Miranda Cuckson & Friends [CONCERT], Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress, Friday, 21. February 2020

Miranda Cuckson and Friends
Miranda Cuckson, violinDaniel Panner,violaSophie Shao, celloStephen Gosling, piano
ABOUT THIS CONCERTMiranda Cuckson leads a special program honoring violinist Leonora Jackson McKim, whose Stradivari violin will be loaned to the Library for this special evening. Mrs. McKim was one of the Library’s great patrons, whose gift has commissioned dozens of works for violin and piano. Featured on this program is a variety of works featuring strings from solo violin to piano quartet, including the Finale of Beethoven’s early string ****, op. 3—the manuscript of which resides at the Library.

Pre-Concert Lecture
“The Life and Legacy of Leonora Jackson McKim”Alessandra Barabaschi
Whittall Pavilion, 6:30 pm


PROGRAM
BEETHOVENString **** in E-flat major, op. 3: Finale
KODÁLYIntermezzo for string ****
XENAKISDhipli zyia
MELTZERKreisleriana (Commissioned by the McKim Fund in the Library of Congress)
TBDNew work for solo violin
SCHUMANNPiano Quartet in E-flat major, op. 47


Additional Ticketing Information
Reserved seats not claimed by five minutes before the scheduled start of the event will be distributed to waiting RUSH patrons. For more information about RUSH please visit 
For patrons unable to obtain a reservation, we strongly encourage attendance anyway—while there is no guarantee of seating due to the intimate size of some spaces, patrons are almost always accommodated, especially if they collect a RUSH Space Available pass two hours in advance of the show's start time. In over 99% of cases, all guests are able to be seated, and some seats are ALWAYS available for sold-out performances due to returns and no-shows.
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Miranda Cuckson & Friends [CONCERT]

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