DAME MYRA HESS MEMORIAL CONCERTS

A FREE concert series every Wednesday

TIME:  12:15 pm

 

LOCATION:  Seventeenth Church of Christ, Scientist, Chicago
55 E. Wacker Drive

 

imfchicago.org

UPCOMING DAME MYRA HESS MEMORIAL CONCERTS

January 19 — Avalon String Quartet

Ludwig van Beethoven – String Quartet in B-flat, Op. 18 No. 6

Libby Larsen – Bagatelle After Beethoven’s Op. 18 No. 6 *world premiere

Gwyneth Walker – Fantasy Etudes for Violin and Piano

Florence Price – 3 pieces for violin and piano

William Grant Still – Suite for Violin and Piano

Clara Schumann – Three Romances, Op. 22
 
Darius Milhaud – Printemps, op. 18 
 
Lili Boulanger – Deux Morceaux for violin and piano
 
Germaine Tailleferre – Berceuse for violin and piano
 
Gabriel Fauré – Trois mélodies, Op. 7
 
Claude Debussy – Sonata for violin and piano, L. 140

Chen Yi – Variations on “Awariguli”

Claude Debussy – Two Preludes, Book II

Franz Schubert – Fantasie in C major, Op. 15, D. 760, “Wanderer”

February 16 — Aletheia Piano Trio

Franz Schubert – Piano Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 148 (D. 897) “Notturno”

Fanny Mendelssohn – Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 11

Joseph Haydn – Arianna a Naxos, Hob.XXVIb:2 

Gioachino Rossini – “Una voce poco fa” from Il barbiere di Siviglia 

H. Leslie Adams – “For You There is No Song” from Five Millay Songs

Florence Price – “Night” 

Stephen Sondheim – “No One Is Alone” from Into the Woods

ABOUT DAME MYRA HESS MEMORIAL CONCERTS

Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts are presented in partnership with 98.7 WFMT.

Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts are made possible through the generosity of the Paul M. Angell Family Foundation and the Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation.

The Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts are supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.

The International Music Foundation’s programs are partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Dame Myra Hess concerts are presented in association with the Seventeenth Church of Christ, Scientist, Chicago.

APPLY TO PERFORM

Applications to appear on the Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert Series are currently closed. Please check back in February 2022 for the next round of applications.

Pin It on Pinterest

X