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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Wednesday (8/16) at noon 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, Wednesdays at noon, repeated Monday evening at 10.

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

Join us for Six Bagatelles for Wind Quintet by Ligeti, a guitar sonata by Antonio Jose, a Haydn piano sonata and music for solo cello by Miklos Rozsa.  Music from student recitals at the Curtis Institute of Music, Wednesdays at noon and the following Monday evening at 10.

Tonight's encore broadcast of Curtis Calls features Haydn's String Quartet in C, op. 50 no. 2 & the first piano sonata of Johannes Brahms.

This Monday  (7/24) on Curtis Calls:

Pianist Kate Liu plays the Four Ballades, op. 10 by Brahms followed by the Sextet , op. 6 by Austrian composer Ludwig Thuille with Lydia Roth, flute, Cassie Pilgrim, oboe, Slavko Popovic, clarinet, Sarah Tako, bassoon, Jonathan McCammon, horn & Michael Davidman, piano.

Join us Monday at 10 pm for an encore broadcast of Curtis Calls, music from student recitals at the Curtis Institute of Music when we present:

Prelude & Fugue op 7 no 3 by Marcel Dupre with organist Bryan Dunnewald

Sonata by Claude Debussy with Henry Woolf, flute, Kunbo Xu, viola & Abigail Kent, harp &

Three Brahms Intermezzos & a Scherzo of Chopin with pianist Daniel Hsu.

Curtis Calls Monday this week includes:

Sonata for Flute & Piano by Yuko Uebayashi with Emma Resmini, flute & Clara Gerdes, piano; 

Saint-Saens' Tarantelle, op. 6 with Lydia Roth, flute, Slavko Popovic, clarinet & Micah McLaurin, piano; and

Haydn's String Quartet in B-flat, op. 50 no. 1 with violinists, Shannon Lee & Gloria Ferry-Brennan, violist Zsche Chuang Rimbo Wong & cellist Andres Sanchez.

Curtis Calls this Monday (7/3) includes Beethoven's String Quartet, op. 18 no. 4 with Laura Park, Alexandra Switala, Kunbo Xu & Young In Na.  Linzi Pan plays J.S. Bach's 3rd English Suite and guitarist Xiaobo Pu plays Henze's "Drei Tentos."  Join us for music from student recitals at the Curtis Institute of Music Monday evenings at 10.

This week's (6/21 & 6/26) Curtis Calls is a vocal recital with faculty member Michael Eliasen accompanying soprano Emily Pogorelc in "Drei Lieder der Ophelia" by Richard Strauss, mezzo Sophia Fiuza Hunt in "Tre Ariette" by Vincenzo Belini and bass-baritone Vartan Gabrielian in "Songs of Travel" by Ralph Vaughn-Williams.  Violist Roberto Diaz and mezzo Lauren Eberwein join Eliasen in "Zwei Gesange" by Brahms.  Curtis Calls, music from student recitals at the Curtis Institute of Music, Wednesdays at noon and Monday evenings at 10.

We'll hear pianist George Xiaoyuan Fu in Brahms' Variations on a Theme of Handel and Zsche Chuang Rimbo Wong on solo viola in Benjamin Britten's Suite No. 3, op. 87.  

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