Chamber Music Society of Detroit presents pianist Garrick Ohlsson on October 2, 2010
08/19/2010

Chamber Music Society of Detroit brings to you Garrick Ohlsson, Zuill Bailey, Simone Dinnerstein, The Juilliard String Quartet, Nash Emsemble of London, and many more in it’s upcoming 2010-2011 season.

Online PR News – 19-August-2010 – – - Artists/Date/Concert Location -
GARRICK OHLSSON, PIANIST
Saturday, October 2, 2010, 8:00 PM

Seligman Performing Arts Center
Located on the campus of Detroit Country Day School
22305 West 13 Mile Road, Beverly Hills

- Artist Bio -
Please see: http://www.opus3artists.com/artists/garrick-ohlsson

- Repertoire: -

All-Chopin Program
Nocturne in F Major, Op. 15, No. 1
Etudes, Op. 25
No. 1 in A-flat major
No. 2 in F minor
No. 5 in E minor
No. 6 in G-sharp minor
No. 7 in C-sharp minor
Scherzo No. 1 in B minor, Op. 20
Mazurka in A minor, Op. 17, No. 4
Polonaise in F-sharp minor, Op. 44
Barcarolle in F-sharp major, Op. 60
Mazurka in C-sharp minor, Op. 50, No. 3
Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58

- Unique Features of this Concert/Story Line: -
• OPENING NIGHT of the Chamber Music Society of Detroit 2010-2011 OPUS 3 PIANO SERIES.
• Garrick Ohlsson’s 1970 triumph at the Chopin Competition in Warsaw, where he won the Gold Medal, first brought him worldwide recognition as one of the finest pianists of his generation. In 2010 he marks the CHOPIN BICENTENARY with a series of all-Chopin recital programs in Seattle, Berkeley, New York, La Jolla and at the Ravinia and Tanglewood Festivals, in addition to his October 2 performance on the Chamber Music Society of Detroit series.
• PRE-CONCERT DINNER: BACCO RISTORANTE, with special reduced dinner price for CMSD ticket-holders, 6:00 – 7:15 PM

- Sponsor -
• Sponsored by Aldingbrooke Terrace and Townhome Rentals, a Beztak Development

- Special Features of Seligman Performing Arts Center -
• Free Parking
• Easy Accessibility
• Intimate Chamber Music Venue (seats 724)
• Excellent acoustics, Kirkegaard Associates, acoustician

- Special Offering by the Chamber Music Society of Detroit -
• Society Café open before the concerts and during intermission with support from Sweet Lorraine’s and Cadillac Coffee

- Upcoming Events and Concerts: Chamber Music Society of Detroit 2010-2011 Season -

STEVEN RINGS MINI-COURSE: GETTING TO THE CORE OF MUSICAL FORMS
Three evenings, Wednesday through Friday, October 6, 7, 8, 2010
Kingswood Auditorium, on the campus of Cranbrook Educational Community,
Bloomfield Hills.
Featuring in-depth discussions of musical form, highlighting examples from the Chamber Music Society of Detroit 2010-2011 season and including a private performance by the Juilliard String Quartet.

For more information, please call 248-855-6070 or visit www.ComeHearCMSD.org

Saturday, October 9
JUILLIARD STRING QUARTET
Haydn: String Quartet in A major, Op. 20, No. 6
Bartok: String Quartet No. 5
Brahms: String Quartet in A minor, Op. 51, No. 2
Pre-Concert Talk with Steven Rings, 6:45 – 7:30 PM

Saturday, November 13
PACIFICA QUARTET WITH ANTHONY MCGILL, CLARINET
Beethoven: String Quartet in F major, Op. 18, No. 1
Schumann: String Quartet in A minor, Op. 41, No. 3
Brahms: Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op. 115

Saturday, December 4, 2010
SIMONE DINNERSTEIN, PIANO
Bach: Goldberg Variations
Pre-Concert Talk with Steven Rings, 6:45 – 7:30 PM

Saturday, January 8, 2011
EMERSON STRING QUARTET
Mozart: String Quartet in C major, K. 465, Dissonance
Debussy: String Quartet in G minor, Op. 10
Mendelssohn: String Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 44, No. 3

Saturday, February 5, 2011
JEAN-YVES THIBAUDET, PIANO
ALL-LISZT PROGRAM
Consolations
Les Jeux d'Eaux Ă  la Villa d'Este
LĂ©gendes
Meine Freuden (after Chopin, Chants polonais no. 5 )
Ballade No. 2 in B minor
Isoldens Liebestod, from "Tristan und Isolde" (after Wagner)
Tarantella from "Venezia e Napoli"

Saturday, February 12, 2011
ORION QUARTET AND WINDSCAPE
Bach: The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080 (arranged for string quartet and wind quintet by Samuel Baron)

Saturday, March 26, 2011
ZUILL BAILEY, CELLO
Piers Lane, Piano
Mendelssohn: Concert Variations
Schumann: FantasiestĂĽcke
Roberto Sierra: Suite de canciones y danzas
Rachmaninoff: Sonata in G minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 19
Pre-Concert Talk with Zuill Bailey, 6:45 – 7:30 PM

Saturday, April 2, 2011
NASH ENSEMBLE OF LONDON
Mozart: Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, K. 478
Bax: Oboe Quintet
Britten: Phantasy Quartet for Oboe and String Trio, Op. 2
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 44
Pre-Concert Talk with Steven Rings, 6:45 – 7:30 PM

Saturday, May 21, 2011
MORGENSTERN TRIO
The Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson International Trio Award Concert
Beethoven: Piano Trio in C minor, Op. 1, No. 3
Ravel: Piano Trio in A minor
Brahms: Piano Trio No. 3 in C minor, Op. 101
Pre-Concert Talk with Steven Rings, 6:45 – 7:30 PM

- Ticket Prices -
• Subscriptions to the Opus 9 and Opus 3 series are still available.
• Single tickets to all concerts: $43 - $75; students $25.

- Ticket Purchase Information -
• By phone: Chamber Music Society of Detroit Ticket Service: 248-855-6070
• Online: www.ComeHearCMSD.org

HOUR Detroit and dbusiness are the media sponsors for the 2010-2011 season.

For further information about the 2010-2011 concert season, please visit the Chamber Music Society of Detroit web site at www.ComeHearCMSD.org.

The Chamber Music Society of Detroit is a non-profit organization committed to presenting the highest quality chamber music performed by musicians of international stature in acoustically outstanding venues. The Chamber Music Society of Detroit is recognized locally, nationally and internationally for the high caliber of its presentations.