Neskowin Chamber Music
Season tickets are now on sale for the seven concerts in the Neskowin Chamber Music series as it begins its twenty-sixth season with an appearance by the Ying Quartet on October 13th at Camp Winema.
The Yings, three siblings and another player, perform a mix of classical and modern pieces. They are also noted for their goal of bringing chamber music to small towns and a variety of venues, from schools to juvenile prisons, and even the White House.
November 3, 2019–Borealis Wind Quintet players use an oboe, flute, bassoon, clarinet, and horn to present a mix of classical pieces, opera arias, and works for piano and winds. They were nominated for a Grammy in 2008.
January 19, 2020—Gould Piano Trio with Robert Plane, clarinet, got its start twenty-five years ago in Australia and has toured extensively throughout the world in the years since, both performing and conducting master classes in the U.S. and overseas.
February 9, 2020—Miro Quartet has also appeared in venues around the world in its twenty-five years of existence. Based in Austin, Texas, the group specializes in finding new ways to explain the tradition of classical music to all types of audiences.
March 1, 2020—Alexander String Quartet, formed in 1981, gained early fame as the first American quartet to win the London International String Quartet Competition. Since then, the ensemble has played throughout the U.S. and Europe, noted for their interpretation of the works of Beethoven, Mozart, and Shostakovich.
April 5, 2020—William Howard is considered one of Britain’s leading pianists. He has appeared in over 40 countries as a soloist, chamber musician, and instrumentalist. He founded the Shubert Ensemble in 1983 and played with that organization for its thirty-five year existence.
May 17, 2020—Vieness Duo Piano will bring something new to Neskowin audiences. “One piano, four hands” will present German pianist Eva Schaumkell and Indian-American pianist Vijay Venkatesh playing one piano. Both have won many competitions and various fellowships and awards.
Season tickets for Neskowin Chamber Music are $110; single tickets are $25. For more information, check the website, www.neskowinchambermusic.org or call 503-965-6499.
Concerts begin at 3 p.m. at Camp Winema, three miles north of Neskowin, just off Highway 101.