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    BCMS presents Mozart, Mendelssohn & Francaix

    Presented by at Sanders Theatre

    May 18, 2014


    BCMS presents Mozart, Mendelssohn & Francaix

     More like a miniature horn concerto than true chamber music, the Mozart Horn Quintet is so delightfully mischievous one loses sight of the wickedly difficult horn part. The sextet that follows premiered just three days after Beethoven’s ninth symphony at one of Berlin’s most coveted social events, the bi-weekly gatherings hosted by the Mendelssohn family. The season concludes with Françaix’s À Huit, best described in the composer’s words as “musique pour faire plaisir” – music to please.

    Horn Quintet in E-flat major, K. 407

    Piano Sextet in D major, Op. 110

    Octet for Winds and Strings

    Featured musicians

    Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet
    Adrian Morejon, bassoon
    William Purvis, French horn
    Ida Levin, violin
    Harumi Rhodes, violin
    Dimitri Murrath, viola
    Marcus Thompson, viola
    Raman Ramakrishnan, cello
    Thomas Van Dyck, double bass
    Randall Hodgkinson, piano

    Sanders Theatre

    45 Quincy Street
    Memorial Hall, Harvard University
    Cambridge, MA 02138

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    $23-$34-$45-$56 / Student:$8 / Senior: $4 off

    Phone: 617-349-0086


    Sanders Theatre/Memorial Hall is located at 45 Quincy Street, between Cambridge and Kirkland Streets in Cambridge, a 5 minute walk from Harvard Square.

    There is NO PARKING at Memorial Hall. For those traveling to Sanders Theatre by car, check the event listing to see which, if any, parking facility is available for the event you wish to attend.

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