Norfolk Chamber Music Festival–Yale Summer School of Music

Festival Artist Concerts | Summer 2022

Wu Man, pipa virtuoso
Special Event | Free Concert

Musical Bridges

WED, JULY 6 | 7:30 PM

The 2022 Musical Bridges commission features GRAMMY-nominated pipa virtuoso Wu Man.
Beethoven
FRI, JULY 8 | 8 PM

It’s About Time | Belated Beethoven Birthday

Works of Beethoven including the Sonata in D Major for Piano Four Hands
Brentano Quartet
SAT, JULY 9 | 8 PM

The Brentano Quartet

Works of Haydn, Bartók, and Dvořák
Appalachian Spring
Fri, July 15 | 8 pm

Unquestionably American

Works of Hailstork, Bloch, and Copland's "Appalachian Spring"
Brentano and Dawn Upshaw
SAT, JULY 16 | 8 PM

Brentano & Upshaw

Dido Reimagined: A new performance inspired by the famous "Dido’s Lament" from Purcell’s opera "Dido and Aeneas."
Women composers through the ages
FRI, JULY 22 | 8 PM

It’s About Time | Women Through the Ages

Works of Boulanger, Tower, Farrenc, Ngwenyama, Schumann
Dover Quartet
SAT, JULY 23 | 8 PM

The Dover Quartet

Works of Haydn, Mozart, and Ravel
Norfolk Music Shed
FRI, JULY 29 | 8 pm

It’s About Time | Norfolk Then and Now

Works of Auznieks, Vaughan Williams, and Coleridge-Taylor
St Lawrence Syring Quartet and Melvin Chen
SAT, JULY 30 | 8 PM

Music of Schulhoff & Brahms

Works of Schulhoff and Brahms
Music for peace
FRi, AUGUST 5 | 8 PM

It’s About Time | Music for Peace

Works of Silvestrov, Schoenberg, and Messiaen
st lawrence and natalie zhu
SAT, AUGUST 6 | 8 PM

Music of Mozart and Dvořák

Works of Mozart and Dvořák
beethoven
FRI, AUGUST 12 | 8 PM

It’s About Time | Directions

Works of Strauss, Ligeti, and Beethoven
Norfolk Gala
SPECIAL EVENT

Festival Gala

SAT, AUGUST 13 | 8 PM

A concert featuring music for multiple pianos. Enjoy just the concert or all the evenings festivities.
Phiharmonia Baroque
Special Event

Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra

THUR, AUGUST 18 | 8 PM

This Grammy-winning orchestra recognized as “America’s leading historically informed ensemble” (The New York Times) returns to the Music Shed.
Norfolk Choral Festival 2022
SPECIAL EVENT

Norfolk Choral Festival

SAT, AUGUST 20 | 4 PM

Choral Director Simon Carrington’s remarkable programming showcases works from four centuries.

To attend concerts this summer Patrons must...

• Be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 including any booster dose(s) when eligible.

• Show their vaccination card and photo ID at the door.

• Wear ASTM or N95-equivalent mask at all times inside the building.
Cloth masks alone are not permitted.