May 18-22, 2018 Friday, May 18, 8 pm Barnes Hall Free concert featuring jazz and classical music from Ithaca-area student ensembles Saturday, May 19, 8 pm Barnes Hall BACH The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080, 1, 4, 9 (Chiaroscuro Quartet) FANNY MENDELSSOHN String Quartet in E-flat Major (Chiaroscuro Quartet) STEPHEN HARTKE Sonata for Piano 4-Hands (Novgorodsky and…

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Tickets will be available at door with either cash or credit, or you can purchase them by through Ticketbud by clicking the links below. All concerts are general admission. We don’t like ticket processing fees, so we don’t charge them! Adults:$25 per concert Students: $10 per concert Listeners below the age of 18: FREE (with an accompanying adult) Tickets for Concert…


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Parking and Directions

Parking restrictions will be suspended one hour before each performance in the Sage South lot for Barnes Hall on May 18, 19, and 22; and in the lot at the corner of Stewart Ave and Williams St, across near the Carriage House Cafe, between 7 pm and 11 pm for the performance on Monday, May 21. For…

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