Winter Chamber Music Festival
Blair Milton, director
Made possible in part by the Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
Seven enchanting evenings of treasured classics and compelling new works by internationally acclaimed musicians. The 2017 festival welcomes back the Dover Quartet—Bienen School of Music artists in residence and Banff International String Quartet Competition winners—as well the Opus Award-winning New Orford String Quartet, the Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio, the Calidore String Quartet (winners of the University of Michigan's M-Prize), the St. Lawrence String Quartet, and renowned violinist Simone Lamsma with pianist Andrew Armstrong. Performers also included members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and distinguished Bienen School faculty.