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2016/17 Season

Concert Archive

Past Seasons: 2015-2016

concert 1  |  echoes of celestial song

Saturday, October 10, 2015, 8 PM at First Church in Boston
Sunday, October 11, 2015, 4 PM at First Church in Boston

Camille Saint-Saëns, Sonata in D Major for oboe & piano, Op. 166
Igor Stravinsky, Duo Concertant for violin & piano
Elliott Carter, Sonata for flute, oboe, cello & harpsichord (1952)
Per Nørgård, The Well-Tempered Percussionist
Dmitri Shostakovich, Piano Quintet in g minor, Op. 57

concert 2  |  each to each impart

Saturday, November 7, 2015, 8 PM at First Church in Boston
Sunday, November 8, 2015, 4 PM at Goethe-Institut

Felix Mendelssohn, Sonata No. 2 in D Major for cello & piano, Op. 58
Steven Stucky, Partita Pastorale after J.S.B. for clarinet, string quartet & piano
Heitor Villa-Lobos, Bachianas Brasileiras No. 6 for flute & bassoon
Witold Lutoslawski Partita for violin & piano
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Piano Quartet No. 2 in E-Flat Major, K. 493

concert 3  |  The Brandenburgs

Saturday, December 5, 2015, 8 PM at First Church in BostonSunday, December 6, 2015, 4 PM at First Church in Boston

J. S. Bach, Complete Brandenburg Concertos, BWV 1046–1051

concert 4  |  here and there, in paths apart

Saturday, February 13, 2016, 8 PM at First Church in Boston
Sunday, February 14, 2016, 4 PM at Goethe-Institut

Robert Schumann, Drei Romanzen for oboe & piano, Op. 94
Onutė Narbutaitė, Winterserenade for flute, violin & viola
John Harbison, November 19, 1828: Hallucination in Four Episodes for piano quartet
Franz Schubert, Octet in F Major, D. 803, Op. Post. 166

Chameleon Up Close 1

Gary Gorczyca and Kelli O’Connor, clarinets & Vivian Choi, piano
Sunday, March 6, 2016, 4 PM at Goethe-Institut

Felix Mendelssohn, Konzertstück No. 2 for two clarinets & piano, Op. 114
Camille Saint-Saëns, Sonata in E-Flat Major, Op. 167
Francis Poulenc, Sonata for two clarinets
Gary Kulesha, Mysterium Coniunctionis for clarinet, bass clarinet & piano
Johannes Brahms, Sonata in E-Flat Major, Op. 120, No. 2

concert 5  |  a voice of love and twilight

Saturday, April 2, 2016, 8 PM at First Church in Boston
Sunday, April 3, 2016, 4 PM at First Church in Boston

Robert Kahn, Serenade in f minor for oboe, French horn & piano, Op. 73
Judith Shatin, Werther for flute, clarinet, violin, cello & piano
Jake Heggie, The Deepest Desire: Four Meditations on Love for soprano, flute & piano
Ralph Vaughan Williams, Romance for viola & piano
Johannes Brahms, Piano Quartet No. 3 in c minor, Op. 60

Chameleon Up Close 2

Kristin Lee, violin & Gloria Chien, piano
Sunday, April 17, 2016, 4 PM at Goethe-Institut

Claude Debussy, Sonata in g minor
Gyorgy Kurtag, Tre Pezzi, Op. 14e
Béla Bartók, Sonata No. 2, Sz. 76, BB 84
Ludwig van Beethoven, Sonata No. 9 in A Major, Op. 47 Kreutzer

concert 5  |  songs of earth and sky

Saturday, May 21, 2016, 8 PM at First Church in Boston
Sunday, May 22, 2016, 4 PM at Goethe-Institut

Ernest Bloch, Baal Shem, Three Pictures of Chassidic Life for violin & piano
Elena Firsova, Meditation in a Japanese Garden for flute, viola & piano
Olivier Messiaen, Chants de terre et de ciel for soprano & piano
David Ludwig, Haiku Catharsis for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano & percussion
Camille Saint-Saëns, Piano Trio No. 2 in e minor, Op. 92

Family Concert: Magical Melodies and Music of Life

Saturday, June 4, 2016, 2 PM at Weld Hall, Hyde Park Branch Library

Ludwig van Beethoven, Scherzo from String Trio Op. 9, No. 3
Zoltan Kodaly, Intermezzo for string trio
Sandor Veress, Allegro giocoso from Sonatina for oboe, clarinet & bassoon
Gernot Wolfgang, Uncle Bebop from Three Short Stories for viola & bassoon
Matthias Schmitt, selection from Ghanaia for solo marimba 
Libby Larsen selection from Corker for clarinet & percussion
Roberto Sierra, Interludio nocturne (Tree Frog) from 5 Bocetos for solo clarinet
Darius Milhaud, Pastorale for oboe, clarinet & bassoon
Manuel de Falla, Nana (Lullaby) from Siete Canciones arranged for violin & marimba
Hilary Tann, selection from The Walls of Morlais Castle for oboe, viola & cello
Hans Spencer, New Work for violin, viola, cello, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, percussion & kids

Bach & Sons

Sunday, June 18, 2016, 5 PM at Rockport Chamber Music Festival

Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, Sinfonia in d minor, F. 65, “Adagio and Fugue” for flutes, strings & continuo
Johann Christian Bach, Quintet in F Major for oboe, violin, viola, cello & keyboard, Op. 22, No. 2
Johann Sebastian Bach, Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Trio Sonata in c minor for 2 violins & continuo, H.579, Wq.161 “Sanguineus and Melancholicus”
Johann Sebastian Bach, Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G Major, BWV 1049

 

 

 
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