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Festival Performances

Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival performances in Greenville
A. J. Fletcher Recital Hall on the Campus of East Carolina University
Call 1-800-ECU-ARTS (1-800-328-2787) for tickets

Season Opening Extravaganza, September 29-30
Phantastic Classics, December 8-9
Contrasts, January 12-13
Thrilling Season Finale, April 26-27

Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival donor event
Winter Celebration, February 19

Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival Next Generation Concerts
Next Generation Concerts I & II, October 23 & January 22

Regional Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival performances
New Bern: November 4 & April 28
Morehead City: February 17 

Musicians from the Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival at NC State University
Raleigh: October 1


 
Season Opening Extravaganza
Thursday, September 29, 7:00 p.m.
Friday, September 30, 8:00 p.m.

A. J. Fletcher Recital Hall, a reception follows each performance


Performers:
        
  Jesse Mills, violin
Program:
Johannes Brahms’ String Quintet in F Major, Op. 88
Felix Mendelssohn’s String Quintet in B Flat Major, Op. 87



 
Phantastic Classics
Thursday, December 8, 7:00 p.m.
Friday, December 9, 8:00 p.m.
A. J. Fletcher Recital Hall

Performers:
          Maria Lambros, viola
          Amit Peled, cello

Program:
Robert Schumann’s Piano Quartet in E Flat Major, Op. 47
Frank Bridge’s Phantasy for Piano Quartet in F Sharp Minor
Johannes Brahms’ Piano Quartet in C Minor, Op. 60


 
Contrasts
Thursday, January 12, 7:00 p.m. 
Friday, January 13, 8:00 p.m.
A. J. Fletcher Recital Hall

Performers:
Program:
Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Trio in D Major, Op. 70 No. 1 “Ghost”
Johannes Brahms’ Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major, Op. 100
Dmitri Shostakovich’s Piano Trio in E Minor, Op. 67


 
Thrilling season finale!
Thursday, April 26, 7:00 p.m.
Friday, April 27, 8:00 p.m.
A. J. Fletcher Recital Hall


Performers:

Program:
Edward Elgar’s String Serenade in E Minor, Op. 20 (arr. Ara Gregorian)
Arnold Schoenberg’s Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4
Johannes Brahms’ String Sextet in B Flat Major, Op. 18


 
Donor Event

Winter Celebration
is a private event in appreciation of our donors.
Sunday, February 19, 3:00 p.m.
A.J. Fletcher Recital Hall
Reception will immediately follow the concert


Performers: Robert McDonald, piano; Keiko Sekino, piano; Ara Gregorian, violin; Elina Vähälä, violin; Krzysztof Chorzelski, viola; Raman Ramakrishnan, cello

Program:
Ernst von Dohnányi’s Piano Quintet No.2 in E Flat Minor, Op. 26
Selected Two Piano Duos TBA
Johannes Brahms’ Piano Quintet in F Minor, Op. 34

 
Next Generation Concerts

Next Generation Concert l
October 23, 4:00 p.m. (free)
Featured Artist: Nicholas Cords, viola

Next Generation Concert ll
January 22, 4:00 p.m. (free)
Featured Artist: Michael Kannen, cello

Next Generation Concerts feature world-renowned guest artists and East Carolina University faculty artists Ara Gregorian, Emanuel Gruber, Benjamin Hochman, Hye-Jin Kim, Melissa Reardon, and Keiko Sekino performing alongside selected current and former ECU students.


 
Regional Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival performances

New Bern:


Saturday, April 28
Springtime Masterpieces
The Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival at Tryon Palace
Featuring:
Soovin Kim, violin
Axel Strauss, violin
Ara Gregorian, viola
Hsin-Yun Huang, viola
Ani Aznavoorian, cello
Michael Kannen, cello
Program: String Serenade, op. 20- Edward Elgar (arr. Ara Gregorian); Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4- Arnold Schoenberg Minor, Op. 49 aString Sextet in B-flat Major, op. 18- Johannes Brahms.

Performance 8:00 p.m. Doors and Seating 7:00 p.m.
Cullman Performance Hall, North Carolina History Center, 529 S. Front St., New Bern, NC
Tickets: $25 Adults, $22 Council of Friends Members, $10 Students
Presented by the Four Seasons Chamber Musical Festival in the Tryon Palace Performing Arts Series. Media
For tickets, call 1-800-ECU-ARTS (328-2787), 252-328-4788; or purchase online at
www.ecuarts.com

Morehead City:

Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival
Friday, Feb. 17, time TBA
The History Place
Morehead City, NC
Ticket info TBA


 
Musicians from the Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival at NC State University

Musicians from the Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival
Saturday, Oct. 1, 8:00 pm
NCSU Center Stage - Titmus Theater
North Carolina State University

$18 general admission, $13 NC State Faculty and Staff, $5 NC State students
919-515-1100,
ncsu.edu/arts