Welcome to Festival Chamber Music

Programs: 2011 - 2012 Season

All Concerts are held at Weill Hall (in Carnegie Hall). 154 West 57th Street

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 8pm

Franz Danzi (1763-1826) Quartet for Bassoon and Strings, Op. 40 #1
Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953) Sonata in C major, Op. 119 for Cello and Piano
Heinrich von Herzogenberg (1843-1900) Piano Quartet in B Flat Major, Op. 95

Katie Lansdale, Violin
Eriko Sato, Viola
Ruth Sommers, Cello
Frank Morelli, Bassoon
Mikhail Hallak, Piano

Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 8pm

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Serenade in D Major, Op. 8 for String Trio
Leo Brouwer (1939-) 3 Danzas Concertantes Guitar and Piano
Richard Strauss (1864-1949) Piano Quartet in C minor, Op.13

Theodore Arm, Violin/Viola
Calvin Wiersma, Violin/Viola
Ruth Sommers, Cello
David Oei, Piano
Oren Fader, Guitar

Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 8pm

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) Quartet in F major, K.370 for Oboe and Strings
Gabriela Lena Frank (1972-) Mititos: Duo for Violin and Piano (World Premiere)
Antonín Dvorák (1841-1904) Quartet in E Flat Major, Op. 87 for Piano and Strings

Eriko Sato, Violin/Viola
Calvin Wiersma, Violin/Viola
Ruth Sommers, Cello
James Austin Smith, Oboe
David Oei, Piano

Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 8pm

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Trio in G Major: Variations on Ich bin der Schneider Kakadu
Zoltan Kodaly (1882-1967) Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) Trio in B Major, Op. 8

Joshua Kaye, Violin
Calvin Wiersma, Violin
Ruth Sommers, Cello
Mikhail Hallak, Piano

Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 8pm

Ferdinand Ries (1784-1838) Trio in B flat Major, Op. 28 for Clarinet, Cello & Piano
Jean Françaix (1912-1997) Sonatine for Trumpet and Piano
John Hartmann (1830-1897) Fantasia Brilliante on Rule Britannia for Trumpet and Piano
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Piano Trio in B Flat Major, Op. 97, Archduke

Katie Lansdale, Violin
Ruth Sommers, Cello
Charles Neidich, Clarinet
Nathan Botts, Trumpet
Yuri Funahashi, Piano

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