Concert Calendar

A French Salon

  1. Wednesday, September 9, 2015, 7:00 pm

Home of Suzanne & Bob Brock

TCMG’s annual Contributors Thank You Concert features works by French composers, followed by a reception. The program includes Gabriel Fauré’s Morceau de concours for flute and piano, Claude Debussy’s Cello Sonata, Philippe Gaubert’s First Flute Sonata, Nadia Boulanger’s Three Pieces for cello and piano, and Marcelle de Manziarly’s Trio for flute, cello and piano. Free for contributions of $100 or more. Click here to donate and for more details.
Nancy Laupheimer, flute   |   Sally Guenther, cello   |   Debra Ayers, piano

Mozart & Mendelssohn (M & M's!)

  1. Saturday, October 3, 2015, 5:00 pm
  2. Sunday, October 4, 2015, 7:00 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

TCMG’s 23rd season opens with masterworks by Mozart and Mendelssohn featuring virtuoso Russian pianist Gleb Ivanov. An unusual arrangement of Mozart’s Symphony No. 40 for piano, flute, violin and cello will be performed as well as Mendelssohn’s Variations Serieuses in D minor, op. 54 for solo piano, Mozart’s Andante in C Major for flute and piano, and Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor.
Gleb Ivanov, piano   |   David Felberg, violin   |   Sally Guenther, cello   |   Nancy Laupheimer, flute

American String Quartet

  1. Saturday, November 7, 2015, 5:00 pm
  2. Sunday, November 8, 2015, 5:00 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

A first! The world-renowned American String Quartet will perform two different programs in the intimate setting of the Arthur Bell Auditorium. Mozart’s String Quartet in D Minor K. 421, Beethoven’s String Quartet in F Major, Op. 59, No.1 and a new piece written for the Americans by George Tsontakis will be performed on Saturday.
Sunday features Maurice Ravel’s String Quartet in F Major, Johannes Brahms Quartet in C Minor, Op. 51, No.1, and, with TCMG flutist Nancy Laupheimer, a Flute Quartet by Ferdinand Ries.
Pick your favorite, or come to both programs!
American String Quartet, string quartet   |   Nancy Laupheimer, flute

A Spanish Holiday

  1. Saturday, December 12, 2015, 5:00 pm
  2. Sunday, December 13, 2015, 5:00 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

Chamber music for flute, violin, cello and piano by Spanish composers rings in the holiday season with works by Enrique Granados, Joaquin Turina, Gaspar Cassado, Frederico Moreno Torroba and Antonio Rodil. There will also be a surprise guest appearance by some of Taos’s homegrown talent, performing chamber music, New Mexico-style!
Nancy Laupheimer, flute   |   LP How, violin   |   Sally Guenther, cello   |   Robert Tweten, piano

Play It Forward

  1. Saturday, January 16, 2016, 5:00 pm
  2. Sunday, January 17, 2016, 5:00 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

TCMG “plays it forward” with a new series that presents younger music and musicians. This program will feature 22-year-old prodigy Phillip Golub, who not only is composing a new work for TCMG but will also play both classical and jazz piano! The program includes Beethoven’s Trio for clarinet, cello and piano, Debussy’s Violin Sonata, a jazz improvisation set, and Golub’s Fireflies for clarinet, violin, cello, and piano, as well as the world premiere!
Phillip Golub, composer/piano   |   Nancy Laupheimer, flute   |   Sergei Vassiliev, clarinet   |   Elizabeth Baker, violin   |   Sally Guenther, cello

Into the Light

  1. Saturday, March 19, 2016, 5:00 pm
  2. Sunday, March 20, 2016, 5:00 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

A multimedia collaboration with sound and light artist Sasha vom Dorp inspires a program of music informed by light, including Ken Benshoof’s In Shadow Light for piccolo, violin, viola, cello, Andrew Norman’s Light Screens for flute, violin, viola and cello, and Franz Schubert’s light-filled String Trio in Bb, D. 47. Vom Dorp’s art work will be presented during the performances.
Sasha vom Dorp, artist   |   Nancy Laupheimer, flute   |   Espen Lillesl├ątten, violin   |   Ilze Klava, viola   |   Sally Guenther, cello

Colores!

  1. Saturday, April 16, 2016, 5:00 pm
  2. Sunday, April 17, 2016, 5:00 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

A colorful program to welcome springtime features Daniel Dorff’s Perennials for flute, clarinet and piano, Jennifer Higdon’s Piano Trio (Pale Yellow and Fiery Red), Gary Schocker’s Nightblooming from Green Places for flute and piano, Marilyn Bliss’s Blue Dawn for Native American flute and cello, Joseph Schwantner’s Black Anemones for flute and piano, and Paul Hindemith’s Quartet for clarinet, violin, cello and piano.
Nancy Laupheimer, flute   |   Keith Lemmons, clarinet   |   David Felberg, violin   |   Sally Guenther, cello   |   Debra Ayers, piano

In a Dream

  1. Saturday, May 21, 2016, 5:00 pm
  2. Sunday, May 22, 2016, 5:00 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

TCMG’s season concludes with a program of music and poetry informed by dreams. Daniel Strong Godfrey’s From a Dream of Russia for clarinet, violin and piano, Jocelyn Morlock’s I conversed with you in a dream for flute and piano, and Gabriel Faure’s Piano Quartet in G minor are complemented by the award-winning poetry of Sawnie Morris.
Nancy Laupheimer, flute   |   Keith Lemmons, clarinet   |   David Felberg, violin   |   Shanti Randall, viola   |   Sally Guenther, cello   |   Debra Ayers, piano   |   Sawnie Morris, poet