Curtis Calls with Carl Hemmingsen

Wednesdays at noon, Mondays at 10 pm

Enjoy world-class performances by the students of the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia.

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This Wednesday (10-11 at noon) we hear students from the Curtis Insitute of Music perform a Bartok string quartet, solo oboe music by Telemann, a concert piece for trumpet & piano by Vassily Brandt and "Toward the Sea" for guitar and flute by Toru Takemitsu.  Curtis Calls, Wednesdays at noon, repeated Monday evenings at 10.

On  Curtis Calls, pianist Bolai Cao plays Prokofiev's Sonata No. 8 and the Brahms Trio in a minor, op. 114 is performed by Tianyi Shen, clarinet, Sang-Eun Lee, cell0 and Tianxu An, piano.  Music from student recitals at the Curtis Institute of Music, Wednesdays at noon, repeated Monday evening at 10.

This Wednesday (9-27) at noon, from the graduation recital of violinist Shannon Lee, we hear Bach's Sonata in E, BWV 1016, Beethoven's Sonata in A, op. 30, no. 1 and the 1st Rhapsody by Bela Bartok.  Music from student recitals at the Curtis Institute, Wednesdays at noon, repeated Monday evening at 10.

This Wednesday at noon (9/20) we'll hear pianist Chelsea Wang in Beethoven's Sonata in E-flat major, op. 31 no. 3 and also the String Quartet in F op. 18 no. 1.  Music from student recitals at the Curtis Institute of Music, Wednesdays at noon, repeated Monday at 10 PM.

This Wednesday on Curtis Calls, flutist Niles Watson is joined by faculty pianist Michelle Cann in the Sonata by Pierre Dubois.  Emma Resimini, flute and Clara Gerdes perform the Sonata No. 2 by faculty member David Ludwig.  Also on the program is Mendelssohn's String Quartet No. 6 played by violinists Stephen Kim and Brandon Garbot, violist Zsche Chuang Rimbo Wong & cellist Audrey Anne.

This Monday at 10 pm we'll hear: Emma Resmini, flute & faculty pianit Hugh Sung in "Love Divided by" from Philip Glass; Pianist Daniel Hsu in Mussugorsky's "Pictures at an Exhibition;" Kyung Ji Min, violin with faculty pianist Jungeun Kim in Mozart's Rondo in C major, KV 373.

Wednesday (8-30) at noon we'll hear the Chopin Sonata and Beethoven's 3rd Sonata for piano and cello from the graduation recital of cellist Will Chow.  Curtis Calls, Wednesdays at noon, repeated Monday evening at 10.

This week on Curtis Calls we'll hear the Octet for Winds by Stravinsky along with music from the graduation recital of bassoonist Pearson Altizer by Marcel Bitsch, John Steinmetz and Richard Lavenda.

This week on Curtis Calls we'll hear music for viola & piano by Rebecca Clarke & Vieuxtemps along with a solo viola piece by Ligeti.  Music from student recitals at the Curtis Institute.

This Monday (8/14) on the encore presentation of Curtis Calls we'll hear:

Pianist Chang-Yong Shin in Haydn's Sonata No. 60 in C

Alice Byol Kim, violin & Jungeun Kim, piano in Wieniawski's "Souvenir de Moscow"

Baritone Dennis Tchemolinsky in "Es ist genug" from Mendelssohn's "Elijah" &

Beethoven's String Quartet in A, op. 18 no. 5

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