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Benaroya Hall, Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall
Between 2nd Ave and 3rd Ave 200 University Street Seattle, WA 98101
206-215-4747
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4.9 / 5 Rated by 9 members
Review from WahJ
93 events 39 reviews

The musicians are stellar. I thoroughly enjoyed the evening of music.

reviewed Jan 30 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Jerry Richard
25 events 7 reviews

Had to skip free recital because it was that or dinner. Missed cookies pre-concert and intermission. Hall acoustics, performances excellent. Did not like the Schuman and Bartok much, but the latter worth a listen.

reviewed Feb 01 2014 report as inappropriate
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*Friday, January 24, 2014:

6:30pm – Recital*

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata No. 1 for Violin and Piano in D Major, Op. 12 No. 1

Benjamin Beilman, Rohan De Silva

Robert Schumann

Intermezzo from F-A-E Sonata for Violin and Piano, WoO 22 J

Benjamin Beilman, Rohan De Silva

*7:30pm – Concert *

Robert Schumann

Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in D minor, Op. 63

Benjamin Beilman, Julie Albers, Rohan De Silva

Béla Bartók

Sonata No. 2 for Violin and Piano, Sz. 76

Ida Levin, Dénes Várjon

Antonín Dvorák

Quintet for Strings in G Major, Op. 77

James Ehnes, Ruth Palmer, Richard O’Neill, Bion Tsang, Jordan Anderson

*Saturday, January 25, 2014:

6:30pm – Recital*

Béla Bartók

Two Elegies, Op. 8/b

Dénes Várjon

Béla Bartók

Sonatina, Sz. 55

Dénes Várjon

Béla Bartók

Old Dance Tunes from 15 Hungarian Peasant Songs (Nos. 7-15)

Dénes Várjon

7:30pm – Concert

Joseph Haydn

Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in C Major, Hob. XV:27

Ruth Palmer, Bion Tsang, Dénes Várjon

Johannes Brahms

Sonata for Violin and Piano in D minor, Op. 108

James Ehnes, Rohan De Silva

Piotr Tchaikovsky

String Quartet No. 2 in F Major, Op. 22

Ida Levin, Benjamin Beilman, Richard O’Neill, Julie Albers

  • Sunday, January 26, 2014*
  • 2:00pm – Recital*

Johann Sebastian Bach

Partita No. 2 for Violin in D minor, BWV 1004

Ruth Palmer

3:00pm – Concert

Antonín Dvorák

Terzetto for Two Violins and Viola in C Major, Op. 74

Benjamin Beilman, Ida Levin, Richard O’Neill

Dmitri Shostakovich

Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in E minor, Op. 67

Ruth Palmer, Bion Tsang, Rohan De Silva

Johannes Brahms

Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in C Major, Op. 87

James Ehnes, Julie Albers, Dénes Várjon

*Thursday, January 30, 2014

6:30pm – Recital*

Johannes Brahms

Sonata No. 1 for Violin and Piano in G Major, Op. 78

Arnaud Sussmann, Orion Weiss

  • 7:30pm – Concert*

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in G Major, K. 564

Arnaud Sussmann, Andrés Díaz, Anna Polonsky

Robert Schumann

Märchenerzählungen for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, Op. 132

Roberto Diaz, Orion Weiss, Sean Osborn

Max Bruch

Selections from Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano, Op. 83, Nos. 2, 5 and 4

Roberto Diaz, Orion Weiss, Sean Osborn

Béla Bartók

String Quartet No. 1, Op. 7, Sz. 40

James Ehnes, Amy Schwartz Moretti, Richard O’Neill, Robert deMaine

Friday, January 31, 2014

6:30pm – Recital

Antonín Dvorák

Four Romantic Pieces

Amy Schwartz Moretti, Anna Polonsky

Amy Beach

Romance, Op. 23

Amy Schwartz Moretti, Anna Polonsky

Laura Netzel

Romance, Op. 40

Amy Schwartz Moretti, Anna Polonsky

  • 7:30pm – Concert*

Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, Op. 5, No. 2

Andrés Díaz, Anna Polonsky

Zoltán Kodály

Serenade for Two Violins and Viola, Op. 12

Amy Schwartz Moretti, James Ehnes, Roberto Diaz

Felix Mendelssohn

Quartet for Piano and Strings in B minor, Op. 3

Arnaud Sussmann, Richard O’Neill, Robert deMaine, Orion Weiss

*Saturday, February 1, 2014

6:30pm – Recital*

Alfred Schnittke

Sonata No. 1 for Cello and Piano

Andrés Díaz, Orion Weiss

7:30pm – Concert

Antonín Dvorák

Slavonic Dances for Piano, Four Hands, Op. 46

Anna Polonsky, Orion Weiss

Johannes Brahms

Sextet for Strings in G Major, Op. 36

Amy Schwartz Moretti, Arnaud Sussmann, Roberto Diaz, Richard O’Neill, Robert deMaine, Andrés Díaz

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