Concerts begin at 2:30 p.m., with doors to the Moody Performance Hall opening at 2:00 p.m. It is not unusual for our concerts to fill up! Please arrive early to secure a seat.
The concerts are free, no tickets are required, and seating is general admission (first-come, first served).
Each concert begins with a Rising Star Recital, spotlighting young and talented local musicians. The Featured Performance begins at 3:00, with professional musicians from around DFW performing the music of Beethoven and many others.
The American Sound - July 7th
Noah Yi, clarinet - Brahms Clarinet Sonata, op. 120 No. 2
Danny Goldman, clarinet; Grace Kang Wollet, violin; Mikhail Berestnev, piano
Schickele: Serenade for Three
Ives: Largo for violin, clarinet, and piano
Schoenfield: Trio for clarinet, violin, and piano
The Great Outdoors - July 14th
Winner of the SMU Institute for Young Pianists Concerto Competition will perform a movement of a Beethoven or
Mozart piano concerto, accompanied by a string quintet
Evan Mitchell and Jonathan Tsay, piano four hands
Debussy, arr. Ravel: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6, op. 68 "Pastoral," movement I, "Allegro ma non troppo"
Modest Mussorgsky, arr. Arziboucheff: Night on Bald Mountain
Giachino Rossini, arr. Kunkel: Overture to William Tell
Passion and Heroism - July 21st
Ishan Loomba, piano (Junior Cliburn Competition Competitor)
Beethoven: Sonata No. 7 in D major, movement I, "Presto"
Mazurka in C-sharp minor, op. 63 no. 3
Preludes, op. 28 Nos. 10 - 13
Etude in G-flat Major, op 10, no. 5 “Black Key”
Ravel: Sonatine, II. Mouvement de menuet & III. Animé
J.S. Bach: selections from Cello Suite no. 4 in E-flat
Craig Leffer, cello
Beethoven: Piano Trio, op. 1 No. 1 in E-flat
Jennifer Chang Betz, violin; Craig Leffer, cello; Alex McDonald, piano
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat, Op. 44
Jennifer Chang Betz, violin; Molly Baer, violin; Rachel Li McDonald, viola; Craig Leffer, cello; Alex McDonald, piano
Paris Connections - July 28th
Anais Feller, violin; Ella Tran, piano
Beethoven: Violin Sonata No.8, op. 30 no. 3
Devienne: Duo No. 5 for flute & viola
Margaret Fischer, flute; Lauren Magnus, viola
Mozart: Flute Quartet in D major, K. 285
Margaret Fischer, flute; Lucas Aleman, violin; Lauren Magnus, viola; Una Gong, cello
Ravel: Sonata for violin & cello
Lucas Aleman, violin; Una Gong, cello
Debussy, arr. Chapron: Six Epigraphes Antiques
Margaret Fischer, flute; Lucas Aleman, violin; Lauren Menard, viola; Una Gong, cello