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Enjoy a string quartet performance at the St. Louis Public Library.

We are excited to announce our first series of public chamber concerts.

The concerts are indoors and free to attend.


Friday~June 3, 2-3 PM

where: Buder Library, 4401 Hampton Ave

Saturday~June 11, 2-3 PM

where: Schlafly Library, 225 N. Euclid Ave


Bring a lawn chair or blanket to the Quad

Brookings Quadrangle at

Washington University

The Quad has been our home since 1970 and is available again. It is a great place to bring a picnic.

The concerts are free to attend

Sunday~July 10, 7:30 PM

A River Runs Through It

Leon Burke III, Guest Conductor
Robert McNichols Jr., Bass-Baritone

M. Sweetin River Cathedral
R. Schumann Symphony No. 3
J. Strauss II The Blue Danube
B. Smetana The Moldau
F. Grofe Mississippi Suite
G.F. Handel Music for the Royal Fireworks
R. Wagner Siegfried’s Rhine Journey

Sunday~July 17, 7:30 PM

Bach to the Future

Leon Burke III, Guest Conductor
& featuring Bach to the Future

R. Wagner Meistersinger Prelude
O. Respighi Ancient Airs and Dances (Suite No. 1)
S. ProkofievClassical Symphony
Bach to the Future – Hungarian Rhapsody / Star Wars Parody / Jesu Joy / Flight of the Bumblebee
I. Stravinsky Pulcinella Suite
J.S. Bach / L. Stokowski Passacaglia & Toccata in D minor

Join us at the 560 Music Center

560 Center at Washington University

The 560 Center is the site of our successful 2019 summer series and offers easy access and air-conditioned comfort.

560 Trinity Ave, University City, MO 63130

The concert is free to attend

Sunday~July 24, 7:30 PM

From Hummel to Hamilton

Darwin Aquino, Conductor
Mary Weber, Trumpet
& featuring the Gateway Percussion Section 

G. VerdiOverture to La Forza del Destino
J. N. HummelTrumpet Concerto in E major
P. I. TchaikovskyRomeo and Juliet
B.W. Dietz – Sharpened Stick
G. Sollima – Millenium Bug
Lin-Manuel MirandaSuite from Hamilton Featuring: You’ll Be Back / Helpless / My Shot / Dear Theodosia / It’s Quiet Uptown / One Last Time

Sunday~July 31, 7:30 PM

Reforming Destiny: a Tribute to Phyllis Tirmenstein

Darwin Aquino, Conductor
TJ Abernathy, Assistant Conductor – GFO Young Artist
Fritz Volini, Piano – GFO Young Artist
Christina Goetz, Soprano – GFO Young Artist

C. M. Von WeberDer Freischütz Overture )
L. V. BeethovenPiano Concerto No. 1 in C major Op. 15 
A Dvorak – Slavonic Dances Op. 46
F. SchubertAve Maria
R. Vaughn Williams – The Call fromFive Mystical Songs”
F. MendelssohnSymphony No. 5 in D minor Op. 107 “Reformation”


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