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Center Stage from Wolf Trap

Seasonal, Sundays 2 to 3 pm on WXXI-FM 91.5, WXXY 90.3, WXXI-FM/HD 91.5-1 and online at wxxi.org
  • Hosted by Rich Kleinfeldt and Lee Ann Myslewski

The Barns at Wolf trap is a year-round facility hailed as “one of the best places to hear music in Washington.” Each summer Wolf Trap showcases live chamber performances by some of the most renowned musicians performing today.  Co-hosts Rich Kleinfeldt and Lee Ann Myslewski provide a unique behind-the-scenes perspective to the broadcasts.

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1/7          Beethoven:  String Quartet in D, String Quartet in e (Brentano Quartet)
1/14      Schubert:  Winterreise, a song cycle for voice and piano of 24 poems by Wilhelm Müller. (Ryan McKinny, bs-bar; Kim Pensinger Witman,p)
1/21      Mendelssohn:  Quartet in f Bartók: Quartet No. 3 (Escher String Quartet)

bostonbrass.com

Boston Brass celebrates the holidays with carols traditional and favorites for young and old, from the Barns at Wolf Trap.

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12/3        Brahms: Quartet for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello (Aspen Ensemble)
12/10     Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No. 6 (Beatrice Rana, p)
12/17    Bach:  Cello Suite No. 4  Mozart: Piano Sonata in F (Paul Galbraith, g)

Aulos Ensemble

11/5      Beethoven: Piano Trio Op. 1 Bates: Red River (Antares)
11/12    Rameau:  3ème Concert from Pièces de Clavecin en Concert Balbastre: Three Pieces  Couperin: 8ème Concert "Dans le Goût Théatral” Corrette: 4ème Symphonie en Quatour (Aulos Ensemble)
11/19    Bruckner: String Quintet Brahms: Sextet No. 1 (Eugene Drucker, Lawrence Dutton, Paul Watkins, with Emily Daggett Smith, Colin Brookes, and Alison Rowe)

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The 2005 composition by Paul Moravec is performed by Jeremy Denk on October 1st.  Here's more about the work about this American artist.

September 2017 Listings for Center Stage from Wolf Trap

Aug 21, 2017
Aizuri Quartet

8/27      Beethoven: Piano Trio in B-flat, Archduke (Wu Han/Philip Setzer/David Finckel)

9/3        Schumann: String Quartet Haydn: String Quartet, The Rider (Aizuri Qt)

9/10      Dvorak: String Quartet No. 11 Webern: Five Movements for String Quartet Faure: Poeme d’un jour (Parker St Qt)

August 2017 Center Stage from Wolf Trap: A NEW Season

Aug 15, 2017
Emerson String Quartet

The Barns at Wolf trap is a year-round facility hailed as “one of the best places to hear music in Washington.” August 2017 marks a NEW SEASON of live chamber performances by some of the most renowned musicians performing today.  Co-hosts Rich Kleinfeldt and Lee Ann Myslewski provide a unique behind-the-scenes perspective to the broadcasts.

8/27      Mark-Anthony Turnage: Shroud Beethoven: Cavatina: Adagio molto espressivo from String Quartet No. 13; Grosse Fuge (Emerson St Qt)

February 2017 Center Stage from Wolf Trap

Jan 30, 2017
AllMusic

2/5       Turtle Island String Quartet & Ying String Quartet DeRivera: Yuapango Turtle Island: Model Trane Blalakrishnan: Mara’s Garden of False Delights Milhaud: La Creation du Monde Mendelssohn: Octet

2/12      Ariel Quartet Haydn: Quartet Beethoven:  Quartet, Serioso
2/19      Members of the Philadelphia Orchestra Mozart: Clarinet Quintet DeRivera: Preudio y Merengue Schubert: Selection from Winterreise

January 2017 Listings for Center Stage from Wolf Trap

Dec 26, 2016
Lena Adasheva

This month on Center Stage from Wolf Trap, excellent chamber music from new friends and old, including celebrated woodwind quintet, Windscape!

Christmas with Calmus, Sun 12/25 @ 2pm

Dec 6, 2016
DCMetroTheaterArts

Holiday special from the vocal group Calmus, one of the most successful vocal groups in Germany. The ensemble has forged a refined sound which few groups achieve. Traditional holiday music from England, Russia, the Netherlands, Sweden, Austria and France.

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