Listen to members of the National Symphony Orchestra play during a three-part series at Mount Vernon. On February 5, witness the debut performance of the reproduction of Nelly Custis's harpsichord.

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Listen to members of the National Symphony Orchestra play during a three-part series at Mount Vernon. On February 5, witness the debut performance of the reproduction of Nelly Custis's harpsichord.

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Learn about the history of Mount Vernon before enjoying intimate chamber music performed by members of the National Symphony Orchestra. All concerts will begin at 7PM and are followed at 8PM by a reception of champagne and chocolates with the musicians.

February 5 Program

Eugene Mondie, clarinet
Mahoko Eguchi, viola
Lisa Emenheiser Sarratt, piano

Carl Reinecke: Trio for Piano, Clarinet, and Viola, Op.264
1. Moderato – Allegro
2. Intermezzo
3. Legende
4. Finale. Allegro moderato

Max Bruch: 8 Pieces for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, Op.83
1. Andante
2. Allegro con moto
3. Andante con moto
4. Allegro agitato
5. Rumänische Melodie. Andante
6. Nachtgesang. Andante con moto
7. Allegro vivace, ma non troppo
8. Moderato

Harpsichord Debut

For the first time, listen to Mount Vernon's reproduction of Nelly Custis's harpsichord live in concert.

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February 26 Program

Natasha Bogachek, violin
Zino Bogachek, violin
Christopher Schmitt, piano

W.A. Mozart: Trio in E flat major, K. 498 “Kegelstatt”
1. Andante
2. Menuetto
3. Allegretto

Astor Piazzolla (arr. José Bragato): Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas (The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires)
1. Primavera Porteño (Buenos Aires Spring)
2. Verano Porteño (Buenos Aires Summer)
3. Otoño Porteño (Buenos Aires Autumn)
4. Invierno Porteño (Buenos Aires Winter)

March 19 Program

The Columbia String Quartet

Jane Stewart, violin
Susan Midkiff, violin
Denise Wilkinson, viola
Kerry van Laanen, cello

Alexander Borodin: String Quartet No. 2 in D major
1. Allegro Moderato
2. Scherzo
3. Notturno
4. Finale

Edvard Grieg: String Quartet No. 1 in G minor
1. Un poco Andante - Allegro molto ed agitato
2. Romanze
3. Intermezzo
4. Finale

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