Rockport Chamber Music Fest

David Deveau, artistic director

The 36th Annual Festival Celebrating David Deveau’s 22 years of artistic leadership
June 2-July 9, 2017

Week 1

Friday, June 2, 6 PM
Opening Night Gala: Joshua Bell, violin
Celebrating David Deveau’s 22 years of artistic leadership
Program Notes

Saturday, June 3, 8 PM
David Deveau & Friends
World Premiere of Charles Shadle’s Dogtown Common
Program Notes

Sunday, June 4, 5 PM
Canadian Brass
Program Notes

Week 2

Thursday, June 8, 8 PM
Jonah Ellsworth, cello & Heng-Jin Park, piano
Program Notes

Friday, June 9, 8 PM
Jupiter & Jasper Quartets
Performing Mendelssohn’s Octet
Program Notes

Saturday, June 10, 8 PM
Russell Sherman, piano
All-Beethoven Program
Program Notes

Sunday, June 11, 5 PM
Jupiter Quartet & Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
Program Notes

Week 3

Thursday, June 15, 8 PM
Andrew Rangell & Friends-An Evening of Brahms
Program Notes

Friday, June 16, 8 PM
Escher Quartet & Joyce Yang, piano
Program Notes

Saturday, June 17, 3 PM
Open Rehearsal: Handel & Haydn Society

Saturday, June 17, 8 PM
Handel & Haydn Society
Performing Purcell’s The Fairy Queen
Program Notes

Sunday, June 18, 5 PM
Chameleon Arts Ensemble-All B’s!
Program Notes

Week 4

Tuesday, June 20, 7 PM
Lecture-Performance: Beethoven’s Piano Sonata Op. 110
Lecturer: Dr. Victor Rosenbaum
Free, no tickets required.

Thursday, June 22, 8 PM
Frank Huang, David Requiro, Gilles Vonsattel
Program Notes

Friday, June 23, 8 PM
Lorelei Ensemble
Program Notes

Saturday, June 24, 8 PM
Between Twilights-David Alpher & Friends
World Premiere of David Alpher’s Between Twilights: Seven Songs on Poems of Marsden Hartley
Program Notes

Sunday, June 25, 5 PM
Charlie Albright, piano
Program Notes

Week 5

Thursday, June 29, 8 PM
NY Woodwind Quintet & Mihae Lee, piano
Program Notes

Friday, June 30, 8 PM
Boston Symphony Chamber Players & David Deveau
Program Notes

Saturday, July 1, 8 PM
Brentano String Quartet
Program Notes

Week 6

Thursday, July 6, 2 PM
Lecture-Performance: Stringed Instruments: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know
Led by: Julius Quartet | David Hawthorne, bow maker | Karl Dennis, luthier
Free, no tickets required.

Thursday, July 6, 8 PM
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Program Notes

Friday, July 7, 8 PM
Deveau-Cárdenes-Williams Trio
Program Notes

Saturday, July 8, 10 AM
Family Concert: Julius Quartet
Free, no tickets required.

Saturday, July 8, 8 PM
The Boston Camerata
Program Notes

Sunday, July 9, 5 PM
Grand Finale: Deveau-Cárdenes-Shiffman-Williams Quartet
Artistic Director David Deveau performs in a grand farewell performance alongside longtime collaborators Andrés Cárdenes and Anne Martindale Williams as well as incoming Artistic Director Barry Shiffman.
Program Notes

Rockport Chamber Music Fest

David Deveau, artistic director

The 36th Annual Festival Celebrating David Deveau’s 22 years of artistic leadership
June 2-July 9, 2017

Week 1

Friday, June 2, 6 PM
Opening Night Gala: Joshua Bell, violin
Celebrating David Deveau’s 22 years of artistic leadership
Program Notes

Saturday, June 3, 8 PM
David Deveau & Friends
World Premiere of Charles Shadle’s Dogtown Common
Program Notes

Sunday, June 4, 5 PM
Canadian Brass
Program Notes

Week 2

Thursday, June 8, 8 PM
Jonah Ellsworth, cello & Heng-Jin Park, piano
Program Notes

Friday, June 9, 8 PM
Jupiter & Jasper Quartets
Performing Mendelssohn’s Octet
Program Notes

Saturday, June 10, 8 PM
Russell Sherman, piano
All-Beethoven Program
Program Notes

Sunday, June 11, 5 PM
Jupiter Quartet & Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
Program Notes

Week 3

Thursday, June 15, 8 PM
Andrew Rangell & Friends-An Evening of Brahms
Program Notes

Friday, June 16, 8 PM
Escher Quartet & Joyce Yang, piano
Program Notes

Saturday, June 17, 3 PM
Open Rehearsal: Handel & Haydn Society

Saturday, June 17, 8 PM
Handel & Haydn Society
Performing Purcell’s The Fairy Queen
Program Notes

Sunday, June 18, 5 PM
Chameleon Arts Ensemble-All B’s!
Program Notes

Week 4

Tuesday, June 20, 7 PM
Lecture-Performance: Beethoven’s Piano Sonata Op. 110
Lecturer: Dr. Victor Rosenbaum
Free, no tickets required.

Thursday, June 22, 8 PM
Frank Huang, David Requiro, Gilles Vonsattel
Program Notes

Friday, June 23, 8 PM
Lorelei Ensemble
Program Notes

Saturday, June 24, 8 PM
Between Twilights-David Alpher & Friends
World Premiere of David Alpher’s Between Twilights: Seven Songs on Poems of Marsden Hartley
Program Notes

Sunday, June 25, 5 PM
Charlie Albright, piano
Program Notes

Week 5

Thursday, June 29, 8 PM
NY Woodwind Quintet & Mihae Lee, piano
Program Notes

Friday, June 30, 8 PM
Boston Symphony Chamber Players & David Deveau
Program Notes

Saturday, July 1, 8 PM
Brentano String Quartet
Program Notes

Week 6

Thursday, July 6, 2 PM
Lecture-Performance: Stringed Instruments: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know
Led by: Julius Quartet | David Hawthorne, bow maker | Karl Dennis, luthier
Free, no tickets required.

Thursday, July 6, 8 PM
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Program Notes

Friday, July 7, 8 PM
Deveau-Cárdenes-Williams Trio
Program Notes

Saturday, July 8, 10 AM
Family Concert: Julius Quartet
Free, no tickets required.

Saturday, July 8, 8 PM
The Boston Camerata
Program Notes

Sunday, July 9, 5 PM
Grand Finale: Deveau-Cárdenes-Shiffman-Williams Quartet
Artistic Director David Deveau performs in a grand farewell performance alongside longtime collaborators Andrés Cárdenes and Anne Martindale Williams as well as incoming Artistic Director Barry Shiffman.
Program Notes