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.

Ives And Hindemith

Oct 11, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Ives: String Quartet No. 1 From the Salvation Army
Hindemith: Quartet for Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano

Listen Saturday October 13 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Mozart: Serenade for Winds in E-flat, K. 375
Beethoven: Quintet for Piano and Winds in E-flat, Op. 16

Listen Saturday October 6 at 7 p.m.

R. Strauss And Brahms

Sep 27, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

R. Strauss: Violin Sonata in E-flat, Op. 18
Brahms: Liebesleider Waltzes, Op. 52

Listen Saturday September 29 at 7 p.m.

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Jongen: 2 Pieces for Flute, Cello and Harp, Op. 80
Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello
Roussel: Serenade for Flute, Harp and String Trio, Op. 30

Listen Saturday September 22 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op. 34
Frederic Rzewski: Winsboro Cotton Mill Blues, from North American Ballads
Dvorak: Piano Quintet in A, Op. 81

Listen Saturday September 15 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Vivaldi: Chamber Concerto in G minor, RV 103
Mozart: Duo for Violin and Viola No. 2 in B-flat, K. 424
Beethoven: String Trio in G, Op. 9, No. 1

Listen Saturday September 8 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Mozart: Adagio in B minor, K. 540  (Jeffrey Kahane, piano)
Brahms: Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano  (Anthony McGill, clarinet; Alisa Weilerstein, cello; Inon Barnatan, piano)
Janacek: Sextet for Winds Mladi (Youth)  (Sooyun Kim, flute; Stephen Taylor, oboe; Tommaso Lonquich, clarinet; Romie de Guise-Longlois, bass clarinet; David Jolley, horn; Peter Kolkay, bassoon)

Listen Saturday September 1 at 7 p.m. 

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Mark O'Connor: F.C.'s Jig
Tsontakis: Selected Knick-Knacks
Barber: Souvinirs
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

Listen Saturday August 25 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Zemlinsky: Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano, Op. 3  (David Shifrin, clarinet; Keith Robinson, cello; Wu Qian, piano)
Mendelssohn: Cello Sonata in D, Op. 58  (Paul Watkins, cello; Huw Watkins, piano)

Listen Saturday August 18 at 7 p.m.

Ligeti And Brahms

Aug 9, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Ligeti: Trio for Violin, Horn and Piano Hommage a Brahms
Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 1 in G, Op. 78

Listen Saturday August 11 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Vaughan Williams: Songs of Travel  (John Moore, baritone; Gilbert Kalish, piano)
Bridge: Sextet for Strings in E flat

Listen Saturday August 4 at 7 p.m.

Britten And Dvorak

Jul 26, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Britten: Canticle II: Abraham and Isaac, Op. 51  (Daniel Taylor, countertenor; Anthony Griffey, tenor; Gloria Chien, piano)
Dvorak: Piano Trio in G minor, Op. 26  (Nicolas Dautricourt, violin; Nicolas Altstaedt, cello; Gloria Chien, piano)

Listen Saturday July 28 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Mendelssohn: String Quartet in F minor, Op. 80
Schumann: Piano Quartet in E-flat, Op. 47

Listen Saturday July 21 at 7 p.m.

Ravel And Vierne

Jul 14, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello
Louis Vierne: Piano Quintet, Op. 42

Listen Saturday July 14 at 7 p.m.

Haydn And Bloch

Jul 5, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Haydn: String Quartet in F, Op. 50, No. 5 The Dream
Bloch: Piano Quintet No. 1

Listen Saturday July 7 at 7 p.m.

Dvorak And Bartok

Jun 28, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Dvorak: Terzetto for 2 Violins and Viola in C, Op. 74
Bartok: 4 Songs
Bartok: Divertimento for Strings

Listen Saturday June 30 at 7 p.m.

Mendelssohn

Jun 21, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
All Mendelssohn:
Andante and Allegro Brillant for Piano 4-Hands, Op. 92
Concert Piece No. 2 for Clarinet, Basset Horn and Piano, Op. 114
String Quintet in B-flat, Op. 87

Listen Saturday June 23 at 7 p.m.

Kodaly And Suk

Jun 14, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Kodaly: Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7
Suk: Piano Quartet in A minor, Op. 1

Listen Saturday June 16 at 7 p.m.

Beethoven And Brahms

Jun 8, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Beethoven: Variations for Piano Trio in E-flat, Op. 44
Brahms: Sextet No. 1 in B-flat, Op. 18

Listen Saturday June 9 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Jerusalem Quartet plays Shostakovich:
String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 122
String Quartet No. 2 in A, Op. 68

Listen Saturday June 2 at 7 p.m.

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