In the 2016-2017 series you’ll hear the best of the current generation of chamber music artists and established stars in a rich diversity of repertoire and programs. Produced jointly by the UO School of Music and Dance and the Oregon Bach Festival, our series remains the only one in Lane County devoted exclusively to chamber music performed by internationally-acclaimed artists. Join us.
To purchase tickets, visit the website of the Hult Center Ticket Office for season tickets or for phone orders, call 541-682-5000.
Emerson String Quartet
Sunday October 2, 2016 | 3 p.m. | Beall Hall
1. Ravel Quartet
2. Grieg Quartet
3. Debussy Quartet
Russian String Orchestra
Sunday October 23, 2016 | 3 p.m. | Beall Hall
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (17561791) Divertimento in D, K. 136 (1772, '12) ARNOLD SCHOENBERG (18741951) Verklaerte Nacht (Transfigured Night), Op. 4 (1899, '26) FRANZ SCHUBERT (17971828) Death and the Maiden Quartet in D minor, D. 810, (1824, '39) (arranged by M. Rachlevsky) In the first half of the program, Mozart's sparkling Divertimento is followed by Schoenberg's passionate tone poem. After the intermission, Schubert's glorious score completes this all Viennese program.
Ching-Yun Hu, piano
November 20, 2016 | 3 p.m
Scriabin Sonata No. 2 in g-sharp minor, Op. 19, “Sonata-Fantasy”; Schubert Three Piano Pieces, D. 946; Chopin Variations on “Là ci darem la mano”, Op. 2; Rachmaninoff Sonata No. 2 in b-flat minor, Op. 36 (1931)
Sunday January 29, 2017 | 7 p.m. | Beall Hall
Elizabethan Visions William Byrd (ca.1540-1623): Kyrie from Missa a4 Fantasia a4 (III) [In manus tuus] Thomas Tallis (c1505-1585): In nomine II a4 Robert Parsons (c1530-1570): Ut re mi fa sol la a4 Jacobean Voices Richard Mico (c1590-1661): Pavan no.3 Fancy no.4 Fancy no.5 Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625): Pavan Lord Salisbury Peascod Time Commonwealth Vagaries Matthew Locke (1622-1677): Sett no.6 in G major Fantazie-Courante-Ayre-Saraband Restauration Veneration Henry Purcell (1659-1695): Three Fantazias a4 (1680) Art of Fugue Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750): Kunst der Fuge, BWV 1080 Contrapunctus 11 Contrapunctus 9 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791): Fuga in G minor, K. 401
SPECIAL DAY AND TIME
Dover Quartet with Avi Avital, mandolin
Saturday, February 18, 2017 | 7:30 p.m. | Beall Hall
By arrangement with Chamber Music Northwest
Tsintsadze: Six Miniatures for string quartet and mandolin Smetana: Quartet No. 1, "From My Life" Bach: Chaconne in D minor, for solo mandolin David Bruce: Cymbeline for string quartet and mandolin
March 12, 2017 | 3 p.m. | Beall Hall
Beethoven Trio in D major, Op. 70, No. 1 "Ghost" Chausson Trio in G minor, Op. 3 Brahms Trio No. 2 in C major, Op. 87