SUMMERFEST 2017 RECOMMENDED LISTENING

SummerFest 2016

OPENING NIGHT: Fiddles versus Pianos
Friday, August 4, 2017 at 8:00 PM

Recommended Recordings
JANÁČEK: String Quartets Nos.1 & 2 Jerusalem Quartet (Harmonia Mundi ASIN: B00G6OJXOI, [2014]) PURCHASE
SMETANA: Piano Trios Beaux Arts Trio (Polygram Records. ASIN: B00000E4T7, [1992]) PURCHASE
DVOŘÁK: Sextet in A Major, Op. 48 (Music @ Menlo [2015]) PURCHASE


PRAGUE/WARSAW/PARIS
Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 8:00 PM


SCHOENBERG: Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4, for String Sextet
Emerson Quartet; Paul Neubauer, viola; Colin Carr, cello

Recommended Recordings
MOZART: Violin Sonatas, String Duos & Trios Academy of Saint Martin-in-the-Fields Chamber Ensemble, Grumiaux Trio, Walter Klein, Gerard Poulet, Blandine Verlet, Isabelle van Keulen, Ronald Brautigan (Philips ASIN: B00004YSBH, [2006]) PURCHASE
SCHOENBERG: Transfigured Night, Op. 4 / Trio, Op. 45 Juilliard String Quartet, Walter Trampler, Yo-Yo Ma (Sony Classical ASIN: B0000027PI, [1993]) PURCHASE
SCHUBERT: String Quintet D.956, Quartettsatz D.703 Tokyo String Quartet, David Watkin (Harmonia Mundi ASIN: B00LPXCDJ2, [2011]) PURCHASE


AN AFTERNOON WITH OLLI MUSTONEN
Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Recommended Recordings
MAHLER, BERG, SCHOENBERG, WEBERN: Kremerata Musica Kremerata, Gidon Kremer, Oleg Maisenberg (Deutsche Grammophon ASIN: B0000012WL, [2007]) PURCHASE
MOZART: String Quintet in C Major, K. 515 The Orion String Quartet, Paul Neubauer (Music@Menlo LIVE ASIN: B004HLX1CW, [2006]) PURCHASE
SCHUBERT: The Piano Trios Vladimir Ashkenazy, Pinchas Zukerman, Lynn Harrell (London/Decca ASIN: B0000042HH, [1997]) PURCHASE


IN THE HEART OF HUNGARY
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 8:00 PM


MENDELSSOHN: Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 49
Zukerman Trio

Recommended Recordings
BRAHMS: Sonatensatz “FAE sonate” Op.5 – Scherzo Daniel Barenboim, Pinchas Zukerman (Deutsche Grammophon ASIN: B002HJYPU8, [2009]) PURCHASE
DVOŘÁK: “Dumky” Trio Beaux Arts Trio (Philips ASIN: B00000E34Z, [1990]) PURCHASE
MENDELSSOHN: Piano Trios, Op. 49 & Op. 66 Isaac Stern, Leonard Rose, Eugene Istomin (Sony Classical ASIN: B00138JBZ8, [1995]) PURCHASE


1824-1942:
THE POWER OF FIVE

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 8:00 PM


BEETHOVEN: String Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 127
Danish String Quartet

Recommended Recordings
BEETHOVEN/SCHUMANN: Piano Quartets Emanuel Ax, Jaime Laredo, Yo-Yo Ma, Isaac Stern (Sony Classical ASIN: B0000028YP, [1994]) PURCHASE
BEETHOVEN: Quartet, Op. 127 in E-Flat; Quartet, Op. 127 in E-Flat; Musettes; Allegro Tokyo String Quartet (RCA Red Seal. ASIN: B0013ARQ6W, [1992]) PURCHASE


CELEBRATING STRINGS
Friday, August 11, 2017 at 8:00 PM

Recommended Recordings
MOZART: The Piano Quartets Andre Previn, Young Uck Kim, Heiichiro Ohyama, Gary Hoffman (RCA Legacy ASIN: B00000E6MQ, [1993]) PURCHASE
ZEMLINSKY: String Quartets, Vol. 1 Escher String Quartet (Naxos ASIN: B00DOQBUWE, [2013]) PURCHASE
BERG/SCHOENBERG/WEBERN/ZEMLINSKY: Webern: 6 Bagatelles For String Quartet, Op.9 – 2 Leicht bewegt LaSalle Quartet (Deutsche Grammophon. ASIN: B00FRF82L2, [2013]) PURCHASE


KALICHSTEIN-LAREDO-ROBINSON – 40th ANNIVERSARY
Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 3:00 PM


TSONTAKIS: Stimulus Package
from UCSD-TV, SummerFest 2009
Felix Fan, cello; David Cossin, percussion; Andrew Russo, piano

Recommended Recordings
TSONTAKIS: Mirologhia; October; Violin Concerto No. 1 David Alan Miller, Albany Symphony Orchestra, Colin Currie, Eleni Calenos, Cho-Liang Lin (Koch Int’L Classics. ASIN: B001EQP9XW, [2008]) PURCHASE
DANIELPOUR/KIRCHNER/ROUSE: Premieres – Cello Concertos Philadelphia Orchestra, Yo-Yo Ma, David Zinman (Sony Classical ASIN: B000002AQA, [1996]) PURCHASE


BEETHOVEN VIOLIN SONATAS I
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 8:00 PM

Recommended Recordings
DEBUUSY/RAVEL/DUTILLEUX: String Quartets: Ainsi La Nuit For String Quartet/Ainsi La Nuit Juilliard String Quartet (Sony Classical ASIN: B001V6K4XA, [2009]) PURCHASE
FAURÉ: Piano Trio, Op. 120; Piano Quartet No. 1, Op. 15 Beaux Arts Trio, Kim Kashkashian (Philips ASIN: B00000E3UY, [1990]) PURCHASE
MESSIAEN: Quartet for the End of Time Tashi Quartet, Peter Serkin, Richard Stolzman, Ida Kavafian, Fred Sherry (Sony Classical. ASIN: B000003ERU, [1988]) PURCHASE



BEETHOVEN VIOLINS SONATAS II
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 8:00 PM


D’RIVERA: Fiddle Dreams
Paquito D’Rivera, clarinet

Recommended Recordings
Jazz Meets The Classics, Paquito D’Rivera (Sunnyside Records ASIN: B00LB9VXDC [2014]) PURCHASE
BEETHOVEN/WEBER/SCHUMANN: Center of Gravity: Grosses Quintett (“Grand Quintet”) for Clarinet and Strings in B-flat Major; Menuetto: Capriccio presto – Trio D. Han, G. Kalish, A. McGill, Miró Quartet, C. Nomura, I. Swensen, R. Thomas (Music@Menlo LIVE ASIN: B004LU8D1S, [2005]) PURCHASE


BEETHOVEN VIOLIN SONATAS III
Friday, August 18, 2017 at 8:00 PM


J.S. BACH: Cello Suite No. 1
Mischa Maisky, cello

Recommended Recordings
BACH: 6 Cello Suites Mischa Maisky (Deutsche Grammophon ASIN: B00003ZA6D, [2000]) PURCHASE


AN EVENING WITH REGINA CARTER
Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 8:00 PM


J.S. BACH: Cello Suite No. 3
Mischa Maisky, cello

Recommended Recordings
BACH: 6 Cello Suites Mischa Maisky (Deutsche Grammophon ASIN: B00003ZA6D, [2000]) PURCHASE


SUMMER SERENADES
Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Recommended Recordings
MOZART: Complete String Quintets Grumiaux Trio, Arpad Gerecz, Max Lesueur (Decca ASIN: B000065TV7, [2002]) PURCHASE
DVOŘÁK/SCHUMANN: Rubinstein Collection 66, Schumann: Piano Quintet Guarneri Quartet Artur Rubinstein (RCA ASIN: B01A7U97RO, [2001]) PURCHASE


ALL-MOZART 3-4-5
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 8:00 PM


BRITTEN: Six Metamorphoses after Ovid, for Oboe, Op. 49
Liang Wang, oboe

Recommended Recordings
NIELSEN/DEAN/VASKS/TÜÜR/PÄRT: Winter Songs, Wind Quintet, Op. 43, FS 100: II Menuet Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet (BIS ASIN: B0040RYD5M, [2009]) PURCHASE
FAURÉ: Piano Trio, Op. 120; Piano Quartet No. 1, Op. 15 Beaux Arts Trio, Kim Kashkashian (Philips ASIN: B00000E3UY, [1990]) PURCHASE



AN EVENING WITH ALISA WEILERSTEIN
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 8:00 PM


LISZT: Étude Un sospiro S.144 No. 3 in D-flat Major for Piano
Marc-André Hamelin, piano

Recommended Recordings
LISZT: Piano Sonata in B Minor Marc-André Hamelin (Hyperion. ASIN: B004NWHVD0, [2011]) PURCHASE
TCHAIKOVSKY/RACHMANINOV: Tchaikovsky: Piano Trios Lang Lang, Vadim Repin, Misha Maisky (eutsche Grammophon ASIN: B002NACY2C, [2009]) PURCHASE


FINALE WITH DAVID ZINMAN
Friday, August 25, 2017 at 8:00 PM


PROKOFIEV: Violin Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 63
Gil Shaham, violin

Recommended Recordings
SCHUBERT: The Symphonies: No. 5 Claudio Abbado, The Chamber Orchestra of Europe (Deutsche Grammophon ASIN: B003W16T9K, [2010]) PURCHASE
PROKOFIEV: Complete Concertos: Violin Concerto No. 2 London Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Joshua Bell, Lynn Harrell, Andre Previn, Charles Dutoit (Decca ASIN: B000076GYI, [2003]) PURCHASE
MOZART: Jupiter Symphony: Symphony in C Major, K. 338 with Menuetto K.409 Ivan Fischer, Budapest Festival Orchestra (Hungaroton ASIN: B000PHD0FK, [1988]) PURCHASE