Encore Houston

Encore Houston, Episode 99: St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society

The St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society performs works for varying combinations of flute, viola, and harp.

Picture of audience at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church
St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, where the St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society hosts its many concerts.

On this week’s episode of Encore Houston, musicians from the St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society present music written in the 20th and 21st centuries, from a Biblical song to a day in the life of a lark. The episode also includes excerpts of chamber music by Johannes Brahms.

Music in this episode:

  • DALE WARLAND: Arise My Love
  • PIERRE-OCTAVE FERROUD: Three Pieces for solo flute
  • THÉODORE DUBOIS: Terzettino
  • STEPHEN MAIN: Columbus Triptych
    • Judy Dines, flute
    • Joan DerHovsepian, viola
    • Paula Page, harp
  • JOHANNES BRAHMS: Excerpts from String Sextet No. 2 in G minor
    • Sophia Silivos and Anton Miller, violins
    • James Dunham and Rita Porfiris, violas
    • Barrett Sills and Louis-Marie Fardet, cellos
  • BRAHMS: Sonata for Violin and Piano in F minor
    • Joan DerHovsepian, viola
    • Rodney Waters, piano
  • Performance dates: 10/9/2018, 10/10/2017, and 1/30/2018
  • Originally aired: 3/30/2019

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


This article is part of the Encore Houston podcast

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