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The Cellists of Lincoln Center

For the first time ever, cellists from the Chamber Music Society are joined by illustrious colleagues from The MET Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, and New York City Ballet for a once-in-a-lifetime concert featuring everyone’s favorite instrument — the cello.

Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy

Event Dates & Tickets

This event will take place at Alice Tully Hall. Please click here for more information on the venue.

April 21, 2013, 5:00 PM

Ticket Price: $68, $52, $35

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  • Tavener Threnos for Cello (1990)
  • Gabrieli "Canzon septimi toni a 8, C. 171" for Eight Cellos from Sacrae Symphony (1597)
  • Carter Figment No. 2—Remembering Mr. Ives for Cello (2001)
  • Tansman Two Movements for Four Cellos (1935)
  • Dutilleux Trois strophes sur le nom de Sacher for Cello (1976, 1982)
  • Pärt Fratres for Eight Cellos (1977, arr. 1983)
  • Casals Sardana for Eight Cellos (1927)
  • Barrière Sonata in G major for Two Cellos

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  • Stravinsky Tango for Four Cellos (1940)
  • Schickele Last Tango in Bayreuth for Four Cellos(1973)
  • Villa-Lobos Bachianas brasileiras No. 1 for Eight Cellos (1930)

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Event Length

2 hours