2018 – 2019 Season, First Chamber Concert

Mother Lode Friends of Music presents their first concert of the 2018-2019 season, on Sunday September 30th at the Main Street Theater in Sutter Creek. The concert begins at 3:00 pm. The program will feature music from the early 20th century. Works include the sensuous song cycle “Chansons Madecasses” by Maurice Ravel, and the extraordinary “Trio in C Major” by Croatian composer Dora Pejacevic. Performers include the brilliant Biljana Bojovic, Cello, and the MLFOM debut of Karen Solaegui, Mezzo Soprano. Returning MLFOM performers are Corina Stoian, violin, Ron Brickman, Piano, and Sandra Betti, Flute. This concert is free of charge.

Chamber Music Concert

A concert of chamber music features the String Quintet in G minor, K 516, of W. A. Mozart, one of the composer’s finest chamber works, as performed by five of the Sacramento area’s top string players. Continue reading

Violin/Piano Recital

Romanian-born concert violinist Corina Stoian celebrates the 10th anniversary of her American debut in this recreation of her historic recital of February 2006 at the Sutter Creek Theatre. Continue reading

Chamber Music Concert

Corina Stoian leads an ensemble of nine players (four strings and five winds) in a performance of the beautiful Nonet of Joseph Rheinberger, a contemporary of Brahms. Continue reading

The Friction Quartet

The Friction Quartet, the dynamic quartet of youthful players from the San Francisco Bay Area, returns for a special concert with international concert pianist Jenny Q Chai and acclaimed percussionist/composer Andy Akiho. Continue reading