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Chamber music festival merges music, art and nature

Chamber music festival merges music, art and nature

Five inspiring concerts, free performances throughout the valley, and the inauguration of art made from discarded pianos are among the enticements of the 20th-annual Methow Valley Chamber Music Festival. The festival also includes opportunities for behind-the-scenes glimpses of the musicians and how they work their magic, and presentations that will help …
Methow Valley Fund awards $70,480 to local nonprofits

Methow Valley Fund awards $70,480 to local nonprofits

The Methow Valley Fund, managed by the Community Foundation of North Central Washington, has recently awarded $70,480 in grants to Methow Valley nonprofits. Established in 2006, the Methow Valley Fund provides grant funding to charitable organizations that are meeting needs and developing strong, sustainable programs that enhance the Methow Valley. The fund is advised by...
Johnson named interim executive director of chamber music festival

Johnson named interim executive director of chamber music festival

By Don Nelson

Liz Johnson has been named interim executive director of the Methow Valley Chamber Music Festival, which will return with a full schedule next year after being cancelled in 2014 because of the summer’s fires. “We’re going to come back full force,” Johnson said.

Arts briefs: July 30, 2014

Arts briefs: July 30, 2014

This week: Pipestone students play Friday, Confluence exhibit opens Saturday, Home Tour coming up Aug. 9, and a list of Cancellations due to the fire.
Arts briefs: July 9, 2014

Arts briefs: July 9, 2014

This week: South American music at free concert Sunday at Pearrygin, Chamber Music Festival opens July 24, the Merc advises that you Git ready for Shakespeare, pardner, and Celebrate old-time music at the Shafer on Aug. 9
It’s a wrap

It’s a wrap

The Chamber Music Festival wrapped up with more concerts last week, including these:
Changing musical styles at chamber music festival

Changing musical styles at chamber music festival

By MARCY STAMPER Concertgoers will have a rare opportunity to appreciate changing styles in classical music and its interpretation at this year’s Methow Valley Chamber Music Festival. Musicians on the concert stage during the first weekend of the festival, beginning Thursday (July 25), come from an older tradition that prizes interpretive freedom, said Kevin Krentz,...