LIVE CONCERTS (all Friday nights at 7:30 at First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough Street, Back Bay)
Friday, October 21, 2022, 7:30pm Sergey Schepkin Pianist in recital Beethoven: SonataNo. 16 in G, Op. 31 No. 1 Beethoven: SonataNo. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 (“Moonlight”) Bach: Preludes and Fugues XIII–XXIV from The Well-Tempered Clavier I For tickets, please click here.
Friday, January 27, 2023, 7:30pm Chamber works by Mozart and Schubert Mozart: Quartet for Piano and Strings in G minor, K. 478 Schubert: Quartettsatz in C minor, D. 703 Mozart: Quartet for Piano and Strings in E-flat, K. 493 Nick Hammel, violin Haekyung Ju, violin Nathan Emans, viola Isaac Berglind, cello Sergey Schepkin, piano For tickets, please click here.
Friday, February 17, 2023, 7:30pm An Evening of Brahms—Works for One and Two Pianos Three Intermezzi, Op. 117 Sonata No. 1 in C, Op. 1 Waltzes for Piano Four Hands, Op. 39 (selections) Sonata for Two Pianos in F minor, Op. 34b Erin Lindsey, piano Ian Lindsey, piano Sergey Schepkin, piano For tickets, please click here.
Friday, March 17, 2023, 7:30pm Duos and trios for clarinet, cello, and piano Schumann: Three Fantasy Pieces for Clarinet and Piano, Op. 73 Brahms: Clarinet Trio in A minor, Op. 114 Trapani: Quodlibet with Variations for Cello and Piano Beethoven: Clarinet Trio in B-flat, Op. 11 Gary Gorczyca, clarinet Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello Sergey Schepkin, piano For tickets, please click here.
Important details: First Church is back to its full seating (300+). Per the church’s health protocol, masks are required at all times. Proof of vaccination against Covid-19 (two shots and any number of boosters) will be checked at the entrance (this requirement may be waived if the Covid situation dramatically improves). If you feel sick, please stay home; your ticket will be refunded. Our performers are fully vaccinated and boosted, and will be wearing masks. Wind players, who won’t be masked, will maintain a safe distance from the audience.
Please note that all the ticket sales are electronic; there will be no door sales. Your names will appear on our audience list; please mention your name to the person greeting you at the entrance. Tickets are available from Eventbrite; please click on the above links to purchase tickets. If you prefer not to purchase tickets electronically, we accept personal checks made out to Glissando. Ticket prices, inclusive of the Massachusetts 6.25% sales tax, are: $37.19 general admission; $31.88 seniors; and $15.94 students.
As before, all the virtual events will be streamed on the Eventbrite platform. This season, we will stream each event for two weeks. Purchasing a ticket allows an unlimited number of plays. The ticket price that includes the MA sales tax is $15.94.
Sunday, November 13, 2022, 2pm, through Monday, November 28, 2022, 11:30pm Beethoven Piano sonata No. 2 in A, Op. 2 No. 2 Piano sonata No. 12 in A-flat, Op. 26 Piano sonata No. 31 in A-flat, Op. 110 Piano sonata No. 28 in A, Op. 101 Sergey Schepkin, piano For tickets and access, please click here.
Sunday, December 11, 2022, 2pm, through Monday, December 26, 2022, 11:30pm Beethoven Piano sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 2 No. 1 Piano sonata No. 6 in F, Op. 10 No. 2 Piano sonata No. 22 in F, Op. 54 Piano sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57 (“Appassionata”) Sergey Schepkin, piano For tickets and access, please click here.