“one sensed that all the Chameleons were born for chamber music” – The Boston Musical Intelligencer
From Brahms’ illustration of Goethe’s Werther to Szymanowski’s miniatures from Greek mythology, William Alwyn’s portrayal of deadly water nymphs to Miriam Gideon’s parodies of nursery rhymes, we close our 22nd season with five fantastical tales of whimsy and enchantment.
Robert Schumann, Märchenerzählungen “Fairy Tales” for clarinet, viola & piano, Op. 132
Miriam Gideon, Rhymes from the Hill for soprano, clarinet, cello & marimba
Karol Szymanowski, Mythes for violin & piano, Op. 30 (1915)
William Alwyn, Naiades – Fantasy Sonata for flute & harp
Johannes Brahms, Piano Quartet No. 3 in c minor, Op. 60
Tickets are $49, $38, and $27, with $5 off for students and seniors. Reserved seating.