Season Composers

2021–2022 Season

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) – Germany

  • Folksong Arrangements (selection)

Arthur Bliss (1891-1975) – England

  • Music for Strings, F. 123 (1935)

Ernest Bloch (1880-1959) – Switzerland/USA

  • Piano Quintet No. 1 (1921-23)

Sylvie Bodorová (1954) – Czech Republic

  • Terezín Ghetto Requiem (1998)

Gloria Coates (1938) – USA

  • String Quartet No. 1, “Protestation Quartet” (1965-66)

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912) – England

  • Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 1 (1893)

George Enescu (1881-1955) – Romania

  • Octet for Strings in C major, Op. 7 (1900)

Elena Firsova (1950) – Russia

  • Leaving (1998)

Sofia Gubaidulina (1931) – Russia

  • Piano Quintet (1957)

Karl Amadeus Hartmann (1905-1963) – Germany

  • Concerto Funebre (1939, rev, 1959)

Bernard Herrmann (1911-1975) – USA

  • Sinfonietta (1935)

Paul Hindemith (1895-1963) – Germany

  • Sonata for Solo Viola No. 4 (1937)

Joseph Holbrooke (1878-1958) – England

  • String Quartet No. 2, Op. 59A, “Impressions” (1915)

Erich Wolfgang Korngold (1897-1957) – Austria

  • String Sextet in D major, Op. 10 (1914-16)

Lori Laitman (1955) – USA

  • Men With Small Heads (2000)

Edvard Mirzojan (1921-2012) – Armenia

  • Symphony in C major for Strings and Timpani (1962)

Dora Pejačevic (1885-1923) – Croatia

  • Piano Quartet in D minor, Op. 25 (1908)

Florence Beatrice Price (1887-1953) – USA

  • Piano Quintet in A minor (c. 1935)

Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868) – Italy

  • Sonata No. 6 in D major (1804)

Erwin Schulhoff (1894-1942) – Czech Republic

  • String Sextet (1920-24)

Franz Schreker (1878-1934) – Austria

  • Intermezzo for String Orchestra, Op. 8 (1900)

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) – Russia

  • Concerto in C minor for Piano, Trumpet, and String Orchestra, Op. 35 (1933)

Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959) – Brazil

  • String Quartet No. 5 (1931)

Franz Waxman (1906-1967) – Germany

  • Carmen Fantasie (1946)

Kurt Weill (1900-1950) – Germany

  • Four Walt Whitman Songs (1942-47)

Alexander von Zemlinsky (1871-1942) – Austria

  • String Quartet No. 2, Op. 15 (1915)

Ellen Taafe Zwilich (1939) – USA

  • Quintet for Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass, and Piano (2010)

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