Tune in on Mondays at 9:00 pm for classical performances by top local musicians and ensembles, recorded at venues throughout the Washington area.
Previous broadcasts have included performances recorded at the Barns at Wolf Trap, the Library of Congress, and the National Gallery of Art.
Fredericksburg Chamber Music Festival
Monday, May 9, 2016 - 9:00pm
The first of two programs dedicated to the 2015 Fredericksburg Chamber Music Festival, features music by Chris Brubeck, Johannes Brahms and Joan Tower. Program No.2 will be featured on Front Row Washington May 16th. All the music was recorded by WETA's Bruce Cain. This year's Festival will take place at Trinity Episcopal Church in Fredericksburg, Virginia, on May 17th, 19th and 20th.
Peter Zazofsky and Bayla Keyes, violin
Steven Ansell, viola
Michael Reynolds, cello
Michele Levin, piano
Kathleen Reynolds, bassoon
Chris Brubeck: Zen of the River
Composed in 2014 for the Muir Quartet
Johannes Brahms: Sonata for viola and Piano in E-flat Major, Op.120, No.2
Joan Tower: Red Maple, for bassoon and string quartet --2013--
World premiere of this chamber version--originally scored for bassoon and string orchestra
Musicians from Marlboro
Presented by the Freer Gallery of Art Bill and Mary Meyer Concert Series
Monday, May 2, 2016 - 9:00pm
Shai Wosner, piano
Presented by the Phillips Collection Sunday Concerts