WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13 at 7:30PM

OPENING NIGHT – “CHOPIN IN PARIS”

Francis Poulenc
L’invitation au Château (Invitation to the Castle)
– incidental music
Vadim Gluzman, violin; Ilya Shterenberg, clarinet
Angela Yoffe, piano

Maurice Ravel
String Quartet in F minor
Ariel String Quartet

Frederic Chopin
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, op. 11 – Chamber Version
William Wolfram, piano
Vadim Gluzman, Lisa Shihoten, violin;
Masumi Per Rostad, viola, Ani Aznavoorian, cello

FRIDAY, JUNE 15 at 6:00PM*

THE NEW GENERATION

Pre-concert performance showcasing Chicago area’s talented young musicians from the Betty Haag Academy of Music, featuring cellist Ekaterina Ivanova-Martynova, 2018 Arkady Fomin Scholarship Fund recipient

* free with purchase of a ticket for the same day evening’s concert (June 15 at 7:30PM)

FRIDAY, JUNE 15 at 7:30PM

“TO LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP”

Antonín Dvořák
Sonatina in G major op. 100
Arranged by Jack Brymer
Ilya Shterenberg, clarinet
Ariel Quartet

Dmitry Shostakovich
Piano Trio No. 2 in E minor, op. 67
William Wolfram, piano; Vadim Gluzman, violin
Mark Kosower, cello

Johannes Brahms
String Sextet No. 1 in B-flat major, op. 18
Vadim Gluzman, Lisa Shihoten, violin;
Masumi Per Rostad, Jan Grüning viola;
Mark Kosower, Ani Aznavoorian, cello

SATURDAY, JUNE 16 at 7:30PM

VIVALDI & TCHAIKOVSKY GALA

Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto for two cellos in G minor RV 531
Ekaterina Ivanova-Martynova*, Mark Kosower, cello
The Festival Ensemble

Giacomo Puccin
Crisantemi (Chrysantemums), elegy for string quartet
Ariel Quartet

Nino Rota
Concerto for Strings
The Festival Ensemble

Pēteris Vasks
Musica Serena**
The Festival Ensemble

Petr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Serenade for Strings in C major op. 48
The Festival Ensemble

* 2018 Arkady Fomin Scholarship Fund recipient
** American premiere performance

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