ChamberFest concerts begin Saturday

  • Worcester Chamber Music Society (WCMS) presents a series of 3 concerts as part of its Summer ChamberFest, performed by core members of WCMS along with guest arrtists. Performances will take place July 9th, 14th, and 16th at 8:00 p.m. in air conditioned Gordon Hall at the First Baptist Church in Worcester.

    First Baptist Church/Gordon Hall, 111 Park Avenue, Worcester
    All summer festival concerts will begin at 8 (60 minutes, no intermission) with a pre-concert talk at 7:30 p.m.

    Saturday, July 9 | Concert 1
    Shostakovich Piano Trio No 2 in E minor, op. 67
    Brahms Horn Trio in Eb Major, op. 40
    Guest: Jean Jeffries, French horn

    Thursday, July 14 | Concert 2
    Corelli Concerto Grosso tbd
    Schubert String Quintet in C Major, D. 956
    Guest: Mark Mummert, harpsichord

    Saturday, July 16 | Concert 3
    Pärt Fratres for viola and piano
    Schubert String Trio in Bb Major, D. 471
    McGinn “A Tad Low Strung” for Viola and Piano
    Beethoven Sonata for Cello and Piano in D Major, op. 102 no. 2

    Ticket Prices:
    Adults $30, Students $10, EBT/WIC $5, Youth under 17 free

    Festival Pass $72 (all 3 concerts at 20% savings)

    Information and tickets for this concert are available on the ensemble’s website, or by calling the office at (508) 926-8624.