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Concert 2

Join CMI for an absolutely thrilling evening of the Argentinian Tango, performed by the acknowledged best tango musicians in the world today!!



Program:Letters from Argentina....Lalo Schifrin
Selections by Ástor Piazzolla....Ástor Piazzolla


Performances:Saturday, November 30, 2013 - 8:00PM
Moody Performance Hall

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2013-14 Season Concerts

Concert 1Friday, September 27, 2013Moody Performance Hall
Saturday, September 28, 2013St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 2Saturday, November 30, 2013Moody Performance Hall
Concert 3Friday, January 3, 2014Moody Performance Hall
Concert 4Saturday, February 15, 2014St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 5Friday, March 14, 2014Moody Performance Hall
Saturday, March 15, 2014St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 6Saturday, May 10, 2014St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church


2013-14 Season Concert Details

Concert 1

Four superlative musicians will delight you with a delicacy of Mozart, a power lunch of Beethoven, and a deliciously romantic evening of Faure.
Program:String Duo No. 1 in G Major for Violin and Viola, K. 423....Wolfgang A. Mozart
Cello Sonata No. 2 in D Major, Op. 58 ....Felix Mendelssohn
Piano Quartet No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 15....Gabriel Fauré

Performances:Friday, September 27, 2013 - 8:00PM
Moody Performance Hall

Saturday, September 28, 2013 - 8:00PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Nai-Yuan Hu - Violin
Scott Lee - Viola
Bion Tsang - Cello
Meng-Chieh Liu - Piano


Concert 2

Join CMI for an absolutely thrilling evening of the Argentinian Tango, performed by the acknowledged best tango musicians in the world today!!
Program:Letters from Argentina....Lalo Schifrin
Selections by Ástor Piazzolla....Ástor Piazzolla

Performances:Saturday, November 30, 2013 - 8:00PM
Moody Performance Hall

Artists: Cho-Liang Lin - Violin
Octavio Brunetti - Piano
David Shifrin - Clarinet
Pablo Aslan - Doublebass
Héctor Del Curto - Bandoneon
Satoshi Takeishi - Percussion


Concert 3

CMI is proud to present two of the finest young artists – violinist Augustin Hadelich and pianist Joyce Yang – ever to grace the concert stage in a rare recital appearance.
Program:Sonata in No. 6 in A Major Op. 30/1 ....Ludwig van Beethoven
Three Songs for Piano Solo ....Sergei Rachmaninoff (arr. Earl Wild)
Sonata for solo violin No. 6 in E major Op. 27/6....Eugène Ysaÿe
Sonata for violin and piano....Leoŝ Janáèek
Tango Song and Dance (1997) ....André Previn

Performances:Friday, January 3, 2014 - 8:00PM
Moody Performance Hall

Artists: Augustin Hadelich - Violin
Joyce Yang - Piano


Concert 4

Be with CMI for the greatly anticipated return of the Nakamatsu/Manasse Duo. The concert will include the greatest Piano Quintet of all time!
Program:Trio in Bb, Op. 11 for Piano, Clarinet and Cello....Ludwig van Beethoven
Sonata for Clarinet and Piano....Francis Poulenc
Passacaglia for Violin and Viola....Handel / Halvorsen
Quintet in F Minor for Piano and Strings, Op. 34....Johannes Brahms

Performances:Saturday, February 15, 2014 - 8:00PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Ik-Hwan Bae - Violin
Felix Olschofka - Violin
Che-Yen Chen - Viola
Jungshin Lim Lewis - Cello
Jon Nakamatsu - Piano
Jon Manasse - Clarinet


Concert 5

Thrill to Clara Jumi Kang, one of the greatest young violin virtuos0s of today, in a concert that will include the gypsy-inspired G Minor Piano Quartet of Brahms.
Program:Sonata in G Minor “Devil’s Trill” for Violin and Piano....Giuseppe Tartini
Märchenbilder (Fairy Tale Pictures) for Viola and Piano....Robert Schumann
Caprice Ten (Robert)....Atar Arad
Sonata in F Minor, Op. 80 for Violin and Piano....Sergei Prokofiev
Piano Quartet in G Minor, Op 25....Johannes Brahms

Performances:Friday, March 14, 2014 - 8:00PM
Moody Performance Hall

Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 8:00PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Clara-Jumi Kang - Violin
Atar Arad - Viola
Norman Fischer - Cello
Chih-Yi Chen - Piano


Concert 6

Join CMI’s Season Finale as wind, strings and harp provide a delicious journey through Mozart’s Austria, Debussy’s France, and the Germany of Brahms.
Program:Flute Quartet in D major, K.285 ....Wolfgang A. Mozart
Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp....Claude Debussy
Sextet in G Major, Op 36....Johannes Brahms

Performances:Saturday, May 10, 2014 - 8:00PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Jun Iwasaki - Violin
Felix Olschofka - Violin
Susan Dubois - Viola
Daphne Gerling - Viola
Ko Iwasaki - Cello
Eugene Osadchy - Cello
Jaymee Haefner - Harp
James Scott - Flute




Artists in the Concert

Cho-Liang Lin - Violin
One of the finest virtuoso violinists in the world today.
Octavio Brunetti - Piano
Best Solo Pianist and Best Duo in the New York’s International Tango Competition.
David Shifrin - Clarinet
One of only two wind players to receive the Avery Fisher Prize. Recipient of Solo Recitalists’ Fellowship from the National Endowment of the Arts.
Pablo Aslan - Doublebass
Pablo’s recordings have been nominated for the 53rd Grammy’s and the 11th Latin Grammy Awards.
Héctor Del Curto - Bandoneon
Received the Golden Note Award from the Italian – American Network in recognition of his artistic achievements as a Bandoneónist.
Featured Artist
Satoshi Takeishi - Percussion
A drummer, percussionist, and an arranger from Mito, Japan, moved to Colombia to learn more about the South American tango music after graduating from the Berklee School of Music

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1. Letters from Argentina
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2. Ãstor Piazzolla

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