PAST EVENTS

April 2016
Artists
Ran Dank, piano
Soyeon Kate Lee, piano
Konstantin Soukhovetski, piano
Vassilis Varvaresos, piano

Program
Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G minor, 1st movement
Barber: Souvenirs, Pas de Deux, Gallop
Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C major, 4th Movement
Wagner: Ride of the Valkyries
Gershwin/Grainer: Fantasy on “Porgy and Bess”

Wines
CAVES DE BISSEY Crémant de Bourgogne Blanc de Blancs NV
PIGOUDET Rosé Premièr Coteaux d’Aix en Provence 2015
COLINOT Bourgogne Passetoutgrain 2013


December 2015
Artists
Min Young Kim, violin
Sean Lee, violin
Jessica Thompson, viola
Thomas Kraines, cello
Soyeon Kate Lee, piano
Ran Dank, piano

Program
Dvořák: Piano Quintet in A Major, 1st movement
Chopin: Waltz in A-flat major Op. 69 No. 1
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat Major, 2nd movement
Saint-Saëns/Ysaÿe: Caprice in form of a Waltz
Tchaikovsky: “Waltz of the Flowers” from The Nutcracker
Shostakovich: Piano Quintet, 3rd movement
Saint-Saëns: The Swan
Brahms: Piano Quintet in F minor, 3rd+4th movements

Wines
Marc Plouzeau Perle Sauvage Petillant Naturel Brut NV
Roeno Teroldego I Dossi 2013
Château la Grave Malbec Cahors 2013


May 2015
Artists
Konstantin Soukhovetski, piano
Vassilis Varvaresos, piano
Soyeon Kate Lee, piano
Ran Dank, piano

Program
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 “Italian,” 1st movement
Chopin: Etude Op. 10 No. 4
Arensky: Waltz from Suite No. 1
Strauss/Soukhovetsy: From “The Last Four Songs”
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5, 4th movement
Debussy: Prelude “Ce qu’a vu le Vent d’Ouest”; Prelude “La Fille aux Cheveux de Lin”
Tchaikovsky/Debussy: Swan Lake “Spanish Dance”
Kapustin: Etude No. 1 “Prelude”
Bizet/Sivan: Carmen Fantasy

Wines
Rezzadore Prosecco (Veneto, Italy)
Paitin “Sori’ Paitin” Dolcetto d’Alba 2013 (Langhe, Piemonte, Italy)
Château Tire Pé 2012 (Bordeaux, France)


February 2015
Artists
Elena Urioste, violin
Mark Holloway, viola
Raman Ramakrishnan, cello
Soyeon Kate Lee, piano
Ran Dank, piano

Program
Brahms: Piano Trio No. 2 in C Major
Dvorak: Piano Quartet No. 2 Op. 87 in E flat major
Franck: Violin Sonata in A major
Mendelssohn/Horowitz: Wedding March
Schubert/Vogel: Ave Maria
Shostakovich: Piano Trio No. 2 Op. 87 in E minor

Wines
Raventós i Blanc “L'Hereu” NV
Bodegas Ponce “Reto” 2013
Manenti Cerasuolo di Vittorio 2013


September 2014
Artists
Emilie-Anne Gendron, violin
Vicki Powell, viola
Julia Bruskin, piano
Ran Dank, piano

Program
Haydn: Piano Trio Hob.XV:25 in G major “Gypsy”
Bartok: Romanian Folk Dances for violin & piano Sz. 56
Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 13 in A minor
Brahms: Hungarian Dances, Movements 1 and 3
Brahms: Piano Quartet in G minor Op. 25 Movements 1, 3, and 4

Wines
Adriano Adami Bosco di Gica Prosecco
Karamolegos Assyrtiko 2013
Terrebrune Terre d'Ombre du Mont Caume 2010
Patricius Tokaj Aszu 2003 5 putonyos


April 2014
Artists
Ran Dank, piano
Soyeon Kate Lee, piano
Konstantin Soukhovetski, piano
Vassilis Varvaresos, piano

Program
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op. 44
Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre
Stravinsky: Rite of Spring (Part 1)
Mozart: 4th Movement of Symphony No. 41 “Jupiter”
Milhaud: Scaramouche
Rachmaninoff: Barcarolle from Suite No. 1 for Two Pianos
Mendelssohn: Scherzo from the String Octet Op. 20
Piazzolla: Libertango

Wines
Briderie “Pruete de Silex” Brut Rose
Tajinaste Blanco Seco 2012
Occhipinti “Caldera” Rosso 2012
Romano Dogliotti “La Caudrina” Moscato d’Asti


February 2014
Artists
Ran Dank, piano
Soyeon Kate Lee, piano
William Frampton, viola
Thomas Kraines, cello
Nelson Lee, violin
Livia Sohn, violin

Program
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op. 44
Kreisler: Liebesleid; Liebesfreud
Piazolla: Spring from “The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires”
Tchaikovsky/Pletnev; Pas de Deux from “The Nutcracker”
Rachmaninoff: Cello Sonata in G minor, Op. 19, 3rd movement
Piazzolla: Autumn from “The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires”

Wines
Raventós i Blanc Brut Rose ‘de Nit’ 2010
Fortstreiter Saint Laurent Reserve 2009
Johan Michel Grain Noir 2011


October 2013
Artists
José Franch-Ballester, clarinet
Benjamin Beilman, violin
Ran Dank, piano

Program
Paul Schoenfield: Clarinet Trio (1st Movement)
W.A. Mozart: Violin Sonata in E minor
Bela Bartok: Contrasts
John Novacek: Four Rags for Two Jons
Mendelssohn/Horowitz: Wedding March
Paul Schoenfield: Clarinet Trio (4th Movement)

Wines
2012 Bisson Glera Frizzante
2011 Terre Nere Etna Rosso
2005 Lopez de Heredia Cubillo Rioja


May 2013
Artists
Ran Dank, piano
Soyeon Kate Lee, piano
Konstantin Soukhovetski, piano
Vassilis Varvaresos, piano

Program
Noam Sivan: Carmen Fantasy (2010)
Ravel: La Valse
Lutosławski: Variations of a theme by Paganini for two pianos
Mendelssohn: Transcription of the String Octet Op. 20, Movement IV
Gershwin/Grainger: Fantasy on Porgy and Bess

Wine
Raventós i Blanc Brut Rose ‘de Nit’ 2010
Cheveau SaintAmour 2010
Roagna Dolcetto 2011
Nalle Dry Creek Zinfindel 2010