VIRTUAL Mini-Concert Season 


24 January, 2021 2:30pm – 31 January, 2021 2:30pm

All FREE concerts first air at 2:30 PM on date of concert through this website and then subsequently on request for a full week.

22 November, 2020

   Euclid Quartet

   performs Debussy's String Quartet in G Minor

24 January, 2021

   Neave Trio

   presents Piazzolla's The Four Seasons of

    Buenos Aires



    wind quintet performs its Voyager concert, 

    including music inspired by space travel and

    celestial bodies


21 March, 2021
Adrian Daurov 

   (slated to perform with Euclid Quartet in live             2020-21 CMSU series) plays Max Reger's Suite
   for Solo Cello, No. 2 in D Minor, inspired by JS           Bach's
 Suites for Solo Cello


   Berlin Counterpoint

   presents excerpts from Mozart's Quintet for             Piano and Winds, K.452, and Conesson's Techno     Parade for flute, clarinet and piano

16 May, 2021 

  Shanghai Quartet

   performs Puccini's "Chrysanthemums" and               Beethoven's Quartet in E Minor, Op. 59, No. 2,
   one of the Razumovsky Quartets


   Contact us at: cmsu.info@gmail.com


Anna Williams, violin

Mikhail Veselov, cello

Eri Nakamura, piano



The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires by Astor Piazzolla

DETAILED NOTES on this piano trio may be found by clicking on the Program Notes file at the top of this page.


Garrett Hudson, flute

Emily Tsai, oboe

Julian Hernandez, clarinet

Anna Hochhalter, horn

Kara LaMoure, bassoon



Voyager, music inspired by space travel and celestial bodies

  Passacaglia in D minor, Dieterich Buxtehude

  Tsuru No Sugomori, traditional Japanese piece

  Fugue No. 1 in C major, J.S. Bach

“Jupiter” from The Planets, Gustav Holst


DETAILED NOTES on this ensemble may be found by clicking on the Program Notes file at the top of this page.


We are delighted to report that our lineup of groups previously engaged for 2020-21 have agreed to perform for us in 2021-22. Here they are, listed for you with the programs they propose to play. Dates of concerts will be included as they are determined.

Neave Trio

  21 November 2021

   “Her Voice”

      Farrenc: Piano Trio in E flat Major, Op. 33

       Beach: Piano Trio in A Minor, Op. 150
        Chaminade: Piano Trio No. 1, Op. 11
         Higdon: Piano Trio


  9 or 16 January 2022


    Reicha: Quintet in E flat Major, Op. 88, No. 2, Finale
      Beethoven: Quintet in E flat Major, Op. 4
       Eryilmaz: Raki Havasi
        Offenbach: Ballet of the Snowflakes from a Trip to the Moon

         Debussy: Clair de Lune

           Mellits: Apollo

Berlin Counterpoint
 12 February 2022

   “Fun, Mockery and Schadenfreude”
     Srauss, ˆDie FledermausˆOverture
      Ligeti: Six Bagatelles for Wind Quintet
        Poulenc: Sextet for Piano and Winds, Op. 100

         Beethoven: Quintet for Piano and Winds in E flat Major, Op. 16

          Strauss, Richard: Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks

Euclid Quartet 

 with Adrian Daurov, cello

  20 March 2022

    Debussy: String Quartet in G Minor, Op. 10

     Schubert: String Quintet in C Major, Op. Posth. 163, D. 956

Shanghai Quartet
  24 April 2022

   “True Inspirations”
      Bartok: String Quartet No. 1 in A Minor, Op. 7

        Long: Song of the Ch'in

         Grieg: String Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 27

All live concerts held on Sundays at 2:30 PM


Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute

Sinnott Family Bank of Utica Auditorium

310 Genesee Street, Utica NY 13502

This concert series is made possible in part by
 the New York State Council on the Arts, with
  the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
   and the New York State Legislature.

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