Masterworks of Five Centuries 2019-2020 Saturday Concert Series
DATE: Saturday, April 18, 2020
TIMES: Pre-Concert Lecture at 6:30 p.m.
Concert at 7:30 p.m.
The 43rd season of the Smithsonian Chamber Music Society features masterpieces from the late 16th to the mid-20th centuries, played on some of the world’s most highly prized musical instruments.
Kenneth Slowik, SCMS artistic director and recipient of the Smithsonian Distinguished Scholar Award, again curates a series of pre-concert talks one hour prior to each concert.
The final spring concert features works by Bach, Haydn, and Mozart with Axelrod Quartet’s Marc Destrubé.
J.S. Bach: Partita in G Major, BWV 829
J.S. Bach: Sonata in C Minor, BWV 1017
Haydn: Sonata in E Minor, Hob. XVI: 34
Mozart: Sonata in D Major, K306/300
Smithsonian Chamber Players: Marc Destrubé, violin; Kenneth Slowik, harpsichord and fortepiano
Program, location, and artists are subject to change.
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