An Evening with the American Chamber Players

ACP3157-300x300-photocredA special treat for Carolina Live listeners live from the new performance studio of South Carolina ETV Radio. Miles Hoffman’s American Chamber Players is a versatile ensemble that specializes in a variety of chamber music forms and instrumentations. They perform music by Mozart, contemporary composer Paul Schoenfield, and the French master Gabriel Fauré during ceremonies in February 2013 to dedicate the Suzan D. Boyd and M. Edward Sellers Studio at SC ETV’s headquarters in Columbia.

Listen to the entire Program





Billboard and Introduction to Mozart’s Quartet for Flutes and Strings – Lauren Rico





WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: Quartet for Flutes and Strings

American Chamber Players

Miles Hoffman, viola

Stephen Balderston, cello

Sara Stern, flute

Anna Stoytcheva, piano





Introduction to Schoenfeld’s Three Bagatelles for flute, cello and piano – Lauren Rico





PAUL SCHOENFELD: Three Bagatelles for flute, cello and piano

American Chamber Players

Miles Hoffman, viola

Stephen Balderston, cello

Sara Stern, flute

Anna Stoytcheva, piano





Introduction to Faure’s Quartet No. 2 in g minor for Piano and Strings – Lauren Rico





GABRIEL FAURE: Quartet No. 2 in g minor for Piano and Strings

American Chamber Players

Miles Hoffman, viola

Stephen Balderston, cello

Sara Stern, flute

Anna Stoytcheva, piano





Break and Introduction to Britten’s Three Divertimenti – Lauren Rico and Mike McKay





BENJAMIN BRITTEN: Three Divertimenti

Kontras Quartet

Dmitri Pogorelov, violin

Francois Henkins, violin

Ai Ishida, viola

Jean Hatmaker, cello





Introduction to Ravel’s Quartet in F – Lauren Rico





MAURICE RAVEL: Quartet in F

Kontras Quartet

Dmitri Pogorelov, violin

Francois Henkins, violin

Ai Ishida, viola

Jean Hatmaker, cello





End of the show – Lauren Rico and Mike McKay