Grab a glass of wine, a plate of cheese or your favorite snack and settle down in the comfort of your home for a private performance. Each week a different Chamber Music Charleston musician will perform for you from the beautiful Governor Thomas Bennett House, where they will play some of their favorite pieces from the solo repertoire.

Featured musicians and repertoire include:

Regina Helcher Yost, flute
G. F. Telemann – Fantasia No. 2 in A Minor, TWV 40:3
Carl Nielsen – Children are Playing by Carl Nielsen
Daniel Dorff – August Idyll

Zac Hammond, oboe
Benjamin Britten – Six Metamorphoses after Ovid, op. 49

Charles Messersmith, clarinet
Paul Harvey – Three Etudes on Themes of Gershwin
Igor Stravinsky – Three Pieces for Clarinet

Debra Sherrill Ward, horn
Malcolm Arnold – Fantasy for Horn, Op. 88
Jacques-François Gallay – Unmeasured Prelude and Caprice
Lydia Lowery Busler – Appalachia

Timothy O’Malley, cello
J.S. Bach – Suite No. 6 in D Major for Solo Cello


This project is funded in part by the City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs and the City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Program through their joint administration of the Lowcountry Quarterly Arts Grant Program and the South Carolina Arts Commission which receives support from the National Endowment for the Arts and the John and Susan Bennett Memorial Arts Fund of the Coastal Community Foundation of SC

Visit our YouTube page at for more videos, including performances from our March, April and May in-home recitals.  on

Monday, March 23 at 7pm

Souvenir de Florence Viewing Party on YouTube/ChamberMusicChs

TCHAIKOVSKY – String Sextet in D minor, Op. 70, “Souvenir de Florence”
Recorded live, March 8, 2020 at the Cathedral of St. Luke and St. Paul

Anthea Kreston, violin; Frances Hsieh, violin; Ben Weiss, viola; Jenny Weiss, viola; Jason Duckles, cello; Timothy O’Malley, cello

Monday, March 30 at 7pm

Sandra Nikolajevs, bassoon

L. MILDE – Concert Study Suite
E GALLIARD – Sonata No. 3 in F Major

Monday, April 6 at 7pm

Regina Helcher Yost, flute

CASPAR SUMMER Study No. 32 in D-flat major from 32 Etudes amusantes et instructives, Op. 129
JS BACH Partita in a minor, BWV 1013
CPE BACH Sonata in a minor, H 562

Monday, April 13 at 7pm

Timothy O’Malley, cello
Chee-Hang See, piano

BRAHMS Cello Sonata No. 1 in E minor, Op. 38
BRUCH Kol Nidrei, Op. 47

Monday, April 20 at 7pm

Zac Hammond, oboe

FERLING Etudes for Oboe, No. 27-28
TELEMANN Flute Fantasia No. 3
CPE BACH Flute Sonata in A minor, H.562, i. poco adagio
BEETHOVEN Trio in C major, Op.87
JS BACH Partita in A minor, BWV 1013, iv. bourrée anglaise
MOZART Queen of the Night Aria from The Magic Flute

Monday, April 27 at 7pm

Jenny Weiss, violin and Ben Weiss, viola

MOZART Duo for violin & viola in G major, K423

Monday, May 4 at 7pm

Irina Pevzner, piano

TCHAIKOVSKY The Seasons, Op. 37

Monday, May 11 at 7pm

Charles Messersmith, clarinet

BRAHMS Clarinet Sonata No. 2 in E Flat Major