Aug 13, 2017

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Aug 13, 20173:00PM
In The Spirit of Beethoven
Beethoven's pioneering spirit has inspired and emboldened composers throughout the ages. His courage and inventiveness live on in the music of composers Dmitri Shostakovich and Frederic Rzewski, whose riveting works on this program mirror the rebellious nature of the Viennese master.
Beethoven Sonata in E-flat major for Violin and Piano, Op. 12, No. 3 

Shostakovich Trio No. 1 in C minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 8
Rzewski “Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues” from Four North American Ballads for Piano
Beethoven Septet in E-flat major for Winds and Strings, Op. 20  

Gilles Vonsattel, Piano; Wu Han, Piano; Paul Huang, Violin; Arnaud Sussmann, Violin; Richard O'neill, Viola; Nicholas Canellakis, Cello; David Finckel, Cello; Joseph Conyers, Double Bass; Tbd, Clarinet; Tbd, Bassoon; Tbd, Horn 

Chamber Chats

Join us 45 minutes before the performance for "Chamber Chats", pre-performance conversations from the stage!