Have a Classical February!

Have a Classical February!

Philadelphia offers a wide range of musical performances each week, ranging from musical theatre, to R&B, from Hip Hop to Indie Rock, and so much more. Another staple in the Philadelphia music scene is classical music. The classical community in Philadelphia is also thriving, bringing world famous instrumentalists, renowned vocalists, and unforgettable opera performances to audiences of all ages.

Looking to experience the classical music world? Check out these upcoming shows this month to get a taste of the finer things in life.

 

Horszowski Trio w/ John Dalley, Viola

Where?: American Philosophical Society

When?: 1/29/16

The Philadelphia Chamber Music Society presents this three-year-old trio, consisting of the two-time Grammy-nominated Jesse Mills, cellist Raman Ramakrishnan, and Rieko Aizawa. Don’t miss this group which was praised by The New Yorker as “destined for great things.”

 

L'amore dei tre re (The Love of Three Kings) 

Where?: Centennial Hall at the Haverford School

When?: 2/2/16

This show is B.Y.O.F., (bring your own friend) all for the special Open Arts members price of $10! Immerse yourself in the story of King Archibaldo, as he tries to reveal his daughter-in-laws infidelity. Don’t miss your opportunity to see this opera, which hasn’t been performed in Philadelphia since1960, presented by the Academy of Vocal Arts.

 

Classical Guitar Concert

Where?: Taylor’s Music

When?: 2/5/14 

Check out Taylor’s Music newest guitar teacher Brad Rau perform for free! Rau has performed across several states as a classical and rock guitarist, as well as a rock drummer. Want to learn yourself? He could be your teacher!

Elizabeth Fayette, violin and Adam Golka, Piano

Where?: American Philosophical Society

When?: 2/14/16 

Want to impress your sweetheart with your classical music taste for free? Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your significant other by witnessing a passionate performance by Elizabeth Fayette, presented by the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society.