Dec. 31, 2013, 7 pm – New Year’s Eve Celebration

Masterworks Concert No. 4 – New Year’s Eve Celebration
Tuesday, December 31, 2013, 7:00 p.m.
Nightingale Concert Hall

Martin: Piano Trio on Popular Irish Folk Tunes
Robert Levin, piano
Martin Chalifour, violin
Carol Ou, cello

Schumann: 5 Stücke im Volkston, Op. 102
Clive Greensmith, cello
Ya-Fei Chuang, piano

Bruch: String Octet in B-flat major, Op. posth.
James Buswell, violin
Stephanie Sant’Ambrogio, violin
Noah Bendix-Balgley, violin
Ruth Lenz, violin
Dustin Budish, viola
Theodore Kuchar, viola
Carol Ou, cello
Scott Faulkner, double bass

Schubert: Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat major, D. 898
Robert Levin, piano
Noah Bendix-Balgley, violin
Peter Wiley, cello

Handel: Passacaglia (arr. Halvorsen)
James Buswell, violin
Carol Ou, cello

Rachmaninov: Vocalise, Op. 34/14
Popper: Elfentanz, Op. 39

Dmitri Atapine, cello
James Winn, piano

Sarasate: Navarra
Martin Chalifour and Noah Bendix-Balgley, violins
James Winn, piano

Verdi: Hymn, March and Dance from Aïda (arr. Pierné)
Robert Levin and Ya-Fei Chuang, pianos

Lavignac: Galop-Marche
All Festival Pianists

Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
All Festival Strings

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Schubert’s Piano Trio No 1 in B-flat Major, D 898, performed by the Beaux Arts Trio: pianist Menahem Pressler, violinist Ida Kavafian, and cellist Peter Wiley.