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The 2015/16 Concert Series

"Wister and More!"

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The German Society thanks Styron, a leading global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex and rubber, who serves as a corporate sponsor for the 250-year anniversary of the German Society of Pennsylvania with a donation of $10,000 in support of the German Society’s 2013-2014 programming.  

More information on http://www.styron.com/news/2013/20130912a.htm


Trio Montage

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Mozart - Andante, K. 315

Stamitz - Rondo Allegro

Saint-Saens - Fantasie

Saint-Saens - The Swan

Corelli - Sonata, Op. 5, No. 7

The Hamburg-Flottbek Church Choir

Sunday, October 25, 2015

Presents sacred and secular choral works by Brahms, Mendelssohn, Purcell, Schütz, and others.


The Delius Society presents: The Wister Quartet with Marcantonio Barone

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Delius - Legende for violin and piano

Murrill - String Quartet

O'Neill - Piano Quintet in E Minor, Op. 10

EStrella Piano Duo

Sunday, December 13,  2015

Renditions include:

Bach - From Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor

Mendelssohn - Andante et Allegro Brilliante, Op. 92

Schubert - Der Erlkönig

Schumann - Kinderszenen Op. 15

Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue

Claire Huangci, piano

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Her performance includes:

Brahms - Sonata No. 3

Schubert - Two impromptus

And other lively piano pieces.

Elissa Koljonen, violin & Natalie Zhu, piano

Sunday, February 7, 2016

"Romances and Fantasies"

Beethoven - Romance in F Major, Op. 50

Schubert -  Fantasy in C Major for Piano and Violin, D 934

Grieg - Sonata for Violin and Piano, Op. 45

Sibelius - Romance, Op. 78, No. 2

Vieuxtemps - Romance, Op. 40, No. 1

Lehar - Hungarian Fantasy, Op. 45


Amit Peled, cello & Elizabeth Borowsky, piano

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Recreating Pablo Casal's 1915 recital at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore using the master's original cello.

The historic rendition includes Handel, Bah, Beethoven, Fauré, and others.


The Wister Quartet

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Haydn - String Quartet in B flat Major, Op. 1, No. 1

Barber - String Quartet in B Minor

Schubert - String Quartet in D Minor, D. 810 (Death and the Maiden)



The Delius Society Presents: The Conwell Woodwind Quintet

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Various transcriptions of works by Frederick Delius:


Finale from "Koanga"

North Country Sketches

Fantasy Dance

Delius's transcription of Grieg's "Norwegian Bridal Procession"


The Wister Quartet

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Mozart - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525

Four Tangos for string quartet

Mendelssohn - String Quartet in D Major, Op. 44, No. 1



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You can also download the brochure in pdf format.


In the 2013/14 season, we are offering several subscription plans - 10, 8, or 6 concerts.  Each series of tickets will be a standard price for which you may select the concerts you want to attend from our list.  

We sell individual tickets at the door one half hour before each performance.  
To order a subscription, download an order form by clicking here

To purchase individual tickets, click on the TicketLeap logo below

Please keep in mind that tickets are not refundable.  If you purchase a ticket for an upcoming show that you cannot attend, you may either keep your unused ticket as a tax-deductible donation or exchange it to attend a future concert in the same season (subject to availability).

The purchase of each ticket includes the opportunity to meet the artists after each Sunday afternoon performance.  Traditionally, champagne and other refreshments are sold during intermission.

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