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May 18, 2015

CMS to Make Debut Tour to China

Called “an exploding star in the musical firmament…” by The Wall Street Journal, the Chamber Music Society’s global reach continues this May with debut performances in China at the international Beijing Modern Music Festival on May 29, followed by a performance at the Shanghai Oriental Arts Center on May 31.

May 13, 2015

Final Program of the Season -  NY Premiere

Bringing the 2014-2015 season to a stunning close CMS presents the Emerson String Quartet, violist Paul Neubauer, and cellist Colin Carr in beloved classics of the repertoire by Mozart and Tchaikovsky, and the highly-anticipated New York premiere of Lowell Liebermann’s String Quartet No. 5, on Sunday, May 17 at 5:00 PM and Tuesday, May 19 at 7:30 PM.

May 13, 2015

NEA Awards $75,000 to CMS

In the second major grant announcement of fiscal year 2015, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) has awarded $75,000.00 to The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center to support its digital engagement initiatives.  

March 31, 2015

New CMS Two Quartets Announced

The Chamber Music Society is pleased to announce the appointment of two outstanding young ensembles, the Calidore String Quartet, and the Schumann Quartet, to its prestigious CMS Two program beginning with the 2016-2017 season.

March 24, 2015

CMS Congratulates CMS Two Artists

The Chamber Music Society is pleased to announce that four CMS Two Artists are among the five recipients of the prestigious Avery Fisher Career Grants.

February 26, 2015

Romantic Piano Quartets Tour & Recording

CMS presents a bold, lush program of Romantic Piano Quartets in Alice Tully Hall on March 1 and 3, and launches a 12-city tour of North America beginning February 28. 

February 09, 2015

CMS Two Artists Dominate 2015 Martin E. Segal Awards

Among this year’s recipients of the prestigious Martin E. Segal Award are three former CMS Two Artists, the Escher String Quartet, and pianists Inon Barnatan and Shai Wosner.

January 25, 2015

The CMS 52 Week Radio Series Expands Globally

The CMS 52 Week Radio Series now heard in forty-four states and internationally.

January 08, 2015

David Finckel and Wu Han’s Blog: CMS in Prague

Learn more about CMS' visit to Prague.

January 06, 2015

CMS launches coast to coast tour in January

The Chamber Music Society begins the New Year with Beethoven, Kodály, and Dvořák on Sunday, January 11, at 5:00 PM in Alice Tully Hall. This performance marks the first of eleven as CMS resumes its extensive North American touring itinerary with numerous appearances throughout the month.