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Concerts

This page lists all our concerts this season, so you can see the good we do throughout the world. Listings from previous seasons are at the bottom of this page.

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Appleton, Boston, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, Washington, D.C.

Thursday, October 3, 2019
Broadway Presbyterian Church, 114 Street and Broadway
Performers

Juilliard Quartet: Areta Zhulla and Ronald Copes, violins, Roger Tapping, viola, Astrid Schween, cello

Chamber Music Series at Broadway Presbyterian Church: Juilliard Quartet

Mozart “Hunt” Quartet in B flat Major, K458
Kurtág Six Moments Musicaux. Op. 44
Brahms Quartet in a minor, Op. 51#2

Concerts benefit Broadway Community

Sunday, October 20, 2019
New England Conservatory, Brown Hall
Performers

Eureka Ensemble, Kim Kashkashian, Geneva Lewis, Maria Loudenitch, Tanner Menees, Jing Peng, Andrew Samarasekara, Don Weilerstein, Vivian Weilerstein, Rachel Yi

Eureka Ensemble

Telemann–Concerto for 4 Violins in G major, TWV 40:201
Betty Olivero–“Neharót Neharót”
Luke Hsu–Partita for violin and piano
Telemann–Viola Concerto in G major, TWV 51:G9

The Eureka Ensemble opens our 10th season of Music for Food concerts in Boston! Join us for an evening of Telemann concerti, Betty Olivero’s musical testament on war and women’s voices, and the premier of Luke Hsu’s “Partita,” written specifically for Music for Food.

All concert donations will support The Women’s Lunch Place.
Suggested donation: $30+; $10+ (students)

Thursday, November 7, 2019
Broadway Presbyterian Church, 114th Street and Broadway
Performers

Laurie Smukler and Emily Daggett Smith, violin;
Hannah Burnett, viola;
Natasha Brofsky, cello
Kristina Bachrach, soprano
Qing Jiang, piano

Chamber Music Series at Broadway Presbyterian Church: Schumann, Schumann, and Mendelssohn

Clara Schumann Trio in g minor, Op. 17
Lieder of Robert and Clara Schumann
Mendelssohn Quartet in f minor, Op. 80

 

Concert benefits Broadway Community

Sunday, November 24, 2019
Field Concert Hall, Curtis Institute of Music
Performers

Jonathan Biss, Roberto Diaz, Kim Kashkashian, and Steven Tenenbaum, and students at the Curtis Institute of Music

A Celebration of the Viola

Bartok Duos and other chamber works with viola.

Sunday, December 8, 2019
American Philosophical Society
Performers

Peter Wiley, Cello;
David Shifrin, Clarinet;
Anna Polonsky, Piano

PCMS Trios for Clarinet, Cello, and Piano

Beethoven: Clarinet Trio in B-flat Major, Op. 11
Rota: Clarinet Trio
Poulenc: Trio [Arr.]
Brahms: Clarinet Trio in A Minor, Op. 114

The Philadelphia Chamber Music Society’s Anna Polonsky, David Shifrin, and Peter Wiley perform trios for clarinet, cello, and piano at the American Philosophical Society. From PCMS:

“The Society is pleased to present these three celebrated musicians in their inaugural season as a trio. Highlighting an outstanding program of works for clarinet trio is a rarely-performed piece by Italian composer Nino Rota. Widely known for scoring films such as The Godfather, Rota also wrote highly sophisticated, inventive chamber music as is evidenced in his richly melodic Clarinet Trio”

Sunday, December 15, 2019
New England Conservatory, Brown Hall
Performers

Phoenix Ensemble, Michael Block, Sandeep Das, Janny Joo

Phoenix

Bach–Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050
“Masters of Tradition”–music for cello and tabla
Bach–Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048

Our second concert of the season features the Phoenix chamber orchestra performing two Brandenburg Concerti and a cross-genre duo formed by Mike Block and Sandeep Das performing music for tabla (a pair of Indian drums used in Hindustani classical music) and cello (a bowed string instrument used in European classical music).

All concert donations will support The Women’s Lunch Place.
Suggested donation: $30+; $10+ (students)

Sunday, December 15, 2019
St Luke's Episcopal Church
Performers

Tempo Giusto Ensemble and Ji Won, Violin

Tempo Giusto Ensemble and Ji Won
Sunday, February 20, 2020
Lutheran Church of The Good Shepherd 7420 Fourth Avenue • Brooklyn, NY 11209
Performers

Arte Quartet: Harriet Langley and Amelia Dietrich violins, Emily Liu, viola, Matthew Chen, cello
Catherine Cho, viola
Natasha Brofsky, cello

Music for Food in Bay Ridge: Sextets

Program to include Brahms Sextet in G Major, Op.36

Concert benefits Reaching Out Community Services

Monday, February 2, 2020
College of Physicians, Philadelphia, PA
Performers

Marcy Rosen, Daniel Matsukawa, and students at the Curtis Institute of Music

Music for Winds and Strings

Rasmussen Wind quintet and Beethoven Septet for Winds and Strings

Thursday, February 20, 2020
Broadway Presbyterian Church, 114 Street and Broadway
Performers

Kristin Lee, violin;
Roger Tapping, viola;
Natasha Brofsky and Julia Lichten, cello;
Marija Stroke, piano

Chamber Music Series at Broadway Presbyterian Church: Beethoven, Ysaye, and Dvorak

Beethoven Violin Sonata TBA
Ysaye String Trio
Dvorak Piano Quintet in A Major, Op.81

Concert benefits Broadway Community

Sunday, March 1, 2020
New England Conservatory, Brown Hall
Performers

Palaver Strings, Triple Helix, Soovin Kim, Ayano Nimomiya

Palaver Strings and Triple Helix

Vivaldi–Four Seasons: “Winter”
Arno Babadganian–Piano Trio
Bright Sheng–Piano Trio
Vivalidi–Four Seasons: “Spring”

Beginning in winter and ending in spring, our March 1st concert presents two piano trios from Armenia and China, respectively, nestled between two of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons

All concert donations will support The Women’s Lunch Place.
Suggested donation: $30+; $10+ (students)

Sunday, April 19, 2020
New England Conservatory, Brown Hall
Performers

New England Conservatory chamber orchestra, Calvin Chin Martial Arts Academy, Robert Levin, Shuishan Yu

NEC, Tai-Chi, and Robert Levin

Mozart–Piano Concerti
Tai-Chi traditional exhibition performance
Selected Songs from China

Our season 10 finale presents a pair of Mozart Piano Concerti with Robert Levin and New England Conservatory musicians, a Tai-Chi performance,  and a selection of folk songs from China played on Guqin (a plucked string-instrument used in Chinese classical music).

All concert donations will support The Women’s Lunch Place.
Suggested donation: $30+; $10+ (students)

Saturday, April 25, 2020
Broadway Presbyterian Church, 114 Street and Broadway
Performers

Mimosa Ensemble
Romie de Guise Langlois, clarinet

Chamber Music Series at Broadway Presbyterian Church: Mimosa Ensemble and Romie de Guise Langlois

Copland Clarinet Concerto, Mahler Adagietto, and Dvorak Serenade

Concert benefits Broadway Community

Thursday, May 7, 2020
Broadway Presbyterian Church, 114 Street and Broadway
Performers

Daniel Phillips, violin
Natasha Brofsky, cello
Jeffrey Swann, piano
Abeo Quartet: Ludvig Gudim and Njioma Grevious, violins, James Kang, viola, Drew Cone, cello

Chamber Music Series at Broadway Presbyterian Church: Late Beethoven and Early Debussy

Beethoven “Archduke” Trio, in B flat Major, Op.97
Debussy String Quartet in g minor, Op.10

Sunday, May 17, 2020
Lutheran Church of The Good Shepherd 7420 Fourth Avenue • Brooklyn, NY 11209
Performers

Students from the Juilliard School
Sposa Quartet: Todd Phillips and Catherine Cho, violins, Roger Tapping viola, Natasha Brofsky, cello

Music for Food in Bay Ridge: Quartets

Program TBA

Concert benefits Reaching Out Community Services

Previous Seasons


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