Ensemble 212
Ensemble 212
Yoon Jae Lee, Artistic Director
Lisa Yui, Director, Ensemble 212 Young Artist Competition Series
Mohammed Fairouz, 2010-11 Composer-in-Residence

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Orchestra

2010–2011 Concert Season

(current as of May 12, 2011 subject to change)

Upcoming Concert

Ensemble 212 3rd Annual Gala Concert
Thursday June 9, 2011 8:00 PM
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center

directions & map

Antonin DVORAK
Czech Suite, Op. 39

Ludwig van BEETHOVEN
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E Flat Major, Op. 73 "Emperor"
1st Movement
featuring Yun Wei, Grand Prize Winner of the 2011 Young Artist Competition for Piano

Franz LISZT
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Flat Major
Yoonjung Han, Piano
in commemoration of the 200th anniversary of Liszt's birth.

Mohammed FAIROUZ
Tahrir for Clarinet & Orchestra
World Premiere
David Krakauer, Clarinet

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Tickets: $25 / $10 students with ID (on the day of performance)

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Orchestra Concert
Duologues: Beethoven & Fairouz
Saturday September 18, 2010 8:00 PM
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center

directions & map

Ludwig van BEETHOVEN
Coriolan Overture, Op. 62

Mohammed FAIROUZ
Symphony No. 2
New York Premiere

Mohammed FAIROUZ
Double Concerto for Violin, Cello & Orchestra, "States of Fantasy"
World Premiere (comissioned by Ensemble 212)
Members of the Borromeo Quartet: Nicholas Kitchen, Violin & Yeesun Kim, Violoncello
Nicholas Kitchen
Yeesun Kim
Photo: Christian Steiner

Ludwig van BEETHOVEN
The Creatures of Prometheus Finale, Op. 43

Mohammed FAIROUZ
Symphony No. 1 "Symphonic Aphorisms"
Mohammed Fairouz

Admission $40, $25 / $15 students with ID (on the day of performance)



Young Artist Competition for Viola Final Round
Thursday October 28, 2010 5:00 PM
Good Shepherd-Faith Presbyterian Church

directions & map

featuring the finalists performing selections from the Telemann Viola Concerto in G Major

Admission: Free and open to the public.



Orchestra Concert
featuring Baroque masterworks
Saturday November 6, 2010 7:30 PM
Good Shepherd-Faith Presbyterian Church

directions & map

George Frideric HANDEL
Symphony and Two Arias from The Messiah "Thou Art Gone Up on High" "The Trumpet Shall Sound"
George Rockman, Baritone

Antonio VIVALDI
Violoncello Concerto in D Major, RV 404
Margalit Cantor, Violoncello

George Frideric HANDEL
"Honour and Arms" from Samson
George Rockman, Baritone

Johann Sebastian BACH
"Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten" Wedding Cantata, BWV 202
Ariadne Grief, Soprano

Mohammed FAIROUZ
Memoriam for String Orchestra

Georg Philipp TELEMANN
Viola Concerto in G Major
featuring Sophia Sun, 1st Prize Winner of the 2010 Young Artist Competition for Viola

George Frideric HANDEL
Water Music Suite No. 1 in F Major (selections)

Admission: $20 / $10 seniors / $7 students with ID.
We do not have advance ticket sales for this event.
Doors will open at 7:00 on the day of the concert.



Ensemble Concert
Tuesday February 1, 2011, 8:00 PM
Saint Peter's Church (54th St. & Lexington Ave.)

directions & map

Claude DEBUSSY
Danses sacrée et profane (version for harp & string quintet)
Kristi Shade, Harp

Mohammed FAIROUZ
Furia for Baritone, wind quintet & string quartet
Michael Weyandt, Baritone

Carl Maria von WEBER
Der Freischütz selections (arranged for wind ensemble by Karl Flachs / Yoon Jae Lee)

Admission: $20 / $10 seniors / $7 students with ID.
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We do not have advance ticket sales for this event.
Doors will open at 7:30 on the day of the concert.



Young Artist Competition for Piano
First Round Monday February 28, 2011, 1:00 PM
Semi-Final Round Thursday March 3, 2011, 1:00 PM
Yamaha Artist Services, Inc.
689 5th Avenue (entrance on east side of
54th St & 5th Ave, take elevator up to 3rd floor)

directions & map

featuring talented pianists from the metropolitan New York area.

Admission: Free and open to the public.



Orchestra Concert
Saturday March 26, 2011 7:30 PM
Good Shepherd-Faith Presbyterian Church

directions & map

UNKNOWN
Sinfonia concertante for Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Horn & Orchestra in E Flat Major (attributed to Mozart)
Jen Case, Oboe; Crystal-Gloria Medina, Clarinet;
Sasha Gee Enegren, Bassoon; Audrey Flores, Horn


Alexander CRONIN
Chorale and Passacaglia for orchestra (2011)
World Premiere

Antonín DVORÁK
Two Legends from Op. 59 (Nos. 5 & 6)

Claude DEBUSSY
Symphony in G Minor, Op. 10
Transcription of String Quartet for full orchestra by Yoon K. Lee North American Premiere

Admission: $20 / $10 seniors / $7 students with ID.
We do not have advance ticket sales for this event.
Doors will open at 7:00 on the day of the concert.



Chamber Music Concert
Thursday May 5, 2011 8:00 PM
The Church-in-the-Gardens (50 Ascan Avenue Forest Hills, NY 11375)

directions & map

George ONSLOW
Nonet in A Minor, Op. 77

Mohammed FAIROUZ
Songs for Baritone & Piano:
We Are Seven, After the Revels, The Stolen Child

Mohammed FAIROUZ
Memorial for Solo Flute
World Premiere

Ludwig SPOHR
Nonet in F Major, Op. 31

Admission: $10
We do not have advance ticket sales for this event.
Doors will open at 7:30 on the day of the concert.



Chamber Music Concert
Friday May 6, 2011 8:00 PM
Second Presbyterian Church

directions & map

same program as May 5 concert listed above

Suggested Donation: $10 (all proceeds benefit the church Organ Preservation Fund)
We do not have advance ticket sales for this event.
Doors will open at 7:30 on the day of the concert.



Young Artist Competition for Piano
Final Round Thursday May 26, 2011
Yamaha Artist Services, Inc.
689 5th Avenue (entrance on east side of
54th St & 5th Ave, take elevator up to 3rd floor)

directions & map

featuring talented pianists from the metropolitan New York area.

Admission: Free and open to the public.

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