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The 10th annual Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival schedule



The 10th annual Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival encompasses two weeks of music at several locations. Call 248-559-2097 for more information.


Saturday, June 14, 8 p.m., Seligman Performing Arts Center, Beverly Hills

Emerson String Quartet, James Tocco

Elaine Lebenbom, Shostakovich, Beethoven


Sunday, June 15, 3 and 4:30 p.m., Detroit Zoo, Wildlife Interpretive Gallery

Philip Setzer, Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings, Denise McCauley, narrator

The Letter B … with Ferdinand the Bull


Tuesday & Wednesday, June 17-18, 8 p.m., St. Hugo’s Chapel, Bloomfield Hills

Tocco, Sandra Rivers, Setzer, Lawrence Dutton, Andres Diaz

Schubert, Beethoven, Debussy/arr. Ravel, Brahms


Thursday, June 19, 8 p.m., Grosse Pointe Unitarian Church

Tocco, Diaz, Elements Quartet

Beethoven, Schubert, Dvorák


Friday, June 20, 8 p.m., Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor

Ida Kavafian, Debra Fayroian, Robert deMaine, Elements Quartet

David Baker’s Impressions for Cello Duo, Prokofiev, Dvorák


Thursday & Friday, June 19-20, 8 p.m., St. Hugo’s Chapel, Bloomfield Hills

Rivers, Ruth Laredo, Mary Henderson Stucky, Yehuda Hanani, Shmuel Ashkenasi, Aviv String Quartet

David Baker’s Through This Vale of Tears, Prokofiev, Schumann


Saturday, June 21, 8 p.m., Seligman Performing Arts Center, Beverly Hills

Laredo, Ashkenasi, Diaz, Kavafian, Chris Trakas, Elements Quartet

David Del Tredici’s Wondrous the Merge (world premiere), Brahms, Tchaikovsky.


Sunday, June 22, 11:30 a.m., Detroit Institute of Arts, Brunch with Bach

Rivers, Ashkenasi, Hanani, Danielle Farina, Stucky, Biava String Quartet, Jung Trio

Bach, Brahms, Schubert

Sunday, June 22, 7 p.m., St. Thomas Aquinas Church, East Lansing

Laredo, Ashkenasi, Hanani, Jupiter String Quartet

Joan Tower’s Nightfields, Brahms, Schumann


Monday, June 23, 8 p.m., Temple Beth El, Bloomfield Hills

Tocco, Kavafian, Rivers, deMaine, Fayroian, Jan Albright, Laurence Liberson, Biava String Quartet

Music of David Baker:

Impressions for Cello Duo Song CycleSonata for Clarinet and PianoSonata for Jazz Violin and Quartet


Tuesday & Wednesday, June 24-25, 8 p.m., Beth El Chapel, Bloomfield Hills

Kavafian, Diaz, Stucky, Tocco, Bryan Kennedy, Elements Quartet

David Baker’s Roots II, Schubert, Mozart


Thursday, June 26, 8 p.m., Kirk in the Hills Refectory, Bloomfield Hills

Laredo, Farina, Biava String Quartet, Jupiter String Quartet

Mozart, DeFalla, Dvorák


Friday, June 27, 8 p.m., Kirk in the Hills Refectory, Bloomfield Hills

Tocco, Hanani, Jung Trio, Aviv String Quartet

Beethoven, Berg, Rachmaninoff


Friday, June 27, 8 p.m., Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor

Laredo, Farina, Jupiter String Quartet, Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings, H. Robert Reynolds

David Baker’s Homage à L’Histoire, DeFalla, Dvorák


Saturday, June 28, 8 p.m., Seligman Performing Arts Center, Beverly Hills

Tocco, Laredo, Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings, Reynolds, conductor,

David Baker’s Homage à l’Histoire, Grainger’s Fantasy on Themes from Porgy and Bess and Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale (L’Histoire du Soldat), interpreted by Eisenhower Dance Ensemble, Bill DeYoung, choreographer


Sunday, June 29, 2 p.m., Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor

Tocco, Hanani, Liberson, Jung Trio

David Baker’s Sonata for Clarinet and Piano, Schumann, Rachmaninoff

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