Mozart, Mendelssohn, & Brahms
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Ticket Price: $64, $48, $30
Call 212-875-5788 to purchase tickets.
A diverse cast of CMS musicians is joined by the notable violinist James Ehnes, in his CMS debut, for three masterworks by powerhouse composers, concluding with Brahms's Sextet No. 1 -- a piece that exemplifies the composer's remarkable ability to create rich sonorities within highly contrapuntal texture.
Mozart Sonata in A major for Violin and Piano, K. 526 (1787)
Mendelssohn Quartet in C minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 1 (1822)
Brahms Sextet No. 1 in B-flat major for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Two Cellos, Op. 18 (1859-60)