The Mill Valley Chamber Music Society’s 47th annual concert series begins Sunday, October 13, 2019 with Ashu, soprano/alto saxophone and Alexandre Moutouzkine, piano. Courtesy image.

The Mill Valley Chamber Music Society, the non-profit, all-volunteer organization founded in 1973 to present exceptional classical musicians in Mill Valley at affordable ticket prices, has unveiled its 2019-2020 concert series highlighting internationally celebrated classical artists and the annual Marin Music Chest “Young Artists’ Concert.”

The 47th annual concert series begins Sunday, October 13 with Ashu on soprano/alto saxophone and Alexandre Moutouzkine on piano. Ashu, with his warm and engaging personality, unique story and charismatic performance style, is one of today’s most engaging and pioneering musicians. Alexandre Moutouzkine is a winner of renowned competition awards, including the Naumburg and Arthur Rubinstein International Competitions, and has been a Manhattan School of Music faculty member since 2013.

The program consists of “Romantic masterpieces” including Rachmaninoff, R. Schumann, Mahler, Glazunov, Korngold, and Piazzola.

The MVCMS concert series also features Telegraph Quartet on November 10; Gould Piano Trio with Robert Plane, clarinet on January 26, 2020; Alexei Sitkovetsky, violin and Wu Qian, piano on February 23, 2020; and Aizuri Quartet, March 8, 2020.

Two months later, MVCMS showcases the talents of five emerging classical musicians at the annual Marin Music Chest “Young Artists’ Concert,” on May 17, 2020.

MVCMS concerts are held at 5 p.m. Sundays at the Mt. Tamalpais United Methodist Church, 410 Sycamore Avenue, Mill Valley, an intimate concert venue featuring superb acoustics and free parking.

Season subscriptions are $145 per person for five concerts or $105 for three concerts. All subscribers receive complimentary tickets to the annual Marin Music Chest Young Artists Concert. Tickets are sold at the door at $40 per person. Free admission for youth age 18 and under. Subscriptions or single tickets can be ordered online here.

The 411: The Mill Valley Chamber Music Society‘s 47th season begins Sunday, October 13 with Ashu on soprano/alto saxophone and Alexandre Moutouzkine on piano. Concerts are at 5 p.m. Sundays at the Mt. Tamalpais United Methodist Church at 410 Sycamore Avenue. Single tickets are $40 general and free for youth ages 18 and under. Season subscriptions options include $145 per person for all five concerts or a mini-subscription for $105 for three concerts. All subscribers receive a complimentary ticket to the annual Marin Music Chest Young Artists Concert on May 17, 2020. MORE INFO & TIX.

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