2016 – 2017 Concerts

Saturday, January 23, 2 pm 
Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

Judy Huang, Piano

Mozart:  Sonata in D Major, K.576
Mendelssohn:  Variations Sérieuses in D minor,
     Op. 54
Brahms:  Paganini Variations, Op. 35, Book I
Debussy:  Six Preludes from Book I and 2
Rachmaninoff:  Selected Études-tableaux, Op. 33 and Op. 39

Wednesday, February 24, 8 pm
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

Sean Botkin, Piano

Prokofiev:  Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 1
Beethoven:  Sonata No. 16 in G Major, Op. 31, No. 1
Chopin:  Scherzo No. 4 in E Major, Op. 54
Rachmaninoff:  Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op. 28



 
Sunday, March 6, 2 pm 
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

Jesús Castro-Balbi, Cello
Gloria Lin, 
Piano
20th Anniversary Celebration

Chopin:  Cello Sonata in G minor, Op. 65
Martinů:  Cello Sonata No. 2, H.286
Joaquin Nin:  Spanish Suite (Seguida Española)
Castelnuovo-Tedesco:  “Figaro”


Monday, March 14, 8 pm
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall
Serafin Strin​g Quartet

Kate Ransom, Violin    Esme Allen-Creighton,Viola Lisa Vaupel, Violin        Lawrence Stomberg, Cello

Shostakovich:   String Quartet, No. 3
Julia Adolphe:   “Between the Accidental” (New York Premiere)
                                “Veil of Leaves” (New York Premiere)
Grieg:  String Quartet, Op. 27


Wednesday, March 16, 8 pm 
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

Ensemble MidtVest
Christina Landshamer, Soprano

Fauré:  La Bonne Chanson
Schönberg:  String Quartet in F-sharp minor, Op. 10 Beethoven:  Septet in E-flat Major, Op. 20  


Saturday, March 19, 7:30 pm 
Symphony Space

Ensemble MidtVest
Paolo Russo, Bandoneon

Paolo Russo:  Tangology


Monday, March 28, 8 pm 
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

The Julius Quartet
Cali School of Music at MSU


Hyun Jeong Lee,Violin    John Batchelder, Viola David Do,Violin                  Byron Hogan,Cello

Felix Mendelssohn:  String Quartet No. 6 in F minor, Op. 80
Béla Bartók:  String Quartet No. 4
Ludwig van Beethoven:  String Quartet No. 8 in E minor, Op. 59 No. 2, “Rasumovsky”


Monday, April 11, 8 pm 
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

Ivan Ženatý, ​Violin
Sandra Shapiro, 
Piano

Martinů:  Sonata No. 3
Beethoven:  Sonata in A Major, “Kreutzer”
Clara Schumann:  Three Romances for Violin and Piano


Friday, May 13, 8 pm 
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

Maria Prinz, Piano

Haydn:  Sonata in E-flat Major, Hoboken XVI:52
Beethoven:  Sonata, Op. 90 Schubert:  Sonata in C minor, D.958
Alfred Prinz:  Moto Bravouroso


Monday, June 20, 8 pm 
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

Yoko Mar​ia, Soprano

Giulio Caccini:  Ave Maria
Akiko Kobayashi:  Fall in love
Japanese folk song: Sakura Sakura
Giacomo Puccini:  Madama Butterfly Selections
Jean Sibelius:  Finlandia, Op. 26 Finnish Songs


Sunday, June 26, 2 pm 
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

American You​th Harp Ensemble
Virginia Choristers
Lynnelle Ediger-Kordzaia, Director

Works by Handel, Bach, Paganini, Smetana, Grieg, Debussy, Bernstein, Ellington and more!


Sunday, September 25, 2 pm
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

The Music of Dana Richardson

Sunghae A. Lim, Violin               Karen Lindquist, Harp  Luih-Wen Ting, Viola                 Craig Ketter, Piano   Greg Hesselink, Cello                             Simon Mulligan, Piano  Frank Picarazzi, Vibraphone    Jacqueline Milena Thompson, Soprano

Invocations with Solo Piano Theme and Variations with Violin and Piano Mysterium with Vibraphone, Harp and Cello Three Preludes for Sophia with Piano Song of Experience with Soprano and Piano Piano Quartet No. 2 with Violin, Viola, Cello and Piano


Sunday, October 23, 2 pm
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

HyeJin KimPiano

Scarlatti:  Sonatas
Brahms:  Variations on an Original Theme,
     Op. 21, No. 1 
Rachmaninoff:  Moment Musicaux, Op. 16
Barber:  Piano Sonata, Op. 26
Gershwin:  Rhapsody in Blue


Saturday, December 3, 2 pm
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall
 
Judy HuangPiano
 
Haydn:  Sonata in C Major Hob XVI/50 Mendelssohn:  Variations sérieuses in D minor,
                                Op. 54
Chopin:  Grande Polonaise Brillante, Op. 22
Shiuan Chang:  Samsara (World Premiere)
Rachmaninoff:  Selected Etudes-tableaux
                                 Op. 33, No. 7
                                 Op. 39, No. 1 and No. 9


Monday, February 6, 8 pm, 2017
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

Sean Botkin
Piano
 
Bach: English Suite No. 5 in E minor, BWV 810
Brahms: Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24
Prokofiev:  Sonata No. 8 in B-flat Major, Op. 84
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall
 
Maria PrinzPiano
 
Mendelssohn:  Fantasia in F-sharp minor, Op. 28
Schumann:  Kinderszenen, Op. 15
Brahms:  Rhapsodien, Op. 79, Nos. 1 and 2
Brahms:  Drei Intermezzi, Op. 117
Chopin:  Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23
Monday, April 24, 8 pm, 2017
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall
 
Ivan ŽenatýViolin
Sandra ShapiroPiano
 
Brahms:  Sonata No. 2 in A Major, Op. 100
Elgar:  Sonata in E minor, Op. 82
Dvorak: Ballade in D minor, Op. 15
Saint-Saëns:  Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op. 75
Wednesday, April 26, 8 pm, 2017
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center
 
Margaret Cornils LukeFlute
Jeffrey BiegelPiano
Michael MolloyBass
Ben VelellaDrums

Chaminade:  Concertino pour Flûte
Debussy:  Prelude, from Suite Bergamasque
                     Clair de Lune
                     Minstrels, from Preludes, Book One
Gershwin:  Prelude in G Major (Rubato; 1923)
                       Rialto Ripples
Luke:  Sonata 1…a love sonnet (World Premiere)
              based on a poem by Jennifer L. Maki
Bolling:  Suite for Flute and Jazz Piano Trio
Monday, May 22, 8 pm, 2017
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall
 
Han GuoliangFlute
Luisa SelloFlute
Amir FaridPiano
 
Bach:  Trio Sonata in G Major BWV 1039
Ravel :  Pavane pour une enfante defunte
Huang Huwei:  Sunlight on Mountain Tian
Doppler:   Andante and Rondo
Mozart:  2 Arias for 2 flutes from the opera ‘Die Zauber Flöte’
Bizet:  Carmen Fantasy
Kuhlau:  Trio in G Major, Op. 119
 
Supported in part by the Italian Regional Project FVG 2016
Friday, June 23, 8 pm, 2017
Weill Recital at Hall at Carnegie Hall

Béatrice de LarragoïtiSoprano
Matthieu EsnultPiano
A Celebration of French Music

Songs, Arias and Piano Works by Poulenc, Franck, Saint-Saëns, Hahn, Debussy, Duparc, Ravel and Massenet