Each June, the Walla Walla Chamber Music Festival presents over 30 events around the Walla Walla Valley. The first Series Concert will take place at Gesa Power House Theatre on Tuesday, June 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Ching-chu Hu (b. 1969)
SPHERES OF INFLUENCE (2013) FOR STRING SEXTET
Walla Walla Chamber Music Festival Commission
Karol Szymanowski (1882-1937)
MYTHES, TROIS POÈMES, OP. 30
I. La Fontaine d’Arethuse
III. Dryades et Pan
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
STRING QUINTET IN C MAJOR, D. 956
I. Allegro ma non troppo
III. Scherzo. Presto. Trio. Andante sostenuto
IV. Allegretto - Più allegro
Artists: Winston Choi, piano; Timothy Christie, viola; Katri Ervamaa, cello; Andrew Jennings, violin; Norbert Lewandowski, cello; Christina McGann, violin; Stephen Miahky, violin; Maria Sampen, viola; and MingHuan Xu, violin.
General Admission Tickets ($20 Adult, $8 Student, $45 Family) are available at www.wwcmf.org.
This performance was made possible by the generosity of the Dos Rios Fund of the Blue Mountain Community Foundation. The Steinway grand piano has been generously provided by the Walla Walla Piano Group.
About the Walla Walla Chamber Music Festival:
Founded in 2007 by Artistic Director Timothy Christie, the Walla Walla Chamber Music Festival (WWCMF) is a non-profit organization committed to making chamber music accessible to all. In addition to tickets events, WWCMF presents extensive free children’s programming, targeted outreach events, and daily free open rehearsals throughout the Walla Walla community.Find out more »