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08/12/18

This year, Musical Masterworks’ opening weekend is three weeks earlier than usual.  Our season starts in early October on the 6th and 7th. Be sure to mark your calendars and join us for an extraordinary season and enjoy Alden Murphy’s video message below! We feel it is very important to acknowledge the generosity of our donors and […]

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04/27/18

As seen in The Day, April 26, 2018 By Mary Biekert, Day Staff Writer When a season finale descends upon us, no matter if it’s for a television show or a sports season, you expect it to be memorable. The same goes for Musical Masterworks, which will be concluding its 27th season Saturday and Sunday […]

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04/07/18

This spring experience contemporary chamber music featuring The Percussion Collective Robert van Sice. Their distinctly insightful approach to the performance of percussion chamber music challenges the limits of excellence and thrills audiences. On May 11, 2018 at Lyme Art Association, enjoy the sounds – and sights – of Seaborne, The Percussion Collective’s new composition that […]

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03/24/18

This April, renowned, world-traveling Musical Masterworks veterans will present a program of sublime chamber music treasures to conclude our 27th Season. Violinist Amy Schwartz Moretti and pianist Adam Neiman will begin the program with J.S. Bach’s exquisite Sonata No. 4 for violin and keyboard; then violinist Aaron Boyd and violist Dimitri Murrath will join Artistic […]

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02/20/18

theviolinchannel.com  |  February 20, 2018 28 year old VC Artist, violinist Tessa Lark has today been announced as 1 of 5 recipients of a prestigious 2018 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship. The Borletti-Buitoni Trust, a registered United Kingdom charity, aims to assist outstanding young musicians and ensembles develop and sustain long-term international careers – providing bursaries, career […]

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02/16/18

This March, Musical Masterworks welcomes back Korean-born pianist Jeewon Park, praised for her “deeply reflective playing” (Indianapolis Star) and “infectious exuberance” (New York Times), she has garnered the attention of audiences for her dazzling technique and poetic lyricism. Joining Ms. Park and her husband Artistic Director and cellist Edward Arron, will be beloved Musical Masterworks […]

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01/14/18

This February, Musical Masterworks welcomes back three-time Grammy nominee and beloved Musical Masterworks veteran, Todd Palmer on clarinet. Joining Mr. Palmer and Artistic Director, Edward Arron on cello will be Japanese pianist Rieko Aizawa, who has been praised by the NY Times for an “impressive musicality, a crisp touch and expressive phrasing”. The February concerts […]

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11/17/17

What a spectacular week of music by Triton Brass last week as they delighted students in New London and Norwich schools!  As part of Musical Masterworks’ Outreach program this year, we hosted two instrument petting zoos where students had the chance to try out different instruments with Triton Brass.  Virtuosity Musical Instruments in Boston provided the instruments […]

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11/10/17

This December, Musical Masterworks will debut internationally acclaimed violinist James Ehnes and the Ehnes Quartet on Saturday, December 2nd at 5pm and Sunday, December 3rd at 3pm at The First Congregational Church of Old Lyme. Hailed as “an important new force in the chamber music arena” with a “dream-team line-up” (Strings), the Ehnes Quartet is comprised […]

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09/15/17

As Musical Masterworks opens its 27th season of magnificent chamber music, we are pleased to be introducing a number of internationally acclaimed new artists to our series, as well as welcoming back beloved Musical Masterworks veterans, such as Chee Yun on violin, Todd Palmer on clarinet and Jeewon Park on piano. The season’s first concerts are Saturday, October 21 […]

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