Saturday, February 16, 2019

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center to Appear @ Drew University

International Collection

WHEN: Saturday, February 23, 2019, 3PM. Pre-concert conversation with CMS artists at 2:15 PM 
WHERE:
Concert Hall, Drew University campus, 36 Madison Ave., Madison
TICKETS: Single-event tickets $60; Educational discount $15 with current ID
Call 973-408-3176 for tickets or visit drew.edu/boxoffice to purchase online

Debussy’s impressionist cello sonata and Brahms’s magisterial string sextet are accompanied by a colorful clarinet trio by the Armenian Aram Khachaturian and a significant addition to the piano quintet repertoire by Welshman Huw Watkins. A cast of powerhouse players promises an unforgettable performance.

GILLES VONSATTEL, Piano
PAUL HUANG, Violin
ALEXANDER SITKOVETSKY, Violin
MATTHEW LIPMAN, Viola
RICHARD O’NEILL, Viola
NICHOLAS TZAVARAS, Cello
PAUL WATKINS, Cello
DAVID SHIFRIN, Clarinet

  • Debussy Sonata for cello and piano (1915)
  • Khachaturian Trio for clarinet, violin, and piano (1932)
  • Watkins Quintet for piano, two violins, viola, and cello (CMS Co-Commission) (2017)
  • Brahms Sextet No. 2 in G major for two violins, two violas, and two cellos, Op. 36 (1864–65)

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Individuals needing special assistance, please contact Drew's office of
Housing, Conferences, and Hospitality at 973-408-3103 at least
five working days prior to the event to ensure appropriate arrangements.