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Masterworks of Five Centuries (Saturday series)

Smithsonian Chamber Music Society In-Person Concert

Weekend Performance

Saturday, November 4, 2023 - 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. ET
Code: 1P0821
National Museum of American History
Nicholas and Eugenia Taubman Hall of Music
14th St & Constitution Ave NW
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Smithsonian Chamber Music Society concerts are held in the intimate Nicholas and Eugenia Taubman Hall of Music, American History Museum (Photo: Hugh Talman/Smithsonian)

The 46th season of the Smithsonian Chamber Music Society features musical masterpieces from the late 16th century to the cusp of the 21st, played on some of the world’s most highly prized musical instruments. Veteran musicians of the Society are joined in several of the programs by emerging artists during this 7-concert series held mostly on Saturdays. The season presents three chamber program dyads, plus a chamber orchestra concert. The Smithsonian Consort of Viols makes two appearances.

Concert Program

This concert features Kenneth Slowik partnered by violinist Edwin Huizinga and viol player Arnie Tanimoto for sonatas and trios of J. S. Bach and Jean-Philippe Rameau. Note this program features a pre-concert lecture at 6:30 p.m.

Sonatas and Trios of Bach and Rameau 

Edwin Huizinga, violin; Arnie Tanimoto, viola da gamba; Kenneth Slowik, harpsichord 

Additional Masterworks of Five Centuries Saturday Series Concerts

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