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12/03/18

Published December 01. 2018 8:39PM | Updated December 02. 2018 9:11PM By Lee Howard, Day staff writer Old Lyme — Baritone Randall Scarlatta wowed a Musical Masterworks crowd Saturday at the First Congregational Church of Old Lyme with his precise and emphatic rendition of Franz Schubert’s song cycle “Winterreise,” penned during the second to last year of the composer’s […]

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11/29/18

Musical Masterworks is getting ready to ring in winter with the extraordinary song cycle by Franz Schubert, a winter’s journey – Winterreise, on Saturday, December 1st at 5:00 pm and on Sunday, December 2nd at 3:00 pm. Baritone, Randall Scarlata and pianist, Jeewon Park will transport concertgoers with this sublime and sublime and poingnant piece […]

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11/04/18

This fall experience contemporary chamber music featuring Quinteto Latino.  Whether exploring new twists on traditional folk songs or premiering works by living composers, these five musicians perform with impeccable artistry and infectious energy. Join us on November 9, 2018 at the Centerbrook Meetinghouse to be delighted by Quinteto Latino as they blend the vibrant colors […]

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11/04/18

Musical Masterworks and Community Music School are pleased to announce the recipient of the second annual Musical Masterworks Scholarship in Honor of Nancy D. Thomas. Emmett Roswech was recently presented with the scholarship by Alden Murphy, President of Musical Masterworks and Abigail Nickell, Executive Director of Community Music School. Emmet has studied at Community Music […]

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10/07/18

Published October 06. 2018 9:29PM | Updated October 06. 2018 9:40PM By Lee Howard, Day staff writer Old Lyme — Musical Masterworks kicked off its 28th season Saturday with a concert calculated to warm the hearts of the 150 or so who filled the majestical First Congregational Church of Old Lyme. And that’s just what artistic director Edward […]

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10/05/18

As seen in The Day, October 4, 2018 It may seem a thousand textural and aesthetic light years from the foul lines and sculpted green fields of a baseball diamond to the hushed acoustics and tuxedo’d finery of a symphony performance. Not so much, though, if you’re Edward Arron, the distinguished cellist and artistic director […]

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09/28/18

Edward Arron, Artistic Director, has planned a fabulous opening concert of Dvorák and Fauré, with esteemed performers familiar to the Musical Masterworks stage, as well as an exciting debut you won’t want to miss! Our opening weekend will be especially memorable as we will be celebrating Edward Arron’s 10th anniversary season with us as Artistic Director. We […]

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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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