Hear our incredible Philharmonic players up close and personal. Broaden your knowledge of the composers you love. Meet and converse with our musicians in intimate settings. Please mark your calendars and join us for the Chamber Music Series!

CHAMBER I:

Join us for our first chamber concert of this Season of Discovery with an exploration of the rich and unique timbre of the oboe alon with the velvety sound of its cousin, the Englis horn. NEPP oboist, Karen Blundell is joined by violist, David Creswell and pianist Matthew Graybill in a program of works genuinely blending these instruments, including 2 Rhapsodies, by impressionist composer Charles Martin Loeffleur.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2022 | 7:00PM

First Presbyterian Church, Clarks Summit

CHAMBER II:

We continue our musical exploration with bursts of colorful sounds by an eclectic combinations of instruments with NEPP percussionist, Steve Mathiesen and pianist Rick Hoffenberg. This program will take you on a journey through contrasting and unique soundscapes.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2023 | 7:00PM

Marian Chapel, Marywood University, 2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton 18509

CHAMBER III

Discover how Joseph Haydn’s very last string quartet continues to inspire composers more than two centuries later! Enjoy Haydns elegance, paired with the intensity of Caroline Shaw’s Entr’acte, and the flamboyance of Spanish composer Joaquin Turina. Performed by violinist, Robyn Quinnett, violinst, Gabriel Schaff, violist, Orlando Wells, and cellist Peter Brubaker.

THURSDAY, APRIL 13, 2023 | 7:00PM

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Scranton

CHAMBER IV

We end our Season of Discovery with a program of works exploring contrasting musical textures including the exuberant clarinet trio by Zemlinsky and the groovy Disco Toccata by Connesson, with clarinetist, Pascal Archer, cellist, Alberto Parrini and pianist, Spencer Myer.

THURSDAY, MAY 11, 2023 | 7:00PM

First Presbyterian Church, Wilkes-Barre