Faculty & Friends Chamber Music Series

Jesus Castro-Balbi, Artistic Director

Celebrating Collegiality and Excellence

The Faculty & Friends Chamber Series at TCU presents four concerts featuring world-class artists from the TCU School of Music faculty and their friends in chamber music programs.
Each concert begins at 7:00 pm in PepsiCo Recital Hall.

Admission $10/general admission, $5/students and seniors, FREE with TCU ID. $32 Season Pass available only at the TCU School of Music Office, Ed Landreth Building.

PepsiCo Recital Hall (in the Walsh Center for the Performing Arts) is located at the corner of South University Drive and West Cantey Street. Free parking is available in a lot north of the facility.
For further information, please contact Jesus Castro-Balbi at (817) 257-7602 or email at j.castro-balbi@tcu.edu.




2013-2014 Season

Monday, September 16, 2013
Pepsico Recital Hall, 7 PM


Andante and Rondo, Op. 25 -- Franz Doppler
Sonate, Op. 143                 -- Francis Poulenc
Serenade No. 2, Op. 66 -- Johann Nepomuk Hummel
L'amero, saro constante                 -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Schon Lacht der holde Fruhling -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Shauna Thompson and Kristen Queen, flutes
Gary Whitman, clarinet
Charles Hall, bassoon
Chip Christ, guitar
Angela Turner-Wilson, soprano
Chayong Lee,* violin
Jesús Castro-Balbi, cello
Harold Martina, John Owings, and Janet Pummill, piano
* FFCMS 2013 Award Recipient


Monday, November 4, 2013
Pepsico Recital Hall, 7 PM


Quartet No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 2 -- Bernhard Henrik Crusell
Trio in E-flat major, "Kegelstatt", K. 498 -- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Quintet in A major, D.667, “Trout” -- Franz Schubert
??? (Ye Shang Hai) – Shanghai Night -- Lin Mei/Arr. by Martin Blessinger)
???? (Tian Ya Ge Nu) – The Singing Girl of the World -- He Lu Ting/Arr. by Blaise Ferrandino

Gary Whitman, Clarinet
Michael Shih, Violin
Misha Galaganov, Viola
Jesús Castro-Balbi, Cello
Yuan Xiong Lu, Double Bass
José Feghali, Piano


Monday, February 10, 2014
Pepsico Recital Hall, TCU
7 PM


Trio Sonata in B minor for flute, violin, cello, and harpsichord op. 2 no. 1 -- Georg Friedrich Handel
Brandenburg No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048 -- Johann Sebastian Bach
La Folia, op. 1, for 2 violins, cello, harpsichord -- Antonio Vivaldi
Suite from The Fairy Queen for 2 violins, viola, cello, bass, and harpsichord -- Henry Purcell
Passacaille d'Armide -- Jean-Baptiste Lully

Cynthia Roberts, violin
H. Joseph Butler, harpsichord
Collegium Musicum TCU


Monday, April 7, 2014
Pepsico Recital Hall, 7 PM


Violin Sonata in E-flat, Op. 18 -- Richard Strauss
Cello Sonata in F major, Op. 99 -- Johannes Brahms
Piano Quartet No. 1in G Minor, Op. 25 -- Johannes Brahms

Michael Shih, violin
Misha Galaganov, viola
Jesús Castro-Balbi, cello
David Korevaar, piano


-Artists and Program Subject to Change-