Press Release: September 10, 2019

Mother Lode Friends of Music presents a chamber music concert with a fall “Back to School” theme, Sunday, September 29, 2019, 3:00 pm at the Sutter Creek Theatre, Sutter Creek.

Faculty members of the prestigious Pacific Institute of Music, Folsom, will perform small ensemble pieces by Brahms, Rachmaninoff, Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky.

Performers include Dr. Cathie Apple, flute; Jia-Mo Chen, cello; Dr. Christine Choi, violin; Carol Chuang, piano; Aida Elkhanzade, piano; Akiko Gaffney, piano; Renee Harris, piano; Brennen Milton, clarinet; and Dr. Evgeniy Sporov, violin.

The Sutter Creek Theatre, 44 Main Street, Sutter Creek, is an intimate setting for these accomplished chamber musicians. Please join the Mother Lode Friends of Music for a lovely afternoon celebrating the new school year with music that is sure to sharpen the mind and stir the imagination.

Admission to the concert is free to Mother Lode Friends of Music members; $20 admission for others.

For more information, visit the Friends of Music’s website at or call (530) 676-5396.