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Friday, November 28, 2014 in Boston
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  • Boston Symphony Orchestra presents
  • Leonidas Kavakos conductor and violin
  • Location: Symphony Hall Boston
  • additional information
  • BARTÓK – Two Portraits, for violin and orchestra
    HAYDN – Symphony No. 82, The Bear
    MUSSORGSKY (orch. RAVEL) – Pictures at an Exhibition


Friday, November 28, 2014 in Boston
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  • Handel and Haydn Society presents
  • Handel: Messiah
  • Location: Symphony Hall Boston
  • additional information
  • Harry Christophers, conductor
    Joélle Harvey, soprano
    Tim Mead, countertenor
    Allan Clayton, tenor
    Brindley Sherratt, bass
    Period Instrument Orchestra and Chorus


Saturday, November 29, 2014 in Boston
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  • Handel and Haydn Society presents
  • Handel: Messiah
  • Location: Symphony Hall Boston
  • additional information
  • Harry Christophers, conductor
    Joélle Harvey, soprano
    Tim Mead, countertenor
    Allan Clayton, tenor
    Brindley Sherratt, bass
    Period Instrument Orchestra and Chorus


Saturday, November 29, 2014 in Boston
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  • Boston Early Music Festival presents
  • BEMF Chamber & Vocal Ensemble
  • Location: Jordan Hall
  • additional information
  • A double bill of Neapolitan comic opera! Pergolesi’s delightfully charming La serva padrona and Livietta e Tracollo come to life in an intimate chamber production featuring lavish costumes and effervescent period staging led by Musical Directors Paul O’Dette and Stephen Stubbs and Stage Director Gilbert Blin.


Saturday, November 29, 2014 in Boston
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  • Boston Symphony Orchestra presents
  • Leonidas Kavakos conductor and violin
  • Location: Symphony Hall Boston
  • additional information
  • BARTÓK – Two Portraits, for violin and orchestra
    HAYDN – Symphony No. 82, The Bear
    MUSSORGSKY (orch. RAVEL) – Pictures at an Exhibition


Saturday, November 29, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Ensemble Musica Humana presents
  • A Celebration of Advent: Hymns and Dances by Michael Praetorius
  • Location: First Church Cambridge
  • additional information
  • Seasonal choral works from Musae Sioniae and Polyhymnia Caduceatrix et Panegyrica will be interspersed with dances from Terpsichore. Reception to follow in the Hastings Room, sponsored by Artifact Cider Project.
    General Admission $15 online/$20 door
    Students $10 online/$15 door


Sunday, November 30, 2014 in Boston
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Sunday, November 30, 2014 in Boston
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Sunday, November 30, 2014 in Boston
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  • Boston Early Music Festival presents
  • BEMF Chamber & Vocal Ensemble
  • Location: Jordan Hall
  • additional information
  • A double bill of Neapolitan comic opera! Pergolesi’s delightfully charming La serva padrona and Livietta e Tracollo come to life in an intimate chamber production featuring lavish costumes and effervescent period staging led by Musical Directors Paul O’Dette and Stephen Stubbs and Stage Director Gilbert Blin.


Sunday, November 30, 2014 in Boston
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  • Handel and Haydn Society presents
  • Handel: Messiah
  • Location: Symphony Hall Boston
  • additional information
  • Harry Christophers, conductor
    Joélle Harvey, soprano
    Tim Mead, countertenor
    Allan Clayton, tenor
    Brindley Sherratt, bass
    Period Instrument Orchestra and Chorus


Sunday, November 30, 2014 in Concord
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  • Concord Chamber Music Society presents
  • Concord Chamber Players
  • Location: Concord Academy Performing Arts Center
  • additional information
  • Thomas Martin, clarinet, Alex Velinzon and Wendy Putnam, violins, Steven Ansell, viola, Michael Reynolds, cello

    Daniel Gregory Mason: Pastorale for Piano, Violin and Clarinet
    Andre Previn: Sonata for Violin and Piano “Vineyard”
    Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A Major, K. 581

    *preceded at 2:00 pm by a performance given by students from Project Step


Sunday, November 30, 2014 in Boston
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  • King’s Chapel presents
  • Sunday Concert Series
  • Location: Kings Chapel
  • additional information
  • Fisk at 50: Music for Oboe and Organ
    Andrew Price, oboe; Heinrich Christensen, organ
    We close out our 1964 Fisk organ’s birthday celebration with a program of beautiful music for oboe and organ. Works by Bach, Marcello, Pinkham, Litaize, Frandsen, and more.

    $20, $15 students/seniors at the door
    $15, $10 students/seniors purchased on-line


Sunday, November 30, 2014 in Lexington
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  • Winsor Music presents
  • Young Artist Program
  • Location: Follen Church Society, Lexington, MA
  • additional information
  • REBECCA PRINTZ, MEZZO-SOPRANO

    Also featuring the release of a private, archival recording of the late mezzo-soprano Lorraine Hunt Lieberson performing Cantata BWV 170 with Peggy Pearson and the Greenleaf Chamber Players.

    Haydn: Quartet in B flat, Op. 33, No. 4
    Bolcom: Serenata Notturna
    Mamuya: Song for the Spirit
    Bach: Cantata BWV 170 “Vergnügte Ruh’, beliebte Seelenlust”

    Peggy Pearson, oboe and oboe d’amore
    Gabriela Diaz, violin; Shaw Pong Liu, violin
    Shira Majoni, viola; Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello
    Tony D’Amico, bass; Peter Sykes, organ

    $30 general, $15 senior/stud


Monday, December 1, 2014 in Boston
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  • Alla Elana Cohen presents
  • New works of Alla Elana Cohen
  • Location: Old South Church
  • additional information
  • two pieces for chamber orchestra, a string quartet, a duo for violin and piano, a duo for soprano and viola and a solo cello piece
    Alla Elana Cohen, piano; Sebastian Baverstam, cello and eight others.
    $20, $10 for students and seniors


Monday, December 1, 2014 in Boston
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  • New England Conservatory presents
  • First Monday at Jordan Hall
  • Location: Jordan Hall
  • additional information
  • Josquin de Prez: Madrigals
    Debussy: Trio for Flute, Viola and Harp
    Shostakovich: Trio in a-minor, Op. 67
    Performers include Yura Lee, Paula Robison, Dimitri Murrath, Jessica Zhou, Ian Howell, Laurence Lesser, and Russell Sherman.
    FREE


Tuesday, December 2, 2014 in Boston
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  • Boston Conservatory (S) presents
  • David Korevaar, piano
  • Location: Seully Hall
  • additional information
  • FAURÉ: Nocturne No. 7 in c-sharp minor
    HARSÁNYI: Trois pièces de danse
    POULENC: Les soirées de nazelles
    SCHUBERT: Sonata in A Major, D. 959
    $10-15


Tuesday, December 2, 2014 in Boston
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  • New England Conservatory presents
  • NEC Concert Choir, NEC Philharmonia
  • Location: Jordan Hall
  • additional information
  • Conductors: Erica Washburn, David Loebel

    Brahms: A German Requiem
    Free


Thursday, December 4, 2014 in Boston
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  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum (617 278 5156) presents
  • & david grubbs, musician/composer
  • Location: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, The Fenway
  • additional information
  • WOODSLIPPERCOUNTERCLATTER
    A sound-work that germinated from new, unpublished text collages by Howe, blended with the resonant sounds of the piano and field recordings made in the Gardner
    Museum last year


Thursday, December 4, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Harvard Early Music Society (Agz) (347.470.4334) presents
  • Handel’s Acis and Galatea
  • Location: Agassiz Theater, 10 Garden St
  • additional information
  • Director: Chiemeka Ezie
    Music Directors: Jess Rucinski and Max Philips
    Producers: Sumire Hirotsuru and Schuyler Berland
    Galatea: Charlotte McKechnie; Acis: David Evans
    Polyphemus: Ian Pomerantz; Damon: Eric Schlossberg

    Ticket Price: Student $8, Adult $15 /available at The Harvard Box Office (https://www.boxoffice.harvard.edu) or at the door


Thursday, December 4, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Ellipsis Trio presents
  • Ellipsis Trio
  • Location: Frist Churchm Congregational
  • additional information
  • Konstantinos Papadakis, piano
    Amanda Wang, violin
    Patrick Owen, cello

    Anton Arensky: Piano Trio No 1 Opus 32, in D minor
    Sergei Rachmaninoff: Piano Trio “Elegiaco” in G minor
    Dmitri Shostakovich : Piano Trio No 2, Opus 67 in E minor
    $15


Friday, December 5, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Harvard Early Music Society (Agz) (347.470.4334) presents
  • Handel’s Acis and Galatea
  • Location: Agassiz Theater, 10 Garden St
  • additional information
  • Director: Chiemeka Ezie
    Music Directors: Jess Rucinski and Max Philips
    Producers: Sumire Hirotsuru and Schuyler Berland
    Galatea: Charlotte McKechnie; Acis: David Evans
    Polyphemus: Ian Pomerantz; Damon: Eric Schlossberg

    Ticket Price: Student $8, Adult $15 /available at The Harvard Box Office (https://www.boxoffice.harvard.edu) or at the door


Friday, December 5, 2014 in Boston
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  • Celebrity Series presents
  • What Makes It Great?®
  • Location: Jordan Hall
  • additional information
  • Benjamin Britten’s “A Ceremony of Carols”


Friday, December 5, 2014 in Salem
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  • Boston Artists Ensemble (617.964.6553) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Hamilton Hall, 9 Chestnut St
  • additional information
  • BEETHOVEN String Trio in C minor, Opus 9, No. 3
    DEBUSSY String Quartet in G minor, Opus 10
    ????????? Mystery Piece (guess correctly and win a pair of tickets)
    Bayla Keyes, Tatiana Dimitriades, violins – Kazuko Matsusaka, viola, – Jonathan Miller, cello

    Please note that Hamilton Hall is not handicap accessible.


Friday, December 5, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Music for Viols and Friends ((617) 776-0692) presents
  • Duo Maresienne
  • Location: First Church Cambridge, Lindsay Chapel, 11 Garden Street
  • additional information
  • Hunts, Bagpipes & Scots Tunes: Music of the Scottish Renaissance & Baroque.
    Carol Lewis, viola da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, lute & citterns

    Works of Black, Lauthian, Beck, Bremner & Geminiani, including ports, lilts, battles and jigs from Caledonia, and “Pibrock, a Highland Battel” by Oswald.

    $24 general admission, $19 students, seniors and low income.


Friday, December 5, 2014 in Cambridge
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Friday, December 5, 2014 in Boston
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  • Boston Cecilia (A) (617-232-4540) presents
  • Sweet Was the Song: Music for Christmas
  • Location: Church of the Advent, 30 Brimmer St
  • additional information
  • John Tavener: ‘Ex Maria Virgine’, a 35-minute sequence of familiar and unfamiliar Christmas texts
    Richard Rodney Bennett: ‘Five Carols’.
    The program also includes audience carols, organ solos, and other seasonal favorites.

    Barbara Bruns, organ. Nicholas White, conductor.

    Tickets ($15-$62)


Friday, December 5, 2014 in Salem
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  • Boston Artists Ensemble (617.964.6553) presents
  • Boston Artists Ensemble
  • Location: Hamilton Hall, 9 Chestnut St
  • additional information
  • Beethoven String Trio in C minor, Opus 9, No. 3
    Debussy String Quartet in G minor, Opus 10
    plus our annual mystery piece

    Bayla Keyes, Tatiana Dimitriades, violins, Kazuko Matsusaka, viola,; Jonathan Miller, cello

    $27 for the general public, $24 for senior citizens and $12 for students.


Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Boston
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  • Musicians of Old Post Road (EC) (781-466-6694) presents
  • Stille Nacht
  • Location: Emmanuel Church 15 Newbury Street
  • additional information
  • A Classical German Christmas

    Instrumental and vocal works by Haydn, Gruber, Gregor, W. A. Mozart and his father Leopold. Acclaimed soprano Clara Rottsolk performs several pieces with the ensemble including W. A. Mozart’s beloved Exsultate Jubilate in its rarely-heard Christmas version.

    $30


Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Waltham
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  • Waltham Symphony presents
  • Holiday Pops
  • Location: Kennedy Middle-School Auditorium, 655 Lexington Street, Waltham
  • additional information
  • Patrick Botti, will lead music by J.S. Bach, W.A. Mozart, G.F. Handel, G. Holst, and R. Strauss performed by the orchestra and soprano soloist Andrea Bublitz, as well as seasonal favorites performed by a children’s choir and the Arlington Elementary Chamber Orchestra conducted by Jin-Huey Wei.

    Free with suggested donations of $20


Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Night Song (617-312-8328) presents
  • Gregorian and modern chant
  • Location: First Church Congregational, 11 Garden Street
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  • Motets by Josquin des Prez and Orlando di Lasso
    Psalm 134, set by Patricia Van Ness
    Vocal and instrumental improvisations

    $5 donation suggested.


Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Brookline
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  • Mistral ((978) 474-6222) presents
  • All Vivaldi
  • Location: St Paul’s Episcopal Church, 15 St Paul St
  • additional information
  • Vivaldi: Double trumpet concerto
    Lute Concerto in C major
    The Four Seasons
    Piccolo concerto in C

    Julie Scolnik, flute; Sasha Scolnik-Brower, cello
    Irina Muresanu, violin; Gabriella Diaz, violin
    Alexi Kenney, violin; Stella Chen, violin
    Elliot Fisk, guitar; Stephanie Fong, viola
    Don Palmer, bass; Kate Driscoll & Elmer Churampi, trumpets

    Tickets $30/$25 Seniors. Students FREE with ID


Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • New School of Music presents
  • Kai-Ching Chang, piano
  • Location: New School of Music, 25 Lowell Street
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  • Legacy of Silence
    everywhere.” – Barbara Cadogan.
    J.S.Bach: Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in D minor, BWV903
    Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.32 in C minor, Op.111
    Brahms: Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24

    FREE


Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Boston
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  • Goethe Institut presents
  • Ecce Ensemble
  • Location: Goethe Institut, 170 Beacon Street
  • additional information
  • Portrait Concert: French composer Raphael Cendo & German composer Isabel Mundry
    6pm: Panel Discussion “Raphael Cendo & Isabel Mundry in Dialogue”, moderated by Anne C Shreffler

    Admission free.

    Tickets $15/$10


Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Harvard Early Music Society (Agz) (347.470.4334) presents
  • Handel’s Acis and Galatea
  • Location: Agassiz Theater, 10 Garden St
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  • Director: Chiemeka Ezie
    Music Directors: Jess Rucinski and Max Philips
    Producers: Sumire Hirotsuru and Schuyler Berland
    Galatea: Charlotte McKechnie; Acis: David Evans
    Polyphemus: Ian Pomerantz; Damon: Eric Schlossberg

    Ticket Price: Student $8, Adult $15 /available at The Harvard Box Office (https://www.boxoffice.harvard.edu) or at the door


Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Boston
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  • Longwood Symphony Orchestra, Ronald Feldman, conductor presents
  • Longwood Symphony Orchestra
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • MOZART Serenade No. 6 in D-Major, “Serenata notturna”
    MOZART Concerto for Flute and Harp in C-Major featuring
    PAULA ROBISON & JESSICA ZHOU
    HANSON Symphony No. 2, op. 30 (Romantic)

    $45 – $15


Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Harvard-Radcliffe Chorus ((617) 496–2222) presents
  • Harvard-Radcliffe Chorus
  • Location: Sanders Theatre, Harvard
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  • Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle, in its original piano, harmonium and chorus form
    Soloists: Deborah Selig, soprano
    Caitlin Felsman, mezzo-soprano
    Frank Kelley, tenor
    David Kravitz, bass

    Tickets available from the Harvard Box Office: http://ofa.fas.harvard.edu/boxoffice


Saturday, December 6, 2014 in Marblehead
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  • Old North Festival Chorus presents
  • Christmas Concert
  • Location: Old North Church, Marblehead
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  • Bach: Magnificat in D,
    Mendelssohn: A Christmas cantata, Vom Himmel Hoch,
    Randol Bass: A Feast of Carols
    Old North Bell Choir & Festival Youth Chorus
    Carols and selections of the season with audience participation


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Boston
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Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Concord
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  • Concord Orchestra (978-369-4967) presents
  • Holiday Concert
  • Location: 51 Walden Street, Concord, MA
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  • The Concord Orchestra, conducted by Richard Pittman, will present a holiday family concert. Joyce Kulhawik will narrate Paddington Bear’s First Concert. The Fenn School Treble Chorus, conducted by Michael Salvatore, will perform Gustav Holst’s Three Christmas Carols. The chorus will lead an audience sing-along of familiar holiday music.

    Tickets are $20 for adults, $5 for children.


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Harvard Early Music Society (Agz) (347.470.4334) presents
  • Handel’s Acis and Galatea
  • Location: Agassiz Theater, 10 Garden St
  • additional information
  • Director: Chiemeka Ezie
    Music Directors: Jess Rucinski and Max Philips
    Producers: Sumire Hirotsuru and Schuyler Berland
    Galatea: Charlotte McKechnie; Acis: David Evans
    Polyphemus: Ian Pomerantz; Damon: Eric Schlossberg

    Ticket Price: Student $8, Adult $15 /available at The Harvard Box Office (https://www.boxoffice.harvard.edu) or at the door


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Newton
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  • Boston Artists Ensemble presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Trinity Church, Newton
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  • BEETHOVEN String Trio in C minor, Opus 9, No. 3
    DEBUSSY String Quartet in G minor, Opus 10
    ????????? Mystery Piece (guess correctly and win a pair of tickets)
    Bayla Keyes, Tatiana Dimitriades, violins – Kazuko Matsusaka, viola, – Jonathan Miller, cello


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Newton
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  • Boston Artists Ensemble presents
  • Boston Artists Ensemble
  • Location: Trinity Church, Newton
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  • Beethoven String Trio in C minor, Opus 9, No. 3
    Debussy String Quartet in G minor, Opus 10
    plus our annual mystery piece

    Bayla Keyes, Tatiana Dimitriades, violins, Kazuko Matsusaka, viola,; Jonathan Miller, cello

    $27 for the general public, $24 for senior citizens and $12 for students.


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Belmont
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  • Philharmonic Society of Arlington presents
  • Arlington-Belmont Chamber Chorus
  • Location: Payson Park Church
  • additional information
  • NOt Quite Winter Concert:
    Sato: Kyrie (21st c.)
    di Lasso: Gloria (16th c.)
    Mozart: Credo (18th c.)
    Brahms: Sanctus (19th c.)
    Monteverdi Benedictus (17th c.)
    Persichetti: Agnus Dei (20th c.)
    Five Centuries of Poets:
    · Hawley: Ode a Cassandre (P. Ronsard, 16th c.)
    · Vaughan Williams: Sweet Day (G. Herbert, 17th c.)
    · Nestor: Ca’ the Yowes (R. Burns, 18th c.)
    · Nestor: My Luve is Like a Red, Red Rose (R. Burns, 18th c.)
    · Singer: A Dream within a Dream (E.A. Poe, 19th c.)
    · Stroope: i carry your heart with me (e. e. cummings, 20th c.)
    Barry Singer, Conducting


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Boston
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  • Boston Modern Orchestra Project presents
  • Fantastic Mr. Fox
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • Tobias Picker Fantastic Mr. Fox
    A concert performance
    A co-production with Odyssey Opera, featuring the Boston Children’s Chorus

    Gil Rose, conductor


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Boston
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  • Trinity Church (617-536-0944) presents
  • Handel: Messiah
  • Location: Trinity Church, Copley Square
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  • The choirs, soloists and orchestra of Trinity Church will sing George Frideric Handel’s Messiah (Advent and Christmas portions and Hallelujah chorus), as well as Johann Sebastian Bach’s Magnificat.
    $10, $30, $50


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Somerville
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  • Somerville Museum presents
  • Early Music Afternoon
  • Location: Somerville Museum, Central Street & Westwood
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  • Hunts, Bagpipes & Scots Tunes: Music of the Scottish Renaissance and; Baroque. Duo Maresienne (Carol Lewis, viola da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, lute & citterns) perform works by Black, Lauthian, Beck, Bremnerand; Geminiani, including ports, lilts, battles and jigs from Caledonia, and “Pibrock, a Highland Battel” by Oswald.

    $19 general admission; $14 seniors,


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Newton Centre
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Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Brookline
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  • Boston Cecilia presents
  • Sweet Was the Song: Music for Christmas
  • Location: All Saints Church, Brookline
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  • John Tavener: ‘Ex Maria Virgine’, a 35-minute sequence of familiar and unfamiliar Christmas texts
    Richard Rodney Bennett: ‘Five Carols’.
    The program also includes audience carols, organ solos, and other seasonal favorites.

    Barbara Bruns, organ. Nicholas White, conductor.

    Tickets ($15-$62)


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Arlington
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  • Cantilena presents
  • Bohemian Rhapsody: Choral Music from the Heart of Europe
  • Location: First Parish Arlington, 630 Mass. Ave
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  • Michael Barrett, guest conductor
    Joshua T. Lawton, organ & piano

    Cantilena explores t Czech, Hungarian, Austrian, German fusion that gives a Bohemian flavor to selected works of Schubert, Schumann, Mendelssohn, Brahms, Bartók,
    Kodály, and Dvořák.

    $18 in advance | $20 at-door | $12 students/seniors


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Concord
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  • Concord Orchestra (978-369-4967) presents
  • Holiday Concert
  • Location: 51 Walden Street, Concord, MA
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  • The Concord Orchestra, conducted by Richard Pittman, will present a holiday family concert. Joyce Kulhawik will narrate Paddington Bear’s First Concert. The Fenn School Treble Chorus, conducted by Michael Salvatore, will perform Gustav Holst’s Three Christmas Carols. The chorus will lead an audience sing-along of familiar holiday music.

    Tickets are $20 for adults, $5 for children.


Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Somerville
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Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Marblehead
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  • Old North Festival Chorus presents
  • Christmas Concert
  • Location: Old North Church, Marblehead
  • additional information
  • Bach: Magnificat in D,
    Mendelssohn: A Christmas cantata, Vom Himmel Hoch,
    Randol Bass: A Feast of Carols
    Old North Bell Choir & Festival Youth Chorus
    Carols and selections of the season with audience participation


Tuesday, December 9, 2014 in Boston
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  • New England Conservatory (B) (617-585-1260) presents
  • NEC Wind Ensemble
  • Location: Brown Hall
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  • Student conductors program featuring Boyang Yu, Mark Tse, Yi Yang, Kristo Kondakci
    FREE


Tuesday, December 9, 2014 in Brookline
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  • United Parish in Brookline (646.271.6971) presents
  • Trio Cleonice and Friends “Scenes from Summer”
  • Location: 210 Harvard Street
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  • Languages of Counterpoint
    Featuring Trio Cleonic with guest artists Laurie Smukler, violin and Jinsun Hong, viola

    Haydn String Quartet in C Major, Op. 20 No. 2
    Bartok Rhapsody No. 1, Sz. 87 (Smukler, Phelps)
    Haydn Piano Trio in C Major, Hob. XV: 27 (Trio Cleonice)
    Bartok String Quartet No. 1, Sz. 40 (

    Suggested donation: $15 for adults, $5 for students


Wednesday, December 10, 2014 in Boston
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  • New England Conservatory presents
  • Gala Concert
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • Gala Wagner concert
    (Preconcert reception at 6; post-concert dinner at 8:30)
    Wagner: Die Walküre, Act III
    NEC Philharmonia, Robert Spano conducting
    Jane Eaglen, Brunnhilde ; Greer Grimsley, Wotan

    Tickets required. Contact Janet Goff, 617-585-1152


Wednesday, December 10, 2014 in Cambridge
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Wednesday, December 10, 2014 in Boston
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  • Boston Conservatory (S) presents
  • Boston Conservatory Combined Choruses
  • Location: Seully Hall
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  • From West to East: Psalms, Songs and Hymns: George Case, conductor & featuring The Boston Conservatory Orchestra

    Women’s Chorus
    HOLST: Choral Hymns from the Rig Veda, Group III
    O’REGAN: Triptych

    Chorale and Conductors’ Choir
    THOMPSON: The Last Words of David
    BERNSTEIN: Chichester Psalms


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Friday, December 12, 2014 in Boston
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  • Boston Baroque presents
  • Handel: Messiah
  • Location: Jordan Hall
  • additional information
  • Featured soloists will include the Boston Baroque debuts by soprano Sherezade Panthaki and bass-baritone Dashon Burton alongside returning artists mezzo-soprano Ann McMahon Quintero, tenor William Burden


Friday, December 12, 2014 in Brookline
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  • Rovers School Conservatory (781-235-6840 x339) presents
  • Rivers Symphony Orchestra
  • Location: All Saints Parish, 1773 Beacon St.
  • additional information
  • Conductor David Tierney; Benjamin Wright, trumpet

    Hummel’s Trumpet Concerto. Mozart’s Symphony No. 35, “Haffner”
    and overtures by Schubert, Cimarosa, and Gluck.

    FREE tickets using the discount code: BMINT100
    www.riversschoolconservatory.org/rso


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  • Boston Early Music Festival (SPC) (617-661-1812) presents
  • Tallis Scholars
  • Location: St. Paul’s Church, 29 Mount Auburn St
  • additional information
  • Virtuosic vocal music of the late 15th and 16th centuries, from Josquin’s Missa Gaudeamus to a selection of miniature masterpieces by Byrd including his famous “Lullaby” and a trio of motets, and concludes with an astonishing Magnificat by Turges found in the Eton Choirbook.


Friday, December 12, 2014 in Boston
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  • Boston Conservatory (FC) presents
  • Boston Conservatory Wind Ensemble
  • Location: Fenway Center, 77 St. Stephen St
  • additional information
  • STREBER: Distortions
    SCHULLER: Song and Dance—featuring Irina Muresanu, violin
    NAUMANN: Fanfarer, op. 25
    HINDEMITH: Symphony in B-flat Major for band


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Saturday, December 13, 2014 in Boston
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  • Handel and Haydn Society (FH) (617 262 1815) presents
  • Holiday Concert
  • Location: Faneuil Hall
  • additional information
  • Lisa Graham, conductor
    Handel and Haydn Society Chorus and Brass Quintet
    VAP Choruses
    Holiday Sing


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  • Concord Chorus ((781) 862-2168) presents
  • Winter Concert
  • Location: Middlesex School Memorial Chapel, 1400 Lowell Street
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  • Jonnathan Wessler, organ
    Kevin Leong, conductor

    Works for the season by Morten Lauridsen, Dmitry Bortniansky, Ernest Bloch, Pēteris Vasks, and others

    General $25, Seniors (65+) $20, Students $10


Saturday, December 13, 2014 in Boston
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  • Handel and Haydn Society (FH) (617 262 1815) presents
  • Holiday Concert
  • Location: Faneuil Hall
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  • Lisa Graham, conductor
    Handel and Haydn Society Chorus and Brass Quintet
    VAP Choruses
    Holiday Sing


Saturday, December 13, 2014 in Boston
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  • Trinity Church (617-536-0944) presents
  • Candlelight Carols
  • Location: Trinity Church, Copley Square
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  • A beloved traditions since 1909 celebrating the birth of Christ through carols, candlelight, readings, and anthems offered by the Choirs of Trinity Church


Saturday, December 13, 2014 in Concord
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  • Concord Chorus ((781) 862-2168) presents
  • Winter Concert
  • Location: Middlesex School Memorial Chapel, 1400 Lowell Street
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  • Jonnathan Wessler, organ
    Kevin Leong, conductor

    Works for the season by Morten Lauridsen, Dmitry Bortniansky, Ernest Bloch, Pēteris Vasks, and others

    General $25, Seniors (65+) $20, Students $10


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  • Brookline Symphony Orchestra (857-253-1789) presents
  • Brookline Symphony, Adam Boyles, conductor
  • Location: All Saints Parish, 1773 Beacon Street
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  • Weinberg: Symphony no. 6
    Collaboration with Voices Boston,
    Andy Icochea Icochea guest conductor

    Tickets $10, $5 students & seniors

    Please bring non-perishable food and monetary donations to the concerts to benefit the Brookline Emergency Food Pantry. (Music for Food)


Saturday, December 13, 2014 in Boston
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  • Trinity Church (617-536-0944) presents
  • Candlelight Carols
  • Location: Trinity Church, Copley Square
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  • A beloved traditions since 1909 celebrating the birth of Christ through carols, candlelight, readings, and anthems offered by the Choirs of Trinity Church


Saturday, December 13, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Musica Sacra presents
  • An American Christmas
  • Location: First Church, Cambridge, MA
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  • Spirituals, Appalachian carols, pieces from the American shape note tradition, and contemporary works, including Martin Lauridsen’s O magnum mysterium, Boston native Daniel Pinkham’s brilliant Nativity Carols, even a piece by PDQ Bach!

    Plus spirited sing-along of traditional carols. Finally, all of our audience members are invited to a free post-concert reception. Family friendly

    $15 – $50


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  • Boston Baroque presents
  • Handel: Messiah
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • Featured soloists will include the Boston Baroque debuts by soprano Sherezade Panthaki and bass-baritone Dashon Burton alongside returning artists mezzo-soprano Ann McMahon Quintero, tenor William Burden


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  • Handel & Haydn Society (617 262 1815) presents
  • Handel: Messiah
  • Location: Strand Theater
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  • Boston Baroque ensemble, the highly acclaimed Boston Baroque Chorus with an outstanding roster of international soloists: soprano Sherezade Panthaki, mezzo-soprano Ann McMahon Quintero, tenor William Burden and bass-baritone Dashon Burton.
    FREE


Sunday, December 14, 2014 in Boston
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  • New England Philharmonic presents
  • Family Concert
  • Location: Tsai Performance Center 685 Commonwealth Avenu
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  • All Aboard!

    Michael Gandolfi: Night Train to Perugia (Boston premiere)
    Arthur Honegger: Pacific 231
    Heitor Villa-Lobos: Little Train of Caipira & Toccata from Bachianas Brasileiras No. 2
    2014 Young Artist Competition Winner TBD
    Rob Kapilow: Chris van Allsburg’s Polar Express
    David Kravitz, baritone
    Newton Public Schools All City Treble Singers, Kathryn Denney, Director


Sunday, December 14, 2014 in Arlington
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  • Philharmonic Society of Arlington (FP) presents
  • Holiday Concert
  • Location: First Parish Unitarian-Universalist Church
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  • The Arlington-Belmont Chorale and The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra
    · C.P.E. Bach: Magnificat -celebrating the 300th anniversary of composer’s birth
    · Javier Busto: O Magnum Mysterium
    · Gustav Holst: In the Bleak Midwinter (arr. Alice Parker)
    · Gustav Holst: Christmas Day
    · Other seasonal selections
    Barry Singer, Conducting


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  • Trinity Church (617-536-0944) presents
  • Candlelight Carols
  • Location: Trinity Church, Copley Square
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    Tickets for this benefit are $45, $75, and $110,


Sunday, December 14, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Cambridge Community Chorus (K) ((617) 517-3169) presents
  • Comfort and Joy
  • Location: Kresge Auditorium, 48 Mass. Ave
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  • Galuppi: Domine a 4 (for four voices)
    Vivaldi: Magnificat
    Beethoven: Elegischer Gesang (Elegiac Song)
    Fauré: Requiem

    orchestra with soprano Susan Consoli and baritone Thomas Jones.

    Tickets: $25, General admission; $15 students and seniors; reduced price tickets available
    Parking: MIT West Garage, $5 – credit card only


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  • Longy School of Music presents
  • Longy’s Opera Department
  • Location: Longy School of Music, Cambridge
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  • Robert Sirota’s children’s opera The Tailor of Gloucester, from the story by Beatrix Potter,directed by Donna Roll

    Suggested donation of $5 or $10


Thursday, December 18, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Blue Heron (617-960-7956) presents
  • Christmas in 15th-century France & Burgundy
  • Location: First Church Cambridge, 11 Garden St
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  • Jacob Obrecht (1457/8-1505): Factor orbis
    Josquin Desprez (c.1455-1521): O virgo virginum
    Antoine Brumel (c.1460-c.1512): Nato canunt omnia
    Johannes Ciconia: Gloria Spiritus et alme
    Christmas sequences and hymns by Guillaume Du Fay (c. 1397-1474)
    Seasonal plainchant
    Plus a bouquet of New Year’s Day songs by Gilles Binchois, Baude Cordier, Nicolas Grenon and others.


Friday, December 19, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Blue Heron (617-960-7956) presents
  • Christmas in 15th-century France & Burgundy
  • Location: First Church Cambridge, 11 Garden St
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  • Jacob Obrecht (1457/8-1505): Factor orbis
    Josquin Desprez (c.1455-1521): O virgo virginum
    Antoine Brumel (c.1460-c.1512): Nato canunt omnia
    Johannes Ciconia: Gloria Spiritus et alme
    Christmas sequences and hymns by Guillaume Du Fay (c. 1397-1474)
    Seasonal plainchant
    Plus a bouquet of New Year’s Day songs by Gilles Binchois, Baude Cordier, Nicolas Grenon and others.


Friday, December 19, 2014 in Boston
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  • Chorus Pro Musica (OS) (617.267.7442) presents
  • Holiday Concert
  • Location: Old South Church, 645 Boylston Street
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  • Candlelight Christmas at Old South

    Featuring our annual candlelight procession, and a world premiere new work by James Kallembach, Director of Choral Activities at the University of Chicago.


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  • Boston Civic Symphony presents
  • Holiday Concert
  • Location: Fine Arts Center, Regis College
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  • Rebecca Krouner mezzo-soprano
    Holcombe “Twas the Night Before Christmas”
    with guest Narrator

    Holiday Favorites

    Children conduct the orchestra
    A visit from Santa!


Saturday, December 20, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Blue Heron (617-960-7956) presents
  • Christmas in 15th-century France & Burgundy
  • Location: First Church Cambridge, 11 Garden St
  • additional information
  • Jacob Obrecht (1457/8-1505): Factor orbis
    Josquin Desprez (c.1455-1521): O virgo virginum
    Antoine Brumel (c.1460-c.1512): Nato canunt omnia
    Johannes Ciconia: Gloria Spiritus et alme
    Christmas sequences and hymns by Guillaume Du Fay (c. 1397-1474)
    Seasonal plainchant
    Plus a bouquet of New Year’s Day songs by Gilles Binchois, Baude Cordier, Nicolas Grenon and others.


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  • Boston Chorale Ensemble (OSC) presents
  • Holiday Concert
  • Location: Old South Church
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  • Still, still night is Loosely based on the traditional service of Nine Lessons and Carols, and includes carols for choir and congregation using the fine organ in Old South Church, and many arrangements of secular carols to get you into the holiday spirit!


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Wednesday, December 24, 2014 in Boston
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  • Emmanuel Music presents
  • Bach Cantata Series
  • Location: Emmanuel Church of Boston
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  • BWV 64 Sehet, welch eine Liebe hat uns der Vater erzeiget
    Christmas Eve, 7 PM
    Motet: Britten: A Shepherd’s Carol


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Wednesday, December 31, 2014 in Cambridge
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  • Boston Baroque (S) presents
  • New Year’s Concert
  • Location: Sanders Theatre, Memorial Hall, Harvard
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  • ”Il maestro de cappella is a one-act comic opera, written around 1772, which portrays a pompous portrays a pompous conductor who constantly finds himself in conflict with the members of his orchestra. Also featured on the New Year’s programs will be Mozart duets and arias, featuring soprano Sara Heaton and baritone Andrew Garland.


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Friday, January 9, 2015 in Boston
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  • A Far Cry presents
  • Improvisdation with Robert Levin
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • Frederic Rzewski: Les Moutons de Panurge
    W. A. Mozart: Piano Concerto tba
    Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso in E Minor, op. 3 no. 3
    Ljova: New work (world premiere)
    $50 – $10


Saturday, January 10, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra (FC) (617.779.0900) presents
  • Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra
  • Location: First Church,11 Garden Street
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  • Kevin Rhodes conducts Prokofiev’s First Symphony and Tchaikovsky’s majestic Serenade for Strings. Yevgeny Kutik, in his first Pro Arte appearance, explores Prokofiev’s folk melodies as they reach their energetic conclusion.

    $18 – $73


Friday, January 16, 2015 in Salem
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  • Boston Artists Ensemble (617.964.6553) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Hamilton Hall, 9 Chestnut St
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  • BARTÓK String Quartet No. 6
    BEETHOVEN String Quartet in C sharp minor, Opus 131
    Peter Zazofsky, Bayla Keyes, violins – Kathryn Lockwood, viola – Jonathan Miller, cello

    Please note that Hamilton Hall is not handicap accessible.


Sunday, January 18, 2015 in Newton
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  • Boston Artists Ensemble presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Trinity Church, Newton
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  • BARTÓK String Quartet No. 6
    BEETHOVEN String Quartet in C sharp minor, Opus 131
    Peter Zazofsky, Bayla Keyes, violins – Kathryn Lockwood, viola – Jonathan Miller, cello


Sunday, January 18, 2015 in Concord
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  • Concord Chamber Music Society presents
  • Borromeo String Quartet
  • Location: Concord Academy Performing Arts Center
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  • String Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 130 by Ludwig van Beethoven Grosse Fuge in B- flat Major, Op. 133 by Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet in C-sharp Minor, Op. 131 by Ludwig van Beethoven

    *preceded at 2:00 pm by lecture-discussion concerning Beethoven’s expressive musical vocabulary, “Expressive Strokes” given by members of the Borromeo Quartet


Sunday, January 18, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Collage New Music presents
  • Winter Concert
  • Location: Pickman Hall – Longy School of Music
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  • “The Firehose Reel” by Evan Chambers, “Fasach – A Wild Garden” by Nicola LeFanu, “Flashbacks” by Mario Davidovsky, “Tender Spirit I” by Kyong Mee Choi, and “Light Dances” by Stephen Jaffe


Saturday, January 24, 2015 in Boston
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  • Boston Modern Orchestra Project presents
  • Maygar Madness
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • Bálint Karosi Existentia—in memory of Sándor Weöres*
    György Ligeti Violin Concerto
    Gabriela Diaz, violin
    Béla Bartók Three Villiage Scenes
    Kati Agócs The Debrecen Passion*
    Lorelei Ensemble


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  • Music for Viols and Friends ((617) 776-0692) presents
  • El Canto del Caballero: Renaissance Music from Spain
  • Location: First Church Cambridge, Lindsay Chapel, 11 Garden Street
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  • Countertenor and cornettist Michael Collver will join El Dorado Ensemble (Carol Lewis, Janet Haas, Paul Johnson Mai-Lan Broekman & Alice Mroszczyk, violas da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, vihuela & archlute) in a concert of tientos, ricercadas, villancicos, canciones and motets by Vasquez, Ortiz, Cabezón, Selma, Guerrero & Trabaci.

    $24 general admission, $19 students, seniors and low income.


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  • Somerville Museum presents
  • Early Music Afternoon
  • Location: Somerville Museum, Central Street & Westwood
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  • El Canto del Caballero: Renaissance Music from Spain (1530-1630). Virtuoso countertenor and cornettist Michael Collver will join El Dorado Ensemble (Carol Lewis, Janet Haas, Paul Johnson Mai-Lan Broekman & Alice Mroszczyk, violas da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, vihuela & archlute) in a concert of tientos, ricercadas, villancicos, canciones and motets by Vasquez, Ortiz, Cabezón, Selma, Guerrero & Trabaci.

    $19 general admission; $14 seniors,


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  • King’s Chapel presents
  • Sunday Concert Series
  • Location: Kings Chapel
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  • Americana II: Taking Shape — King’s Chapel Choir & Soloists
    Heinrich Christensen, director
    Featuring selections from Southern Harmony, both the 19th century Walker hymnal and minimalist composer William Duckworth’s reimaginings of Walker’s tunes in his 1980 collection. Plus more spirituals, folksongs, and a visit to Alice in Wonderland!

    $20, $15 students/seniors at the door
    $15, $10 students/seniors purchased on-line


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  • New Philharmonia Orchestra presents
  • Winter Strings Fest
  • Location: First Baptist Church, 848 Beacon St
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  • With Suzuki School of Newton, Newton’s All City Orchestra and students from New Phil’s Outreach Partner School – the Oliver Hazard Perry School in South Boston in a joyous program of lively string orchestra music.

    Tickets: $10-$15


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  • First Church in Boston presents
  • Bach Explored
  • Location: First Church in Boston 66 Marlborough St,
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  • “Dark Visions”

    Dorian Komanoff Bandy, baroque violin
    Paul Cienniwa, harpsichord

    Anonymous: Prelude and Fugue in C minor
    Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber: Violin Sonata in C minor
    JS Bach: Sonata in F minor for harpsichord and violin, BWV 1018
    JS Bach: Fugue in G minor, BWV 1026
    Johann Christian Hertel: Violin Sonata in G minor, op. 1 no. 4
    Johann Georg Pisendel: Violin Sonata in C minor
    Jacobus Nozemann: Violin Sonata in C minor, op. 1 no.

    $20 suggested donation


Saturday, January 31, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Massachusetts Peace Action (617-354-2169) presents
  • Borromeo String Quartet
  • Location: Harvard Epworth Church, 1555 Mass. Ave
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  • joined by Alexander Beyer, piano.

    All-Mendelssohn
    Cello Sonata in D Major, Op. 58; the Piano Trio in D minor, Op. 49; and the Piano Trio in C Minor, Op. 66.

    Tickets $25 in advance for Mass. Peace Action members, $35 for non-members, $10 for students, $35 at the door.


Saturday, January 31, 2015 in Boston (FC)
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  • Chameleon Arts Ensemble (617-427-8200) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough St
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  • Lutoslawski, Dance Preludes for clarinet &; piano (1954)
    Joseph Phibbs, Flex for flute, violin, cello &; piano
    Sergei Prokofiev, Quintet in g minor for oboe, clarinet, violin, viola &; bass, Op. 39
    Andrea Clearfield, Neruda Songs for oboe &; double bass
    Dvorak, Piano Quartet No. 2 in E-flat Major, Op. 87


Saturday, January 31, 2015 in Boston
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  • Cappella Clausura (EC) (617-993-0013) presents
  • SOUNDINGS: SIT INSIDE THE CHANT
  • Location: Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street
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  • Ancient chant and modern works inspired by chant: by Hildegard von Bingen, a 9th century composer known only as Kassia, contemporary Boston composer Patricia van Ness, and of course, Anonymous

    $25 at the door- Seniors and students: $18


Saturday, January 31, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Sarasa Chamber Music Ensemble (617-429-0332) presents
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Location: Friends Meeting House
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  • Haydn:
    Piano Sonata in E-flat, Mozart Flute
    Quartet, Salomon’s arrangements of Haydn
    Symphony No. 101 in D major “Clock” and
    Symphony No. 94 in G major “Surprise”

    Christina Day Martinson and Jesse Irons, violins;
    Jenny Stirling, viola; ; Timothy Merton, cello;
    Emi Ferguson, flute; ; Maggie Cole, fortepiano


Sunday, February 1, 2015 in Boston
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  • Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston (G) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Goethe Institute, 170 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02116,
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  • Lutoslawski, Dance Preludes for clarinet & piano (1954)
    Joseph Phibbs, Flex for flute, violin, cello & piano
    Sergei Prokofiev, Quintet in g minor for oboe, clarinet, violin, viola & bass, Op. 39
    Andrea Clearfield, Neruda Songs for oboe & double bass
    Dvorak, Piano Quartet No. 2 in E-flat Major, Op. 87


Sunday, February 1, 2015 in Newton
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  • Cappella Clausura (EC) presents
  • SOUNDINGS: SIT INSIDE THE CHANT
  • Location: Eliot Church, 474 Centre St.
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  • Ancient chant and modern works inspired by chant: by Hildegard von Bingen, a 9th century composer known only as Kassia, contemporary Boston composer Patricia van Ness, and of course, Anonymous

    $25 at the door- Seniors and students: $18


Sunday, February 1, 2015 in Concord
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  • Sarasa Chamber Music Ensemble (617-429-0332) presents
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Location: First Parish Church
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  • Haydn:
    Piano Sonata in E-flat, Mozart Flute
    Quartet, Salomon’s arrangements of Haydn
    Symphony No. 101 in D major “Clock” and
    Symphony No. 94 in G major “Surprise”

    Christina Day Martinson and Jesse Irons, violins;
    Jenny Stirling, viola; ; Timothy Merton, cello;
    Emi Ferguson, flute; ; Maggie Cole, fortepiano


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Sunday, February 8, 2015 in CAmbridge
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  • Seraphim Singers (FCC) (617.926.0126) presents
  • For heaven is a different thing
  • Location: First Church (Congregational)
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  • Choral Settings of Sacred Poetry

    Poets, from medieval mystic Hildegard von Bingham’s liturgical songs to Metaphysicals such as John Donne and George Herbert opening ‘windows on the divine. Composers will include Gerald Finzi (1901-1956) and contemporary Americans Carson Cooman and Thomas Bold. with Heinrich Christensen, organ


Sunday, February 8, 2015 in Boston
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  • Boston Musica Viva presents
  • Family Concert
  • Location: Tsai Performance Center at Boston University
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  • Charles Zoll: Bliss and the Pale Blue Dot WORLD PREMIERE
    feat. Marimba Magic, Sarah Tenney, director
    and Steve Aveson, narrator
    Francis Poulenc: Babar the Elephant
    feat. Steve Aveson, narrator


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Friday, February 13, 2015 in Boston
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  • Seraphim Singers (SC) (617-926-0126) presents
  • For heaven is a different thing
  • Location: St. Cecilia Parish, 18 Belvidere Street
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  • Choral Settings of Sacred Poetry

    Poets, from medieval mystic Hildegard von Bingham’s liturgical songs to Metaphysicals such as John Donne and George Herbert opening ‘windows on the divine. Composers will include Gerald Finzi (1901-1956) and contemporary Americans Carson Cooman and Thomas Bold. with Heinrich Christensen, organ


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  • Trinity Church (617-536-0944) presents
  • Joyful Noise: The Pipe Organs of Trinity Church
  • Location: Trinity Church, Copley Square
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  • Trinity’s Director of Music Richard Webster and nationally recognized organ expert Jonathan Ambrosino explaing what the organ looks like “inside,” and of course demonstration of its strengths and challenges.
    FREE, no tickets required


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  • Lorelei Ensmble (SMG) presents
  • Lorelei on the Rocks
  • Location: Sloane Merrill Gallery, 75 Charles St.
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  • Sonja Tengblad, Emily Culler, and Clare McNamara, Jason McStoots
    A post-Valentine’s evening of 16th-century Italian and English madrigals, including works by Palestrina, Willaert, Monte, Weelkes, and Morley
    With Dylan Sauerwald, harpsichord

    Tickets: $30 (includes food and drink, limited availability)


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  • Boston Artists Ensemble (617.964.6553) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Hamilton Hall, 9 Chestnut St
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  • MOZART Duo for Bassoon and Cello in B-flat major, K.292
    BACH Suite No. 3 for Cello in C major, BWV 1009
    JÁNAČEK “Youth” (Mladi): Suite for Wind Sextet (1924)
    Clint Foreman, flute – John Ferrillo, oboe – Thomas Martin,clarinet – Rachel Childers, horn
Richard Ranti, bassoon – Craig Nordstrom, bass clarinet – Jonathan Miller, cello

    Please note that Hamilton Hall is not handicap accessible.


Saturday, February 21, 2015 in Jamaica Plain
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  • A Far Cry (617-553-4887) presents
  • Aurora Borealis
  • Location: St. John’s Episcopal Church, 1 Roanoke Ave.
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  • Steve Reich: Duet from “Triple Quartet”
    Benjamin Britten: Prelude and Fugue for 18 Strings
    Ingvar Lidholm: Music for Strings
    Edvard Grieg: Two Elegiac Melodies, op. 34
    Traditional Swedish fiddle tunes, arr. AFC

    $15


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  • Blue Heron (617-960-7956) presents
  • Ockeghem@600
  • Location: First Church Cambridge, 11 Garden St
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  • Approach the 600th anniversary of his birth (more or less), this concert features music by Ockeghem, Binchois & Du Fay .


Sunday, February 22, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Boston Chamber Music Society (F) (617.349.0086) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Fitzgerald Theater, Cambridge Street between Felton and Ellery
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  • Mozart/Bach: Selections from Preludes and Fugues for String Trio, K. 404a
    Mozart: Duo in G major for Violin and Viola, K. 423
    Schnittke: Moz-Art for Two Violins
    Mozart: String Quintet in D major, K. 593

    Yura Lee, Harumi Rhodes, violins
    Dimitri Murrath, viola
    Marcus Thompson, viola
    Ronald Thomas, cello


Sunday, February 22, 2015 in Beverly Farms
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  • North Shore Chamber Music presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: North Shore Community Baptist Church, 9 Hart Street
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  • Janáček: String Quartet No. 1, JW 7/8 (1923) “Inspired by Tolstoy’s Kreutzer Sonata”
    Prokofiev: String Quartet No. 2 in F major, Op. 92 (1941) “Kabardinian”
    Schubert: String Quartet No. 13 in A Minor, D. 804, Op. 29 (1824) “Rosamunde”

    Melissa Bull, Sarah Skinner, violins
    Jordan Voelker, viola; Scott Thomas Lesser, cello

    Free Admission • Suggested $10 donation


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  • King’s Chapel presents
  • Sunday Concert Series
  • Location: Kings Chapel
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  • All on a Winter’s Eve
    Soloists from the King’s Chapel Choir; Heinrich Christensen, organ
    A celebration of Boston and New England composers and their music for solo voice and organ. Songs by Daniel Pinkham, James Woodman, Carson Cooman, Graham Gordon Ramsay, Edwin Lawrence and more.

    $20, $15 students/seniors at the door
    $15, $10 students/seniors purchased on-line


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  • Boston Artists Ensemble presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Trinity Church, Newton
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  • MOZART Duo for Bassoon and Cello in B-flat major, K.292
    BACH Suite No. 3 for Cello in C major, BWV 1009
    JÁNAČEK “Youth” (Mladi): Suite for Wind Sextet (1924)
    Clint Foreman, flute – John Ferrillo, oboe – Thomas Martin,clarinet – Rachel Childers, horn
Richard Ranti, bassoon – Craig Nordstrom, bass clarinet – Jonathan Miller, cello


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  • Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra (FC) (617.779.0900) presents
  • Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra
  • Location: First Church,11 Garden Street
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  • Tchaikovsky Gold Medalist, Sergey Antonov
    Conductor David Angus.

    Mozart: Symphony No. 31 “Paris”
    Saint-Saëns: Cello Concerto No. 1
    Fauré: Pavane
    Ravel: Pavane for a Dead Princess
    Ravel: Mother Goose Suite

    $18 – $73


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  • New ENgland Philharmonic (K) (855-463-7445) presents
  • Spring Awakening
  • Location: Kresge Auditprium MIT
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  • John Harbison: Darkbloom: Overture for an Imagined Opera (Boston premiere)
    Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring
    Benjamin Britten: Spring Symphony
    Sarah Pelletier, soprano
    Krista River, mezzo-soprano
    Ray Bauwens, tenor
    Chorus pro Musica, Jamie Kirsch, Music Director
    Boston Children’s Chorus, Anthony Trecek-King, Artistic Director


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  • Walden Chamber Players presents
  • Finding a Voice: the Evolution of the American Sound
  • Location: Wilson Chapel, 210 Herrick Road
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  • Rorem: Trio for flute, cello & piano
    Rorem: The Unquestioned Answer
    Barber: Canzone for flute and piano
    Copland: Threnody No.1: In Memoriam Igor Stravinsky
    Copland: Threnody No.2: In Memoriam Beatrice Cunningham
    Paul Bowles: Sonata for flute and piano
    Virgil Thomson: Serenade for flute and violin
    Marion Bauer: Trio Sonata No. 1, Op. 40

    Ticket Info: $20 adults, $10 students, Children under 12 admitted free of charge. Tickets available at the door or at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/profile/218898


Sunday, March 1, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Collage New Music presents
  • Winter Concert
  • Location: Pickman Hall – Longy School of Music
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  • Gunther Schuller, “Bouquet for Collage” and a new work for voice and ensemble, as well as new music by Catherine Balch and Paul Brust, and “Serenade for Six” by Richard Festinger.


Thursday, March 5, 2015 in Boston
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  • Boston Modern Orchestra Project presents
  • Blizzard Voices
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • John Harbison Elegiac Songs
    Paul Moravec The Blizzard Voices
    Also featuring the winner of the BMOP-NEC Composition Competition

    New England Conservatory Concert Choir


Friday, March 6, 2015 in Boston
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  • A Far Cry presents
  • Old School with Margaret Rood
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • W. A. Mozart: Adagio & Fugue, K. 542
    Osvaldo Golijov: Three Songs (2002)
    Michael Tippett: Fantasia Concertante on a theme by Corelli
    W. A. Mozart: Symphony no. 29
    $50 – $10


Friday, March 6, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Music for Viols and Friends ((617) 776-0692) presents
  • Stylus Phantasticus: Capricious Music of the German Baroque.
  • Location: First Church Cambridge, Lindsay Chapel, 11 Garden Street
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  • Ensemble Très Maresienne (Lisa Brooke, violin; Olav Chris Henriksen, theorbo & Baroque lute; Carol Lewis, viola da gamba) perform suites, variations and sonatas by Biber, Reusner, Walther, Muffat & Buxtehude.

    $24 general admission, $19 students, seniors and low income.


Saturday, March 7, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Radius Ensemble presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Killian Hall at MIT
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  • ROSSINI – Six arias from The Barber of Seville for two bassoons (1816)
    RUEHR – Jane Wang considers the dragonfly for flute and digital delay (2007)
    SHOSTAKOVICH – Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 57 (1940)
    Plus a wind quintet by the winner of the fourth annual Pappalardo Composition Competition
    $20 – $10


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  • Metropolitan Chorale presents
  • Handel: Israel in Egypt
  • Location: Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough St
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  • The Chorale is pleased to join forces with Zamir Chorale, Joshua Jacobson, Artistic Director, for this performance of George Frideric Handel’s tour-de-force oratorio.


Sunday, March 8, 2015 in Boston
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  • Boston Civic Symphony presents
  • Stephen Burns: Trumpet Virtuoso
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • Burns “Fanfare for Freedom”
    Honegger “Pastorale d’été”

    World Premiere:
    Thomas Oboe Lee Trumpet Concerto
    Berlioz “Symphonie Fantastique”


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  • Concord Chamber Ensemble presents
  • Concord Chamber Players
  • Location: 51 Walden Street, Concord, MA
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  • Julianne Lee and Wendy Putnam, violins, Steven Ansell, viola, Jean-Michel Fonteneau and Michael Reynolds, cellos

    Program:

    Sonatina for Violin and Cello in E Minor, H. 80 by Arthur Honegger Trio for Violin, Viola and Cello in A Minor, Op. 77b by Max Reger String Quintet in C Major, D. 956 by Franz Schubert

    *preceded at 2:00 p.m. by a pre-concert lecture given by musicologist Steven Ledbetter


Sunday, March 8, 2015 in Somerville
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  • Somerville Museum presents
  • Early Music Afternoon
  • Location: Somerville Museum, Central Street & Westwood
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  • Stylus Phantasticus: Capricious Music of the German Baroque. Ensemble Très Maresienne (Lisa Brooke, violin; Olav Chris Henriksen, theorbo & Baroque lute; Carol Lewis, viola da gamba) perform suites, variations and sonatas by Biber, Reusner, Walther, Muffat & Buxtehude.

    $19 general admission; $14 seniors,


Sunday, March 8, 2015 in Arlington
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Friday, March 13, 2015 in Boston
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Saturday, March 14, 2015 in Boston
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  • Cappella Clausura (EC) (617-993-0013) presents
  • BEAUTIFUL AS A DOVE
  • Location: Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street
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  • Sacred motets of Renaissance composer Raffaella Aleotti alongside settings of similar texts by her famous contemporaries: Gregorio Allegri, Alessandro Scarlatti, Francisco Guerrero, Tomas Luis de Victoria, and Giovanni Palestrina. Includes the beloved “Miserere” by Allegri and several settings from the Song of Songs.


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  • Coro Allegro (CC) (617-236-4011) presents
  • Lenten Meditations
  • Location: Church of the Covenant, 67 Newbury St.
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  • Théodore Dubois: The Seven Last Words of Christ
    Francis Poulenc: Quatre motets pour un temps de pénitence
    Johannes Brahms: Marienlieder

    $48 – $17


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  • Cappella Clausura (EC) presents
  • BEAUTIFUL AS A DOVE
  • Location: Eliot Church, 474 Centre St.
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  • Sacred motets of Renaissance composer Raffaella Aleotti alongside settings of similar texts by her famous contemporaries: Gregorio Allegri, Alessandro Scarlatti, Francisco Guerrero, Tomas Luis de Victoria, and Giovanni Palestrina. Includes the beloved “Miserere” by Allegri and several settings from the Song of Songs.


Saturday, March 21, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Emmanuel Music presents
  • Bach’s St. John Passion
  • Location: Emmanuel Church of Boston
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  • A pre-concert talk at 7 PM with Artistic Director Ryan Turner, Reverend Pamela Werntz, and Rabbi Howard Berman addresses the poignant and sensitive issues raised by this work.
    Evangelist: Matthew Anderson
    Jesus: Dana Whiteside


Saturday, March 21, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Blue Heron (617-960-7956) presents
  • Ockeghem@600
  • Location: First Church Cambridge, 11 Garden St
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  • Ockeghem, Busnoys, Regis, Caron & Faugues
    This concert explores the music of the five “modern” composers lauded by the 15th-century theorist Johannes Tinctoris.


Monday, March 23, 2015 in Somerville
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  • Winsor Music (781-863-2861) presents
  • Arneis Quartet
  • Location: VNA, 259 Lowell Street
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  • program including Haydn
    Heather Braun and Rose Drucker, violins
    Daniel Dona, viola
    Agnes Kim, cello

    $30 general; $15 student/senior; age 9-18 FREE


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  • Boston Chorale Ensemble (FCC) presents
  • Cold, cold night
  • Location: First Church in Cambridge, 11 Garden St.
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  • David Lang’s 2007 Pulitzer Prize-winning setting for choir and percussion instruments of Hans Christian Anderson’s story of “The Little Match Girl” plus the world premiere of the short opera Riding on a Train at Rush Hour by Samuel Beebe


Saturday, March 28, 2015 in Boston (FC)
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  • Chameleon Arts Ensemble (617-427-8200) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough St
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  • Schubert, Auf dem Strom for soprano, piano, and horn,
    Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin for wind quintet
    George Crumb, Apparition for soprano & pian
    George Rochbeg, Contra Mortem et Tempus for flute, clarinet, violin & cello
    Louis Vierne, Piano Quintet in c minor, Op. 42 (1917)


Sunday, March 29, 2015 in Boston
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  • Boston Chorale Ensemble (OSC) presents
  • Cold, cold night
  • Location: Old South Church
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  • David Lang’s 2007 Pulitzer Prize-winning setting for choir and percussion instruments of Hans Christian Anderson’s story of “The Little Match Girl” plus the world premiere of the short opera Riding on a Train at Rush Hour by Samuel Beebe


Sunday, March 29, 2015 in Boston (FC)
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  • Chameleon Arts Ensemble (617-427-8200) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough St
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  • Schubert, Auf dem Strom for soprano, piano, and horn,
    Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin for wind quintet
    George Crumb, Apparition for soprano & pian
    George Rochbeg, Contra Mortem et Tempus for flute, clarinet, violin & cello
    Louis Vierne, Piano Quintet in c minor, Op. 42 (1917)


Sunday, March 29, 2015 in Boston
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  • King’s Chapel presents
  • Sunday Concert Series
  • Location: Kings Chapel
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  • ohann Sebastian Bach: St. Mark Passion
    King’s Chapel Choir & Soloists; Chamber Orchestra
    Heinrich Christensen, director
    This fascinating work was reconstructed from the surviving libretto, using music from Cantata 198 and several other Bach sources. The American premiere was given by the King’s Chapel Choir in 1980.

    $20, $15 students/seniors at the door
    $15, $10 students/seniors purchased on-line


Sunday, March 29, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Boston Chamber Music Society (S) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Sanders Theater, Harvard
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  • Mozart: Trio in E-flat major, K. 498, “Kegelstadt”
    R. Strauss; Sonata for Violin and Piano
    Golijov: Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind for Clarinet and String Quartet

    Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet
    Ida Levin, Harumi Rhodes, violins
    Dimitri Murrath, viola
    Raman Ramakrishnan, cello
    Randall Hodgkinson, piano


Wednesday, April 1, 2015 in Boston
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  • Lorelei Ensmble (SMG) presents
  • Lorelei on the Rocks
  • Location: Sloane Merrill Gallery, 75 Charles St.
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  • Shari Wilson, Margot Rood, Emily Marvosh, and Christina English
    Salon music of the 18th-19th century, including works by Mozart, Schumann, Brahms, and Reger
    With Dylan Sauerwald, fortepiano

    Tickets: $30 (includes food and drink, limited availability)


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  • Trinity Church (617-536-0944) presents
  • Good Friday Music
  • Location: Trinity Church, Copley Square
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  • The La Farge Ensemble returns to Trinity Church, performing choral masterpieces for Passiontide.
    No tickets required; $20 suggested donation.


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Thursday, April 9, 2015 in Boston
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  • First Church in Boston presents
  • Bach Explored
  • Location: First Church in Boston 66 Marlborough St,
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  • “Bach the Apollonian”

    Dorian Komanoff Bandy, baroque violin
    Paul Cienniwa, harpsichord

    Johann Christian Hertel: Violin Sonata in C major, op. 1 no. 2
    Johann Mattheson: Violin Sonata in G major
    JS Bach: Violin Sonata in D minor, reconstructed by Dorian Komanoff Bandy
    JS Bach: “Cantabile” from Cantata BWV 120
    Johann Heinrich Schmelzer: Passagalia in D major
    Georg Friedrich Händel: Violin Sonata in A major, op. 1 no. 3
    JS Bach: Sonata in E major for harpsichord and violin, BWV 1016

    $20 suggested donation


Friday, April 10, 2015 in Salem
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  • Boston Artists Ensemble (617.964.6553) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Hamilton Hall, 9 Chestnut St
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  • MOZART Trio in C major, K548
    BRAHMS Piano Quartet in G minor, Opus 25
    AUCOIN Trio (2014, commissioned by Jonathan Miller)

    Please note that Hamilton Hall is not handicap accessible.


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  • Boston Cecilia presents
  • Sweet Was the Song: Music for Christmas
  • Location: All Saints Church, Brookline
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  • J.S. Bach, Singet dem Herrn BWV 225
    H. Schütz, Deutsches Magnificat SWV 494
    H.L. Hassler, Pater Noster
    J. Brahms, Fest und Gedenksprüche, Op. 109
    F. Mendelssohn, Sechs Sprüche, Op. 79
    R. Schumann, Vier doppelchörige Gesänge, Op. 141
    Nicholas White, conductor


Saturday, April 11, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Massachusetts Peace Action (617-354-2169) presents
  • Vocal Chamber Music in Times of War and Peace,
  • Location: Harvard Epworth Church, 1555 Mass. Ave
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  • D’Anna Fortunato, Mezzo-soprano
    Linda Toote, Flute
    Michelle La Course, Viola
    Ina Zdorovetchi, Harp
    Mana Tokuno, Piano

    Earl Kim, Now and Then: 5 Movements with Soprano, Flute, Viola and Harp
    Francis Poulenc, Priez pour Paix with Voice and Harp
    Claude Debussy, Nous n’avons plus de Maison with Voice and Piano
    Maurice Ravel, Greek Songs with Voice and Harp
    and other music to be announced.

    Tickets $25 in advance for Mass. Peace Action members, $35 for non-members, $10 for students, $35 at the door.


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  • Boston Musica Viva ((617) 354-6910) presents
  • Boston Musica Viva
  • Location: Longy School of Music, 27 Garden St
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  • Shirish Korde: New work WORLD PREMIERE
    feat. guest soloists Iva Bittova, soprano; Wu Tong, sheng and vocalist; Sandeep Das, tabla
    Chou Wen-chung: Ode to the Eternal Pine
    Franco Donatoni: Arpege
    Sebastian Currier: Whispers


Sunday, April 12, 2015 in Newton
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  • Boston Artists Ensemble presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Trinity Church, Newton
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  • MOZART Trio in C major, K548
    BRAHMS Piano Quartet in G minor, Opus 25
    AUCOIN Trio (2014, commissioned by Jonathan Miller)


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  • St. Paul’s Parish presents
  • Organ Recital Series
  • Location: 617-491-8400
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  • Forrest Eimold, Organ Scholar

    Méditations sur le mystère de la Sainte Trinité
    by Olivier Messiaen


Sunday, April 12, 2015 in Boston
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  • Musicains of the Post Road (MT) ((781) 466-6694) presents
  • Georg Benda’s Ariadne auf Naxos
  • Location: Modern Theater, 525 Washington St
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  • Features the Old Post Road ensemble and actors Marya Lowry and Robert Walsh, founding members of the Actors’ Shakespeare Project.Instrumental score and spoken drama (in English) combine to portray the tale of l Ariadne and Theseus on the island of Naxos. Program also showcases a flute concerto and trio sonata by Benda.

    $35 General admission / $30 Seniors & students.


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  • Emmanuel Music presents
  • Mendelssohn/Wolf Chamber Series
  • Location: Emmanuel Church of Boston
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  • Mendelssohn: String Octet in E-flat Major, op. 20
    Wolf Selected Mörike-lieder

    $30 – $10


Thursday, April 16, 2015 in Boston
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  • Trinity Church (617-536-0944) presents
  • St. Paul’s Cathedral Choir
  • Location: Trinity Church, Copley Square
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  • This exceptional choir of men and boys performs musical favorites in the Anglican tradition.
    Tickets $10, $30, $50


Saturday, April 18, 2015 in Jamaica Plain
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  • A Far Cry (617-553-4887) presents
  • Tongue in Cheek
  • Location: St. John’s Episcopal Church, 1 Roanoke Ave.
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  • Paul Hindemith: Suite from “Minimax,” arr. AFC
    Carlo Farina: Capriccio Stravagante
    Luigi Boccherini: Fandango, G. 341 arr. AFC
    Noam Elkies: Allegro Troppo
    W. A. Mozart: Ein Musicalischer Spass
    $25


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  • Boston Chamber Music Society (S) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Sanders Theater, Harvard
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  • Schubert: Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The Shepherd on the Rock) for Soprano, Clarinet and Piano, D. 965

    Jalbert: Quartet for Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano (BCMS Commission)

    Brahms: Piano Trio in C major, Op. 87

    Lisa Saffer, soprano
    Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet
    Yura Lee, violin
    Raman Ramakrishnan, cello
    Mihae Lee, piano


Friday, April 24, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Music for Viols and Friends ((617) 776-0692) presents
  • Ballet des Dieux: Musical Delights from Renaissance France.
  • Location: First Church Cambridge, Lindsay Chapel, 11 Garden Street
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  • El Dorado Ensemble (Carol Lewis, Janet Haas, Mai-Lan Broekman, Paul Johnson, Alice Mroszczyk, violas da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, lute & Renaissance guitar) perform fantasies, dances and character pieces from the French ballet de court, with works by Le Roy, du Caurroy, Le Jeune, Ballard & Moulinié.

    $24 general admission, $19 students, seniors and low income.


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  • Seraphim Singers (FCC) (617.926.0126) presents
  • Jerusalem: Holy, Disputed, Lamented
  • Location: First Church (Congregational)
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  • Music ranging from Hebrew cantilations
    and Baroque lamentations to a world premiere by Avner Dorman.

    with Heinrich Christensen, organ
    and Kol Arev, Chamber Choir of Hebrew College
    Amy Lieberman, Music Director; Lynn Torgove, Artistic Director

    $20 – $10


Sunday, April 26, 2015 in Somerville
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  • Somerville Museum presents
  • Early Music Afternoon
  • Location: Somerville Museum, Central Street & Westwood
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  • Ballet des Dieux: Musical Delights from Renaissance France. El Dorado Ensemble (Carol Lewis, Janet Haas, Mai-Lan Broekman, Paul Johnson, Alice Mroszczyk, violas da gamba; Olav Chris Henriksen, lute & Renaissance guitar) perform fantasies, dances and character pieces from the French ballet de court, with works by Le Roy, du Caurroy, Le Jeune, Ballard & Moulinié.

    $19 general admission; $14 seniors,


Sunday, April 26, 2015 in Newton Centre
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Sunday, April 26, 2015 in Arlington
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  • Philharmonic Society of Arlington (FP) presents
  • SPONSORS’ CONCERT
  • Location: First Parish Unitarian-Universalist Church
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  • The Arlington-Belmont Chorale and The Arlington Philharmonic Orchestra
    · Ludwig van Beethoven: Egmont Overture, Op. 84
    · Johann Stamitz: Viola Concerto in D major: Featuring our Young Artist’s Competition Wood Prize winner, Christopher Rogers-Beadle, viola
    · Gioachino Rossini: Stabat Mater, G. Rossini
    Joan Landry, Barry Singer, James Russell Smith, and Julia O’Toole, Conducting


Sunday, April 26, 2015 in Brookline
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  • Winsor Music presents
  • Apple Hill String Quartet
  • Location: St. Paul’s Church 15 St. Paul Street, Brookline
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  • Haydn: Symphony Quintetto (after Symphony No. 97)
    Primosch: Quartet for Oboe and Strings (World Premiere)
    Brahms: Quartet in C minor, Op. 51 No. 1
    Peggy Pearson, oboe
    Elise Kuder and Colleen Jennings, violins
    Michael Kelley, viola

    $30 general; $15 student/senior; age 9-18 FREE
    Rupert Thompson, cello.


Sunday, April 26, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Dinosaur Annex (MMUS) presents
  • Shaken, Stirred, and Straight Up
  • Location: MIT Museum,265 Mass. Avenue
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  • 12th Annual Young Composers Concert as part of the Cambridge Science Festival! Dinosaur Annex is integrating science and music,and visual arts. Artists include Sarah Kariko (also a scientist!), Nathalie Miebach, and Julia Zell; and composers include Cody Forrest, Christian Gentry, Eun Young Lee, Seunghee Lee, and Mischa Salkind-Pearl.

    FREE


Sunday, April 26, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Dinosaur Annex (MMUS) presents
  • Preserving the Planet: Hi-Fi-Sci Ar
  • Location: MIT Museum,265 Mass. Avenue
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  • Young Composers Concert will be part of the Cambridge Science Festival! Five emerging composers – Cody Forrest, Christian Gentry, Eun Young Lee, Seunghee Lee, and Mischa Salkind-Pearl – have been commissioned to create new works inspired by three artists – Sarah Kariko, Nathalie Miebach, and Julia Zell – whose work focuses on environmental dangers.
    Free Admission!


Saturday, May 2, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Radius Ensemble presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Killian Hall at MIT
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  • FRANK – Four Pre-Inca Sketches for flute and cello (2008)
    SCHUMANN – Märchenerzählungen (Fairy Tales) Op. 132 for clarinet, viola and piano (1853)
    GUBAIDULINA – String Trio (1989)
    PÄRT – Fratres for winds and percussion (1977)
    $20 – $10


Saturday, May 2, 2015 in Boston
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  • New England Philharmonic presents
  • This is the NEP
  • Location: Tsai Performance Center 685 Commonwealth Avenu
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  • Matthew Browne: How the Solar System Was Won
    Gunther Schuller: Meditation (Symphonic Study)
    Andy Vores: Violin Concerto No. 2 (world premiere, NEP commission)
    Danielle Maddon, soloist
    Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances


Saturday, May 2, 2015 in Newton Centre
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Friday, May 8, 2015 in Boston
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  • Trinity Church (617-536-0944) presents
  • Trinity Choirs, Organ and Chamber Orchestra
  • Location: Trinity Church, Copley Square
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  • Rachmaninoff All-Night Vigil
    accompanied by candlelight and incense.
    Tickets $10, $30;


Friday, May 8, 2015 in Arlington
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  • Philharmonic Society of Arlington (FP) presents
  • MUSIC FOR A SPRING EVENING, A Celebration of Women in Poetry
  • Location: First Parish Unitarian-Universalist Church
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  • The Arlington-Belmont Chamber Chorus
    · Chatman: Two Rossetti Songs
    · Singer: Three Times We Parted [Dickinson]
    · Seitz: Come Rest Awhile [Montgomery]
    · Elizabeth Alexander: Climb [Millay] or Colin Britt: The Dream [Millay] TBD
    · Joan Szymko: All Works of Love [Mother Teresa]
    · Charig: A June Night (reprise of the Bavicchi Commissioned work)


Saturday, May 9, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Emmanuel Music presents
  • Mozart: Abduction from the Seraglio
  • Location: Emmanuel Church of Boston
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  • Sung in German with English dialogue.

    Kostanze: Barbara Kilduff
    Belmonte: Charles Blandy
    Blonde: Teresa Wakim
    Pedrillo: Jason McStoots

    $150 – $10
    Osmin: Donald Wilkinson


Saturday, May 9, 2015 in Boston
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  • Longwood Symphony Orchestra, Ronald Feldman, conductor presents
  • Longwood Symphony Orchestra
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • COPLAND Music for Movies
    WILLIAMS Music from Lincoln (Motion Picture)
    BEETHOVEN Fantasia in C Minor for Piano, Chorus, and Orchestra, Op. 80 featuring
    GABRIEL CHODOS & NEW WORLD CHORALE

    $45 – $15


Sunday, May 10, 2015 in Beverly Farms
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  • North Shore Chamber Music presents
  • Clarinet Quintets
  • Location: North Shore Community Baptist Church, 9 Hart Street
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  • Mozart: Quintet for Clarinet & Strings in A Major, K. 581
    Brahms: Quintet for Clarinet & Strings in B Minor, Op. 115

    William Kirkley, clarinet
    Melissa Bull, Anabelle Tirado, violins
    Andrew Waid, viola; Scott Thomas Lesser, cello

    Free Admission • Suggested $10 donation


Thursday, May 14, 2015 in Boston
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  • New Gallery Concert Series Season presents
  • Rite of Spring Extravaganza
  • Location: Community Music Center of Boston, 34 Warren Avenue
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  • Music from prehistoric jazz to the avant garde! Featuring visual artist, wire sculptor Clyde Bango and performances by the Calyx Piano Trio, The Eric Hofbauer Quintet and pianist Sarah Bob. Music by Eric Hofbauer, Amy Beth Kirsten, and David Rakowski.

    $20, $15


Saturday, May 16, 2015 in Boston (FC)
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  • Chameleon Arts Ensemble (617-427-8200) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough St
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  • Leos Janacek, Sonata for violin & piano, JW 7/7
    Bernard Rands, …sans voix parmi les voix… for flute, viola & harp
    Stravinsky, Suite from Histoire du Soldat for clarinet, violin & piano
    Clint Needham, Axioms for flute, clarinet, string trio, piano & percussion
    Johannes Brahms, Piano Trio No. 2 in C Major, Op. 87


Saturday, May 16, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Spectrum Singers (617-492-8902) presents
  • What Is This Thing Called Love?
  • Location: First Church Congregational Cambridge
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  • Torch songs, happy songs, sad songs of love found and lost from the Renaissance through The Great American Song Book

    Gershwin, Arlen, Ellington, Porter, Machaut, Schuetz, Schubert, Brahms…Imagine the Spectrum of possibilities!


Saturday, May 16, 2015 in Brookline
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  • Metropolitan Chorale presents
  • Lost in the Stars
  • Location: All Saints Parish, 1773 Beacon Street
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  • favorites by Cole Porter, George Gershwin, and more. Featuring internationally acclaimed baritone Justin Hopkins singing selections from Porgy and Bess, Les Misérables and Showboat.


Sunday, May 17, 2015 in Boston
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  • Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston (G) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Goethe Institute, 170 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02116,
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  • Leos Janacek, Sonata for violin & piano, JW 7/7
    Bernard Rands, …sans voix parmi les voix… for flute, viola &; harp
    Stravinsky, Suite from Histoire du Soldat for clarinet, violin &; piano
    Clint Needham, Axioms for flute, clarinet, string trio, piano &; percussion
    Johannes Brahms, Piano Trio No. 2 in C Major, Op. 87


Sunday, May 17, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Boston Chamber Music Society (S) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Sanders Theater, Harvard
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  • Schubert: Quartettsatz in C minor, D. 703
    Shostakovich: Sonata for Viola and Piano
    Brahms: Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34

    Ida Levin, Harumi Rhodes, violins
    Marcus Thompson, viola
    Ronald Thomas, cello
    Mihae Lee, piano


Sunday, May 17, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra (FC) (617.779.0900) presents
  • Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra
  • Location: First Church,11 Garden Street
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  • Gisèle Ben-Dor guest conductor
    Adrian Anantawan violin
    Juanjo Mosalini bandoneón
    Nancy Dimock oboe
    Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra
    SPECIAL PERFORMANCE BY THE CONSERVATORY LAB CHARTER SCHOOL DUDAMEL ORCHESTRA

    PIAZZOLLA:
    Oblivion
    Adios Nonino
    The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires

    GINASTERA:
    Variaciones Concertantes

    $18 – $73


Saturday, May 23, 2015 in Boston
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  • Lorelei Ensemble (MC) presents
  • Shelter
  • Location: Marsh Chapel, 735 Commonwealth Avenue
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  • Shaw Pong Liú: Peace is a Woman in a House (World Premiere)
    with Chinese calligrapher, Mike Mei
    Carson Cooman: The Dawning Light (World Premiere)
    Selections from Las Huelgas Codex

    Tickets: Adult $30, Student $15


Sunday, May 24, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • St. Paul’s Parish presents
  • Organ Recital Series
  • Location: 617-491-8400
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  • Forrest Eimold, Organ Scholar
    Contemporary organ repertoire


Saturday, May 30, 2015 in Concord
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  • Concord Chorus ((781) 862-2168) presents
  • Handel: Messiah
  • Location: Middlesex School Memorial Chapel, 1400 Lowell Street
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  • Deborah Selig, soprano
    Julia Cavallaro, mezzo-soprano
    Stefan Reed, tenor
    Thomas Jones, baritone

    professional period orchestra, Kevin Leong, conductor

    Tickets: General $25, Seniors (65+) $20, Students $10


Saturday, May 30, 2015 in Boston
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  • Sarasa Chamber Music Ensemble (617-429-0332) presents
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Location: Friends Meeting House
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  • Dvorák String Sextet in A major
    Brahms String Sextet in G major
    Haldan Martinson and Christina Day Martinson, violins;
    Jenny Stirling and Sarah Darling, violas;
    Timothy Merton and Jennifer Morsches, cellos


Sunday, May 31, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • Sarasa Chamber Music Ensemble (617-429-0332) presents
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Location: Friends Meeting House
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  • Dvorák String Sextet in A major
    Brahms String Sextet in G major
    Haldan Martinson and Christina Day Martinson, violins;
    Jenny Stirling and Sarah Darling, violas;
    Timothy Merton and Jennifer Morsches, cellos


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Sunday, June 7, 2015 in Cambridge
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  • St. Paul’s Parish presents
  • Organ Recital Series
  • Location: 617-491-8400
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  • Jonathan Wessler, Assistant Organist
    featuring music by César Franck and Richard Wagner


Sunday, June 7, 2015 in Beverly Farms
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  • North Shore Chamber Music presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: North Shore Community Baptist Church, 9 Hart Street
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  • Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 10 in Eb Major, Op. 44 (1792) “Fourteen Variations on an Original Theme”
    Ravel: Piano Trio in A Minor (1914)
    Brahms: Piano Trio No. 1 in B Major, Op. 8 (1889)

    Michael Monroe, piano
    Melissa Bull, violin
    Scott Thomas Lesser, cello

    Free Admission • Suggested $10 donation


Sunday, June 7, 2015 in Boston
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  • Boston Choral Ensemble (HC) presents
  • Long, long night
  • Location: Holy Cross Cathedral
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  • Taverner:
    five-voice motet Dum transisset Sabbatum (1575),
    Audivi vocem,

    John Tavener (1944-2013);
    Song for Athene
    music from his extraordinary cycle Ex Maria Virgine for choir and organ.