Carnegie Hall Presents

Chamber Sessions I

This series is filled with music guaranteed to capture your imagination, from Baroque dance music to French modernism. Anchoring Chamber Sessions I are the Takács and Artemis string quartets; also appearing is L’Arpeggiata and its Artistic Director Christine Pluhar, who are here at Carnegie Hall this season as Perspectives artists-in-residence.   

Series Events

Friday, December 16, 2011 | 7:30 PM
Ensemble ACJW
Featuring musicians of The Academy—a program of Carnegie Hall, The Juilliard School, and the Weill Music Institute in partnership with the New York City Department of Education
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Ensemble ACJW
  • Pablo Heras-Casado, Conductor
  • Isabel Leonard, Mezzo-Soprano

Program

  • BACH Orchestral Suite No. 1
  • HANDEL "Sta nell' Ircana" from Alcina
  • VIVALDI Sinfonia from Griselda
  • VIVALDI "Agitata da due venti" from Griselda
  • VIVALDI "Ombre Vane" from Griselda
  • RAVEL Trois poèmes de Stéphane Mallarmé
  • SCHOENBERG Chamber Symphony No. 2, Op. 38
Friday, March 16, 2012 | 7:30 PM
L'Arpeggiata
La Tarantella: Antidotum Tarantulae
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • L'Arpeggiata
    Christina Pluhar, Artistic Director and Theorbo
  • Lucilla Galeazzi, Vocalist

Program

  • LUCILLA GALEAZZI "Ah, vita bella!"
  • CAZZATI Ciaccona
  • TRAD. "Pizzicarella mia"
  • A. KIRCHER Tarantella napoletana, tono hypodorico
  • SALVATORE "Lamento dei mendicanti"
  • TRAD. "La carpinese"
  • Improvisation: BergamascaImprovisation: Canario
  • MARCELLO VITALE Tarantella a Maria di Nardò
  • Improvisation: La dia Spagnola
  • SPARAGNA "Sogna fiore mio"
  • A. KIRCHER Tarantella italiana
  • Improvisation: Fandango
  • TRAD. Tarantella Calabrese
  • KAPSBERGER "Jacaras"
  • FALCONIERI La suave melodia
  • TRAD. "Lu povero 'Ntonuccio"
  • A. KIRCHER Antidotum Tarantulae

  • Encores:
  • TRAD. "Pizzicarella mia"
  • LUCILLA GALEAZZI "Voglio una casa"
"Tarantella Napoletana, Tono Hypodorico"
L'Arpeggiata
Alpha
Friday, April 13, 2012 | 7:30 PM
Takács Quartet
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Takács Quartet
    ·· Edward Dusinberre, Violin
    ·· Károly Schranz, Violin
    ·· Geraldine Walther, Viola
    ·· András Fejér, Cello

Program

  • JANÁCEK String Quartet No. 1, "Kreutzer Sonata"
  • BRITTEN String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, Op. 25
  • DEBUSSY String Quartet in G Minor
Debussy Quartet In G Minor For Strings (Assez Vif Et Bien Rhythmé)
Juilliard String Quartet
Sony
Friday, May 4, 2012 | 7:30 PM
Cancelled: Artemis Quartet
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Artemis Quartet
    ·· Natalia Prischepenko, Violin
    ·· Heime Müller, Violin
    ·· Volker Jacobsen, Viola
    ·· Eckart Runge, Cello
Schubert String Quartet in C Minor, "Quartettsatz"
Artemis Quartet
Virgin Classics