WHITE MOUNTAINS MUSIC FESTIVAL

North country chamber players presents some of the finest Chamber Music in New Hampshire's White Mountains.  With concerts through out the year.

38 years of history, and a bright future ahead.


Spring Awakening
May
16
7:30 pm19:30

Spring Awakening

  • Sugar Hill Meeting House

Join the NCCP String Quartet and flutist Susan Nidel Palma for a lively program of music by Mozart and South American greats.  

Mozart: C Major Flute Quartet

Ziegler: Suite Canyengue

Ginastera: Impressiones de la Puna

Mozart: D Major String Quartet, K. 499

Miki-Sophia Cloud & Ronnie Bauch, violins; Ah ling Neu, viola; Chris Finckel, cello;  Susan Nidel Palma, flute

 

 

Winterlude
Feb
8
3:00 pm15:00

Winterlude

  • Sugar Hill Meetinghouse

Join us for an intimate afternoon of Piano Trios among friends during the deepest days of winter. 

**Note start time.  This concert will begin at 3. 

Aaron Boyd, violin; Chris Finckel, cello; Bernard Rose, piano

Haydn: Piano Trio in E Flat Major, Hob. XV: 22                              

Amy Beach: Piano Trio in A minor, Opus 150                                           

Beethoven: Trio in B Flat Major, Opus 97 (“Archduke”)                          

    

Harvest Notes Concert
Oct
5
4:00 pm16:00

Harvest Notes Concert

  • Sugar Hill Meeting House

Join the Chamber Players for an afternoon of lush music against an equally lush backdrop of October's changing leaves.  Member musicians Ah ling Neu, viola, Allen Blustein, clarinet, and Bernie Rose, piano, perform this program, which includes lesser-known works of great composers and the beloved "Kegelstatt" Trio by Mozart.

 

W.A. Mozart: Trio for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano in E flat - "Kegelstatt," K.498

Elliot Carter:   "Gra" for solo clarinet   

Franz Schubert: Two Impromptus for Solo Piano, op.142 (nos. 2 and 3)

Rebecca Clark: "I'll Bid My Heart Still" for Viola and Piano 

Jean Francaix: Trio for Clarinet, Viola and Piano 

Poetics of Music - Sunday Matinee
Aug
17
4:00 pm16:00

Poetics of Music - Sunday Matinee

  • Alumni Hall

Capping off our fabulous summer of collaborations, we partner with poets from Frost Place Poetry Center to bring you original verse inspired by the music on the program -- a true artistic dialogue and a fitting celebration to end a deeply inspiring summer!

Richard Strauss: Einmal Anders, from Til Eulenspeigel

Mendelssohn: String Quartet in A Minor, op. 13

Debussy: Syrinx for Solo Flute

Mozart: Divertimento K.251

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

Poetics of Music - with Frost Place
Aug
16
7:30 pm19:30

Poetics of Music - with Frost Place

  • Sugar Hill Meeting House

Capping off our fabulous summer of collaborations, we partner with poets from Frost Place Poetry Center to bring you original verse inspired by the music on the program -- a true artistic dialogue and a fitting celebration to end a deeply inspiring summer!

Richard Strauss: Einmal Anders, from Til Eulenspeigel

Mendelssohn: String Quartet in A Minor, op. 13

Debussy: Syrinx for Solo Flute

Mozart: Divertimento K.251

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

Dance Dance Revolution - Featuring LJOVA
Aug
9
7:30 pm19:30

Dance Dance Revolution - Featuring LJOVA

  • Sugar Hill Meeting House

Exploring rousing dance music from a myriad of cultures, this program's highlight is a guest appearance by internationally acclaimed composer, performer, and band leader, LJOVA!  Fans of our past cross-genre collaborations will not want to miss this concert, which draws inspiration from klezmer, jazz, and other improvised musics .  

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

Dance Dance Revolution - Friday Night in Haverhill
Aug
8
7:30 pm19:30

Dance Dance Revolution - Friday Night in Haverhill

  • Alumni Hall

Exploring rousing dance music from a myriad of cultures, this program's highlight is a guest appearance by internationally acclaimed composer, performer, and band leader, LJOVA!  Fans of our past cross-genre collaborations will not want to miss this concert, which draws inspiration from klezmer, jazz, and other improvised musics .  

Malcolm Arnold: Divertimento for Flute, Oboe, & Clarinet, Op. 37

Reza Vali: Folk Song Set No. 9 for Flute & Cello

----Intermission --- 

Original Music by LJOVA!

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

Haverhill Matinee Kickoff:  Blow Your Mind
Aug
3
4:00 pm16:00

Haverhill Matinee Kickoff: Blow Your Mind

  • Alumni Hall

An evening of spectacular wind chamber music, featuring horn virtuoso Jacquelyn Adams. She joins veteran NCCP horn player, Kendall Betts in two fantastic works that call for two horns: Mozart's "Musical Joke" and the hidden gem, Ferdinand Ries' Septet!

Migot: Trio for Violin, Oboe and Piano

Mozart: Musical Joke for String Quartet, bass and two horns

Ferdinand Ries: Grand Septet

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

Blow Your Mind
Aug
2
7:30 pm19:30

Blow Your Mind

  • Sugar Hill Meeting House

An evening of spectacular wind chamber music, featuring horn virtuoso Jacquelyn Adams. She joins veteran NCCP horn player, Kendall Betts in two fantastic works that call for two horns: Mozart's "Musical Joke" and the Ferdinand Ries Septet!

Migot: Trio for Violin, Oboe and Piano

Mozart: Musical Joke for String Quartet, bass and two horns

Ferdinand Ries: Grand Septet

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

A North Country Reunion - Sunday Matinee
Jul
27
4:00 pm16:00

A North Country Reunion - Sunday Matinee

  • Mountain View Grand Hotel

Founding member of the Tokyo Quartet and North Country favorite, Kikuei Ikeda, returns to the White Mountains for an exquisite afternoon of peerless string chamber music.

Mozart: Sonata for Violin & Piano in E Minor-K. 304

Schulhoff: Concertino for Flute, Viola, and Contrabass

Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes

Brahms: Sextet for Strings in B flat Major, op. 18 

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

A North Country Reunion
Jul
26
7:30 pm19:30

A North Country Reunion

  • Sugar Hill Meeting House

Founding member of the Tokyo Quartet and North Country favorite, Kikuei Ikeda, returns to the White Mountains for an exquisite evening of peerless string chamber music.

Mozart: Sonata for Violin & Piano in E Minor-K. 304

Schulhoff: Concertino for Flute, Viola, and Contrabass

Prokofiev: Overture on Hebrew Themes

Brahms: Sextet for Strings in B flat Major, op. 18

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

Stories from the Caravan - Sunday Matinee
Jul
20
4:00 pm16:00

Stories from the Caravan - Sunday Matinee

  • Mountain View Grand Hotel

Journey with the Players to far-off places as we celebrate the legacy of Gypsy music in the classical tradition.  Explore the influence of Roma musical culture in composers from Bartok to Brahms.  Featuring North Country favorite and renowned guitarist, Oren Fader.

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

Stories from the Caravan:  Feat. Oren Fader, Guitar
Jul
19
7:30 pm19:30

Stories from the Caravan: Feat. Oren Fader, Guitar

  • Sugar Hill Meeting House

Journey with the Players to far-off places as we celebrate the legacy of Gypsy music in the classical tradition.  Explore the influence of Roma musical culture in composers from Bartok to Brahms.  Featuring North Country favorite and renowned guitarist, Oren Fader.

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

Whitefield Kickoff: Four Seasons in the White Mountains
Jul
13
4:00 pm16:00

Whitefield Kickoff: Four Seasons in the White Mountains

  • Mountain View Grand Hotel

Can't make it Saturday night?  More of an early bird?  Join us Sunday afternoon!  We're kicking off our 36th Season in Whitefield with a repeat performance of Vivaldi's Four Seasons, featuring Max Tan, the inaugural Fritz and Eleonore Kramer Fellow.  Join us at the Mountain View Grand in Whitefield for a thrilling Sunday matinée of music, and depictions of all four seasons in the White Mountains by local artists.   

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

Opening Night: Four Seasons in the White Mountains
Jul
12
7:30 pm19:30

Opening Night: Four Seasons in the White Mountains

  • sugar hill meeting house

We're kicking off our 36th Season with Vivaldi's Four Seasons, featuring Max Tan, the inaugural Fritz and Eleonore Kramer Fellow.  Join us for a thrilling evening of music, and depictions of all four seasons in the White Mountains by local artists.   

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309 or BUY ONLINE HERE

Spring Fever
May
17
4:00 pm16:00

Spring Fever

  • Sugar Hill Meeting House

Join us as we celebrate primavera passion! 

Spend the afternoon making music with North Country Chamber Players Bernard Rose, Miki Cloud, Ronnie Bauch, and Chris Finckel, and special guest violist, Matthew Lipman.

Schubert - “Grand Duo” for Violin and Piano in A Major, 
Haydn - String Quartet in D Major, “The Lark"
Franck - Piano Quintet in F-Minor

To reserve tickets, call (603) 444-0309