TownMusic: Town Hall Member Season Subscription
Thursday, October 9 at 7:30 pm
20th Century American Masters
Joshua Roman returns to Seattle for his second season as music director of Town Halls chamber music series with a program featuring works from the pantheon of American composers. Roman performs George Crumbs Cello Sonata. Roman and clarinetist Bill Kalinkos, who wowed the Town Hall audience last season with his performance in Messiaens Quartet for the End of Time, are joined by an ensemble of adventurous New York-based artists performing works by John Adams, Elliott Carter, John Corigliano, Philip Glass, and Steve Reich.
Wednesday, November 19 at 7:30 pm
The Biava Quartet
Founded in 1998 at the Cleveland Institute of Music, Biava is recognized as one todays most exciting young American quartets. In residence at the Juilliard School, the quartet has performed to acclaim in major concert halls throughout America, Europe and Asia. Works on the program include Mozarts Quartet in B Flat Major Hunt, Quartet No. 1 by Leos Janacek, and Griegs Quartet in G Minor Op. 27.
CHOOSE ONE OF THE TWO SEATTLE CHAMBER PLAYERS CONCERTS
Saturday, January 24 at 8 pm
Seattle Chamber Players From Moscow to the Silk Road Concert 1
Seattles leading contemporary chamber ensemble returns to Town Hall for a two-day festival of folk-inspired music by leading contemporary composers, principally of Russia and the Caucasus. The performance includes newly commissioned works by Ramin Heydarbeigy and Alireza Mashayekhi (Iran), Artur Avanesov (Armenia), Elmir Mirzoev (Azerbaijan) and Mahir Cetiz (Turkey), as well as the Seattle premiere of a new composition by Giya Kancheli (Georgia).
Sunday, January 25 at 7 pm
Seattle Chamber Players From Moscow to the Silk Road Concert 2
Dedicated to Russia, the second day of the festival includes SCP in performance with two leading Russian ensembles, the Dmitri Pokrovsky Russian Folk Music Ensemble and the Opus Posth string orchestra, led by the world-renowned violinist Tatiana Grindenko. The program features works by Vladimir Martynov, Alexander Raskatov, and Yevgeniy Sharlat.
Thursday, April 23 at 7:30 pm
Joshua Roman in Recital
Over the past two years, Roman has regularly toured (and recorded) in Japan, and Town Hall is proud to present him to Seattle audiences with his extraordinary partners Eri Hayashi, considered among the countrys finest accompanists, and Hisaya Dogin, a cellist with the prestigious NHK Orchestra. This program of rarely heard works includes Handel's Trio Sonata for two Cellos and Continuo Op 2 No. 8 in G Minor, Gian Carlo Menotti's Suite for Two Cellos and Piano, and others.
Thursday, June 25 at 7:30 pm
The final concert of the season is built around all new work, commissioned by Roman and Town Hall for a handpicked ensemble which will feature Roman himself on cello; Bill Kalinkos (Alarm Will Sound, Citymusic Cleveland, and Ensemble de Sade) returning on clarinet; Vancouver-born Yuki Numata, a violinist with Miamis acclaimed New World Symphony; and percussionist Jason Treuting, of SoPercussion, neitherMusic, QQQ, and Alarm Will Sound.
Town Hall Seattle
1119 8th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: No|