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2024

Sunday, August 18
7pm

Wonderings: Across the World

and Back Again

Voice and Piano

A fascinating, multicultural journey through song.

 

Works by Schumann, Poulenc, Bernstein, Rogers

and more

Anthony Clark Evans, baritone

James Maverick, piano

Nashville United Methodist Church
36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

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Monday, August 19
7pm

The Magic (Baroque) Flute

Early Music

A wonderful concert featuring the flute: one of the most popular instruments in Europe in the 18th century, both as concert and folk instrument. The program explores Baroque music from around Europe, alongside Celtic music from Ireland and Scotland, played on period instruments. 

 

Kathie Stewart, baroque flute

Leighann Daihl Ragusa, baroque flute

Jaap ter Linden, baroque cello/viola da gamba

Elisabeth Wright, harpsichord

Tina Bergman, hammered dulcimer

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St Agnes Catholic Church
1008 McLary Road, Nashville, IN 47448

Tuesday, August 20
7pm

Musical Banquet

Strings and Winds

Experience Schubert’s delightful Octet: a voyage of human emotion, in turn buoyant, sophisticated, stately, mischievous and joyful!

Schubert: Octet, D. 803

Lincoln String Quartet with Maurice Neuman, cello

Alex Hanna, double bass

Bill Buchman, bassoon

Oto Carrillo, horn

Zachary Good, clarinet

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St. Agnes Catholic Church
1008 McLary Road, Nashville, IN 47448

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Wednesday, August 21
7pm

A Night of Tango

Instrumental, Song and Dance

Don't miss this evocative evening highlighting the

development of the tango as a 20th-century

art form.

Alfredo Minetti, piano
Richard Scofano, bandoneón
Tomás Lozan
o, singer
Carlos Bedoya, guitar
Fernanda Ghi and
Eduardo Villalba, dancers

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Brown County Playhouse

70 S Van Buren St, Nashville, IN 47448

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Thursday, August 22
7pm

Of Love and Death

Horn, Piano, Violin and Voice

A moving evening of chamber music for horn,
featuring works composed in honor of the
death of the beloved.

Schumann: Adagio and Allegro, op. 70
Poulenc: Elegy

Britten: Canticle III, “Still falls the rain”
Brahms: Horn Trio, op. 40


Konstantyn Travinsky, piano
Oto Carrillo, horn
Tenor, tba

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United Methodist Church
36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

Friday, August 23
7pm

In Search of Hope

Strings

An unforgettable evening of Slavic music for
strings: dark, exuberant, impassioned.

 


Shostakovich: String Quartet, op. 110
Martinů: Three Madrigals, H. 313
Tchaikovsky: String Sextet. Op. 70 “Souvenir of
Florence”

 

 

Lincoln String Quartet with Peter Stumpf, cello

Atar Arad, viola
Maurice Neuman, cello

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St. Agnes Catholic Church
1008 McLary Rd, Nashville, IN 47448

Saturday, August 24
7pm

Sense and Sensuality

Strings and Piano

We conclude our series with a magical evening
devoted to landmarks of French chamber
music.


Fauré: String Quartet, op. 120
Ravel: String Quartet
Fauré: Piano Quintet no. 1, op. 89

 


Ariel Quartet
Andreas Ioannides, piano

United Methodist Church
36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

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2023

Sunday, August 13
7pm

Love After 1950: An American Song Recital
Voice and Piano

A celebration of love through American song.

Works by Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, Sheila Silver, Libby Larsen, Charles Ives and William Hirtz.

 

Rachel Doehring, soprano

Katie Weber, mezzo-soprano

Dan Sato, piano

Andreas Ioannides, piano

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United Methodist Church
36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

Monday, August 14
7pm 

Alpine Flowers

Early Music

An evening of virtuoso 17th-century German and Italian music.

Works by Freschobaldi, Cima, Kerll, Schmelzer, Farina,

Furccheim, Merula, Mealli, Vierdanck, Becker and Uccellini.

Heartland Baroque:

Martie Perry and David Wilson, baroque violins

Barbara Krumdiek, baroque cello

Guest Artist: Elisabeth Wright, harpsichord

Parkview Church of the Nazarene

1750 Rt 46, Nashville, IN 47448

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Tuesday, August 15
7pm

A Slice of Heaven
Flute, Strings, and Harp

Beethoven: Serenade in D for Flute, Violin and Viola, op. 25

Debussy: Trio for Flute, Viola and Harp

Mozart: Flute Quartet in D, K. 285

Roussel: Serenade for Flute, String Trio and Harp, op. 30

Ravel: Introduction and Allegro for Flute, Clarinet, String Quartet and Harp

 

Lincoln String Quartet

Jennifer Gunn, Flute

Julia Coronelli, Harp

Jim Campbell, Clarinet

St. Agnes Catholic Church
1008 McLary Road, Nashville, IN 47448

Wednesday, August 16
7pm

Quartet for the End of Time
Clarinet, Strings, and Piano

Bach: Selections from Partita for Solo Violin in E major, BMV 1006

Messiaen: Quartet for the End of Time

 

Mark Kaplan, violin

James Campbell, clarinet

John Sharp, cello

Futaba Niekawa, piano

United Methodist Church
36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

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Thursday, August 17
7pm

La Noche Flamenca
Flamenco Song and Dance

A night of Spanish Classical Guitar and Flamenco.

 

Jose Moreno, voice and cajon

Samantha Micklewright, dance

David Chiriboga, guitar

Olya Prohorova, fiddle

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Brown County Playhouse
70 S Van Buren St, Nashville, IN 47448

Friday, August 18th
7pm

Youthful Exuberance: The Mendelssohn Octet
Strings and Clarinet

Mozart: String Quartet, K. 160

Mozart: Clarinet Quintet, K. 581

Mendelssohn: Octet for Strings, op. 20

 

Verona Quartet

Lincoln String Quartet

Jim Campbell, clarinet

St. Agnes Catholic Church
1008 McLary Rd, Nashville, IN 47448

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Saturday, August 19
7pm

“Heavenly Length”: Schubert’s Piano Trio in E-flat
Piano Trio

Schubert: Piano Trio no. 2 in E-flat, D. 929

Piazzolla: The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires

Kevin Lin, violin

Austin Huntington, cello

Andreas Ioannides, piano

United Methodist Church
36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

2022

Sunday, August 14
7pm

Guitar Duo

"From Rameau to The Beatles"

Duos by Rameau, Debussy, Rodrigo, Assad and the Beatles

John Marcel Williams, Guitar

Jordan Dodson, Guitar

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Brown County Presbyterian Fellowship

602 North State Road 135, Nashville, IN 47448

Monday, August 15
7pm 

Early Music Duo

"Diverse Bizarrie"

Duos by Bach, Biber, Corelli, Couperin and Matteis

Rachell Wong, Baroque Violin

David Belkovski, Harpsichord

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St Agnes Catholic Church

1008 McLary Road, Nashville, IN 47448

Tuesday, August 16
7pm 

Poetry Reading/Open Mic 

"The Musics of Poetry"

Cathy Bowman

Jacie Andrews

Ezra Fox

Eszi Waters

Members of Brown County's Salt Creek Collective

* This is a free, non-ticketed event

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Country Heritage Winery

225 S. Van Buren Street, #3, Nashville, IN 47448

Wednesday, August 17
7pm

Thursday, August 18
7pm 

Clarinet, Piano, Voice and Strings

"Clarinet Transformations"

Schubert: The Shepherd on the Rock, D. 965

Beethoven: Clarinet Trio in B-flat, op. 11

Schoenfield: Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Piano

Andrea Levine, Clarinet

Futaba Niekawa, Piano

Lei Hou, Violin

John Sharp, Cello

Catherine Compton, Soprano

Nashville United Methodist Church

36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

Piano and Strings

"Passion and Despair"

Brahms: Piano Quartet in G minor, op. 25

Franck: Piano Quintet 

Lincoln String Quartet

Elisabeth Pridonoff, Piano

Andreas Ioannides, Piano

Nashville United Methodist Church

36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

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Friday, August 19
7pm 

Piano Trio

"In Memory of a Great Artist: the Tchaikovsky Trio"

Mozart: Piano Trio in G K. 496

Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio in A minor

Mark Kaplan, Violin

Peter Stumpf, Cello

Andreas Ioannides, Piano

Nashville United Methodist Church

36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

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Saturday, August 20
7pm 

Strings

Chamber Music Gala

Dvořák: String Quartet in F, op. 96 "American"

Brahms: Sting Sextet in G, op. 36

Lincoln String Quartet

Mark Holloway, Viola

Brandon Vamos, Cello

Brown County Playhouse

70 S Van Buren St, Nashville, IN 47448

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2021

Tuesday, August 17
7pm 

Piano Trio

Musical Royalty: Beethoven's "Archduke" trio

Beethoven: Piano Trio in B-flat, op. 97 

Brahms: Piano Trio in B, op. 8 

Andreas Ioannides, Piano

Madalyn Parnas Möller, Violin

Gabriel Martins, Cello

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Nashville United Methodist Church

36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

Wednesday, August 18

7pm 

Volante Winds & Futaba Niekawa

Beethoven in Paris

Beethoven: Quintet for Piano and Winds in E-flat, op. 16 

Sancan: Sonatine for Flute and Piano 

Saint-Saëns: Tarantelle op. 6 for Flute, Clarinet and Piano 

Poulenc: Sextet for Piano and Winds 

Futaba Niekawa, Piano

Volante Winds:

Suyeon Ko, Flute

Rebecca McGuire, Oboe

Wai Ki Wun, Clarinet

Olivier Huebscher, Horn

Sara Fruehe, Bassoon

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Nashville United Methodist Church

36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

Thursday, August 19

7pm

Cinematic Performance

Rising Tide: The Crossroads Project

Fry Street Quartet

A meditation on nature and the environment with sound, words and images.

Film Preview

*This is a free, non-ticketed event

Brown County High School Auditorium

235 Schoolhouse Ln Nashville, IN 47448

Friday, August 20

7pm

Fry Street Quartet

Andreas Ioannides, Piano

Dvorak's Piano Quintet

Beethoven: String Quartet in A, op. 18 no. 5 

Dvořák: Piano Quintet in A, op. 81 

Nashville United Methodist Church

36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

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5-7pm Pre-Performance "Open House" at the Hoosier Artist Gallery

45 S. Jefferson St.

Nashville, IN 47448

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Saturday, August 21

4pm

Lecture & Discussion

Dr. Roman Ivanovitch

"Caring for Beethoven"

An exploration of Beethoven’s legacy and relevance in the 21st century.

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*This is a free, non-ticketed event

Brown County History Center –Grand Hall (Upper Level)

90 Gould St, Nashville, IN 47448

Saturday, August 21

7pm 

Pacifica Quartet

A Journey Across Cultures

Price: String Quartet no. 1 in G

Prokofiev: String Quartet no. 2 op. 92 

Beethoven: String Quartet no. 9 in C, op. 59 no. 3 “Razumovsky” 

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Brown County Playhouse

70 S Van Buren St, Nashville, IN 47448

Post-Performance Reception hosted

at the Brown County Art Guild

48 South Van Buren Street
Nashville, IN 47448

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Sunday, August 22

3pm

Voice and Piano

Songs from Europe and the New World

Songs by Beethoven, Rossini, Ravel, Rachmaninoff, Villa-Lobos, and many more!

Bruno Sandes, Baritone

Aleksey Artemyev, Piano

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Nashville United Methodist Church

36 S Jefferson St, Nashville, IN 47448

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