Welcome to the eighth season of CMSCVA. Once again we welcome guest musicians from all over the world to join us for eight events celebrating four centuries of classical chamber music.
Save the dates for the following exciting events in 2013.
Special Event: "Chaconnes for Solo Cello" Sunday, April 28, 7:30pm AVA Restaurant and Wine Bar
103 W. Beverley Street
Staunton, Virginia Cover: $10 Adults, $5 Students
CMSCVA Artistic Director James Wilson appears in an encore of his Richmond solo recital in Staunton, Virginia in the hip and intimate setting of AVA. The program features pieces for unaccompanied cello by Bach, Britten, Walton and Klengel. Food and drink available. Proceeds benefit the Chamber Music Society.
2013 Richmond Festival of Music: Revolutionary and Banned May 16–22, 2013
Six concerts chamber music that changed history and challenged authority! Performing on period instruments, modern instruments and electronics will be 15 musicians from across the USA and Europe. Festival highlights include the first string quartet by Haydn, Beethoven’s "Eroica," music by father/son J.S. and C.P.E. Bach, chance music by John Cage, Schoenberg’s brilliant "Kammersinfonie," and music for flute and electronics by Richmond’s own Benjamin Broening.