2009-10

Date Event Details Presenter
Saturday, October 17, 2009, 6 P.M. ECOTARIUM AUCTION Bi-annual auction to benefit the EcoTarium. EcoTarium – Tickets, $125
Thursday, November 12, 2009, 4:30 P.M. WORCESTER ART MUSEUM MEETING Annual Meeting of members of the Worcester Art Museum Worcester Art Museum
Friday, November 13, 2009, noon WOMEN IN BUSINESS LUNCHEON Honoring 8 Remarkable Women in Business. The honorees will be selected from nominations solicited from the local business community and will be profiled in the October 26, 2009 issue of Worcester Business Journal and online at WBJournal.com. Worcester Business Journal
Saturday, November 14, 2009, 8 P.M. DUO-PIANO GALA
Malcolm Halliday, Kallin Johnson, Sima Kustanovich, Tea Lomdaridze, Dick Odgren, Olga Rogach, Myron Romanul and Ian Watson, pianists
Celebrated area keyboard artists playing the Orchestra’s two magnificent pianos – its vintage 1902 Steinway Model “C” concert grand piano and the newer 2006 Steinway Model “B” concert grand. Massachusetts Symphony Orchestra -Tickets, $15 in advance, $20 at the door.
Sunday, November 15, 2009, 3 P.M. MEMBERS OF THE BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Julianne Lee, violin
Catherine French, violin
Edward Gazouleas, viola
Blaise Dejardin, cello
Rolla: Duo for violin and viola
Dohnányi: Serenade in C for string trio, op. 10
Debussy: Quartet in g, op. 10Complimentary coffee and dessert reception follows.
Boston Symphony Orchestra – By reservation; for free tickets, call (617) 266-1200 or (888) 266-1200.
Wednesday, November 18, 2009, 8 P.M. PAVEL HAAS QUARTET
Veronika Jaruskova, violin
Eva Karova, violin
Pavel Nikl, viola
Peter Jarusek, cello
Schubert: Quartet in c, D. 703, “Quartettsatz”
Beethoven: Quartet in F, Op. 59 #1
Haas: Quartet #2
Music Worcester – Tickets, $39 and $36
Saturday, November 21, 2009, 6 P.M. WORCESTER DIOCESE DINNER Donors’ dinner for The Diocese of Worcester. The Diocese of Worcester – By invitation only
Wednesday, April 14, 2010, 8 P.M. AHN TRIO
Angella Ahn, Violin
Maria Ahn, Cello
Lucia Ahn, Piano
Program includes:
Metheny: Yu Ryung
Bunch: danceband
Music Worcester – Tickets, $39 and $36
Saturday, May 1, 2010, 8 P.M. L’ORCHESTRE DE CHAMBRE
I MUSICI DE MONTREAL
Yuli Turovsky, conductor
featuring Katherine Chi, piano
Shostakovich: Prelude and scherzo, Op. 11
Barber: Adagio
Chopin: Variations in Bflat on a theme of “La ci darem la mano” from Mozart’s Don Giovanni, Op. 2
Tchaikovsky: Souvenir de Florence
Music Worcester – Tickets, $39 and $36
Saturday, May 8, 2010, 8 P.M. TIERNEY SUTTON BAND
featuring jazz vocalist Tierney Sutton, with Christian Jacob, Trey Henry, Kevin Axt, and Ray Brinker
To be announced from the stage Music Worcester – Tickets, $39 and $36
Wednesday, June 23, 2010, 6 P.M. COMMERCE INSURANCE DINNER Dinner in honor of retiring CEO Gerald Fells. Commerce Insurance Company (a MAPFRE company) – By invitation only
Tuesday, June 29, 2010, 6 P.M. WORCESTER COMMUNITY ACTION COUNCIL GRADUATION Graduation of Worcester Community Action Council students and reception for students and their families. Worcester Community Action Council