Composers from four eras and four cultures combine for this rare program which finds each of them at emotional heights, from Schubert’s early, darkly passionate sonata, to Bloch’s turbulent masterpiece composed between the first and second world wars.
Schubert | Sonatina No. 3 in G minor for Violin and Piano, D. 408, Op. 137, No. 3 (1816)
Barber | Dover Beach for Voice and String Quartet, Op. 3 (1931)
Arensky |Quartet No. 2 in A minor for Violin, Viola, and Two Cellos, Op. 35 (1894)
Bloch | Quintet No. 1 for Piano, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello (1921-23)
Yunpeng Wang, baritone; Michael Brown, piano; Kristin Lee, violin; Danbi Um, violin; Matthew Lipman, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello; David Finckel, cello