New York Philharmonic Sets 2014-15 Season of Ensembles at Merkin Concert Hall

New York Philharmonic Sets 2014-15 Season of Ensembles at Merkin Concert Hall

The New York Philharmonic Ensembles chamber music series will feature musicians from the Orchestra in a series of six concerts at Merkin Concert Hall during the 2014-15 season.

The series, which allows audiences to experience the artistry of the Philharmonic's virtuosos in an intimate setting, will feature various ensemble configurations performing repertoire both familiar and unexpected, including works by Andy Akiho, Barto?k, Beethoven, Dvor?a?k, Penderecki, Respighi, Sibelius, and more.

The 2014-15 New York Philharmonic Ensembles series will begin on October 19, featuring works by Beethoven, Glie?re, Barto?k, and Thuille, and will continue on November 23, January 18, February 15, March 15, and June 7 -- all on Sunday afternoons at 3:00 p.m.

Since 1984 the Philharmonic Ensembles series has presented diverse programming of both classical masterpieces and modern compositions. Ensembles concerts are also offered on the Orchestra's international and domestic tours, on separate chamber music tours, and at locations throughout New York City.

Subscriptions go on sale July 7, 2014. For more information call the Merkin Concert Hall Box Office at (212) 501-3330, or online at


Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center 129 West 67 Street

Sunday, October 19, 2014, 3:00 p.m.


Duo in E-flat major for Viola and Cello
"with two obbligato eyeglasses," WoO 32
Peter Kenote, viola; Qiang Tu, cello

GLIE?RE/Arr. Grossman

Suite for Violin and Double Bass
Anna Rabinova, violin; David J. Grossman, bass


String Quartet No. 3, BB 93, Sz.85
Lisa GiHae Kim, Quan Ge, violin;
Vivek Kamath, viola; Sumire Kudo, cello


Sextet for Piano and Winds, Op. 6
Yoobin Son, flute; Sherry Sylar, oboe;
Pascual Marti?nez Forteza, clarinet;
Kim Laskowski, bassoon; R. Allen Spanjer, horn; Yi-Fang Huang§, piano

Sunday, November 23, 2014, 3:00 p.m.


Moz-Art, for Two Violins
Soohyun Kwon, Joo Young Oh, violin

Joel Eric SUBEN

Piano Trio "Ballo di Corte" (World Premiere) Vladimir Tsypin, violin; Alexei Yupanqui Gonzales, cello; Elena Kuschnerova§, piano