Mayfest 2013

Guest Artists

Tatiana Samouil, violin
Natalia Tchitch, viola
Pavel Gomziakov, cello
Eyal Ein-Abar, flute
Pavel Gomziakov, cello
Chezi Nir, horn
Alexander Vassiliev, bass

Program I:

Sunday, May 19, 3 PM, Barnes Hall
Mozart: Preludes and Fugues (after J. S. and W. F. Bach), K. 404a (Samouil, Tchitch, Gomziakov trio)
Schumann: Piano Quartet, op. 47 (Samouil, Tchitch, Gomziakov, Bjerken)

Elliott Carter: Cello Sonata (1948) (Lyon, Anastasio)
Brahms: Horn Trio, op. 40 (Nir, Samouil, Yampolsky)

Program II:

Monday, May 20, 8 PM, Milstein Hall
C. P. E. Bach: “Hamburger” Sonata for flute/fortepiano (Ein-Habar, Bilson)
Amit Gilutz: Skins (premiere) for dancer and percussionist (Samama, Compitello)
Schnittke: String Trio (Samouil, Tchitch, Gomziakov trio)

Kagel: No. 14 from The Tower of Babel – Melodies for a Solo Voice (Vassiliev)
William Kraft: Encounters IX, for alto sax and percussion (Spinazzola, Compitello)
J. S. Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 2, BWV 1067 (Ein-Habar, etc.)

 Program III:

Tuesday, May 21, 8 PM, Barnes Hall
Schumann: Andante and Variations, for two pianos, two cellos and horn (Anastasio, Bjerken, Gomziakov, Haines-Eitzen, Nir)
Erwin Schulhoff: Flute Sonata (1927) (Ein-Habar, Yampolsky)
Mussorgsky: Songs and Dances of Death (Vassiliev, Yampolsky)

Songs of Poulenc and Rudi Stephan (Vassiliev, Bjerken)
Grieg: Violin Sonata No. 3 in C Minor (Samouil, Yampolsky)

Program IV:

Wednesday, May 22, 8 PM, Barnes Hall
Haydn: Flute Trio in D Major (Ein-Habar, Gomziakov, Bilson)
Mozart: Horn Quintet, K. 407 (Nir, Kim, Tchitch, TBA, Gomziakov)

Mussorgsky: Without Sun (Vassiliev, Yampolsky)
Dohnanyi: Sextet, op. 37 (Yampolsky, Samouil, Tchitch, Haines-Eitzen, Nir, and Lau)

Program V:

Thursday, May 23, 8 PM, Carriage House Café
Ithaca’s favorite jazz pianist John Stetch joins in for an evening of duos with all of our guests . . . some serious, some fun.