Mayfest 2016

Guest Artists

Chris Grymes, clarinet
Gilad Karni, viola
Iride Martinez, soprano
Zvi Plesser, cello
Tatiana Samouil, violin
Xiao-Dong Wang, violin

Program I:

Friday, May 20, 8 PM, Klarman Hall
Davidovsky: Synchronisms No. 12 for clarinet and electronic sounds (Grymes)
Mozart: “Kegelstatt” Trio (Grymes, Wang, Yampolsky)

Franck: Piano Quintet in F Minor (Samouil, Wang, Karni, Plesser, Yampolsky)

Program II:

Saturday, May 21, 8 PM, Barnes Hall
Loiacono: Three Tarantellas (Grymes, Bjerken)
Prokofiev: Violin Sonata in F Minor (Wang, Bjerken)

Beethoven: Septet in E-flat Major (Grymes, Goodhew, Shuhan, Samouil, Karni, Plesser, Walker)
 

Program III:

Sunday, May 22, 2 PM, Lab of Ornithology
Music about birds and nature by Robert and Clara Schumann, Schubert, and Mendelssohn (Martínez, Fitz Gibbon, Grymes, Moseley, and McCullough)
Reception with sweets by Ba-Li Cravings and brew by Copper Horse Coffee
Program IV:

Sunday, May 22, 8 PM, Barnes Hall
Prokofiev: Cello Sonata, op. 119 (Plesser, Yampolsky)
Strauss: 6 Lieder (“Brentano”), op. 68 (Martínez, Bjerken)

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet excerpts, arr. Borisovsky (Karni, Yampolsky)
Stucky: Piano Quintet (Wang, Samouil, Karni, Plesser, Bjerken)
 

Program V:

Monday, May 23, 8 PM, Carriage House Café
Clara Schumann: Six Lieder, op. 13 (Martínez, Yampolsky)
Shostakovich: Viola Sonata, op. 147 (Karni, Yampolsky)

Brahms:  7 Fantasien, op. 116, nos. 2,3,6,7 (Yampolsky)
Zemlinsky: Walzer-Gesänge, op. 6 (Martínez, Yampolsky)

Program VI:

Tuesday, May 24, 8 PM, Barnes Hall
Chausson: Chanson perpétuelle (Martínez, Samouil, Wang, Karni, Plesser, Bjerken)
Strauss: Violin Sonata in E-flat, op. 18 (Samouil, Bjerken)

Applebaum: Aphasia (Compitello)
Schumann: Piano Trio in G Minor, op. 110 (Samouil, Plesser, Yampolsky)