Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
490 Riverside Drive, 11th floor
New York, NY 10027-5788

(212) 896 1700

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream Live chamber music & archival recording

Orpheus On Demand | Available Now

Reflections quartet - Matt Dine

Shall we their fond pageant see? Join us for an enchanting summer evening as Orpheus musicians (safely) gather to perform chamber music for the first time since February!

Celebrate with some of your favorite Orpheus musicians and collaborators, plus enjoy an exclusive performance of Mendelssohn's A Midsummer Night's Dream overture.

The Program

Concert Duration: 60 minutes | Happy Hour festivities begin at 6:30pm

  • Coleridge-Taylor

    Clarinet Quintet Op. 10, mvt. IV
    Alan Kay, clarinet
    Eric Wyrick, violin
    Richard Rood, violin
    Dana Kelley, viola
    Eric Bartlett, cello

  • Jessie Montgomery

    Duo for Violin and Cello, mvt. III
    Eric Wyrick, violin
    Eric Bartlett, cello

  • Rossini (arr. Tom Cuffari)

    Di Piacer mi Balza il Cor from La Gazza Ladra for bassoon, voice, and string quartet
    Gina Cuffari, bassoon and voice
    Richard Rood, violin
    Eric Wyrick, violin
    Dana Kelley, viola
    Eric Bartlett, cello

  • Mendelssohn

    A Midsummer Night’s Dream Overture

  • Valerie Coleman

    Danza de la Mariposa for solo flute
    Elizabeth Mann, flute

  • Audio and Video Credits

    Keisuke Ikuma
    Paul Kozel
    Austin Kruczek

  • Location Credits

    Mayor Ray Arroyo
    Gary Buchheister, Recreation Director
    Borough of Westwood, NJ



Goal: $185,000

by August 31, 2021

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Attn: Kristen Wesloh
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
490 Riverside Drive, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10027

Our sincerest thanks to the Orpheus Board of Trustees who are our most ardent fans and our most generous supporters.

We would not have been able to compensate our musicians, and to continue our performances and programs online, during this pandemic without your leadership and generosity.

Orpheus Gina Cuffari Neda Navaee

To all of our donors who are making every note possible, thank you for your support.

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