartet
February 20, 2000

Program
Beethoven – String Quartet in F-minor, Op. 95
Grieg – Quartet in F-major, Op. Post. (2 movements)
Bartok – Quartet No. 1, Op. 7

Eroica Trio
March 19, 2000

Program
Bach/Dudley – Chaconne, from Violin Partita No. 2 (BWV 1004)
Turina – Trio No. 1, Op. 35
Mendelssohn – Trio No. 1 in D minor

Emerson String Quartet
April 30, 2000

Program
Rihm – String Quartet No. 4
Shostakovich – String Quartet No. 15
Beethoven – String Quartet Op. 130 with Grosse Fugue, Op. 133

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