National Radio Series 2019-20

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s 2019-2020 radio series season features 52 one hour programs drawn from live performances. The programs are hosted by Elliott Forrest, and include commentary from CMS Co-Artistic Director David Finckel and the performers. The CMS radio series is syndicated by the WFMT Radio Network, and reached over 8 million listeners over the course of its 2018-2019 broadcast season on more than sixty commercial and non-commercial stations across the U.S. Broadcasts, carried locally on WQXR-FM, can be heard Saturday evenings at 10:00 PM.

The thrilling theme music for the program is the final variation of Tchaikovsky’s Piano Trio in A minor, Op. 50, performed by violinist Da-Hong Seetoo and CMS Artistic Directors cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han. You can buy the recording for this particular performance from ArtistLed.com.

Programs are posted in the Watch & Listen section of the CMS website on the Wednesday following their original broadcast. Looking for our 2018-19 Radio Programs? Click here.

2019-20 Programs

1. Bold Voices

Mackey Micro-Concerto for Solo Percussion, Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello, and Piano
Ayano Kataoka, percussion; Sooyun Kim, flute; Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet; Sean Lee, violin; Mihai Marica, cello; Alessio Bax, piano

Korngold Quintet in E major for Piano, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello, Op. 15
Gilles Vonsattel, piano; Kristin Lee, Sean Lee, violin; Matthew Lipman, viola; David Requiro, cello

2. Beethoven & Schumann

Beethoven Quartet in F minor for Strings, Op. 95, “Serioso”
Danish String Quartet (Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen, Frederik Oland, violin; Asbjørn Norgaard, viola; Fredrik Sjolin, cello)

Schumann Trio No. 2 in F major for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 80
Juho Pohjonen, piano; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; David Finckel, cello

3. Duo to Quartet

Viotti Duo in G major for Two Violins, W 4.9
Ida Kavafian, Benjamin Beilman, violin

Brahms Quartet No. 1 in G minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 25
Wu Qian, piano; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Yura Lee, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello

4. 20th Century Masterpieces

Stravinsky L'Histoire du soldat (The Soldier's Tale), Trio Version for Clarinet, Violin, and Piano
Kristin Lee, violin; David Shifrin, clarinet; Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

Martinů Duo No. 1 for Violin and Viola, “Three Madrigals”
Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola

Schoenfield Trio for Clarinet, Violin, and Piano
Jose Franch-Ballester, clarinet; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Gloria Chien, piano

5. Balakirev and Beethoven

Balakirev Octet for Flute, Oboe, Horn, Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass, and Piano, Op. 3
Ransom Wilson, flute; James Austin Smith, oboe; David Jolley, horn; Sean Lee, violin; Mark Holloway, viola; Inbal Segev, cello; Xavier Foley, double bass; Michael Brown, piano

Beethoven Quartet in C-sharp minor for Strings, Op. 131
Schumann Quartet (Erik Schumann, Ken Schumann, violin; Liisa Randalu, viola; Mark Schumann, cello)

6. Miró Quartet: Ginastera

Ginastera Quartet No. 1 for Strings, Op. 20
Miró Quartet, String Quartet (Daniel Ching, William Fedkenheuer, violin, John Largess, viola, Joshua Gindele, cello)

Ginastera Quartet No . 3 for Strings with Soprano, Op. 40
Miró Quartet, String Quartet (Daniel Ching, William Fedkenheuer, violin, John Largess, viola, Joshua Gindele, cello), Kiera Duffy, soprano

7. Hungarian Flare

Kodály Serenade for Two Violins and Viola, Op. 12
Ida Kavafian, Alexi Kenney, violin; Yura Lee, viola

Brahms Quartet No. 3 in C minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 60
Wu Han, piano; Daniel Hope, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola; David Finckel, cello

8. Baroque Collection II

Telemann Suite in G major for Strings, TWV 55:10, “Don Quixote”
Daniel Phillips, Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Yura Lee, viola; Daniel McDonough, cello; David Grossman, double bass; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord

Vivaldi Sonata in A minor for Cello and Continuo, RV 43
Efe Baltacigil, cello solo; Dane Johansen, cello; Paul O’Dette, lute; John Gibbons, harpsichord

Bach Concerto in D minor for Two Violins, Strings, and Continuo, BWV 1043
Alexander Sitkovetsky, Daniel Hope, violin solo; Benny Kim, Danbi Um, Bella Hristova, Jessica Lee, violin; Hsin-Yun Huang, Mark Holloway, viola; Keith Robinson, Daniel McDonough, cello; Daniel Swenberg, theorbo; Anthony Manzo, double bass

9. Musical Delight

Beethoven Serenade in D major for Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 8
Francisco Fullana, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola; Mihai Marica, cello

Reicha Quintet in B-flat major for Clarinet, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello,
Op. 89
Tommaso Lonquich, clarinet, Erin Keefe, Ida Kavafian, violin; Yura Lee, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello

10. Czech Masters

Janáček Mladi, Suite for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, and Horn
Ransom Wilson, flute; James Austin Smith, oboe; Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet; Jose Franch-Ballester, bass clarinet; Bram van Sambeek, bassoon; Radovan Vlatkovic, horn

Dvořák Trio in E minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 90, “Dumky”
Menahem Pressler, piano; Daniel Hope, violin; David Finckel, cello

11. Russian Voices

Borodin Quartet No. 2 in D major for Strings
Borodin Quartet (Ruben Aharonian, Sergei Lomovsky, violin; Igor Naidin, viola; Vladimir Balshin, cello)

Shostakovich Quartet No. 13 in B-flat minor for Strings, Op. 138
Borodin Quartet (Ruben Aharonian, Sergei Lomovsky, violin; Igor Naidin, viola; Vladimir Balshin, cello)

12. French I

Ravel Menuet antique for Piano
Juho Pohjonen, piano

Debussy Quartet in G minor for Strings, Op. 10
Danish String Quartet (Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen, Frederik Oland, violin; Asbjørn Norgaard, viola; Fredrik Sjolin, cello)

Ravel Sonata for Violin and Piano
Benjamin Beilman, violin; Alessio Bax, piano

13. Chromatic Passages

Cheung All Roads for Piano, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello
Gilles Vonsattel, piano; Adam Barnett-Hart, Danbi Um, violin; Pierre Lapointe, viola; Brook Speltz, cello

Strauss Metamorphosen for Two Violins, Two Violas, Two Cellos, and Bass
Bella Hristova, Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Richard O'Neill, Mark Holloway, viola; Dmitri Atapine, David Requiro, cello; Xavier Foley, double bass

14. Great Favorites

Mozart Duo in G major for Violin and Viola, K. 423
Ida Kavafian, violin; Yura Lee, viola

Tchaikovsky Sextet for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Two Cellos, Op. 70, “Souvenir de Florence”
The Emerson String Quartet (Eugene Drucker, Philip Setzer, violin; Lawrence Dutten, viola; Paul Watkins, cello); Paul Neubauer, viola; Colin Carr, cello

15. Music of the Enlightenment I

Weber Quintet in B-flat major for Clarinet, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello,
Op. 34
Sebastian Manz, clarinet; Philip Setzer, Francisco Fullana, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola; Mihai Marica, cello

Mozart Concerto No. 12 in A major for Piano and String Quintet, K. 414
Juho Pohjonen, piano; Adam Barnett-Hart, Danbi Um, violin; Pierre Lapointe, viola; Brook Speltz, cello; Timothy Cobb, double bass

16. For Three

Paganini Terzetto concertante in D major for Viola, Guitar, and Cello
Benjamin Beilman, viola; Jason Vieaux, guitar; Dane Johansen, cello

Beethoven Serenade in D major for Flute, Violin, and Viola, Op. 25
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute; Ida Kavafian, violin; Daniel Phillips, viola

17. Romantic Sonorities

Myaskovsky Quartet No. 13 in A minor for Strings, Op. 86
Borodin Quartet (Ruben Aharonian, Sergei Lomovsky, violin; Igor Naidin, viola; Vladimir Balshin, cello)

Dohnányi Quintet No. 1 in C minor for Piano, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello,
Op. 1
Alessio Bax, piano; Ida Kavafian, Alexi Kenney, violin; Yura Lee, viola; Dmitri Atapine, cello

18. Bach

Bach Ricercar in Six Voices from Musical Offering, BWV 1079
Jupiter Quartet (Nelson Lee, Meg Freivogel, violin; Liz Freivogel, viola; Daniel McDonough, cello); Mark Holloway, viola; Andreas Brantelid, cello

Bach Fifteen Sinfonias for Violin, Viola, and Cello, BWV 787-801 (arr. Dmitry Sitkovetsky)
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin; Yura Lee, viola; Dane Johansen, cello

Bach Concerto in C minor for Oboe, Violin, Strings, and Continuo, BWV 1060R
Stephen Taylor, oboe; Erin Keefe, violin solo; Ani Kavafian, Sean Lee, violin; Mark Holloway, viola; Colin Carr, cello; Anthony Manzo, double bass; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord

19. Expressive Masterpieces

Mozart Quartet in G minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, K. 478
Wu Qian, piano; Erik Schumann, violin; Liisa Randalu, viola; Mark Schumann, cello

Shostakovich From Jewish Folk Poetry for Soprano, Alto, Tenor, and Piano, Op. 79
Mané Galoyan, soprano; Sara Couden, alto; Miles Mykkanen, tenor; Gilbert Kalish, piano

20. Mozart & Brahms

Mozart Quintet in D major for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Cello, K. 593
The Orion String Quartet (Daniel Phillips, Todd Phillips, violin; Steven Tenenbom, viola; Timothy Eddy, cello); Ida Kavafian, viola

Brahms Trio in C minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 101
Sitkovetsky Trio (Wu Qian, piano; Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin; Richard Harwood, cello)

21. Music of the Enlightenment II

Mozart Quartet in B-flat major for Strings, K. 589
Escher String Quartet (Adam Barnett-Hart, Danbi Um, violin; Pierre Lapointe, viola; Brook Speltz, cello)

Beethoven Sonata in G major for Violin and Piano, Op. 96
Bella Hristova, violin; Gilbert Kalish, piano

22. Americana

Barber Souvenirs for Piano, Four Hands, Op. 28
Gilles Vonsattel, Wu Han, piano

O’Connor FC's Jig for Violin and Viola
Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola

Copland Appalachian Spring Suite for Ensemble
Ensemble of CMS artists

Foster Selections from The Social Orchestra for Ensemble (arr O'Connor)
arranged by flutist Tara Helen O'Connor, performed by an ensemble of CMS artists

23. International Virtuosity

Kreisler Viennese Rhapsodic Fantasietta for Violin and Piano
Yura Lee, violin; Gilbert Kalish, piano

Bartók Contrasts for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano
Alexi Kenney, violin; Sebastian Manz, clarinet; Alessio Bax, piano

Rachmaninov Suite No. 2 in C minor for Two Pianos, Op. 17
Wu Qian, Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

24. Beethoven & Mendelssohn

Beethoven Quartet in B-flat major for Strings, Op. 18, No. 6
Jerusalem Quartet (Alexander Pavlovsky, Sergei Bresler, violin; Ori Kam, viola; Kyril Zlotnikov, cello)

Mendelssohn Sextet in D major for Piano, Violin, Two Violas, Cello, and Bass, Op. 110
Michael Brown, piano; Chad Hoopes, violin; Paul Neubauer, Matthew Lipman, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello; Joseph Conyers, double bass

25. Russian Masters

Shostakovich Quartet No. 8 in C minor for Strings, Op. 110
Jerusalem Quartet (Alexander Pavlovsky, Sergei Bresler, violin; Ori Kam, viola; Kyril Zlotnikov, cello)

Shostakovich Quartet No. 12 in D-flat major for Strings, Op. 133
Jerusalem Quartet (Alexander Pavlovsky, Sergei Bresler, violin; Ori Kam, viola; Kyril Zlotnikov, cello)

26. International Virtuosity II

Bottesini Gran duo concertante for Violin, Double Bass, and Piano
Paul Huang, violin; Xavier Foley, double bass; Orion Weiss, piano

Vivaldi Concerto in A minor for Bassoon, Strings, and Continuo, RV 49
Marc Goldberg, bassoon; Erin Keefe, Francisco Fullana, violin; Richard O'Neill, viola; Efe Baltacigil, cello; Xavier Foley, double bass; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord

Debussy Premiere rapsodie for Clarinet and Piano
Tommaso Lonquich, clarinet; Wu Qian, piano

Liszt Grand duo concertant sur la romance de ‘Le Marin' for Violin and Piano
Benjamin Beilman, violin; Gloria Chien, piano

27. Richard Strauss: Early and Late

Strauss Quartet in C minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 13
Wu Qian, piano; Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin; Yura Lee, viola; Gary Hoffman, cello

Strauss Sextet for Strings from Capriccio, Op. 85
Erin Keefe, Ani Kavafian, violin; Yura Lee, Matthew Lipman, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, David Finckel, cello

28. Transcendent Experiences

Corigliano Soliloquy for Clarinet and String Quartet
Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet; Arnaud Sussmann, Alexi Kenney, violin; Mark Holloway, viola; Dmitri Atapine, cello

Haydn Trio in A major for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Hob. XV:18
Wu Han, piano; Erik Schumann, violin; Mark Schumann, cello

Bach Cantata Ich habe genug, BWV 82
Ryan Speedo Green, bass-baritone; Daniel Phillips, Todd Phillips, violin; Steven Tenenbom, viola; Timothy Eddy, cello; Timothy Cobb, double bass; Paolo Bordignon, harpsichord; Stephen Taylor, oboe

29. Britten and Dvořák

Britten Canticle II: Abraham and Isaac for Countertenor, Tenor, and Piano, Op. 51
Daniel Taylor, countertenor; Anthony Griffey, tenor; Gloria Chien, piano

Dvořák Trio in G minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 26
Gloria Chien, piano; Nicolas Dautricourt, violin; Nicolas Altstaedt, cello

30. Music of the Enlightenment III

Ludwig Aria Fantasy for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello
Michael Brown, piano; Bella Hristova, violin; Richard O'Neill, viola; Mihai Marica, cello

Beethoven Variations on “Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen” from Die Zauberflöte for Cello and Piano, WoO 46
Keith Robinson, cello; Orion Weiss, piano

Mozart Quintet in E-flat major for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Cello, K. 614
Sean Lee, Alexi Kenney, violin; Yura Lee, Misha Amory, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello

31. Stories in Music- Descent into Night

Debussy Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun) for Ensemble
Daniel Phillips, Ida Kavafian, violin; Richard O'Neill, viola; Dane Johansen, cello; Kurt Muroki, contrabass; Sooyun Kim, flute; Stephen Taylor, oboe; Jose Franch-Ballester, clarinet; Anne-Marie McDermott, piano; Kenneth Cooper, harmonium; Mark Holloway, chinese cymbal

Ravel Chansons madécasses for Voice, Flute, Cello, and Piano
Tamara Mumford, mezzo-soprano; Ransom Wilson, flute; Fred Sherry, cello; André-Michel Schub, piano

Schoenberg Verklärte Nacht (Transfigured Night) for String Sextet, Op. 4
Jaime Laredo, Bella Hristova, violin; Paul Neubauer, Beth Guterman, viola; Sharon Robinson, Gary Hoffman, cello

32. Haydn, Glinka, and Mussorgsky

Haydn Trio in E-flat major for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Hob. XV:29
Gilbert Kalish, piano; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; David Finckel, cello

Glinka Trio pathétique in D minor for Clarinet, Bassoon, and Piano
David Shifrin, clarinet; Marc Goldberg, bassoon; Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

Mussorgsky Pesni i plyaski smerti (Songs and Dances of Death) for Voice and Piano
Nikolay Borchev, baritone; Wu Qian, piano

33. Britten and Mendelssohn

Britten Suite for Violin and Piano, Op. 6
Todd Phillips, violin; Gloria Chien, piano

Mendelssohn Quartet in B minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 3
Juho Pohjonen, piano; Erin Keefe, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola; Narek Hakhnazaryan, cello

34. Play!

Villa-Lobos Assobio A Játo (The Jet Whistle) for Flute and Cello
Sooyun Kim, flute; Mihai Marica, cello

Stravinsky Five Easy Pieces for Piano, Four Hands
Gilbert Kalish, Gilles Vonsattel, piano

Dvořák Quartet in E-flat major for Strings, Op. 51
Schumann Quartet (Erik Schumann, Ken Schumann, violin; Liisa Randalu, viola; Mark Schumann, cello)

35. Two Pianos, Four Hands

Arensky Silhouettes, Suite No. 2 for Two Pianos, Op. 23
Alessio Bax, Wu Qian, piano

Bartók The Miraculous Mandarin for Piano, Four Hands, Op. 19
Juho Pohjonen, Orion Weiss, piano

Lutoslawski Variations on a Theme by Paganini for Two Pianos
Wu Qian, Juho Pohjonen, piano

36. Vanguard Voices

Hindemith Two Duets for Violin and Clarinet
Philip Setzer, violin; Sebastian Manz, clarinet

Wuorinen Trio for Piano, Violin, and Cello
Michael Brown, piano; Bella Hristova, violin; Mihai Marica, cello

Prokofiev Sarcasms, Five Pieces for Piano, Op. 17
Juho Pohjonen, piano

Dean Seven Signals for Clarinet, Violin, Cello, and Piano
Tommaso Lonquich, clarinet; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Nicholas Canellakis, cello; Wu Qian, piano

37. Beethoven & Brahms

Beethoven Octet in E-flat major for Two Oboes, Two Clarinets, Two Bassoons, and Two Horns, Op. 103
Stephen Taylor, James Austin Smith, oboe; David Shifrin, Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet; Peter Kolkay, Marc Goldberg, bassoon; Julie Landsman, Kevin Rivard, horn

Brahms Trio in E-flat major for Horn, Violin, and Piano, Op. 40
Radovan Vlatković, horn; Paul Huang, violin; Juho Pohjonen, piano

38. Antiphonal Melodies

Norgard Quartet No. 10 for Strings, “Høsttidløs”
Escher String Quartet (Adam Barnett-Hart, Danbi Um, violin; Pierre Lapointe, viola; Brook Speltz, cello)

Mozart Quintet in G minor for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Cello, K. 516
Todd Phillips, Daniel Phillips, violin; Steven Tenenbom, Matthew Lipman, viola; Timothy Eddy, cello

39. Danish Quartet: Beethoven & Nielsen

Beethoven Quartet in F major for Strings, Op. 135
Danish String Quartet (Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen, Frederik Oland, violin; Asbjørn Norgaard, viola; Fredrik Sjolin, cello)

Nielsen Quartet No. 4 in F major for Strings, Op. 44
Danish String Quartet (Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen, Frederik Oland, violin; Asbjørn Norgaard, viola; Fredrik Sjolin, cello)

40. Baroque Celebration

Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
Ani Kavafian, Yura Lee, Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin; Matthew Lipman, Paul Neubauer, Daniel Phillips, viola; Mihai Marica, Timothy Eddy, Inbal Segev, cello; Anthony Manzo, double bass; Paolo Bordignon, harpsichord

Handel “Eternal Source of Light Divine” from Ode for the Birthday of Queen
Joélle Harvey, soprano; Brandon Ridenour, trumpet; Francisco Fullana, Erin Keefe, violin; Richard O'Neill, viola; Efe Baltacigil, cello; Xavier Foley, double bass; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord

Handel Armida abbandonata for Soprano, Two Violins, and Continuo, HWV 105
Joélle Harvey, soprano; Francisco Fullana, Kristin Lee, violin; Efe Baltacigil, cello; Xavier Foley, double bass; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord

Vivaldi Concerto in D major for Violin, Strings, and Continuo, RV 208, “Il Grosso Mogul”
Erin Keefe, violin solo; Francisco Fullana, Kristin Lee, violin; Richard O'Neill, viola; Efe Baltacigil, cello; Xavier Foley, double bass; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord

41. Hungarian Origins

Ligeti Six Bagatelles for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, and Horn
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute; Stephen Taylor, oboe; Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet; Peter Kolkay, bassoon; Radovan Vlatković, horn

Bartók Quartet No. 3 for Strings, BB 93
Jerusalem Quartet (Alexander Pavlovsky, Sergei Bresler, violin; Ori Kam, viola; Kyril Zlotnikov, cello)

Dohnányi Serenade in C major for Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 10
Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola; Paul Watkins, cello

Bartók Román népi táncok (Romanian Folk Dances) for Strings, BB 76
Daniel Hope, violin, leading an ensemble of CMS artists

42. Dvořák and Schnittke

Dvořák Drobnosti (Miniatures) for Two Violins and Viola, Op. 75a
Paul Watkins, cello; Alessio Bax, piano

Schnittke Homage to Igor Stravinsky, Sergei Prokofiev, and Dmitri Shostakovich for Piano, Six Hands
Wu Qian, Anne-Marie McDermott, Michael Brown, piano

Dvořák Sextet in A major for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Two Cellos, Op. 48
Daniel Phillips, Todd Phillips, violin; Steven Tenenbom, Matthew Lipman, viola; Timothy Eddy, Mihai Marica, cello

43. Russian Dances

Shostakovich Quartet No. 4 in D major for Strings, Op. 83
Jerusalem Quartet (Alexander Pavlovsky, Sergei Bresler, violin; Ori Kam, viola; Kyril Zlotnikov, cello)

Stravinsky Tango for Four Cellos
Nicolas Altstaedt, Dorothea Figueroa, Eileen Moon, Fred Sherry, cello

Prokofiev Quartet No. 2 in F major for Strings, Op. 92
Escher String Quartet (Adam Barnett-Hart, Danbi Um, violin; Pierre Lapointe, viola; Brook Speltz, cello)

44. Vienna

Schubert Sonata in A minor for Viola and Piano, D. 821, “Arpeggione”
Paul Neubauer, viola; Orion Weiss, piano

Beethoven Trio in E-flat major for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 1, No. 1
Wu Han, piano; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; David Requiro, cello

45. Fauré-Ysaÿe

Fauré Dolly Suite for Piano, Four Hands, Op. 56
Anne-Marie McDermott, Wu Han, piano

Ysaÿe Rêve d'enfant for Violin and Piano, Op. 14
Yura Lee, violin; Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

Fauré Quartet No. 2 in G minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 45
Wu Han, piano; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Yura Lee, viola; Paul Watkins, cello

46. Romantic Masters

Dvořák Quartet in G major for Strings, Op. 106
Emerson String Quartet (Philip Setzer, Eugene Drucker, violin; Lawrence Dutton, viola; Paul Watkins, cello)

Mendelssohn Trio No. 2 in C minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 66
Wu Han, piano; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; David Requiro, cello

47. Vivaldi – with The Four Seasons

Vivaldi Concerto in D minor for Two Oboes, Strings, and Continuo, RV 535
James Austin Smith, Stephen Taylor, oboe; Ian Swensen, Kristin Lee, violin; Richard O'Neill, viola; Timothy Eddy, cello; Stéphane Logerot, double bass; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord

Vivaldi Concerto in E major for Violin, Strings, and Continuo, RV 269, Op. 8, No. 1, “Spring” from The Four Seasons
Sean Lee soloing on violin, with Chamber Music Society musicians

Vivaldi Concerto in G minor for Violin, Strings, and Continuo, RV 315, Op. 8, No. 2, “Summer” from The Four Seasons
Ani Kavafian soloing on violin, with Chamber Music Society musicians

Vivaldi Concerto in F major for Violin, Strings, and Continuo, RV 293, Op. 8, No. 3, “Autumn” from The Four Seasons
Arnaud Sussmann soloing on violin, with Chamber Music Society musicians

Vivaldi Concerto in F minor for Violin, Strings, and Continuo, RV 297, Op. 8, No. 4, “Winter” from The Four Seasons
Ian Swensen soloing on violin, with Chamber Music Society musicians

48. Lyrical Voices

Rachmaninov Trio élégiaque in G minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello
Wu Han, piano; Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin; Nicholas Canellakis, cello

Brahms Sextet No. 2 in G major for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Two Cellos, Op. 36
Alexander Sitkovetsky, Paul Huang, violin; Matthew Lipman, Richard O'Neill, viola; Paul Watkins, Nicholas Tzavaras, cello

49. As Night Descends

Wolf Italian Serenade for String Quartet
Jupiter Quartet (Nelson Lee, Meg Freivogel, violin; Liz Freivogel, viola; Daniel McDonough, cello)

Bloch Three Nocturnes for Piano, Violin, and Cello
Alessio Bax, piano; Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin; Jakob Koranyi, cello

Chopin Nocturne No. 13 in C minor for Piano, Op. 48, No. 1
Inon Barnatan, piano

Chopin Nocturne No. 19 in E minor for Piano, Op. 72, No. 1
Inon Barnatan, piano

Chopin Sonata in G minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 65
Alisa Weilerstein, cello; Inon Barnatan, piano

50. Great Duos

Tchaikovsky Souvenir d'un lieu cher for Violin and Piano, Op. 42
Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin; Wu Han, piano

Schubert “Der Tod und das Mädchen” (Death and the Maiden) for Voice and Piano, D. 531
Nikolay Borchev, baritone; Wu Qian, piano

Bloch Suite hébraïque for Viola and Piano
Matthew Lipman, viola; Henry Kramer, piano

Prokofiev Sonata in C major for Two Violins, Op. 56
Arnaud Sussmann, Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin

51. Mozart & Dvořák

Mozart Serenade in C minor for Winds, K. 388
James Austin Smith, Stephen Taylor, oboe; Romie de Guise-Langlois, David Shifrin, clarinet; Peter Kolkay, Bram van Sambeek, bassoon; Jennifer Montone, Julie Landsman, horn

Dvořák Serenade in D minor for Winds, Cello, and Double Bass, Op. 44
Stephen Taylor, James Austin Smith, oboe; David Shifrin, Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet; Bram van Sambeek, Peter Kolkay, bassoon; Harry Searing, contrabassoon; Jennifer Montone, Julie Landsman, Julia Pilant, Michelle Baker, horn; Nicholas Canellakis, cello; Kurt Muroki, double bass

52. Crumb

Crumb Processional for Piano
Gilbert Kalish, piano

Crumb American Songbook III: Unto the Hills for Soprano, Amplified Piano, and Four Percussionists
Tony Arnold, soprano; Gilbert Kalish, piano; Daniel Druckman, Ian Rosenbaum, Ayano Kataoka, Eduardo Leandro, percussion