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Listen to a 358 Year-Old Guaneri Violin at March 4 ‘Baroque Feast’ Concert

Listen to a 358 Year-Old Guaneri Violin at March 4 ‘Baroque Feast’ Concert

One of the world’s premier Baroque violinists, Elizabeth Blumenstock, will play a 358-year old violin during a concert at Centrum on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 2 p.m. The violin’s presence here will represent a reunion of sorts, as Centrum Executive Director Robert Birman helped acquire the instrument for Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in San Francisco when


October 8: American Brass Quintet

Sunday, October 8, 2017 2pm, Joseph F. Wheeler Theater Sponsored by Renate Wheeler   Program Suite of Elizabethan and Jacobean consort music Suite from 19th Century Russia Anders Hillborg – Brass Quintet Steven Franklin – Three Romances (composed for ABQ and Aspen Music Festival) Suite of canons of the 16th Century Joan Tower – Copperwave

Miro Quartet This Saturday 7:30 p.m.

Miró Quartet Saturday, June 10, 2017 7:30pm, Joseph F. Wheeler Theater Sponsored by Nelly and Jim Tretter Haydn – Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 71, No. 3 Dvorák – Selections from “Cypresses,” B152 Dvorák – Piano Quintet in A major, Op. 81 (with Lucinda Carver) Formed in 1995, the Miró Quartet is consistently praised for

Applications Now Accepted for 2017 Chamber Music Workshop

Applications are now being accepted for Centrum’s 2017 Port Townsend Chamber Music Workshop, June 4-11, 2017 at Fort Worden. The workshop is an intensive week-long chamber music experience offered to two string quartets and two pianists, and is structured to further the careers of promising and emerging pre-professional musicians. Two string quartets and two pianists will

January 15: City of Angels Ensemble

Sunday, January 15, 2017 2pm, Joseph F. Wheeler Theater Sponsored by Anne and Dick Schneider   Strauss – Andante in F for Horn and Piano (Op. Posth.) Poulenc – Trio for Oboe, Bassoon and Piano, Op. 43 Schumann – Fantasiestücke for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 73 Jacques Ibert – Cinq Pieces en Trio for Oboe,