Sarah Fort, Carol Pew, Joan Magagna, Laura Garawski, Don Foy, Ken Cohen, Kit Chan

The first Salon recital of the season was graciously hosted by Joan Magagna at her home in Bethesda, Maryland, on February 25th. It was a beautiful day. Through the windows, the garden showcased the welcoming of spring. Seven members performed a variety of solo and ensemble repertoire, with several members playing in more than one group. The next Salon will be held on June 23rd, 2024. If you are interested in participating or hosting, please contact Carol Pew at cpew@amsfperform.org.

Program

Viola Concerto in Bb Major
F.A. Hoffmeister (1754-1812)
 I. Allegro con spirito
Sarah Fort, viola
Melinda Thompson, piano

Largo from “Xerxes”
G.F. Handel (1685-1759)
Arr. Walter Barnes
Don Foy, violin
Laura Garawski, violin
Kit Chan, horn
Sarah Fort, viola
Carol Pew, cello

String Quartet No. 19 in C Major, K. 465 “Dissonances”
W.A. Mozart (1756-1791)
IV. Allegro
Don Foy, violin
Laura Garawski, violin
Ken Cohen, viola
Carol Pew, cello

Impromptu in Gb, Op. 90
F. Schubert (1797-1828)
Laura Garawski, piano

Marchenbilder, Op. 113
R. Schumann (1810-1856)
Ken Cohen, viola
Laura Garawski, piano

Nocturne, Op. 165
C. Chaminade (1857-1944)
Joan Magagna, piano