Ravinia's Steans Music Institute: Program for Piano and Strings

Bennett Gordon Hall
Friday, July 14, 2017
1:00 PM
Gates Open
2:00 PM
Concert Starts

Tickets: Free
No lawn sales

Program

 
Beethoven
(1770-1827)
 
  String Trio No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 9, No. 3
Allegro con spirito
Adagio con espressione
Scherzo: Allegro molto e vivace
Finale: Presto

Claire Bourg, violin
Tanner Menees, viola
Frans Helmerson, cello

Claire Bourg’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Fellowship in Memory of Sally and Ernest A. Grunsfeld III.

Tanner Menees’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Max and Lottie Gerber/Oscar Gerber Fellowship from the Max and Lottie Gerber Foundation, Inc., the Miriam B. Hotchkiss Memorial Fellowship, the Rosenson Fellowship from Mr. and Mrs. Harold Rosenson, and the Hav and Lloyd Stone Fellowship.

Frans Helmerson holds the MacLean Family Chair.
 
Mendelssohn
(1809-1847)
 
  String Quartet No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 44, No. 2*
Allegro assai appassionato
Scherzo: Allegro di molto
Andante
Presto agitato

Stephanie Zyzak, violin
Geneva Lewis, violin
Atar Arad, viola
Timotheos Petrin, cello

Stephanie Zyzak’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Starling Foundation Fellowship.

Geneva Lewis’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Starling Foundation Fellowship.

Atar Arad holds the Irvin E. Houck Chair for Strings.

Timotheos Petrin’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Richard Byron Stevens Memorial Fellowship.
 
INTERMISSION
 
Atar Arad
(b. 1945)
  String Quartet No. 2*
Another Place-Another Time
Ladino
Toccatina A La Turk

Benjamin Baker, violin
Anna Göckel, violin
Zoë Martin-Doike, viola
Benjamin Lash, cello

Benjamin Baker’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Gene Witz Memorial Violin Fellowship.

Anna Göckel’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by a gift of Betsey and Dale R. Pinkert in honor of George Perlman and Betty Haag, the Louella Kanew and Michael Sachs Fellowship, and the Esther W. and Saul Stone Memorial Fellowship from Donna and Tom Stone and family.

Zoë Martin-Doike’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Bruce K. Goodman, Jr. Fellowship from Mr. and Mrs. Bruce K. Goodman.

Benjamin Lash’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Merrill and Judy Blau Fellowship.
 
Fauré
(1845-1924)
  Piano Quartet No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 45
Allegro molto moderato
Allegro molto
Adagio non troppo
Allegro molto

Max Tan, violin
Tanner Menees, viola
Sayaka Selina, cello
Ying Li, piano

Max Tan’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Starling Foundation Fellowship.

Tanner Menees’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the Max and Lottie Gerber/Oscar Gerber Fellowship from the Max and Lottie Gerber Foundation, Inc., the Miriam B. Hotchkiss Memorial Fellowship, the Rosenson Fellowship from Mr. and Mrs. Harold Rosenson, and the Hav and Lloyd Stone Fellowship.

Sayaka Selina’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the St. Margaret’s College and Schools Foundation Fellowship from Mr. Tadashi Enami, the Josephine and Newton N. Minow Fellowship, and the Kovler Family Fellowship from the Blum-Kovler Foundation.

Ying Li’s participation in Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute is made possible by the J. Howard Wood Piano Fellowship from Mrs. J. Howard Wood.

* First performance at Ravinia.