Musical Masterworks 2014-2015 season of fine classical and chamber music performances

Our 24th season of chamber music at the First Congregational Church will feature a number of exciting Musical Masterworks debuts, as well as the return of some of our favorite artists, as we explore a fresh collection of musical masterpieces that span nearly 340 years.


Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 5pm

Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 3pm


Jeewon Park, piano

Tessa Lark, violin

Edward Arron, cello


Mozart   Piano Trio in B-flat Major, K. 502

Kodàly   Duo for Violin and Cello, Opus 7

Schumann   Piano Trio in d minor, Opus 63


Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 5pm

Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 3pm


Colin Jacobsen, violin

Nicholas Cords, viola

Edward Arron, cello


Biber   Passacaglia in g minor for Solo Violin (1676)

Bach   Goldberg Variations, BWV 988, arranged for String Trio by Dmitri Sitkovetsky


Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 5pm

Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 3pm


Gilles Vonsattel, piano

Todd Palmer, clarinet

Bella Hristova, violin

Edward Arron, cello


Beethoven   Piano Trio in c minor, Opus 1, No. 3

Stravinsky   Suite from L’histoire du Soldat for Clarinet, Violin and Piano

Debussy   Sonata for Violin and Piano

Weber   Grand ‘Trio’ Concertant for Clarinet, Piano and Cello


Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 11:30 am

Young People’s Concert

Jeewon Park, piano

Benjamin Luxon, narrator

The Story of Babar, the Little Elephant

Text by Jean de Brunhoff

Music by Francis Poulenc


Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 5pm

Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 3pm


Adam Neiman, piano

Maria Bachmann, violin

Hsin-Yun Huang, viola

Edward Arron, cello


Schubert   Adagio and Rondo Concertante in F Major for Piano Quartet, D. 487

Adam Neiman   Serenade for Violin and Piano (2013)

Saint-Saëns   Piano Quartet in B-flat Major, Opus 41

Dvořák   Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, Opus 87


Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 5pm

Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 3pm


Rieko Aizawa, piano

Jesse Mills, violin

Hye-Jin Kim, violin

Ara Gregorian, violin and viola

Max Mandel, viola

Edward Arron, cello


Turina   Scène Andalouse for Viola, Piano and String Quartet, Opus 7

Mendelssohn   String Quintet in A Major, Opus 18

Arvo Pärt   Summa for Violin, Two Violas and Cello (1990)

Chausson   Concerto in D Major for Violin, Piano and String Quartet, Opus 21