San Antonio Chamber Music Society http://tpr.org en San Antonio Chamber Music Society Broadcasts This Month http://tpr.org/post/san-antonio-chamber-music-society-broadcasts-month <p>This month, TPR presents a three-week series of broadcasts drawn from the San Antonio Chamber Music Society’s 2013-2014 series. &nbsp;The one-hour programs will be broadcast on Saturday nights at 7:00 on KPAC 88.3 FM and KTXI 90.1 FM.</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 21:34:51 +0000 Texas Public Radio 28294 at http://tpr.org San Antonio Chamber Music Society Broadcasts This Month France's Hottest String Quartet On Tour And En Route To San Antonio http://tpr.org/post/frances-hottest-string-quartet-tour-and-en-route-san-antonio <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Sunday afternoon marks the season finale of the San Antonio Chamber Music Society for 2012-13. The concert at Temple Beth-El features the hottest French group in chamber music, </span><a href="http://www.quatuorebene.com/" target="_blank">Quatour<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Ebene</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. They have been </span>heralded<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> by critics far and wide as the gold standard in music making.</span></p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 13:44:07 +0000 John Clare 9445 at http://tpr.org France's Hottest String Quartet On Tour And En Route To San Antonio A Great Afternoon Of Music With Husband-Wife Duo David Finckel & Wu Han http://tpr.org/post/great-afternoon-music-husband-wife-duo-david-finckel-wu-han <p>The <a href="http://sacms.org/" target="_blank">San Antonio Chamber Music Society</a> is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year and what a great reminder of what chamber music is all about than when husband and wife duo David Finckel (cello) and Wu Han (piano) performed at Temple Bethel last Sunday.</p><p>They were recently named "Musicians of the Year" by Musical America in 2012. Some concerts you know are going to be great just by walking in the hall, and this was one of them.</p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 20:44:33 +0000 Randy Anderson 8222 at http://tpr.org A Great Afternoon Of Music With Husband-Wife Duo David Finckel & Wu Han Lincoln Center Chamber Music Society Leaders Visit San Antonio http://tpr.org/post/lincoln-center-chamber-music-society-leaders-visit-san-antonio <p><strong>Husband and wife duo present romantic sonatas</strong></p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 15:39:46 +0000 John Clare 7945 at http://tpr.org Lincoln Center Chamber Music Society Leaders Visit San Antonio Beethoven's Fourth Piano Concerto Gets New Orchestration for Strings http://tpr.org/post/beethovens-fourth-piano-concerto-gets-new-orchestration-strings <p>James Dick has a good relationship with the Chamber Orchestra Kremlin and conductor Mischa&nbsp;Rachlevsky; in fact they have performed together previously in Texas, as well as in Moscow.</p><p><em>"They're the finest players in Russia, either in the conservatory or playing professionally,"</em> says soloist James Dick. <em>"It is a pleasure to work with them. I can also guarantee you haven't heard Beethoven like this before, a new orchestration that has written the wind parts out for the strings and piano. It is breathtaking!"</em></p><p></p> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 14:19:00 +0000 John Clare 279 at http://tpr.org Beethoven's Fourth Piano Concerto Gets New Orchestration for Strings