Seattle Chamber Music Society

James Ehnes, Artistic Director

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2012 Summer Festival //

July 2-29, 2012
Day-by-Day
Full Program

Monday, July 2, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
Marc-André Hamelin
Theme and Variations (Cathy's Variations)
Marc-André Hamelin
Variations on a Theme of Paganini
Concert
8:00 pm
Ludwig van Beethoven
Variations for Violin, Cello, and Piano in E-flat Major, Op. 44
Béla Bartók
Sonata No. 1 for Violin and Piano, Sz. 75
Johannes Brahms
Quintet for Piano and Strings in F minor, Op. 34

Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
Sergei Rachmaninov
Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, Op. 19
Concert
8:00 pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major, K. 305
Gabriel Fauré
Quartet No. 2 for Piano and Strings in G minor, Op. 45
Franz Schubert
Quintet for Piano and Strings in A Major, D. 667 "Trout"

Friday, July 6, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
George Frideric Handel/ John Halvorsen
Passacaglia for Violin and Cello in G minor
Claude Debussy
Sonata for Violin and Piano in G minor
Astor Piazzolla
"Spring" from Four Seasons
Concert
8:00 pm
Sergei Prokofiev
Sonata for Two Violins, Op. 56
César Franck
Sonata for Cello and Piano in A Major
Piotr Tchaikovsky
String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 11

Monday, July 9, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
Maurice Ravel
Gaspard de la nuit
Concert
8:00 pm
Felix Mendelssohn
Andante and Allegro Brillant for Piano Four Hands in A Major, Op. 92
Ludwig van Beethoven
Serenade for Flute, Violin and Viola in D Major, Op. 25
Manuel de Falla/ Maurice Maréchal
Suite populaire espagnole
Maurice Ravel
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in A minor

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
Johannes Brahms
Variations on a Theme by Paganini, Op. 35
Concert
8:00 pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Divertimento for Violin, Cello and Piano in B-flat Major, K. 254
Miniatures for Two Violins and Viola, Op. 75a
Béla Bartók
Seven Pieces from Mikrokosmos, Sz. 108 (1940)
Darius Milhaud
Scaramouche Suite for Two Pianos, Op. 165b
Felix Mendelssohn
Quartet No. 1 for Piano and Strings in C minor, Op. 1

Friday, July 13, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
Igor Stravinsky
Divertimento for Violin and Piano
Piotr Tchaikovsky
Valse-Scherzo, Op. 34
Concert
8:00 pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sonata for Two Pianos in D Major, K. 448
Claude Debussy
En blanc et noir for Two Pianos
Dmitri Shostakovich
Two Pieces for String Octet, Op. 11
Felix Mendelssohn
Octet for Strings in E-flat Major, Op. 20

Monday, July 16, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
Concert
8:00 pm
Frank Bridge
Phantasy for Piano and Strings in F-sharp minor
Selections from Cypresses for String Quartet, B. 152
Claude Debussy
Sonata in D minor for Cello and Piano
Sergei Rachmaninov
Symphonic Dances for Two Pianos, Op. 45

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
Gabriel Fauré
Ballade, Op. 19
Adam Neiman
Nocturne and Etude-Caprice
Concert
8:00 pm
Sergei Taneyev
String Quintet in G Major, Op. 14
John Adams
Hallelujah Junction for Two Pianos
Maurice Ravel
String Quartet in F Major

Friday, July 20, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
Gary Kulesha
Introduction to the World Premiere of Gary Kulesha's Quartet for Piano and Strings
Concert
8:00 pm
Claude Debussy
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in G Major
Gary Kulesha
Quartet for Piano and Strings
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in F minor, Op. 65

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
Joseph Haydn
Sonata for Piano in A major, Hob. XVI:30
Robert Schumann
Novelletten op. 21, No. 8
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sonata for Piano, Four Hands in D Major, K.381
Concert
8:00 pm
Franz Schubert
Rondo for Violin and Piano in B minor, D.895
Johannes Brahms
Sonata No. 1 for Cello and Piano in E minor, Op. 38
William Walton
Quartet for Piano and Strings

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Concert
7:00 pm
FREE CONCERT! Preceded by a musical instrument "petting zoo" at 5:30 PM.
Sextet for Strings in A Major, Op. 48
Piotr Tchaikovsky
Souvenir de Florence for String Sextet, Op. 70

Friday, July 27, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
Johannes Brahms
Sonata No. 2 for Clarinet and Piano in E-flat Major, Op. 120
Concert
8:00 pm
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Quartet for Oboe and Strings in F Major, K. 370
Felix Mendelssohn
Sonata No. 1 for Cello and Piano in B-flat Major, Op. 45
Erwin Schulhoff
Duo for Violin and Cello
Béla Bartók
Contrasts for Clarinet, Violin, and Piano Sz. 111

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Recital
7:00 pm
Johann Sebastian Bach
Partita No. 2 for Violin in D minor, BWV 1004
Concert
8:00 pm
Sergei Rachmaninov
Trio No. 1 for Violin, Cello and Piano in G minor "Elegiaque"
Ludwig van Beethoven
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in G Major, Op. 1 No. 2
Sergei Prokofiev
Trapeze (Complete Ballet)