The Olympic Music Festival presents a summer season of concerts in partnership with Centrum at Fort Worden State Park in beautiful Port Townsend, WA. World class chamber music performances take place at the Wheeler Theater Saturdays and Sundays at 2 PM, with dates in July, August, and September. Highlights include the Olympic Chamber Music Fellowship and annual children’s concert. Please visit our website for information and tickets: www.olympicmusicfestival.org.
SUN AUGUST 18
Wheeler Theater at Fort Worden | $33, $40
Kristin Lee violin
Adelya Nartadjieva violin*
Dimitri Murrath viola
SoHui Yun viola*
Sein Lee cello*
Matthew Zalkind cello
Julio Elizalde piano
Chelsea Wang piano*
*2019 Olympic Chamber Music fellow
Enescu Konzertstücke for Viola & Piano (1906)
Walton Piano Quartet (1919)
Chopin Introduction & Polonaise Brillante in C major for Cello & Piano, Op. 3
Dvořák String Quintet in E-flat major, Op. 97 "American"
In 1893, Dvořák was in Iowa and had the opportunity to hear the music of the local Native Americans. This chance encounter inspired him to write the famed American Quartet and the String Quintet, Op. 97, two works that share a similar palette of colors and emotions.