Past Seasons


Emily Cooley, composer

Emily Cooley, composer

A Trio of Trios

November 8, 2018 7:30 pm

Ernst von Dohnányi  |  Serenade for string trio in C major, Op 10
Emily Cooley  |  Street Haunting
J.S. Bach/D. Sitkovetsky  | Goldberg Variations arr. for String Trio

Patrick Castillo, composer

Patrick Castillo, composer

Sunrise to Sunset

December 6, 2018 7:30 pm

Joseph Haydn | Quartet in B♭ major, Op. 76 No. 4 “Sunrise”
Joan Tower | Wild Purple, for solo viola
Patrick Castillo | The Way Things Work, for violin and cello
Bedřich Smetana  |  Quartet No 1 in E minor From my Life

Shelley Washington,  composer

Shelley Washington, composer

Wild Summer

February 21, 2019 7:30 pm

Joseph Haydn  |  Quartet in E♭ major Op. 64 No. 6
Joan Tower | Wild Summer (Philadelphia premiere)
Shelley Washington  |  Middleground
Ludwig van Beethoven  |  Quartet in F major Op. 59 No. 1


David Yang,  viola

David Yang, viola

A celebration of Spring

May 9, 2019 7:30 pm

Scott Ordway  |  The Sky Itself Was In This Very Room
Akira Nishimura | Azure Dragon*
Joan Tower | Wild Summer*
Antonín Dvořák  | String Quintet in E♭ major, Op. 97
with David Yang, viola
*the first performance on one program of more than one of the Seasons from our Four Seasons | Four Composers project.

Scott Ordway,  composer

Scott Ordway, composer


Family Concert

May 11, 2019 10:30 AM

Program to be announced from stage

A one hour concert for children and adults of all ages featuring a selection of our favorite music including Philadelphia composers, and involving the audience in discussion and participation. Presented in partnership with the Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting. Reception to follow.