Mozart Vs. Atomization at the Music Shed

The Millbrook Independent  (July 8, 2017)  By Kevin T. McEneaney Melvin Chen, the new music director of the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, offered a program entitled “First & Second Viennese School.” A student sextet opened with a Divertimento by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, K 213. Written in 1775 this Divertimento was one of the numerous outdoor entertainment numbers […]

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Chris Brubeck and Triple Play

By Janet Reynolds Editor’s Note: Every summer Norfolk Chamber Music Festival opens its doors and grounds to the community for an afternoon of  free events. Want to introduce your children to live music in a family-friendly setting? This is the way to do it. The Open House, which is on Sunday, July 16 beginning at […]

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Tara Helen O’Connor On Why the Flute and Why She Loves Norfolk

By Janet Reynolds For flutist Tara Helen O’Connor, her upcoming performance on Friday, July 14, at the Norfolk Festival is a homecoming.  She was a Fellow in 1989, at the beginning of her career, an experience she calls “life changing.” “The faculty was incredibly generous with their time and expertise,” she says. “We worked really […]

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