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Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center At SPAC - International Voices

The Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center (CMS) returns (August 4 - 20) with a roster of internationally celebrated artists, taking audiences at the Spa Little Theater on a musical journey with six programs designed specifically for the SPAC Residency of 23 works never before been performed by CMS at SPAC.

In addition to performances by David Finckel and Wu Han, Co-Artistic Directors of CMS, in residency for all three weekends, audiences will experience the return of the Escher Quartet, plus debut appearances by four artists including Chinese violinist Angelo Xiang Yu, British flutist Adam Walker, Bulgarian violinist Bella Hristova and renowned American cellist Keith Robinson.


  • Burleigh:  Southland Sketches for Violin and Piano

  • Adolphe: Couple for Cello and Piano

  • Stravinsky:  L’Histoire du soldat (The Soldier’s Tale), Trio Version for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano

  • De Falla: Selection from Suite populaire espagnole for Violin and Piano

  • Dohnányi: Sextet in C major for Clarinet, Horn, Violin, Viola, Cello, and Piano, Op. 37

Juho Pohjonen, Piano; Wu Han, Piano; Chad Hoopes, Violin; Arnaud Sussmann, Violin; Matthew Lipman, Viola; David Finckel, Cello; Keith Robinson, Cello; Ricardo Morales, Clarinet; Jeffrey Lang, Horn.

Travel with CMS through North America and Europe in this program of distinct voices that embody both eras and cultures. Discover a picturesque work for violin and piano by Henry Burleigh, the song composer who introduced Dvorák to African-American spirituals; enjoy the vibrancy of a modern American composition by CMS’s own Bruce Adolphe; delve into the political turmoil of Russia and Hungary with Stravinsky and Dohnányi; and absorb the passion of Spain in Falla’s work inspired by popular melodies of his native country.

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