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April 23, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Marvelous string players dig into the 6th Quartet of Mendelssohn, and a string Serenade by the gifted Czech conductor and composer Ernst von Dohnányi.
April 16, 2014 at 8:00 pm
A hundred years after its premiere, Arnold Schoenberg’s Pierrot Lunaire continues to surprise in its boldly modern treatment of the antique art form, commedia dell’arte. Hear the work sung by Lucy Shelton with Lawrence Foster and friends. The program also promises a much-loved Dvořák Piano Quartet.
April 9, 2014 at 8:00 pm
International artists gather to play music by teacher to Rachmaninoff, Anton Arensky; also a two-cello serenade by Italian Romantic Alfredo Piatti; and American baritone Matthew Worth sings Mahler with conductor Lawrence Foster and friends in a chamber orchestra arrangement by Arnold Schoenberg.
July 3, 2013 at 8:00 pm
This week the Tokyo String Quartet and cellist Lynn Harrell join forces for the Schubert Quintet.
June 26, 2013 at 8:00 pm
This week’s show features Bach’s Piano Concerto No. 5 with pianist Inon Barnatan, Knussen’s Ophelia’s Last Dance, played by Kirill Gerstein, and Ravel’s String Quartet in F Major played by the Tokyo String Quartet.