Return engagements by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the Cuarteto Latinoamericano and the Richmond debuts of the Attacca Quartet and Seraph Brass highlight the 2018-19 season of Virginia Commonwealth University’s Rennolds Chamber Concerts.
The Attacca, formerly resident quartet at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art and currently ensemble in residence at the Texas State University School of Music, will open the VCU series at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16.
Other programs are scheduled for 8 p.m. Saturdays. All will be staged in Vlahcevic Concert Hall of VCU’s Singleton Arts Center, Park Avenue at Harrison Street in Richmond’s Fan District.
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center will perform in an all-Schubert program, including the “Trout” Quintet and “Arpeggione” (cello) Sonata, on Nov. 3.
Seraph Brass, a quintet that is one of the country’s most active female chamber ensembles in both concerts and educational ventures, will perform on Jan. 19.
Third Coast Percussion, a Grammy Award-winning quartet, based at the University of Notre Dame, known for its collaborations with leading contemporary composers, will visit VCU on Feb. 23.
The Rennolds ’18-’19 series will close on March 23 with Cuarteto Latinoamericano, a string quartet that since its founding in Mexico in 1982 has been a leading exponent of Latin American chamber music.
Subscription and single-ticket prices for the series will be announced later.
For more information on the Rennolds Chamber Concerts, call (804) 828-1169 or visit http://arts.vcu.edu/music