Sophie Shao and Friends; 12/05/2014


Sophie Shao and Friends

December 5, Friday
8:00 PM, Mahaney Center for the Arts, Concert Hall

Applauded by the New York Times for her “eloquent, powerful” interpretations, cellist Sophie Shao has a gift for assembling impromptu chamber ensembles that are brimming with passion and talent. This year, she returns with friends to perform a Haydn piano trio, Brahms’s Piano Quintet in F Minor, and the world premiere of Revelations for piano quintet—composed by Associate Professor of Music Su Lian Tan in honor of Paul Nelson’s 30th and final season as the Performing Arts Series director. Sponsored by the Performing Arts Series. Reserved Seating.

Tickets: $25/20/6. On sale to PASS members September 3; to Middlebury College ID card holders September 8; and to the general public on September 11.Go to the online box office>>

Associated Activity:

Performing Arts Series Society (PASS) Reception

December 5, Friday
6:45 PM, Mahaney Center for the Arts, Lower Lobby

A festive evening for members to gather and celebrate the second year of PASS, preview select performances from the 2015–16 season, and vote on which event to support. Membership information: 802.443.PASS (7277) or go.middlebury.edu/pass