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  • Hosted by Elliott Forrest

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
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The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center is proud to announce details of its 2018-2019 radio series season. The 52 one-hour programs, hosted by Elliott Forrest, feature live recorded performances by leading chamber music players from around the world. Programs feature enlightening commentary from CMS Co-Artistic Director David Finckel, and the performers. The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS) is one of eleven constituents of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, the largest performing arts complex in the world. Along with other constituents such as the New York Philharmonic, New York City Ballet, Lincoln Center Theater, and The Metropolitan Opera, the Chamber Music Society has its home at Lincoln Center, in Alice Tully Hall. Through its performance, education, and recording/broadcast activities, it draws more people to chamber music than any other organization of its kind. CMS presents annual series of concerts and educational events for listeners ranging from connoisseurs to chamber music newcomers of all ages. Performing repertoire from over three centuries, and numerous premieres by living composers, CMS offers programs curated to provide listeners a comprehensive perspective on the art of chamber music.

March 1: 

  • BARBER:  Souvenirs for Piano, Four Hands
  • O’CONNOR:  FC’s Jig for Violin and Viola
  • COPLAND:  Appalachian Spring Suite for Ensemble
  • FOSTER:  Selections from The Social Orchestra for Ensemble

March 8: 

  • KREISLER:  Viennese Rhapsodic Fantasietta for Violin and Piano
  • BARTOK:  Contrasts for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano
  • RACHMANINOV:  Suite No. 2 in c for Two Pianos

March 15: 

  • BEETHOVEN:  Quartet in B-Flat for Strings
  • MENDELSSOHN:  Sextet in D for Piano, Violas, Two Violas, Cello, and Bass

March 22: 

  • SHOSTAKOVICH:  Quartet NO. 8 n c for Strings; Quartet No. 12 in D-Flat for Strings

March 29: 

  • BOTTESINI:  Grand duo Concertante for Violin, Double Bass, and Piano
  • VIVALDI:  Concerto in a for Bassoon, Strings, and Continuo
  • DEBUSSY:  Primiere rapsodie for Clarinet and Piano
  • LISZT:  Grand duo Concertant sur la Romance de ’Le Marin’ for Violin and Piano