PERSPECTIVES Series: Faculty Chamber Music

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Chamber music performances featuring TMF faculty artists and guests.


"Parisian Holiday"
Tuesday, June 7, 2016
7:30 p.m.
Dudley Recital Hall

Milhaud: Sonata No. 1 for Violin and Piano, Op. 3
Debussy: Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp, L. 137
Ravel: Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano, M. 67

Performers include:

Andrzej Grabiec, Kirsten Yon, violin
Wayne Brooks, viola
Desmond Hoebig, cello
Aralee Dorough, flute
Paula Page, harp
Timothy Hester, piano


"Bread and Butter"
Tuesday, June 14, 2016
7:30 p.m.
Dudley Recital Hall

Beethoven: Sonata No. 1 in D Major for Piano and Violin, Op. 12
Brahms: Piano Quartet No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 60
Remainder of program TBD

Performers include:

Emanuel Borok, Lucie Robert violin
Susan Dubois, viola
Anthony Kitai, cello
Jeffrey Cohen, Timothy Hester, piano


"A Texas Original: Chamber Music of David Ashley White"
Thursday, June 16, 2016
7:30 p.m.
Dudley Recital Hall

Elegy and Exaltation for Piano Trio
The Peace of Wild Things for Mezzo-Soprano and Piano
L'isola di S. Michele for Oboe and Piano
The Elm is Scattering for Oboe and Piano
Six Miniatures for Three Players
Gathering the Lost Garden for Mezzo-Soprano, Clarinet and Piano
Lagniappe for Solo Piano
Phantasy and Toccata for Solo Piano
Four Madrigals of Michelangelo for Soprano, Violin and Piano
Divertimento for Violin and Viola

Performers include:

Robert Atherholt, oboe
Michael Webster, clarinet/bass clarinet
Kirsten Yon, violin
Wayne Brooks, viola
Timothy Hester, piano
Valkov-Sulyga-Kostov Trio (Oleg Sulyga, violin; Lachezar Kostov, cello; Viktor Valkov, piano)
Megan Stapleton, soprano
Melanie Sonnenberg, mezzo-soprano


"American Voices"
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
7:30 p.m.
Dudley Recital Hall

Barber: Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op. 6
Previn: Trio for Oboe, Bassoon and Piano
Kevin Puts (premiere): In at the Eye for Baritone, Flute, Violin, Cello and Piano

Performers include:

Jonathan Fischer, oboe
TBD, flute
Elise Wagner, bassoon
Brian Suits, piano
Timothy Jones, baritone
Belrose Duo (David Garrett, cello; Junko Ueno Garrett, piano)

Ars Lyrica Houston

Thursday, June 23, 2016
1:30 & 3:40 p.m.
Moores Opera House

Houston's premier early music ensemble presents Summer Zephyr: Music of Vivaldi, Bach and Mozart. Presented as part of the American Guild of Organists National Convention. Open to the public. Tickets online only.


"Side by Side"
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
7:30 p.m.
Dudley Recital Hall

Dvorak: Serenade for Winds, Cello, and Double Bass, Op. 44
Buxton Orr: Carmen Fantasy
Stravinsky: L’histoire du soldat (A Soldier’s Tale)

Performers include:

Jeremy Cohehn, actor
Valkov-Kostov Duo (Lachezar Kostov, cello; Viktor Valkov, piano)
Lucie Robert, violin
Eric Larson, Dennis Whittaker, double bass
Jonathan Fischer, oboe
Thomas LeGrand, Michael Webster, clarinet
Elise Wagner, bassoon
Thomas Siders, trumpet
Matthew Strauss, percussion
Joined by TMF Orchestra Fellows