Encore Houston

Encore Houston, Episode 84: St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society

The St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society performs string quintets by Mozart and Dvořák.


Concert photo of St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society
Musicians of the St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society performing their concert “Two Times Five = Fabulous”.

On this episode of Encore Houston, the St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society adds another viola to the traditional string quartet to perform two works: a sprightly quintet by Mozart, and a folk-inspired quintet by Dvořák, written during his summer holiday in Spillville, Iowa.

Music in this episode:

  • WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART, Viola Quintet in C major, K. 515
  • ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK, Viola Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 97
    • David Salness, violin
    • Sophia Silivos, violin
    • Ivo-Jan van der Werff, viola
    • James Dunham, viola
    • Barrett Sills, cello
  • Performance date: 5/15/2018
  • Originally aired: 10/27/2018

New episodes of Encore Houston air Saturdays at 10 PM, with a repeat broadcast Sundays at 4 PM, all on Houston Public Media Classical.


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Joshua Zinn

Joshua Zinn

Producer, Houston Matters

Joshua is a producer for Houston Matters on News 88.7 as well as the host of Encore Houston on HPM Classical. He joined Houston Public Media as a radio intern in 2014 and became a full-time announcer the following year. Now he prepares segments and occasionally records interviews for Houston...

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