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2013/2014 Calendar of Events

Please join us on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00-2:30 for "Clavichord to Fortepiano", a Mini Concert and Presentation featuring the Center's Historic Keyboard Collection by docent Dr. Richard Sogg. Current Schedule

August 18, 2013, 4:00 p.m.. Please join us for the next Sparkling Musicale!

October 5, 2013, 3:30 p.m. Musicale in Silver Creek at the home of Rick and Doris Davis featuring cellist Angela Lee and pianist Markus Pawlik. Fund-raising event for the American Beethoven Society. $50. Flyer and ticket order information.

November 6, 2013, 7:00 p.m. First Wednesdays series, concert by the Milou Trio (Diane Nicholeris, David Goldblatt, Gwendolyn Mok) and Kevin Rivard, horn. All-Beethoven concert featuring the "Ghost" Trio, the Horn Sonata, and Scottish and Irish folksongs. FREE. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Library, Schiro Room 550.

December 14, 2013, 1-5 p.m. Beethoven Birthday Party and open house at the Beethoven Center. FREE. Program at 2:00 p.m.: "Travels with Ludwig: Seeing Beethoven's Vienna through the Modern City," William Meredith, with new photos, updates, and stories.

January 18, 19, and 23, 2014. The Complete Violin and Fortepiano Sonatas on Original Instruments. Elizabeth Wallfisch, violin; David Breitman, fortepiano. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Library, Schiro Room 550. Tickets: 3-concert series: $60 / general; $45 / SJSU students; Single tickets: $25 / general; $15 / SJSU students. For more information and a ticket order form, see the American Beethoven Society website

March 6, 2014. 7:30 p.m. All-Beethoven concert by pianist Angela Hewitt, including the Sonatas Op. 2 No. 2 in A major; Op. 10 No. 1 in C minor; Op. 78 in F-sharp major; and Op. 110 in A-flat major. Le Petit Trianon, San Jose. Tickets: $100 (includes reception with the artist); $75, $55, $35, $25 (students with ID and seniors 65+). TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE! CALL 408-808-2058.

March 8, 2014. Young Pianist's Beethoven Competition with master teacher Angela Hewitt. More info

April 5-6, 2014. Beethoven String Quartet Cycle Year 2 with the Auryn Quartet. Co-sponsored by the San Jose Chamber Music Society, the Beethoven Center, and the American Beethoven Society. For tickets see the SJCMS website.

May 7, 2014, 7:00 p.m. Singing Beethoven. A program of Beethoven's vocal music. First Wednesdays series concert. Details to be announced.

Stay tuned for more events, to be announced!