Worcester Schubertiade

Intimate Classical, the Voices of Worcester

What is a Schubertiade?

During Schubert's lifetime, it was an intimate gathering of friends in a private home which featured Schubert's music, poetry readings, dance and other sociable pastimes.

 

Today, Worcester Schubertiade is Intimate Classical, The Voices of Worcester

Mission: To make accessible live performances of vocal and instrumental classical music in an intimate setting.
Vision: To cultivate a supply of, access to, and demand for the arts in Central Massachusetts.
Goals: To present professional vocal and instrumental chamber music for the community, to educate youth toward improved creativity and to create performance opportunities for professional musicians and aspiring students of music in Central Massachusetts and beyond.

A Member of the Worcester Cultural Coalition.

Saturday, September 30, 2017
Lehar's
The Merry Widow
7:30PM

First Baptist Church of Worcester
111 Park Avenue, Worcester, MA 01609

Lehár’s delightful score of lush waltzes and beautiful ballads will captivate audience members during this fully staged presentation of The Merry Widow. The passion unfolds as the rich widow, Hanna Glawair, sets her eye on the one thing that has always eluded her - her first love.

Under the Artistic Direction of Metropolitan Opera Artist Sondra Kelly will be Jessica Jacobs as the Widow, Joshua Dixon as Danilo, Erin Anderson as Valencienne and Stefan Barner as Camille. The production will be sung in English with piano accompaniment and an ensemble of 20 singers from the Worcester area.

Jessica Jacobs as The Widow

Jessica Jacobs as The Widow

Joshua Dixon as Danilo

Joshua Dixon as Danilo

Erin Anderson as Valencienne

Erin Anderson as Valencienne

Stefan Barner as Camille

Stefan Barner as Camille

Tickets available on our tickets page.