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Concert 6

Our Grand Finale features Seven World-Class Artists in a Luscious Evening of Paris and La Belle Epoque with a Russian’s Journey of Longing to Italy.
Program:String Trio....J. Françaix
Piano Trio in G Minor, Op. 3....E. Chausson
String Sextet "Souvenir de Florence", Op. 70....P.I. Tchaikovsky

Performance:Saturday, May 16, 2009 - 8:00PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Sunday, May 17, 2009 - 3:00PM
SMU Caruth Auditorium
Artists:Nai-Yuan Hu - Violin
Philip Lewis - Violin
Atar Arad - Viola
Susan Dubois - Viola
Anthony Elliott - Cello
Jungshin Lim Lewis - Cello
Alexandre Moutouzkine - Piano



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2023-24 Season Overview

Concert 1Saturday, November 11, 2023St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 2Saturday, December 9, 2023St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 3Saturday, February 17, 2024St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 4Saturday, March 16, 2024St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 5Saturday, April 20, 2024St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church
Concert 6Saturday, May 25, 2024St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

2023-24 Season Concert Details

Concert 1

Join us for an evening of intense, Russian Romanticism
Program:Nocturne Op. 19, #4....Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Sonata for Cello and Piano in G Minor, Op. 19....Sergei Rachmaninoff
Piano Quintet in G Minor, Op. 30....Sergey Taneyev

Performance:Saturday, November 11, 2023 - 7:30PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Jun Iwasaki - Violin
Philip Setzer - Violin
Marcus Thompson - Viola
Anthony Elliott - Cello
Dmitri Vorobiev - Piano


Concert 2

Thrill to an evening of beauty and virtuosity performed by the recent Gold Medalist of the Indianapolis International Violin Competition and Superstar violinist Cho-Liang Lin
Program:Grand Duo Concertante in D Major, Op. 67 #2....Louis Spohr
Sonata for 2 Violins, Op. 56....Sergei Prokofiev
Three Duos for 2 Violins....Dimitri Shostakovich
Suite in G Minor for 2 Violins and Piano , Op. 71....Moritz Moszkowski
Navarra for 2 Violins and Piano, Op. 33....Pablo de Sarasate

Performance:Saturday, December 9, 2023 - 7:30PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Risa Hokamura - Violin
Cho-Liang Lin - Violin
Yurie Iwasaki - Piano


Concert 3

Join us on a Romantic Journey through Germany, Hungary, and Bohemia
Program:Sonata #2 in F Minor, Op. 120 for Clarinet and Piano....Johannes Brahms
Serenade for String Trio, Op. 10....Ernő von Dohnanyi
Piano Quartet in E♭ Major, Op. 87....Antonin Dvořák's

Performance:Saturday, February 17, 2024 - 7:30PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Nai-Yuan Hu - Violin
Susan Dubois - Viola
Ko Iwasaki - Cello
Joyce Yang - Piano
Kimberly Cole-Luevano - Clarinet


Concert 4

World renowned Sitkovetsky Trio in a concert of fun, beauty, and impeccable artistry
Program:Piano Trio “Freak Show”....Sam Perkin
Piano Trio in A Minor....Maurice Ravel
Piano Trio #2 in C Minor, Op. 66....Felix Mendelssohn

Performance:Saturday, March 16, 2024 - 7:30PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Alexander Sitkovetsky - Violin
Isang Enders - Cello
Qian Wu - Piano


Concert 5

This concert features artists from France, Israel, Venezuela, and Russia performing works of composers from Germany, Israel, Armenia, and Russia. Well, we are Chamber Music International
Program:Sonata “Arpeggione” in A Minor for Viola and Piano, D. 821....Franz. Schubert
Caprice #7, “Franz” for Solo Viola....Atar Arad
Piano Trio in F# Minor....Arno Babadjanian
Piano Quartet No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 15....Gabriel Fauré

Performance:Saturday, April 20, 2024 - 7:30PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Chloé Kiffer - Violin
Atar Arad - Viola
Horacio Contreras - Cello
Alexandre Moutouzkine - Piano


Concert 6

Two Jazz twin Superstars and Friends—an unforgettable evening that you won’t want to miss
Program:Program to be announced...
Performance:Saturday, May 25, 2024 - 7:30PM
St. Barnabas Presbyterian Church

Artists: Scott Tixier - Violin
Tony Tixier - Piano




Artists in the Concert

Nai-Yuan Hu - Violin
Gold Medallist of the 1985 Queen Elizabeth Competition in Brussels and highly distinguished concert and recording artist. Director of the Taiwan Connection Music Festival.
Philip Lewis - Violin
Founder/Artistic Director of CMI; Professor of Violin, University of North Texas; Performs in festivals worldwide.
Atar Arad - Viola
Distinguished soloist in prestigious festivals worldwide and Professor of Viola at the University of Indiana at Bloomington.
Susan Dubois - Viola
Winner of the Tertis International Competition in England and Professor of Viola at the University of North Texas.
Anthony Elliott - Cello
Anthony Elliott was the Grand Prize winner of the Emmanuel Feuermann Memorial International Cello Solo Competition in 1987...
Jungshin Lim Lewis - Cello
Grand Prize Winner of the Dong-Ah International Competition in Korea and Principal Cellist with the Richardson Symphony Orchestra.
Alexandre Moutouzkine - Piano
Winner of the Maria Canals International Piano Competition in Spain.
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1. String Trio
2. Piano Trio in G Minor, Op. 3
3. String Sextet "Souvenir de Florence", Op. 70


1. J. Françaix
2. E. Chausson
3. P.I. Tchaikovsky

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