May 09 - 10 2020
a thousand tales sung: Brahms, Szymanowski, Schuma...

a thousand tales sung: Brahms, Szymanowski, Schuma...

Presented by Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston at First Church in Boston

From Brahms’ illustration of Goethe’s Werther to Szymanowski’s miniatures from Greek mythology, William Alwyn’s portrayal of deadly water nymphs to Miriam Gideon’s parodies of nursery rhymes, we close our 22nd season with five fantastical tales of whimsy and enchantment.


Robert Schumann, Märchenerzählungen “Fairy Tales” for clarinet, viola & piano, Op. 132
Miriam Gideon, Rhymes from the Hill for soprano, clarinet, cello & marimba
Karol Szymanowski, Mythes for violin & piano, Op. 30 (1915)
William Alwyn, Naiades – Fantasy Sonata for flute & harp
Johannes Brahms, Piano Quartet No. 3 in c minor, Op. 60

Admission Info

Tickets are $49, $38, and $27, with $5 off for students and seniors. Reserved seating.

Phone: 617-427-8200


Dates & Times

2020/05/09 - 2020/05/10

Location Info

First Church in Boston

66 Marlborough St., Boston, MA 02116