The Rockport Chamber Music Festival is back and celebrating its 40th anniversary under the artistic direction of Barry Shiffman. Celebrate the return of live music this summer with Rockport Music at the Shalin Liu Performance Center.
Featured artists include the Brentano Quartet, St. Lawrence String Quartet, the Han-Finckel-Setzer Trio, violinist James Ehnes with Stewart Goodyear, as well as debut appearances from pianists Jan Lisiecki and Simone Dinnerstein. The festival continues to host two performances of each program, with concerts running approximately 60 to 70 minutes with no intermission.
Additionally, on Sunday, Sept. 26, the Rockport Music Gala celebrates this 40th anniversary with a performance by pianist Yefim Bronfman with A Far Cry, Artistic Director Barry Shiffman and violinist Hana Chang in a program featuring works by Bach, Grieg and Chopin. Tickets for the live shows range from $49 to $86.
Performances are scheduled for September 9-12, 17-19. View the concert details, full schedule and purchase tickets at www.rockportmusic.org.
For more details and tickets visit rockportmusic.org
or call the box office at 978-546-7391.
Special Covid-19 measures for summer concerts include two 1-hour performances per artist, distanced seating and virtual ticketing options.