The Winnipeg Chamber Music Society
Sun, Sep 27, 2015
Wed, Oct 28, 2015
Sun, Jan 17, 2016
Sun, Mar 13, 2016
Sun, Apr 24, 2016

Mozart and More!
  Sun, May 29, 2016
  Tue, May 31, 2016


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The 2015–2016 Season

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1:   SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2015, 8 PM

Gwen Hoebig, violin
Karl Stobbe, violin
Daniel Scholz, viola
Yuri Hooker, cello
David Moroz, piano

BEETHOVEN
Trio in G major, op. 9 no. 1
for violin, viola and cello

ELGAR
Quintet in A minor, op. 84
for piano, two violins, viola and cello

We launch our 29th season with an exuberant early masterpiece by Beethoven, paired with the aristocratic and extravagantly romantic Quintet of Sir Edward Elgar!

 

2:   WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2015, 8 PM

Sarah Jo Kirsch, soprano
Gwen Hoebig, violin
Karl Stobbe, violin
Daniel Scholz, viola
Elise Lavallée, viola
Yuri Hooker, cello
David Moroz, piano

MAHLER
Quartet in A minor
for piano, violin, viola and cello

R. STRAUSS
Improvisation, op. 18b
for violin and piano

A selection of Art Songs TBA
for voice and piano

SCHOENBERG
Verklärte Nacht, op. 4
for two violins, two violas and two cellos

Mahler… and Beyond! THE WCMS contribution to the WSO's 2015 Mahlerfest is a special mid-week concert of luxuriant late romantic music, featuring works devoted to transformation, acceptance and redemption.

 

3:   SUNDAY, JANUARY 17, 2016, 8 PM

Gwen Hoebig, violin
Micah Heilbrunn, clarinet
Yuri Hooker, cello
David Moroz, piano

Program to include:

MESSIAEN
Quartet for the End of Time
for violin, clarinet, cello and piano

THE WCMS honours the 75th anniversary – 15 January 1941 – of the premiere of Messiaen's visionary, ecstatic masterpiece, combined with dramatic readings and Messiaen's own commentaries.

 

4:   SUNDAY, MARCH 13, 2016, 8 PM

Gwen Hoebig, violin
Karl Stobbe, violin
Daniel Scholz, viola
Yuri Hooker, cello
Darryl Friesen, piano
David Moroz, piano

HAYDN
Trio in E flat major, Hob.XV:30
for piano, violin and cello

SCHUBERT
Fantasie in F minor, D940
for piano duet

PETERS
Intrada
for two violins, viola, cello and piano duet

DVOŘÁK
String Quartet in F major, op. 96 – American
for two violins, viola and cello

A delightful and inspired trio by Haydn, poignantly introspective music of Schubert, a dynamic miniature by Randolph Peters and Dvořák's most beloved String Quartet!

 

5:   SUNDAY, APRIL 24, 2016, 8 PM

Gwen Hoebig, violin
Karl Stobbe, violin
Daniel Scholz, viola
Yuri Hooker, cello
David Moroz, piano

J.S. BACH / SHOSTAKOVICH
A selection of Preludes and Fugues
for solo piano

BEETHOVEN
Grosse Fugue in B flat major, op. 130
Quartet in F major, op. 18 no. 1
for two violins, viola and cello

Our multi-season Beethoven quartet project comes full circle with performances of his last – then first! – string quartets, prefaced by ingenious and sophisticated compositions for solo piano!

 

F:   MOZART AND MORE!

On Sunday, May 29 and Tuesday, May 31, THE WINNIPEG CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY presents the 2016 edition of Mozart and More!

Co-sponsored by The Winnipeg Art Gallery, these programs were created especially for Mozart lovers and chamber music fans, presenting masterpieces of the repertoire – our own mini-Festival featuring Winnipeg's most popular classical artists performing some of the greatest chamber music ever written!

Gwen Hoebig, violin
Karl Stobbe, violin
Daniel Scholz, viola
Yuri Hooker, cello
David Moroz, piano

SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2016, 7:30 PM

MOZART
Piano Trio in E major, K542

BIRTEL
Fox, You've Stolen the Goose (as Beethoven could have possibly composed it)

BEETHOVEN
String Quartet in C major, op. 29

TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2016, 7:30 PM

HUMMEL
Piano Trio in E flat major, op. 12

SHCHEDRIN
Let's Play an Opera by Rossini!

GRAAF
Duo Economique

MOZART
String Quartet in D major, K499

 


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