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Tuesday, May 31, 2016 in Boston
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  • King’s Chapel presents
  • Tuesday Concerts
  • Location: Kings Chapel
  • additional information
  • Carol Lewis, viola da gamba
    Program: Works by Abel, Marais, de Machy

    Suggested $3 given to performers


Friday, June 3, 2016 in Rockport
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Friday, June 3, 2016 in Boston
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Friday, June 3, 2016 in Nahant
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Saturday, June 4, 2016 in Hyde Park
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  • Chameleon Arts Ensemble (617-427-8200) presents
  • Family Concert
  • Location: Hyde Park Branch Library Weld Hall 35 Harvard Avenue
  • additional information
  • Free Family Concert & Instrument Petting Zoo
    Magical Melodies and Music of Life

    Selections from:
    Ludwig van Beethoven, Scherzo from String Trio Op. 9, No. 3
    Darius Milhaud, Pastorale for oboe, clarinet & bassoon
    Gernot Wolfgang, Uncle Bebop from Three Short Stories for viola & bassoon
    Zoltan Kodaly, Intermezzo for string trio
    Manuel de Falla, Nana from Siete Canciones for violin & marimba
    Sandor Veress, Sonatina for oboe, clarinet & bassoon
    Matthias Schmitt, Ghanaia for solo marimba
    Roberto Sierra, Interludio Notturno from Cinco Bocetos for solo clarinet
    Hilary Tann, The Walls of Morlais Castle for oboe, viola & cello
    Hans Spencer, Around Dreams for chamber ensemble + kids


Saturday, June 4, 2016 in Ipswich
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  • Chorus North Shore (978-468-3077) presents
  • All Mozart
  • Location: Our Lady of Hope Church, Linebrook Road
  • additional information
  • conducted by Sonja Dahlgren Pryor, featuring soloists Andrea Matthews, Soprano, Stephanie Kacoyanis, Contralto, Neal Ferreira, Tenor, and John Whittlesey, Baritone, and accompanied by the Presto Festival Orchestra.

    Ave Verum Corpus
    Regina Coeli
    Gloria
    Requiem, selections

    $20, Senior/Student $17.


Saturday, June 4, 2016 in Nahant
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Saturday, June 4, 2016 in 1912 Mass. Ave
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  • Hancock United Church of Christ (617-776-0692) presents
  • A Joyful Noyse
  • Location: Hancock United Church of Christ
  • additional information
  • Matters of the Heart

    Amorous cantatas and arias of the baroque. Works by Ariosti, Steffani and Handel performed on period instruments, featuring Sierra Marcy and Jeanne Lucas – soprano, Shiba Nemat-Nasser – mezzo.

    $10 donation accepted for Hancock Cantata Fund.


Saturday, June 4, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Nexus percussion ensemble
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • MUSIC OF STEVE REICH:
    Music for Pieces of Wood
    Mallet Phase
    Drumming Part 1
    LOUIS HARDIN: Moondog Suite (arr. Russell Hartenberger)
    Guest artist: Maria Finkelmeier, vocals
    GEORGE H. GREEN: Caprice Valsant (arr. Becker)
    GREEN: Just a Kiss from You (arr. Becker)
    DVORAK/DABNEY/GREEN: Castle Valse Classique (arr. Kimura)
    GREEN: Alabama Moon (arr. Becker)


Sunday, June 5, 2016 in Swampscott
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  • Boston Singers’ Resource presents
  • The Gift of Song: Voices of Black America
  • Location: 40 Monument Avenue
  • additional information
  • Spirituals in various arrangements

    spoken interlude — Jackson, Mississippi: A First-Hand Account by Robert Honeysucker

    other singers include:

    soprano Kynesha Patterson
    tenor Antanas Meilus,
    teader Samuel Martinborough

    Donation requested


Sunday, June 5, 2016 in Boston
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Sunday, June 5, 2016 in Nahant
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  • Nahant Music Festival (EC) (781-373-5496) presents
  • Bach Cantata Series
  • Location: Ellingwood Chapel Nahant Road
  • additional information
  • Ver Dank opfert, der preiset mich, BWV 17
    Liebster Gott, wenn werd ich sterben? BWV 8
    The Vocal Apprentices
    Members of The Emmanuel Music Orchestra
    Donald Wilkinson, Conductor


Sunday, June 5, 2016 in Rockport
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Sunday, June 5, 2016 in Waltham
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  • Zamir Chorale presents
  • Gentle Spirit of Israel
  • Location: Slosberg Hall, Brandeis University
  • additional information
  • Yehezkel Braun (1922–2014), whose love of melody inspired him to collect and arrange traditional Jewish melodies from around the world, to study Gregorian chant, to compose the most melodious music.


Monday, June 6, 2016 in Newton Centre
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  • Newton Community Education’s Lifetime Learning (WC) (617-559-6994.) presents
  • A Morning of French Song
  • Location: Wilson Chapel
  • additional information
  • Mary Gerbi, mezzo soprano; Richard Giarusso, baritone; Sean Gallagher, piano

    Gabriel Faure: L’horizon chimérique
    Gabriel Faure: Paradis from La chanson d’Eve
    Francis Poulenc: Le bestiaire, ou le Cortege d’Orphie
    Maurice Ravel: Le paon from Histoires naturelles
    Gabriel Faure: Aurore, Claire de lune, and En sourdine
    Reynald Hahn: L’Heure exquise and A Chloris
    Maurice Ravel: Don Quichotte a Dulcinee
    Gabriel Faure: Pleurs d’or

    Admission: $10 at the door


Monday, June 6, 2016 in Waltham
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  • Zamir Chorale presents
  • Gentle Spirit of Israel
  • Location: Slosberg Hall, Brandeis University
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  • Yehezkel Braun (1922–2014), whose love of melody inspired him to collect and arrange traditional Jewish melodies from around the world, to study Gregorian chant, to compose the most melodious music.


Tuesday, June 7, 2016 in Boston
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Wednesday, June 8, 2016 in Boston
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  • Odyssey Opera (BUT) (617.826.1626) presents
  • Mozart: Lucio Silla
  • Location: Boston University Theater, 264 Huntington Avenue
  • additional information
  • Cecilio: Michael Maniaci (countertenor) Giunia: Katy Lindhart (soprano) *Boston debut* Celia: Sara Heaton (soprano)

    Lucio Silla: Yeghishe Manucharyan (tenor) Cinna: Joanna Mongiardo (soprano) Director: Isabel Milenski

    $30, $60, $90, $120


Thursday, June 9, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Borromeo String Quartet
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
  • additional information
  • with Donald Berman, piano

    BACH: The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I for String Quartet (arr. Kitchen)

    Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C major, BWV 846
    Prelude and Fugue No. 2 in C minor, BWV 847
    Prelude and Fugue No. 3 in C-sharp major, BWV 848
    Prelude and Fugue No. 4 in C-sharp minor, BWV 849
    Prelude and Fugue No. 5 in D major, BWV 850
    Prelude and Fugue No. 6 in D minor, BWV 851
    Prelude and Fugue No. 7 in E-flat major, BWV 852
    Prelude and Fugue No. 8 in E-flat minor, BWV 853

    ELENA RUEHR: The Worlds Revolve piano quintet (WORLD PREMIERE)
    BEETHOVEN: String Quartet in E-flat major, No. 12, Op. 127


Friday, June 10, 2016 in Boston
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  • Odyssey Opera (BUT) (617.826.1626) presents
  • Mozart: Lucio Silla
  • Location: Boston University Theater, 264 Huntington Avenue
  • additional information
  • Cecilio: Michael Maniaci (countertenor) Giunia: Katy Lindhart (soprano) *Boston debut* Celia: Sara Heaton (soprano)

    Lucio Silla: Yeghishe Manucharyan (tenor) Cinna: Joanna Mongiardo (soprano) Director: Isabel Milenski

    $30, $60, $90, $120


Friday, June 10, 2016 in Boston
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  • Renaissance Men (OSC) presents
  • RenMen Laments
  • Location: Gordon Chapel, Old South Church
  • additional information
  • Tallis: Lamentations of Jeremiah (new, ten-voice RenMen edition)
    Gawthrop: The Promises of Isaiah the Prophet (world premiere)
    Plus music by Casals, Milhaud, and Van Ness


Friday, June 10, 2016 in Nahant
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Friday, June 10, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • BRANDON RIDENOUR, trumpet & NAOMI KUDO, piano
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
  • additional information
  • HONEGGER: Intrada
    DEBUSSY: Preludes
    Bruyeres
    La Danse de Puck
    La fille aux cheveux de lin
    MESSIAEN: Vocalise
    BARBER: “Fugue” from Piano Sonata*
    ENESCU: Légende
    GERSHWIN: Three Preludes
    Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
    Andante con moto
    Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
    RAVEL: Piece en forma de Habanera, M. 51
    DEBUSSY: Preludes
    La Puerta del Vino
    Des pas sur le neige
    Minstrels
    COPLAND: The Cat and Mouse*
    BERNSTEIN: Rondo for Lifey
    DEL STAIGERS: The Carnival of Venice


Friday, June 10, 2016 in Concord
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Friday, June 10, 2016 in Somerville
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  • Third Life Studio presents
  • Worlds Collide
  • Location: Third Life Studio, 33 Union Square
  • additional information
  • Transient Canvas is: Amy Advocat, bass clarinet; Matt Sharrock, marimba

    Patchwork is: Noa Even, saxophones; Stephen Klunk, drum set

    Transient Canvas:
    Nance, Robert – Super Mutant! (2016)
    Yu, Jon – Solis one (2016)
    Noonan, Brenna – What I Can’t Quit (2016)
    Pascucci, Crystal – resonance imaging (2015)

    Clay, Danny – ring chant (ii) (2016)

    Patchwork:
    May, Nate — Fun with Teeth (2015)
    Charney, Jason — Interstitch (2014)
    Didkovsky, Nick — Preach Now / Spank Not Death (2014)
    Wubbels, Eric — Axamer Folio (2015)

    $10 in advance or $15 at the door.


Saturday, June 11, 2016 in Boston
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  • Metropolitan Wind Symphony (FH) ((617) 983-1370) presents
  • Festival of Bands
  • Location: Faneuil Hall
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  • 11:00 Our Lady of Light Concert Band, Fall River,
    12:00 Sharon Concert Band, Sharon,
    1:00 Metropolitan Wind Symphony
    2:00 The Concord Band, Concord
    3:00 The American Band, Providence
    4:00 Casco Bay Wind Symphony, Gorham, ME,
    5:00 Chelmsford Community Band, Chelmsford

    FREE


Saturday, June 11, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Ellipsis Trio (KH) (410-900-2070) presents
  • Ellipsis Trio
  • Location: Killian Hall, MIT
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  • Beethoven: Sonata No. 5 for piano and cello
    Arthur Foote: Piano Trio in E Major
    William Thomas McKinley: Trio for Violin, Cello and Piano in 5 movements (World premiere)

    $15 (free for MIT affiliates)


Saturday, June 11, 2016 in Brookline
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Saturday, June 11, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Boston Opera Collaborative (L) ((617) 517-5883) presents
  • Idomeneo, re di Creta (Idomeneo, King of Crete)
  • Location: Edward Pickman Hall at the Longy School of Music
  • additional information
  • two-hour condensation, 10-piece chamber orchestra with harpsichord and pianoforte.

    Conductor: Vivian Montgomery
    Stage Director: Greg Smucker
    Music preparation: Jean Anderson Collier
    Scenic Design: Andy Nice
    Lighting Design: Chris Bocchiaro
    Costume Design: Kristen Connolly
    Assistant Director: Rachel Salzman

    Cast
    Idomeneo: Stefan Barner, Mark Williams
    Ilia: Laura DellaFera, Jessica Jacobs
    Idamante: Britt Brown, Elizabeth Kinder
    Electra: Lindsay Conrad, Stephanie Mann
    Arbace: Michael Merullo


Saturday, June 11, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • BEN CAPPS, cello & VASSILY PRIMAKOV, piano

    BRITTEN: Solo cello suite No.1, Op. 72
    STRAUSS: Sonata in F major, Op.6
    SCHUMANN: Violin Sonata in A minor, Op. 105 (arr. by Capps)
    FRANCK: Sonata in A major (arr. for cello)


Saturday, June 11, 2016 in Concord
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Sunday, June 12, 2016 in Concord
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Sunday, June 12, 2016 in Boston
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  • Odyssey Opera (BUT) (617.826.1626) presents
  • Mozart: Lucio Silla
  • Location: Boston University Theater, 264 Huntington Avenue
  • additional information
  • Cecilio: Michael Maniaci (countertenor) Giunia: Katy Lindhart (soprano) *Boston debut* Celia: Sara Heaton (soprano)

    Lucio Silla: Yeghishe Manucharyan (tenor) Cinna: Joanna Mongiardo (soprano) Director: Isabel Milenski

    $30, $60, $90, $120


Sunday, June 12, 2016 in Rockport
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Thursday, June 16, 2016 in Waltham
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  • Aston Magna (W) presents
  • Love and Lamentation ~ 17th Century Italian Monody
  • Location: Slosberg Recital Hall 415 South Street
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  • Music of Monteverdi, Marini, Marazzoli and Rossi. with Erin Headley, guest director, lirone and viola da gamba; Nell Snaidas and Kristen Watson, sopranos.
    Daniel Stepner, baroque violin; Laura Jeppesen, violin/viola da gamba; Catherine Liddell, theorbo; Michael Sponseller, harpsichord. Pre-concert talk one hour before the performance with Stepner and Headley.

    Tickets: $35/$40


Thursday, June 16, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Kalichstein, Laredo, Robinson Trio
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • BEETHOVEN: Trio in B-flat major, Op.11 (transcribed from the clarinet trio)
    SHOSTAKOVICH: Trio No. 2 in E minor, Op. 67
    BRAHMS: Trio No. 2 in C major, Op. 87


Thursday, June 16, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Boston Opera Collaborative (L) ((617) 517-5883) presents
  • Idomeneo, re di Creta (Idomeneo, King of Crete)
  • Location: Edward Pickman Hall at the Longy School of Music
  • additional information
  • two-hour condensation, 10-piece chamber orchestra with harpsichord and pianoforte.

    Conductor: Vivian Montgomery
    Stage Director: Greg Smucker
    Music preparation: Jean Anderson Collier
    Scenic Design: Andy Nice
    Lighting Design: Chris Bocchiaro
    Costume Design: Kristen Connolly
    Assistant Director: Rachel Salzman

    Cast
    Idomeneo: Stefan Barner, Mark Williams
    Ilia: Laura DellaFera, Jessica Jacobs
    Idamante: Britt Brown, Elizabeth Kinder
    Electra: Lindsay Conrad, Stephanie Mann
    Arbace: Michael Merullo


Friday, June 17, 2016 in Boston
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  • First Church in Boston presents
  • Joseph Joachim at 185 Concert
  • Location: First Church in Boston 66 Marlborough St,
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  • Music by Joseph Joachim, Johannes Brahms, and J. S. Bach
    7:00 Pre-concert talk by James Buswell

    James Buswell, violin
    Carol Ou, cello
    Victor Rosenbaum, piano
    Mana Tokuno, piano
    Jaime Korkos, mezzo-soprano

    $25.00


Friday, June 17, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Boston Opera Collaborative (L) ((617) 517-5883) presents
  • Idomeneo, re di Creta (Idomeneo, King of Crete)
  • Location: Edward Pickman Hall at the Longy School of Music
  • additional information
  • two-hour condensation, 10-piece chamber orchestra with harpsichord and pianoforte.

    Conductor: Vivian Montgomery
    Stage Director: Greg Smucker
    Music preparation: Jean Anderson Collier
    Scenic Design: Andy Nice
    Lighting Design: Chris Bocchiaro
    Costume Design: Kristen Connolly
    Assistant Director: Rachel Salzman

    Cast
    Idomeneo: Stefan Barner, Mark Williams
    Ilia: Laura DellaFera, Jessica Jacobs
    Idamante: Britt Brown, Elizabeth Kinder
    Electra: Lindsay Conrad, Stephanie Mann
    Arbace: Michael Merullo


Friday, June 17, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • Edwin Barker, double bass | Eileen Huang, piano
    EDUARD TUBIN: Concerto for Double Bass (1948)
    KOUSSEVITZKY: Chanson Triste, Op. 2
    KOUSSEVITZKY: Valse Miniature, Op 1, No.2

    Yevgeny Kutik, violin | Eileen Huang, piano
    STRAVINSKY: Divertimento (after “The Fairy’s Kiss”)
    PROKOFIEV: Waltz (from “Cinderella”)
    ANDREI ESHPAI: Rhapsody: Hungarian Tunes (selection)
    HANDEL-HALVORSEN: Passacaglia for violin and double bass


Friday, June 17, 2016 in Boston
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  • Joseph Joachim at 185 presents
  • A Joyful Noyse
  • Location: First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough Street
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  • Music by Joachim, Bach and Brahms, featuring James Buswell, violin and viola, Jaime Korkos, mezzo-soprano, Carol Ou, cello, and pianists Mana Tokuno and Victor Rosenbaum

    $25 at the door. James Buswell will give a pre-concert talk at 7:00 p.m.


Saturday, June 18, 2016 in Great Barrington
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  • Aston Magna (DAC) presents
  • Love and Lamentation ~ 17th Century Italian Monody
  • Location: The Daniel Arts Center at Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, MA
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  • Music of Monteverdi, Marini, Marazzoli and Rossi. with Erin Headley, guest director, lirone and viola da gamba; Nell Snaidas and Kristen Watson, sopranos.
    Daniel Stepner, baroque violin; Laura Jeppesen, violin/viola da gamba; Catherine Liddell, theorbo; Michael Sponseller, harpsichord. Pre-concert talk one hour before the performance with Stepner and Headley.

    Tickets: $35/$40


Saturday, June 18, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Choral Concert
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Ars Choralis at the Maverick
    Barbara Pickhardt, conductor
    PRE-SEASON CONCERT
    Woodstock’s premier chorus, under the
    direction of Barbara Pickhardt, returns to the
    hall with Música Hispánica: Centuries of Hispanic Song


Saturday, June 18, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Boston Opera Collaborative (L) ((617) 517-5883) presents
  • Idomeneo, re di Creta (Idomeneo, King of Crete)
  • Location: Edward Pickman Hall at the Longy School of Music
  • additional information
  • two-hour condensation, 10-piece chamber orchestra with harpsichord and pianoforte.

    Conductor: Vivian Montgomery
    Stage Director: Greg Smucker
    Music preparation: Jean Anderson Collier
    Scenic Design: Andy Nice
    Lighting Design: Chris Bocchiaro
    Costume Design: Kristen Connolly
    Assistant Director: Rachel Salzman

    Cast
    Idomeneo: Stefan Barner, Mark Williams
    Ilia: Laura DellaFera, Jessica Jacobs
    Idamante: Britt Brown, Elizabeth Kinder
    Electra: Lindsay Conrad, Stephanie Mann
    Arbace: Michael Merullo


Saturday, June 18, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Cambridge Symphony Orchestra (K) (844-276-4634) presents
  • Cambridge Symphony Orchestra
  • Location: Kresge Auditorium, MIT
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  • Stravinsky’s complete 1910 ballet The Firebird in a new semi-staged production in its Boston debut, and Antonín Dvořák’s The Water Goblin. Conducted by Cynthia Woods with new choreography by former Boston Ballet dancer Gianni Di Marco and costumes by Ruth Whitney, The Firebird is a unique collaboration between the genres of classical music and dance. Di Marco himself will dance the role of King Kashei and will be joined by soloists Ruth Whitney as the Firebird, Alan Alberto as Prince Ivan, and Jaime DeRocker as the Princess along with a small corps de ballet.

    Tickets: $15-$25


Saturday, June 18, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Lise de la Salle, piano
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata in C major, Op. 2, No. 3
    RAVEL: Gaspard de la nuit
    DEBUSSY: Preludes

    Les sons et les parfums tournent dans l’air du soir
    Les fées sont d’exquises danseuses
    La fille aux cheveux de lin
    La danse de Puck
    Danseuses de Delphes
    Ce qu’a vu le vent d’ouest

    BRAHMS: Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24


Sunday, June 19, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Boston Opera Collaborative (L) ((617) 517-5883) presents
  • Idomeneo, re di Creta (Idomeneo, King of Crete)
  • Location: Edward Pickman Hall at the Longy School of Music
  • additional information
  • two-hour condensation, 10-piece chamber orchestra with harpsichord and pianoforte.

    Conductor: Vivian Montgomery
    Stage Director: Greg Smucker
    Music preparation: Jean Anderson Collier
    Scenic Design: Andy Nice
    Lighting Design: Chris Bocchiaro
    Costume Design: Kristen Connolly
    Assistant Director: Rachel Salzman

    Cast
    Idomeneo: Stefan Barner, Mark Williams
    Ilia: Laura DellaFera, Jessica Jacobs
    Idamante: Britt Brown, Elizabeth Kinder
    Electra: Lindsay Conrad, Stephanie Mann
    Arbace: Michael Merullo


Sunday, June 19, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Choral Concert
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Ars Choralis at the Maverick
    Barbara Pickhardt, conductor
    PRE-SEASON CONCERT
    Woodstock’s premier chorus, under the
    direction of Barbara Pickhardt, returns to the
    hall with Música Hispánica: Centuries of Hispanic Song


Sunday, June 19, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Chameleon Arts Ensemble
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • WILHELM FRIEDEMANN BACH: Sinfonia in D minor, F. 65, “Adagio and Fugue” for two flutes, strings & continuo
    JOHANN CHRISTIAN BACH: Quintet in F major for oboe, violin, viola, cello & keyboard, Op. 22, No. 2
    JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050
    CARL PHILIPP EMANUEL BACH: Trio Sonata in C minor for 2 violins & continuo, H.579, Wq.161 “Sanguineus and Melancholicus”
    JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G major, BWV 1049


Thursday, June 23, 2016 in Waltham
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  • Aston Magna (W) presents
  • Trio Sonata
  • Location: Slosberg Recital Hall 415 South Street
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  • Music of Handel, Corelli, Purcell, Leclair and an Alex Burtzos world premiere for period instruments; with artists Daniel Stepner, and Edson Scheid, baroque violins; Laura Jeppesen, viola da gamba; Michael Sponseller, harpsichord; Robinson Pyle, trumpet; Jonathan Hess, tympanist. Pre-concert talk one hour before the performance; reception with the artists follows.

    Tickets: $35/$40


Thursday, June 23, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • George Li, pianist
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • HAYDN: Sonata in B minor, Hob.XVI:32
    CHOPIN: Sonata No. 2 in B-flat minor, Op. 35
    RACHMANINOFF: Variations on a Theme by Corelli
    LISZT: Consolation No. 3 in D-flat major
    LISZT: Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 in C-sharp minor


Friday, June 24, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • Andrés Cárdenes, violin | Anne Martindale Williams, cello |David Deveau, piano

    HAYDN: Trio in C major, Hob.XV:27
    ELLEN TAAFFE ZWILICH: Piano Trio (1987)
    SCHUBERT: Trio No. 1 in B-flat major, D. 898


Saturday, June 25, 2016 in Great Barrington
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  • Aston Magna (DAC) presents
  • Trio Sonata
  • Location: The Daniel Arts Center at Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, MA
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  • Music of Handel, Corelli, Purcell, Leclair and an Alex Burtzos world premiere for period instruments; with artists Daniel Stepner, and Edson Scheid, baroque violins; Laura Jeppesen, viola da gamba; Michael Sponseller, harpsichord; Robinson Pyle, trumpet; Jonathan Hess, tympanist. Pre-concert talk one hour before the performance; reception with the artists follows.

    Tickets: $35/$40


Saturday, June 25, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • FRANK HUANG, violin &
    GILLES VONSATTEL, piano

    BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 5 in F major, Op. 24 “Spring”
    PROKOFIEV: Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80
    BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 9 in A major, Op. 47 “Kreutzer”


Sunday, June 26, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Escher String Quartet
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Beethoven: String Quartet No. 1 in F Major, Op. 18, No. 1
    Bartók: String Quartet No. 2, Op. 17
    Dvořák: String Quartet No. 13 in G major, Op. 106


Sunday, June 26, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • Andres Cardenes, violin | Yinzi Kong, viola | Anne Martindale Williams, cello | David Deveau, piano

    DOHNANYI: Serenade for String Trio, Op.10
    BRAHMS: Piano Quartet No. 2 in A major, Op. 26


Thursday, June 30, 2016 in Waltham
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  • Mozart’s Diversions
  • Location: Slosberg Recital Hall 415 South Street
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  • Mozart:
    A Musical Joke
    The Horn Quintet
    Divertimento, K.287;

    Todd Williams and Linda Dempf, natural horn, and string ensemble. Pre-concert talk one hour before the performance.

    Tickets: $35/$40


Thursday, June 30, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Jeremy Denk, piano
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • The history of Western music from the Medieval and Renaissance worlds of Machaut, Couperin, and Frescobaldi to Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms, the modernists Stravinsky, Cage, Ligeti, and Adams, and back to Machaut.


Friday, July 1, 2016 in Great Barrington
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Harlem Quartet
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • with Aldo López-Gavilán, jazz piano

    CHICK COREA: The Adventures of Hippocrates (String Quartet)
    WYNTON MARSALIS: At the Octoroon Balls (String Quartet)
    ALDO LOPEZ-GAVILAN: Oddudua (solo piano)
    ABELARDITO VALDES: Almendra (String Quintet)
    BILLY STRAYHORN: Take the A Train (String Quintet)

    String Quintet:
    LOPEZ-GAVILAN: Epílogo
    LOPEZ-GAVILAN: Talking to the Universe
    LOPEZ-GAVILAN: Eclipse
    LOPEZ-GAVILAN: Pan con Timba


Sunday, July 3, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • JUPITER STRING QUARTET
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Ilya Yakushev, piano

    Beethoven: String Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 18, No. 6
    György Ligeti: String Quartet No. 1 (1954), “Metamorphoses Nocturnes”
    Schubert: Quartettsatz in C minor, D. 703
    Shostakovich: Piano Quintet in G Minor, Op. 57 (1940)


Thursday, July 7, 2016 in Waltham
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  • Aston Magna (W) presents
  • Pedja Muzijevic, piano
  • Location: Slosberg Recital Hall 415 South Street
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  • Bach’s Orchestral Suite No. 3,
    Cantata No 12: Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen
    Cantata No. 201: The Singing Contest of Phoebus and Pan; with artists Dominique Labelle, soprano; Deborah Rentz-Moore, alto; Frank Kelley, tenor; Jesse Blumberg and Ulysses Thomas, baritones, and baroque ensemble. Pre-concert talk one hour before the performance.

    Tickets $25-$50;


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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Hespèrion XXI
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • Jordi Savall, director and viola da gamba
    Tembembe Ensamble Continuo^
    Folias, Antiguas, and Criollas: From the Ancient to the New World


Friday, July 8, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Hespèrion XXI
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • DIEGO ORTIZ: La Spagna
    Annonymous
    GASPAR SANZ
    PEDRO GUERRERO: Moresca
    ANTONIO DE CABEZÓN: Folia: Pavana con su Glosa
    JUAN GARCÍA DE ZÉSPEDES/Traditional from Tixtla & improvisations: Guaracha

    Celtic Traditions in the New World
    Regents Rant Traditional Scottish
    Lord Moira Traditional Scottish
    Lord Moira’s Hornpipe Ryan’s Collection (Boston)

    SANTIAGO DE MURCIA/Traditional jarocho: Fandango – El Fandanguillo
    ANTONIO MARTÍN Y COLL: Diferencias sobre las Folias
    FRANCISCO CORREA DE ARAUXO: Glosas sobre “Todo el mundo en general”
    ANTONIO VALENTE Gallarda Napolitana – Jarabe Loco


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Saturday, July 9, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Viva Tango
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • Cho-Liang Lin, violin | David Shifrin, clarinet | Alex Brown, piano |Hector Del Curto, bandoneon | Pablo Aslan, bass | Satoshi Takeishi, percussion

    LALO SCHIFRIN: Letters from Argentina (2005)
    Tango del Atardecer
    Pampas
    Tango Borealis
    Danza de Los Montes
    Tango a Borges
    Malambo de Los Llanos

    ASTOR PIAZZOLLA
    Michelangelo 70
    Verano Porteño
    Adios Nonino
    La Muerte del Angel
    Oblivion
    Libertango


Saturday, July 9, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Jacqes Lacome, conductor
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Seiji Ozawa, conductor (Beethoven)
    Nadine Sierra, soprano
    Jean-Francis Monvoisin, tenor
    Stephen Powell, baritone
    Tanglewood Festival Chorus
    Norway Pond Junior Minstrels
    Johanna Hill Simpson, Artistic Director
    BEETHOVEN Egmont Overture
    RAVEL Daphnis and Chloé, Suite No. 2
    ORFF Carmina burana


Saturday, July 9, 2016 in Great Barrington
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  • Aston Magna (MT) (800-875-7156) presents
  • Pedja Muzijevic, piano
  • Location: Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center
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  • Bach’s Orchestral Suite No. 3,
    Cantata No 12: Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen
    Cantata No. 201: The Singing Contest of Phoebus and Pan; with artists Dominique Labelle, soprano; Deborah Rentz-Moore, alto; Frank Kelley, tenor; Jesse Blumberg and Ulysses Thomas, baritones, and baroque ensemble. Pre-concert talk one hour before the performance.

    Tickets $25-$50;


Sunday, July 10, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Shanghai Quartet
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Frank Bridge: Three Novelletten for String Quartet
    Mendelssohn: Quartet No. 6 in F minor, Op. 80
    Edvard Grieg: String Quartet in G minor


Sunday, July 10, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Kirill Gerstein, Piano
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor, “Moonlight”
    GOEHR: Variations, Op. 93
    LISZT: Sonata après une lecture du Dante
    BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 13 in E-flat major, Op. 27, No.1
    LISZT: Selected Transcendental Études


Tuesday, July 12, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Landmarks Orchestra presents
  • Rhapsody in Green
  • Location: Hatch Shell Boston Esplanade
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  • Vaughan Williams The Wasps Overture
    Tan Dun Secret of Wind and Birds
    Copland Music for Movies
    Gandolfi The Garden of Cosmic Speculation – Part I
    Respighi The Pines of Rome

    Rain date: July 14; Kresge Auditorium at MIT


Wednesday, July 13, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Emerson String Quartet
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • Renée Fleming, soprano
    BRAHMS Quartet in A minor, Op. 51, No. 2
    WELLESZ Sonnets by Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Op. 52,
    for soprano and string quartet
    BERG Lyric Suite, for soprano and string quartet


Friday, July 15, 2016 in Lenox
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Sunday, July 17, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Gustavo Gimeno, conductor
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Yuja Wang, piano
    PROKOFIEV Symphony No. 1, Classical
    RAVEL Piano Concerto in G
    GERSHWIN Rhapsody in Blue
    STRAVINSKY Suite from The Firebird (1919 version)


Sunday, July 17, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Horszowski Trio
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Schumann: Piano Trio No. 2 in F, Op. 80
    Joan Tower: For Daniel (2004)
    Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 7 in B-flat, Op. 97
    (“Archduke”)


Monday, July 18, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor
    TMC Conducting Fellows
    Richard Sebring, horn
    WAGNER “Siegfriend’s Rhine Journey”
    from Götterdämmerung
    STRAUSS Horn Concerto No. 1
    Beethoven Symphony No. 3, Eroica


Wednesday, July 20, 2016 in Boston
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  • Boston Landmarks Orchestra presents
  • PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION
  • Location: Hatch Shell Boston Esplanade
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  • Sung Rockwell Reflections
    Mussorgsky/Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition
    Offenbach Intermezzo and Barcarolle from The Tales of Hoffman
    Coolidge Isabella
    Loeffler Divertissement espagnole
    Falla Spanish Dance No. 1 from La vida breve

    Rain Date July 21; Kresge Auditorium at MIT


Wednesday, July 20, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • François Leleux, oboe; Lisa Batiashvili, violin
    Kim Kashkashian, viola; Lynn Harrell, cello
    Emanuel Ax, piano
    SAINT-SAËNS Oboe Sonata in D, Op. 166
    MOZART Duets from The Magic Flute, for oboe and violin
    DEBUSSY Violin Sonata in G minor
    BRITTEN Phantasy, Op. 2, for oboe, violin, viola, and cello
    MOZART Oboe Quartet in F, K.370


Thursday, July 21, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Festival of Contemporary Music
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • TMC Fellows
    LUTOSŁAWSKI Chain 1
    SALONEN Five Images after Sappho for mezzo-soprano
    and chamber orchestra
    LINDBERG Marea
    STUCKY Chamber Concerto (East Coast premiere


Friday, July 22, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Festival of Contemporary Music
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • PHIBBS String Quartet No. 1 (US premiere)
    ABRAHAMSEN Schneebilder for piano quartet
    CURRIER Deep-Sky Objects for soprano, string quartet, piano, electronics, and video
    DENNEHY One Hundred Goodbyes (Céad Slán) for
    string quartet and soundtrack


Friday, July 22, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Chanticleer
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • GERALD FINZI: My Spirit Sang All Day
    MONTEVERDI: S’andasse Amor a caccia
    EDWARD ELGAR: There is Sweet Music, op. 53, no.1
    MONTEVERDI: Ecco mormorar l’onde
    ORLANDO DI LASSO: Conditor alme siderum
    ROBERT PARSONS: Ave Maria
    JOSQUIN DESPREZ: Benedicta es, caelorum Regina

    NICO MUHLY: Three Moon Songs
    Poetry from Albert Giraud’s “Pierrot Lunaire”
    Harlequin | Moondrunk | The Alphabet

    MASON BATES: Observer in the Magellanic Cloud
    BART HOWARD: Fly Me to the Moon (arr. Evan Price)
    HENRY MANCINI: Moon River (arr. Jace Wittig)
    We Shall Walk through the Valley in Peace t
    Good News, The Chariot’s Comin’ t


Friday, July 22, 2016 in Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • Chanticleer
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • GERALD FINZI: My Spirit Sang All Day
    MONTEVERDI: S’andasse Amor a caccia
    EDWARD ELGAR: There is Sweet Music, op. 53, no.1
    MONTEVERDI: Ecco mormorar l’onde
    ORLANDO DI LASSO: Conditor alme siderum
    ROBERT PARSONS: Ave Maria
    JOSQUIN DESPREZ: Benedicta es, caelorum Regina

    NICO MUHLY: Three Moon Songs
    Poetry from Albert Giraud’s “Pierrot Lunaire”
    Harlequin | Moondrunk | The Alphabet

    MASON BATES: Observer in the Magellanic Cloud
    BART HOWARD: Fly Me to the Moon (arr. Evan Price)
    HENRY MANCINI: Moon River (arr. Jace Wittig)
    We Shall Walk through the Valley in Peace t
    Good News, The Chariot’s Comin’ t


Friday, July 22, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Andrew Davis, conductor
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Lisa Batiashvili, violin
    VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia on a Theme by
    Thomas Tallis
    DVOŘÁK Violin Concerto
    SIBELIUS Symphony No. 5

    UnderScore Friday Concert


Saturday, July 23, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Festival of Contemporary Music
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • The Fromm Players
    GEE New work for voice, violin, viola, and double bass
    (world premiere, TMC commission)
    OGONEK Falling Up
    WHITE Learning to See
    JALBERT L’Oeil écoute
    CROCKETT Whistling in the Dark
    LEVERING Cloches II


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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Festival of Contemporary Music
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • HILLBORG Brass Quintet
    DEAN Sextet (Old King in Exile)
    HARVEY Song Offerings
    BOULEZ Dérive [1]
    DONATONI Arpège
    MELTZER Variations on a Summer Day (world premiere


Sunday, July 24, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Juanjo Mena, conductor
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Veronika Eberle, violin
    GINASTERA Variaciones concertantes˚
    MOZART Violin Concerto No. 4 in D, K.218
    BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6, Pastoral


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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Latitude 41
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Haydn: Piano Trio No. 25 in G, Hob. XV:25 (“Gypsy”)
    Shostakovich: Piano Trio No. 1 in C minor, Op. 8
    Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No. 2 in C minor, Op. 66


Monday, July 25, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Festival of Contemporary Music
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra
    Stefan Asbury, conductor
    Tanglewood Music Center Conducting Fellows
    BENJAMIN Dream of the Song for countertenor
    and orchestra (US premiere, TMC75 commission)
    MESSIAEN Turangalîla-Symphonie


Wednesday, July 27, 2016 in Boston
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  • Boston Landmarks Orchestra presents
  • VERDI & VALKYRIES
  • Location: Hatch Shell Boston Esplanade
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  • Puccini:
    Prelude to Act I of Edgar
    Opening, Madrigal, and Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut
    Anvil Chorus from Il trovatore
    Libera me, Domine (original version,1869)

    Wagner:
    Das Rheingold selections
    The Ride of the Valkyries from Die Walküre
    Siegfried’s Death, Funeral March, and Immolation Scene from Die Götterdämmerung

    Rain date: July 28; Kresge Auditorium at MIT


Wednesday, July 27, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Chanticleer
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • In Chanticleer’s lunar-inspired program, magnificent early statements by Monteverdi, di Lasso, des Prez, and Parsons give way to the more romantic yearnings of Elgar and Mahler.


Thursday, July 28, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Danish String Quartet
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • NØRGÅRD Quartet No. 1, Quartetto breve
    MENDELSSOHN Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 13
    BEETHOVEN Quartet No. 12 in E-flat, Op. 127


Friday, July 29, 2016 in Wellfleet
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Curtis on Tour
  • Location: First Congregational Church
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  • Kevin Lin, violin; Laura Park, violin; Yoshi Nakano, viola; Youna Choi, cello; Meng-Chieh Liu, piano.

    Schubert: Trio for Violin, Viola and Cello, D. 581
    Holland: String Quartet (2015)
    Elgar: Quintet in A Minor for Piano and String Quartet, Opus 84


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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Danish String Quartet
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Per Nørgård: String Quartet No. 1, Quartetto Breve (1952)
    Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, Op. 13
    Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 15 in E-Flat Minor, Op. 144


Monday, August 1, 2016 in Olreans
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Imani Winds
  • Location: Church of the Holy Spirit
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  • at Church of the Holy Spirit, Orleans

    with Brian Zenger, piano

    Scott : Startin’ Something (2012)
    Ravel: Four Movements from Le Tombeau de Couperin
    Poulenc: Sextuor for Piano and Winds, FP 100
    Hillborg: Six Pieces for Wind Quintet (2007)
    Shifrin: La nouvelle Orleans
    Zarvos: Quase Choro from Changes –


Tuesday, August 2, 2016 in Cotuit
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Imani Winds
  • Location: Cotuit Center for the Arts
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  • with Brian Zenger, piano

    Scott : Startin’ Something (2012)
    Ravel: Four Movements from Le Tombeau de Couperin
    Poulenc: Sextuor for Piano and Winds, FP 100
    Hillborg: Six Pieces for Wind Quintet (2007)
    Shifrin: La nouvelle Orleans
    Zarvos: Quase Choro from Changes –


Tuesday, August 2, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Tanglewood on Parade
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
    Boston Pops Orchestra
    Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra
    Stéphane Denève, Giancarlo Guerrero,
    and John Williams, conductors
    Program to include
    RAVEL La Valse
    TCHAIKOVSKY 1812 Overture

    Fireworks to follow the concert


Thursday, August 4, 2016 in Wellfleet
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Emerson String Quartet
  • Location: First Congregational Church
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  • Beethoven: String Quartet in D Major, Opus 18 No. 3
    Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 10 in A-flat Major, Opus 118
    Tchaikovsky: String Quartet No. 3 in E-flat Minor, Opus 30


Thursday, August 4, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Daniil Trifonov, piano
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • J.S. BACH (arr. BRAHMS) Chaconne, from Violin Partita
    No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004, arranged for the left hand
    LISZT Grandes Études de Paganini
    RACHMANINOFF Sonata No. 1 in D minor, Op. 28


Friday, August 5, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Yefim Bronfman, piano
    DVOŘÁK Serenade for Winds
    LISZT Piano Concerto No. 2
    MAHLER (arr. BRITTEN) What the Wild Flowers Tell Me
    BRAHMS Serenade No. 2

    UnderScore Friday Concert


Saturday, August 6, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Simone Dinnerstein, piano
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Music by J.S. Bach
    Music by Philip Glass: from Etudes (2005), and
    Metamorphosis (2006)
    Schubert: Sonata in B-flat major, D. 960,
    Selections from the Op. 142 Impromptus


Saturday, August 6, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Imani Winds
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Jeff Scott: Startin’ Sumthin’
    Frederic Rzewski: Sometimes (2015)
    Rimsky-Korsakov: Suite from Scheherazade
    John Cage: Music for Wind Instruments (1938)
    Maurice Ravel: Suite from Le Tombeau de Couperin


Monday, August 8, 2016 in Provincetown
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Provincetown Art Association Museum
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  • Carmit Zori, violin; Rebecca Young, viola; Bion Tsang, cello.

    Beethoven: Serenade in D Major for Violin, Viola and Cello, Opus 8
    Klein: Trio for Violin, Viola and Cello
    Mozart: Divertimento in E-flat Major for Violin, Viola and Cello, KV 563


Monday, August 8, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • TMC Conducting Fellows
    Dawn Upshaw, soprano, Sanford Sylvan, baritone, and TMC Vocal Fellows (Shostakovich)
    Nicholas Muni, stage director
    WEILL The Seven Deadly Sins
    SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 14


Tuesday, August 9, 2016 in Cotuit
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Tempest Trio
  • Location: Cotuit Center for the Arts
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  • Ilya Kaler, violin; Amit Peled, cello; Alon Goldstein, piano.

    Beethoven: Trio No. 5 in D Major for Piano, Violin and Cello (“Ghost”)
    Bernstein: Trio for Piano, Violin and Cello (1937)
    Ravel: Piano Trio in A Minor
    Dvorak: Piano Trio in B-flat Major, Opus 21


Wednesday, August 10, 2016 in Boston
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  • Boston Landmarks Orchestra presents
  • LANDMARKS LOLLAPALOOZA
  • Location: Hatch Shell Boston Esplanade
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  • An open-air festival of sundry styles and celebrated classics. Musical treats from Gershwin to Adams to Grieg accompany the great Fifth Symphony of Tchaikovsky. All-Stars from East Boston’s ZUMIX unveil their new pop-inspired creation. The night comes to a fitting close in collaboration with the one-and-only HONK! Festival of Activist Street Bands.
    Rain date: August 11/Rain location for August 11 TBA


Wednesday, August 10, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Boston Symphony Chamber Players
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • Jeremy Flower, computer and piano
    FLOWER Shamu and Clinical, for horn,
    electronics, and piano
    FRANÇAIX Divertissement for flute, oboe, and bassoon
    BEETHOVEN String Trio in C, Op. 9, No. 1
    SPOHR Nonet for flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon,
    horn, violin, viola, cello, and double bass


Thursday, August 11, 2016 in Chatham
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: First Congregational Church
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  • Carmit Zori, violin; Bion Tsang, cello; Jon Nakamatsu, piano.

    Kodaly: Duo for violin and Cello, Opus 7
    Haydn: Trio in E Major for Piano, Violin and Cello. Hob. XV:28
    Tchaikovsky: Trio in A Minor for Piano, Violin and Cello, Opus 50


Friday, August 12, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Charles Dutoit, conductor
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Emanuel Ax, piano
    NICOLAI Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor
    MOZART Piano Concerto No. 22 in E-flat, K.482
    DEBUSSY La Mer
    RAVEL Boléro


Sunday, August 14, 2016 in Lenox
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Sunday, August 14, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Trio Solisti
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Beethoven: Piano Trio No. 5 in D Major, Op. 70, No. 1 (“Ghost”)
    Anton Arensky: Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 32
    Brahms: Piano Trio No. 3 in C minor, Op. 101


Sunday, August 14, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Australian Chamber Orchestra
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • Richard Tognetti, director and violin
    Barry Humphries, conférencier^
    Meow Meow, cabaret artist^
    Rodney Fisher, director^
    Barry Humphries’ Weimar Cabaret
    Barry Humphries—Australia’s greatest entertainer, best known to audiences around the world as Dame Edna Everage—curates, presents, and performs the degenerate music of Berlin’s Weimar Republic (1920s-1930s)


Tuesday, August 16, 2016 in Cotuit
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Harlem Quartet
  • Location: Cotuit Center for the Arts
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  • Grieg: String Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, Opus 27
    Bolcom: Three Rags (1970)
    Garrido-Lecca: String Quartet No. 2 (1988)
    Gillespie: A Night in Tunisia (1941)
    Hernandez: El Cumbanchero (1946) (


Wednesday, August 17, 2016 in Dennis
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Borromeo String Quartet
  • Location: Dennis Union Church
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  • Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1, Prelude and Fugue Nos. 1-24 (arranged for string quartet by Nicholas Kitchen)


Wednesday, August 17, 2016 in Lenox
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Thursday, August 18, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • 2016 Koussevitzky Artist Charles Dutoit, in collaboration with violinist Chantal Juillet, selects and directs some of his favorite works for chamber ensemble.


Friday, August 19, 2016 in Wellfleet
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Borromeo String Quartet
  • Location: First Congregational Church
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  • Ligeti: String Quartet No. 1
    Shostakovich: Quintet in G Major for Piano and String Quartet, Opus 57
    Beethoven: String Quartet in E-flat Major, Opus 127


Friday, August 19, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Charles Dutoit, conductor
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Menahem Pressler, piano
    Simona Saturova, soprano
    Marianna Pizzolato, mezzo-soprano
    Matthew Polenzani, tenor
    Riccardo Zanellato, bass
    Tanglewood Festival Chorus
    MOZART Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
    MOZART Piano Concerto No. 23 in A, K.488
    ROSSINI Stabat Mater


Saturday, August 20, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • CHAMBER ORCHESTRA CONCERT
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Maverick Chamber Players
    Alexander Platt, conductor; Adam Tendler, piano
    Emmanuel Feldman, cello; Aurea Ensemble

    J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, BWV 1048
    Copland: Nonet for Strings (1962)
    Ginastera: Puneña No. 2 for Solo Cello, Op. 45
    Copland: Piano Fantasy (1957)
    J.S. Bach: Piano Concerto No. 4 in A Major, BWV 105


Saturday, August 20, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Andris Nelsons, conductor
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Kristine Opolais, soprano (Aida)
    Violeta Urmana, mezzo-soprano (Amneris)^^
    Andrea Carè, tenor (Radames)^^
    Alfred Nigro, tenor (Messenger)^^
    Morris Robinson, bass (The King)
    Kwangchul Youn, bass (Ramfis)^
    Tanglewood Festival Chorus
    VERDI Aida, Acts I and II


Sunday, August 21, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Andris Nelsons, conductor
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Robert Sheena, English horn
    Dejan Lazić, piano
    BERLIOZ Overture to Béatrice et Bénédict
    TSONTAKIS Sonnets, Tone Poems for English horn
    and Orchestra
    SAINT-SAËNS Piano Concerto No. 5, Egyptian
    PROKOFIEV Suite from Romeo and Juliet


Sunday, August 21, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Borromeo String Quartet
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Haydn: String Quartet No. 65 in E-Flat Major, Op. 76, No. 6
    Russell Platt: Mountain Interval (2016: World premiere)
    Beethoven: String Quartet No. 12 in E-Flat Major, Op. 127


Monday, August 22, 2016 in Olreans
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Escher String Quartet
  • Location: Church of the Holy Spirit
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  • Schubert: Sonata in A Minor for Arpeggione and Piano, D. 821
    Ravel: Quartet in F Major (1903)
    Brahms: Quartet in G Minor for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello, Opus 25


Wednesday, August 24, 2016 in Chatham
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Escher String Quartet
  • Location: First Congregational Church
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  • with Jon Manasse, clarinet.

    Schubert: String Quartet in C Minor, D.703
    Schoenberg: String Quartet No. 1 in D Minor, Opus 7
    Von Weber: Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in B-flat Major, Opus 34


Wednesday, August 24, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Jeremy Denk, piano
  • Location: Seiji Ozawa Hall
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  • Medieval to Modern
    In a fascinating centuries-spanning program, Jeremy Denk charts the history of Western music from the medieval and renaissance worlds of Machaut, Couperin, and Frescobaldi to Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms, the modernists Stravinsky, Cage, Ligeti, and Adams, and back to Machaut.


Friday, August 26, 2016 in Wellfleet
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  • Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival (508.247.9400) presents
  • Symphonic Finale
  • Location: First Congregational Church
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  • Escher String Quartet with Tony Falanga, bass; Jon Manasse, clarinet; Eric Reed, horn; Cynde Iverson, bassoon; and Jon Nakamatsu, piano.

    Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel (arranged for violin, bass, clarinet, horn and bassoon by Franz Hasenohri)

    Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Opus 36 (arranged for string quartet, bass, clarinet, horn and bassoon by Andy Stein)

    Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, Opus 11 (arranged for piano and string quartet by Richard Hoffmann)


Friday, August 26, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • St. Lawrence String Quartet
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Haydn: String Quartet No. 3 in G minor, Op. 20, No. 3
    John Adams: String Quartet No. 2 (2014)
    Schumann: String Quartet No. 3 in A major, Op. 41, No. 3


Saturday, August 27, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Michael Stern, conductor
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Yo-Yo Ma, cello
    BERNSTEIN Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront
    HAYDN Cello Concerto in C
    WILLIAMS Heartwood, for cello and orchestra
    WILLIAMS Rosewood and Pickin’, for solo cello
    RESPIGHI Pines of Rome


Saturday, August 27, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Lara St. John, violin
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Matt Herskowitz, piano

    From their album Shiksa, wild traditional gypsy tunes from
    the Jewish diaspora, Eastern Europe, the Balkans,
    Caucasus, and Middle East, reimagined by ​today’s​ composers.


Sunday, August 28, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (K) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor
  • Location: Koussevitzky Music Shed
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  • Rachel Willis-Sørensen, soprano^^
    Ruxandra Donose, mezzo-soprano^
    Joseph Kaiser, tenor
    Günther Groissböck, bass^
    Tanglewood Festival Chorus
    BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9


Sunday, August 28, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Enso String Quartet
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Haydn: String Quartet No. 64 in D , Op. 76, No. 5
    Henri Dutilleux: Ainsi La Nuit (1976)
    In celebration of the composer’s centenary
    Joaquin Turina: Serenata, Op. 87 (1935)
    Alberto Ginastera: String Quartet No. 1, Op. 20 (1948)


Saturday, September 3, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Andrew Russo and Frederic Chiu, pianists
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Debussy: Suite Bergamasque
    Ravel: Miroirs
    Debussy, arr. Ravel: Prélude à l’Après-Midi d’un Faune,
    for piano duet
    Stravinsky: Petrushka, for piano duet


Sunday, September 4, 2016 in Woodstock
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  • Maverick Concerts (845-679-8217) presents
  • Pedja Muzijevic, piano
  • Location: 120 Maverick Rd, Woodstock
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  • Haydn: Piano Sonata No. 52 in D major
    George Crumb: Pastorale, from Makrokosmos (1972)
    Schubert: Piano Sonata No. 20 in A major, D. 959