Masterworks of Five Centuries 2019-2020 Saturday Concert Series
DATE: Saturday, March 28, 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.
Fellows also join Slowik, Vera Beths, and Steven Dann for a program that includes the original sextet version of Verklärte Nacht.
Schubert: Quartet in A Minor, D804, “Rosamunde”
Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4
Smithsonian Chamber Players: Vera Beths, violin; Steven Dann, viola; Kenneth Slowik, violoncello
with SCMS Fellows
Program, location, and artists are subject to change.
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National Museum of American History
Nicholas and Eugenia Taubman Hall of Music
14th St & Constitution Ave NW