Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Tuesday at 10:00 pm

David Finckel and Wu Han, artistic directors of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center


Recorded live in New York's Alice Tully Hall, the series features stellar performances with commentary by Elliott Forrest and CMS cellist and Artistic Director David Finckel. The Chamber Music Society resides at Lincoln Center—the largest performing arts complex in the world—alongside the New York Philharmonic, the Metropolitan Opera, the New York City Ballet, the Lincoln Theater and more. Through its concerts, music education programs, recordings, and broadcasts, the Society draws more people to chamber music than any other organization of its kind.

Paganini Caprices

October 4, 2022

Sean Lee, violin, and Peter Dugan, piano, perform Robert Schumann‘s arrangement of the 24 daring Paganini caprices.

Quartet Times Two

October 11, 2022

A string quartet by Mozart, a double quartet by Louis Spohr.

String Showcase

October 18, 2022

Paul Huang, Gilles Vonsattel, and the Danish String Quartet are featured in music by Ludwig van Beethoven and Béla Bartók.

Wonders of Spain

October 25, 2022

Breathtaking selections by Manuel de Falla, Pablo de Sarasate, Gaspar Cassadó, and Joaquín Turina.

Brahms and His Mentor

November 1, 2022

Music by Johannes Brahms and his mentor, Robert Schumann.

Bartók’s Final Quartet

November 8, 2022

Béla Bartók is at the center of this week’s program; we also hear music by contemporary composer Brett Dean.

Baroque: Focus on the Mandolin

November 15, 2022

Avi Avital highlights Baroque composers and their works for mandolin: Domenico Scarlatti, Antonio Vivaldi, and Johann Sebastian Bach.

Mendelssohn and His Discovery

November 22, 2022

Evolutionary works by JS Bach and Felix Mendelssohn.

Bach Cantatas

November 29, 2022

Vocalists Erin Morley, Phyllis Pancella, John Tessier, and Eric Owens are featured in cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach.