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Occurs on Sunday July 30 2023

Approximate running time: 2 hours


Spieker Center for the Arts
50 Valparaiso Avenue
Atherton CA 94027

Event Notes

× The artistic, political, and social upheavals that marked the beginning of the twentieth century foreshadowed a century of turmoil, leading composers to recognize the obsolescence of traditional musical rules. "The Turbulent Century" showcases works from the twentieth century that boldly pushed the boundaries of music during an era characterized by turbulence, creativity, and optimism.

DARIUS MILHAUD Suite for Clarinet, Violin and Piano
GRAŻYNA BACEWICZ Partita for Violin and Piano
JOAQUÍN TURINA Piano Quartet in A minor
SERGEI PROKOFIEV Overture on Hebrew Themes for Clarinet, String Quartet, and Piano
ERNEST BLOCH Piano Quintet no. 1

PIANO Gilbert Kalish, Hyeyeon Park, Wu Han, Wu Qian
VIOLIN Stella Chen, Bella Hristova, Kristin Lee, Arnaud Sussmann, James Thompson
VIOLA Matthew Lipman, Paul Neubauer
CELLO Nicholas Canellakis, Sihao He
CLARINET Tommaso Lonquich

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