KINGSTON CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL
2024 FESTIVAL CONCERTS

All concerts will be held in Edwards Hall at the University of Rhode Island in Kingston

2024 FESTIVAL CONCERTS

CONCERT 1: CHOPIN AND SCHUMANN

Wednesday, July 24 at 6:30, 7:30 PM

Pre-Concert Meet the Artist, 6:30 PM
Concert, 7:30PM

Aaron Jay Kernis: “Air” for Flute and String Quartet
Jennifer Grim (flute), Noah Geller (1st violin), Kyu-Young Kim (2nd violin), Che-Hung Chen (viola), Pitnary Shin (cello)

Frédéric Chopin: Cello Sonata in G minor, Op.65
Clancy Newman (cello), Natalie Zhu (piano)

Intermission

Robert Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Op.44
Natalie Zhu (piano), Kyu-Young Kim (1st violin), Noah Geller (2nd violin), Che-Hung Chen (viola), Pitnarry Shin (cello)

CONCERT 2: SHADE OF BLUE

Friday, July 26 at 6:30, 7:30 PM

Pre-Concert Meet the Artist, 6:30 PM
Concert, 7:30PM

Valerie Coleman: Wish: Sonatine for Flute and Piano
Jennifer Grim (flute), Henry Kramer (piano)

Erwin Schulhoff: Duo for Violin and Cello
Kyu-Young Kim (violin), Pitnarry Shin (cello)

Charlie Parker: Billie’s Bounce (arranged by Alexandrov- Skliar Duo)
Pee Wee King: Tennessee Waltz (arranged by Alexandrov-Skliar Duo)
Astor Piazzolla: Escualo (arranged by Alexandrov- Skliar Duo)
Alexey Alexandrov (domra), Ekaterina Skliar (mandolin)

Intermission

George Gershwin: Three Preludes for Solo Piano
Henry Kramer (piano)

Dana Suesse: Night Sky
Jennifer Grim (flute), Henry Kramer (piano)

Paul Schoenfield: Cafe Music for Violin, Cello and Piano
Noah Geller (violin), Clancy Newman (cello), Henry Kramer (piano)

CONCERT 3: MEDITERRANEAN PLECTRUM AND STRINGS

Sunday, July 28 at 4:00 PM

Victor Kioulaphides: Quintet for Mandolin and String Quartet
Jacob Reuven, (mandolin), Kyu-Young Kim (1st violin), Noah Geller (2nd violin), Che-Hung Chen (viola), Pitnarry Shin (cello)

Ittai Rosenbaum: Quintet for Mandolin and String Quartet
Jacob Reuven (mandolin), Kyu-Young Kim (1st violin), Noah Geller (2nd violin), Che-Hung Chen (viola), Pitnarry Shin (cello)

Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Quintet for Guitar and String Quartet
Adam Levin (guitar), Noah Geller (1st violin), Kyu-Young Kim (2nd violin), Che-Hung Chen (viola), Clancy Newman (cello)

Intermission

Camille Saint-Saëns: Piano Trio No. 1 in F Major for Piano, Violin and Cello
Kyu-Young Kim (violin), Pitnarry Shin (cello), Henry Kramer (piano)

Masud Jamil: Sama’i Nahwand for Mandolin, Guitar and Strings
Jacob Reuven (mandolin), Adam Levin (guitar), Noah Geller (1st violin), Kyu-Young Kim (2nd violin), Che-Hung Chen (viola), Clancy Newman (cello)

CONCERT 4: DAVID KIM AND FRIENDS

Tuesday, July 30 at 7:30pm

Igor Stravinsky: Suite Italienne for Violin and Piano
David Kim (violin), Natalie Zhu (piano)

Sergei Prokofiev: Sonata for Two Violins in C Major, Op.56
David Kim (violin), Juliette Kang (violin)

Intermission

Johannes Brahms: String Sextet No.1 in B-flat Major, Op.18
David Kim (1st violin), Juliette Kang (2nd violin), Che-Hung Chen (1st viola), Burchard Tang (2nd viola), Priscilla Lee (cello), Clancy Newman (cello)

 

CONCERT 5: DOVER RETURNS

Friday, August 2 at 6:30 PM and 7:30 PM

Young Artist Mini Recital at 6:30 PM

Franz Schubert: Wanderer Fantasy in C Major, Op.15
Ian Lin (piano)

Concert at 7:30 PM
The Dover Quartet: Joel Link (1st violin), Bryan Lee (2nd violin), Julianne Lee (viola), Camden Shaw (cello

Jessie Montgomery: Strum

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Pura Fé: Rattle Songs
*arranged for string quartet by Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate

Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate: Woodland Songs (world-premiere performance)

Intermission

Antonín Dvořák: Quartet in F Major, Op.96

CONCERT 6: NATALIE’S FAVORITES

Sunday, August 4 at 4:00 PM 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, K.493
Natalie Zhu (piano), Bryan Lee (violin), Julianne Lee (viola), Camden Shaw (cello)

Felix Mendelssohn:  Piano Trio in D minor, Op.49
Joel Link (violin), Clancy Newman (cello), Natalie Zhu (piano)

Intermission

Franz Schubert: String Quintet in C Major, D.956
Joel Link (1st violin), Bryan Lee (2nd violin), Julianne Lee (viola), Camden Shaw (cello), Clancy Newman (2nd cello)