Gryphon Trio – Enhance your concert experience!

Gryphon Trio – Enhance your concert experience!

On Friday, April 25, the Gryphon Trio will perform at Faith UCC in Center Valley, as part of the 62nd season of the Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem. This will be the third appearance of the Gryphon on the CMSOB stage. The program for this concert will include: Haydn Piano Trio in C Major, H. XV:27 Dvořák Piano Trio No…. Read more →

CMSOB Monthly Mix on Spotify - March 2014

CMSOB Monthly Mix on Spotify – March 2014

This month’s music mix provides a hint at who will be appearing on the CMSOB stage during the 2014-15 season. First up we have the Horszowski Trio playing a contemporary work, Lonesome Roads, by American composer, Dan Visconti. Also included in this month’s mix are performances by the Auryn Quartet and the Vienna Piano Trio. We hope you are looking… Read more →

CMSOB Monthly Mix on Spotify - January 2014

CMSOB Monthly Mix on Spotify – January 2014

This month’s mix features the Julliard String Quartet. First up is the Schumann Quintet for Piano and Strings in E-Flat Major, Op. 44 with Leonard Bernstein at the piano. Our audiences provide exciting feedback on contemporary works, so we close out this month’s mix with two contemporary works – Shostakovitch String Quartet No. 3 and the Bartok String Quartet No…. Read more →

CMSOB Monthly Mix on Spotify - December 2013

CMSOB Monthly Mix on Spotify – December 2013

Chamber music comes in many forms – string quartets, piano trios as well as other string and wind combinations. This month’s Music Mix features a famous string quintet, piano trio and a work for wind quintet. Schubert – Quintet in A Major, Die Forelle (“The Trout”), D. 667 Smetana – Piano Trio in G Minor, Op. 15 Hindemith – Kleine… Read more →

CMSOB Monthly Mix on Spotify - November 2013

CMSOB Monthly Mix on Spotify – November 2013

For our second CMSOB Monthly Mix, we feature chamber works that include a lesser-know string quartet by Verdi and a pair of piano quartets by Turina and Brahms. Verdi – String Quartet in E Minor Turina – Piano Quartet in A Minor, Op. 67 Brahms – Quartet No. 2 in A Major for Piano and String, Op. 26 Listen to… Read more →

Modigliani Quartet - Resources to enhance your concert experience!

Modigliani Quartet – Resources to enhance your concert experience!

On Friday, November 8, the Modigliani Quartet will perform at Moravian College, Foy Concert Hall, as part of the 62nd season of the Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem. This will be the first appearance of the Modigliani. The program for this concert will include: Haydn String Quartet in G Major, Op. 76, No. 1, H. III:75 Dohnányi String Quartet No…. Read more →

Featured Curtain Warmer Performance - November 8: Young People's Philharmonic Brass Quintet

Featured Curtain Warmer Performance – November 8: Young People’s Philharmonic Brass Quintet

The featured curtain warmer performance for our November 8 concert will be played by the Young People’s Philharmonic Brass Quintet. Please arrive early (between 7:00 and 7:10 PM) to hear these young chamber music performers! The Quintet will be playing Three Pieces by Ludwig Maurer (1789-1878) Quintet members include: Liam McKenna, Jamie O’Brien, Trumpets Kelly Hofstaedter, French Horn Andrew King,… Read more →

Peabody Trio - Resources to enhance your concert experience!

Peabody Trio – Resources to enhance your concert experience!

On Sunday, October 13, the Peabody Trio will perform at Muhlenberg College, Baker Theater, as part of the 62nd season of the Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem. This will be the 4th appearance of the Peabody. They have previously performed for us in 1992, 2008 and 2010. The program for this concert will include: Beethoven Piano Trio No. 1 in… Read more →

CMSOB Monthly Mix on Spotify - October 2013

CMSOB Monthly Mix on Spotify – October 2013

Some of our most popular concerts have been piano trios or small ensembles featuring piano. For the first CMSOB Monthly Mix, we feature chamber works that include piano as part of the instrumentation. Arensky: Piano Trio No. 1, Op. 32 Faure: Trio in D Minor, Op. 120 Shostakovich: Piano Quintet in G Minor, Op. 57 Listen to the October CMSOB… Read more →