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Mark your calendar: Lunchtime Chamber Music concerts in spring 2016

chamber_music3The Yale School of Music will present four Lunchtime Chamber Music concerts in the winter and spring of 2016. These free concerts feature a variety of chamber music and ensembles composed of graduate musicians who have come from around the world to study at the Yale School of Music.

The chamber music program at the Yale School of Music is directed by Wendy Sharp.

All concerts begin at 12:30 pm and are free and open to the public; no tickets are required. Details on the venues are below. MORE

Published January 13, 2016
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Free Lunchtime Chamber Music concert Wednesday, Dec. 4

chamber_music3The Yale School of Music will present a Lunchtime Chamber Music concert on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 12:30 pm at Morse Recital Hall (470 College St, New Haven).

This concert includes Ligeti’s Six Bagatelles for Wind Quintet and an arrangement of Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring for two pianos and percussion. Also on the program are movements from Schubert’s String Quartet in A minor (“Rosamunde”) and Prokofiev’s Quintet for oboe, clarinet, violin, viola, and double bass. MORE

Published November 25, 2013
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Free Lunchtime Chamber Music concert Nov. 6

chamber_music3New Haven, CT | The Yale School of Music will present a Lunchtime Chamber Music concert on Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 12:30 pm at Morse Recital Hall (470 College St, New Haven).

This free event features a colorful variety of ensembles composed of graduate musicians who have come from around the world to study at the Yale School of Music. Violinist Wendy Sharp is director of the chamber music program.

The concert will begin with movements two and three of Beethoven’s Violin Sonata Op. 12 No. 1 on period instruments. Next will follow Ravel’s Introduction et Allegro, for harp with flute, clarinet and string quartet; then Mozart’s Violin Sonata K.526, movement 1.

The second half of the concert will begin with Brahms’ Clarinet Sonata in F minor, movements 1 and 2; followed by Poulenc’s Sextet for wind quintet and piano, and  Mozart’s Violin Sonata in A Major, K. 526: Molto Allegro (6’).

The concert is free and open to the public; no tickets are required. For more information, call the Yale School of Music concert office at 203 432-4158 or visit music.yale.edu. MORE

Published November 4, 2013
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Free Lunchtime Chamber Music concert Oct. 23

Lunchtime Chamber Music Series, Bob Handelman, April, 2008.The Yale School of Music will present a Lunchtime Chamber Music concert on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 12:30 pm at the Joseph Slifka Center (80 Wall St., New Haven).

This free event features a colorful variety of ensembles composed of graduate musicians who have come from around the world to study at the Yale School of Music. Violinist Wendy Sharp is director of the chamber music program.  MORE

Published September 30, 2013
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Free Lunchtime Chamber Music concerts Apr. 17, May 8

Student string quartet in Morse Recital Hall

The Yale School of Music will present the next Lunchtime Chamber Music concerts of the year on April 17 and May 8, 2013. Both concerts take place on Wednesdays at 12:30 pm.

The midday concerts in this series feature a variety of chamber ensembles, each composed of musicians undertaking graduate study at the Yale School of Music. Faculty violinist Wendy Sharp is the director of the School’s chamber music program.

Lunchtime Chamber Music concerts are free and open to the public; no tickets are required. The concerts take place in Morse Recital Hall, located in Sprague Hall at 470 College St., New Haven. MORE

Published April 4, 2013
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Free Lunchtime Chamber Music concert Feb. 20

The Yale School of Music will present a Lunchtime Chamber Music concert on Wednesday, February 20, 2013.

This midday concert features a variety of chamber ensembles, each composed of musicians undertaking graduate study at the Yale School of Music. Faculty violinist Wendy Sharp is the director of the School’s chamber music program.

The concert is free and open to the public; no tickets are required. The concert takes place at 12:30 pm in Morse Recital Hall in Sprague Hall (470 College St., New Haven).

The Yale School of Music is unique in that all performance faculty coach chamber music, and all students are involved in chamber music for their entire tenure at the School. Ensembles come together each semester and receive weekly coachings from distinguished faculty and guest artists. Chamber groups often perform in the Lunchtime Chamber Music concerts, which take place at both Morse Recital Hall and the Center for British Art, and in the Vista series, in which performances are enhanced by spoken commentary on the music. Students also take part in the annual chamber music competition, whose winners are featured in an annual Chamber Music Society concert.

For more information, call the Yale School of Music concert office at 203 432-4158 or visit music.yale.edu.

Published January 29, 2013
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Free Lunchtime Chamber Music concert Dec. 12

The Yale School of Music will present the final Lunchtime Chamber Music concert of the semester on Wednesday, December 12. The concert begins at 12:30 pm at Morse Recital Hall in Sprague Hall (470 College St., New Haven). The program includes chamber music by Handel, Brahms, Schubert, Poulenc, Bartók, and more.

This free event features a colorful variety of ensembles composed of graduate musicians who have come from around the world to study at the Yale School of Music. Violinist Wendy Sharp is director of the chamber music program.

The concert is free and open to the public; no tickets are required. For more information, call the Yale School of Music concert office at 203 432-4158 or visit music.yale.edu.

About Student Chamber Music at YSM

The Yale School of Music is unique in that all performance faculty coach chamber music, and all students are involved in chamber music for their entire tenure at the School. Ensembles come together each semester and receive weekly coachings from distinguished faculty and guest artists. Chamber groups often perform in the Lunchtime Chamber Music concerts, which take place at both Morse Recital Hall and the Center for British Art, and in the Vista series, in which performances are enhanced by spoken commentary on the music. Students also take part in the annual chamber music competition, whose winners are featured in an annual Chamber Music Society concert.

Published December 6, 2012
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Lunchtime Chamber Music begins Oct. 10

The Yale School of Music presents the first Lunchtime Chamber Music concert of the 2012–2013 season on Wednesday, October 10.

The concert begins at 12:30 pm in Morse Recital Hall, located in Sprague Hall (470 College Street, corner of Wall Street, New Haven).

This free event features a variety of chamber ensembles, each composed of musicians undertaking graduate study at the Yale School of Music. Faculty violinist Wendy Sharp is the director of the School’s chamber music program.

The concert is free and open to the public; no tickets are required. For more information, call the Yale School of Music concert office at 203 432-4158 or visit music.yale.edu.


ABOUT STUDENT CHAMBER MUSIC AT YSM

The Yale School of Music is unique in that all performance faculty coach chamber music, and all students are involved in chamber music for their entire tenure at the School. Ensembles come together each semester and receive weekly coachings from distinguished faculty and guest artists. Chamber groups often perform in the Lunchtime Chamber Music concerts, which take place at both Morse Recital Hall and the Center for British Art, and in the Vista series, in which performances are enhanced by spoken commentary on the music. Students also take part in the annual chamber music competition, whose winners are featured in an annual Chamber Music Society concert.

This concert was originally listed on October 17, 2012. The correct date is October 10.

Published October 4, 2012
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Free Lunchtime Chamber Music concert May 2

The Yale School of Music presents the last Lunchtime Chamber Music concert of the 2011–2012 season on Wednesday, May 2.

The concert begins at 12:30 pm in Morse Recital Hall, located in Sprague Hall (470 College Street, corner of Wall Street, New Haven).

This free event features a variety of chamber ensembles, each composed of musicians undertaking graduate study at the Yale School of Music. Faculty violinist Wendy Sharp is director of the School’s chamber music program.

The concert is free and open to the public; no tickets are required. For more information, call the Yale School of Music concert office at 203 432-4158 or visit music.yale.edu.

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Published April 18, 2012
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Free Lunchtime Chamber Music concert Feb. 15

The Yale School of Music resumes its Lunchtime Chamber Music concert series on Wednesday, February 15 at 12:30 pm.

This free event features a variety of chamber ensembles.  composed of graduate musicians who have come from around the world to study at the Yale School of Music. Violinist Wendy Sharp is director of the chamber music program.

The concert takes place in Morse Recital Hall, located in Sprague Hall (470 College Street, corner of Wall Street, New Haven).

The concert is free and open to the public; no tickets are required. For more information, call the Yale School of Music concert office at 203 432-4158 or visit music.yale.edu. MORE

Published January 20, 2012
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