Seattle Chamber Music Society

James Ehnes, Artistic Director

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2010 Summer Festival //

Day-by-Day
Full Program

Monday, July 5, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Béla Bartok
Sonata No. 2 for Violin and Piano
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Claude Debussy
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in G Major
Samuel Barber
Quartet for Strings, Op. 11
Johannes Brahms
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in B Major, Op. 8

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Sergei Rachmaninoff
Cinq Morceaux de fantaisie for Piano, Op. 3
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Robert Schumann
Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 1 in A minor, Op. 105
Felix Mendelssohn
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in D minor, Op. 49
Arnold Schoenberg
Verklärte Nacht (Transfigured Night) for String Sextet, Op. 4

Friday, July 9, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Felix Mendelssohn
Variations sérieuses for Piano, Op. 54
Claude Debussy
Estampes for Piano: No. 1, Pagodes
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Ludwig van Beethoven
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major, Op. 30, No. 1
Alexander Borodin
Quintet for Strings in F minor
Maurice Ravel
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in A minor

Monday, July 12, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Felix Mendelssohn
Variations sérieuses for Piano, Op. 54
Claude Debussy
Estampes for Piano: No. 1, Pagodes
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Ludwig van Beethoven
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major, Op. 30, No. 1
Alexander Borodin
Quintet for Strings in F minor
Maurice Ravel
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in A minor

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Frédéric Chopin
Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, Op. 65
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Zoltán Kodály
Duo for Violin and Cello, Op. 7
Antonín Dvorák
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in B-flat Major, Op. 21
Frank Martin
Quintet for Piano and Strings

Friday, July 16, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
CéĹ˝sar Franck
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Frank Bridge
Phantasie Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in C minor
Igor Stravinsky
Suite Italienne for Violin and Piano
Franz Schubert
Quintet for Strings in C Major, Op. 163, D. 956

Sunday, July 18, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Robert Schumann
Märchenbilder for Viola and Piano, Op. 113
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in B-flat Major, K. 502
Sergei Prokofiev
Quartet for Strings in F Major, Op. 92
Edward Lalo
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in A minor, Op. 26

Friday, July 23, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Sergei Rachmaninoff
"Daisies"
Sergei Rachmaninoff/Fritz Kreisler
"Liebesleid"
Sergei Rachmaninoff
Sonata in B-flat minor, Op. 36
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Franz Berwald
Grand Septet in B-flat Major for Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn
Ludwig van Beethoven
Sonata for Violin and Piano in C minor, Op. 30, No. 2
Robert Schumann
Quintet for Piano and Strings in E-flat Major, Op. 44

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Sergei Prokofiev
Sonata for Two Violins in C Major, Op. 56
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Robert Schumann
Fantasy Pieces for Cello and Piano, Op. 73
Felix Mendelssohn
Quartet for Strings in E-flat Major, Op. 12
Johannes Brahms
Quartet for Piano and Strings in G minor, Op. 25

Monday, July 26, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Introduction to the World Premiere performance of Gerard Schwarz
Trio for Violin, Horn and Piano
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Georges Bizet
Jeux d'infants for Piano, Four Hands, Op. 22
Gerard Schwarz
Trio for Violin, Horn and Piano
Piotr I. Tchaikovsky
"Souvenir de Florence" for String Sextet in D minor, Op. 70

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Major, K. 379
Bedrich Smetana
Aus der Heimat (From My Native Land)
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Antonín Dvorák
Terzetto for Two Violins and Viola in C Major, Op. 74
Samuel Barber
Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op. 6
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Andante and Variations for Piano, Four Hands in G Major, K 501
Johannes Brahms
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in C Major, Op. 87

Friday, July 30, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Frédéric Chopin
Three Waltzes, Op. 64
Frédéric Chopin
Fantasie-Impromptu in C-sharp minor, Op. 66
Frédéric Chopin
Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise, Op. 22
Concert
8:00 pm
Benaroya Hall / Nordstrom Recital Hall
Carl Maria von Weber
Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in B-flat Major, Op. 34
Witold Lutowslawski
Partita for Violin and Piano
Antonín Dvorák
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in F minor, Op. 65

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
The Overlake School / Fulton Performance Hall
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sonata in E-flat Major, K. 282
Frédéric Chopin
Ballade No. 3 in A-flat Major, Op. 47
Concert
8:00 pm
The Overlake School / Fulton Performance Hall
Edward Elgar
Sonata for Violin and Piano in E minor, Op. 82
Dmitri Shostakovich
Quartet for Strings in C minor, Op. 110
Ludwig van Beethoven
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in B-flat Major, Op. 97 "Archduke"

Friday, August 6, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
The Overlake School / Fulton Performance Hall
Camille Saint-Saens
Sonata for Violin and Piano in D minor, Op. 75
Concert
8:00 pm
The Overlake School / Fulton Performance Hall
Franz Schubert
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major, D 574/Op. 162
Dmitri Kabalevsky
Quartet for Strings in G minor, Op. 44
Piotr I. Tchaikovsky
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in A minor, Op. 50

Monday, August 9, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
The Overlake School / Fulton Performance Hall
Felix Mendelssohn
Sonata for Cello and Piano in D Major, Op. 58
Concert
8:00 pm
The Overlake School / Fulton Performance Hall
Joaquín Turina
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in B minor, Op. 76
Ludwig van Beethoven
Quartet for Strings in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3 "Razumovsky"
Josef Suk
Quintet for Piano and Strings in G minor, Op. 8

Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
The Overlake School / Fulton Performance Hall
Claude Debussy
Petite Suite for Piano, Four Hands
Felix Mendelssohn
Andante and Variations for Piano, Four Hands in B-flat Major, Op. 83a
Concert
8:00 pm
The Overlake School / Fulton Performance Hall
Zoltán Kodály
Serenade for Two Violins and Viola, Op. 12
Johannes Brahms
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in C minor, Op. 101
Antonín Dvorák
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in E minor, Op. 90 "Dumky"

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Family Concert
7:00 pm
The Overlake School / Fulton Performance Hall
Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant
with Children's Poet Laureate Jack Prelutsky
A 45-minute program especially suited for children ages 5-10 and their parents and grandparents. Explore the musical language of poetry with Children's Poet Laureate Jack Prelutsky as he reads Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant, a collection of whimsical verses, along with a few other surprises. Enjoy the chamber music accompaniment of composer Lucas Richman, whose works written specifically for children have been featured in young people's concerts across the country. *Free hotdogs and lemonade on the lawn at 6 PM!

Friday, August 13, 2010

Recital
7:00 pm
The Overlake School / Fulton Performance Hall
Frank Bridge
Lament for Two Violas
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Variations on "Ah, Vous dirai-je maman" in C Major, K. 265 (arranged for Violin and Viola by Texu Kim)
George Frideric Handel-Johan Halvorsen
Passacaglia for Violin and Viola in G minor
Concert
8:00 pm
The Overlake School / Fulton Performance Hall
Johannes Brahms
Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Major, Op 78
Anton Arensky
Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in D minor, Op. 32
Antonín Dvorák
Quintet for Piano and Strings in A Major, Op. 81