Revolutionary Czechoslovakia

Sunday, March 17, 2013

Ticket Information

Time
7:30 PM
Presented By
The Chicago Chamber Musicians
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
Jeremiah Frederick
Description

Political unrest and revolution were at the helm of 19th century Czechoslovakia. The indomitable spirit of the Czech people shines through in the music on this program.


Ensemble Name
The Chicago Chamber Musicians
Composers
Fibich, Janacek, Dvorak
Program
Fibich (1850-1900) Quintet in D Major, Op. 42 (1896)
  Allegro non tanto
  Largo
  Scherzo. Con fuoco e feroce
  Finale. Allegro con spirito
   
Janáček (1854-1928) Pohádka (Fairy Tale) (1910)
  Con Moto. Andante
  Con Moto. Adagio
  Allegro
INTERMISSION  
Dvořák (1841-1904) String Sextet in A Major, Op. 48 (1878)
  Allegro moderato
  Dumka. Poco allegretto
  Furiant. Presto
  Finale.  Tema con variazioni: Allegretto grazioso, quasi andantino

 


Venue
Nichols Concert Hall
Location
1490 Chicago Avenue Music Institute of Chicago
Evanston, IL