National Philharmonic Chamber Players

Under the direction of National Philharmonic Concert Master Colin Sorgi, the National Philharmonic Chamber Players will present their second chamber music series at the John Kendall Recital Hall at Potter Violins in Takoma Park. Experience chamber music as it was originally intended, up close and personal, in this hall at Potter Violins that seats up to 90. For more information, visit

Potter Violins
John Kendall Recital Hall,
7711 Eastern Ave
Takoma Park, MD
For more information, visit

National Philharmonic Chamber Players
17-18 Season 2: Cultural Cross-Currents

Crossing Borders
October 29, 2017, 3-5pm

Hugo Wolf: Italian Serenade (1887)
Samuel Barber: Adagio from String Quartet Op. 11
Gabriela Lena Frank: Leyendas – An Andean Walkabout (2001)
Hamza El Din: Escalay ( Water Wheel) (1971)
Antonin Dvoƙák: String Quartet no. 12 “American”

Colin Sorgi & Henry Flory, violins
Julius Wirth, viola
Lori Barnet, cello

Story Time
February 18, 2018, 3-5pm

Robert Schumann: Märchenerzählungen, Op. 132
Igor Stravinsky: Suite from The Soldier’s Tale (1919)
Thomas Ádes: Court Studies from The Tempest (2005)
Arnold Schoenberg (arr. Steuermann): Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4

Next Generation
May 20, 2018, 3-5pm

Jean-Marie Leclair: Sonata for Two Violins in A Major, Op. 3, No. 2
Andrew Norman: The Companion Guide to Rome (2010)
Felix Mendelssohn: Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20
Herbert Greenberg, guest violin

Colin Sorgi, violin
Julius Wirth, viola
Lori Barnet, cello
Students from MCYO and National Philharmonic Summer String Institutes

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