Our 70th Season: Come Celebrate With Us!

Announcing our 2019-2020 Season

  • Saturday, October 5, 2019, 7:30 pmJuilliard String QuartetJuilliard String QuartetWhat better way to begin celebrating our 70th anniversary than with the Juilliard, first brought to Syracuse by SFCM founder Louis Krasner in the 1960s, and returning 23 times since! The members of this best-known of all string quartets have changed over time. Their claim to fame remains the same. Learn more.

  • Saturday, October 26, 2019, 7:30 pmArgus QuartetArgus QuartetWe follow our rousing season opener with a brilliant young ensemble that worked extensively with the Juilliard as graduate quartet-in-residence at the school. The Argus Quartet is now enjoying huge success, with concerts from New York City to Juneau, Alaska, and many points in between. The great tradition continues. Learn more.

  • Saturday, November 9, 2019, 7:30 pmGryphon TrioGryphon TrioNow in its 25th year, this Toronto-based piano trio has firmly established itself as one of the world's best. The Gryphon's nearly two dozen recordings are like an encyclopedia of works for the genre. "Music-making at its most communicative." -Toronto Star Learn more.

  • Saturday, February 1, 2020, 7:30 pmA Treasury of TriosA Treasury of TriosSFCM impresario John Oberbrunner has planned another wonderful concert featuring some of our outstanding Central New York musicians. Learn more.

  • Sunday, February 23, 2020, 2:00 pmBerlin Philharmonic Piano QuartetBerlin Philharmonic Piano QuartetYes, leading musicians of one of the world's great orchestras, up close and personal. SFCM Music Director Travis Newton managed to get Syracuse included in the American tour of the Berlin Philharmonic Piano Quartet. What an outstanding afternoon of music this will be! Please note the Sunday afternoon concert time. Learn more.

  • Saturday, April 18, 2020, 7:30 pmDorian Wind QuintetDorian Wind QuintetFormed in 1961, the Dorian Wind Quintet is known worldwide as one of chamber music's preeminent and longest continuously-active ensembles. The Dorian is recognized by critics, audiences, and professional musicians alike for its uniquely polished and passionate performances. "Breathtaking." -London Times Learn more.

  • Saturday, May 2, 2020, 7:30 pmJupiter Quartet and Jasper QuartetJupiter Quartet and Jasper QuartetTo complete the celebration of our 70th anniversary in style, we are presenting not one but two wonderful string quartets. The Jupiter and Jasper Quartets will each perform separately, then join forces for the much-loved Mendelssohn Octet for the season's grand finale. Learn more.

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SFCM season subscribers can now purchase two-for-one Syracuse Opera tickets. Details will be provided with your subscription.

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Download the Winter/Spring 2019 program book, which contains complete program notes for each concert.

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