Three Evenings of Chamber Music in the Forecourt
AUGUST 15 AT 6:00 PM – SOLD OUT
AUGUST 22 AT 6:00 PM – SOLD OUT
SEPTEMBER 5 AT 6:00 PM – SOLD OUT
We are pleased to present three evenings of chamber music performed by renowned artists from the region, including former members of the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the first clarinetist of the Metropolitan Opera.
Each concert will include a composition by Beethoven, in honor of his 250th birthday. The series has been curated by John Perkel, former BSO and Tanglewood Music Center Librarian.
This series has been generously underwritten by
Richard and Carol Seltzer.
All proceeds will support free admission to our gardens and grounds for our 2020 season.
Saturday, August 15
Rain date Sunday, August 16
Robyn Quinnett and Peter Zazofsky, violins; Marka Gustavsson, viola; Ronald Feldman, cello
Mozart – Duo No. 1for violin and viola in G major, K. 423
Beethoven – String quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op. 95 (Serioso)
Saturday, August 22
Rain date Sunday, August 23
Robyn Quinnett, violin; Marka Gustavsson, viola; Ronald Feldman, cello
Bach – Gigues from unaccompanied cello suites No. 1 in G major, No. 2 in D minor, and No. 3 in C major
Copland – Elegies for violin and viola
Schubert – String trio in B flat, D. 471
Beethoven – String trio in G major, Op. 9 No. 1
Saturday, September 5
Rain date Sunday, September 6
Robyn Quinnett and Peter Zazofsky, violins; Marka Gustavsson, viola; Ronald Feldman, cello; Anton Rist, clarinet
Beethoven – String trio in C minor, Op. 9 No. 3
Brahms – Clarinet quintet in B minor, Op. 115
Programs and artists subject to change.
In compliance with public health requirements, physical distancing, the wearing of masks, and other safety measures will be required at the concerts. The series will be held outdoors in the Forecourt of the Main House; limited parking for those with accessibility needs will be available.