Essex Chamber Music Players Open New Season
The Essex Chamber Music Players will open their new season with a program of classical and contemporary musical treasures on Sunday, November 17, 2019, at Northern Essex Community College in Haverhill. The concert starts at 3 p.m. in the Hartleb Technology Center, 100 Elliott Street.
Featured on the program are Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Trio in E-flat Major Op.1 No.1, Johann Christian Bach’s Trio in C major, Sergei Rachmaninoff’’s Trio élégiaque No.1 in G minor and Edgar Girtain’s Latin-influenced Trio. Girtain is a young composer living in Peru.
Performers will include pianist Constantine Finehouse, violinist Daniel Kurganov, cellist Joseph Gotoff and flutist Michael Finegold.
Future concerts will include a solo performance by Finehouse on April 5 and premiers of works by Andover’s Demetrius Spaneas and Reading’s Elliott Miles McKinley, along with a historical reflection – Shostakovich’s Piano Trio No.2 in E minor – on April 17. The season will close with a performance by the Essex Jazz Ensemble concert on June 23.
Tickets are $15 for general admission. A season subscription for the four concerts is $50. NECC students are admitted free with an NECC ID, and children ages 8 to 16 are free. Tickets can be purchased in advance at mktix.com/ecmp or at the door.