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.

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.

From Light To Dark

Dec 30, 2016

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Hugo Wolf: Italian Serenade
Ernest Bloch: Three Nocturnes for Piano Trio
Chopin: Nocturnes in C minor, Op. 48, No. 1 and in E minor, Op. 72, No. 1
Chopin: Cello Sonata in G minor, Op. 65

Listen Saturday December 31 at 7 p.m.

All Ravel

Dec 16, 2016

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Ravel: Sheherazade
Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello
Ravel: La Valse, for 2 pianos

Listen Saturday December 17 at 7 p.m.
 

Hungarian Origins

Dec 8, 2016

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Ligeti: Six Bagatelles for Wind Quintet
Bartok: String Quartet No. 3
Dohnanyi: Serenade for String Trio, Op. 10
Bartok: Roumanian Folk Dances

Listen Saturday December 10 at 7 p.m.

Mozart & Britten

Dec 2, 2016

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Mozart (arr. anon.): Grande Sestetto Concertante (after the Sinfonia Concertante, K. 364)
Britten: Cello Sonata in C, Op. 65

Listen Saturday December 3 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Bach: Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 1, 5 and 3

Listen Saturday November 26 at 7 p.m.

Love Songs

Nov 20, 2016

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Berg: 7 Early Songs  (Michelle Areyzaga, soprano; Gilbert Kalish, piano)
Ullmann: Liederbuch des Hafis, Op. 30  (Kelly Markgraf, baritone; Wu Han, piano)
Brahms: Liebeslieder Waltzes, Op. 52  (Michelle Areyzaga, soprano; Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano; John Bellemer, tenor; Kelly Markgraf, baritone; Gilbert Kalish and Wu Han, piano)

Listen Saturday November 19 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Telemann: Don Quixote Suite
Vivaldi: Cello Sonata in A minor, RV 43
Bach: Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043

Listen Saturday November 12 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Schubert (arr. Kreisler): Ballet Music No. 2 from Rosamunde
Schubert: Erlkonig
Zemlinsky: String Quartet No. 2, Op. 15

Listen Saturday November 5 at 7 p.m.
 

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Shostakovich: Prelude and Scherzo for String Octet, Op. 11
Beethoven: Septet in E-flat, Op. 20

Listen Saturday October 29 at 8 p.m.

Haydn And Beethoven

Oct 21, 2016

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Haydn: Piano Trio in E minor, Hob. XV:12
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 10 in E-flat, Op. 74 Harp

Listen Saturday October 22 at 7 p.m.

Debussy And Franck

Oct 13, 2016

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Debussy: Petite Suite for piano 4-hands
Franck: Piano Quintet

Listen Saturday October 15 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Mahler: Piano Quartet in A minor
Bartok: Piano Quintet

Listen Saturday October 8 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Boccherini: Quintet for Guitar and Strings in D, G. 448
Mendelssohn: Octet for Strings, Op. 20

Listen Saturday October 1 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Mozart: Flute Quartet in D, K. 285  (Sooyun Kim, flute; Kristin Lee, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola; Andreas Brantelid, cello)
Beethoven: Violin Sonata in G, Op. 30, No. 3  (Ani Kavafian, violin; Anne-Marie McDermott, piano)
Haydn: Piano Trio in G, Hob. XV:25 Gypsy  (Gil Shaham, violin; David Finckel, cello; Wu Han, piano)'

Listen Saturday September 24 at 7 p.m.

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