Performing and Visual Arts

  • Hear Them Now: A Recital of Works from the African Diaspora

    Originally broadcast at 5 p.m. EDT Wednesday, August 26, 2020.

    Marlena Malas, Chair/Chautauqua Voice Program
    Nicoletta Berry and Jaime Sharp, artistic directors
    John Giampietro, technical director
    Travis Bloom and Nicole Cloutier, piano

    The Chautauqua School of Music Voice Program has something...

  • Ying Quartet

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT Monday, August 24, 2020.

    Program:
    Beethoven: Quartet in F minor, op. 95, "Serioso"
    Antonin Dvořák: Quartet in E-flat major, op. 51, "Slavonic”

    Coming to you live from Lenna Hall at Chautauqua Institution, the Grammy Award-winning Ying Quartet occupies a positi...

  • CSO Rebroadcast: Strauss’s Don Quixote

    Rebroadcast at 8:15 p.m. EDT Thursday, August 20, 2020.

    Originally performed on 8/8/2019.

    Join us online to watch selected favorites from CSO performances recorded in the Amphitheater during past seasons. Whether you were there for the original performance, or whether this is your first time he...

  • A Ballerina's Battle with Bone Cancer

    This short documentary interview tells the story of Washington Ballet Ballerina, Chiara Valle (Chautauqua School of Dance Alumna 2016-17), who was diagnosed with Ewing Sarcoma, a rare type of pediatric bone cancer at the age of 19. Her story continues to inspire young children and adults diagnose...

  • Berofsky Piano Quartet

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT Monday, August 17, 2020.

    Program:
    -W.A. Mozart: Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478
    -Charles Berofsky: Uneasy Dreams
    -Antonín Dvořák: Allegro con Fuoco from Piano Quartet in E-flat major, B. 162, op. 87

    Chautauqua School of Music faculty members Aaron Berofsky, v...

  • Jay Leno: A National Comedy Center Conversation

    Movie

    Premiering at 5 p.m. EDT Saturday, August 15, 2020.

    A special presentation of Part 1 of The National Comedy Center's "Lucille Ball Virtual Comedy Festival" discussion with comedian Jay Leno. Hosted by Stephen J. Morrison, Leno discusses his career in stand-up, acting, writing, and late-night tel...

  • CSO Rebroadcast: Wagner and Rachmaninoff

    Movie

    Premiering at 8:15 p.m. EDT Thursday, August 13, 2020.

    Originally performed on 7/2/2019 and 8/8/2019

    Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra Rebroadcasts - Selected Thursdays at 8:15 p.m.

    Join us online to watch selected favorites from CSO performances recorded in the Amphitheater during past seasons. W...

  • PUBLIQuartet

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT Monday, August 10, 2020.

    Applauded by The Washington Post as “a perfect encapsulation of today’s trends in chamber music,” and by The New Yorker as “independent-minded,” PUBLIQuartet’s modern interpretation of chamber music makes them one of the most dynamic ar...

  • The Gallery Store

    Originally broadcast at 10 a.m. EDT Thursday, August 6, 2020.

    The Gallery Store is a museum-quality gift shop located in Strohl Art Center. Approximately 60 artists and craftspeople from around the country are represented. The store offers unique handcrafted jewelry, fiber, wood, glass, metal an...

  • Recitals with Rossen featuring Ilya Kaler

    Originally broadcast at 5 p.m. EDT Thursday, August 6, 2020.

    Described by the Gramophone as a “magician, bewitching our ears” for his hauntingly beautiful sound, flawless command of the instrument and mesmerizing phrasing, Ilya Kaler is the only violinist to win the Gold Medal at the Tchaikovsky...

  • An Afternoon Piano Recital with Christopher Taylor

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT on August 5, 2020 on CHQ Virtual Porch: https://porch.chq.org/re/event/252/

    2 Impromptus, op. 10. Alexander Scriabin
    1. F-sharp minor
    2. A major

    2 Impromptus, op. 12. Alexander Scriabin
    1. F-sharp major
    2. B-flat minor

    4 Impromptus, op...

  • Cantus

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT Monday, August 3, 2020.

    Cantus performs for Week Six’s Chautauqua Chamber Music series.

    Cantus is an internationally recognized men’s vocal ensemble is widely known for its innovative programming and its engaging performances of music ranging from the Renaiss...

  • An Afternoon Piano Recital with Alexander Kobrin

    Originally broadcast on www.porch.chq.org at 4 p.m. EDT Wednesday, July 29, 2020.

    Études-Tableaux, Op. 39 (40")
    Sergei Rachmaninov
    No. 1 in C minor
    No. 2 in A minor
    No. 3 in F-sharp minor
    No. 4 in B minor
    No. 5 in E-flat minor
    No. 6 in A minor
    No. 7 in C minor
    No. 8 in D minor
    No. 9 in D major

    ...

  • CSO Rebroadcast: Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring

    Movie

    Premiering at 8:15 p.m. EDT Thursday, July 30, 2020.

    Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra Rebroadcast: Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring (collaboration with the Music School Festival Orchestra)

    Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra Rebroadcasts

    Selected Thursdays at 8:15 p.m.

    Join us online to watch selected ...

  • Recitals with Rossen featuring Maja Bogdanovic and Daniel Rowland

    Originally broadcast at 5 p.m. EDT Thursday, July 30, 2020.

    Dutch–English violinist Daniel Rowland and Serbian–French cellist Maja Bogdanovic join forces in this exceptional musical partnership. Since forming in 2018, the duo has performed all over Europe and the world, including engagements wit...

  • 2020 CVA School of Art Student & Emerging Artists Exhibition

    Weekly Virtual Gallery Tour hosted by Judy Barie: 2020 CVA School of Art Student & Emerging Artists Exhibition

    About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua Lake in southwestern New York state that comes alive each summer with a unique mix of fin...

  • Virtual Gallery Tour: The Bridge Gallery

    Movie

    10 AM EDT 7/31/20

    Weekly Virtual Gallery Tour hosted by Judy Barie: The Bridge Gallery

    About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua Lake in southwestern New York state that comes alive each summer with a unique mix of fine and performing arts,...

  • Two Russians, Eight Strings

    Originally broadcast at 4:00 p.m. EDT Monday, July 27, 2020.

    Chautauqua Institution is pleased to announce:

    Into the Music with the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra (Special Monday Edition)
    Two Russians, Eight Strings
    Monday, July 27, 2020
    4:00 p.m.
    CHQ Assembly – Live from Lenna Hall

    Join us fo...

  • The Switala Duo

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT Monday, July 20, 2020.

    Program:
    Bartok: Selections from 44 Duos for Two Violins (1931)
    39. Serbian Dance
    43. Pizzicato
    41. Scherzo
    Augusta Read Thomas: Silent Moon for Violin and Viola (2006)
    Jessie Montgomery: Rhapsody No. 1 for Violin Solo (2014)
    ...

  • Gina Chavez Performs

    Originally broadcast at 5 p.m. EDT Friday, July 17, 2020.

    Gina Chavez returns to Chautauqua with a special online concert and conversation.

    Chavez is a 12-time Austin Music Award winner, including 2019 Female Vocalist and 2015 Austin Musician of the Year, Gina explores the true meaning of “Am...

  • CSO Rebroadcast: Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with Alexander Gavrylyuk

    Rebroadcast at 8:15 p.m. EDT Thursday, July 16, 2020.

    Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra Rebroadcasts

    Selected Thursdays at 8:15 p.m.

    CSO Rebroadcast: Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with Alexander Gavrylyuk

    Join us online to watch selected favorites from CSO performances recorded in t...

  • Recitals with Rossen featuring Natasha Paremski

    Originally broadcast at 5 p.m. EDT Thursday, July 16, 2020.

    With her consistently striking and dynamic performances, pianist Natasha Paremski reveals astounding virtuosity and voracious interpretive abilities. She continues to generate excitement from all corners as she wins over audiences with ...

  • An Afternoon Piano Recital with Sara Davis Buechner

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT Wednesday, July 15, 2020, on the Virtual Porch. To view the event in its entirety, please visit https://porch.chq.org/re/event/121/

    Sonata in D major KV 284 “Dürnitz”- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791) ...

  • Music from the Other Europe

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT Monday, July 13, 2020.

    Pianist Brian Zeger, violinist Nurit Pacht and cellist Tobias Werner perform music by Dvořák, Block, Janáček and Bartók.

    Brian Zeger appears regularly on the Guest Faculty of Chautauqua’s Voice Program and is widely recognized as one o...