2015 Chamber Music Festival Programme

 

Thursday August 13 at 7:00 pm

A Welcoming Sound

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Violin Romance No.2 in F major, Op.50
Terence Tam, violin; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)

Horn Trio in E-flat major, Op.40
Andante; Scherzo(Allegro); Adagio mesto; Allegro con brio
Allene Hackleman, horn; Terence Tam, violin; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

intermission

Franz Schubert (1797-1828)

Piano Trio No.1 in B-flat major, D.898, Op.99
Gryphon Trio

 

Friday August 14 at 1:30 pm

Rising Tide (FREE Concert)

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Violin Sonata No.1 in G minor, BWV 1001 mov.1,4
Adagio; Presto
Simon Gidora, violin

Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849)

Ballade No.3 in A-flat major, Op. 47
Jenny Dou, piano

Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)

“Mon coeur s’ouvre à ta voix” (opera Samson et Dalila)
“Amour! Viens aider ma faiblesse!” (opera Samson et Dalila)
“Printemps qui commence” (opera Samson et Dalila)
Rose-Ellen Nichols, mezzo-soprano; Jenny Dou, piano

Édouard Lalo (1823-1892)

Symphonie Espagnole in D minor, Op.21, mov.1
Allegro non troppo
Simon Gidora, violin; Jenny Dou, piano

Gaetano Braga (1829-1907)

La Serenata
Rose-Ellen Nichols, mezzo-soprano; Simon Gidora, violin; Jenny Dou, piano

Georges Bizet (1838-1875)

“En vain, pour éviter” (opera Carmen)
“Habanera” (opera Carmen)
“Seguidilla” (opera Carmen)
Rose-Ellen Nichols, mezzo-soprano; Jenny Dou, piano

Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880)

“Ah! Que j’aime les militaries” (opera La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein)
Rose-Ellen Nichols, mezzo-soprano; Jenny Dou, piano

 

Friday August 14 at 7:00 pm

These Sudden Stars

Franz Schubert (1797-1828)

String Trio in B-flat major, D.581
Terence Tam, violin; Yariv Aloni, viola; Pamela Highbaugh Aloni, cello

Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826)

Grand Duo Concertant, Op.48
James Campbell, clarinet; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

intermission

Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)

Quartet for the End of the Time
James Campbell, clarinet; Gryphon Trio

 

Saturday August 15 at 1:30 pm

Love and Other Serious Matters

Paul Schoenfield (1947-)

Café Music No. 1
Alexander Tselyakov, piano; Terence Tam, violin; Pamela Highbaugh Aloni, cello

Edward Elgar (1857-1934)

Salut d’amour, Op.12 (arr. Stefano Ligoratti)
Terence Tam, violin; Yariv Aloni, viola; Pamela Highbaugh Aloni, cello; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

Albert Lavignac (1846-1916)

Galop-Marche for piano six hands
Jenny Dou, Jamie Parker, Alexander Tselyakov

Ben Moore (1960-)

“Sexy Lady”
Rose-Ellen Nichols, mezzo-soprano; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

Allan Gilliland (1965-)

Three Faces of Ebony
James Campbell, clarinet; Terence Tam, violin; Simon Gidora, violin; Yariv Aloni, viola; Pamela Highbaugh Aloni, cello; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

intermission

Dinuk Wijeratne

Love Triangle
Gryphon Trio

Ástor Piazzolla (1921-1992)

Oblivion
Pamela Highbaugh Aloni, cello; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

Libertango
Terence Tam, violin; Simon Gidora, violin; Yariv Aloni, viola; Pamela Highbaugh Aloni, cello

Autumn, Milonga, Spring
Gryphon Trio

 

Saturday August 15 at 7:00 pm

Beauty Beyond Words

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Horn Sonata in F major, Op.17
Allegro moderato; Poco Adagio, quasi Andante; Rondo, Allegro moderato
Allene Hackleman, horn; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Concerto in A major, K.622
Allegro; Adagio; Rondo: Allegro
James Campbell, clarinet; Terence Tam, violin; Annalee Patipatanakoon, violin; Yariv Aloni, viola; Roman Borys, cello; Dylan Palmer, bass

intermission

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Song Without Words in D major, Op.109
Pamela Highbaugh Aloni, cello; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Piano Trio No.2 in C minor, Op.66
Gryphon Trio

 

Sunday August 16 at 1:30 pm

Wild Flourish

Pablo de Sarasate (1844-1908)

Zigeunerweisen, Op.20
Terence Tam, violin; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

Malcolm Arnold (1921-2006)

Sonatina, Op.29
James Campbell, clarinet; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1778-1837)

Quintet in E-flat, Op.87
Terence Tam, violin; Yariv Aloni, viola; Pamela Highbaugh Aloni, cello; Dylan Palmer, bass; Alexander Tselyakov, piano

intermission

Ernő Dohnányi (1877-1960)

Sextet in C major, Op.37
I. Allegro appassionata; II. Intermezzo. Adagio; III. Allegro con sentimento; IV. Finale. Allegro vivace, giocoso
James Campbell, clarinet; Allene Hackleman, horn; Yariv Aloni, viola; Gryphon Trio