The Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center

Saturdays 7 - 8 p.m.
  • Hosted by Elliott Forrest and David Finckel

Recorded live in New York's Alice Tully Hall, The Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center features stellar performances with commentary by Elliott Forrest and CMS cellist and Artistic Director David Finckel. The Chamber Music Society resides at Lincoln Center—the largest performing arts complex in the world—alongside the New York Philharmonic, the Metropolitan Opera, the New York City Ballet, the Lincoln Theater and more. Through its concerts, music education programs, recordings, and broadcasts, the Society draws more people to chamber music than any other organization of its kind.

Borodin And Arensky

May 18, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Borodin: String Quartet No. 2 in D
Arensky: String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 35 (1 violin, 2 cellos)

Listen Saturday May 20 at 7 p.m.
 

Richard Strauss

May 11, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

R. Strauss: Piano Quartet in C minor, Op. 13
R. Strauss: Introductory Sextet from Capriccio

Listen Saturday May 13 at 7 p.m.

Dvorak And Enescu

May 4, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Dvorak: selections from Echo of Songs for String Quartet
Enescu: Octet for Strings, Op. 7

Listen Saturday May 6 at 7 p.m.

Appalachian Spring

Apr 27, 2017

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
From Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, Kentucky

Barber: Souvenirs for Piano 4-Hands, Op. 28
O'Connor: FC's Jig for Violin and Viola
Copland: Appalachian Spring Suite (original 13-instrument version)
Foster: selections from The Social Orchestra

Listen Saturday April 29 at 7 p.m.

 

Mozart & Korngold

Apr 20, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Mozart: Piano Trio in E, K. 542
Korngold: Piano Quintet in E, Op. 15

Listen Saturday April 22 at 7 p.m.

Dvorak And Chausson

Apr 13, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Dina Kuznetsova, soprano

Dvorak: Gypsy Songs, Op. 55 (selections)
Chausson: Concert for Violin, Piano and String Quartet, Op. 21

Listen Saturday April 15 at 7 p.m.

 

Contemporary Visions

Apr 6, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Xenakis: Rebonds for Percussion
John Adams: Road Movies for Violin and Piano
Mackey: Micro-Concerto for Percussion, Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano

Listen Saturday April 8 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Schubert: Rondo in A for Piano 4-hands, D. 951
Stucky: Allegretto quasi andantino (Schubert Dream) for Piano 4-hands
Brahms: Piano Trio No. 2 in C, Op. 87

Listen Saturday April 1 at 7 p.m.

Finnish Treasures

Mar 24, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Olli Mustonen: Nonet II for 4 Violins, 2 Violas, 2 Cellos and Bass
Sibelius: String Quartet in D minor, Op. 56 Intimate Voices

Listen Saturday March 25 at 7 p.m.

All Mozart

Mar 17, 2017

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Mozart: Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478
Mozart: Serenade for Wind Octet in C minor, K. 388

Listen Saturday March 18 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Francaix: String Trio
Stravinsky: L'Histoire du soldat: Suite for Clarinet, Violin and Piano
Francaix: Quintet for Flute, Violin, Viola, Cello and Harp
Stravinsky: Dumbarton Oaks Concerto

Listen Saturday March 11 at 7 p.m.

Dvorak

Mar 2, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Dvorak: Violin Sonatina in G, Op. 100
Dvorak: String Sextet in A, Op. 48

Listen Saturday March 4 at 7 p.m.

Scriabin And Taneyev

Feb 24, 2017

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Scriabin: Five Preludes for Piano, Op. 16
Taneyev: Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 30

Listen Saturday February 25 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Beethoven String Quartet No. 6 in B-flat, Op. 18, No. 6
Mendelssohn: Sextet for Piano, Violin, 2 Violas, Cello and Bass in D, Op. 110

Listen Saturday February 18 at 7 p.m.

Beethoven And Brahms

Feb 9, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Beethoven: Octet for Winds in E-flat, Op. 103
Brahms: Trio for Horn, Violin and Piano, Op. 40

Listen Saturday February 11 at 7 p.m.

American Visions

Feb 2, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Gottschalk: The Union
Ives: The Things Our Fathers Loved; Charlie Rutlage; The Indians; The Housatonic at Stockbridge; The Circus Band
Rzewski: Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues
Ellington: Clarinet Lament

Gershwin: An American in Paris, for 2 pianos

Listen Saturday February 4 at 7 p.m.

 

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Messiaen: Quartet for the End of Time

Listen Saturday January 28 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Britten: Suite for Violin and Piano, Op. 6
Mendelssohn: Piano Quartet in B minor, Op. 3

Listen Saturday January 21 at 7 p.m.

Transfigured Night

Jan 12, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Schubert: Duo Sonata for Violin and Piano in A, D. 574
Schoenberg: String Sextet Transfigured Night

Listen Saturday January 14 at 7 p.m.

Elegiac Rachmaninoff

Jan 6, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Tchaikovsky: Valse sentimentale for Cello and Piano, Op. 51, No. 6
Rachmaninoff: Elegiac Piano Trio No. 2 in D minor, Op. 9

Listen Saturday January 7 at 7 p.m.

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