Boccherini and Brahms

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Monday, May 30, 2016

Miró Quartet. Miró Quartet. (miroquartet.com)

Monday at 10 pm WQXR host Elliott Forrest hosts this episode featuring the performance of two quintets written a century apart from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. CMS c o-artistic director David Finckel, who performs with the Miro Quartet in the first selection, Boccherini's "La musica nocturne delle strade di Madrid," provides additional commentary.

Program Playlist:

Boccherini: Quintet in C major for Two Violins, Viola, and Two Cellos, G. 324, “La musica notturna delle strade di Madrid”
The Miro Quartet (Daniel Ching, William Fedkenheuer, violin; John Largess, viola; Joshua Gindele, cello); David Finckel, cello

Brahms: Quintet in B minor for Clarinet, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello, Op. 115
David Shifrin, clarinet; Alexander Sitkovetsky, Erin Keefe, violin; Mark Holloway, viola; Timothy Eddy, cello

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