The South Coast Chamber Music Series presents two performances of “Fire Up the Samovar” on March 14 & 15. The program includes Tchaikovsky’s Chanson Triste, Borodin’s String Quartet No. 2 in D Major, Glazunov’s Élégie for Viola and Piano, Rachmaninoff’s String Quartet No. 1, and Arensky’s Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor. Musicians featured include Janice Weber, piano; Piotr Buczek and EmmaLee Holmes-Hicks, violin; Don Krishnaswami, viola; and Timothy Roberts, cello.
Saturday’s concert will take place at 5pm at St. Gabriel Church, 124 Front Street, Marion. Sunday’s concert will take place at 4pm at Grace Episcopal Church, 133 School Street, New Bedford. Tickets are $20 at the door.
The Chamber Series will wrap up its inaugural season on April 25 & 26 when it presents “The More the Merrier.” For more info, visit www.nbsymphony.org.
The NBSO is a professional orchestra that annually presents a 7-concert series of classical and pops music with prize-winning guest artists from around the world, as well as a 4-concert chamber music series. In addition, the NBSO’s innovative and highly regarded music education programs reach 30,000 students each year. The NBSO is dedicated to building a community of music in the South Coast. Visit www.nbsymphony.org for more information.