Upcoming Concerts

2017

Concert 51: Sunday, October 15

Frank Pavese, piano His third recital for MRM.

Ravel's Valses nobles et sentimentale and other works

His third recital for MRM.

Concert 52: Sunday, November 12

Brett Deubner, viola, with Thomas Steigerwald, piano

Johannes Brahms: Viola Sonata in E-flat, op. 120, no. 2 

Andre Myers: Cadenza and Aria

Rebecca Clarke: Sonata for Viola (1919)

Brett was part of MRM concert no. 1. Now he returns for no. 52!! If you've never heard of Rebecca Clarke, her music of a century ago is wonderful.

2018

Concert 53: Sunday, January14

Clipper Erickson, piano, and Risë Erickson, handbells. 

Clipper returns for the fourth time. So does his wife Risë, but this time she leaves the audience and joins him as a performer on handbells.

Concert 54: Sunday, February 25

Ana Tsinadze, viola, and friends.

Chamber music tba. 

We all know Ana as the violist with the Maurice River String Quartet and for her solo recital a few years ago.

Concert 55: Sunday, March 11

Keith Calmes, guitar, and Selvaganesh Vinayakram, Indian drums.

Drummer Selvaganesh joins Keith here in New Jersey every spring to put together concerts merging Eastern and Western traditions.


Concert 56: Sunday, April 15

Norma Meyers, piano

“1918: the Death of Claude Debussy and the Birth of Leonard Bernstein”

Norma has played for MRM many times as a collaborator. Now she returns all by herself. Obviously, the program will be piano music by Debussy and Bernstein.


All concerts on Sunday afternoon at 2:30 in the Mauricetown, NJ area.
Reservations required. Call 856-506-0580, or send an email by clicking here.

For first-timers: we'll give you our address and directions when you sign up for the first time. We are in the Mauricetown, NJ, area. Our audience comes from near and far, from five minutes to two hours distant. We are often fully subscribed, so don't wait until the last moment to try to sign up.

MRM is not a business. It is a music party during which we pass the hat to show our appreciation to the first rate professional artists. Jan and Paul keep none of that money.

Completed Concerts

October 4, 2015: Margaret Swinchoski, flute; Ron Levy, piano;
      Paul Mack Somers, narrator

January 10, 2016: Clipper Erickson, piano

February 21, 2016: Michal Schmidt, violoncello and piano, and Norma Meyer, piano

April 10, 2016: Maurice River woodwinds — Kimberly Reighly, flute; Terrence Belzer, oboe; Christopher and Karen Di Santo, clarinets 1 & 2; Ping Liang, bassoon — with Norma Meyer, piano

May 1: Elizabeth Mendoza, Maurice River principal violoncellist; Lynn Pompa, guitar

October 2, 2016: Allison Franzetti, piano
all living composers: Carlos Franzetti, Robert Aldridge, Amanda Harberg, Sean Hickey, T. J. Sclafani,
Victoria Bond

November 13, 2016: Maurice River Woodwind Quintet: Kimberly Reighley, flute; Terrence Belzer, oboe; Christopher DiSanto, clarinet; Ping Liang, bassoon; Jonathan Clark, horn

January 15, 2:30 pm: Clipper Erickson, piano: Modest Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition;
Nathaniel Dett - Enchantment

February 12, 2:30 pm -Daphne Alderson, mezzo soprano;
Norma Meyer, piano: a well-known song cycle, American music.

March 5, 2:30 pm - Norma Meyer, piano, with Time for Three bassist Ranaan Meyer, guest artist. Program widely varied.

April 30, 2:30 pm - Gala 50th Concert Event:
The Maurice River String Quartet:
Ruotao Mao, Nancy Jan, violins;
Ana Tsinadze, viola; Elizabeth Mendoza, violoncello with guest clarinetist Christopher DiSanto.
Brahms — Quintet for String Quartet and Clarinet, op. 115 and other works tba.

All concerts on Sunday afternoon at 2:30 in the Mauricetown, NJ area.
Reservations required. Call 856-506-0580.

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