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CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL – All Concerts at Academy Art Museum (106 South St.)
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Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival 2024

This year’s Festival is generously sponsored by
Maxine Whalen Millar
Norman and Ellen Plummer

Chesapeake Music is grateful for their support.

All program selections are subject to change.

Personal Perspectives

Week 1 – New Venue: Academy Art Museum (106 South St.)

Saturday, June 8 at 7:30 pm
Doors open at 6:45 pm
Duration: approx. 2 hours including intermission
Price: $70. See ticket panel for specially priced tickets

Personal Perspectives
The concert opens with Mozart’s brilliant Duo for Violin and Viola showcasing  Catherine Cho and husband Todd Phillips. Discover composer Reena Esmail, in Zeher (Poison in Hindustani), a short work commissioned by the Aizuri Quartet, which combines Indian and Western musical traditions. And delight in Schubert’s Piano Trio No. 1, a cheerful and lyrical work,  composed a year before his death, a poignant reminder of Schubert’s genius.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Duo for Violin and Viola No. 1 in G Major, K. 423
Catherine Cho, Todd Phillips

Reena Esmail (b. 1983)
Zeher (Poison) for String Quartet
Aizuri Quartet


Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat Major, D. 898
Robert McDonald, Catherine Cho, Marcy Rosen


This concert is generously sponsored by
Benson and Mangold Real Estate
C. Frances Weems
Chesapeake Music is grateful for their support.

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