Chamber Music

FACETS OF BRAHMS

Three intimate perspectives on the musical life of the Romantic-era master, featuring special guests and pre-concert talks in our second annual chamber music festival dedicated to a single composer.

 

Past Events

MERKIN CONCERT HALL
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 | 7:30 PM

THE MORGAN LIBRARY & MUSEUM
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 | 7:30 PM

BROOKLYN MUSEUM
Sunday, June 10, 2018 | 2 PM

 

Seasons of Brahms

PROGRAM
BRAHMS Clarinet Quintet in B Minor, Op. 115
BRAHMS String Sextet No. 1 in B-flat Major, Op. 18

PERFORMERS
St. Luke’s Chamber Ensemble

 

MERKIN CONCERT HALL
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 | 7:30 PM

THE MORGAN LIBRARY & MUSEUM
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 | 7:30 PM

BROOKLYN MUSEUM
Sunday, June 17, 2018 | 2 PM

 

Brahms & the Schumanns

PROGRAM
BRAHMS Sonatensatz in C Minor
R. SCHUMANN Piano Trio No.1, Op. 63
C. SCHUMANN Three Romances for Violin and Piano, Op. 22
BRAHMS Horn Trio, Op. 40

PERFORMERS
St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
Pedja Muzijevic, piano
 

Pre-Concert Conversation:
(One Hour Prior to Performance Time)
Deborah L. Cabaniss, M.D. (Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Columbia University) and Thomas Cabaniss (composer and faculty member, The Juilliard School), will explore the composers’ intricate, psychologically-charged relationship.

MERKIN CONCERT HALL
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 | 7:30 PM

THE MORGAN LIBRARY & MUSEUM
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 | 7:30 PM

BROOKLYN MUSEUM
Sunday, June 24, 2018 | 2 PM

 

Week III: Brahms & the Search for a Symphony

PROGRAM
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 36, arranged by Andy Stein
BRAHMS Serenade No. 1 in D Major, Op. 11, reconstructed by Alan Boustead

PERFORMERS
St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble
 

Pre-Concert Conversation:
(One Hour Prior to Performance Time)
OSL Director of Artistic Administration A.J. Benson will provide an introduction to the arrangement of the Beethoven symphony and reconstruction of Brahms’s Serenade, as well as a context for Brahms’s steps towards a symphonic form.

 

  

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