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PAUL LEWIS, piano
Saturday, October 26, 2019, 7:30 pm
Peter & Elizabeth Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center

A rare and intimate opportunity to hear the legendary British pianist, who plays with “(a degree of) confidence, sureness, finesse, and musicality...where comparisons cease to matter.” -Gramophone

Haydn: Piano Sonata in E minor, Hob XVI: 34
Brahms: Three Intermezzi, op. 117
Beethoven: 33 Variations in C on a Waltz by Diabelli, op. 120


Don’t miss these related outreach events!

Monday, October 21, 2019, 7:30 pm
Valedictory Variations: Beethoven, Brahms, and Concepts of “Late Style”

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Lecture by Dr. Richard Giarusso, Chair of the Musicology Department at the Peabody Conservatory

Horowitz Performing Arts Center, room 155

Offered in conjunction with Candlelight Concert Society's October 26 concert of Haydn, Beethoven and Brahms performed by pianist Paul Lewis

Friday, October 25, 3:00 pm
Paul Lewis piano master class with Peabody Conservatory students

Peabody Conservatory, Hilda and Douglas Goodwin Recital Hall
Free and open to the public


 
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CALMUS VOCAL ENSEMBLE
Saturday, December 14, 2019, 7:30 pm
Peter & Elizabeth Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center

A prize-winning German a capella group that embodies the rich choral tradition of its hometown of Leipzig, Germany.

Holiday music from around the world and across the centuries, featuring the works of Bach and Thomas Tallis, as well as songs and carols from the Christian and Jewish traditions.


 
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POULENC TRIO with ALEXANDER FITERSTEIN, clarinet
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 7:30 pm
Peter & Elizabeth Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center

This renowned piano wind trio, which “does its namesake proud, (Washington Post)” brings to the stage Candlelight’s Artistic Director Irina Kaplan Lande. Featuring the world premiere of a piece by one of America’s most talented young composers, Viet Cuong.

Poulenc: Trio
Poulenc: Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
Glinka: Trio Pathétique
Cuong: Premiere work TBA
Previn: Trio
Rossini: Fantasy on L’Italiana in Algieri

 
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SCHUMANN QUARTETT
Saturday, February 22, 2020, 7:30 pm
Peter & Elizabeth Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center

“(O)ne of the very best formations among today’s quartet offspring,” this German ensemble “plays staggeringly well...with sparkling virtuosity and a willingness to astonish.” -Sueddeutsche Zeitung

Mozart: Quartet in D major, K. 499 “Hoffmeister”
Shostakovich: Quartet no. 9 in E-flat major, op. 117
Smetana: Quartet no. 1 in E minor “From My Life”


 
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BEHZOD ABDURAIMOV, piano
Saturday, March 28, 2020, 7:30 pm - SPECIAL LOCATION
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall, UMBC
1028 Hilltop Road, Baltimore, 21250

The triumphant return of one of the most electrifying artists in recent Candlelight memory! Uzbek pianist Behzod Abduraimov is back after his awe-inspiring 2016 CCS debut.

Chopin: 24 Preludes, op.28
Debussy: Children’s Corner
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition


 
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KRISTÓF BARÁTI, violin
with ENRICO PACE, piano
Saturday, April 18, 2020, 7:30 pm
Peter & Elizabeth Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center

A violin-piano duo that will delight – the much- acclaimed Hungarian-Italian pairing lends passion and polish to a program of Central and East European Masters.

Brahms: Violin Sonata no. 2 in A major, op. 100, “Thun”
Janáček: Violin Sonata, JW. 7/7
Beethoven: Sonata for Violin and Piano, no. 9 in A major, op.47, “Kreutzer”


 
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THE MOUNT VERNON VIRTUOSI
AMIT PELED, conductor and cello soloist

Saturday, May 16, 2020, 7:30 pm
Peter & Elizabeth Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center

Old friend Amit Peled, returning as conductor of a young string orchestra of Peabody graduates, entertains us with an exciting and eclectic program entitled From Haydn to Hollywood.

Mozart: Divertimento in D
Haydn: Concerto for Cello in C
John Williams: Schindler’s List
Haydn: Symphony no. 6
Charlie Chaplin: Smile



Past Concerts 2019-2020 Season

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HANZHI WANG, accordion
Saturday, October 5, 2019, 7:30 pm
Peter & Elizabeth Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center

The first accordionist to win the Young Concert Artists Competition, Wang will change the way you think about her instrument!

Bach/Busoni: Chaconne
Domenico Scarlatti: 3 Sonatas
Rameau: From Pièces de Clavecin
Schnittke: Revis Fairy Tale
Grieg: Holberg Suite

View full program and notes (PDF)

Review: Maryland Theatre Guide, October 7, 2019

All programs are subject to change

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