The winner of the 2015 William Petschek Recital Debut Award from The Juilliard School and the Second Prize winner of the 2016 Queen Elisabeth Competition, pianist Henry Kramer’s performances have been praised by critics as “triumphant” and “thrilling” (The New York Times), and “technically effortless” (La Presse, Montreal).
Join us for our first ever American Roots series, featuring the Lonely Heartstring Band. Combining soulful instrumental virtuosity with soaring three-part harmonies, their growing repertoire of original songs and compositions showcases not only their considerable talents, but a dedication to meaningful roots-conscious music.
Join us for an afternoon of great brass music, featuring members from the Pennsylvania Philharmonic's incredible Brass Section. Celebrating the history of space travel and the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing, the program will highlight the history of American innovation, courage, and perseverance. With music from John Williams, Strauss, Holst, Gershwin, Copland (and more), there will be something for everyone to enjoy.
The Dalí Quartet returns to Kimberton, but this time with the incomparable Ricardo Morales, Principal Clarinet of the Philadelphia Orchestra. The Dalí Quartet brings its signature mix of Latin American, Classical and Romantic repertoire to stages and audiences of all kinds. The quartet’s passionate energy is poured into everything they do, generating critical and audience acclaim for their Classical Roots, Latin Soul.
A first for the KAA, we are looking forward to presenting the Andrew Sords Trio. Violinist Andrew Sords is an acclaimed and award-winning soloist from Cleveland. He has appeared as a soloist and chamber musician on four continents for over 300 different orchestras. Joined by pianist Elizabeth DeMio, cellist Nathanael Matthews, and special guest Lara Nie (mezzo soprano), the program will include works by Sarasate, Handel-Halvorsen, Strauss, and Mendelssohn.
We are thrilled to have the Omer String Quartet join us for the first time. The Doctoral Fellowship String Quartet in Residence at the University of Maryland, the Omer Quartet is quickly becoming one of America’s most sought after young string quartets. Next season they will make their New York debut at Merkin Concert Hall along with their Kennedy Center debut in Washington, DC.
We are excited to welcome back the Jasper String Quartet for the third year in a row. Quartet in Residence at Temple University’s Graduate School of Music, The Jaspers have been hailed as “sonically delightful and expressively compelling” (The Strad), and the New York Times named their latest album, Unbound, as one of the 25 Best Classical Recordings of 2017.
Tonight’s performance has been postponed due to weather. Tentative rain date is scheduled for Wednesday, July 25. Check back soon for more details.
The Kimberton Arts Alliance hosts its 9th year of Theatre in the Park, together with the Commonwealth Classic Theatre - Sunday, July 22 at 7 PM, at the new Kimberton Amphitheater in Kimberton Park. Tickets are only $10 ($5 for seniors 65+, children under 12 FREE) and are available online or at the Kimberton Whole Foods or Station Bistro.
Just in time for a late celebration of our nations 242nd birthday, the KAA will present "The Complete History of America (abridged)" by Adam Long, Reed Martin, and Austin Tichenor - directed by Kristen Schier. Three comic masterminds will take you on a journey from the discovery of America to present day, with a lighthearted and satirical romp through 400 plus years of American history.
You won't want to miss this exciting season opener by one of Chamber Music America's featured Ensembles, whose repertoire ranges from Baroque to new music. The Dolce Suono Trio–Mimi Stillman, flute, Arlen Hlusko, cello and Charles Abramovic, piano–is comprised of three Curtis Institute of Music graduates who dazzle audiences and the press with their artistic brilliance, elegance and dynamism.