A Musician-led Initiative to fight hunger in our local communities

BOSTON-AREA CONCERTS | 2019-2020

Kim Kashkashian, Artistic Director
2019 - 2020 Season
Sunday, October 20, 2019
New England Conservatory, Brown Hall
Performers

Eureka Ensemble, Kim Kashkashian, Geneva Lewis, Maria Loudenitch, Tanner Menees, Jing Peng, Andrew Samarasekara, Don Weilerstein, Vivian Weilerstein, Rachel Yi

Eureka Ensemble

Telemann–Concerto for 4 Violins in G major, TWV 40:201
Betty Olivero–“Neharót Neharót”
Luke Hsu–Partita for violin and piano
Telemann–Viola Concerto in G major, TWV 51:G9

The Eureka Ensemble opens our 10th season of Music for Food concerts in Boston! Join us for an evening of Telemann concerti, Betty Olivero’s musical testament on war and women’s voices, and the premier of Luke Hsu’s “Partita,” written specifically for Music for Food.

All concert donations will support The Women’s Lunch Place.
Suggested donation: $30+; $10+ (students)

Sunday, December 15, 2019
New England Conservatory, Brown Hall
Performers

Phoenix Ensemble, Michael Block, Sandeep Das, Janny Joo

Phoenix

Bach–Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050
“Masters of Tradition”–music for cello and tabla
Bach–Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048

Our second concert of the season features the Phoenix chamber orchestra performing two Brandenburg Concerti and a cross-genre duo formed by Mike Block and Sandeep Das performing music for tabla (a pair of Indian drums used in Hindustani classical music) and cello (a bowed string instrument used in European classical music).

All concert donations will support The Women’s Lunch Place.
Suggested donation: $30+; $10+ (students)

Sunday, March 1, 2020
New England Conservatory, Brown Hall
Performers

Palaver Strings, Triple Helix, Soovin Kim, Ayano Nimomiya

Palaver Strings and Triple Helix

Vivaldi–Four Seasons: “Winter”
Arno Babadganian–Piano Trio
Bright Sheng–Piano Trio
Vivalidi–Four Seasons: “Spring”

Beginning in winter and ending in spring, our March 1st concert presents two piano trios from Armenia and China, respectively, nestled between two of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons

All concert donations will support The Women’s Lunch Place.
Suggested donation: $30+; $10+ (students)

Sunday, April 19, 2020
New England Conservatory, Brown Hall
Performers

New England Conservatory chamber orchestra, Calvin Chin Martial Arts Academy, Robert Levin, Shuishan Yu

NEC, Tai-Chi, and Robert Levin

Mozart–Piano Concerti
Tai-Chi traditional exhibition performance
Selected Songs from China

Our season 10 finale presents a pair of Mozart Piano Concerti with Robert Levin and New England Conservatory musicians, a Tai-Chi performance,  and a selection of folk songs from China played on Guqin (a plucked string-instrument used in Chinese classical music).

All concert donations will support The Women’s Lunch Place.
Suggested donation: $30+; $10+ (students)