Celebrating 25 years of excellence
Our 2023-2024 Season
Sunday, October 22 at 5pm
Mozart’s Women: His Family, His Friends, His Music
Dramatic book reviewer, Jenny Riddle, in character as Constanze Mozart, along with classical pianist Jeffrey Panko playing some of Mozart’s best loved music, bring to life the fascinating story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and the most important women in his life, based on the best-selling book Mozart’s Women by Dame Jane Glover.
Edgewater Ensemble Woodwind Quintet
Saturday, March 2 at 7 pm
Steve Yepez, flute
Jenny Mallette, oboe
Adrian Munive, clarinet
Lamar Curtis, bassoon
Erika Hollenback, French horn
A wind quintet comprised of flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon and French horn, the Edgewater Ensemble takes great pride in performing music composed by marginalized composers as well as the traditional wind quintet literature. Featuring solo works as well as ensemble repertoire, the concert will conclude with the famous Sextet for Woodwind Quintet and Piano by Francis Poulenc featuring Jeffrey Panko.
Alyssa Allgood Quartet
Saturday, December 9 at 7 pm
Christmas Jazz with the Alyssa Allgood Quartet
Jazz returns to our Music@Bethel concert series with a sparkling performance by the Alyssa Allgood Quartet celebrating the holiday season. A Chicago-based jazz
vocalist who brings a modern flair to the jazz tradition,
Allgood has been described as “assured and daring” by DownBeat Magazine and a “model of sophisticated
song interpretation” by the Chicago Tribune.
Mary Stolper in Concert
Sunday, April 21 at 5 pm
Renowned flutist Mary Stolper, accompanied by Jeffrey Panko, returns by popular demand to Music@Bethel for an unprecedented fifth appearance in our concert series. Please join us to experience their exquisite musicianship and technical aplomb as they perform works by Bach,
Chopin, Ravel and Schwanter.