Free Jazz Concert!!
Paul Ferguson, director
Evelyn Wright, vocals
Pack a picnic, grab a lawn chair or a blanket and sit back and enjoy a summer evening in the park with Cleveland’s own amazing jazz orchestra. The CJO will perform music of Ray Charles, Paul Ferguson, Joe Henderson, Cole Porter, Howie Smith, Jule Styne and Irving Berlin, among others.
… an Arts in August event
Cicilia Yudha, piano
Janáček: Pohádka (Fairy Tale) for Cello & Piano, JW 7/5
Kodály: Solo Cello Sonata, Op. 8
Messiaen: from Quatuor pour la fin du temps
Louange à l’Éternité de Jésus
Chopin: Sonata for Cello & Piano, Op. 65
Daniel Meyer, Artistic Director & Conductor
Jinjoo Cho, violin
Acclaimed violinist Jinjoo Cho brings her “intense lyricism and heartfelt tenderness” to one of the greatest concertos written for the instrument. The program opens with Robert Schumann’s mini-symphony, Overture, Scherzo and Finale. Inspired by the Baroque, British composer Thomas Adès reinterprets the harpsichord studies of François Couperin.
Schumann: Overture, Scherzo and Finale, Op. 52
Adès: Three Studies from Couperin
Tchaikovsky: D Major Violin Concerto, Op. 35
7pm, Monday, December 16, 2019
A Cleveland Tradition!
December 15th concert generously sponsored by Kenneth Noetzel
Lynne Ramsey, viola / Ralph Curry, cello
Quartet in Eb Major, Op. 74 ‘Harp’
Quartet in F Major, Op. 18, No. 1
The complete series of Beethoven quartets by the Amici Quartet is generously sponsored by an anonymous donor.
René Schiffer, cello
René is principal cello of Apollo’s Fire.
PROGRAM: J. S. Bach (1685 – 1750)
Prelude, from G Major Cello Suite, BWV 1007 (Becker)
Suite No. 1 in G Major, BVW 1007
Allemande, from Suite No. 6 in D(G) Major, BWV 1012
R. Schiffer: Prelude, from Partita in G minor, BMW 17465 (world premiere!)
Suite No. 4 in E-flat Major, BWV 1010
Dmitri Vorobiev, piano
P R O G R A M
Bach/Schumann: Chaconne in D minor for Violin & Piano
(Robert Schumann transcription)
Robert Schumann: Violin Sonata No. 1 in A minor, Op. 105
Bohuslav Martinů: Violin Sonata in C Major, H.120
Bedřich Smetana: From My Homeland – Two Pieces for Violin & Piano
Beethoven: G minor Sonata, Op. 5, No. 2
Chausson: Pièce for Cello & Piano, Op. 39
Britten: Sonata in C, Op. 65
Brahms: F Major Sonata, Op. 99
Mussorgsky: Gopak – Danse russe
Mark Kosower’s appearance has been made possible by a generous anonymous donor.