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Mannes Chamber Music Bash

Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 11:00 am to 7:00 pm

Arnhold Hall 55 West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011

The Ernst C. Stiefel Foundation presents the Mannes School of Music Chamber Music Program in a marathon, all-day concert. Mannes students perform at The New School's Arnhold Hall in: Ernst C. Stiefel Concert Hall, Baisley Powell Elebash Recital Hall, Room 350, and the Glass Box Theater.  Chamber Bash will feature special guests PUBLIQuartet.

Glass Box at 11AM
Barber:  Wind Quintet “Summer music” 
Haydn: "Achieved is the glorious work" for trombone quartet
Monteverdi (edited by Raymond Mase): “Si ch’io vorrei morire” for brass quintet
Monteverdi (edited by Raymond Mase): “Quell augellin che canta” for brass quintet
Sonny Kompanek: ”Killer Tango” for brass quintet
Victor Ewald: Brass: Quintet No. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 5 
Mozart: Kegelstatt Trio, K 498 (arr. for violin, viola and piano) 
Bartok: Contrasts for violin, clarinet and piano 

Ernst C. Stiefel Concert Hall (i400) at 11AM
Rachmaninoff: Suite No. 1 for two pianos 
Brahms:  Sonata in F minor for two pianos
Mozart:  Quintet in E-flat Major for piano and winds, K. 452 
Ravel:  Ma mère l’oye, piano four-hands 
Fauré : Piano Quintet No. 2 in C minor, op. 115 
Poulenc:  Sextet for winds and piano

Room 350 at 11AM
Ibert: Deux Interludes for two violins and two guitars
Clarice Assad: "Last Song" 
Milhaud: Animé from Sonata for two violins and piano, op. 15
Brahms: String Quartet No. 1 
Dvorak:  Piano Quintet No. 2 in A-flat Major, op. 81 
Brahms: Piano Quintet in F minor, op. 34 

Baisley Powell Elebash Recital Hall (i750) at 11AM
Elgar: Piano Quintet in A minor, op. 84
Milhaud: Sonata for flute, oboe, clarinet and piano, op. 47 
Villa-Lobos: Sextoire Mystique 
Nielsen: Wind Quintet, op. 43 
Piazzolla: Concerto for Quintet 

Glass Box at 1PM
Dvorak: Quintet in G major op. 77
Mozart: Flute Quartet in D Major, K. 285
Anton Reicha: Wind Quintet No. 2 in E-flat Major, op. 88
Anthony Plog: 4 Sketches for brass quintet 
Ravel: Sonatine for flute, viola and harp 
Reinecke: Trio for pianoforte, oboe, and horn 
Khachaturian: Trio for clarinet, violin, and piano

Baisley Powell Elebash Recital Hall (i750) at 1PM
Poulenc: Capriccio d’après le bal masqué for two pianos 
Saint-Saëns: Danse Macabre for two pianos 
Debussy: En Blanc et Noir for two pianos 
Mozart: Sonata  in D major for two pianos, K. 448 
Poulenc:  Capriccio d’après le bal masqué for two pianos 
Ravel: La Valse for two pianos 
Rachmaninoff: Introduction from Suite No. 2 for two pianos
Saint-Saëns: Danse Macabre for two pianos 
Dvorak: Slavonic Dances for piano four hands, op. 46 no. 8 & op. 72 no. 2
Brahms: Hungarian Dances No. 2, 4 and 5 for piano four-hands 
Schumann: Bilder aus Osten for piano four hands, op. 66 
Rachmaninoff: Six Pieces for piano four hands, op. 11 
Schubert: Fantasia in F minor for piano four hands, D. 940 
Lutoslawski:  Paganini Variations for two pianos 

Room 350 at 1PM
Bach: Selections from Violin Sonata in G major, BWV 1019
Franck: Violin Sonata in A major
Schumann: Selections from Piano Quartet in C minor     
Beethoven: String Quartet, op. 18 no. 1

Ernst C. Stiefel Concert Hall (i400) at 2:30PM
Baroque Chamber Players
Corelli: Concerto grosso in D major, op. 6 no. 1
de Selma: Fantasia Quinta a basso solo, 1638
Couperin: Premier Ordre, La Francoise, from Les Nations 
Vivaldi: Selections from Juditha Triumphans, RV 644

Ernst C. Stiefel Concert Hall (i400) at 5:30PM 
Montgomery:  Voodoo Dolls (2008)
PUBLIQuartet: MIND | THE | GAP – Epistrophy (2014)
PUBLIQuartet: Haydn’s Time Machine, op. 51 no. 1 
Montgomery: Breakaway (2013)  
Browne: Great Danger, Keep Out (2013)
Piazzolla (arr. C. Stewart): Libertango 
PUBLIQuartet: MIND | THE | GAP—“What is American?” (2016)            

Event Type

Music Performances


General Public


Performing Arts


All Orientation


College of Performing Arts, Mannes School of Music


Music, Classical Music


Free; no tickets or reservations required; seating is first-come first-served

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By Train:
The 4, 5, 6, N, R, Q and L to 14th St./Union Square.
The A, C and E to 14th St. and 8th Ave..
The 1, 2 and 3 to 14th St. and 7th Ave.
The F and M to 14th St. and 6th Ave.
PATH train to 14th St. and 6th Ave.