CLAUDIA SCHAER

A superb artist ... she had me completely mesmerized." –Catskill Chronicle


Fugues in Quartet
Jul
20
7:30 PM19:30

Fugues in Quartet

Bach: Selections from The Art of the Fugue
Haydn: String Quartet in C major, Op. 20, No. 2
Ives: String Quartet No. 1

with
Ralph Allen, violin
Isabella Mensz, viola
Iris Jortner, cello

Roosevelt Island Concerts ~ 2019 Summer Series
Your generous contribution keeps the series affordable
Suggested donation: $20
Students & seniors: $10

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Solo Violin
Jun
22
7:30 PM19:30

Solo Violin

J.S. Bach - Sonata #1 for Violin Solo, in G minor
- Adagio - Fuga - Siciliano - Presto

J.S. Bach - Sonata #2 for Violin Solo, in A minor
- Grave - Fuga - Andante - Allegro

Eugène Ysaÿe - Sonata #5 for Violin Solo
- L'Aurore - Danse Rustique

Joan Tower - String Force

Niccolò Paganini - Caprice #11

Fritz Kreisler - Recitativo & Scherzo

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Duo Cantabile: Two Impressions, et al
Oct
2
8:00 PM20:00

Duo Cantabile: Two Impressions, et al

  • National Opera Center, Scorca Hall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Claudia Schaer and Helen Lin play:


Lili Boulanger - Nocturne and Cortège

Robert Rival - Fantasy on a Theme of Schubert

John Adams - Road Movies
1. Relaxed Groove 2. Meditative 3. 40% Swing


Matthew Peterson - Näcken

Lawrence Kramer - Two Impressions
1. Ripple and Gleam
2. Cloud Shadows

Erich Wolfgang Korngold - Much Ado About Nothing Suite
1. Maiden in the Bridal Chamber
2. March of the Watch (Dogberry and Verges)
3. Garden Scene
4.Hornpipe

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Joan Tower 80th Birthday Celebration
May
19
8:00 PM20:00

Joan Tower 80th Birthday Celebration

  • Tenri Cultural Institute http://tenri.org/ (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

with Marc Peloquin, piano, and Joan Tower, piano

Program to include:

Tower: String Force (for violin solo)
Wharton: Tombeau de Ravel (for violin and piano)
Tower: Fanfare for the Uncommon WomanStepsVast Antique Cubes, Ivory and Ebony for solo piano,
Tower: Big Sky (for piano trio)
Debussy: Four pieces for piano

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Vignettes, with Eduard Laurel
Jul
29
8:00 PM20:00

Vignettes, with Eduard Laurel

Matthew Peterson - Näcken
Tartini-Kreisler - Devil's Trill Sonata
Bach-Schumann - Gavotte en Rondeau from Partia in E Major
W.A. Mozart - Rondo in C+
Edward Elgar - La Capricieuse
Franz von Vecsey - Valse Triste
Scott-Kreisler - Lotusland
Poldini-Kreisler - Dancing Doll
Henri Wieniawski - Scherzo-Tarantella
Ponce-Heifetz - Estrellita

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Bar Harbor Music Festival Fundraiser
Apr
20
6:00 PM18:00

Bar Harbor Music Festival Fundraiser

Matthew Peterson - Näcken
Tartini-Kreisler - Devil's Trill Sonata
Bach-Schumann - Gavotte en Rondeau from Partia in E Major
W.A. Mozart - Rondo in C+
Edward Elgar - La Capricieuse
Franz von Vecsey - Valse Triste
Scott-Kreisler - Lotusland
Poldini-Kreisler - Dancing Doll
Henri Wieniawski - Scherzo-Tarantella
Ponce-Heifetz - Estrellita

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Stravinsky, Piazzolla, Satoh, Adams
Jan
31
8:00 PM20:00

Stravinsky, Piazzolla, Satoh, Adams

An energy-filled evening of 20th-century violin and piano works.

Stravinsky's neoclassical Suite Italienne (from the ballet Pulcinella) opens,
Piazzolla's dusky tangos follow,
Satoh's exotic birds call,
Adam's Road Movies takes the musical journey on a wild and lively ride to the end.

General Admission $20; Students and Seniors $15
Tickets at the door, cash only please

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