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 Week (11-8 at noon & 11-13 at 10 PM) on Curtis Calls, from the graduation recital of violinist Timmy Chooi:  Beethoven's "Spring" Sonata and Edvard Grieg's Sonata No. 3 in c minor.  Then Timmy's brother Nikki, a 2012 Curtis graduate, joins him for Pablo de Sarasate's "Navarra."  Performances from student recitals at the Curtis Institute, Wednesdays at noon and Monday evenings at 10.

This Wednesday (11/1 at noon & 11/6 at 10 PM) on Curtis Calls we'll hear Curtis students in Mozart's "Kagelstatt" Trio and mezzo Sofia Fiuza Hunt in songs by Musto, Berger, Heggie and others.  Music from student recitals at the Curtis Institute, Mondays at noon and Wednesday evenings at 10.

This Wednesday (10-24, noon) we'll hear Mozart's String Quartet in A, K 464 and the 2nd Piano Sonata by Rachmaninoff. Music from student recitals at the Curtis Institute of Music, Wednesdays at noon and repeated Monday evenings at 10.

Curtis Calls will feature music of Schumann, Shostakovich, Rachmaninoff and Faure in the graduation recital of cellist Timotheos Petrin.  Music from student recitals at the Curtis Institute of Music, Wednesdays at noon, repeated Monday evening at 10.

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.

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