Let the Seattle Chamber Music Society be your guide as you take a musical tour through the works of some of history's greatest composers at the 2016 Winter Festival. The Seattle Chamber Music Society is celebrating its 35th anniversary season with this jam-packed six-day festival of concerts featuring 19 world-renowned musicians. Presented in the Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall, this year's Winter Festival showcases orchestral masterworks spanning more than 200 years of chamber music, with pieces by Mozart, Beethoven, Debussy, Rachmaninov and beyond. Many of the finest classical musicians in the country are set to perform these diverse, centuries-spanning programs, each preceded by a bonus solo recital. Please see the full event description for detailed program information.
January 23, 2016 at 7:30pm
Aaron Copland: Duo for Flute and Piano
Ludwig van Beethoven: Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in E-flat Major, Op. 70 No. 2
Samuel Barber: Canzone
Claude Debussy: String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10
January 29, 2016 at 7:30pm:
Franz Joseph Haydn: Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in G Major, Hob. XV:25, “Gypsy”
Alexander Borodin: String Quintet in F minor
Sergei Rachmaninov: Suite No. 1 for Two Pianos, Op. 5, “Fantaisie-tableaux”
January 30, 2016 at 7:30pm:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in C Major, K. 548
Ernst von Dohnányi: Sonata for Cello and Piano in B-flat Major, Op. 8
Robert Schumann: Quintet for Piano and Strings in E-flat Major, Op. 44
Concerts typically last two hours, including one 15-minute intermission.