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This highly-unusual instrumental combination--violin, clarinet, cello, and harp-- creates a fantastic and unique kaleidoscope of colors.


Program:Suite from "The Victorian Kitchen Garden" for Clarinet and Harp....Paul Reade
Concerto a Tre for Clarinet, Violin, and Cello....Ingolf Dahl
Trio Pour violin, violoncelle et harp....Jacques Ibert
Passacaglia for violin and cello....Handel arr. Halvorsen
Fantasie for violin and harp, Op. 124....Camille Saint Saëns
Quartet La Jolla for violin, clarinet, cello and harp (2010) ....John Williams


Performances:Saturday, October 6, 2012 - 8:00PM
SMU Caruth Auditorium

(This concert occurs in the past. The tickets are no longer available)

Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 7:30PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

(This concert occurs in the past. The tickets are no longer available)

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Season 27 Overview

Concert 1Saturday, October 6, 2012SMU Caruth Auditorium
Sunday, October 7, 2012St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 2Friday, December 7, 2012SMU Caruth Auditorium
Saturday, December 8, 2012St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 3Saturday, January 12, 2013St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 4Saturday, February 9, 2013St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 5Sunday, March 10, 2013Moody Performance Hall
Concert 6Friday, May 10, 2013Moody Performance Hall



Complete 2017-2018 Concert Season Listing

CONCERT #1
"Join us for an Ultra-Romantic journey through Germany, Poland and Bohemia with four outstanding artists including the Fischer Duo."


Program:String Trio in G Major, Op. 9 No. 1....Ludwig Van Beethoven
Sonata for Cello & Piano in G Minor, Op. 65....Frédéric Chopin
Piano Quartet No. 2 in E♭ Major, Op. 87....Antonín Dvořák


Performances:Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:30PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 7:30PM
Moody Performance Hall

Artists: Andrés Cárdenes - Violin
Paul Coletti - Viola
Norman Fischer - Cello
Jeanne Kierman - Piano



CONCERT #2
"Violinist Cho-Liang Lin and pianist Jon Kimura Parker present three of Beethoven's greatest works for piano and violin."


Program:Sonata No. 6 in A Major for Piano and Violin, Op. 30 No. 1....Ludwig Van Beethoven
Sonata No. 8 in G Major for Piano and Violin, Op. 30 No. 3....Ludwig Van Beethoven
Sonata No. 7 in C Minor for Piano and Violin, Op. 30 No. 2....Ludwig Van Beethoven


Performances:Saturday, December 2, 2017 - 7:30PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Cho-Liang Lin - Violin
Jon Kimura Parker - Piano



CONCERT #3
"Experience the scintillating magic of Mozart, the elegant-delicious sonata of Fauré and the dramatic fun of Dohnányi's Opus 1."


Program:Piano Quartet in E♭ Major, K. 493....Wolfgang Mozart
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major, Op. 13....Gabriel Fauré
Piano Quintet No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 1....Ernő Dohnányi


Performances:Friday, January 12, 2018 - 7:30PM
Moody Performance Hall

Artists: Jinjoo Cho - Violin
Paul Rosenthal - Violin
Atar Arad - Viola
Anthony Elliott - Cello
Hyun Soo Kim - Piano



CONCERT #4
"Join us for Mozart's "Michael Haydn Impersonation", Clancy Newman's Collision Course and the great Gypsy-inspired piano quartet in G Minor by Johannes Brahms."


Program:Duo for Violin & Viola in G Major, K.423....Wolfgang Mozart
Collision Course for Clarinet, Cello & Piano....Clancy Newman
Piano Quartet in G Minor, Op. 25....Johannes Brahms


Performances:Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 7:30PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Martin Beaver - Violin
Phillip Ying - Viola
Clancy Newman - Cello
Alexandre Moutouzkine - Piano
John Scott - Clarinet



CONCERT #5
"Back by popular demand ˗˗ Three Principal Players of the New York Philharmonic join piano virtuoso Joyce Yang in an inspired evening of Mozart, Schumann, and Fauré."


Program:Piano Quartet in G Minor, K. 478....Wolfgang Mozart
Piano Quartet in E♭ Major, Op. 47....Robert Schumann
Piano Quartet No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 45....Gabariel Fauré


Performances:Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 7:30PM
Moody Performance Hall

Artists: Sheryl Staples - Violin
Cynthia Phelps - Viola
Carter Brey - Cello
Joyce Yang - Piano



CONCERT #6
"Here come the winds with pianist Jon Nakamatsu in a Trio of Mendelssohn, a Quintet of Beethoven, and a Sextet of Ludwig Thuille."


Program:Concert Piece No. 1 in F Minor for Clarinet, Bassoon and Piano....Felix Mendelssohn
Quintet in E♭ Major for Piano, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn & Bassoon, Op. 16....Ludwig Van Beethoven
Sextet in B♭ Major for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon & Piano, Op. 6....Ludwig Thuille


Performances:Friday, May 18, 2018 - 7:30PM
Moody Performance Hall

Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 7:30PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Jon Nakamatsu - Piano
Jon Manasse - Clarinet
Ivan Mutuzkin - Flute
Katie Wolber - French Horn
James Ryon - Oboe
Cynde Iverson - Bassoon





Cho-Liang Lin - Violin
One of the finest virtuoso violinists in the world today.
Featured Artist
Joshua Roman - Cello
Dubbed a “Classical Rock Star”, Joshua Roman has earned a reputation for performing a wide range of repertoire with a commitment to communicating the essence of the music at its most organic level.
Deborah Hoffman - Harp
Winner of the 1981 American Harp Society Competition and the 1978 Seventh International Harp Competition in Israel.
John Bruce Yeh - Clarinet
A prizewinner at both the 1982 Munich International Music Competition and the 1985 Naumburg Clarinet Competition in New York


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1. Suite from "The Victorian Kitchen Garden" for Clarinet and Harp
2. Concerto a Tre for Clarinet, Violin, and Cello
3. Trio Pour violin, violoncelle et harp
4. Passacaglia for violin and cello
5. Fantasie for violin and harp, Op. 124
6. Quartet La Jolla for violin, clarinet, cello and harp (2010)


1. Paul Reade
2. Ingolf Dahl
3. Jacques Ibert
4. Handel arr. Halvorsen
5. Camille Saint Saëns
6. John Williams


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