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Contributors Thank You Concert

  1. Sunday, August 12, 2018, 4:00 pm

Home of Suzanne & Bob Brock

TCMG’s Contributors Thank You Concert and Reception features virtuoso Russian pianist Gleb Ivanov performing Modest Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition. TCMG flutist and director Nancy Laupheimer joins him for Anatoly Samonov’s Flute Sonata. Free for Contributors of $100 or more. Visit taoschambermusicgroup.org/donate for more information.

Gleb Ivanov, piano   |   Nancy Laupheimer, flute

Common Ground

  1. Saturday, September 22, 2018, 5:30 pm
  2. Sunday, September 23, 2018, 5:30 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

TCMG’s 26th season opens with a program that brings violinist and social advocate Vijay Gupta to Taos, performing compositions with TCMG by Bach, Reena Esmail (including a world premiere) and Handel-Halvorsen. One of the youngest musicians to join the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Gupta is also a TED Senior Fellow, Kennedy Center Citizen Artist and co-founder of Street Symphony, which performs for homeless and incarcerated people in Los Angeles. Gupta and Esmail (both Indain American) will also speak about the vital role of music to heal, shape and change the way we see ourselves and the world around us.

Vijay Gupta, violin   |   Sally Guenther, cello   |   Nancy Laupheimer, flute   |   Kim Bakkum, piano   |   Reena Esmail, composer-in-residence

Shadow and Light

  1. Saturday, November 10, 2018, 5:22 pm
  2. Sunday, November 11, 2018, 5:30 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

TCMG’s program of music informed by the natural world includes Tina Davidson’s Blue Curve of the Earth and Einojuhani Rautavaara’s Notturno & Danza, both for violin and piano; Katherine Hoover’s Summer Night for flute, horn and piano; Melissa Hui’s Trace for flute and piano; Johannes Brahms’s Horn Trio; and Bohuslav Martinu’s Promenades for flute, violin and piano.

Nancy Laupheimer, flute   |   Jeffrey Rogers, horn   |   Elizabeth Baker, violin   |   Kim Bakkum, piano

Beyond Borders

  1. Friday, December 14, 2018, 5:30 pm
  2. Saturday, December 15, 2018, 5:30 pm
  3. Sunday, December 16, 2018, 5:30 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

Russian virtuoso pianist Gleb Ivanov will be featured in this holiday-time program that traverses borders, from Armenian composer Arno Babadjanian’s Piano Trio in F# minor and Czech Antonin Dvorak’s Piano Quartet in D Major No. 1, Op.23 to American composer Eldin Burton’s Spanish-flavored Sonatina for flute and piano. Please note that there are three performances due to popular demand!
Gleb Ivanov, piano   |   Elizabeth Baker, violin   |   LP How, violin/viola   |   Sally Guenther, cello   |   Nancy Laupheimer, flute

Good Company with Chatter

  1. Saturday, January 12, 2019, 10:30 am
  2. Saturday, January 12, 2019, 5:30 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

TCMG brings a Chatter-style program that includes music, poetry and two minutes of silence. In keeping with Chatter’s morning concerts in Albuquerque and at SITE Santa Fe, there will be a morning performance at the Harwood Museum in addition to the 5:30 p.m. show. (No Sunday concert.) Emblematic of its adventuresome programming, the Chatter string quartet will play Meredith Monk’s StringSongs, Philip Glass’s “Company” String Quartet #2 and Gabriela Lena Frank’s Leyendas: An Andean Walkabout. TCMG flutist Nancy Laupheimer joins them for Andrew Norman’s Light Screens, and Taos poet Olivia Romo will perform.

David Felberg, violin/viola   |   Megan Holland, violin   |   Kimberly Fredenburgh, viola   |   James Holland, cello   |   Nancy Laupheimer, flute   |   Olivia Romo, poet

Blank Canvas

  1. Saturday, March 2, 2019, 5:30 pm
  2. Sunday, March 3, 2019, 5:30 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

As Resident Chamber Music Group of the Harwood Museum, TCMG presents music inspired by art. Jennifer Higdon’s American Canvas for flute, cello and piano has three movements titled O’Keefe, Pollock and Wyeth. Bruce Wolosoff’s The Loom for piano trio is based on Eric Fischl’s watercolors, and Glen Roven’s work for violin and piano is called Three Paintings by Agnes Martin. Also included will be Claude Debussy’s Piano Trio in G Major.

Debra Ayers, piano   |   Elizabeth Baker, violin   |   Sally Guenther, cello   |   Nancy Laupheimer, flute

Celebrating Chilton

  1. Saturday, April 6, 2019, 5:30 pm
  2. Sunday, April 7, 2019, 5:30 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

TCMG celebrates the contributions of Chilton Anderson, founder of the Taos School of Music, who would have turned 90 this March. TSM Artistic Director and pianist Robert McDonald returns to play with TCMG for this tribute in Shostakovich’s Cello Sonata, Eugene Bozza’s Soirs dans les Montaignes for flute and piano, a Trio Sonata for flute, violin, cello and piano by Carl Stamitz (from Chilton’s personal collection), and Beethoven’s Piano Trio in Eb Major, Op. 70, No.2.

Robert McDonald, piano   |   Elizabeth Baker, violin   |   Sally Guenther, cello   |   Nancy Laupheimer, flute

Play It Forward

  1. Saturday, May 11, 2019, 5:30 pm
  2. Sunday, May 12, 2019, 5:30 pm

Arthur Bell Auditorium at the Harwood Museum of Art

TCMG’s annual program highlighting younger musicians and newer music features 24-year-old violist Allie Norris in works by her favorite living composer, Kenji Bunch. She joins TCMG stalwarts for Robert Schumann’s immortal Piano Quartet in Eb Major, Op. 47 and Eric Ewazen’s 2006 Bridgehampton Suite for flute and strings, inspired by Mozart. Also on the program will be Mozart’s Piano Trio in G Major, K. 564.

Elizabeth Baker, violin   |   Alice Norris, viola   |   Sally Guenther, cello   |   Nancy Laupheimer, flute   |   Robert Tweten, piano



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