CWW: So Many Concerts

There are a bunch of free classical music concerts coming up…

Thursday, February 13
12:00 PM
Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Assumption College

Friday, February 14 (cheapest Valentine’s date ever)
12:00 PM-1:00 PM
John and Kay Basset Vistors Center, Clark University

Peter Sulski: JS Bach The Complete Solo String Works, Part six

Friday, February 14 (another cheap Valentine’s date)
5:30 PM-6:30 PM
Straight Up Café, 795 Main Street

Music on Main is a new community concert series featuring musicians and friends of the Worcester Chamber Music Society in non-traditional neighborhood venues. The one-hour concerts are free, informal, and focus on the Main South community. Kids, first-timers and seasoned concert-goers are all welcome. Our first concert will feature Peter Sulski, viola and Ariana Falk, cello performing duos of Bach, Bartok and Kodaly.

Friday, February 14 (just keep taking your Valentine to free classical music concerts around the city)
7:30 PM-9:00 PM
UMass Medical Center: Aaron Lazare Medical Research Building

The Seven Hills Symphony‘s Winter (Valentine’s Day) Concert will feature an all Romantic program. The concert will showcase the winner and runner-up of SHS’s concerto competition. Winner Spencer Kim will be the soloist for the first movement of Dvorak’s Cello Concerto and runner-up Miranda Waltz-Peters will be the soloist for the first movement of Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1. SHS will also play the Sleeping Beauty Waltz by Tchaikovsky, the Love Music from “Boris Gudinov” by Mussorgsky and the fourth movement from Dvorak’s Symphony No. 8.


This concert excites me to no end — I think this sounds so awesome and I’m not just saying that because I love Haydn:

Wednesday, February 19, 4:30 PM-6:30 PM (pre-concert talk), 7:30 PM-9:30 PM (concert), Razzo Hall, Clark University

Sylvia Berry (fortepianist) and Dale Munschy (keyboard technician and restorer) will explore the story and legacy of changing tuning systems and keyboard instruments in in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Berry will then perform a recital of Haydn’s late keyboard works.

Thursday, February 20
12:00 PM
Chapel of the Holy Spirit, Assumption College

Cynthia Huard, harpsichord