Chamber Music Charleston’s 2020-2021 season opens with a celebration of the music of Ludwig van Beethoven.  Each of the first three concerts of the season include at least one work by Beethoven.

HOUSE CONCERT 1

Charles Messersmith, clarinet; Sandra Nikolajevs, bassoon; Chee Hang See, piano

RAVEL Pièce en forme de Habanera
BRAHMS Clarinet Sonata No. 2 in E Flat Major
BEETHOVEN Clarinet Trio in B-Flat Major, Opus 11

Streaming Monday, September 14, 2020 at 7pm live from SC Society Hall; available on demand until September 26, 2020

BEETHOVEN: HIS WOMEN & MUSIC

Clarence Felder, actor; Frances Hsieh, violin; Timothy O’Malley, cello; Irina Pevzner, piano

Veteran Broadway and Film actor Clarence Felder reprises his role as Ludwig van Beethoven, recounting the women who played a major role in his life.
BEETHOVEN The Piano Sonata No. 14 in C♯ minor, “Moonlight,” mvt. 1
BEETHOVEN Piano Trio in B-Flat Major, Op. 97, “Archduke”

Streaming Premiere Sunday, September 27, 2020 at 7pm; available on demand until October 10, 2020

OVATION CONCERT 1

Amy Schwartz Moretti and Frances Hsieh, violins;
Ben Weiss, viola; Timothy O’Malley, cello

CHEVALIER DE SAINT-GEORGES Violin Duo No. 3 in A Major
BEETHOVEN Beethoven String Quartet Op. 50 No 2

Streaming Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 7:30pm live from Sottile Theatre; available on demand until October 26, 2020