Berkshires Week and The Shires of Vermont
CAMBRIDGE, N.Y. -- On Sunday, March 16 at 4 p.m., Hubbard Hall will present a Mu sic from Salem Listening Club about Mozart’s Viola quintets led by artistic director Lila Brown, at Hubbard Hall’s Freight Depot at 25 East Main St.
With live demonstration and recordings, Brown will act as guide for five masterworks Mo zart wrote for string quintet with two violas, from the tragic Quin tet in G minor to the golden concertante-style C major and the virtuosic Quintet in E flat.
A discussion of these radiant works and a look at harmony in the classical era will follow.
Music from Salem brings together musicians of international reputation to prepare and perform chamber music, as well as to lead educational workshops and seminars in the peace and beauty of rural Washington County, N.Y. For more information, visit music fromsalem.org.
Hubbard Hall Center for the Arts, in a renovated 1878 rural opera house and adjacent former freight yard complex, is a community arts center dedicated to bringing the best of the arts to the region with year-round theater, music and dance performances, classes and workshops. Admission to Sunday’s concert is $10. For information, visit hubbardhall.org or call (518) 677-2495.