December Chamber Music Showcase (Concert One)

A flight of performances. A richness of artists.

From December 1–14, 2021, New England Conservatory will fill the air with the sounds of piano trios, string quartets, brass quintets, and more as part of its virtual Chamber Music Showcase. Performers include students from all departments, coached by NEC's faculty of chamber music superstars.

In today's concert, produced by the Chamber Music department, student ensembles demonstrate the music they have worked on with faculty during the Fall 2021 semester.

This performance is open to virtual audiences only, via the livestream below.


  1. Ludwig van Beethoven | from String Quartet in C Major, op. 29

    II. Adagio molto espressivo
    IV. Presto

  2. David Maslanka | from Recitation Book

    I. Broken Heart: Meditation on the chorale melody Der du bist drei in einigkeit (You who are three in one)
    II. Prelude-Chorale: Meditation on the chorale melody Jesu meine Freude (Jesus my joy)
    III. Ecco, morirò dunque (Look! My death is near!) - Carlo Gesualdo di Venosa, 1596
    IV. Mediation on the Gregorian chant O Salutaris Hostia (O Salvation's Victim)

  3. Franz Josef Haydn | String Quartet in A Major, op. 20 no. 6

    I. Allegro di molto e scherzando
    II. Adagio
    III. Minuet - Trio
    IV. Fuga con 3 soggetti