Matthew Lipman
Matthew Lipman

Opening Night: Road to Romanticism

Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 7:30 PM at Alice Tully Hall
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Join the festivities as CMS makes its long-awaited return to the stage of Alice Tully Hall. The program highlights music's miraculous transformation from the classicism of early Beethoven to the unbounded romanticism of Schubert and Mendelssohn. This musical journey provides a welcoming return to the joys of live music and communal listening.


  • Beethoven Trio in C minor for Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 9, No. 3 (1797-98)
  • Hummel Quintet in E-flat for Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello, and Bass, Op. 87 (1802)
  • Schubert Rondo in A major for Piano, Four Hands, D. 951 (1828)
  • Mendelssohn Sextet in D major for Piano, Violin, Two Violas, Cello, and Bass, Op. 110 (1824)

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