Signature Series A

Featuring the best in chamber music by the greatest composers, performed by outstanding international artists.

All concerts are preceded (45 minutes) by a short, free lecture.

  • Duo Balanas

    Kristine Balanas (Latvia), Nitzan Bartana, Maciej Strzelecki (Poland) — violin
    Tali Kravitz, Lotem Beider Ben Aharon — viola
    Margarita Balanas (Latvia), Hillel Zori, Linor Katz — cello

    Brahms String Sextet No. 2, Op. 36 in G Major
    Brahms Double Concerto for Violin, Cello and String Sextet in A Minor, Op. 102 (arr. M. Rechtman)
    Soloists: Alissa Margulis, Alexander Buzlov

    Kristine Balanas (Latvia), Nitzan Bartana, Maciej Strzelecki (Poland) — violin
    Tali Kravitz, Lotem Beider Ben Aharon — viola
    Margarita Balanas (Latvia), Hillel Zori, Linor Katz — cello

    Brahms String Sextet No. 2, Op. 36 in G Major
    Brahms Double Concerto for Violin, Cello and String Sextet in A Minor, Op. 102 (arr. M. Rechtman)
    Soloists: Alissa Margulis, Alexander Buzlov

  • Castalian String Quartet

    Simi Simonen (Finland), Daniel Roberts (England) — violin
    Charlotte Bonneton (France) — viola
    Christopher Graves (England) — cello
    With Anastasia Kobekina (Russia) — cello

    Haydn String Quartet No. 2 in F Major Op. 77
    Janacek String Quartet No. 1 “Kreutzer Sonata”
    Schubert Quintet for two Violins, Viola and Cello Op.163, D. 956 in C Major

    Simi Simonen (Finland), Daniel Roberts (England) — violin
    Charlotte Bonneton (France) — viola
    Christopher Graves (England) — cello
    With Anastasia Kobekina (Russia) — cello

    Haydn String Quartet No. 2 in F Major Op. 77
    Janacek String Quartet No. 1 “Kreutzer Sonata”
    Schubert Quintet for two Violins, Viola and Cello Op.163, D. 956 in C Major

  • Mettis Quartet (Lithuania)

    Mettis Quartet (Lithuania)
    Kostas Tumosa, Bernardas Petrauskas — violin
    Karolis Rudokas — viola
    Rokas Vaitkevičius — cello

    Haydn String Quartet No. 1 Op. 76 in G Major
    Shostakovich String Quartet No. 3 in F Major Op. 73
    Schumann String Quartet No. 3 in A Major, Op. 41 No. 3

    Mettis Quartet (Lithuania)
    Kostas Tumosa, Bernardas Petrauskas — violin
    Karolis Rudokas — viola
    Rokas Vaitkevičius — cello

    Haydn String Quartet No. 1 Op. 76 in G Major
    Shostakovich String Quartet No. 3 in F Major Op. 73
    Schumann String Quartet No. 3 in A Major, Op. 41 No. 3

  • Yu Kusuge (Japan): piano host

    Yu Kusuge (Japan) — piano
    Yehonatan Berick, Guy Figer, Ori Wissner-Levy, Yonit Amitai-Cohen — violin
    Tali Kravitz, Miri Manasherov — viola
    Zvi Plesser, Haran Meltzer — cello
    Eran Borovich — bass

    Schubert Piano Quintet in A Major D. 667, “Trout”
    Grieg Piano Concerto in A Minor Op. 16 (arr. M. Rechtman)

    Yu Kusuge (Japan) — piano
    Yehonatan Berick, Guy Figer, Ori Wissner-Levy, Yonit Amitai-Cohen — violin
    Tali Kravitz, Miri Manasherov — viola
    Zvi Plesser, Haran Meltzer — cello
    Eran Borovich — bass

    Schubert Piano Quintet in A Major D. 667, “Trout”
    Grieg Piano Concerto in A Minor Op. 16 (arr. M. Rechtman)

  • Jerusalem Quartet

    Alexander Pavlovsky, Sergei Bresler – violin
    Ori Kam — viola
    Kyril Zlotnikov — cello

    Complete Beethoven String Quartets (Part 2)
    String Quartet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 18, No. 2
    String Quartet No. 8 in E Minor Op. 59 No. 2 “Rasumovsky”
    String Quartet No. 13 in B Flat Major Op. 130 including “Grosse Fuge” Op. 133

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    Alexander Pavlovsky, Sergei Bresler – violin
    Ori Kam — viola
    Kyril Zlotnikov — cello

    Complete Beethoven String Quartets (Part 2)
    String Quartet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 18, No. 2
    String Quartet No. 8 in E Minor Op. 59 No. 2 “Rasumovsky”
    String Quartet No. 13 in B Flat Major Op. 130 including “Grosse Fuge” Op. 133

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  • Kim/Alien Helms/Gugnin

    Bomsori Kim (South Korea), Miriam Alien Helms (Norway), Guy Figer, Ori Wissner-Levy — violin
    Tali Kravitz, Shuli Waterman — viola
    Haran Meltzer, Tami Waterman — cello
    Andrey Gugnin (Russia) — piano
    Yigal Meltzer — trumpet
    Nir Konforty — bass

    Brahms Piano Quartet No. 1 Op. 25 in G Minor
    Saint-Saëns Septet in E flat Major Op. 65
    Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor Op. 26 (arr. M. Rechtman)
    Soloist: Bomsori Kim

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    Bomsori Kim (South Korea), Miriam Alien Helms (Norway), Guy Figer, Ori Wissner-Levy — violin
    Tali Kravitz, Shuli Waterman — viola
    Haran Meltzer, Tami Waterman — cello
    Andrey Gugnin (Russia) — piano
    Yigal Meltzer — trumpet
    Nir Konforty — bass

    Brahms Piano Quartet No. 1 Op. 25 in G Minor
    Saint-Saëns Septet in E flat Major Op. 65
    Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor Op. 26 (arr. M. Rechtman)
    Soloist: Bomsori Kim

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  • Jerusalem Quartet

    Alexander Pavlovsky, Sergei Bresler — violin
    Ori Kam — viola
    Kyril Zlotnikov — cello

    Complete Beethoven String Quartets (Part 4)
    String Quartet No. 3 in D Major Op. 18 No. 3
    String Quartet No. 9 in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3
    String Quartet No. 14 in C Sharp Minor Op. 131

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    Alexander Pavlovsky, Sergei Bresler — violin
    Ori Kam — viola
    Kyril Zlotnikov — cello

    Complete Beethoven String Quartets (Part 4)
    String Quartet No. 3 in D Major Op. 18 No. 3
    String Quartet No. 9 in C Major, Op. 59, No. 3
    String Quartet No. 14 in C Sharp Minor Op. 131

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  • Trio Ink (U.S.A)

    Trio Ink (U.S.A)
    Yosuke Kawasaki — violin
    Wolfram Koessel — cello
    Vadim Serebriany — piano

    Complete Beethoven Piano Trios (Part 1)
    Piano Trio Op. 1 No. 3 in C Minor
    Piano Trio Op. 70 No. 1 in D major “Ghost”
    Piano Trio Op. 70 No. 2 in E Flat Major

    Trio Ink (U.S.A)
    Yosuke Kawasaki — violin
    Wolfram Koessel — cello
    Vadim Serebriany — piano

    Complete Beethoven Piano Trios (Part 1)
    Piano Trio Op. 1 No. 3 in C Minor
    Piano Trio Op. 70 No. 1 in D major “Ghost”
    Piano Trio Op. 70 No. 2 in E Flat Major