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Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center: David Shifrin, clarinet

When/WhereSunday, Nov 22, 2020 7:00pmVirtual Event

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CMS Front Row: National
David Shifrin, clarinet

Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A major, K. 581
Luigi Bassi: Concert Fantasia on Themes from Verdi’s Rigoletto
Duke Ellington: Clarinet Lament

The Center for the Arts and Hylton Performing Arts Center are pleased to present CMS Front Row, a new digital initiative highlighting the Chamber Music Society (CMS) of Lincoln Center’s talented artists through previously recorded high-definition concerts from their archive.

This performance features virtuosic works for clarinet played by David Shifrin and fellow CMS musicians, including Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet in A major, Bassi’s Concert Fantasia on the Themes from Verdi’s Rigoletto, and Duke Ellington’s Clarinet Lament. Don’t miss this sparkling performance of chamber music hosted by CMS Co-Artistic Directors David Finckel and Wu Han. 

This performance will be streamed on this website beginning Sunday, November 22 at 7 p.m. and available to be viewed until November 27 at 5 p.m. 

To enable closed-captioning when viewing the video on Vimeo, find the “CC” button in the lower right corner of the player, and select “English.” 

Before the event at 6:15 p.m., Subscribers from the 19-20 season as well as current Friends of the Center for the Arts ($150+) and Friends of the Hylton Center ($150+) are invited to an exclusive Artists in Conversation event featuring a CMS musician. Details for how to join the conversation will be emailed prior to the performance. Interested in special benefits such as these? Become a Friend.  

Registration for the event is not required, but if you RSVP HERE you will be sent a reminder with details for how to watch prior to the event.

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