Hsin-Yun Huang, viola
Misha Amory, viola
Thomas Sauer, piano

Thursday, January 07, 2021 - 7:30 PM
American Philosophical Society

American Philosophical Society

Benjamin Franklin Hall,
427 Chestnut Street
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About This Performance

Note: This concert replaces the Hsin-Yun Huang-Wu Man concert originally scheduled for this date. Tickets to the Huang-Man concert will gain you entrance to the new program.

Join us for a special chamber-music program featuring husband-and-wife violists Misha Amory (Brentano Quartet) and Hsin-Yun Huang (formerly of the Borromeo Quartet) and acclaimed pianist Thomas Sauer.

Leclair: Duo for Two Violas
Walker: Viola Sonata
Bridge/Bowen: Lament and Duo (played without pause)
Benjamin: Viola Viola
Chopin/Adès: Mazurkas (Sel.)
Still/Vaughan-Williams: Here's One and Romance
Berio: Duos for Two Violas

The Artist(s)

Hsin-Yun Huang, viola
Violist Hsin-Yun Huang has forged a career performing on international concert stages, commissioning and recording new works, and nurturing young musicians. Recent highlights include performances for the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, the 92nd Street Y, Chamber Music Columbus, and the Seoul Spring Festival. Ms. Huang has commissioned compositions from Steven Mackey, Shih-Hui Chen,… Read More
Misha Amory, viola
Since winning the 1991 Naumburg Viola Award, Misha Amory has been active as a soloist and chamber musician. He is a member of the Brentano Quartet, has performed with orchestras in the United States and Europe, and has been presented in recital at New York’s Tully Hall, Los Angeles’ Ambassador series, Philadelphia’s Mozart on the Square festival,… Read More
Thomas Sauer
Thomas Sauer, piano
American pianist Thomas Sauer performs regularly as soloist, chamber musician, and recital partner.  His large and varied repertoire encompasses Bach to the present day and includes both staples and neglected masterworks.  Audiences and critics alike praise his playing for its clarity, expressivity, and assured stylistic sense. His varied discography includes recordings of Beethoven and Haydn piano sonatas for MSR Classics;… Read More