Friends of Chamber Music of Miami 2013-2014 Series (Eight Programs)
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 7:30 PM - Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:00 PM (EDT)
Friends of Chamber Music Miami
2013-2014: 58th Season
GCH=Maurice Gusman Concert Hall at UM
CGCC=Coral Gables Congregational Church
Monday, September 23, 8 p.m.
Ehnes Quartet: “Death and the Maiden”
Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 1 in E-flat major, Op. 12
Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 7 in F-sharp minor (Op. 108)
Schubert: String Quartet No. 14 in D minor ("Death and the Maiden")
Tuesday, October 1, 8 p.m.
Cyprien Katsaris, piano, William DeRosa, cello, Roberto Diaz, viola, and violinist tba
Schumann: Piano Quartet in E-flat major Op. 47; other works tba
Thursday, October 17, 8 p.m.
Anton Kuerti, piano
A Continuation of his Beethoven Cycle
Rondo in G Major, Op. 51 No. 2
Eleven new Bagatelles, Op. 119
Alla ungharese quasi un capriccio
"The Rage over a Lost Penny"
Sonata No. 16 in G Major, Opus 31, No. 1
Rondo in C Major, Op. 51 No. 1
"Für Elise" in A minor
Sonata No. 28 in A Major, Op. 101
Saturday, December 7, 8 p.m.
Valentina Lisitsa, piano
Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No, 7, Op. 83
Shostakovich: Piano Sonata No. 2 in B minor, Op. 61
Sunday, January 5, 4 p.m.
Brahms Chamber Music Masterworks
Riccardo Morales, clarinet, Roberto Diaz, viola, Joseph Kalichstein, piano
Piano Sonata No. 2 in F-sharp minor, Op. 2
Sonata for Clarinet and Piano in F minor, Op. 120 No. 1
Sonata for Clarinet (Viola) and Piano in E flat, Op. 120 No. 2
Sunday, February 9, 4 p.m.
Schubert: Notturno in E-flat major, Op. 148
Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No. 2 in C minor, Op. 66
Dvorak: Piano Trio in G-minor, Op. 26
Thursday, March 27, 8 p.m.
“The Seven Deadly Sins”
Wallis Giunta, mezzo-soprano, Ken Noda, piano
Songs and arias by Brecht-Weill, Britten, Monteverdi, Poulenc. Cole Porter, John Lennon, Stephen Foster, Flanders & Swann and others
Tuesday, May 6, 8 p.m.
Benjamin Grosvenor, piano, Escher String Quartet
Dvorak: Piano Quintet in A Major, Op 81; other works tba
University of Miami, Gusman Concert Hall
1314 Miller Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
Coral Gables Congregational Church
3010 De Soto Boulevard
Coral Gables, FL 33134
When & Where
Friends of Chamber Music of Miami
Friends of Chamber Music of Miami, Inc. (FOCM) is dedicated to the presentation of chamber music as performed by the world's greatest chamber ensembles. South Florida’s longest-running chamber music series, FOCM has a two-fold mission: to showcase the most outstanding artists and to build appreciative audiences among people of all ages. FOCM also offers outstanding educational opportunities for South Florida’s advanced music students.
Since 1955, FOCM has presented such world renowned ensembles as the Budapest, Juilliard, Guarneri, Emerson, Cleveland and Ehnes Quartets; the internationally acclaimed Beaux Arts and Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trios; and outstanding recitalists such as Nikolai Lugansky, James Ehnes, Radu Lupu, Roberto Diaz, Cyprien Katsaris, Stephen Hough and Valentina Lisitsa. The series’ concerts are performed at the University of Miami’s Gusman Concert Hall, the Coral Gables Congregational Church and other acoustically superb venues in the area.