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Outstanding young artists from the United States and abroad join the ranks of the illustrious musicians who performed in the series early in their careers, artists including Peter Serkin, Yo-Yo Ma, and the Guarneri String Quartet. The Schneider Concerts presents Exceptional Chamber Ensembles on the Verge of Major Careers
Outstanding young artists from the United States and abroad join the ranks of the illustrious musicians who performed in the series early in their careers, artists including Peter Serkin, Yo-Yo Ma, and the Guarneri String Quartet.
Please visit us again in early May for information on the Schneider Concerts' Upcoming 2015-16 Season
Alexander Schneider, founder and music director (1957–1993)
Music advisers: Pamela Frank,* Jaime Laredo, Cho-Liang Lin,* Arnold Steinhardt, Michael Tree
Advisory committee members: Mark Epstein, Fiona Fein, Theodore Harris, Elisabeth Lorin, Frank Salomon, Linda Strommen,* Jani Tree, Helen Wright
*Alumna or alumnus of the New York String Orchestra Seminar
All concerts take place at The New School's Auditorium located at 66 West 12th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues)
Single tickets can be purchased at the hall one hour before each concert. Cash only.
Sunday, October 12, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
Visit websiteSee and hear the Amphion String Quartet
Program approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes, including intermissions
Grand Prize 2011 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmeleh CompetitionKatie Hyoun and David Southorn, violin
Wei-Yang Andy Lin, viola; Mihai Marica, celloSamuel Barber String Quartet in B Minor, Op. 11 (1935-36)Elliott Carter String Quartet No. 1 (1950-51)Antonin Dvorak String Quartet in F Major, Op. 96 "American" (1893)
Sunday, November 2, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
Visit websiteSee and hear the Marlboro Music FestivalProgram approximately 1 hours and 40 minutes including intermission
"A virtual guarantee of musical excellence" - Washington Post
Emilie-Anne Gendron and Danbi Um, violin
Hsin-Yun Huang, viola; Gabriel Cabezas and Angela Park, cello
Ieva Jokubaviciute, pianoFranz Joseph Haydn Piano Trio No. 41 in E-flat Minor, Hob. XV:31 "Jacob's Dream" (1797)Benjamin Britten String Quartet No. 3 in G Major, Op. 94 (1975)Gabriel Fauré Piano Quartet No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 67 (1886)
Sunday, December 7, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
Visit websiteSee and Hear the Jasper String Quartet Program approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes, including intermission
Winner 2012 Cleveland Quartet Award
J Freivogel and Sae Chonabayashi, violin
Sam Quintal, viola; Rachel Henderson Freivogel, celloFranz Joseph Haydn String Quartet in G Minor, Op. 74, No. 3 "Rider" (1793)Béla Bartók String Quartet No. 5 (1934)Felix Mendelssohn String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, Op. 13 (1827)
Sunday, January 18, 2015, 2:00 p.m.
Visit websiteSee and hear the Dover String QuartetProgram approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes, including intermission
Grand Prize 2013 Banff International String Quartet Competition
Joel Link and Bryan Lee, violin
Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, viola; Camden Shaw, celloFranz Joseph Haydn String Quartet in G Major, Op. 76, No. 1 (1797)Kaija Saariaho Terra Memoria (2006)Ludwig van Beethoven Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 127 (1825)
Sunday, February 8, 2015, 2:00 p.m.
Visit website Hear the Meccorre String QuartetProgram approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes, including intermission
Winner 2012 London International String Quartet Competition
Wojciech Koprowski and Jaroslaw Nadrzycki, violin
Michal Bryla, viola; Karol Marianowski, celloKarol Szymanowski String Quartet No. 1 in C Major (1917)Simon Laks String Quartet No. 3 (1945)Claude Debussy String Quartet in G Minor, Op. 10 (1893)
This concert supported, in part, with funds from the Polish Cultural Institute
and the Barbara Piasecka Johnson Foudation
Sunday, March 8, 2015, 2:00 p.m.
Visit website See and Hear Hermes QuartetProgram approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes, including intermission
Winner 2012 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmeleh Competition
Omer Boucher and Elise Liu, violin
Young-Hsin Lou Chang, viola and Anthony Kondo, celloFranz Joseph Haydn String Quartet in B Minor, Op. 33, No. 1 (1781)Robert Schumann String Quartet in A Minor, Op. 41, No. 1 (1842)Franz Schubert String Quartet No. 15 in G Major (1826)
Sunday, April 12, 2015, 2:00 p.m.
Visit website Hear Trio CavatinaProgram approximately 2 hours, including intermission
"A sound of great refinement and presence" - Philadelphia Inquirer
Harumi Rhodes, violin
Priscilla Lee, cello
Ieva Jokubaviciute, pianoRobert Schumann Fantasiestucke in A Minor for Piano Trio, Op. 88 (1842)Douglas Boyce Piano Trio (new commission 2014)Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 70, N0. 1 (1795)
New School Concerts
55 West 13th Street, room 929
New York, NY 10011
Founded at The New School in 1957 as New School Concerts, this series was renamed the Schneider Concerts in 1993 in honor of founding artistic director Alexander Schneider. Its mission is to provide exposure for outstanding emerging professional chamber artists and to present high-quality chamber music performances at modest ticket prices to ensure access for all New Yorkers.
The Schneider Concerts Series is made possible with support from the Alexander Schneider Foundation and with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.
$82: seven-concert subscription
$70: five-concert subscriptionNote: Subscriptions can only be purchased by mail. Download the subscription form (PDF)
$17.50: General Admission
$15: Senior Admission
$5: Student standby tickets (ages 30 and under with school ID)Note: Distribution of student standby tickets depends on availability. They cannot be purchased in advance.
Purchase single tickets online.To purchase single tickets in person, visit the New School Box Office, 66 West 12th Street lobby. The box office is open Monday-Friday, 4:00-7:00 p.m., and one hour before a performance.
For questions about tickets, call 212.229.5873.
Facilities are wheelchair accessible.
Large-print programs are available upon request.
For assisted listening devices, call 212.229.5873.