2016 Season

2016 preseason special

Friday, April 29th, at 7:30 pm Delaware Valley HS Auditorium in Milford, PA

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, DUKE!

Joseph Boga, trumpet, with the Joseph Boga Octet           

DVHS & DVMS  jazz bands under Lance Rauh

This special concert on the birth date of a prodigious Duke Ellington also featured music of his incredibly talented associate, Billy Strayhorn.  

 

2016 Season

All events took place at the historic Milford Theater,
114 East Catharine Street in Milford, PA, at 7:30 pm
unless noted otherwise.

 

Saturday, May 21
WHEN ART MEETS MUSIC: Impressionism
Mischa Bouvier, baritone                                                

Irina Nuzova, pianist  

Yosif Feigelson, cellist

Music of Faure, Debussy, Ravel, Lili Boulanger and Charles Griffes. Slide show of the Impressionist paintings   see concert clip

 

Saturday, June 18 

FLAMENCO, OLD & NEW

The acclaimed flamenco guitarist Juanito Pascual with the Juanito Pascual New Flamenco Trio, and a special guest, singer/dancer Barbara Martinez     

see video clip

 

Saturday, July 9 Grey Towers N.H.S. at 5:30 pm

FROM BACH TO BRAZIL

One of the leading mandolin duos, Caterina Lichtenberg and Mike Marshall, played Bach, Vivaldi, Leone, Calace, and their own works  video

 

Sunday, July 10 Hawley Silk Mill at 4:30 pm

FROM BACH TO TANGO

Celebrated flutist Allison Kiger returns to NE Pennsylvania with  guitarist, Jordan Dodson, offered Bach's Partita in a minor, Haydn's Serenade, an intriguing Piazzolla's History of the Tango, and other captivating music.

 

NEW!  Saturday, August 6th                                         

CLASSICAL MUSIC CELEBRATION IN MILFORD, PA

Free on the streets of the historic district. Participants: 

Brass QuintessenceShanghai Strings,

Carla Auld and Elise Carter flute duo,

Tri-State Chorale and Montero-Fisher Duo, representing NYC, Hudson Valley, New Jersey and NE Pennsylvania. From noon to 5 pm. An evening concert at the Milford Theatre at 7:30 pm.  see flyer  pics video

 

Saturday, August 20 Grey Towers N.H.S. at 5:30 pm

Sunday, August 21 Hawley Silk Mill at 4:30 pm
THE SOUL OF IRELAND

Nuala Kennedy (flute, vocals) and Eamon O'Leary (guitar, bouzouki, vocals)  

"‚Ķlyrically fresh, harmonically rich and presented with magnificent ease" - The Irish Times  video clip                    

 

Saturday, September 17

SULTANS' MAGIC RIDE

The renowned Canadian band, Sultans of the String, took you on a musical tour around the globe  concert clip

 

Saturday, October 8

PETER & THE WOLF, AND A SOLDIER'S TALE

The widely praised Zodiac Trio  and noted radio personality, Bob Sherman, offered "Peter and the Wolf" and less known "Soldier's Tale", among other music. Schumann, Prokofiev, Stravinsky, Piazzolla   concert clip

 

Saturday, November 5 at 5:30 pm
HALF-TIME

The young, ambitious Verona String Quartet played midlife works of Haydn, Shostakovich and Beethoven concert clip

 

Saturday, December 10 at 5:30 pm                                                

KLEZMER NUTCRACKER                 

Back by popular demand, Boston-based Shirim Orchestra celebrated the holidays with their hilarious rendition of Tchaikovsky's masterpiece, and much more!   concert clip

 

 

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Irina Nuzova

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Mischa Bouvier

 

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 Barbara Martinez

 

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Jordan Dodson

 

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Sultans of the String

 

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Zodiac Trio

 

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Bob Sherman