The 21st annual Tucson Winter Chamber Music Festival runs from Sunday through March 23.
Schedule of artists and performances, held at Leo Rich Theatre, 260 S. Church Ave.
3 p.m. Sunday: Miró Quartet, Bernadene Blaha, Paul Coletti, Chris Nomura, Pepe Romero, James Austin Smith. Program: Clara Schumann's Three Romances, Op. 22; "Cancion," "Nana" and "Polo" from Falla's "Siete Canciones Espagnole"; Albeniz's “Leyenda”; Celedonio Romero's “Fantasia”; Dutilleux's Quartet Ainsi la nuit; Copland's Old American Songs — "Simple Gifts," "The Little Horses," "At the River" and "Ching a Ring Chaw"; Beethoven's Piano Trio in E-flat major.
7:30 p.m. Monday: Miró Quartet, Martin Beaver, Paul Coletti, Kevin Fitz-Gerald, Antonio Lysy, Chris Nomura, Pepe Romero, James Austin Smith and Sandy Yamamoto. Program: Dorati's “Notturno and Capriccio”; Boccherini's Guitar Quintet in D major “Fandango”; Schubert's “Die Forelle” and “Der Tod und das Mädchen”; Schubert's Quartet in D minor, “Death and the Maiden.”
7:30 p.m. Wednesday: Miró Quartet, Martin Beaver, Paul Coletti, Kevin Fitz-Gerald, Antonio Lysy, James Austin Smith, Sandy Yamamoto. Program: Beethoven's String Trio in G major; Puts's Concerto for Oboe and Strings; Elgar's Quintet in A minor.
Next Thursday: Youth concert.
7:30 p.m. March 21: Miró Quartet, Martin Beaver, Bernadene Blaha, Paul Coletti, Antonio Lysy, Chris Nomura. Program: Wolf's "Mörike-Lieder: Um Mitternacht & Fußreise"; Schuller's String Quartet (Premiere); Chausson's Piano Quartet in A major.
6 p.m. Saturday: Gala Dinner and Recital at the Arizona Inn. Program: Songs by Gershwin with baritone Chrisopheren Nomura; Dvořák’s Slavonic Dances with pianinsts Kevin Fitz-Gerald and Bernadene Blaha; appearances by Miró Quartet and oboist James Austin Smith.
3 p.m. March 23: Bernadene Blaha, Kevin Fitz-Gerald, Chris Nomura and James Austin Smith. Program: Mahler's "Songs of a Wayfarer"; Dutilleux's Sonata for Oboe; Bodorova's Sonata for Piano (Premiere); Mendelssohn's Octet for Strings in E-flat major.
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