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.

Britten And Dvorak

19 hours ago

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Britten: Canticle II, Abraham and Isaac  (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 August 19 at 7 p.m.

 

American Music

Aug 10, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Bolcom: Graceful Ghost  (Escher Quartet)
Tsontakis: KnickKnacks  (Ida Kavafian, violin; Steven Tenenbom, viola)
Fine: Partita for Wind Quintet  (Ransom Wilson, flute; Stephen Taylor, oboe; Jose Franch-Ballester, clarinet; Peter Kolkay, bassoon; William Purvis, horn)
Pierre Jalbert: Piano Trio  (Gilles Vonsattel, piano; Susie Park, violin; Julie Albers, cello)

Listen Saturday August 11 at 7 p.m.

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Alessio Bax, Wu Qian, Juho Pohjonen and Orion Weiss, pianos

Arensky: Suite No. 2 for 2 Pianos, Op. 23 Silhouettes
Bartok: Miraculous Mandarin, Op. 19, arranged for piano 4-hands
Lutoslawski: Variations on a Theme of Paganini for 2 Pianos

Listen Saturday August 5 at 7 p.m.
 

Joachim's World

Jul 26, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Joachim: Romanze from Op. 2  (Daniel Hope, violin; Wu Han, piano)
Brahms: Scherzo from F-A-E Sonata  (Daniel Hope, violin; Wu Han, piano)
Joachim: Sostenuto and Andante Cantabile from Hebrew Melodies, Op. 9  (Paul Neubauer, viola; Wu Han, piano)
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat, Op. 44  (Wu Han, piano; Ani Kavafian and Arnaud Sussmann, violins; Paul Neubauer, viola; Nicolas Altstaedt, cello)

Listen Saturday July 29 at 7 p.m.

Shostakovich Quartets

Jul 20, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Jerusalem Quartet

Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 8, Op. 110
Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 12, Op. 133

Listen Saturday July 22 at 7 p.m.

All Mozart

Jul 13, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Mozart: Duo for Violin and Viola in G, K. 423  (Chad Hoopes, violin; Matthew Lipman, viola)
Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A, K. 581  (Jorg Widmann, clarinet; Amphion String Quartet)

Listen Saturday July 15 at 7 p.m.

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Turina: Piano Trio No. 1 in D, Op. 35
Ravel: Piano Trio in A minor

Listen Saturday July 8 at 8 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Ginastera: String Quartet No. 1, Op. 20
Ginastera: String Quartet No. 3, with Soprano, Op. 40

Listen Saturday July 1 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Haydn: String Quartet in G minor, Op. 20, No. 3  (Orion Quartet)
Schumann: Piano Trio No. 3 in G minor, Op. 110

Listen Saturday June 24 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Andre Caplet: Conte fantastique
Ravel: Gaspard de la nuit
Penderecki: String Trio

Listen Saturday June 17 at 7 p.m.
 

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Shostakovich: Piano Trio No. 1 in C minor, Op. 8
Brahms: Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25

Listen Saturday June 10 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Schubert: Auf dem Strom, D. 943  (Nicholas Phan, tenor; Radovan Vlatkovic, horn; Gloria Chien, piano)
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131  (Danish String Quartet)

Listen Saturday June 3 at 7 p.m.

All Bach

May 26, 2017

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 3 in D, BWV 1054
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G, BWV 1049
Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052

Listen Saturday May 27 at 7 p.m.

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

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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

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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.

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