2017-18 Concerts, Community, Food, and Fun!

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Pre-concert talk 1/2 hr. before all of our Main Stage Concerts


Gustav-Mahler86OPENING NIGHT
Joys and Sorrows –  Mahler and Schubert
Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 7:30 PM
Mechanics Hall, Worcester
Guests Donald Palma, conductor; Kendra Colton, soprano; Demetrios Karamintzas, oboe; Rane Moore, clarinet; Margaret Philips, bassoon; Timothy Riley, French horn; Nathan Varga, double bass; Aaron Trant and Piero Guimaraes, percussion; Kevin Galie, harmonium



Page 6 DiversionsCAFE CONCERT – New brunch concert!
Diversions – Mozart   SOLD OUT
Sunday, October 15, 2017
11:00 AM brunch , 12:15 PM concert
Nuovo Restaurant, Worcester




Page 8 Lilit HartunianMAIN STAGE
On Fire – Harbison, Ginastera, and Mendelssohn
Friday, November 3, 2017  7:30 PM
First Congregational Church, Grafton
Saturday, November 4, 2017  7:30 PM
Shapiro Hall, Worcester
Guests Lilit Hartunian and Katherine Winterstein, violins



Page 15 Crocodile River MusicCOMMUNITY SERIES
Music on Main
Friday, November 17, 2017 at 5:30 PM
Tilton Hall, Clark University
With Neighborhood Strings
Guests: Crocodile River Music




Baroque christmas 1MAIN STAGE SOLD OUT
A Bach Baroque Christmas – Bach and Corelli
Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM
Worcester Historical Museum
Friday, December 1, 2017 at 7:30 PM
Old Sturbridge Village
Guests: Jesse Holstein, violin; and Andrus Madsen, harpsichord



Wolfgang Amadeus MozartCAFÉ CONCERT SOLD OUT
Young and Brilliant – Ginastera and Mozart 
Thursday, January 11, 2018
6:30 dinner seating, 7:45 PM concert
Nuovo Restaurant, Worcester
Guest: Lilit Hartunian, violin




Page 11 Family Concert replacementCOMMUNITY SERIES SOLD OUT
Annual Free Family Concert – Peter and the Wolf
Sunday, March 4, 2018
   3:00-4:00 PM
Mechanics Hall, Worcester
Guests: Denise Plaza-Martin, oboe; William Kirkley, clarinet;
Nathan Varga, double bass; Robert Schulz, percussion




Two by Four revisedCAFÉ CONCERT SOLD OUT
Two by Four – Bach, Piston, and Dvorak
Thursday, March 8, 2018
6:30 dinner seating, 7:45 PM concert
Nuovo Restaurant, Worcester




Page 13 DebussyMAIN STAGE
Debussy at 100 – Debussy and Fauré
Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 7:30 PM
Unitarian Universalist Church, Harvard
Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 7:30 PM
Shapiro Hall, Worcester
Guest: Franziska Huhn, harp



Music on Main 
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 5:30 PM
Worcester PopUp, 20 Franklin Street
Guest Carlos Odria




Art + Music Family Concert
Presented by the Franklin Cultural Council
Art Week 2018
Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Franklin High School, Franklin



Summer Faculty Concerts
July 5 and 12, 2018  8:00 PM
Traina Center for the Arts | Razzo Hall
Clark University, Worcester