2018-2019 Season
Paolo Marchettini, Composer in Residence

January 13. 2019
Sunday - 3:00 pm

August 26, 201
Sunday,  - 3:00 pm

August 26, 201
Sunday,  - 3:00 pm

Sandbox Percussion

Jonny Allen
Victor Caccese
Ian Rosenbaum
Terry Sweeney

Andy Akiho: Haiku 2
Nick DiBernardino: Gossamer
Thomas Kotcheff: not only that one but that one & that too
Johann Sebastian Bach: Largo from Keyboard Concerto no. 5 in
   f minor (BWV 1056), arranged by Victor Caccese
David Crowell: Music for Percussion Quartet 
    (composer in attendance)
* Dave Molk: Please don’t go (World premiere)
Julia Wolfe: Dark Full Ride (Sandbox premiere)

Songs For Our Children

Jin-Xiang Yu,
Lucas Barkley,

Nursery Rhyme settings by
Bernstein, Poulenc & Schumann

Lullabies by
R. Strauss, Kodály, Schubert, Wolf, Grieg, Reger & Brahms

Messiaen: Chants de Terre et de Ciel

September 16, 2018
Sunday - 3:00 pm

September 16, 2018
Sunday - 3:00 pm

February 3. 2019
Sunday - 3:00 pm

Genin-Gregory-Rodolfo Trio

Mélanie Genin, harp
Catherine Gregory,
Jesus Rodolfo,

Debussy: Beau Soir
Debussy: Afternoon of a Faun (arr. M. Genin)
Debussy: Syrinx
Debussy: Two Arabesques
Saad Haddad: Dohree
Sebastian Currier: 15 minutes

Eriko Sato, violin
Kaya Katarzyna, viola
Benjamin Larsen, 
David Oei

Saint-Saëns: The Swan (Carnival of the Animals)
Ellen Taaffe Zwilich: String Trio
Stanford: Piano Quartet No. 2 in C minor, Op. 133
Dvořák: Piano Quartet No. 2 in E-flat Major, Op. 87

February 24. 2019
Sunday - 3:00 pm

October 14, 2018
Sunday - 3:00 pm

Jessica Park, violin
Benjamin Larsen, cello
Michael Smith, piano 

Haydn: Piano Trio in D Major, HOB.XV:16
Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 2 in A Major, Op. 100
Ives: Trio for Violin, Cello, and Piano
Paolo Marchettini: Dialogo Nascosto  (composer-in-residence)
Monica Davis, violin
Jessica Park, violin
Jocelin Pan, viola
Benjamin Larsen, cello

Haydn: String Quartet in E flat major Op 33 no 2 ‘The Joke’
Paolo Marchettini: Quartet in One Movement

Schubert: String Quartet No. 15 in G Major, D. 887

March 17. 2019
Sunday - 3:00 pm

November 11, 2018
Sunday - 3:00 pm

November 11, 2018
Sunday - 3:00 pm

Larsen-Choi Duo

Benjamin Larsen, cello
Hyungjin Choi,

Schumann: Five Folk Songs, Op. 102
* Robert Sirota: Cello Sonata No. 2 (world premiere)
Grieg: Cello Sonata in A minor, Op. 36

Nanci Belmont, bassoon
Yumi Oshima, viola
Elizabeth Dorman, piano

Spisak: Duetto Concertante for Bassoon and Viola
Philippe Hersant: Huit Duos for Bassoon and Viola
Saint-Saëns: Sonata for Bassoon and Piano, Op. 168
Sofia Gubaidulina: Quasi Hoquetus for Bassoon, Viola
and Piano

April 7. 2019
Sunday - 3:00 pm

December 2, 2018
Sunday - 3:00 pm

Brendan Speltz, violin
Benjamin Larsen, cello
Daniel Epstein, piano

Haydn: Piano Trio in A-flat Major, Hob. XV:27
Paolo Marchettini: Rito per tre
Tchaikovsky: Trio in A minor, Op. 50

Chloe Fedor, violin
Jessica Park,violin
Monica Davis,viola
Benjamin Larsen,cello
Stuart Breczinski,oboe

Mozart: Oboe Quartet in F Major, K. 370
Paolo Marchettini: Septem vitia capitalia (The Seven Deadly Sins)
Britten: Phantasy Quartet for Oboe & String Trio 
in F minor, Op. 2
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95 

May 19, 2019
Sunday - 3:00 pm


Hyungjin Choi, piano
Monica Davis, violin
Chloe Fedor, violin
Benjamin Larsen, cello
TBA: viola, clarinet and soprano

Paolo Marchettini: Son des mots
Bridge: Cello Sonata
Beethoven: String Quartet No. 15 in A minor, Op. 132

June 9, 2019
Sunday - 3:00 pm

Elspeth Davis, mezzo-soprano
Gloria Kim, piano

*denotes premiere
Concerts dates and programming subject to change. 

Concerts on the Slope is a monthly concert series performed at
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139 St. John's Place, Brooklyn, New York,  11217
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