Portland Chamber Music Festival Program II: Fragments
The second program in the PCMF's 2019 summer season explores how “fragments” of insight combine to create musical inspiration from Mahler, Schubert, Tchaikovsky and more.
The second program in PCMF's 2019 season explores how “fragments” of insight combine to create musical inspiration. Mahler's unfinished Piano Quartet pairs with the otherworldly homage it inspired. Nature’s soaring heights and darkest depths mirror the scope of human emotion in Schubert’s beloved lied, and illustrate Tchaikovsky’s Tuscan picture postcard with vibrant virtuosity.
Clara Schumann Selected Songs Mahler Piano Quartet in A minor Schnittke Piano Quartet in A minor Schubert Shepherd on the Rock for Soprano, Clarinet, and Piano Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence
Kara Dugan, soprano; Todd Palmer, clarinet; Gabriela Diaz, Nick Kendall, Charles Yang, violins; Marta Hortobagyi Lambert, Melissa Reardon, violas; David Requiro, Peter Stumpf, cellos; Peter Dugan, piano