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      Hill House Chamber Players "In Flanders Fields"- Music Prevails in Saint Paul

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      October 2, 2017 - May 14, 2018

      Monday   6:45 PM - Monday 9:30 PM

      240 Summit Avenue
      Saint Paul, Minnesota 55102

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      Hill House Chamber Players "In Flanders Fields"- Music Prevails

      The Hill House Chamber Players, co-sponsored by the Schubert Club and Minnesota Historical Society, feature group members and guest artists in programs exploring music, poetry, and stories from the Great War as well as classic favorites for piano and strings by Beethoven and Brahms. Admission includes a 6:45 pre-concert conversation, intermission refreshments and a post-performance tour of the magnificent Gilded Age mansion, home to one of St. Paul's most famous families. All concerts are on Mondays, 7:30 pm with general admission seating in the art gallery of the James J Hill House, 240 Summit Ave, St Paul. Wheelchair accessible ramp is past the main entrance, and the Hill House has restrooms on the first floor for those with limited mobility, and a wheelchair accessible restroom on the lower level. Season Flex Pass (choose any 3 concerts, advance reservation not needed)$60; Single concert $23; Students $12 To purchase a Season Flex Pass which allows you to attend any 3 concerts for only $20 each, select the October 2, 6:45 $60 ticket option. No advance reservation needed, simply give your name to the front desk attendant. NEW THIS SEASON: free valet parking 2017-2018 SEASON "IN FLANDERS FIELDS"-Music Prevails OCTOBER 2 and 9 Guest Craig Johnson shares poems and stories of the Great War Debussy Violin Sonata in G minor (1917) Satie Gymnopedie #1, arr. Koncz, for string quartet Dohnanyi Piano Quintet #2 in E flat Minor, Opus 26 (1914) FEBRUARY 26 and MARCH 5 Rontgen String Trio in D major, Opus 76 (1915) Hindemith Viola Sonata, Opus 11, #4 Granados Intermezzo from "Goyescas" for cello and piano (1911) Beethoven Piano Trio in G Major, Opus 1, #2 MAY 7 and 14 Guest guitarist Jeffrey Van and narrator Craig Johnson Van Empire Builder Suite, the life and legend of James J. Hill Ravel Tombeau de Couperin, selections for solo piano (1914-1917) Brahms Piano Quintet in F Minor (all programs subject to change) Hill House Chamber Players Julie Ayer, violin Catherine Schubilske, violin Thomas Turner, viola Tanya Remenikova, cello Mary Jo Gothmann, piano "excellent ensemble, luscious tone, flexible phrasing" "attracting an ever-larger and ever-more-enthusiastic audience" -Star Tribune This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

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