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Treetops second annual concert to be held April 9

March 23, 2017 GMT

STAMFORD—Musicians from the Ravinia Steans Music Institute will perform at the second annual Treetops Chamber Music Society concert at 4 p.m. April 9 at the Carriage Barn Arts Center, 681 South Ave., New Canaan.

Among the works included will be Gideon Klein; Trio for Violin, Viola and Cello; composed at the Terezin Nazi concentration camp in 1945 just before Klein’s death at the age of 25.

Other works to perform are Beethoven’s String Quintet in C Major, Op. 29; and Stravinsky’s Three Pieces for String Quartet; and Faure’s Piano Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op. 15.

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Tickets are $45 for adults, $20 for students and $5 for children 15 and under. Discounts are available to subscribers.

Tickets are available online at treetopsscms.org or via the box office at 203-539-0220.

Founded in 2006, Treetops Chamber Music Society is a nonprofit that presents acclaimed artists who perform chamber music from the classical repertoire and contemporary masterworks. It also fosters the next generation of musicians and composers by periodically sponsoring the national J.C. Arriaga Chamber Music Competition, which brings some of the most talented young musicians in the country to compete and perform. Through its music outreach program, Artists Mentor Youth, Treetops CMS is committed to making high-quality music education and performances accessible to underserved children and teens in our community. Artists Mentors Youth is supported in part by Fairfield County’s Community Foundation and funds from the City of Stamford’s Community Arts Partnership Program. For more information, please visit treetopscms.org.

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