2008–2009, our 16th Season
September 30 2008
Hailed for their "united sound," "flawless performances," and "ability to engage their audiences," the Völs Quartet strives to enrich the lives of concertgoers around the globe and to educate young artists of tomorrow in hopes of carrying on their love and enthusiasm for music for generations to come.
November 18 2008
Traversing wide stylistic territory, martha & monica offer fine musical ensemble with intensity and passion, and convey intimate expressive and innovative sounds that captivate the audience.
February 17 2009
ChamberBridge promotes and fosters the performance, enjoyment, and advancement of 20th and 21st century chamber music through adventurous programming, gripping performances, and commissioning of new works. Mss. Bruckman and Zimmermann have undertaken a year-long exploration of the works and influence of Olivier Messiaen whose birthday centenary is this year.
April 14 2009
While celebrating its 27th Anniversary this year, THE ALEXANDER STRING QUARTET performed in the major music capitals of four continents, securing its standing among the world’s premier ensembles.
May 19 2009
Come explore the multi-faceted relationship between music and numbers with members of the ADORNO Ensemble! This young, energetic new music group brings a fascinating blend of up-to-the-minute ideas about engaging audiences with new music with solid chops and a flair for performing. This evening’s performance features works by composers intrigued with mathematic theory and how it can inform the musical creative process.
Concerts are Tuesday nights and begin at 7.30 p.m. in the second floor Ballroom of Julia Morgan's gorgeous Berkeley City Club, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, 2315 Durant Avenue, Berkeley. For information about the City Club, or for directions, call the Berkeley City Club at (510) 848-7800.
Pre-concert dinners are available at Julia’s, the City Club’s restaurant with a French Master Chef. Reservations are required, available at OpenTable.com or by calling (510) 280-1547.
For tickets and more information visit the Tickets & Subscriptions page.
Parking lots on the map are shown with a "P." Prices vary. Limited parking may be available in the Berkeley City Club lot for a fee.