Alcyon to perform at Westford’s Parish Center for the Arts

Westford, MA

The Alcyon Chamber Ensemble will be performing on September 26, 2010 at
3:00 pm at the Parish Center for the Arts in Westford, Massachusetts.

Come listen to the Octet for Winds and Strings, D.803 composed by Franz Schubert in 1824. Reception follows with an opportunity to meet the performers and inquire about studying chamber music at the Alcyon Chamber Music Institute, located at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church (75 Cold Spring Rd , Westford, MA).

Alcyon Chamber Ensemble Event details:

Upcoming Alcyon events in Westford, MA:

  • Currently: open enrollment for Alcyon Chamber Music Institute
    All are invited – auditions are for placement only
  • Sunday, September 26, 2010 at 3:00pm (Schubert Octet)
  • Sunday, May 22, 2011 at 3:00 pm (Music of the last quarter century)
    Features a newly-commissioned work by Gustavo Brasil, and works by Rihm, Penderecki and Takemitsu
  • Saturday, February 19, 2011 at 10:00am (Children’s Concert)
    In addition to its regular season, the Alcyon Chamber Ensemble will present a special Chinese New Year concert for children ages 0-5 years on. This concert celebrates the year of the rabbit and features music for erhu and strings. $5 per person; $20 per family; Children under 1 yr. free

Student musicians are encouraged to attend! Enjoy! Be inspired!

Contact Artistic Director Shannon Snapp for more information.