Rarely Performed Chamber Works, featuring Guitar
December 7, 2014 3:00pm - $25/$10
Sundin Music Hall, Hamline University, Saint Paul
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Italian Serenade - Hugo Wolf
Notturno, Op.21 for Flute, Viola, and Guitar - Wenzel Thomas Matiegka
Christopher Kachian, guest guitarist
Septet No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 74 - Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Our second concert of the season opens with Hugo Wolf's gorgeous Italian Serenade for string quartet, and highlights two works with distinctive combinations of instruments. Guest guitarist Christopher Kachian joins us for Notturno, Op. 21, by Wenzel Thomas Matiegka; it's a lovely work combining guitar with flute and viola in a gentle, elegant ensemble. Concluding the program is the Hummel Septet No. 1, Op. 74, performed by a unique assortment of winds, strings, and piano. Spend your afternoon with us and enjoy a program of rarely heard delights!
Performing ensemble members include Susan Billmeyer, Piano; Celine Leathead, Violin; Jim Jacobson, cello; Jane Garvin, flute; John Snow, oboe; Caroline Lemen, horn. Guest performers Natalia Moiseeva, Violin; Tom Turner, viola; Kate Nettleman, bass; and Christopher Kachian, guitar. Check out our ensemble musicians including featured excerpts from our past concerts at musicaloffering.org/musicians.