The Hyperion String Quartet is in residency this week at The Sembrich, and a concert is planned for Aug. 27.
On Monday, Aug. 29 at 7:30 p.m. a free screening “The Last Station” will be shown at the Bolton Library.
The Sembrich's final concert of the season will be a piano recital by Thomas Pandolfi at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3. Pandolfi will perform works by Liszt, Scriabin, Chopin, and Gershwin. The cost is $25.
A Members Appreciation Night will take place at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14 with the screening of the film "Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey," followed by music for theremin and piano by Jason Smeltzer and Wayne Smith. The exclusive members-only event is free.
Last summer concert set
On Tuesday, Aug. 30 at 7:15 p.m., “The In Crowd” will perform at Rogers Park for the last concert in the summer series presented by the town Recreation Department. The group performs up-tempo mix of well-known songs by such classic groups as the Beatles, the Byrds, Police, Michael Jackson, Sheryl Crow & Smashmouth.
Harvest fest planned
In celebration of the end of the first season of the Bolton Community Garden, a harvest festival is planned for Sept. 24 at the Conservation Center. The event includes a barbecue, square dancing, and activities including pressing apples, and games for children. Details will be published in a future issue.
Hyperion quartet to hold concert
The Hyperion String Quartet is presenting a performance of classical music at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27 at The Sembrich, concluding their week-long residency at the venue.
Their concert features works of Haydn, Beethoven and Shostakovich. The cost of the concert is $25.
This residency is in honor of the Flonzaley Quartet, one of the most prestigious chamber groups of the early 20th century.
The group was established in 1902 by Eduard de Coppet, whose daughter Juliette was the founder of the Sembrich Museum.
The residency was partially underwritten by Melissa Vito of Diamond Point.