Here’s a Rockport Chamber Music Festival update -
A limited number of turn back tickets are available for this weekend’s concerts at the Shalin Liu Performance Center. Although concerts this Thursday through Friday all sold out in advance, anyone needing their “RCMF fix” might be able to secure a ticket by calling the Rockport Music Box Office at 978-546-7391, Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Rockport Music also has a limited number of tickets available for its free Family Concert with the Jupiter String Quartet this Saturday at 10 AM at the Shalin Liu. Call the box office for more information.
Rockport Chamber Music Festival hosts a free lecture with Marc Nuccio, the Acting Principal Clarinetist of the New York Philharmonic on Friday, June 17 at 11:00 a.m. It’s open to the public and tickets are not required. If anyone thinks they might be the next Benny Goodman they definitely should attend. Mr. Nuccio is in town to perform Festival concerts on Saturday at 8 PM (Brahms Trio) and Sunday at 5 PM (Messiaen).
HERE’S ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT THE FREE LECTURE THIS FRIDAY MORNING –
MARK NUCCIO, ACTING PRINCIPAL CLARINET OF THE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC
LECTURE: A CLARINETIST’S PATH TO THE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC
Friday, June 17, 11am
Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main Street, Rockport (MA)
What does it take to become a member of a major symphony orchestra? One of America’s foremost clarinetists, shares his experiences and personal stories from his early days as a beginner to that triumphant audition at which he won a coveted position with the New York Philharmonic.
The event is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required. All are welcome! Questions? Visit www.rockportmusic.org or call 978-546-7391.