2017 Season

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PCMF @ SPACE

Variations on Light

Monday, January 9, 2017 at 7:30 PM

SPACE Gallery | Portland

Andy Vores Dark Days (2016)*

Mark Berger Spell for Flute and String Trio (2009) 

Amy Beach Theme and Variations for Flute and String Quartet 

Andrew Norman Light Screens for Flute and String Trio (2002)

*world premiere

Mark Berger, viola    Sarah Brady, flute    Gabriela Diaz, violin    Jennifer Elowitch, violin    Joshua Gordon, cello

 

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Salon Series

Being Music

Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 6 PM

Private Home | Portland

Samuel Barber Dover Beach, Op. 3

Charles Fussell Being Music (1993)

Leos Janáček String Quartet No. 1, "Kreutzer Sonata"

Arneis QuartetHeather Braun, Rose Drucker, violins; Daniel Doña, viola; Agnes Kim, cello    David Kravitz, baritone

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Special Event

Annual Spring Benefit

Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 5 PM

Private Home | Cumberland Foreside 

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Opening Night Celebration

Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Hannaford Hall, USM | Portland

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Horn Quintet in E-flat Major, K. 407

Jessica Meyer But Not Until (2014)

Ernő Dohnányi Sextet in C Major, Op. 37 

Jennifer Elowitch, violin    Benjamin Fingland, clarinet    Trevor Handy, cello    Henry Kramer, piano    Anna Lim, violin    Jessica Meyer, viola    Patrick Pridemore, horn    Melissa Reardon, viola    Brant Taylor, cello    

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Mendelssohn, Synchronisms & Elgar

Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Hannaford Hall, USM | Portland

Felix Mendelssohn String Quintet No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 87

Mario Davidovsky Synchronisms No. 12 (2006)

Edward Elgar Piano Quintet in A Minor, Op. 84

Gabriela Diaz, violin    Jennifer Elowitch, violin    Benjamin Fingland, clarinet    Trevor Handy, cello    Henry Kramer, piano    Anna Lim, violin    Jessica Meyer, viola    Melissa Reardon, viola    Brant Taylor, cello    

Family Concert 2019

Community Connections

Family Concert: Feeling Groovy - The Many Moods of Music

Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 10 AM

Hannaford Hall, USM | Portland

Jennifer Elowitch, violin    Sunghae Anna Lim, violin    Jessica Meyer, viola    Trevor Handy, cello

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Phantasy Quintet and Brahms Trio

Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Hannaford Hall, USM | Portland

Ralph Vaughan Williams Phantasy Quintet

Brett Dean String Quartet No. 2, "And Once I Played Ophelia" (2013)

Johannes Brahms Trio in A Minor, Op. 114 

Tony Arnold, soprano    Susannah Chapman, cello    Jennifer Elowitch, violin    Katherine Fong, violin    David McCaroll, violin    Todd Palmer, clarinet    Harumi Rhodes, violin    Carol Rodland, viola    Dov Scheindlin, viola    Peter Stumpf, cello    Diane Walsh, piano

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Season Finale: Songs and Serenades

Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Hannaford Hall, USM | Portland

Alban Berg Seven Early Songs

David Bruce Gumboots (2008)

Antonín Dvořák Serenade for Strings in E Major, Op. 22

Tony Arnold, soprano    William Blossom, double bass    Susannah Chapman, cello    Jennifer Elowitch, violin    Katherine Fong, violin    Lydia Forbes, violin    Tracey Jasas-Hardel, violin    David McCaroll, violin    Kirsten Monke, viola    Todd Palmer, clarinet    Harumi Rhodes, violin    Carol Rodland, viola    Dov Scheindlin, viola    Peter Stumpf, cello    Diane Walsh, piano

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Salon Series

Diane Walsh at Casa Crewe

Friday, September 8, 2017 at 7 PM

Private Home | Portland

Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata in F-sharp Major, Op. 78

Frederic Chopin Ballade No. 3 in A-flat Major, Op. 47

Robert Schumann “Träumerei” from Kinderszenen

Claude Debussy “Golliwog’s Cakewalk” from Children’s Corner

Debussy Images, Book I

William Bolcom Three Rags

Diane Walsh, piano

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Salon Series

Mediterranean Muses

Thursday, September 17, 2017 at 7 PM

Private Home | Portland

Niccolò Paganini Sonata Concertata in A for Violin and Guitar, M.S. 2

Luigi Boccherini Quintet No. 4 in D Minor for Guitar and String Quartet

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco Quintette for Guitar and String Quartet, Op. 143

Jose Lezcano Mojito, Guitar and String Quartet (2017)*

*world premiere

Mark Berger, viola    Heidi Braun-Hill, violin    Jennifer Elowitch, violin    José Manuel Lezcano, guitar    Rhonda Rider, cello

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Salon Series

Music from the Heart:

Bach, Vivaldi and Dvořák

Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Congregation Bet Ha'am | South Portland

Antonín ​Dvořák Terzetto, ​Op.​ 74​

J.S. Bach Cantata “Non sa che sia dolore,” BWV 209

Frank Martin Quatre ​Sonnets ​à​ Cassandre

Antonio Vivaldi “Laudamus Te” from Gloria

J.S. Bach “Wir eilen” from Jesu, der du meine Seele, BWV 78

Jonathan Bagg, viola    Robert Burkhart, cello    Ilana Davidson, soprano    Gabriela Diaz, violin    Jered Egan, double bass    Jennifer Elowitch, violin    Laura Gilbert, flute    Jazimina MacNeil, mezzo-soprano    Emely Phelps, keyboard