The Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center

Saturdays 7 - 8 p.m.
  • Hosted by Elliott Forrest and David Finckel

Recorded live in New York's Alice Tully Hall, The Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center features stellar performances with commentary by Elliott Forrest and CMS cellist and Artistic Director David Finckel. The Chamber Music Society resides at Lincoln Center—the largest performing arts complex in the world—alongside the New York Philharmonic, the Metropolitan Opera, the New York City Ballet, the Lincoln Theater and more. Through its concerts, music education programs, recordings, and broadcasts, the Society draws more people to chamber music than any other organization of its kind.

Brett Dean & Mozart

Jun 21, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Brett Dean: String Quartet No. 2, with Soprano And once I played Ophelia  (Tony Arnold, soprano; Orion Quartet)
Mozart (arr. Czerny): Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466  (Anne-Marie McDermott, piano)

Listen Saturday June 22 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Rolla: Duetto Concertante for Violin and Viola in E-flat, Op. 15, No. 1
Berio: Duets for 2 Violins
Saint-Saens: Violin Sonata No. 1 in D mionr, Op. 75

Listen Saturday June 15 at 7 p.m.

Grieg & Bartok

Jun 6, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Grieg: Cello Sonata in A minor, Op. 36
Bartok: String Quartet No. 2  (Schumann Quartet)

Listen Saturday June 8 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Smetana: Piano Trio in G minor, Op. 15
Babadjanian: Piano Trio in F-sharp minor

Listen Saturday June 1 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Dutilleux: Flute Sonatine
Schubert: Piano Trio No. 2 in E-flat

Listen Saturday May 25 at 7 p.m.

Schubert And Bartok

May 17, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Schubert: Fantasy in F minor for Piano 4-hands  (Gilbert Kalish and Leon Fleisher)
Bartok: String Quartet No. 5  (Escher Quartet)

Listen Saturday May 18 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Brahms: Hungarian Dances for Piano 4-Hands
Brahms: Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34

Listen Saturday May 11 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
C.P.E. Bach: String Sinfonia in C, W. 182, No. 3
Mendelssohn: Octet for Strings in E-flat

Listen Saturday May 4 at 7 p.m.

Beethoven & Bartok

Apr 26, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 12, No. 3
Bartok: String Quartet No. 1  (Danish String Quartet)

Listen Saturday April 27 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Telemann: Gulliver Suite
Corelli: Concerto Grosso in G minor, Op. 6, No. 8 Christmas
Telemnn: Funeral Music for a Canary
Vivaldi: Concerto for 4 Violins in B minor, Op. 3, No. 10

Listen Saturday April 20 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Dvorak: String Quintet in E-flat, Op. 97
Gershwin: An American in Paris (arr. for 2 pianos)

Listen Saturday April 13 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Ades: Arcadiana
Faure: Violin Sonata No. 1 in A

Listen Saturday April 6 at 7 p.m.

Beethoven's Septet

Mar 28, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Patrick Castillo: Incident for Violin and Piano
Beethoven: Septet in E-flat, Op. 20

Listen Saturday March 30 at 7 p.m.

Saint-Saens And Faure

Mar 22, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Saint-Saens: Cello Sonata No. 1 in C minor, Op. 32
Faure: Piano Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 15

Listen Saturday March 23 at 7 p.m.

Ravel And Schubert

Mar 14, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin (arr. for wind quintet by Mason Jones)
Schubert: String Quartet No. 13 in A minor  (Escher Quartet)

Listen Saturday March 16 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Crawford Seeger: String Quartet
Smith: Vignettes: Covered Wagon Woman

Listen Saturday March 9 at 7 p.m.

American Diversity

Feb 28, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Davidovsky: Septet for Piano, Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Viola, Cello and Double Bass
Alan Louis Smith: Vignettes: Ellis Island

Listen Saturday March 2 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Erich Wolfgang Korngold:
Incidental Music to Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing, Op. 11
Suite for Piano Left-Hand, 2 Violins and Cello, Op. 23

Listen Saturday February 23 at 7 p.m.

Haydn And Hahn

Feb 14, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Haydn: String Quartet in E-flat, Op. 71, No. 3
Hahn: Piano Quintet in F-sharp minor

Listen Saturday February 16 at 7 p.m.

Osvaldo Golijov

Feb 7, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Osvaldo Golijov: Yiddishbuk  (St. Lawrence String Quartet)
Osvaldo Golijov: The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind  (Todd Palmer, clarinet; St. Lawrence Quartet)

Listen Saturday February 9 at 7 p.m.

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