The Year of the Quartet

Kerrville • Boerne • San Antonio

2016

Season Opener

September 9, 10, 18

Sallinen: Introduction and Tango Overture
Dvorak: String Quartet No.10, Op.51
Schumann: Piano Quintet in E Flat Op. 44

Mozart Festival

October 14, 15, 16

“From Prussia with Love”
String Quartet No. 21 in D major, K. 575
String Quartet No. 22 in B flat major, K. 589
String Quartet No. 23 in F major, K. 590

Camerata Recital

December 4

Viktor Valkov, Piano
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.25, Op.79
Scarlatti: Four Sonatas (A,d,E,A)
Schumann: Arabesque, Op. 18
Wagner: Isoldes Liebestod
Chopin: Polonaise Fantasy
Mazurka Op.33/4
Liszt: Valse Impromptu
Hungarian Rhapsody No.9

2017

Late Beethoven

March 10 , 11, 12

Beethoven Piano Sonata #29, Op. 106 “Hammerklavier”
Beethoven String Quartet No. 13 in B-flat Major, Op. 130 with Grosse Fuge

Camerata Salon

April 7, 8, 9

Musical bon-bons and delights!

Camerata SQ

April 28, 29 ,30

Mendelssohn String Quartet in D, Op. 44, No. 1
Gruenberg Four Diversions, Op. 32
Schubert String Quartet in D Minor, D. 810 “Death and the Maiden”

Individual tickets are interchangeable from venue to venue. Admission in Kerrville and Boerne is by voluntary donation, but you may purchase tickets in advance if you prefer.

Venues

Boerne

Friday - 7:30 PM
First UMC
205 E. James
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Kerrville

Saturday - 3:00 PM
First Presbyterian Church
800 E. Jefferson
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San Antonio

Sunday - 3:00 PM
UIW Concert Hall
4301 Broadway St.
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…Camerata San Antonio’s splendid string quartet, abetted by the Denver-based bandoneónist Evan Orman, offered a delightful program of music by the Argentine tango master Astor Piazzolla and some of the composers who influenced him.
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While the group’s members hail from around the country… they have dedicated themselves to San Antonio and to changing the way classical music is viewed throughout South Texas.
Read more at The Rivard Report
Perhaps the most important thing we can offer the community is exposure to art.
Read more at the San Antonio Express-News
..utterly convincing details of phrasing and articulation elevated this to one of the greatest chamber-music performances in my experience.
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It’s a gorgeous, beguiling album, by turns – and often in the same track – nostalgic and ferocious, tender and turbulent.
Read more at the San Antonio Current

Latest Album

Salon Buenos Aires:

Music of Miguel del Aguila
Camerata San Antonio
Bridge Records
©2009

  • Charango Capriccioso for string quartet, cello II and piano, four-hands
  • Presto II for string quartet
  • Salon Buenos Aires for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello and piano
  • Life is a Dream for string quartet
  • Clocks for piano and string quartet

Nominated for TWO Latin Grammys
Best Classical Album
Best Classical Contemporary Composition (Clocks)

Venues

Boerne

Friday - 7:30 PM
First UMC
205 E. James
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Kerrville

Saturday - 3:00 PM
First Presbyterian Church
800 E. Jefferson
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San Antonio

Sunday - 3:00 PM
UIW Concert Hall
4301 Broadway St.
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“It’s a gorgeous, beguiling album, by turns – and often in the same track – nostalgic and ferocious, tender and turbulent.” – San Antonio Current