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Sunday, April 27
   3:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Studio 342: voice students of Judith Kellock.

Sunday, April 27
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium CANCELED: Student Chamber Music Recital.

Tuesday, April 29
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Les petits violons; Paul Miller, director. “The Sacred and the Profane” features Bach’s Cantata No. 153, “Schau, lieber Gott, wie meine Feind,” Biber’s Sonata No. 11 from “Fidicinium Sacro-Profanum,” and Telemann’s Overture-Suite to “Burlesque de Quixotte.”

Wednesday, April 30
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Studio recital: piano students of Xak Bjerken. Features orchestral reductions for four hands/two pianos by Ravel, Stravinsky, Rachmaninoff, and Debussy. [Note: this event was originally scheduled for May 3.]

Saturday, May 3
   3:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Cornell Gamelan Ensemble; Christopher J. Miller, director, with guest Javanese singers Peni Candra Rini and Jessika Kenney. Funded in part by a grant from the Cornell Council for the Arts.

Monday, May 5
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Student Chamber Music Recital.

Tuesday, May 6
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Student Chamber Music Recital.

Friday, May 9
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Senior recital: Rebecca Dugal, soprano, with pianist Mark Simpson. Features music of Schubert, Mozart, Fauré, and Rossini, among others.

Saturday, May 10
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Matthew Hall, harpsichord. “Fugue Windows” features harpsichordist Matthew Hall playing fugues from Die Kunst der Fuge, which are paired with other non-fugal clavier works of J. S. Bach.

Sunday, May 11
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Joint senior recital: Moriah Son, violin, and Frederick Dong, piano. Features violin works by Brahms, Bach, Ysäye, and Meditation from Thaïs, and piano music of Haydn, Schubert, and Chopin.

Saturday, May 17
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Mayfest I: Fauré: Elegy for cello and strings (Plesser, Chris Kim conducting), Debussy: Danses sacrée et profane for harp and string quartet (Sitruk, Kim, DiEugenio, Ben-Ziony, Haines-Eitzen), Ravel: La valse for piano, four hands (McCullough, Zhou), and Brahms: Piano Quartet No.1 in G Minor, op. 25 (Wang, Ben-Ziony, Plesser, Yampolsky). Cornell’s 7th annual international chamber music festival features guests Mikhail Kopelman and Xiao-Dong Wang, violin; Guy Ben-Ziony and Cynthia Phelps, viola; Steven Doane and Zvi Plesser, cello; Florence Sitruk, harp; and Ruth Holton, soprano.

Sunday, May 18
   3:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Mayfest II: Recital featuring soprano Ruth Holton and pianist Malcolm Bilson, with works by Haydn, C.P.E. Bach, and J. S. Bach. Cornell’s 7th annual international chamber music festival features guests Mikhail Kopelman and Xiao-Dong Wang, violin; Guy Ben-Ziony and Cynthia Phelps, viola; Steven Doane and Zvi Plesser, cello; Florence Sitruk, harp; and Ruth Holton, soprano.

Monday, May 19
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Mayfest IV: Frank Bridge: Three Pieces for cello and piano (Doane, Bjerken), Saint-Saëns: Fantaisie for violin and harp, op. 124 (Kim, Sitruk), Xenakis: Rebonds A for solo percussion (Compitello), Amit Gilutz: Beethoven Souvenirs for piano quartet (Kim, Ben-Ziony, Lyon, Bjerken), Prokofiev: Five Melodies, op. 35bis, for violin and piano (Kopelman, Yampolsky), and Brahms: Hungarian Dances (Kopelman, Yampolsky).

Tuesday, May 20
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Mayfest V: Niccolo Athens: Fantasia Elegiaca for viola and piano (Phelps, Bjerken), Anton Arensky: String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, op. 35 (Kopelman, Phelps, Doane, Plesser), Frank Bridge: Three pieces for viola and harp (Phelps, Sitruk), and Brahms: String Quintet in G Major, op. 111 (Kopelman,Wang, Phelps, Ben-Ziony, Doane).

Wednesday, May 21
   8:00 pm
Barnes Hall Auditorium Mayfest VI: Debussy: Sonata for flute, viola, and harp (May Pepinsky, Ben-Ziony, Sitruk), Stucky: Sonata for Violin and Piano (Wang, Bjerken), and Tchaikovsky: String Sextet in D Minor, op. 70, “Souvenir de Florence” (Kopelman, Wang, Ben-Ziony, Phelps, Doane, Haines-Eitzen).