Fifth summer returning to beautiful Abiquiu, New Mexico, joining friends from Trio Ariba in two warhorses by Shostakovich and Ravel, and a beautiful work by American composer Ruth Lomon.
Matthew AUCOIN: Finery Forge, for two pianos (2017)
John ADAMS: Hallelujah Junction, for two pianos
Two-piano concert with composer-pianist Matt Aucoin as part of the American Modern Opera Company's weeklong residency at the American Repertory Theater.
Arnold SCHOENBERG: Ode to Napoleon for string quartet, piano, and narrator
Dimitri SHOSTAKOVICH: Piano Quintet in G minor, opus 57
Sunday Chatter presents weekly chamber music programs that weave together standard and contemporary repertoire. A 'service' of sorts, the proceedings are rounded out by readings, community gathering, and a celebration of silence.
Ludwig van BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 4 in A minor, opus 23 for Violin and Piano
Johannes BRAHMS: Sonata No. 2 in A major for Violin and Piano, opus 100
Stephen HARTKE: Netsuke, Six Miniatures for Violin and Piano
Maurice RAVEL: Sonata for Violin and Piano in G major
Joining forces with the spectacular violinist Augustin Hadelich in a program spanning Brahms and Beethoven through Ravel and a new work for violin and piano by Stephen Hartke.
Matthew AUCOIN: Piano Concerto (2016)
Conductor Gil Rose leads the Boston Modern Orchestra Project in the East Coast Premiere of Matthew Aucoin's Piano Concerto. Also included on the program are works by William Schuman, David Sanford (with cellist Matt Haimovitz), and John Harbison.
Karlheinz STOCKHAUSEN: Klavierstucke X
Morton FELDMAN: Triadic Memories (accompanied by visual synthesizer)
With visual synthesis by Elliot Cole, Morton Feldman's Triadic Memories explores recollection and memory through sound, accompanied by a beguiling series of slowly-evolving images coordinated with the music in realtime.
Morton FELDMAN: Triadic Memories for solo piano
David FULMER: Tracing Scarlet in the Shimmering (world premiere)
David FULMER: Sheathed in the Crush of the Sea (world premiere)
Morton Feldman’s Triadic Memories (1981) and a world premiere in two movements by David Fulmer—Tracing Scarlet in the Shimmering and Sheathed in the Crush of the Sea—inspired by Helen Frankenthaler’s painting Tethys.
Gustav MAHLER: Piano Quartet in A minor
Alban BERG: "Nachtigall" and "Schliesse mir die Augen beide" (texts by Theodor Storm)
Arnold SCHOENBERG: "Der genügsmer Liebhaber" from Cabaret Songs
Arnold SCHOENBERG: Ode to Napoleon, opus 41
Richard STRAUSS: Songs ("Traum durch die Dämmerung", "Zueignung", "Morgen")
Richard STRAUSS: Metamorphosen (septet version)
Chamber music and songs by Arnold Schoenberg (Ode to Napoleon and Cabaret Songs) and Richard Strauss
Nikolaj KAPUSTIN: Piano Quintet, opus 89
Dmitri SHOSTAKOVICH: Seven Romances on Poems by Aleksandr Blok, opus 127
Sergei PROKOFIEV: Romeo and Juliet Suite, opus 64, arr. Borisovsky for viola and piano
Pyotr Ilyich TCHIAKOVSKY: String Sextet in D minor, opus 70 “Souvenir de Florence”
Chamber music by Sergei Prokofiev and Dimitri Shostakovich (Seven Romances on poems by Blok)