Thursday April 4, 2013

CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. -- On Sunday, April 7 at 2 p.m., Hubbard Hall Projects, Inc. is pleased to announce a Music from Salem chamber music concert, featuring the Boston Conservatory Honors String Quartet in collaboration with Music from Salem directors Lila Brown, Judith Gordon, and Rhonda Rider.

The captivating young Boston Conservatory Honors String Quartet (David Do, Hyun Jeong Helen Lee, violins; John Batchelder, viola; and Byron Hogan, cello) joins forces with MfS directors (Lila Brown, viola; Judith Gordon, piano; and Rhonda Rider, cello), in a lush and romantic program of two all-time favorite chamber music masterpieces: Schumann’s piano quintet and Tchaikovsky’s sextet "Souvenir of Florence". This red-hot program will vanquish any remains of winter chill!

The April 7 concert will take place at 2 p.m. at historic Hubbard Hall in Cambridge, N.Y. Admission is pay what you can, so everyone can attend. (recommeded amount: $20). Pay at the door, or purchase advance tickets at www.hubbardhall.org or 518-677-2495. After the concert, please join us for a Musical Viennese Kaffeehaus Benefit at the Rice Mansion in Cambridge.

Music from Salem is a chamber music festival that brings together accomplished musicians of international reputation each summer to lead educational workshops and seminars and prepare chamber music in the peace and beauty of rural Washington County, New York.


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For more information please visit www.musicfromsalem.org.

Hubbard Hall, an 1878 rural opera house, is a community arts center dedicated to bringing the best of the arts to the region with year-round theatre, and music and dance performances and classes and workshops for all ages and skill levels. Hubbard Hall is located at 25 East Main Street in Cambridge, NY. For more information and advance tickets to this and all Hubbard Hall programs, please visit www.hubbardhall.org.

Music from Salem’s Viennese Kaffeehaus Benefit

At 4 p.m., Music from Salem invites you to our 4th Viennese Kaffeehaus Benefit at the lovely Rice Mansion Inn, 16 West Main St., Cambridge, NY, following the MfS Spring concert at Hubbard Hall.

Enjoy Viennese torten, kaffeeschokolade, coffee, tea - and live chamber music. This has become a much-anticipated intimate event that offers a small treat of the musical summer ahead. Members of the Boston Conservatory Honors String Quartet and the local German club will provide delights for the ears and tastebuds in this cozy, casual benefit.

$30 donation. For reservations call MfS: 518-232-2347 or info@musicfromsalem.org (tickets for the Kaffeehaus are not available through Hubbard Hall).

Music from Salem is a chamber music festival that brings together accomplished musicians of international reputation each summer to lead educational workshops and seminars and prepare chamber music in the peace and beauty of rural Washington County, New York. For more information please visit www.musicfromsalem.org.