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The 2013/14 Concert Series

"Wister and More!"

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The German Society thanks Styron, a leading global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex and rubber, who serves as a corporate sponsor for the 250-year anniversary of the German Society of Pennsylvania with a donation of $10,000 in support of the German Society’s 2013-2014 programming.  More information on http://www.styron.com/news/2013/20130912a.htm

Wister Quartet

The Wister Quartet

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Staneck: “In the West Country” (World Premiere)

Haydn : String Quartet in D Major, Op. 76, No. 5

Beethoven: String Quartet, Op. 59, No. 3 (“Rasumovsky”)

Elissa Lee Koljonen                 Natalie Zhu

Elissa Lee Koljonen & Natalie Zhu

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Selections  include : Mendelssohn, Bach Chausson and Ravel

Barnard Trio                        

The Delius Society presents: The Barnard Trio

Sunday, November 17, 2013

O’Neill - Theme and Variations on

“Pretty Polly Oliver”

Staneck - “Thanksgiving”

Grieg - Piano Trio in C Minor

Delius - Double Concerto

Ephrata Cloister Chorus                

Ephrata Cloister Chorus

Sunday, December 15, 2013

Ephrata Cloister Chorales, Early American Music,

and Christmas Selections

Claire Huangci                          
Claire Huangci, piano

Sunday, January 5, 2014

Selections include works by:

Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin,

and Prokofiev ‘s Romeo and Juliet

Davyd Booth  Michael Stairs

The Delius Society presents: 
Davyd Booth & Michael Stairs

Sunday, February 2, 2014

Selections include:

Schubert, Delius, C. W. Orr, Bach, Cyril Scott, Norman O’Neill and Edward German

Bach Choir

The Bach Choir of Bethlehem and Bach Festival Orchestra
- Conductor Greg Funfgeld

Sunday, March 2, 2014

"Young Meister Bach",
a new opera by Chuck Holdeman,
libretto by Bill Bly,
and the Coffee Cantata by J. S. Bach

Wister Quartet

The Wister Quartet

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Rachmaninov - String Quartet

Schubert  - String Quartet in Bb Major, D. 18

Dvorak - String Quartet in G Major, Op. 1

American Virtuosi                      

American Virtuosi

Sunday, April 27, 2014

W.A. Mozart: Trio in B-flat major

Johannes Brahms: Sonata #1 (Violin and Piano)
Frederic Chopin:  Introduction and Polonaise Brillante (Cello and Piano)

David Popper:  Hungarian Rhapsody (Cello and Piano)

Astor Piazolla:  Le Grande Tango (Cello and Piano)

EStrella Piano Duo                            

EStrella Piano Duo

Sunday, May 18, 2014

“From Russia with Love!”

Selections include Rachmaninoff, Brahms, Stravinsky,Tchaikovsky and Gavrilin

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You can also download the brochure in pdf format.


In the 2013/14 season, we are offering several subscription plans - 10, 8, or 6 concerts.  Each series of tickets will be a standard price for which you may select the concerts you want to attend from our list.  

We sell individual tickets at the door one half hour before each performance.  
To order a subscription, download an order form by clicking here

To purchase individual tickets, click on the TicketLeap logo below

Please keep in mind that tickets are not refundable.  If you purchase a ticket for an upcoming show that you cannot attend, you may either keep your unused ticket as a tax-deductible donation or exchange it to attend a future concert in the same season (subject to availability).

The purchase of each ticket includes the opportunity to meet the artists after each Sunday afternoon performance.  Traditionally, champagne and other refreshments are sold during intermission.

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