Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem

Jasper Quartet with Gilles Vonsattel, Piano – Friday, May 17, 2019

Jasper Quartet with Gilles Vonsattel, Piano – Friday, May 17, 2019

Friday, May 17, 2019 7:30 PM Foy Concert Hall, Moravian College Haydn Quartet in C Major, Op. 76, No. 3, “Emperor” Akira Nishimura String Quartet No. 2, “Pulse of the Lights” (1992) Dvořák Piano Quintet No. 2 in A Major, Op. 81 Formed by undergraduates at Oberlin College and Conservatory in 2004, growing through studies at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, and… Read more →

2018-19 CMSOB Season Announced!

2018-19 CMSOB Season Announced!

The Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem invites you to experience the performances of world-class ensembles as it celebrates its 67th anniversary with the 2018-19 Season. We are privileged to present a series of seven concerts, which include the highly anticipated return of several audience favorites and a warm welcome to others for their first introduction to our audience. Be sure to… Read more →

Program Notes: Signum Quartet – February 10, 2017

This evening’s program features an imaginative array of repertoire assembled by the Signum. The artists develop the idea of the fugue in string quartets beginning with Mozart’s arrangement from Bach’s Well-Tempered Clavier and ending with the stunning finale of Beethoven’s Op. 59/3. Between these bookends, we hear Mozart’s “Hunt” quartet and a contrasting modern “Hunt” quartet from German composer Jörg… Read more →

The Verona Quartet - February 10, 2017

The Verona Quartet – February 10, 2017

Friday, February 10, 2017 7:30 PM Moravian College, Foy Concert Hall Mozart:  String Quartet No. 23 in F major, K.590 (“Prussian”) Michael Gilbertson: “Quartet” (written for Verona Quartet; Finalist for 2018 Pulitzer Prize) Mendelssohn: String Quartet, Op. 44/2 Hailed by The New York Times as an “outstanding ensemble,” the Verona Quartet is dedicated to showcasing the art form of the string… Read more →

Aizuri Quartet – Friday, October 14, 2016

Friday, October 14, 2016 7:30 PM Moravian College, Foy Concert Hall Mozart String Quartet No. 14 in G Major, K 387 Wiancko Lift (2016) (Aizuri commission) Mendelssohn String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, Op. 13 Philadelphia-based, world-traveled, and cosmically-attuned, the Aizuri Quartet has established an impressive reputation and pursued unexpected projects in the short time since its 2012 inception…. Read more →

Listen to Trio Solisti on Spotify!

Join us to hear the Trio Solisti perform at Moravian College, Foy Hall on Friday, September 16, 2016. Beethoven Piano Trio No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 1, No. 2 Turina Piano Trio No. 2 in B Minor, Op. 76 Liebermann Piano Trio No. 3 Op. 122 (2012) (Trio Solisti commission) Arensky Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Op…. Read more →