Lincoln Center Ensemble Returns to Drew
The Chamber Music Society’s second concert of its 2012-13 season in Madison will be on Feb. 4.
MADISON, NJ—The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS) will continue its 2012-13 residency in Drew University’s Concert Hall on February 4 with a performance of masterworks ranging from 18th-century Mozart to contemporary pieces for winds and piano. Winter Winds is the second performance in a three-part season, which will conclude on April 18 with a concert featuring works by Schubert and Dean.
“The Chamber Music Society’s partnership with Drew continues to pair world-class talent with the exceptional acoustics of our Concert Hall,” said University President Vivian A. Bull. “The remaining performances this season, starting with Winter Winds, promise to match the outstanding quality that has made the Concert Hall one of our area’s leading venues for the arts.”
Winter Winds will feature virtuosi CMS artists Gilles Vonsattel (piano); Tara Helen O’Connor (flute); Stephen Taylor (oboe); David Shifrin (clarinet); Peter Kolkay (bassoon); and William Purvis (horn).
The evening’s program will include the following compositions (subject to change):
- Poulenc Trio for Oboe, Bassoon, and Piano (1926)
- Canteloube Rustiques for Oboe, Clarinet, and Bassoon (1946)
- Milhaud La cheminée du roi René, Suite for Woodwind Quintet, Op. 205 (1939)
- Ligeti Six Bagatelles for Wind Quintet (1953)
- Mozart Quintet in E-flat major for Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn, and Piano, K. 452 (1784)
Winter Winds will begin at 8:00 p.m. in Drew’s Dorothy Young Center for the Arts Concert Hall. Tickets are $55 for the general public and $15 for students with a valid educational ID. To purchase tickets, please call the box office at 973.408.3917. Additional information about the February 4 performance and other CMS appearances at Drew—along with a Concert Hall seating chart—is available online at www.drew.edu/community/the-concert-hall.