Welcome to the 26th Season of the Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival

For nearly three decades, the Festival has existed as one of metro Detroit’s musical gems bringing many of the world’s premier chamber musicians to intimate, magnificent venues throughout the area. The 2019 Festival features many of the world’s most acclaimed and decorated performers, including the world-renowned, nine-time Grammy Award-winning Emerson String Quartet; MacArthur Genius and Avery Fisher Prize Winner, Leila Josefowicz; four-time Grammy Award-winning modern-classical superstars, Eighth Blackbird; and the award-winning, internationally-acclaimed soprano, Christine Goerke. Join us for an unforgettable two weeks celebrating these awe-inspiring artists and many more!

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Past Events

February 2019

10
February
Sunday

Vignette, Opus 1 Alvin Waddles

February 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
MI United States

March 2019

02
March
Saturday

Vignette, Opus 2 Tien-Hsin Cindy Wu & Yoonshin Song

March 2 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
MI United States
30
March
Saturday

Vignette, Opus 3 Ivalas String Quartet

March 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
MI United States

April 2019

27
April
Saturday

Vignette, Opus 4 Kimberly Kaloyanides Kennedy & Paul Watkins

April 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
MI United States

May 2019

17
May
Friday

Vignette, Opus 5 John Novacek

May 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
MI United States

June 2019

15
June
Saturday

Opening Night — Beethoven’s String Quartets: Op. 18, Nos. 1 & 3 and Op. 59, No. 1

June 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Seligman Performing Arts Center, 22305 West Thirteen Mile Rd.
Beverly Hills, MI 48025 United States
15
June
Saturday

Opening Night Dinner

June 15 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Seligman Performing Arts Center, 22305 West Thirteen Mile Rd.
Beverly Hills, MI 48025 United States
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