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Chameleon

Arts Ensemble

of Boston

6 Rocky Nook Terrace Boston, MA 02130 617-427-8200 www.chameleonarts.org

Nonprofit Org. U.S. Postage Paid Boston MA Permit No. 54886

“ The music wore a human face, did not over-insist, and gripped the attention.” – The Boston Globe

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chamber music. Deborah Boldin Artistic Director


Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston Transforming experiences in chamber music.

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The Chameleons Dear Friends, Deborah Boldin, flute It is my pleasure to welcome you to Chameleon Arts Ensemble’s 15th anniversary season. In honor of this milestone we are thrilled to present an expanded series, including a three-concert exploration of the work and influence of Arnold Schoenberg and culminating in a tour de force program featuring his landmark Pierrot Lunaire in May. We’ll hear echoes of Pierrot and Schoenberg throughout the year in six unforgettable programs that offer our signature mix of the witty and the sublime, the adventurous and the beloved. I look forward to celebrating this anniversary season with you!

Vivian Chang-Freiheit, piano Gloria Chien, piano Nancy Dimock, oboe Gary Gorczyca, clarinet Whitacre Hill, horn Joanna Kurkowicz, violin William Manley, percussion Kelli O’Connor, clarinet Margaret Phillips, bassoon Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello Anna Reinersman, harp Scott Woolweaver, viola “ a stunning virtuosic display” – The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Deborah Boldin, Artistic Director

“ Planning a good chamber music program is an art unto itself,

and few in town have mastered it as persuasively.” – The Boston Globe

Season 15 6 Saturday evenings at 8 PM 6 Sunday afternoons at 4 PM

photo: Susan Wilson


Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston Transforming experiences in chamber music.

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The Chameleons Dear Friends, Deborah Boldin, flute It is my pleasure to welcome you to Chameleon Arts Ensemble’s 15th anniversary season. In honor of this milestone we are thrilled to present an expanded series, including a three-concert exploration of the work and influence of Arnold Schoenberg and culminating in a tour de force program featuring his landmark Pierrot Lunaire in May. We’ll hear echoes of Pierrot and Schoenberg throughout the year in six unforgettable programs that offer our signature mix of the witty and the sublime, the adventurous and the beloved. I look forward to celebrating this anniversary season with you!

Vivian Chang-Freiheit, piano Gloria Chien, piano Nancy Dimock, oboe Gary Gorczyca, clarinet Whitacre Hill, horn Joanna Kurkowicz, violin William Manley, percussion Kelli O’Connor, clarinet Margaret Phillips, bassoon Rafael Popper-Keizer, cello Anna Reinersman, harp Scott Woolweaver, viola “ a stunning virtuosic display” – The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Deborah Boldin, Artistic Director

“ Planning a good chamber music program is an art unto itself,

and few in town have mastered it as persuasively.” – The Boston Globe

Season 15 6 Saturday evenings at 8 PM 6 Sunday afternoons at 4 PM

photo: Susan Wilson


In a city immersed in music, the Chameleon Arts Ensemble is distinguished by superb artistry, luminous performances, and dynamic musical dialogues. Chameleon integrates old and new repertoire into unexpected chamber music programs that are themselves works of art. Now celebrating its 15th anniversary, this innovative ensemble draws those who love the adventure of music—classic and contemporary. A Chameleon concert is a multifaceted experience in an intimate environment, joining audience and musicians in an exuberant celebration of music.

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About Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston

The Path to Modernism 15th Anniversary Schoenberg Mini-Festival From the very beginning our goal has been to transform the listening experience by celebrating both the rich tradition and the continual evolution of our art form. No composer has personified this philosophy more than the great iconoclast and innovator Arnold Schoenberg. As part of our 15th anniversary, three special concerts will form a fascinating tour through his world. They feature works from the long course of his career, from late Romanticism to free expressionism to the fully modern voice of his later years; as well as composers who influenced him, his peers, his teachers, and a startlingly diverse range of music by his students.

Sponsored in part by the Harvard Musical Association.

concert 1: midst the twilight path Saturday, October 6, 2012, 8 PM Sunday, October 7, 2012, 4 PM A portrait of Schoenberg’s world in the waning days of Romanticism. concert 5: to answer and resound Saturday, April 6, 2013, 8 PM Sunday, April 7, 2013, 4 PM Teachers and students, with Schoenberg at the center. concert 6: mystic moons and dream music Saturday, May 18, 2013, 8 PM Sunday, May 19, 2013, 4 PM The architects of modernism in the pivotal early years of the 20th century.


In a city immersed in music, the Chameleon Arts Ensemble is distinguished by superb artistry, luminous performances, and dynamic musical dialogues. Chameleon integrates old and new repertoire into unexpected chamber music programs that are themselves works of art. Now celebrating its 15th anniversary, this innovative ensemble draws those who love the adventure of music—classic and contemporary. A Chameleon concert is a multifaceted experience in an intimate environment, joining audience and musicians in an exuberant celebration of music.

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About Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston

The Path to Modernism 15th Anniversary Schoenberg Mini-Festival From the very beginning our goal has been to transform the listening experience by celebrating both the rich tradition and the continual evolution of our art form. No composer has personified this philosophy more than the great iconoclast and innovator Arnold Schoenberg. As part of our 15th anniversary, three special concerts will form a fascinating tour through his world. They feature works from the long course of his career, from late Romanticism to free expressionism to the fully modern voice of his later years; as well as composers who influenced him, his peers, his teachers, and a startlingly diverse range of music by his students.

Sponsored in part by the Harvard Musical Association.

concert 1: midst the twilight path Saturday, October 6, 2012, 8 PM Sunday, October 7, 2012, 4 PM A portrait of Schoenberg’s world in the waning days of Romanticism. concert 5: to answer and resound Saturday, April 6, 2013, 8 PM Sunday, April 7, 2013, 4 PM Teachers and students, with Schoenberg at the center. concert 6: mystic moons and dream music Saturday, May 18, 2013, 8 PM Sunday, May 19, 2013, 4 PM The architects of modernism in the pivotal early years of the 20th century.


– The Boston Globe

“During intermission, concertgoers could be overheard marveling at the program’s breadth…Chameleon makes daring seem easy.”

– The Boston Globe

“A performance that was as tender as it was ferocious, as expansive as it was intimate, as mysterious as it was open-hearted. I doubt I’ll ever hear it played better.”

– The Boston Phoenix

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“triumphs of teamwork”

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midst the twilight path with guest artist Elizabeth Keusch, soprano Saturday October 6, 2012 8 PM

Johannes Brahms Piano Quartet No. 1 in g minor, Op. 25

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Arnold Schoenberg Ein Stelldichein for oboe, clarinet, violin, cello & piano (1905)

Richard Wagner Wesendonk Lieder for soprano & piano, WWV 91

Alban Berg Four Pieces for clarinet & piano, Op. 5 Sunday October 7, 2012 4 PM Goethe-Institut

Leon Kirchner Duo II for violin & piano

The young Arnold Schoenberg came of age during the twilight of Romanticism. In his earliest work he sought to combine the lush harmonies of Wagner with the masterful craftsmanship of Brahms, beginning a lifelong journey to create, in the words of his student Leon Kirchner, “a personal cosmos, a verdant world in continuity with tradition.''

“fiercely lavish” – The Boston Globe

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200


– The Boston Globe

“During intermission, concertgoers could be overheard marveling at the program’s breadth…Chameleon makes daring seem easy.”

– The Boston Globe

“A performance that was as tender as it was ferocious, as expansive as it was intimate, as mysterious as it was open-hearted. I doubt I’ll ever hear it played better.”

– The Boston Phoenix

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“triumphs of teamwork”

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midst the twilight path with guest artist Elizabeth Keusch, soprano Saturday October 6, 2012 8 PM

Johannes Brahms Piano Quartet No. 1 in g minor, Op. 25

Goethe-Institut

Arnold Schoenberg Ein Stelldichein for oboe, clarinet, violin, cello & piano (1905)

Richard Wagner Wesendonk Lieder for soprano & piano, WWV 91

Alban Berg Four Pieces for clarinet & piano, Op. 5 Sunday October 7, 2012 4 PM Goethe-Institut

Leon Kirchner Duo II for violin & piano

The young Arnold Schoenberg came of age during the twilight of Romanticism. In his earliest work he sought to combine the lush harmonies of Wagner with the masterful craftsmanship of Brahms, beginning a lifelong journey to create, in the words of his student Leon Kirchner, “a personal cosmos, a verdant world in continuity with tradition.''

“fiercely lavish” – The Boston Globe

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200


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first a childhood, limitless and free with guest artist Ilana Davidson, soprano Saturday November 3, 2012 8 PM

Felix Mendelssohn Sonata in c minor for viola & piano

First Church, Boston

Oliver Knussen Hums & Songs of Winnie the Pooh for high soprano & chamber ensemble

Victoria Bond Hot Air for wind quintet

Charles Ives Sonata No. 4 for violin & piano, “Children’s Day at the Camp Meeting” Sunday November 4, 2012 4 PM First Church, Boston

Camille Saint-Saëns Piano Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 41

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” – Pablo Picasso

From Charles Ives’ vivid memories of his youth to Oliver Knussen’s “reflections of an unwilling grownup” and works by two of history’s greatest child prodigies, we celebrate the freedom of childhood and the limitless possibilities of unfettered imagination.

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200

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music such as spirits love Saturday February 2, 2013 8 PM

ˇ Pohadka (Fairy Tale) for Cello and Piano, JW VII/5 Leosˇ Jana˘cek

First Church, Boston

Fang Man Larkspur for flute, viola & harp

Thea Musgrave Pierrot Dreaming for clarinet, violin & piano

Johannes Brahms String Sextet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 36 Sunday February 3, 2013 4 PM

Love stories are universal subjects for artists – even the ones that don’t end happily ever after!

First Church, Boston

Thea Musgrave creates a portrait of the classic Commedia dell’Arte love triangle, and Brahms felt so much guilt after a botched affair that he wove her name into his rapturous G Major sextet, writing afterward: “I have freed myself from my last love.”

“A powerful performance that left me in a transported state such as I have rarely experienced.” – The Berkshire Review for the Arts www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200


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first a childhood, limitless and free with guest artist Ilana Davidson, soprano Saturday November 3, 2012 8 PM

Felix Mendelssohn Sonata in c minor for viola & piano

First Church, Boston

Oliver Knussen Hums & Songs of Winnie the Pooh for high soprano & chamber ensemble

Victoria Bond Hot Air for wind quintet

Charles Ives Sonata No. 4 for violin & piano, “Children’s Day at the Camp Meeting” Sunday November 4, 2012 4 PM First Church, Boston

Camille Saint-Saëns Piano Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 41

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” – Pablo Picasso

From Charles Ives’ vivid memories of his youth to Oliver Knussen’s “reflections of an unwilling grownup” and works by two of history’s greatest child prodigies, we celebrate the freedom of childhood and the limitless possibilities of unfettered imagination.

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200

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music such as spirits love Saturday February 2, 2013 8 PM

ˇ Pohadka (Fairy Tale) for Cello and Piano, JW VII/5 Leosˇ Jana˘cek

First Church, Boston

Fang Man Larkspur for flute, viola & harp

Thea Musgrave Pierrot Dreaming for clarinet, violin & piano

Johannes Brahms String Sextet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 36 Sunday February 3, 2013 4 PM

Love stories are universal subjects for artists – even the ones that don’t end happily ever after!

First Church, Boston

Thea Musgrave creates a portrait of the classic Commedia dell’Arte love triangle, and Brahms felt so much guilt after a botched affair that he wove her name into his rapturous G Major sextet, writing afterward: “I have freed myself from my last love.”

“A powerful performance that left me in a transported state such as I have rarely experienced.” – The Berkshire Review for the Arts www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200


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a little phrase of eternal song Saturday March 16, 2013 8 PM First Church, Boston

Robert Schumann Märchenbilder for viola & piano, Op. 113 Helen Grime Seven Pierrot Miniatures for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello & piano Paul Hindemith Kleine Kammermusik for wind quintet, Op. 24, No. 2 Anton Webern Three Little Pieces for cello & piano, Op. 11

Sunday March 17, 2013 4 PM Goethe-Institut

ˇ Piano Trio No. 4 in e minor, Op. 90 “Dumky” Antonín Dvorák

The master of brevity, Webern could invest a single gesture with a world of expression, and Dvorák ˇ translated fleeting thoughts and the spirit of folk music into his beloved “Dumky” trio. They say good things come in small packages, and this program proves it with miniatures that make maximum impact. Benefit for Haley House Bring nutritious, non-perishable food for the Haley House soup kitchen, food pantry, and housing for the formerly homeless, and receive 25% off ticket prices.

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200

For more than 45 years, Haley House has been transforming lives by offering nutritious meals, safe and affordable housing, employment for the disenfranchised, and by reaching out as neighbor to the community’s most forgotten. www.haleyhouse.org

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to answer and resound with guest artist Mary Mackenzie, soprano Saturday April 6, 2013 8 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Quintet in E-flat Major for piano & winds, K. 452

First Church, Boston

Arnold Schoenberg String Trio, Op. 45

Alexander von Zemlinsky Piano Trio in d minor, Op. 3 (1896)

Earl Kim Illuminations for soprano & piano (1998) Sunday April 7, 2013 4 PM

John Cage Wonderful Widow of Eighteen Springs for voice & closed piano lid Lou Harrison First Concerto for flute & percussion (1939)

Goethe-Institut A great teacher inspires his students to embrace their true selves. Schoenberg made a tremendous impact on American music, working with more than a thousand young musicians here. He called himself “a pupil of Mozart” and instilled in his students the value of classical technique and tradition, giving them the tools to cultivate their own unique voices. “livewire intensity” – The Boston Globe

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200


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a little phrase of eternal song Saturday March 16, 2013 8 PM First Church, Boston

Robert Schumann Märchenbilder for viola & piano, Op. 113 Helen Grime Seven Pierrot Miniatures for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, cello & piano Paul Hindemith Kleine Kammermusik for wind quintet, Op. 24, No. 2 Anton Webern Three Little Pieces for cello & piano, Op. 11

Sunday March 17, 2013 4 PM Goethe-Institut

ˇ Piano Trio No. 4 in e minor, Op. 90 “Dumky” Antonín Dvorák

The master of brevity, Webern could invest a single gesture with a world of expression, and Dvorák ˇ translated fleeting thoughts and the spirit of folk music into his beloved “Dumky” trio. They say good things come in small packages, and this program proves it with miniatures that make maximum impact. Benefit for Haley House Bring nutritious, non-perishable food for the Haley House soup kitchen, food pantry, and housing for the formerly homeless, and receive 25% off ticket prices.

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200

For more than 45 years, Haley House has been transforming lives by offering nutritious meals, safe and affordable housing, employment for the disenfranchised, and by reaching out as neighbor to the community’s most forgotten. www.haleyhouse.org

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to answer and resound with guest artist Mary Mackenzie, soprano Saturday April 6, 2013 8 PM

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Quintet in E-flat Major for piano & winds, K. 452

First Church, Boston

Arnold Schoenberg String Trio, Op. 45

Alexander von Zemlinsky Piano Trio in d minor, Op. 3 (1896)

Earl Kim Illuminations for soprano & piano (1998) Sunday April 7, 2013 4 PM

John Cage Wonderful Widow of Eighteen Springs for voice & closed piano lid Lou Harrison First Concerto for flute & percussion (1939)

Goethe-Institut A great teacher inspires his students to embrace their true selves. Schoenberg made a tremendous impact on American music, working with more than a thousand young musicians here. He called himself “a pupil of Mozart” and instilled in his students the value of classical technique and tradition, giving them the tools to cultivate their own unique voices. “livewire intensity” – The Boston Globe

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200


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mystic moons and dream music with guest artist Elizabeth Keusch, soprano Saturday May 18, 2013 8 PM

Claude Debussy Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, arr. Schoenberg for chamber ensemble Igor Stravinsky Le sacre du printemps for piano four-hands

First Church, Boston

Arnold Schoenberg Pierrot Lunaire, Op. 21 Melodrama on Three Times Seven Poems of Albert Giraud

Sunday May 19, 2013 4 PM

We close our 15th anniversary season with a program celebrating the architects of

First Church, Boston

modernism – three great innovators who were born into the Romantic tradition and revolutionized it during their lifetimes, giving generations of composers the sounds, the tools, and the inspiration for the future. Pre-Concert Talk with Joseph Auner, Chair & Professor of Music, Tufts University Saturday at 7:30 PM, Sunday at 3:30 PM

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200

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“all-star lineup of chamber musicians”

– The Boston Globe

“A seriously awesome rendering — made manifest the music’s sources, flowing both forward and back: contrapuntal precision, Romantic saturation, iconoclastic audacity, all fervently, gorgeously spun together.” – The Boston Globe


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mystic moons and dream music with guest artist Elizabeth Keusch, soprano Saturday May 18, 2013 8 PM

Claude Debussy Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune, arr. Schoenberg for chamber ensemble Igor Stravinsky Le sacre du printemps for piano four-hands

First Church, Boston

Arnold Schoenberg Pierrot Lunaire, Op. 21 Melodrama on Three Times Seven Poems of Albert Giraud

Sunday May 19, 2013 4 PM

We close our 15th anniversary season with a program celebrating the architects of

First Church, Boston

modernism – three great innovators who were born into the Romantic tradition and revolutionized it during their lifetimes, giving generations of composers the sounds, the tools, and the inspiration for the future. Pre-Concert Talk with Joseph Auner, Chair & Professor of Music, Tufts University Saturday at 7:30 PM, Sunday at 3:30 PM

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200

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photo: Matt Wan

“all-star lineup of chamber musicians”

– The Boston Globe

“A seriously awesome rendering — made manifest the music’s sources, flowing both forward and back: contrapuntal precision, Romantic saturation, iconoclastic audacity, all fervently, gorgeously spun together.” – The Boston Globe


Luminous performances. Adventurous repertoire. photo: Susan Wilson

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Intimate setting.

12-13 Season at a Glance Don’t miss Chameleon’s 15th anniversary season of luminous performances in Boston’s most intimate concert environments. We integrate old and new music into unexpected programs that are themselves works of art, transporting audiences and transforming the chamber music experience. Concerts are at First Church, 66 Marlborough Street and the Goethe-Institut, 170 Beacon Street in Boston’s Back Bay. Saturday concerts begin at 8 PM and Sunday concerts at 4 PM.

concert 1 – midst the twilight path Saturday, October 6, 2012 and Sunday, October 7, 2012 Johannes Brahms • Richard Wagner • Arnold Schoenberg • Alban Berg • Leon Kirchner concert 2 – first a childhood, limitless and free Saturday, November 3, 2012 and Sunday, November 4, 2012 Felix Mendelssohn • Victoria Bond • Charles Ives • Oliver Knussen • Camille Saint-Saëns concert 3 – music such as spirits love Saturday, February 2, 2013 and Sunday, February 3, 2013 Leosˇ Janacek ˘ ˇ • Thea Musgrave • Fang Man • Johannes Brahms concert 4 – a little phrase of eternal song Saturday, March 16, 2013 and Sunday, March 17, 2013 Robert Schumann • Helen Grime • Paul Hindemith • Anton Webern • ˇ Antonín Dvorák concert 5 – to answer and resound Saturday, April 6, 2013 and Sunday, April 7, 2013 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart • Alexander von Zemlinsky • Arnold Schoenberg • Earl Kim • John Cage • Lou Harrison concert 6 – mystic moons and dream music Saturday, May 18, 2013 and Sunday, May 19, 2013 Claude Debussy • Igor Stravinsky • Arnold Schoenberg

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200


Luminous performances. Adventurous repertoire. photo: Susan Wilson

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Intimate setting.

12-13 Season at a Glance Don’t miss Chameleon’s 15th anniversary season of luminous performances in Boston’s most intimate concert environments. We integrate old and new music into unexpected programs that are themselves works of art, transporting audiences and transforming the chamber music experience. Concerts are at First Church, 66 Marlborough Street and the Goethe-Institut, 170 Beacon Street in Boston’s Back Bay. Saturday concerts begin at 8 PM and Sunday concerts at 4 PM.

concert 1 – midst the twilight path Saturday, October 6, 2012 and Sunday, October 7, 2012 Johannes Brahms • Richard Wagner • Arnold Schoenberg • Alban Berg • Leon Kirchner concert 2 – first a childhood, limitless and free Saturday, November 3, 2012 and Sunday, November 4, 2012 Felix Mendelssohn • Victoria Bond • Charles Ives • Oliver Knussen • Camille Saint-Saëns concert 3 – music such as spirits love Saturday, February 2, 2013 and Sunday, February 3, 2013 Leosˇ Janacek ˘ ˇ • Thea Musgrave • Fang Man • Johannes Brahms concert 4 – a little phrase of eternal song Saturday, March 16, 2013 and Sunday, March 17, 2013 Robert Schumann • Helen Grime • Paul Hindemith • Anton Webern • ˇ Antonín Dvorák concert 5 – to answer and resound Saturday, April 6, 2013 and Sunday, April 7, 2013 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart • Alexander von Zemlinsky • Arnold Schoenberg • Earl Kim • John Cage • Lou Harrison concert 6 – mystic moons and dream music Saturday, May 18, 2013 and Sunday, May 19, 2013 Claude Debussy • Igor Stravinsky • Arnold Schoenberg

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200


Chameleon infuses all of its programs with a public-spirited sensibility through its annual community projects. They are designed to increase the accessibility of classical music and to create connections between the arts and everyday life. Free Ticket Program In order to increase the accessibility of live chamber music, we donate up to 20% of our seats at each concert for constituents of public service organizations. Annual Benefit Concert As part of a unique model for collaboration between the arts and public service, Chameleon dedicates one concert each season as a benefit for a local public service charity. Family & Educational Concerts Chameleon’s educational and family programs are designed for children and students ages 6-12 along with their families. They illustrate the ways in which music is connected to our emotions and the world around us, in unforgettable events that children will carry with them for years to come. Please visit us online at www.chameleonarts.org for more information about these programs.

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Chameleons in the Community

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Directions to Concerts Concerts are at First Church, 66 Marlborough Street at the corner of Marlborough and Berkeley Streets, and at the Goethe-Institut, 170 Beacon Street between Berkeley and Clarendon Streets in Boston’s Back Bay.

Subscriber Benefits The best available seats with no waiting in line at the door Save 10-20% over single ticket prices Receive advance program notes by email Exchange your ticket for another performance at no charge Receive 10% off any additional single ticket purchases for family or friends Accessibility First Church and the Goethe-Institut are wheelchair accessible. Please let us know if you require assistance with seating. 617-427-8200. LARGE PRINT PROGRAMS are available at all performances.

Parking is recommended in the garage under the Boston Common – entrance on Charles Street between the Public Garden and the Common. The closest T Stations are Arlington on the Green Line and Back Bay on the Orange Line.

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200


Chameleon infuses all of its programs with a public-spirited sensibility through its annual community projects. They are designed to increase the accessibility of classical music and to create connections between the arts and everyday life. Free Ticket Program In order to increase the accessibility of live chamber music, we donate up to 20% of our seats at each concert for constituents of public service organizations. Annual Benefit Concert As part of a unique model for collaboration between the arts and public service, Chameleon dedicates one concert each season as a benefit for a local public service charity. Family & Educational Concerts Chameleon’s educational and family programs are designed for children and students ages 6-12 along with their families. They illustrate the ways in which music is connected to our emotions and the world around us, in unforgettable events that children will carry with them for years to come. Please visit us online at www.chameleonarts.org for more information about these programs.

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Chameleons in the Community

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Subscribe Today!

Directions to Concerts Concerts are at First Church, 66 Marlborough Street at the corner of Marlborough and Berkeley Streets, and at the Goethe-Institut, 170 Beacon Street between Berkeley and Clarendon Streets in Boston’s Back Bay.

Subscriber Benefits The best available seats with no waiting in line at the door Save 10-20% over single ticket prices Receive advance program notes by email Exchange your ticket for another performance at no charge Receive 10% off any additional single ticket purchases for family or friends Accessibility First Church and the Goethe-Institut are wheelchair accessible. Please let us know if you require assistance with seating. 617-427-8200. LARGE PRINT PROGRAMS are available at all performances.

Parking is recommended in the garage under the Boston Common – entrance on Charles Street between the Public Garden and the Common. The closest T Stations are Arlington on the Green Line and Back Bay on the Orange Line.

www.chameleonarts.org 617-427-8200


By Mail: Please make check payable to Chameleon Arts Ensemble and return form to: Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston 6 Rocky Nook Terrace Boston, MA 02130

Seating Locations: Stage

A

By Phone: 617-427-8200

B Online: www.chameleonarts.org CREDITS Photos: Susan Wilson &

Group Discounts are available. Please call 617-427-8200 for more information.

Matt Wan Design: Ink Design Printing: The Graphic Group

Please note: programs and personnel are subject to change

Support Chameleon Ticket sales cover less than half the expenses related to producing our unforgettable events. We hope that you will consider including a tax-deductible donation along with your ticket order. Your gift of any size will make a significant difference.

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How To Order Tickets:

Please indicate your selections:

FC = First Church, Boston / GI = Goethe-Institut

Ticket Order Form

Concert 1 – midst the twilight path Sat Oct 6 GI Sun Oct 7 GI

Name

Concert 2 – first a childhood, limitless and free Sun Nov 4 FC Sat Nov 3 FC

Address

Concert 3 – music such as spirits love Sat Feb 2 FC Sun Feb 3 FC Concert 4 – a little phrase of eternal song Sat Mar 16 FC Sun Mar 17 GI

Phone

Concert 5 – to answer and resound Sat April 6 FC Sun April 7 GI

Email

Concert 6 – mystic moons and dream music Sat May 18 FC Sun May 19 FC

___ I would like to receive announcements by email.

Payment Method: Check (payable to Chameleon Arts Ensemble)

Subscription concerts Number of seats

All 6 concerts - save 20% Pick 5 concerts - save 20% Pick 4 concerts - save 15% Pick 3 concerts - save 10% Single Tickets Students & seniors take $5 off single tickets

Visa/Mastercard A $206 $172 $146 $116

B $158 $132 $112 $89

C $110 $92 $78 $62

$43

$33

$23

Card Number: Expiration Date:

Total Ticket Order: $ Tax-Deductible Contribution: $ Total Enclosed: $ Return to: Chameleon Arts Ensemble 6 Rocky Nook Terrace, Boston, MA 02130 Thank you for your support!


By Mail: Please make check payable to Chameleon Arts Ensemble and return form to: Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston 6 Rocky Nook Terrace Boston, MA 02130

Seating Locations: Stage

A

By Phone: 617-427-8200

B Online: www.chameleonarts.org CREDITS Photos: Susan Wilson &

Group Discounts are available. Please call 617-427-8200 for more information.

Matt Wan Design: Ink Design Printing: The Graphic Group

Please note: programs and personnel are subject to change

Support Chameleon Ticket sales cover less than half the expenses related to producing our unforgettable events. We hope that you will consider including a tax-deductible donation along with your ticket order. Your gift of any size will make a significant difference.

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How To Order Tickets:

Please indicate your selections:

FC = First Church, Boston / GI = Goethe-Institut

Ticket Order Form

Concert 1 – midst the twilight path Sat Oct 6 GI Sun Oct 7 GI

Name

Concert 2 – first a childhood, limitless and free Sun Nov 4 FC Sat Nov 3 FC

Address

Concert 3 – music such as spirits love Sat Feb 2 FC Sun Feb 3 FC Concert 4 – a little phrase of eternal song Sat Mar 16 FC Sun Mar 17 GI

Phone

Concert 5 – to answer and resound Sat April 6 FC Sun April 7 GI

Email

Concert 6 – mystic moons and dream music Sat May 18 FC Sun May 19 FC

___ I would like to receive announcements by email.

Payment Method: Check (payable to Chameleon Arts Ensemble)

Subscription concerts Number of seats

All 6 concerts - save 20% Pick 5 concerts - save 20% Pick 4 concerts - save 15% Pick 3 concerts - save 10% Single Tickets Students & seniors take $5 off single tickets

Visa/Mastercard A $206 $172 $146 $116

B $158 $132 $112 $89

C $110 $92 $78 $62

$43

$33

$23

Card Number: Expiration Date:

Total Ticket Order: $ Tax-Deductible Contribution: $ Total Enclosed: $ Return to: Chameleon Arts Ensemble 6 Rocky Nook Terrace, Boston, MA 02130 Thank you for your support!


Chameleon

Arts Ensemble

of Boston

6 Rocky Nook Terrace Boston, MA 02130 617-427-8200 www.chameleonarts.org

Nonprofit Org. U.S. Postage Paid Boston MA Permit No. 54886

“ The music wore a human face, did not over-insist, and gripped the attention.” – The Boston Globe

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Transforming experiencesin

Season 15

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chamber music. Deborah Boldin Artistic Director


Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston: 2012-13 Season Brochure