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.

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.

Debussy And Dvorak

Feb 4, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Debussy: Sacred and Profane Dances for Harp and Strings
Dvorak: String Quintet in G, Op. 77

Listen Saturday February 2 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Tchaikovsky: Valse Sentimentale for Cello and Piano, Op. 51, No. 6
Rachmaninoff: Elegiac Trio in D minor, Op. 9

Listen Saturday January 26 at 7 p.m.

Sibelius And Franck

Jan 16, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Sibelius: Suite for String Trio in A
Franck: Piano Quintet in F minor

Listen Saturday January 19 at 7 p.m.

Scriabin & Taneyev

Jan 10, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Scriabin: 5 Preludes, Op. 16  (Wu Han, piano)
Taneyev: Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 30  (Wu Han, piano; Escher Quartet)

Listen Saturday January 12 at 7 p.m.

Haydn And Beethoven

Jan 3, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Haydn; String Quartet in E-flat, Op. 20, No. 1  (Orion Quartet)
Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 3 in C minor, Op. 1, No. 3

Listen Saturday January 5 at 7 p.m.

Mozart And Beethoven

Dec 28, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Mozart: Fantasia in D minor, K. 397  (Soyeon Kate Lee, piano)
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 15 in A minor, Op. 132  (Danish String Quartet)

Listen Saturday December 29 at 7 p.m.

Dvorak And Enescu

Dec 14, 2018

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Dvorak: selections from Echo of Songs for String Quartet
Enescu: Octet for Strings in C, Op. 7

Listen Saturday December 15 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Ned Rorem: Dances for Cello and Piano
Elgar: Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 84

Listen Saturday December 8 at 7 p.m.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Belcea Quartet

Britten: String Quartet No. 1, Op. 25
Prokofiev: String Quartet No. 1, Op. 50

Listen Saturday December 1 at 7 p.m.

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