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Chamber Music on SC Public Radio | Spoleto at Home

Duration: 2 hours on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. 1 hour on Friday.

Overview

Curated by Geoff Nuttall, the Charles E. and Andrea L. Volpe Director of Chamber Music
Hosted by Bradley Fuller of South Carolina Public Radio and Geoff Nuttall

Your midday musical treat – from the comfort of your couch

Since the Festival’s inception in 1977, the twice-daily chamber music concerts at Dock Street Theatre have been beloved cornerstones of each season, famous for their joyous assemblage of leading musicians and eclectic programming. From May 22 to June 7, join us for 11 weekday radio broadcasts of 11 concerts from the past decade, hand-selected by the one and only Geoff Nuttall. Programs will air Monday through Friday beginning at 11:00am EDT on South Carolina Public Radio’s “Sonatas and Soundscapes.” As a special treat, Nuttall will join host Bradley Fuller to introduce each concert and interview various performers.

Listen LIVE weekdays at 11:00am EDT

In South Carolina? Check your local listings here. Those outside of South Carolina can stream the weekday show online at southcarolinapublicradio.org at 11:00am EDT; all listeners must tune in at the scheduled time.

Upcoming Schedule of Concerts

 

Thursday, May 28 at 11:00am EDT: Season 2016, Program IX

Garden of Follies
Andrew Norman (b 1979)
James Austin Smith, oboe; Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Ouverture-Suite, TWV 55:G10, “Burlesque de Quixotte”
Georg Philipp Telemann (1681 – 1767)
Livia Sohn and Geoff Nuttall, violins; Lesley Richardson, viola; Christopher Costanza, cello; Anthony Manzo, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

Sonata in G Minor, op. 19
Serge Rachmaninoff (1873 – 1943)
Alisa Weilerstein, cello; Inon Barnatan, piano

 

Friday, May 29 at 11:00am EDT: Season 2011, Program V

Quintet in G minor (from the ballet Trapeze), Op. 39
Sergei Prokofiev (1891–1953)
Todd Palmer, clarinet; James Austin Smith, oboe; Livia Sohn, violin; Daniel Phillips, viola; Anthony Manzo, double bass

Trio for Piano, Flute and Cello in F major, Hob.XV:17
Franz Joseph Haydn (1732–1809)
Tara Helen O’Connor, flute; Alisa Weilerstein, cello; Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

Ich habe genug, BWV 82
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Tyler Duncan, baritone; James Austin Smith, oboe; Geoff Nuttall and Livia Sohn, violin; Daniel Phillips, viola; Christopher Costanza, cello; Anthony Manzo, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

 

Monday June 1 at 11:00am EDT: Season 2018, Program VII

Concerto for Oboe and Violin in B-flat Major, RV 548
Antonio Vivaldi (1678 – 1741)
James Austin Smith, oboe; Owen Dalby, violin; Geoff Nuttall and Livia Sohn, violin; Meena Bhasin, viola; Joshua Roman, cello; Doug Balliett, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

Aus dem Nachlass
Mauricio Kagel (1931 – 2008)
Masumi Rostad, viola; Joshua Roman, cello; Doug Balliett, double bass

Piano Quartet no. 1 in G Minor, op. 25
Johannes Brahms (1833 – 97)
Inon Barnatan, piano; Livia Sohn, violin; Meena Bhasin, viola; Nina Lee, cello

 

Tuesday, June 2 at 11:00am EDT: Season 2012, Program II

A Night Piece
Arthur Foote (1853–1937)
Tara Helen O’Connor, flute; St. Lawrence String Quartet

Symphony No. 101 “The Clock” H 1/101
Franz Joseph Haydn (1732–1809), arr. Salomon
Inon Barnatan, piano; Tara Helen O’Connor, flute; St. Lawrence String Quartet

Piano Quintet in F‐sharp minor, Op. 67
Amy Beach (1867–1944)
Pedja Muzijevic, piano; St. Lawrence String Quartet

 

Wednesday June 3 at 11:00am EDT: Season 2016, Program VI

Praeludium and Allegro
Caprice Viennois, op. 2
Fritz Kreisler (1875 – 1962)
Benjamin Beilman, violin; Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Agamemnon’s Aria (the world premiere)
Osvaldo Golijov (b 1960)
Tyler Duncan, baritone; St. Lawrence String Quartet

Souvenir de Florence
Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky (1840 – 93)
Livia Sohn and Benjamin Beilman, violin; Daniel Phillips and Geoff Nuttall, viola; Alisa Weilerstein and Christopher Costanza, cello

 

Thursday, June 4 at 11:00am EDT: Season 2018, Program XI

“Gesang der Geister über den Wassern,” D 714
Franz Schubert (1797 – 1828)
Men of Westminster Choir; Masumi Rostad and Meena Bhasin, viola; Nina Lee and Joshua Roman, cello; Doug Balliett, double bass; Joe Miller, conductor

Cello Sonata in C major, op. 102
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 – 1827)
Joshua Roman, cello; Gilles Vonsattel, piano

“Salut! Demeure chaste et pure” from Faust
Charles-François Gounod (1818 – 93)
Paul Groves, tenor; Geoff Nuttall and Owen Dalby, violin; Meena Bhasin and Masumi Rostad, viola; Nina Lee and Joshua Roman, cello; Doug Balliett, double bass; Gilles Vonsattel, piano

“Una Furtiva Lagrima” from L’elisir d’amore
Gaetano Donizetti (1797 – 1848)
Paul Groves, tenor; Todd Palmer, clarinet; Geoff Nuttall and Owen Dalby, violin; Meena Bhasin and Masumi Rostad, viola; Nina Lee and Joshua Roman, cello; Doug Balliett, double bass; Gilles Vonsattel, piano

“Summer” from Four Seasons
Antonio Vivaldi (1678 – 1741)
Livia Sohn, violin; Geoff Nuttall and Owen Dalby, violin; Masumi Rostad, viola; Nina Lee, cello; Doug Balliett, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

“Who Wants to Live Forever”
Queen (Brian May, b 1947), arr. Doug Balliett
Paul Groves, tenor; Peter Moore, trombone; Todd Palmer, clarinet; Geoff Nuttall, Livia Sohn, and Owen Dalby, violin; Meena Bhasin and Masumi Rostad, viola; Nina Lee and Joshua Roman, cello; Doug Balliett, double bass; Gilles Vonsattel, keyboard

 

Friday, June 5 at 11:00am EDT: Season 2011, Program XI

“Moses Phantasy” Variations on a Theme by Rossini
Niccolò Paganini (1782–1840)
Alisa Weilerstein, cello; Inon Barnatan, piano

“Die Forelle” (“The Trout”), D. 550
Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
Tyler Duncan, baritone; Inon Barnatan, piano

Piano Quintet in A major, D. 667 (“The Trout”)
Franz Schubert (1797–1828)
Pedja Muzijevic, piano; Geoff Nuttall, violin; Hsin-Yun Huang, viola; Christopher Costanza, cello; Anthony Manzo, double bass