Dear friends,

Welcome to the 15th season of Parlance Chamber Concerts! Our 2022-23 events will feature more than 45 of the most extraordinary musical artists of our time. Highlights of the season will include the valedictory appearance of the great Emerson String Quartet and the long-awaited return of the charismatic Danish String Quartet.

Notable debuts will feature award-winning artists: saxophonist-composer Steven Banks, winner of the prestigious 2022 Avery Fisher Career Grant; pianist Rachel Naomi Kudo, winner of the 2018 Leipzig International Bach Competition; the Sitkovetsky Piano Trio, winner of BBC Music Magazine’s 2022 Chamber Music Award;
and cellist Zlatomir Fung, the first American in four decades and youngest musician ever to win First Prize at the International Tchaikovsky Competition Cello Division.

The season will also include an assortment of remarkable artists in thematic events spotlighting operatic wind music performed by Members of Met Orchestra Wind Section, Music from Golden Age Vienna, and masterpieces Inspired by Friendship.

I look forward to welcoming you back soon to the 2022-23 season of Parlance Chamber Concerts!

Michael Parloff