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The Jazz Effect

The Jazz EffectChamber Music Society of Lincoln CenterChamber Music at The Barns

SUN 5/8 3:00PM


Tix start at
Doors Open
1:30 PM
The Barns
1635 Trap Road
Vienna, VA 22182
Pianists Zhu Wang, Wu Han, and the Orion String Quartet explore the influence jazz has made on the classical music canon. Repertoire spans Gershwin’s beloved Rhapsody in Blue to Marsalis’ At the Octoroon Balls.
PROGRAM Zhu Wang, piano
Wu Han, piano
Orion String Quartet
Daniel Phillips, violin
Todd Phillips, violin
Steven Tenenbom, viola
Timothy Eddy, cello

RAVEL (18 min)
Sonata for Violin and Piano (1923-27)
Blues: Moderato
Perpetuum mobile: Allegro

D. Phillips, Han

MARSALIS (25 min)
Selections from At the Octoroon Balls for String Quartet (1995)
Many Gone
Hellbound Highball
Blue Light on the Bayou
Rampart Street Row House Rag

Orion String Quartet, D. Phillips, T. Phillips, Tenenbom, Eddy


MILHAUD (16 min)
La création du monde for Piano Quintet, Op. 81 (1923)

Wang, Orion String Quartet, T. Phillips, D. Phillips, Tenenbom, Eddy

GERSHWIN (18 min)
Rhapsody in Blue for Piano, Four Hands (arr. Henry Levine) (1924)
Wang, Wu Han

Preview the program book here


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Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center
Dan and Gayle D’Aniello, Wolf Trap Season Underwriters