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ACADEMY OF ST. MARTIN IN THE FIELDS CHAMBER ENSEMBLE

  • DATE/TIME

    DATE: Tuesday, October 13, 2015

    TIME: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    VENUE:
    Stude Concert Hall, Shepherd School of Music
    Rice University

  • ABOUT THE CONCERT

    Rossini, String Sonata No. 1 in G Major

    Mozart, Quintet in E-flat Major for Horn and Strings, K. 407

    Schubert, Octet in F Major, D. 803 (Op. posth. 166) for Winds and Strings

    ARTISTS:

    • Tomo Keller, violin and guest leader
    • Harvey de Souza, violin
    • Robert Smissen, viola
    • Stephen Orton, cello
    • Lawrence O'Donnell, bassoon
    • Lynda Houghton, double bass
    • Stephen Stirling, horn
    • Timothy Orpen, clarinet
     

    Praised for its splendor and grace, this ensemble leaves in its wake a trail of wild, breathtaking sound. Drawn from the Academy's principal orchestra, the ensemble puts their signature stamp on Rossini's lush String Sonata No. 1 in G Major, and brings layers of nuance and vivid playing to Schubert's multi-faceted epic.

    REVIEWS

    "Breathtaking performance" - The Washington Post  

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