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Chamber Ensemble USA

Leader: Thomas Bowes

19 October: Pawling, NY

20 October: Ossining, NY Tickets

21 October: Fairfax, VA Tickets

22 October: Blacksburg, VA Tickets

23 October: Birmingham, AL

24 October: Athens, GA Tickets

26 October: Phoenix, AZ Tickets

27 October: Overland Parks, KS Tickets

28 October: Santa Monica, CA Tickets

30 October: Santa Fe, NM Tickets

 

Programme include:

Brahms String Sextet No.2 in G Major Op.36

Shostakovich Prelude and Scherzo for String Octet Op.11

Mendelssohn Octet for Strings in E flat Major Op.20

Raff Octet for Strings in C Major Op.176

Borodin Sextet in Two Movements

"The string sound is just gorgeous, big and pliant and vibrant, and the ensemble level defies all expectations — every note, every attack, precisely in the right place. Incisive, committed playing brought every measure to life."
Melinda Bargreen, Seattle Times

"[Murray Perahia’s] gestures are flowing and demonstrative, and they brought forth a performance with the same shapeliness and zest that characterized the concertos. The orchestra produced a lovely sound, section for section, and often played with the cohesiveness of a chamber ensemble."
Alan Koznin, New York Times

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