BOSTON-AREA CONCERTS | 2020-2021

Kim Kashkashian, Artistic Director
Friday Morning Music
Every Friday at 12PM EST
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Performers

A weekly series of videos released every Friday at 12:00PM EST. Each video features MFF Artists and friends from all over the world. Subscribe to our YouTube channel so you don’t miss a video!

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2020 - 2021 Season
Music for Food Summer Online Concert 2
Friday, July 17, 2020 . 7:00pm EDT
View on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xiMAdvAftK8
Performers

Paul Biss, Michael Casimir, Central Conservatory of Music: Pipa Ensemble, Nick Cords, Beth Guterman Chu, Jonathan Chu, Miriam Fried, Ian Krause, Laurence Lesser, Ben Lim, Haesun Paik, Anoush Pogossian, Cara Pogossian, Eddy Pogossian, Movses Pogossian, Varty Pogossian, Larry Tyrell, Don Weilerstein, Vivian Weilerstein

Music for Food is proud to announce a second online concert to be released July 17th at 7pm. We are elated to offer you more beautiful music, sharing in an evening of community to help withstand these troubling times. Featuring both seasoned MFF friends and debut performances, we look forward to enjoying these performances with you.
All proceeds will go to the benefit of four food pantries honoring our performers: St Louis, Los Angeles, Brooklyn, and Portland, Oregon.
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Boston Core Concert #1 - Ravel
October 25, 2020
Boston
Performers

Kim Kashkashian, viola
Robert Levin, piano

Merz trio:
Lee Dionne, piano
Brigid Coleridge, violin
Julia Yang, cello

Maurice Ravel; Songs

Cinq Mélodies Populaires Grecques

     Chanson de la mariée

     Là – bas, vers l’église

     Quel galant m’est comparable

     Chanson des cueilleuses de lentisques

     Tout gai !

Deux Mélodies Hébraïques

     Kaddisch

     L’ Enigme Eternelle

Tripatos

 

Maurice Ravel: Piano trio in a minor
Modéré
Pantoum (Assez vif)
Passacaille: Trés large
Final: Animé

All proceeds will go to our rotating chapter of the month, Cleveland, benefitting the Greater Cleveland Food Bank.
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Boston Core Concert #2
29 November 2020
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Performers

Ari Isaacman-Beck, violin
Gwen Krosnick, cello

Parker Quartet featuring Kim Kashkashian:
Daniel Chong, Ken Hamao, violin
Kim Kashkashian, Jessica Bodner, viola
Kee-Hyun Kim, cello

Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson (1932 — 2004): Walkin’ All Over God’s City Called Heaven (1996) from Afro American Spiritual Duos for Violin and Violoncello

J.S. Bach (1685 — 1750): Two Canons from Die Kunst der Fuge, BWV 1080 17. Canon alla Duodecima in Contrapunto alla Quinta 14a. Canon in Hypodiatesseron al roverscio e per augmentationem, perpetuus

Mozart: Viola Quintet in C Major, K. 515

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Lluís Claret Birthday Celebration Concert
14 March 2021
MFF YouTube
Performers

Eunghee Cho, cello
Lluís Claret, cello
Daniel Claret, cello
Russell Houston, cello
Claire Kim, cello
Anna Mora, cello
Jasmine Pai, cello

GRUPCELLO.CAT (directed by Anna Mora)

Adagio Cantabile L.v.Beethoven
(from the Trio Op.87, for two oboes and english horn)

Lament i Divertiment, for 3 cellos, Op.113 Salvador Brotons (2009)
(Dedicated to the group)

Dido’s Lament transcription by Eunghee Cho 4.5 minutes
Henry Purcell

Espana
Emmanuel Chabrier, transcription by Blaise Déjardin, 6.5 minutes

Pastorale (from a piece for organ)
J.S. Bach

Kol Nidrei, Adagio on Hebrew Melodies, Op.47
Max Bruch
(Transc. for cello ensemble Günter Ribke)

Suite for 12 Cellos (written for L.Claret)
Juli Sandaran (1984)
-Balada
-Allegro
-Cançó de bressol (Lullaby)
-Sardana (Catalonia’s national dance)

MFF’s Boston 3rd core concert in celebration of renowned cellist Lluís Claret’s 70th birthday. All donations will go to the Women’s Lunch Place.

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Boston Core Concert #4 - Mozart
16 May 2021
Online
Performers

Joshua Halpern, cello
Maria Ioudenitch violin
Kim Kashkashian, viola
Laurence Lesser, cello
Robert Levin, piano
Geneva Lewis, violin
Kyumin Park, violin
Donald Weilerstein, violin
Zhanbo Zheng, viola

Mozart Piano Trio K.502:
-Allegro
-Larghetto
-Allegretto

Mozart String Quartet K.387:
-Allegro vivace assai
-Menuetto
-Andante cantabile
-Molto allegro

Mozart String Quintet K.516:
-Allegro
-Menuetto: Allegretto
-Adagio ma non troppo
-Adagio – Allegro

The fourth concert in our Season 11 Boston series. All proceeds will be split between pantries representing our Appleton and Washington D.C. chapters:
St. Joe’s Food Program and Martha’s Table.
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Friday Morning Music
Every Friday at 12PM EST
MFF's YouTube Channel
Performers

A weekly series of videos released every Friday at 12:00PM EST. Each video features MFF Artists and friends from all over the world. Subscribe to our YouTube channel so you don’t miss a video!

YouTube Channel