2018 FESTIVAL CONCERTS
Saturday evenings at 7:30
June 23 and 30, July 7 and 14
Chamber music performed by faculty and guest musicians.
General Admission: Adults $25; Students and children $10
Advance Purchase Discount: Adults $20
purchase online or by phone prior to 2pm the day of the concert
Riley Center for the Arts at Burr and Burton Academy
143 Seminary Avenue, Manchester, Vermont
New for 2018!! Summer Passes
In addition to individual ticket purchases, we offer two pass options, with a special gift for early-bird purchases before May 15.
After May 15, season passes will still be available until our Festival Opening Concert on June 23, but we cannot guarantee availability of the free gift. Learn more/buy passes
Saturday, June 23
OPENING CONCERT: Beethoven, String Quartet in F Major, Op. 18, No. 1; Yi-Wen Jiang, Selections from Chinasong; Mendelssohn, String Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20
THE SHANGHAI QUARTET: Weigang Li and Yi-Wen Jiang, violins, Honggang Li, viola, Nicholas Tzavaras, cello. Heather Braun-Bakken and Joana Genova, violins; Ariel Rudiakov, viola; Thomas Landschoot, cello.
Saturday, June 30
CONCERT II: Elgar, Introduction and Allegro for Strings, Op. 47; Turina, Piano Quartet in A Minor, Op. 67; Harrison, Varied Trio for Violin, Piano and Percussion; Beethoven, String Quartet Op.59, No. 1, “Rasumovsky"
ENSO STRING QUARTET: Susie Park and Ken Hamao, violins, Melissa Reardon, viola, Richard Belcher, cello. Matthew Gold, percussion; Joana Genova, violin; Ariel Rudiakov, viola; Thomas Landschoot, cello; Steven Moran, double bass; Jon Klibonoff, piano. Featuring students from our Chamber Music Intensive.
Saturday, July 7
CONCERT III: Mozart, String Quintet in C Minor, K.406; Ravel, Piano Trio in A Minor; Vaughan Williams, Piano Quintet in C Minor
HORSZOWSKI TRIO: Jesse Mills, violin; Raman Ramakrishnan, cello; Rieko Aizawa, piano.
Joana Genova, violin; Amadi Azikiwe and Ariel Rudiakov, violas; Steven Moran, double bass
Saturday, July 14
CONCERT IV: Debussy, String Quartet in G Minor, Op. 10; Brahms, String Sextet in B-flat Major, Op.18
THE INDIANAPOLIS QUARTET: Zachary DePue and Joana Genova, violins; Michael Isaac Strauss, viola; Austin Huntington, cello.
Ariel Rudiakov, viola; Sophie Shao, cello