RECENT AND UPCOMING PROGRAMS


Quartet Correspondence: Haydn and Mozart - LINKED TO ?

String Quartet Op. 33 No. 5 in G Major,
'How do you do?'
String Quartet KV 465 in G major, 'Dissonant'
String Quartet Op. 50 No. 2 in C Major, 'Prussian'


Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)

 

 

An Offering to the King:
Music written for Friedrich Wilhelm II, King of Prussia

Franz Josef Haydn (1732-1809)
Carl Friedrich Abel (1723-87)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

String Quartet Op. 50, No. 3 in Eb major
String Quartet Op. 15, No. 4 in G Major
String Quartet in Bb Major, KV589

 

 

Le Quatuor Français

Hyacinthe Jadin (1776-1800)
François Joseph Gossec (1734-1829)
Alexandre Pierre François Boëly (1775-1858)

String Quartet Op. 2 No. 1
String Quartet Op. 15 No. 6 in A major
String Quartet Op. 27 in A minor

 

 

Bach to the Future: the Legacy of the Fugue

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Felix Mendelssohn

Fugue in Eb Major, Op. 81 No. 4
BWV 1080, 'Art of the Fugue' (excerpts)
String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 13

 

 

 

Lembit Beecher (b. 1980)
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)

'Death and the Maiden' - LINKED TO ?

New Work written for Diderot String Quartet
String Quartet D.810 in D minor, 'Der Tod und das Mädchen'

 

 

Haydn and his Students

Franz Josef Haydn (1732-1809)
Anton Wranitzky (1761-1820)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

String Quartet Op. 33, No. 2, 'The Joke'
String Quartet Op. 4, No. 2
String Quartet Op. 18, No. 1

 

 

Haydn and his Students II

Anton Ferdinand Titz (1742-1811)
Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
 

String Quartet No. 1 in G Major
String Quartet Op. 76, No. 6 in Eb Major, 'Fantasia'
String Quartet Op. 74 in Eb Major, "Harp"

 

 

'Dissonance'

Hyacinthe Jadin (1776-1800)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

String Quartet Op. 2 No. 1
String Quartet No. 19 in C major, K. 465,
'Dissonant'

 

 

All Roads Lead to Vienna:
Gyrowetz, Krommer, and Mozart

Adalbert Gyrowetz (1763-1850)
Franz Krommer (1759-1831)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

String Quartet Op. 29 No. 2 in G major
String Quartet Op. 18 No. 1 in D major
String Quartet K. 421 in D minor

 

 

Haydn in France:
Haydn and a French contemporary

Hyacinthe Jadin (1776-1800)
Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
Hyacinthe Jadin (1776-1800)

String Quartet Op. 1, No. 1 in B flat Major
String Quartet Op. 55, No. 2 in F minor
String Quartet Op. 1, No. 3 in F minor

 

 

with Dashon Burton, bass-baritone, and Doug Balliett, double bass

A Midwinter's Journey: Schubert's 'Winterreise - LINKED TO ?

Franz Schubert (1797-1828)

'Winterreise', D.911, arranged for string quintet by Harold Birston

 

 

with Sarah Darling, viola

Luigi Boccherini (1743-1805)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Five's a Crowd: Viola Quintets

String Quintet Op. 62, No. 5 in D major
String Quintet KV516 in G minor
String Quintet Op. 87 in B-flat Major