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Encore Houston

Encore Houston, Episode 110: St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society

The New Zealand String Quartet performs with members of the St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society in works by Mozart, Dvořák, and Gareth Farr.


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John Lienhard
The New Zealand String Quartet and Ivo-Jan van der Werff performing at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church

On this episode of Encore Houston, the St. Cecila Chamber Music Society welcomes the New Zealand String Quartet from across the sea, where they present a pair of older works as well as a more recent piece inspired by the Tasman Sea.

Music in this episode:

  • WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: Viola Quintet in G minor, K. 516
    • New Zealand String Quartet
    • Ivo-Jan van der Werff
  • GARETH FARR: Te Tai-O-Rehua
  • ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK: String Sextet in A, Op. 48
    • New Zealand String Quartet
    • James Dunham, viola
    • Desmond Hoebig, cello
  • New Zealand String Quartet:
    • Helene Pohl, violin
    • Monique Lapins, violin
    • Gillian Ansell, viola
    • Rolf Gjelsten, cello

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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