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Britten Canticle II Featuring Anthony Griffey with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

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Tenor Anthony Griffey is a professor at the Eastman School of Music

Anthony Dean Griffey is a professor at the Eastman School of Music. This month he is featured on a recording of Britten's Canticle II. The piece is subtitled Abraham and Isaac and is based on the story as depicted in the Chester Mystery Plays. Tune in this month to hear it. (4/8)

4/1        Transcendent Experiences Corigliano: Soliloquy for Clarinet and String Quartet Haydn: Trio Piano, Violin, and Cello Bach: Cantata Ich habe genug (Romie de Guise-Langlois, cl; Arnaud Sussmann, Alexi Kenney, v; Mark Holloway, vla; Dmitri Atapine, c; Wu Han, p; Erik Schumann, v; Mark Schumann, c; Ryan Speedo Green, bs-bar; Daniel Phillips, Todd Phillips, v; Steven Tenenbom, vla; Timothy Eddy, c; Timothy Cobb, db; Paolo Bordignon, hc; Stephen Taylor, ob)

4/8        Britten: Canticle II: Abraham and Isaac Dvorák: Trio in G minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello (Daniel Taylor, ct; Anthony Griffey, t; Gloria Chien, p; Nicolas Dautricourt, v; Nicolas Altstaedt, c)

4/15      David Serkin Ludwig: Aria Fantasy for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello Beethoven: Variations on Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen from Die Zauberflöte Mozart: Quintet for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Cello (Michael Brown, p; Bella Hristova, v; Richard O'Neill, vla; Mihai Marica, c; Keith Robinson, c; Orion Weiss, p; Sean Lee, Alexi Kenney, v; Yura Lee, Misha Amory, vla; Nicholas Canellakis, c)

4/22      Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun Ravel: Chansons madécasses Schoenberg: Transfigured Night (Daniel Phillips, Ida Kavafian, v; Richard O'Neill, vla; Dane Johansen, c; Kurt Muroki, cont-bs; Sooyun Kim, f; Stephen Taylor, ob; Jose Franch-Ballester, cl; Anne-Marie McDermott, p; Kenneth Cooper, harm; Mark Holloway, Chinese cym; Tamara Mumford, ms; Ransom Wilson, f; Fred Sherry, c; André-Michel Schub, p; Jaime Laredo, Bella Hristova, v; Paul Neubauer, Beth Guterman, vla; Sharon Robinson, Gary Hoffman, c)

4/29      Haydn: Trio  Glinka: Trio pathétique Mussorgsky: Songs and Dances of Death (Gilbert Kalish, p; Arnaud Sussmann, v; David Finckel, c; David Shifrin, cl; Marc Goldberg, bn; Anne-Marie McDermott, p;

Nikolay Borchev, bar; Wu Qian, p)