Sunday, August 1, 2010

Chamber Players' Interlude 2010

The Richmond Chamber Players’ Interlude series returns this month with Sunday afternoon concerts at 3 p.m. Aug. 8, 15, 22 and 29 at Bon Air Presbyterian Church, 9201 W. Huguenot Road.

Joining pianist and artistic director John Walter are violinists Catherine Cary and Susy Yim, violist Stephen Schmidt, cellist Neal Cary, flutist Mary Boodell, oboist Gustav Highstein, clarinetist David Niethamer, bassoonist Jonathan Friedman and tenor Tracey Welborn.

Series tickets are $64, or $56 for seniors and students. Single tickets are $18, or $16 for seniors and students. For reservations or details, call (804) 272-7514, ext. 312.

Interlude 2010 programs:

Aug. 8 – Vaughan Williams: "Ten Blake Songs" for tenor and oboe; Rebecca Clark: Viola Sonata; Vaughan Williams: Piano Quintet.

Aug. 15 – Milhaud: "Le Cheminée du Roi René" for woodwind quintet; Poulenc: Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano; Debussy: String Quartet.

Aug. 22 – Schumann: String Quartet in A major, Op. 41, No. 3; Brahms: Clarinet Sonata in F minor, Op. 120, No. 1; Chopin: Piano Trio in G minor.

Aug. 29 – William Grant Still: “Lyric” String Quartet; Randall Thompson: Suite for oboe, clarinet and viola; Jennifer Higdon: Piano Trio; Dvořák: String Quartet in F major, Op. 96 (“American”).