Third Sound

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 - 7:30 pm
American Philosophical Society

American Philosophical Society

Benjamin Franklin Hall,
427 Chestnut Street
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This concert is part of the Laurie Wagman Century Series. You can subscribe to this series, Build Your Own Subscription, or purchase a season pass. Individual tickets go on sale August 1.

About This Performance

Third Sound is a collective of virtuoso performers drawn from New York City’s finest chamber musicians. Fast becoming one of today’s best contemporary music groups, this “forward-looking expert ensemble” (The New Yorker) makes its Philadelphia debut with a program featuring a new work (co-commissioned by PCMS) by American-Canadian composer Kati Agócs.

Sooyun Kim, flute; Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet; Karen Kim, violin; Michael Nicholas, cello; Pianist TBA; Patrick Castillo, composer/director

Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Arr. Castillo)
Arauco: Fantasy Quartet
Beecher: Stories from My Grandmother
Agócs: Voices of the Immaculate  Philadelphia Premiere/PCMS Co-Commission

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Special thanks to Susan Giesecke Bloom and A. Charles Winkelman with support from The Pew Center for Arts and Heritage, Dot and Rick Nelson, Sid Kaplan, and the American Philosophical Society for their support of our livestream series, and for helping us deliver world-class artistry to audiences around the globe.

The Artist(s)

Third Sound
Third Sound
“Forward-looking, expert ensemble Third Sound” (The New Yorker) is a collective of virtuoso performers drawn from New York City's finest chamber musicians. The ensemble musicians—flutist Sooyun Kim, clarinetist Romie de Guise-Langlois, violinist Karen Kim, cellist Michael Nicolas, and composer Patrick Castillo—have appeared on the most prestigious series and stages around the world and garnered myriad honors,… Read More

Videos

Third Sound | Lu: Urban Inventory
WHAT YOU'LL HEAR