Ringwood

Friends of Music

38th Anniversary Season

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Our Concerts

Please note: Advance registration is REQUIRED for our free events.

Upcoming Events

Sunday, December 4, 2022 - Orion Weiss, piano


Grieg - Lyric Pieces (Selections)

Beethoven - Sonata in A major, Op. 101

Debussy - 6 Etudes from Book 2


Past Events

Sunday, November 13, 2022 - William Socolof, bass-baritone & Shawn Chang, piano

♪ Claude Debussy: Trois mélodies de Verlaine

♪ Shawn Chang: Something There for the Future

♪ Ralph Vaughan Williams: Songs of Travel


Sunday, October 30, 2022 - Family Halloween Concert

♪ Danse Macabre – Camille Saint-Saëns

♪ Dance of the Furies (Orfeo) – Christoph W. Gluck

♪ The Pit and the Pendulum – Edgar Allan Poe

♪ Funeral March of a Marionette – Charles Gounod

♪ Toccata in D minor, BWV 565 – Johann S. Bach

♪ Baba Yaga, the Witch – Modest Mussorgsky

♪ Too Much Candy – Shreya Sharma

♪ Fossils (Carnival of the Animals) – Camille Saint-Saëns

♪ In the Hall of the Mountain King – Edvard Grieg

Sunday, October 2, 2022 - Argus Quartet and Blanca Ugelli, piano

♪ Germaine Tailleferre (1892 - 1983) – String Quartet

♪ Dorothy Rudd Moore (1940-2022) - Modes for String Quartet

♪ Robert Schumann (1810-1856) - Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 44


July 10, 2022 - Susan Heerema, violin - Lanny Paykin, cello

Duos for Violin and Violoncello

Reinhold Glière - Huit Morceaux Op. 39

Bohuslav Martinů –Duo No. 1, H. 157

Handel/Halvorsen –Passacaglia in G Minor

Joseph Haydn- Duo in D Major, Hob. VI:D1

June 5, 2022 - The 2022 Twenty-Fourth Annual Youth Performance Festival

April 10, 2022 - Ryan Meehan, violin - Estelle Choi, cello - Gabriela Fahnenstiel, piano

In Celebration of Zola Shaulis Kollock’s Life 1942-2021

♪ Ludwig van Beethoven – Violin Sonata No. 7 in C minor, Op. 30 No. 2

♪ Béla Bartók - Rhapsody No. 1, Sz. 87

♪ Felix Mendelssohn - Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 49

March 20, 2022 - House of Time

Tatiana Daubek, violin – Gonzalo X. Ruiz, oboe – Matt Zucker, cello – Elliot Figg, harpsichord


1685: The Year of Genius – Bach, Handel, Scarlatti on Period Instruments

♪ Handel: Il Pastor Fido HWV 8

♪ Scarlatti: Sonata K 27 in B minor, Sonata K 33 in D major

♪ Bach: Trio in G minor after BWV 1029, Cello Suite in C Major BWV 1009, Trio in G Major, BWV 1039

February 19, 2022 - Brandenburg - Kennedy - Chang Trio

Emily Brandenburg, viola – Bixby Kennedy, clarinet – Shawn Chang, piano


♪ Max Bruch: Acht Stücke, Op 83

Robert Schumann: Märchenerzählungen (Fairy Tales) Op 132

Astor Piazzolla – Histoire du Tango

December 5, 2021 - Adam Golka, Piano


♪ Beethoven: Sonata No. 26 in E-flat Major, op. 81a "Les Adieux"

♪ Liszt: Sonata in B Minor, S. 178



October 17, 2021 - Erlendis Guitar Quartet

Anna Krupa – Adrian Furmankiewicz – Karol Mruk – Wojciech Jurkiewicz


J. S. Bach - Prelude and Fugue in C sharp minor BWV 849

Mozart - Divertimento in D major, KV 136

Piazzolla - Fuga y Misterio

Paderewski - Nocturne in B-flat major op. 16 no. 4

Lecuona - Suite Andalucía - Malagueña

September 19, 2021 - Samuel Hasselhorn, Baritone and Ammiel Bushakevitz, Piano


Art songs by Schubert & Schumann


August 29, 2021 - "The French Connection"

Amir Farsi - Flute, Matthew Cohen - Viola, Parker Ramsay - Harp


Debussy – Sonata

Ravel – Sonatine Arr. Carlos Salzedo

Ibert - Deux interludes

Devienne - Duo

July 11, 2021 - Makoto Nakura, Marimbist

J.S. Bach - Solo Partita No. 3 in E Major, BWV1006

J.S. Bach - Three Chorales

Philip Lasser (1963- ) - Bach Echoes for marimba

June 27, 2021 - Trio Dreieck

Adelya Nartadjieva - violin, Maren Rothfritz - viola, Madeline Fayette - cello

Jean Françaix - String Trio in C Major

Jessica Meyer - String Trio "I only speak of the sun"

Ludwig van Beethoven - String Trio in C Minor Op. 9, No. 3

June 6, 2021 - The 2021 Twenty-Third Annual Youth Performance Festival

May 1, 2021 - Jasper & Jupiter Quartets

♪ Florence Price (1887-1953) – String Quartet in G Major (1929)

♪ George Walker (1922-2018) – "Lyric" for String Quartet (1946)

Mendelssohn – Octet in E-flat major, Op. 20

March 13, 2021 - ECCO - East Coast Chamber Orchestra


♪ Samuel Barber – Adagio for Strings

♪ Osvaldo Golijov Last Round

♪ Tchaikovsky – Serenade for Strings Op. 48

January 30, 2021 - Drew Petersen, Piano

Frédéric Chopin – Preludes, Op 28 (Selections)

Maurice Ravel – Gaspard de la nuit

December 18, 2020 - Inna Faliks, Piano

♪ Ludwig van Beethoven - Fantasie Op. 77

♪ Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonata in F Minor Op. 57 “Appassionata”

November 22, 2020 - Classic V Winds

Kristin Bacchiocchi-Stewart, flute · Richard Foley, oboe · Richard Summers, clarinet · Carolyn Kirby, horn · Robert Gray, bassoon

♪ Ludwig van Beethoven - Wind Quintets Op 4 & Op 71

November 1, 2020 - Claremont Trio

Emily Bruskin, violin · Julia Bruskin, cello · Andrea Lam, piano

♪ Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio Op.1 No. 1

♪ Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Trio Op. 97 “Archduke”

October 18, 2020 - The Aeolus Quartet

Nicholas Tavani, violin; Rachel Shapiro, violin; Caitlin Lynch, viola; Alan Richardson, cello

♪ Ludwig van Beethoven - Quartet in D Major, Op. 18, No. 3

♪ Joseph Haydn - Quartet in G Major, Op. 77, No. 1

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