• Mainstage Concert 1: Last Songs

    LAST SONGS opens with a charming Beethoven string trio written during his early years and ends with Richard Strauss' final piece, Four Last Songs. This concert features Soovin Kim, Jessica Bodner, and Marcy Rosen playing the trio, and Arianna Zukerman and Gloria Chien perfor...

    August 21, 2021 @ 7:30 pm
  • Mainstage Concert 2: Swan Song

    SWAN SONG combines a contemporary string quartet by prolific composer Adolphus Hailstork with the unforgettable Schubert cello quintet. The Parker Quartet and Marcy Rosen perform. Purchase individual tickets to SWAN SONG through Eventbrite here!

    August 22, 2021 @ 3:00 pm
  • Inside Pitch 1: Burn and Rave at Close of Day: Schubert’s Final Year

    With David Ludwig, resident composer Available to watch live at Elley-Long or on-demand through streaming any time after the in-person premiere. All Inside Pitch events are included with the purchase of a Grand Festival Pass. Individual tickets to Inside Pitch discussions ar...

    August 23, 2021 @ 9:30 am
  •  Young Artist Quartet Masterclass 1

    The 2021 Young Artist Quartet consists of four wonderful string players from the New England Conservatory. In this event, they work with master teacher cellist Marcy Rosen on the first two movements of Bartok's first string quartet.

    August 23, 2021 @ 11:00 am
  • Artist Spotlight 1: From My Life with the Parker Quartet

    This hour-long recital will feature the Grammy Award-winning Parker Quartet in two diametrically opposed works: Schumann’s genial third quartet and Smetana’s stormy autobiographical first quartet. Purchase individual tickets to the Parker Quartet recital through Eventbri...

    August 24, 2021 @ 11:00 am
  • Inside Pitch 2: Robert and Clara Schumann: the Spring of Hope and Winter of Despair

    With David Ludwig, resident composer Available to watch live at All Souls Interfaith Gathering or on-demand through streaming any time after the in-person premiere. All Inside Pitch events are included with the purchase of a Grand Festival Pass. Individual tickets to Inside ...

    August 24, 2021 @ 1:30 pm
  • Artist Spotlight 2: Songs of Today

    This recital features two exceptional soloists, Bella Hristova on violin and Clancy Newman on cello, performing new works for their instruments. FLUX Quartet will perform Canadian composer R. Murray Schafer's "Rosalind" Quartet.

    August 25, 2021 @ 11:00 am
  • Inside Pitch 3: The Making of A Song by Mahler

    With Doug Fitch, director/designer, A Song by Mahler and Soovin Kim, LCCMF artistic director Available to watch live at Elley-Long or on-demand through streaming any time after the in-person premiere. All Inside Pitch events are included with the purchase of a Grand Festival...

    August 25, 2021 @ 2:00 pm
  • Inside Pitch 4: Representation in Programming Matters!

    With Michelle Cann, pianist Available to watch live at Elley-Long or on-demand through streaming any time after the in-person premiere. All Inside Pitch events are included with the purchase of a Grand Festival Pass. Individual tickets to Inside Pitch discussions are $15 per...

    August 26, 2021 @ 9:30 am
  • Young Artist Quartet Masterclass 2

    The Young Artist Quartet continues its festival work on Bartok's String Quartet No. 1 in this masterclass with master teacher violist Misha Amory.

    August 26, 2021 @ 11:00 am
  • Mainstage Concert 3: A Song by Mahler

    Marc Neikrug's chamber opera, an LCCMF co-commission, tells the story of a celebrated concert singer who is diagnosed with  Alzheimer’s disease.  She and her pianist husband come to an elevated understanding of their love through their music. Singers Jennifer Johnson Can...

    August 27, 2021 @ 7:30 pm
  • Recital: 2021 Young Artist Quartet

    This recital is the final event of the Young Artist Quartet's week at the 2021 LCCMF. Join them in their performance of Bartók's String Quartet No. 1.

    August 28, 2021 @ 11:00 am
  • Mainstage Concert 4: Elegy

    ELEGY presents the magnificent clarinet quintet by Anglo-African composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor and Smetana’s intensely emotional piano trio which was an elegy for his first daughter who tragically died at the age of four. Purchase individual tickets to ELEGY through Eve...

    August 28, 2021 @ 7:30 pm
  • Mainstage Concert 5: Love Songs

    Our 2021 festival ends with two Schumann pieces from his "Year of Song." Jennifer Johnson Cano sings Schumann Lieder, accompanied by Gloria Chien. We conclude the week with Schumann's Piano Quartet featuring Artistic Directors Gloria Chien and Soovin Kim, with Misha Amory on...

    August 29, 2021 @ 3:00 pm