Spoleto Chamber Music Series
Sundays @ 6PM

Every spring for more than 30 years, the Spoleto Chamber Music Festival has showcased world-class musicians in the historic theaters, churches and outdoor spaces of Charleston, South Carolina.  This radio series features the renowned St. Lawrence String Quartet, cellist Alisa Weilerstein, clarinetist Todd Palmer, pianist Inon Barnaton, flutist Tara Helen O'Connor, violist Daniel Philips, and violinists Livia Sohn and Benjamin Beilman.  Also participating is composer in residence Osvaldo Golijov, who presents the world premiere of his "Drag Down the Sky."  Host Lisa Simeone brings listeners thoughtful commentary and historical background on the pieces, composers, and artists featured on the series.


Johann Sebastian Bach:  Violin Sonata No. 2 in A Major, BWV 1015
Geoff Nuttall, violin;  Stephen Prutsman, piano

Louis Andriessen:  Aanloop en sprongen (Rincorsa e salti)
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute;  James Austin Smith, oboe;  Todd Palmer, clarinet

George Gershwin:  "Summertime" and "Embraceable You"
Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor;  James Austin Smith, oboe;  Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Felix Mendelssohn:  Piano Sextet, Op. 110
Pedja Muzijevic, piano;  Owen Dalby, violin;  Daniel Phillips and Lesley Robertson, violas; Christopher Costanza, cello;  Anthony Manzo, double bass


George Frideric Handel:  Where'er You Walk" from Semele and "Why Do the Nations" from Messiah
Tyler Duncan, baritone;  Geoff Nuttall and Owen Dalby, violins;  Daniel Phillips, viola; Christopher Costanza, cello;  Anthony Manzo, double bass;  Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

Gordon Beeferman:  Occupy Bassoon III Drumming and Chanting
Peter Kolkay, bassoon

Franz Joseph Haydn:  Divertimento in C Major, Hob. II:11 "Der Geburtstag"
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute;  James Austin Smith, oboe;  Daniel Phillips and Livia Sohn, violins;  Christopher Costanza, cello;  Anthony Manzo, double bass;  Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

Suzanne Farrin:  "Unico spirito" from La Dolce Morte
Anthony Roth Costanzo, countertenor;  James Austin Smith, oboe;  Peter Kolkay, bassoon

Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka:  Trio pathétique in D minor
Todd Palmer, clarinet;  Peter Kolkay, bassoon;  Pedja Muzijevic, piano


Francis Poulenc:  Sonata for Clarinet and Bassoon
Todd Palmer, clarinet;  Peter Kolkay, bassoon

Gabriel Faure:  Piano Quintet No. 1 in D minor, Op. 89
Stephen Prutsman, piano;  St. Lawrence String Quartet

Maurice Ravel:  La Valse
Pedja Muzijevic and Pavel Kolesnikov, piano


Fritz Kreisler:  Praeludium and Allegro Caprice Viennois, Op. 2
Benjamin Beilman, violin;  Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Carl Phillip Emanuel Bach:  Sonata in E-flat Major, Wq. 63 No. 5
Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky:  Souvenir de Florence
Livia Sohn and Benjamin Beilman, violins;  Daniel Phillips and Geoff Nuttall, violas;  Alisa
Weilerstein and Christopher Costanza, cellos


Franz Schubert:  "Wandrers Nachtlied" and "Erlkonig"
Tyler Duncan, baritone;  Inon Barnatan, piano

Sean Shepherd: Quintet
James Austin Smith, oboe;  Todd Palmer, clarinet;  Livia Sohn, violin;  Daniel Phillips, viola; Anthony Manzo, bass

Erik Wolfgang Korngold:  Piano Quintet in E Major, Op. 15
St. Lawrence String Quartet;  Stephen Prutsman, piano


Franz Joseph Haydn:  String Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 33 No. 2 "The Joke"
St. Lawrence String Quartet

Franz Joseph Haydn:  Trio in D Major, Op. 38 No. 6
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute;  Daniel Phillips, violin;  Christopher Costanza, cello

Franz Joseph Haydn:  Symphony in G Major, Op. 94 "Surprise"
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute;  Anthony Manzo, bass;  Pedja Muzijevic, piano;  St.
Lawrence String Quartet


Andrew Norman:  Garden of Follies
James Austin Smith, oboe; Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Georg Philipp Telemann:  Ouverture-Suite, TWV 55:G10 "Burlesque de Quixotte"
Livia Sohn and Geoff Nuttall, violins;  Lesley Richardson, viola;  Christopher Costanza, cello; Anthony Manzo, double bass;  Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

Randall Woolf: Righteous Babe
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute;  Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Johann Sebastian Bach:  Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067
Livia Sohn and Barry Shiffman, violins;  Tara Helen O'Connor, flute;  Daniel Phillips, viola/violin; Alisa Weilerstein, cello;  Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord;  St. Lawrence String Quartet