From the comfort of your own home, enjoy masterwork of the chamber music repertoire performed by our very own CMC musicians and special guest artists.  In addition to amazing music, you will also enjoy all the special elements that make CMC concerts such a unique experience – from entertaining and informative introductions to the pieces and insights from the musicians to special glimpses into some of the beautiful historic homes and venues of Charleston.

Performances of each program will be videotaped in its entirety and available for ticket holders to view through a special link emailed the day of the performance.

Virtual Tickets: $20 each

To continue to make these concerts possible, please consider a donation to Chamber Music Charleston

BEETHOVEN: HIS WOMEN & MUSIC

Clarence Felder, actor; Frances Hsieh, violin; Timothy O’Malley, cello; Irina Pevzner, piano

Veteran Broadway and Film actor Clarence Felder reprises his role as Ludwig van Beethoven, recounting the women who played a major role in his life.
BEETHOVEN The Piano Sonata No. 14 in C♯ minor, “Moonlight,” i. Adagio sostenuto
BEETHOVEN Piano Trio in B-Flat Major, Op. 97, “Archduke”

Streaming Premiere Sunday, September 27, 2020 at 7pm; available on demand until October 10, 2020

 

OVATION CONCERT 1

Amy Schwartz Moretti and Frances Hsieh, violins;
Ben Weiss, viola; Timothy O’Malley, cello

CHEVALIER DE SAINT-GEORGES Violin Duo No. 3 in A Major
BEETHOVEN Beethoven String Quartet Op. 59 No 2

Streaming Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 7:30pm live from the College of Charleston Sottile Theatre; available on demand until October 26, 2020

 

OVATION CONCERT 2

Phillip Bush, piano; Regina Helcher Yost, flute; Zac Hammond, oboe; Charles Messersmith, clarinet; Sandra Nikolajevs, bassoon;
Debra Sherrill Ward, horn

SAINT-SAENS Tarentella, Op. 6
POULENC Trio for Oboe, Bassoon and Piano
REINECKE Trio in a minor for Oboe, Horn and Piano

Streaming Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 7:30pm live from the College of Charleston Sottile Theatre; available on demand until November 24, 2020

HOUSE CONCERT 2

Frances Hsieh and Lydia Chernicoff, violins
Ben Weiss, viola; Tim O’Malley, cello

HAYDN String Quartet Op. 64 No. 5, “The Lark”
DEBUSSY String Quatet in g minor, Op. 10

Streaming Monday, November 16, 2020 at 7pm live from 20 South Battery;  available on demand until November 28, 2020

 

 

A CLASSICAL CHRISTMAS

Jenny Weiss and Tomas Jakubek, violins; Ben Weiss, viola
Tim O’Malley, cello; Jean Williams, bass

HOLST In The Bleak Midwinter
FELICIEN DAVID Soirées d’Hiver
CORELLI Christmas Concerto

Streaming Sunday, December 6 2020 at 7pm live from SC Society Hall;  available on demand until December 19, 2020

Beginning in January 2021 we hope to continue with our previously announced in person concerts, so long as it is safe to do so.  We will reassess the situation in November and will make an announcement by December 15, 2020 regarding performances in 2021.

View our 2021 performances here.