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May 22, 23

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Bach & Bruckner
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Bach, Violin concerto in D minor, BWV1052R
Bruckner, Symphony no. 4 in E flat major, "Romantic", WAB 104
Leonidas Kavakos, Violin, Conductor
Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Tue 22 May at 19:00

Le phénix, Aulnoy-les-Valenciennes

Bernstein Centennial
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Gershwin, Lullaby for Strings
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Copland, Apalachian Suite
Bernstein, Wonderful Town: Overture
Orchestre National de Picardie
Arie van Beek, Conductor
Tai Murray, Violin
Tue 22 May at 19:30

Stoller Hall, Manchester

Castalian Quartet
Castalian Quartet
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Haydn, String Quartet no. 63 in B flat major "Sunrise," Op.76 no.4, Hob III:78
Fauré, String Quartet in E minor, Op.121
Beethoven, String Quartet in F (arr of Piano Sonata Op.14 no.1), Hess 34
Castalian String Quartet
Sini Simonen, Violin
Daniel Roberts, Violin
Charlotte Bonneton, Violin
Christopher Graves, Cello
Tue 22 May at 20:15
© Simon van Boxtel
Janine Jansen & London Symphony Orchestra: Sibelius
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Sibelius, Violin Concerto in D minor, Op.47
Sibelius, Symphony no. 6 in D minor, Op.104
Sibelius, Symphony no. 7 in C major, Op.105
Michael Tilson Thomas, Conductor
Janine Jansen, Violin
May 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31, Jun 01, 02, 04, 05, 06, 08, 09

Gate Theatre, London

Effigies of Wickedness (Songs banned by the Nazis)
English National Opera
Ellen McDougall, Director
Ellan Parry, Costume Designer
Peter Brathwaite, Baritone
Lucy McCormick, Vocals
Katie Bray, Mezzo-soprano
Fra Rustumji, Violin
Tue 22 May at 18:00

YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, New York City

Joachim Stutschewsky and the Music of His World
Stutschewsky, Other (Chamber Music works)
Julian Schwarz, Cello
Marika Bournaki, Piano
Avi Nagin, Violin
Alec Manasse, Clarinet
Tue 22 May at 18:30

Handel & Hendrix, London

Music and Medicine
Marais, Le Tableau d L'Operation de la Taille
Marais, Pièces de viole
Lully, Chaconne
Froberger, Suite in D major, FbWV 620
Froberger, Méditation faite sur ma mort future (FbWV611a)
Froberger, Tombeau sur la mort de M Blancrocher
Handel, Jephtha, HWV 70: excerpts
Zelenka, Hipocondrie à 7 in A major
Christiane Eidsten Dahl, Violin
Rebecca Vučetić, Recorder
Kaisa Pulkkinen, Harp
Kate Conway, Cello
Katarzyna Kowalik, Harpsichord
Tue 22 May at 19:30

Liszt Academy: Grand Hall, Budapest

Kristóf Baráti Plays and Conducts Mendelssohn and Brahms
Mendelssohn, Da Israel aus Ägypten zog "Psalm 114", Op.51
Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Zugló Philharmony Orchestra
Zugló Philharmony Choir
Kristóf Baráti, Violin
Tue 22 May at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Dresden Philharmonic with Arabella Steinbacher, violin
Weber, Euryanthe: Overture
Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Dresden Philharmonic
Arabella Steinbacher, Violin
Michael Sanderling, Conductor
Tue 22 May at 20:00

Festspielhaus, Baden Baden

Schubert, Mendelssohn
Schubert, Overture in C major "in the Italian style", D.591
Mendelssohn, Piano Concerto No.2 in D minor, Op.40
Mendelssohn, Piano Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.25
Schubert, Symphony no. 5 in B flat major, D.485
Florian Donderer, Violin
Igor Levit, Piano
Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
Tue 22 May at 20:00

Staatsoperette, Dresden

Aleksey Igudesman & Hyung-ki Joo
Aleksey Igudesman, Violin
Hyung-ki Joo, Piano
Tue 22 May at 20:30

Philharmonie 2: Salle des concerts, Paris

Sir Antonio Pappano / Lisa Batiashvili / Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Ligeti, Concert Românesc
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Brahms, Serenade no. 1 in D major for Large Orchestra, Op.11
Lisa Batiashvili, Violin
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Wed 23 May at 19:30

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

Welcome Back 2
Ligeti, Concert Românesc
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Brahms, Serenade no. 1 in D major for Large Orchestra, Op.11
Lisa Batiashvili, Violin
Chamber Orchestra of Europe
May 24, 25

Berwaldhallen, Stockholm

Stravinsky & Bartoók
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Bartók, Dance Suite, Sz. 77
Szymanowski, Violin Concerto no. 1, Op.35
Stravinsky, Le chant du rossignol (Song of the Nightingale)
Enescu, Romanian Rhapsody no. 1 in A major, Op.11
Cristian Măcelaru, Conductor
Nikolaj Znaider, Violin
Thu 24 May at 19:00

De Geerhallen, Norrkoping

Before the tour: Pettersson and Beethoven
Before the tour: Pettersson and Beethoven
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Weber, Oberon: overture
Beethoven, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.61
Pettersson, Symphony no. 7
Norrköping Symphony Orchestra
Christian Lindberg, Conductor
Benjamin Schmid, Violin
Thu 24 May at 19:30
Bergen International Festival

Troldhaugen: Troldsalen, Bergen

Johan Dalene & Sonoko Miriam Welde with Kremerata Baltica
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Sumera, Symphony for Strings and Percussion
Mendelssohn, Concerto for Violin and String Orchestra in D minor
Jančevskis, Lignum
Bach, Double Concerto for 2 violins in D minor, BWV1043
Kremerata Baltica
Johan Dalene, Violin
Sonoko Miriam Shimano Welde, Violin
Thu 24 May at 19:30
Dresden Philharmonic with Michael Sanderling and Arabella Steinbacher (violin)
Dresden Philharmonic with Michael Sanderling and Arabella Steinbacher (violin)
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Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Polonaise
Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Dresden Philharmonic
Michael Sanderling, Conductor
Arabella Steinbacher, Violin
Thu 24 May at 19:30
Stravinsky, Concerto in E flat major for chamber orchestra "Dumbarton Oaks"
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Prokofiev, Symphony no. 5 in B flat major, Op.100
Ludovic Morlot, Conductor
Tasmin Little, Violin
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Thu 24 May at 20:30

Théâtre Impérial, Compiègne

Bernstein Centennial
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Gershwin, Lullaby for Strings
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Copland, Apalachian Suite
Bernstein, Wonderful Town: Overture
Orchestre National de Picardie
Arie van Beek, Conductor
Tai Murray, Violin
May 24, 25

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Schumann, Hindemith, Sibelius
Schumann, Fantasy in C major for violin and orchestra, Op.131
Hindemith, Kammermusik no. 4, Op.36 no.3
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Frank Peter Zimmermann, Violin
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Andris Poga, Conductor
Thu 24 May at 19:30

St Martin-in-the-Fields, London

Bach, Handel and Vivaldi By Candlelight
Bach, Concerto for oboe, violin and string orchestra in C minor, BWV1060R
Bach, Adagio in G major, BWV968
Bach, Air on a G String, from Orchestral Suite BWV1068
Bach, Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV147: Jesu bleibet meine Fruede (Jesu, joy of man's desiring)
Handel, Oboe Concerto no. 3 in G minor, HWV 287
Handel, Solomon, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione: Violin Concerto in E major, Op.8 no. 1, RV 269 "La primavera” (Spring)
Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione: Violin Concerto in G minor, Op.8 no. 2, RV 315 "L'estate" (Summer)
Vivaldi, Concerto for 2 violins in A minor, RV 523
Vivaldi, Concerto for strings in G major, RV 151 "Alla rustica”
Belmont Ensemble of London
Helen Davies, Violin
Geoffrey Coates, Oboe
Peter Dyson, Conductor
Thu 24 May at 19:30

Kaufman Center: Merkin Concert Hall, New York City

Israeli Chamber Project: Schubert & Barber with Soprano Sarah Shafer
Schubert, Four Songs from Goethe's "Wilhelm Meister", D.877 (Arranged by Aribert Reimann)
Barber, String Quartet, Op.11
Schubert, Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The Shepherd on the Rock), (W. Müller u. H. v. Chézy), D.965
Schubert, String Trio in B flat major, D.471
Schubert, Piano Trio "Notturno" in E flat major, D.897
Barber, Knoxville: Summer of 1915 (Arranged by Yuval Shapiro)
Sarah Shafer, Soprano
Yehonatan Berick, Violin
Kobi Malkin, Violin
Mark Holloway, Viola
Michal Korman, Cello
Tibi Cziger, Clarinet
Assaff Weisman, Piano
Thu 24 May at 20:00

Die Glocke | Das Bremer Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Bremen

Schubert, Mendelssohn
Schubert, Overture in C major "in the Italian style", D.591
Mendelssohn, Piano Concerto No.2 in D minor, Op.40
Mendelssohn, Piano Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.25
Schubert, Symphony no. 5 in B flat major, D.485
Florian Donderer, Violin
Igor Levit, Piano
Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
May 25, 26

Hong Kong Cultural Centre: Concert Hall, Hong Kong

Ashkenazy's Pastoral
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Glazunov, Chopiniana
Glazunov, Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.82
Beethoven, Symphony no. 6 in F major "Pastoral", Op.68
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Conductor
Esther Yoo, Violin
May 25, 26, 27 mat

Denver Performing Arts Center: Boettcher Concert Hall, Denver

Two Titans: Bernstein & Mahler
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Bernstein, Candide: overture
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Colorado Symphony
Yumi Hwang-Williams, Violin
Brett Mitchell, Conductor
Fri 25 May at 18:00

NRK Radio Concert Hall, Oslo

KORK i Store studio - Coucheron and Harth-Bedoya
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Higdon, Blue Cathedral
Barber, Violin Concerto, Op.14
Beethoven, Symphony no. 4 in B flat major, Op.60
David Coucheron, Violin
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Conductor
Fri 25 May at 19:30

Harpa Concert Hall: Eldborg - Main Hall, Reykjavik

Alina Plays Sibelius
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Saariaho, Ciel d'Hiver
Sibelius, Violin Concerto in D minor, Op.47
Bartók, Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116
Alina Pogostkina, Violin
Daniel Blendulf, Conductor
Fri 25 May at 20:00
Istanbul Music Festival

Hagia Eirene Museum, Istanbul

Tekfen Philharmonic Orchestra & Charlie Siem
Tekfen Philharmonic Orchestra & Charlie Siem
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Rachmaninov, Symphonic Dances, Op.45
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Tekfen Philharmonic Orchestra
Aziz Shokhakimov, Conductor
Charlie Siem, Violin
Fri 25 May at 19:30

Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Vienna

Film & Music: Der Rosenkavalier
Strauss R., Der Rosenkavalier
Sat 26 May at 11:30 and 14:30
Bergen International Festival

Ole Bull's Home in Lysøen, Bergen

Johan Dalene & Gunnar Flagstad
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Bull, Polacca guerriera
Pärt, Fratres
Sibelius, Souvenir for violin and piano, Op.79 no.1
Sibelius, Tanz-Idylle for violin and piano, Op.79 no.5
Sibelius, Berceuse for violin and piano, Op.79 no.6
Prokofiev, Violin Sonata no. 2 in D major, Op.94a
Johan Dalene, Violin
Gunnar Flagstad, Piano
Sat 26 May at 19:30
Bergen International Festival

Troldhaugen: Troldsalen, Bergen

Ellen Nisbeth & Bengt Forsberg
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Tchaikovsky, Les Saisons (The Seasons) for piano, Op.37a or Op.37b (April, May, June)
Sibelius, Laetare anima mea for violin or cello and orchestra, Op.77 no.1
Sibelius, Devotion (Ab imo pectore) for violin or cello and orchestra, Op.77 no.2
Sibelius, Demanten på marssnön (The Diamond on the March Snow), Op.36 no.6
Sibelius, Höstkväll (Autumn Evening), Op.38 no.1
Sibelius, Säv, säv, susa (Reeds, reeds, whisper), Op.36 no.4
Shostakovich, Sonata for viola and piano, Op.147
Ellen Nisbeth, Violin
Bengt Forsberg, Piano
Sat 26 May at 19:30
Benjamin Grosvenor and Friends
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Brahms, Piano Quartet no. 1 in G minor, Op.25
Schubert, Piano Quintet in A major, "The Trout", D.667
Hyeyoon Park, Violin
Brett Dean, Viola
Kian Soltani, Cello
Leon Bosch, Double Bass
Benjamin Grosvenor, Piano
Sat 26 May at 20:00
Formentor Sunset Classics

Formentor, a Royal Hideaway Hotel, Mallorca

Tango in concert with Leticia Moreno
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Works by Piazzolla
Leticia Moreno, Violin
New Tango Project
Formentor Chamber Orchestra
Sat 26 May at 22:30
Bergen International Festival

Troldhaugen: Troldsalen, Bergen

To a Nordic Princess
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Grainger, La Scandinavie
Grainger, To a Nordic Princess (arr. Nisbeth and Palmqvist)
Delius, Violin Sonata no. 2 (arr. Tetris)
Ellington, Anatomy of a Murder (Suite): Low Key Lightly (arr. Palmqvist)
Bach, Violin partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV1004: Gigue (arr. Nisbeth)
Grieg, Violin Sonata no. 3 in C minor, Op.45 (arr. Nisbeth)
Ellen Nisbeth, Violin
Bengt Forsberg, Piano
Sat 26 May at 11:00

Staatsoper: Mahlersaal, Vienna

8. Kammermusikkonzert in der Wiener Staatsoper
Mitglieder der Wiener Philharmoniker
Ensemble VioLissymo
Raimund Lissy, Violin
Benjamin Morrison, Violin
Michael Strasser, Viola
Sebastian Führlinger, Viola
Peter Somodari, Cello
Wolfgang Härtel, Cello
Iztok Hrastnik, Double Bass
Srebra Gelleva, Piano
Sat 26 May at 11:00

Italian Institute of Culture, Budapest

Kristóf Baráti Plays and Conducts Beethoven and Dvorák
Beethoven, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.61
Dvořák, Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
MAV Symphony Orchestra
Kristóf Baráti, Violin
Sat 26 May at 15:00

Salle Cortot, Paris

Fantaisies pour alto
Bowen, Fantasia pour quatre altos en mi mineur
Turina, Scène andalouse pour alto, piano et quatuor à cordes
Mendelssohn, Octuor à cordes en mi bémol majeur
Deborah Nemtanu, Violin
Olivia Hughes, Violin
Florian Maviel, Violin
Claire Parruitte, Violin
Sabine Bouthinon, Viola
Aurélie Deschamps, Viola
Anna Brugger, Viola
Tabea Zimmermann, Viola
Benoît Grenet, Cello
Livia Stanese, Cello
Alphonse Cemin, Piano
Sat 26 May at 18:00

Bargemusic, New York City

Pianist Misha Dichter in Concert with Violinist Mark Peskanov and Cellist Julian Schwarz
Schwarz, Three Duos for violin and cello (NY and World Premiere)
Schubert, Piano Trio no. 1 in B flat major D.898
Misha Dichter, Piano
Mark Peskanov, Violin
Julian Schwarz, Cello
Sat 26 May at 19:30

Perth Concert Hall (Horsecross), Perth

Dresden Philharmonic
Weber, Euryanthe: Overture
Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Dresden Philharmonic
Michael Sanderling, Conductor
Jennifer Pike, Violin
Sat 26 May at 20:00

Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Tovey, Ancestral Voices
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Elgar, Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Bramwell Tovey, Conductor
James Ehnes, Violin
Marion Newman, Mezzo-soprano
Sun 27 May at 11:30 and 14:30
Bergen International Festival

Ole Bull's Home in Lysøen, Bergen

Catharina Chen & Jie Zhang
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Bull, Säterjäntans söndag (The Herd Maidens Sunday) (Andante Maestoso )
Liszt, Années de pèlerinage, Première année: Suisse, S 160: Au lac de Wallenstadt
Kroll, Banjo and Fiddle
Mozart, Violin Sonata in E minor, K304 (K300c) (Allegro Tempo di Minuetto)
Shostakovich, Twenty-Four Preludes for piano, Op.34 (arr. For violin and piano)
Catharina Chen, Violin
Jie Zhang, Piano
Sun 27 May at 11:00

PROGR: Aula, Bern

7. Matineekonzert: Shostakowitsch 15
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Shostakovich, Symphony no. 15 in A major, arranged for piano trio and percussion, Op.141a
Fióna-Aileen Kraege, Violin
Eva Wyss-Simmen, Cello
Anne Hinrichsen, Piano
Mihaela Despa, Percussion
Peter Fleischlin, Percussion
Michael Meinen, Percussion
Bern Symphony Orchestra
Sun 27 May at 13:00
Bergen International Festival

Knarvik Church, Isdalstø

Piazzolla with Sonoko Miriam Welde & Kremerata Baltica
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Čiurlionis, Dainelė, op. 11 No. 2
Čiurlionis, Preludium, op. 7 No. 2
Čiurlionis, Preludium, op. 12 No. 1
Mendelssohn, String Octet in E flat major, Op.20
Piazzolla, 4 Estaciones portenas (The 4 Seasons of Buenos Aires) (arr. Leonid Desyatnikov)
Sonoko Miriam Shimano Welde, Violin
Kremerata Baltica
Sun 27 May at 15:00
Debussy, Piano Trio in G major
Fauré, Piano Trio in D minor, Op.120
Saint-Saëns, Piano Trio no. 2 in E minor, Op.92
Deniz Arman Gelenbe, Piano
Michael Bochmann, Violin
Vanessa Lucas-Smith, Cello
Sun 27 May at 17:00

Konzerthalle Bamberg: Joseph Keilberth Saal, Bamberg

Kammerkonzert: Schostakowitsch und Dvořák
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Shostakovich, Piano Quintet in G minor, Op.57
Dvořák, Piano Quintet no. 2 in A major, Op.81
Melina Kim-Guez, Violin
Vladislav Popyalkovsky, Violin
Wolfram Hauser, Viola
Marius Urba, Cello
Vita Kan, Piano
Sun 27 May at 19:30

NDR Großer Sendesaal, Hannover

© Robbie Lawrence
Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
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Schubert, Overture in D major "in the Italian style", D.590
Mendelssohn, Piano Concerto No.2 in D minor, Op.40
Mendelssohn, Piano Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.25
Schubert, Symphony no. 5 in B flat major, D.485
Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
Florian Donderer, Violin
Igor Levit, Piano
Sun 27 May at 19:30
Bergen International Festival

Grieg Hall (Grieghallen), Bergen

Grieg & Gubaidulina with Bergen Filharmoniske Orkester, Gidon Kremer & Ah Ruem Ahn
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Gubaidulina, Violin concerto "Offertorium"
Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Grieg, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16
Gidon Kremer, Violin
Ah Ruem Ahn, Piano
Edward Gardner, Conductor
Sun 27 May at 15:00

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Dresden Philharmonic with Arabella Steinbacher
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Polonaise
Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Dresden Philharmonic
Arabella Steinbacher, Violin
Michael Sanderling, Conductor
Sun 27 May at 16:00

Philharmonie 1: Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Paris

Brahms, Wagner
Brahms, Tragische Ouverture - Tragic Overture for Orchestra, Op.81
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Wagner, Tristan and Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod
Orchestre Pasdeloup
Wolfgang Doerner, Conductor
David Grimal, Violin
Sun 27 May at 16:00

Bargemusic, New York City

Pianist Misha Dichter in Concert with Violinist Mark Peskanov and Cellist Julian Schwarz
Schwarz, Three Duos for violin and cello (NY and World Premiere)
Schubert, Piano Trio no. 1 in B flat major D.898
Misha Dichter, Piano
Mark Peskanov, Violin
Julian Schwarz, Cello