UCSB Chamber Orchestra and Chamber Players

Event Date: 

Monday, December 2, 2019 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Event Date Details: 

Event Location: 

  • Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall (UCSB)

Event Price: 

General ($10)
Non-UCSB students with ID ($5)
UCSB students with ID (FREE)*
Children under 12 (FREE)*
UCSB AS Ticket Office: 
(805) 893-2064
UCEN Room 1535 (across from Corwin Pavilion)
*Youth and UCSB student tickets may be reserved in advance by contacting the ticket office


Event Contact: 

Adriane Hill
Marketing and Communications Manager
UC Santa Barbara Department of Music
(805) 893-3230
UCSB Chamber Orchestra
Directed by Maxim Kuzin, the UCSB Chamber Orchestra will present an evening of orchestral masterpieces, entitled "Feast of Dance," on Monday, December 2, 2019 at 7:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall. The program will include works by Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Béla Bartók, Manuel de Falla, Antonín Dvořák, Johannes Brahms, Frédéric Chopin, and Johann Strauss, Jr. Winners of the quarterly UCSB Chamber Music Competition will also perform works by Caroline Shaw, Anton Arensky, Benjamin Godard, Claude Debussy, and Franz Schubert as the UCSB Chamber Players (Jonathan Moerschel, Director).

Chamber Players Program

Caroline Shaw (b. 1982)
Dolce Cantavi (2015) 
Lauren Vanderlinden, soprano
Cloe Gentile, soprano
Megan Williams, soprano
Anton Arensky (1861-1906)
Trio in D minor, Op. 32 
     Allegro moderato 
Rafael Vazquez Guevara, violin
Naomi Stoodley, cello
Pinshu Yu, piano
Benjamin Godard (1849-1895)
Suite de Trois Morceaux, Op. 116 
     Idylle: quasi adagio, motto tranquillo 
Madison Kolkow, flute
Tyler Park, piano
Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Sonata for Cello and Piano                                                 
     I.   Prologue: Lent, sostenuto e molto risoluto 
     II.  Sérénade: Modérément animé
     III. Finale: Animé, léger et nerveux
David Kealhofer, cello
Erik Lawrence, piano
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Quartettsatz in C minor, D 703 
     Allegro assai 
UCSB Young Artists String Quartet
Kristina Tsanova, violin
Gulia Gurevich, violin
Besnik Yzeiri, viola
Chenoa Orme-Stone, cello

Chamber Orchestra Program

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
Polonaise from Eugene Onegin (Yevgeny Onegin) (1877–1878)
Béla Bartók (1881-1945)
Romanian Folk Dances (Román népi táncok) (1915)
String orchestra version
Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)
El amor brujo: Danza ritual del fuego (The bewitched love: Ritual fire dance) (1914–1915)
La vida breve (The Brief Life): Spanish Dance No.1 (1905) 
Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)
Slavonic Dances, op.46, B.83 (1878)
No. 2 in E minor: Allegretto scherzando
No. 8 in G minor: Presto
Johann Strauss, Jr. (1825-1899)
Frühlingsstimmen (Voices of Spring), op.410 (1883) 
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Hungarian Dances (1868)
No.1 in G minor (arr. Brahms)
No. 5 in G minor (arr. Parlow) 
Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849)
Polonaise, op. 40 no.1, A major (Military) (Arr. Alexander Glazunov)








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