S.F. Chamber Players perform in Guest Concert Series

The San Francisco Chamber Players, Northern California’s premier chamber ensemble, returned to Angelico Concert Hall at Dominican on February 21 to perform in the 15th season of the Guest Concert Series.

The Sunday concerts, sponsored by Dominican’s Department of Music, Dance and Performing Arts, start at 3 p.m. Free parking is available in the nearby Conlan Center lot off Grand Avenue in San Rafael.

The San Francisco Chamber Players feature Dan Carlson, Principal Second Violinist with the San Francisco Symphony; Mill Valley’s Peter Wyrick, Associate Principal Cellist for the San Francisco Symphony; Joy Fellows, Assistant Principal Violist of the San Francisco Ballet Orchestra; and their close friend June Choi Oh, a Juilliard School-trained pianist from Corte Madera who is chair of Dominican’s Music, Dance and Performing Arts department. They have performed around the world as soloists, chamber musicians, and leading orchestras.

In Angelico Concert Hall, the San Francisco Chamber Players performed Enescu’s Concert Piece for Viola and Piano, Beethoven’s Sonata for Piano and Cello, No. 3 in A Major, Op. 69, and Brahms’ Piano Quartet in G Minor, Op. 25.

The concerts are free to students under the age of 18 including middle school and elementary school children if accompanied and supervised by an adult.  In addition, community college students with a valid I.D. and music and art teachers in grades K-12 will be admitted free of charge along with Dominican faculty, staff and students with a valid I.D.

Subscription season tickets for the Guest Concert Series are $72 for general admission, $60 for seniors over 60. Single-event tickets, which are only available at the door 30 minutes prior to scheduled performances, are $18 for general admission and $15 for seniors over 60.

For more information on tickets and the 2015-16 Guest Concert Series schedule, call 415-482-3579, email concerts@dominican.edu or visit http://www.dominican.edu/events.

 

February 8, 2016