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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 in Boston
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  • King’s Chapel presents
  • Tuesday Concerts
  • Location: Kings Chapel
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  • Margot Rood, soprano
    Handel & Haydn Society Orchestra
    Program: Works by Handel & Vivaldi

    Suggested $3 given to performers


Tuesday, May 3, 2016 in Boston
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  • New England Conservatory (W) presents
  • Alea III
  • Location: Williams Hall (NEC)
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  • Music by: Iannis Xenakis, Nikos Skalkottas, George Aperghis and Theodore Antoniou
    Plus two new pieces by Marios Nicolaides and David Horton

    FREE


Tuesday, May 3, 2016 in Boston
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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 in Boston
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Thursday, May 5, 2016 in Boston
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  • Community Music Center of Boston presents
  • Gramercy Trio
  • Location: 34 Warren Avenue
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  • Sharan Leventhal, violin; Jonathan Miller, cello; Randall Hodgkinson, piano, will be playing Opus 102 cello-piano sonata, Opus 96 violin-piano sonata and a solo piano sonata.

    FREE


Thursday, May 5, 2016 in Boston
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  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum (617 278 5156) presents
  • BETH MORRISON PROJECTS
  • Location: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, The Fenway
  • additional information
  • Persona, a provocative, highly cerebral, and artistically complex opera-theater work, is based on Ingmar Bergman’s 1966 classic

    With soprano Amanda Crider and Either/Or Ensemble with music composed by Keeril Makan and Libretto by Jay Scheib

    $15 for adults; $12 for seniors, $5 for students


Friday, May 6, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Le Laboratoire Cambridge (617-945-7515) presents
  • Ecce Ensemble
  • Location: 650 East Kendall Street
  • additional information
  • Works Inspired by Random International’s Gallery Installation

    John AYLWARD | MAXWELL DULANEY |
    ANNA-LOUISE WALTON | ERIN GEE |
    HILLARY ZIPPER | NUNO COSTA


Friday, May 6, 2016 in Boston
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  • Les Bostonades (OSC) (617-304-8843) presents
  • Anniversary Celebration
  • Location: Gordon Chapel at Old South Church, 645 Boylston Street
  • additional information
  • Guests: Robinson Pyle, trumpet and Christopher Palameta, oboe

    Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto no.2 in F major, BWV 1047
    Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Harpsichord Concerto in D minor, Wq. 17
    Georg Philipp Telemann: Ouverture-Suite in D major, TWV 55: D1 & Conclusion, TWV 50:D9

    Héloïse Degrugillier, recorder
    Sarah Darling, Julia McKenzie, Emily Dahl Irons, Anna Griffis, violin
    Zoe Kemmerling, Andrew Waid, viola
    Colleen McGary Smith, cello
    Anne Trout, bass
    Akiko Sato, harpsichord


Friday, May 6, 2016 in Weston
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  • Cambridge Society for Early Music presents
  • Rumbarroco
  • Location: Weston Congregational Church, 130 Newton Street
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  • Cinco de Mayo!
    Spanish masters from the 16th to 18th centuries (Ortiz, Murcia, Soler, and Narváez), the Guatemalan composer Castellanos, and a generous sampling from Venezuela and Mexico.

    Daniela Tošić, voice; Nathaniel Cox, cornetto & theorbo; Yi-Li Chang, Baroque violin & viola da gamba
    Carlos Sulbarán, Venezuelan cuatro & Baroque guitar; Kirsten Lamb, bass; Zayra Pola Ocasio, percussion; Laury Gutiérrez, viola da gamba & guitars

    $30 $25 seniors and Athenaeum members. Students free.


Friday, May 6, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Music for Viols and Friends ((617) 776-0692) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: First Church Cambridge, Lindsay Chapel, 11 Garden Street
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  • Pamela Dellal, mezzo-soprano, with El Dorado Ensemble (Carol Lewis, Janet Haas, Paul Johnson, Mai-Lan Broekman & Alice Mroszczyk, viols; Olav Chris Henriksen, archlute, theorbo & Baroque guitar)

    “Sonate e Cantate: Italian Baroque Music for Voice and Viols”
    with music by Vivaldi, Stradella, Handel, Lotti, Legrenzi, Granata, Zamboni and G. Strozzi.
    Admission $24/$19


Saturday, May 7, 2016 in Boston
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  • First Lutheran Church presents
  • Bach Vespers
  • Location: 299 Berkeley Street
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  • For the Feast of the Ascension

    Prelude: Selections from the Clavierübung III, performed by Bálint Karosi

    Vespers: Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen, BWV 11 (Ascension Oratorio)
    Jacob Handl, Ascendens Christus in Altum
    Orlandus Lassus, Magnificat Quinti Toni

    FREEWILL OFFERING


Saturday, May 7, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Harvard Epworth Concert Series (617-354-0837) presents
  • ENSEMBLE AUBADE
  • Location: Harvard Epworth Church, 1555 Mass. Ave.
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  • Peter H. Bloom, flute; Francis Grimes, viola; Mary Jane Rupert, harp

    Claude Debussy — Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp — celebrating the 100th anniversary of this masterpiece’s first performance.
    Arnold Bax — Elegiac Trio — celebrating the 100th anniversary of this work’s composition.
    Maurice Ravel — Sonatine en Trio
    Ladislav de Rohozinski — Suite Brève

    FREE


Saturday, May 7, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Radius Ensemble (L) (617.792.7234) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Pickman Hall, Longy
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  • ZHURBIN – Lullaby & Memory for wind quintet
    HARBISON – New Work for clarinet, viola, and piano WORLD PREMIERE
    SCHUBERT – Piano quintet in A major, D. 667, Trout


Saturday, May 7, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Radius Ensemble (L) (617.792.7234) presents
  • Radius Ensemble
  • Location: Pickman Hall, Longy
  • additional information
  • ZHURBIN – Lullaby & Memory for wind quintet
    HARBISON – New Work for clarinet, viola, and piano WORLD PREMIERE
    SCHUBERT – Piano quintet in A major, D. 667, Trout

    $24 – $12


Saturday, May 7, 2016 in Boston
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  • Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra (S) presents
  • Dance with the Stars
  • Location: Sanders Theater, Harvard
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  • Conducted by Gisèle Ben-Dor
    Conservatory Lab Charter School’s Dudamel Orchestra

    Stravinsky: Suite from Pulcinella
    Ginastera: Estancia
    Tcherepnin: Harmonica Concerto w/ Robert Bonfiglio

    $20 – $73


Saturday, May 7, 2016 in Boston
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  • Cappella Clausura (EC) (617-993-0013) presents
  • Psalms by Patricia Van Ness
  • Location: Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street
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  • Kassia: Leaving the Wealth of Her Family
    Rachmaninov: Blagoslovi
    Rachmaninov: Blazhen
    Guerrero: Ego Flos Campi
    Weelkes: When David
    Tchaikovsky: Kievan Chant Gladsome Light
    Victoria: Te Deum
    Purcell: Hear My Prayer

    Patricia Van Ness: “Under the Shelter of Your Wing”

    $25 adult / $18 senior


Saturday, May 7, 2016 in Salem
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  • Cambridge Society for Early Music presents
  • Rumbarroco
  • Location: Salem Atheneum, 337 Essex Street
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  • Cinco de Mayo!
    Spanish masters from the 16th to 18th centuries (Ortiz, Murcia, Soler, and Narváez), the Guatemalan composer Castellanos, and a generous sampling from Venezuela and Mexico.

    Daniela Tošić, voice; Nathaniel Cox, cornetto & theorbo; Yi-Li Chang, Baroque violin & viola da gamba
    Carlos Sulbarán, Venezuelan cuatro & Baroque guitar; Kirsten Lamb, bass; Zayra Pola Ocasio, percussion; Laury Gutiérrez, viola da gamba & guitars

    $30 $25 seniors and Athenaeum members. Students free.


Sunday, May 8, 2016 in Boston
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Sunday, May 8, 2016 in Somerville
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  • Somerville Museum presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Somerville Museum, Central Street & Westwood
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  • Pamela Dellal, mezzo-soprano, with El Dorado Ensemble (Carol Lewis, Janet Haas, Paul Johnson, Mai-Lan Broekman & Alice Mroszczyk, viols; Olav Chris Henriksen, archlute, theorbo & Baroque guitar)

    “Sonate e Cantate: Italian Baroque Music for Voice and Viols”
    with music by Vivaldi, Stradella, Handel, Lotti, Legrenzi, Granata, Zamboni and G. Strozzi.
    Admission $19/$14


Sunday, May 8, 2016 in Boston
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  • Museum of Fine Arts presents
  • Baroque Gems
  • Location: Museum of Fine Arts
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  • Aisslinn Nosky, Susanna Ogata, Chloe Prendergast, violins
    Karina Schmitz, viola; Robert Nairn, bass
    Ian Watson, harpsichord; Guy Fishman, director and cello

    Corell: Concerto Grosso in B-flat major, Op. 6, no. 11
    Torelli: violin concerto in F, op. 8, no. 11
    Geminiani; concerto grosso in e minor, op. 3, no. 3
    Vivaldi: cello concerto in G, RV 413
    Telemann; Overture-Suite “Burlesque de Don Quixotte,”
    Bach: violin concerto in A minor, BWV 1041


Sunday, May 8, 2016 in Newton
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  • Cappella Clausura presents
  • Psalms by Patricia Van Ness
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  • Kassia: Leaving the Wealth of Her Family
    Rachmaninov: Blagoslovi
    Rachmaninov: Blazhen
    Guerrero: Ego Flos Campi
    Weelkes: When David
    Tchaikovsky: Kievan Chant Gladsome Light
    Victoria: Te Deum
    Purcell: Hear My Prayer

    Patricia Van Ness: “Under the Shelter of Your Wing”

    $25 adult / $18 senior


Sunday, May 8, 2016 in Ashburnham
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  • Frederick Historic Piano Collection ((978) 827-6232) presents
  • Historical Piano Concerts
  • Location: Ashburnham Community Church
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  • CHESTER BREZNIAK, clarinet
    MALCOLM HALLIDAY, piano by Erard, Paris (1928)

    Saint-Saëns: Sonata in Eb for clarinet & piano, Op. 167; Sowerby: Florida Suite for piano, H.197
    Max d’Ollone: Fantaisie Orientale for clarinet & piano;
    de Falla: from Siete canciones populares españolas
    Stravinsky: Three Pieces for solo clarinet; Arthur Honegger: Sonatine for clarinet & piano.

    $10.00 per adult. Children and students, free.


Sunday, May 8, 2016 in Ipswich
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  • Cambridge Society for Early Music (AMC) (617-489-2062) presents
  • Rumbarroco
  • Location: Ascension Memorial Church, 31 County St.
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  • Cinco de Mayo!
    Spanish masters from the 16th to 18th centuries (Ortiz, Murcia, Soler, and Narváez), the Guatemalan composer Castellanos, and a generous sampling from Venezuela and Mexico.

    Daniela Tošić, voice; Nathaniel Cox, cornetto & theorbo; Yi-Li Chang, Baroque violin & viola da gamba
    Carlos Sulbarán, Venezuelan cuatro & Baroque guitar; Kirsten Lamb, bass; Zayra Pola Ocasio, percussion; Laury Gutiérrez, viola da gamba & guitars

    $30 $25 seniors and Athenaeum members. Students free.


Sunday, May 8, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Composer Focus Concerts presents
  • Music of Moondog
  • Location: Lillypad, 1353 Cambridge Street
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  • Including solo piano works (canons and jazz pieces), songs (including rounds), and other pieces and arrangements. The performers will be Paul Jacobs on piano, Jesse Gallagher on percussion and singing, and Nick Dinnerstein on cello.

    $10


Sunday, May 8, 2016 in Somerville
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  • Aeronaut Brewing Company presents
  • Bach & Beer
  • Location: 14 Tyler St
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  • Cellist Steuart Pincombe pairs three Bach Cello Suites with three brews.

    Name-your-own-ticket-price (at the door), plus the cost of beer


Monday, May 9, 2016 in Newton Centre
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  • Newton Community Education’s Lifetime Learning (WC) (617-559-6994.) presents
  • Dolci e Traversi
  • Location: Wilson Chapel
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  • Christian Beeuwkes, voice and cello
    Sarah Cantor, recorders and flute
    Na’ama Lion, recorder and flute
    Dana Maiben, violin

    Sonata a 3…………….. Giovanni Battista Fontana
    Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major………… Johann Sebastian Bach
    Sonata III…………………………Georg Phillip Telemann
    Passacaglia in G Minor……………Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber
    Variations on Stonet Sizyi………….Sarah Cantor
    Sonata en Quatuor……………………..Antoine Dornel

    $10


Monday, May 9, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Cambridge Society for Early Music presents
  • Rumbarroco
  • Location: Christ Church, Zero Garden Street
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  • Cinco de Mayo!
    Spanish masters from the 16th to 18th centuries (Ortiz, Murcia, Soler, and Narváez), the Guatemalan composer Castellanos, and a generous sampling from Venezuela and Mexico.

    Daniela Tošić, voice; Nathaniel Cox, cornetto & theorbo; Yi-Li Chang, Baroque violin & viola da gamba
    Carlos Sulbarán, Venezuelan cuatro & Baroque guitar; Kirsten Lamb, bass; Zayra Pola Ocasio, percussion; Laury Gutiérrez, viola da gamba & guitars

    $30 $25 seniors and Athenaeum members. Students free.


Tuesday, May 10, 2016 in Boston
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  • King’s Chapel presents
  • Tuesday Concerts
  • Location: Kings Chapel
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  • Nick Cutroneo, guitar
    Program: Works by Britten, Sor, York

    Suggested $3 given to performers


Tuesday, May 10, 2016 in Brookline
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  • United Parish in Brookline (646.271.6971) presents
  • Trio Cleonice and Friends
  • Location: 210 Harvard Street
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  • Ari Isaacman-Beck, violin; Gwen Krosnick, cello; Emely Phelps, piano, with guest artists violinist Danny Koo, violist Sarah Darling, and bass-baritone Josh Quinn

    Mozart: Piano Trio in G Major, K. 496
    Widmann: Elf Humoresken
    Ives: Selected Songs
    Bartok: String Quartet No. 4 Sz. 91

    Suggested $15 ($5 students)


Thursday, May 12, 2016 in Boston
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  • New Gallery Concert Series Season presents
  • Blend
  • Location: Community Music Center of Boston, 34 Warren Avenue
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  • Multimedia artist Deb Todd Wheeler and composer Marti Epstein collaborate
    World premieres by composers David Cucchiara and Roshanne Etezady and performances by mezzo soprano Carrie Cheron, baritone Brian Church, flutist Jessi Rosinski, cellist Nicole Cariglia, and pianist Sarah Bob.

    $20 $15, students


Friday, May 13, 2016 in Boston
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  • New England Conservatory (HC) presents
  • The Summers Case by Sonnet “Sonnie Rae” Swire
  • Location: Horticultural Hall, 300 Mass. Ave
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  • a chamber operetta in one act tells story of America’s crumbling Foster Care system through the eyes of three children in Florida, while also including ongoing discussions about mental illness, race, gender equality, and socio economic equality. Showcasing a diverse group of NEC students, the music conjoins elements of opera, jazz, afro-Caribbean, and bluegrass, allowing NEC’s classical, jazz, and contemporary improvisation students sitting side-by-side to create a piece that is uniquely American.

    The cast and crew: Steven Hyland, Amanda Levy, Katherine Crabill, Brooke Dircks, Eric Viñas, Gina Ruzhansky, Timothy Ayres-Kerr, Meghan Jolliffe, and NEC instrumentalists
    Conducted by Radu Marian Paponiu; Directed by Celeste Godin; Coached by Patricia Au

    FREE


Friday, May 13, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Masterworks Chorale presents
  • Bach: Mass in B Minor
  • Location: Sanders Theatre, Memorial Hall, Harvard
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  • Steven Karidoyanes, conductor

    Teresa Wakim, soprano
    Krista River, mezzo-soprano
    Pamela Dellal, mezzo-soprano
    Jason McStoots, tenor
    Thomas Jones, baritone
    Bach’s “Mass in B Minor”
    A Pre-Concert Talk given by Laura Prichard precedes the event.

    $50, $35 and $20. $5 Student Rush Tickets available


Friday, May 13, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Boston Chorale Ensemble (FCC) presents
  • Serenade to Music: Setting of Shakespeare
  • Location: First Church in Cambridge, 11 Garden St.
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  • Include speeches from The Tempest, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and the famous “Serenade to Music” (from The Merchant of Venice) set to music by Ralph Vaughan Williams. Members of the Actors’ Shakespeare Project join BCE to set the scene for each piece.
    Works by Jaakko Mäntyjävri and Frank Martin, as well as the world premiere of Neither rhyme nor reason by Greg Brown

    $25 General Admission, $15 Students/Seniors;


Saturday, May 14, 2016 in Lexington
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  • Bay Colony Brass presents
  • Operatic Brass
  • Location: Hancock Church, 1912 Massachusetts Ave
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  • Music Director Channing Yu leads the group in virtuosic brass arrangements of arias, overtures, dances, and scenes from the most popular operas, including The Magic Flute, The Barber of Seville, Carmen, and others.

    Suggested donation $15


Saturday, May 14, 2016 in Newton Centre
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  • Cambridge Community Chorus (S) presents
  • All American
  • Location: Sanders Theater, Harvard
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  • Music Director Pamela Mindell

    Randall Thompson’s Alleluia and Last Words of David,
    Eric Whitacre’s Five Hebrew Love Songs,
    Gwyneth Walker’s And Joyful Be,
    David Conte’s Invocation and Dance,
    Alice Parker’s Hark I Hear the Harps Eternal,
    Harry T. Burleigh’s My Lord What a Mornin’,
    Moses Hogan’s Ride on, King Jesus,
    and a newly commissioned piece by Clifton J. Noble, Golden Slippers.

    $25 General admission; $15 students and seniors, or pay as you are able.


Saturday, May 14, 2016 in Boston
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  • Foundation for Chinese Performing Arts presents
  • Haochen Zhang 張昊辰, piano
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • CHOPIN:
    Mazurka in A minor, Op. 17, No. 4
    Mazurka in C Major, Op. 24, No. 2
    Mazurka in A-flat Major, Op. 59, No. 2
    Mazurka in F-sharp minor, Op. 59, No. 3

    SCHUBERT: 4 Impromptus, D.935
    Impromptu in F minor
    Impromptu in A-flat Major
    Impromptu in B-flat Major
    Impromptu in F minor

    CHOPIN: Sonata No.2 in B-flat minor, Op.35
    PROKOFIEV: Sonata No.7 in B-flat Major, Op.83

    Tickets: (Children under 6 not admitted)
    $50: VIP Reserved Seats, $30: open seating at non-VIP section , $15: student open seating at non-VIP section
    100 free student tickets (age 14 and up) available here


Saturday, May 14, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Triad Choral Collective presents
  • Chorale and Variations
  • Location: arvard-Epworth United Methodist Church
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  • New works for choir featuring William Kenlon’s Five Fantasies on Bach Chorales, Saunder Choi’s Oratio Sancti Francisci, and Caroline Mallonée’s I Saw a Peacock with a Fiery Tail, along with world premiere works by Triad composers Thomas Stumpf, Emma Daniels, and Charles Turner.
    $10


Saturday, May 14, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Musica Sacra presents
  • The Joke’s On. . .Choral Music to Tickle Your Funny Bone!
  • Location: First Church, Cambridge, MA
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  • P.D.Q. Bach: Madrigals
    Eric Whitacre: Animal Crackers
    Charles-Valentin Alkan: Funeral March on the Death of a Parrot
    Geofredo Petrassi: Nonsense from the limericks of Edward Lear
    Jaakko Mäntyjärvi El Hambo
    Irving Fine McCord’s Menagerie
    Gioachino Rossini Duet for Two Cats
    and music by Pinkham, Banchieri, Davies, Sjolund and others

    $15 – $50


Saturday, May 14, 2016 in West Newton
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  • Newton Baroque presents
  • Bach to the Future
  • Location: Second Church in Newton,60 Highland St.,
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  • J. S. Bach’s Sonatas for violin and keyboard through the lens of C .P. E. Bach,performed by Emily Dahl Irons and Andrus Madsen, fortepiano.

    $30(seniors $25, students $10)


Sunday, May 15, 2016 in Boston
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  • Beacon Hill Freinds House (617-227-9118) presents
  • Daniel Parker, piano
  • Location: 6-8 Chestnut Street
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  • Franck, Prélude, Chorale, et Fugue, Op. 21
    Messiaen, Petites esquisses d’oiseaux (1985)
    Brahms, Piano Sonata No. 1 in C major, Op. 1

    $10 suggested


Sunday, May 15, 2016 in Chestnut Hill
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  • Longyear Museum presents
  • SoYoung Kwon, piano
  • Location: 1125 Boylston Street
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  • Mozart Violin Sonata in C Major, K. 296
    Stravinsky Duo concertante
    Messiaen Theme and Variations
    Grieg Violin Sonata in C minor


Sunday, May 15, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Back Bay Chorale presents
  • BACK BAY CHORALE, Scott Allen Jarrett, Music Director
  • Location: Sanders Theatre, Memorial Hall, Harvard
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  • Bernstein Chichester Psalms
    Beethoven Ninth Symphony

    Karen Slack, Soprano
    Abigail Fischer, Mezzo-Soprano
    Yeghishe Manucharyan, Tenor
    David Kravitz, Baritone

    In Collaboration with the New Bedford Symphony


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Sunday, May 15, 2016 in Ashburnham
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  • Frederick Historic Piano Collection ((978) 827-6232) presents
  • Historical Piano Concerts
  • Location: Ashburnham Community Church
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  • THOMAS MEGLIORANZA, baritone
    REIKO UCHIDA, piano by Tröndlin, Leipzig (ca. 1830)

    Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin, D.795

    $10.00 per adult. Children and students, free.


Sunday, May 15, 2016 in Concord
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  • Massachusetts Youth Symphony Project presents
  • Chanticleer
  • Location: Walden Performing Arts Center, 51 Walden Street
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  • MYSP Prep String Orchestra Conductor, Channing Yu

    Overture to The Barber of Seville
    Gioacchino Rossini / Arr. by Harry Alshin

    Bizet: L’Arlesienne Suite No. 1
    IV. Carillon
    “Everything is Awesome!!!” from The LEGO Movie
    Shawn Patterson / Arr. Ralph Ford

    MYSP Chamber Orchestra Conductor, Dr. Spencer Aston

    Mozart: Overture to Idomeneo, K 366
    Faure: Pavane, Op. 50
    Saint-Saens: “Bacchanale” from Samson and Dalilah

    FREE


Sunday, May 15, 2016 in Boston
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  • King’s Chapel presents
  • Evensong
  • Location: Kings Chapel
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  • Heinrich Christensen plays the C.B. Fisk Organ
    King’s Chapel Choir (Heinrich Christensen, director)
    Evensong for Pentecost
    Music by Duruflé, Willan, MacMillan, Foss, and more

    Free-will offering


Sunday, May 15, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Boston Chamber Music Society (S) presents
  • Boston Chamber Music Society
  • Location: Sanders Theater, Harvard
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  • Mozart: Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478
    Harbison: String Trio (2013) Boston Premiere
    Schumann: Piano Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 47

    Jesse Mills, violin; Marcus Thompson, viola
    Raman Ramakrishnan, cello; Rieko Aizawa, piano


Sunday, May 15, 2016 in Boston
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  • New England Conservatory presents
  • NEC Youth Symphony conducted by Steven Karidoyanes
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • Hanson: Symphony no 2, Op. 30 “Romantic”
    Gershwin: An American in Paris

    FREE


Monday, May 16, 2016 in Newton Centre
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  • Newton Community Education’s Lifetime Learning (WC) (617-559-6994.) presents
  • Morgenlieder
  • Location: Wilson Chapel
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  • Thea Lobo, soprano; and Sylvia Berry, piano

    Schumann:
    Frauenliebe und -leben, Op. 42
    Des Sennen Abschied, Op. 79, No. 22,
    Schubert:
    Impromptu in A-flat major, Op. 142, No. 2
    Lieder

    $10 at the door.


Tuesday, May 17, 2016 in Boston
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  • King’s Chapel presents
  • Tuesday Concerts
  • Location: Kings Chapel
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  • Hathor Winds
    Program: Works by Carter, Klughardt, Hindemith

    Suggested $3 given to performers


Friday, May 20, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Cantata Singers presents
  • Cantata Singers
  • Location: First Church, Cambridge
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  • David Hoose, Music Director
    J.S. Bach: Komm, Jesu, komm
    Arvo Pärt: Adam’s Lament **Boston Premiere
    J.S. Bach: Lutheran Mass in A

    Pre-concert talk with Scott Allen Jarrett at 7pm


Friday, May 20, 2016 in Boston
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  • A Far Cry presents
  • All American
  • Location: Jordan Hall
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  • with ANTHONY MARWOOD, violin

    Mark O’Connor: Elevations
    Philip Glass: Company
    Derek Bermel: Murmurations (AFC co-commission)
    Leonard Bernstein: Serenade after Plato’s “Symposium”

    $60 – $20


Friday, May 20, 2016 in Concord
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  • Concord Orchestra (978-369-4967) presents
  • Call of the Outdoors
  • Location: 51 Walden Street, Concord, MA
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  • Richard Pittman, conductor; Maureen McMullan,vocal; Siri Smedvig, violin
    Bernie Hoffer, Climate Change
    Aaron Copland, An Outdoor Overture
    Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Flight of the Bumblebee
    Bedrich Smetana, From Bohemia’s Forests and Meadows
    Isaac Albeniz, Suite Espagnole, Op. 47 (Granada & Sevilla)
    Rodgers & Hammerstein, Oklahoma Selections
    John Philip Sousa, Stars & Stripes Forever


Friday, May 20, 2016 in Various
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  • Commonweath Lyric Theater presents
  • BORIS GODUNOV by M. Mussorgsky
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  • Commonwealth Lyric Theater Chorus and
    International Cast of Soloists

    at Opera Garden, 381 Dudley Rd., Newton, MA 02459

    Alexander Prokhorov – Stage Director
    Adrian Bryttan – Conductor

    piano accompaniment

    $45 online at or $50 at the door


Friday, May 20, 2016 in West Newton
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Saturday, May 21, 2016 in Boston
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  • Bay Colony Brass (OWC) presents
  • Operatic Brass
  • Location: Old West Church, 131 Cambridge St.
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  • Music Director Channing Yu leads the group in virtuosic brass arrangements of arias, overtures, dances, and scenes from the most popular operas, including The Magic Flute, The Barber of Seville, Carmen, and others.

    $15 general admission, $10 students/seniors. Free validated parking.


Saturday, May 21, 2016 in Lexington
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  • Concord Chorus presents
  • Mozart’s Requiem (completion by Robert Levin)
  • Location: Church of St. Brigid 1981 Massachusetts Avenue
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  • Mozart: Requiem
    Michael Schachter: Uriel (world premiere, commissioned for the 70th anniversary of the Concord Chorus)

    Teresa Wakim, soprano
    Margaret Lias, mezzo-soprano
    Charles Blandy, tenor
    Robery Honeysucker, baritone
    with professional orchestra
    Kevin Leong, conductor

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


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  • Commonwealth Chorale (617-527-7467) presents
  • Commonwealth Chorale
  • Location: Church of the Holy Name, 1689 Centre Street
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  • World premiere by Boston-area composer Richard St. Claire’s Dharma Chant. The Buddhist Oratorio, four-part a capella piece is based on spiritual texts, including the Buddha’s celebrated teachings on lovingkindness.


Saturday, May 21, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Convivium Musicum (HEC) (617-320-7445) presents
  • Music from The Regensburg Manuscript
  • Location: Harvard-Epworth Church 1555 Massachusetts Avenue
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  • The Regensburg Manuscript, a collection of six partbooks, is a significant collections of late-16th-century polyphony. with the 7 Hills Renaissance Wind Band in performances of works by Striggo, Monte, Utendal, and many more.


Saturday, May 21, 2016 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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  • Bloch: Baal Shem, Three Pictures of Chassidic Life for violin & piano
    Elena Firsova: Meditation in a Japanese Garden for flute, viola & piano
    Messiaen: Chants de terre et de ciel for soprano & piano
    David Ludwig: Haiku Catharsis for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano & percussion
    Saint-Saëns: Piano Trio No. 2 in e minor, Op. 92


Saturday, May 21, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Sarasa Chamber Music Ensemble (FME) (617-429-0332) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Friends Meeting House
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  • QUASI UNA FANTASIA

    Purcell Fantasias
    Britten Phantasy Quartet, Opus 2
    Thomas Vignieri, “My Mother on an Evening in Late Summer” ~ based on the poem by Mark Strand (World Premiere: Oboe, Harp, and String Quartet Version)
    Barber String Quartet, Opus 11 (showcasing the original setting of his famous Adagio for Strings)

    Haldan Martinson and Christina Day Martinson, violins
    Jenny Stirling, viola
    Timothy Merton and Jennifer Morsches, cellos
    Peggy Pearson, oboe
    Franziska Huhn, harp
    Aaron Engebreth, baritone

    General: $24 ⬪ Seniors: $20 ⬪ Students: $12 ⬪ Children under 12: Free


Saturday, May 21, 2016 in Concord
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  • Concord Orchestra (978-369-4967) presents
  • Call of the Outdoors
  • Location: 51 Walden Street, Concord, MA
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  • Richard Pittman, conductor; Maureen McMullan,vocal; Siri Smedvig, violin
    Bernie Hoffer, Climate Change
    Aaron Copland, An Outdoor Overture
    Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Flight of the Bumblebee
    Bedrich Smetana, From Bohemia’s Forests and Meadows
    Isaac Albeniz, Suite Espagnole, Op. 47 (Granada & Sevilla)
    Rodgers & Hammerstein, Oklahoma Selections
    John Philip Sousa, Stars & Stripes Forever


Saturday, May 21, 2016 in Newton Centre
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  • Metropolitan Chorale presents
  • Bach & Bernstein
  • Location: First Baptist Church, 848 Beacon Street
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  • Bach: Cantata 21, Ich hatte viel Bekummernis
    Bethany Worrell, soprano
    Adrian Jones, tenor
    Christopher Weigel, baritone

    Bernstein: Mass: concert selections
    Joshua Collier, tenor
    With singers from the Handel and Haydn Society’s Vocal Artists Program

    Preferred seating: $35; General seating: $25
    Student/Senior/WGBH member: $20
    Group seating: $15


Saturday, May 21, 2016 in Various
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  • Commonweath Lyric Theater presents
  • BORIS GODUNOV by M. Mussorgsky
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  • Commonwealth Lyric Theater Chorus and
    International Cast of Soloists

    at Opera Garden, 381 Dudley Rd., Newton, MA 02459

    Alexander Prokhorov – Stage Director
    Adrian Bryttan – Conductor

    piano accompaniment

    $45 online at or $50 at the door


Saturday, May 21, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Spectrum Singers (617-492-8902) presents
  • ENSEMBLE AUBADE
  • Location: First Church Congregational Cambridge
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  • John W. Ehrlich, Music Director
    Justin Thomas Blackwell, guest organist and pianist.

    Alfred Desenclos: Requiem (1963)
    Maurice Duruflé: Quatre Motets sur des Thèmes Grégoriens; Méditation
    Gabriel Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine, op. 11; Benedictus
    Olivier Messiaen: O Sacrum Convivium!; Le Banquet Céleste

    Pre-concert lecture by Steven Ledbetter at 7:00 PM.

    Tickets $15/$30/$45


Sunday, May 22, 2016 in Concord
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  • Concord Orchestra (978-369-4967) presents
  • Call of the Outdoors
  • Location: 51 Walden Street, Concord, MA
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  • Richard Pittman, conductor; Maureen McMullan,vocal; Siri Smedvig, violin
    Bernie Hoffer, Climate Change
    Aaron Copland, An Outdoor Overture
    Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Flight of the Bumblebee
    Bedrich Smetana, From Bohemia’s Forests and Meadows
    Isaac Albeniz, Suite Espagnole, Op. 47 (Granada & Sevilla)
    Rodgers & Hammerstein, Oklahoma Selections
    John Philip Sousa, Stars & Stripes Forever


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  • Frederick Historic Piano Collection ((978) 827-6232) presents
  • Historical Piano Concerts
  • Location: Ashburnham Community Church
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  • YI-HENG YANG,
    piano by Joh. Nepomuk Tröndlin, Leipzig (ca. 1830)

    Schubert: Sonata in c, D.958
    Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel: Vier Lieder for Piano, Op. 8
    Schumann: Sonata No. 1 in f#, Op. 11.

    $10.00 per adult. Children and students, free.


Sunday, May 22, 2016 in Concord
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  • Sarasa Chamber Music Ensemble (617-429-0332) presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: First Parish Church
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  • QUASI UNA FANTASIA

    Purcell Fantasias
    Britten Phantasy Quartet, Opus 2
    Thomas Vignieri, “My Mother on an Evening in Late Summer” ~ based on the poem by Mark Strand (World Premiere: Oboe, Harp, and String Quartet Version)
    Barber String Quartet, Opus 11 (showcasing the original setting of his famous Adagio for Strings)

    Haldan Martinson and Christina Day Martinson, violins
    Jenny Stirling, viola
    Timothy Merton and Jennifer Morsches, cellos
    Peggy Pearson, oboe
    Franziska Huhn, harp
    Aaron Engebreth, baritone

    General: $24 ⬪ Seniors: $20 ⬪ Students: $12 ⬪ Children under 12: Free


Sunday, May 22, 2016 in Brookline
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Monday, May 23, 2016 in Newton Centre
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  • Newton Community Education’s Lifetime Learning (WC) (617-559-6994.) presents
  • Revere Piano Quartet
  • Location: Wilson Chapel
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  • Jin-Kyung Joen, violin; Ronald Gorevic, viola; Eugene Kim, cello; Tae Kim, piano)

    Discussion, improvisation, and performance of Piano Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 87, by Antonin Dvorak

    $10


Tuesday, May 24, 2016 in Boston
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  • King’s Chapel presents
  • Tuesday Concerts
  • Location: Kings Chapel
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  • Kristiaan Seynhave (Belgium) plays the C.B. Fisk Organ
    Program: Works by J.S. Bach

    Suggested $3 given to performers


Tuesday, May 24, 2016 in Boston
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  • Winsor Music presents
  • Chamber Music
  • Location: Emmanuel Church of Boston
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  • George Li, piano; Peggy Pearson, oboe
    Gabriela Diaz, violin; Saul Bitran, violin
    James Buswell, viola; Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello
    Anthony D’Amico, double bass

    Brahms: Three Chorale Preludes
    Pinto-Correia: Dalla Legenda aurea (world premiere)
    Brahms: Quintet for piano and strings in f minor, Op. 34

    $20 regular, $10 senior/student (in advance)
    $30 regular, $15 senior/student (at the door)


Tuesday, May 24, 2016 in Various
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  • Commonweath Lyric Theater presents
  • BORIS GODUNOV by M. Mussorgsky
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  • Commonwealth Lyric Theater Chorus and Orchestra
    International Cast of Soloists

    at Newton City Hall, 1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton,

    Alexander Prokhorov – Stage Director
    Adrian Bryttan – Conductor

    with orchestra

    $45 online at or $50 at the door


Thursday, May 26, 2016 in West Newton
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  • Second Church in Newton presents
  • Grand Harmonie
  • Location: The Second Church in Newton, 60 Highland Street
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  • Brass Menagerie featuring music for 18th and 19th century brass and winds
    Grand Quartet of Jacques-Francois Gallay; Beethoven’s Drei Equali for four trombones; two of Mozart’s popular Divertimenti; and fanfares by C.P.E. Bach, and Salieri.

    $20 – $12


Thursday, May 26, 2016 in Various
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  • Commonweath Lyric Theater presents
  • BORIS GODUNOV by M. Mussorgsky
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  • Commonwealth Lyric Theater Chorus and Orchestra
    International Cast of Soloists

    at Newton City Hall, 1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton,

    Alexander Prokhorov – Stage Director
    Adrian Bryttan – Conductor

    with orchestra

    $45 online at or $50 at the door


Friday, May 27, 2016 in Dedham
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  • St. Paul’s Episcopal Church ((781) 326-4553) presents
  • Grand Harmonie
  • Location: 59 Court Street
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  • Fanfares by Salieri, C.P.E. Bach, Schiedemayr, Diabelli
    Mozart – Divertimentos in C K. 187 & 188
    Beethoven arr. Braun – Adagio from Septet op. 20
    Beethoven – Drei Equali
    J. F. Gallay – Grand Quartet

    $12 – $30


Friday, May 27, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • St. Peter’s Episcopal Church (617-547-7787) presents
  • Grand Harmonie
  • Location: 838 Massachusetts Ave
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  • Brass Menagerie featuring music for 18th and 19th century brass and winds
    Grand Quartet of Jacques-Francois Gallay; Beethoven’s Drei Equali for four trombones; two of Mozart’s popular Divertimenti; and fanfares by C.P.E. Bach, and Salieri.

    $20 – $12


Saturday, May 28, 2016 in Boston
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  • Boston Wagner Society (617-323-6088) presents
  • Siegfried Act One
  • Location: Old South Church, Copley Square
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  • Daniel Brenna, Siegfried
    Alan Held, the Wanderer (Wotan)
    David Cangelosi, Mime
    Jeffrey Brody, piano

    $30; members $25; students $10


Saturday, May 28, 2016 in Boston
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  • Les Enfants d’Orphée presents
  • Les Peines et les Plaisers
  • Location: First Lutheran Church, 299 Berkeley St
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  • Chamber Drama in the French Baroque
    Ian Pomerantz and Natasha Roule, Directors
    Emily Thorner, Soprano; Nathaniel Cox, Theorbo
    Na’ama Lion, Baroque Flute; Emily Dahl Irons, Baroque Violin; Ben Swartz, Viola da Gamba

    6:45 PM Interactive pre-concert lecture
    $15 General, $10 students/seniors
    Under 15 Free


Sunday, May 29, 2016 in Ashburnham
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  • Frederick Historic Piano Collection ((978) 827-6232) presents
  • Historical Piano Concerts
  • Location: Ashburnham Community Church
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  • GAIL OLSZEWSKI, piano by Muzio Clementi, London (1805)

    C.P.E. Bach: Cembalo-Sonate in g, Wq 65:17;
    John Field: Nocturne No. 15 in C, H.61
    Haydn:
    Andante with variations in f, Hob. XVII:6
    “London” Sonata No. 62 in Eb, Hob. XVI:52
    Dussek: from Douze leçons progressives, Op. 32
    Clementi: Fantasy with variations in C, Op. 48.

    $10.00 per adult. Children and students, free.


Tuesday, May 31, 2016 in Boston
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  • King’s Chapel presents
  • Tuesday Concerts
  • Location: Kings Chapel
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  • 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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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)


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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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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 Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • BRANDON RIDENOUR, trumpet & NAOMI KUDO, piano
  • Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street
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  • 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


Saturday, June 11, 2016 in Cambridge
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  • Ellipsis Trio (KH) (410-900-2070) presents
  • Boston Cello Quartet
  • Location: Killian Hall, MIT
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  • Antonin Dvořák: Piano Trio in F minor, Op. 65
    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 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)


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
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  • 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 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


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 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


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 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 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 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 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 Rockport
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  • Rockport Music presents
  • 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 Rockport
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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


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Thursday, July 7, 2016 in Lenox
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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
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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


Friday, July 8, 2016 in Lenox
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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


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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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)


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 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
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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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  • Chanticleer
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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


Saturday, July 23, 2016 in Lenox
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Sunday, July 24, 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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  • 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


Sunday, July 24, 2016 in Lenox
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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 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


Saturday, July 30, 2016 in Lenox
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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 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 Lenox
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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


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


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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  • 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)


Wednesday, August 17, 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 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 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


Wednesday, August 24, 2016 in Lenox
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  • Boston Symphony Tanglewood (SOH) (617-638-9267) presents
  • Jeremy Denk, piano
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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.


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


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