Two leading string quartets, the Takács and the Jerusalem, New York’s Orpheus Chamber Orchestra with pianist Alessio Bax, and a stop on the 50th-anniversary tour of Britain’s Tallis Scholars highlight the 2022-23 lineup of the Tuesday Evening Concerts in Charlottesville.
Staged since 1948, the Tuesday Evening Concerts are among the premier chamber-music series in the region.
Subscriptions to the seven-concert season are $65 to $225; single tickets, $12 to $39. For purchases and details, call (434) 244-9505 or visit http://tecs.org
All concerts will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the University of Virginia’s Old Cabell Hall.
Dates, artists and programs:
Oct. 11 – Alexander Malofeev, piano. Beethoven: Sonata in C sharp minor, Op. 27, No. 2 (“Moonlight”); Beethoven: Sonata in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2 (“Tempest”); Medtner: Sonata in G minor, Op. 22; Rachmaninoff: Études-tableaux, Op. 33.
Oct. 25 – Takács Quartet. Fanny Mendelssohn: Quartet in E flat major; Bartók: Quartet No. 6; Dvořák: Quartet in G major, Op. 106.
Nov. 29 – Yevgeny Kutik, violin; Anna Polonsky, piano. Brahms: Violin Sonata in A major, Op. 100; Milhaud: “Le Boeuf sur le toit;” Richard Strauss: Violin Sonata in E flat major, Op. 18; Ravel: “Tzigane.”
Feb. 21 – Orpheus Chamber Orchestra; Alessio Bax, piano. Respighi: “Ancient Airs and Dances” Suite No. 3; Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor; Dvořák: Serenade in E major, Op. 22.
March 28 – Nicola Benedetti, violin; Leonard Elschenbroich, cello; Alexei Grynyuk, piano. Schubert: Piano Trio in E flat major, D. 929; Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio in A minor, Op. 50 (“In Memory of a Great Artist”).
April 11 – The Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips directing. Orlando Gibbons: “O Clap Your Hands;” Thomas Tallis: “Suscipe quaeso;” Nico Muhly: “Rough Notes;” William Byrd: “Tribue domine;” Giovanni Palestrina: “Tu es Petrus;” John Rutter: “Hymn to the Creator of Light;” Nicolas Gombert: “Lugebat David;” Josequin des Prez: “Absilon fili mi;” Arvo Pärt: “Which was the son of . . . ”
April 25 – Jerusalem Quartet. Mendelssohn: Quartet E minor, Op. 44, No. 2; Webern: “Langsamer Satz;” Tchaikovsky: Quartet in D major, Op. 11.