August 8, 2018 12:00PM
NM Museum of Art
Gloria Chien Piano Recital
DEBUSSY Suite bergamasque
MENDELSSOHN Lieder ohne Worte
LIGETI Selected Etudes
CHOPIN Nocturne No. 8 in D-flat Major, Op. 27, No. 2
CHOPIN Barcarolle in F-sharp Major, Op. 60
Gloria Chien, who The Boston Globe said, “appears to excel in everything,” makes her Festival debut in this recital, which includes Debussy’s Suite bergamasque (you’ll recognize the beloved Clair de lune), two iconic works by Chopin, and Etudes by György Ligeti.
Approximate Length: 50 minutes
Gloria Chien also performs Wednesday, August 8 at 6pm; Thursday, August 9 at 7:30pm; Sunday, August 12 at 6pm; and Monday, August 13 at 6pm.
MAX GRAFE Quintet for Clarinet, Strings, and Piano (2018 Festival commission, world premiere)
BEETHOVEN String Quartet in C Minor, Op. 18, No. 4
FAURE La chanson d'Ève for Voice & Piano, Op. 95
BORODIN String Quartet No. 2 in D Major
The distinguished artists of the newly formed New York Philharmonic String Quartet perform Borodin's String Quartet No.2 (you'll be tempted to hum along with its well-known themes from the musical Kismet, "And This is My Beloved" and "Baubles, Bangles, and Beads"), and Beethoven's Fourth String Quartet–full of drama and passion. This colorful program opens with the world premiere of a new clarinet quintet by Max Grafe, a participant in out 2015 Young Composers String Quartet Project.
Sasha Cooke, Jennifer Frautschi, Margaret Dyer Harris, Benjamin Hochman, Joseph Johnson, Todd Levy, New York Philharmonic String Quartet
Approximate Length: 2 Hours
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