Season 1, 2005-2006


Season 1, 2005-2006

Concert 1

September 25, 2005

Mirzoyan – String Quartet
Sharafyan – Serenade With A Dandelion for two violins – World Premiere
Kodaly – Serenade for two violins and viola
Brahms – String Quintet #2 in G Major 

Martin Chalifour, violin, Varty Manouelian, violin, Movses Pogossian, violin, Paul Coletti, viola, 
Gina Warnick, viola, Peter Stumpf, cello

Concert 2

October 30, 2005

“Condemned by Stalin”
Khachaturian – Trio for clarinet, violin, piano
Prokofiev – Sonata for Two Violins
Shostakovich – Piano Trio in E Minor 

Gary Gray, clarinet, Joanne Pearce Martin, piano, Robert Thies, piano, Varty Manouelian, violin, 
Movses Pogossian, violin, Timothy Landauer, cello 

Concert 3

December 18, 2005

Holiday concert
Ridout – Ferdinand the Bull for violin and narrator
Musical comedy show by Magnus Martensson (Sweden)
Performances by Lark Conservatory students
Piazzolla – History of Tango for Violin and Guitar 

Magnus Martensson, piano/violin, Matthew Ardizzone, guitar, Movses Pogossian, violin, 
Patrick Mullen, narrator 

Concert 4

January 22, 2006

Hovhaness – String Quartet No. 4 “The Ancient Tree”
Mansurian – String Quartet No. 2
Mendelssohn – Octet 

Stuart Canin, violin, Anna Landauer, violin, Varty Manouelian, violin, Movses Pogossian, violin, Helen Callus, viola, Katie Kadarauch, viola, John Walz, cello, Paul Cohen, cello 

Concert 5

March 19, 2006

Baird Trio
Turina – Circulo
Babajanyan – Piano Trio
Sharafyan – Piano Trio no. 2, Dream of Dreams
Golove – Bad Dreams, or Seventeenth Murder
Haydn – Piano Trio in E flat minor “Jacob’s Dream” 

Stephen Manes, piano, Movses Pogossian, violin, Jonathan Golove, cello 

Concert 6

April 21, 2006

Armenian Genocide commemoration Mansurian – Lachrymae for viola and saxophone Mansurian – World Premiere Komitas/Aslamazyan – Miniatures for String Quartet Messiaen – Quartet for the End of Time

Phil O’Connor, clarinet, Randy Kerber, piano, Varty Manouelian, violin, Movses Pogossian, violin, Roland Kato, viola, Armen Ksajikian, cello