The Seattle Chamber Music Society is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year. The SCMS Summer Festival runs the entire month of July in the Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall and features a FREE concert at Volunteer Park in the Bandshell on Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 at 7pm and will last approximately one hour. Free family events will begin at 5:30pm. Also on site will be two food trucks for the convenience of concert attendees.
The performances tonight will include:
Felix Mendelssohn’s String Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20 being performed by Erin Keefe, James Ehnes, Benjamin Beilman, Andrew Wan, Beth Guterman Chu, Rebecca Albers, Julie Albers, and Raphael Bell
Dmitri Shostakovich’s Two Pieces for String Octet, Op. 11 being performed by Benjamin Beilman, James Ehnes, Andrew Wan, Erin Keefe, Rebecca Albers, Beth Guterman Chu, Raphael Bell, and Julie Albers.
The event is growing in popularity each year, so arrive early and claim a section of lawn!
All performances and artists are subject to change. Chamber Music In The Park may be cancelled due to inclement weather. See seattlechambermusic.org for the most up to date information.