First Concert of the 59th (2017-2018) Season
Green Mountain Chamber Players
Festival director and violinist, Kevin Lawrence, brings a faculty piano trio from the Vermont Festival to play Beethoven's Fourteen Variations in E flat major, Op. 44; Brahms' Trio in B major, Op. 8; and the Cleveland Premiere of A Hundred Ways by Evan Chamber. The Green Mountain Chamber Players are Kevin Lawrence on violin, Brooks Whitehouse on cello, and Clara Yang on piano.
Second Concert of the 59th (2017-2018) Season
"Dorian Wind Quintet"
Formed in 1961, America’s premier woodwind quintet has performed in 48 states, toured Europe 18 times, played throughout the Middle East and Asia, and was the first woodwind quintet ever presented at Carnegie Hall.
Third Concert of the 59th (2017-2018) Season
Through the acclaim of many critics and its victories in prestigious competitions the Bennewitz Quartet, hailing from the Czech Republic, has become known as one of the top international chamber ensembles.
Fourth Concert of the 59th (2017-2018) Season
Allan Ware, Clarinet, and the Ciompi String Quartet
Allan Ware, internationally known clarinetist, has performed for decades in over 30 countries and often collaborates with the Ciompi String Quartet, Duke University’s resident quartet.
Final Concert of the 59th (2017-2018) Season
Peter Otto, Violin, and Friends
Peter Otto, The Cleveland Orchestra’s First Associate Concertmaster, and friends including Trina Bourne, Principal Harp, will enchant us with a varied program highlighted by Camille Saint Saën’s Fantasy for Violin and Harp.