Hill House Chamber Concerts 27th Season Continues in February

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Release dated: 
January 16, 2013
Media contacts: 

Jessica Kohen • Marketing and Communications • 651-259-3148 • jessica.kohen@mnhs.org

Megan Lawson • Marketing and Communications • 651-259-3141 • megan.lawson@mnhs.org

Quick facts: 

Event: Hill House Chamber Concerts: 27th Season
Date: Feb. 4, 2013, Feb. 11, 2013
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Place: James J. Hill House, 240 Summit Ave., St. Paul
Cost: $17 adults, $12 college students, $15 MHS/Schubert Club members
Call for more information 651-297-2555
Website: http://www.mnhs.org/hillhouse

Hill House Chamber Concerts 27th Season Continues in February

Enjoy an elegant evening of music in the historic James J. Hill House, as the Hill House Chamber Players continue their 27th season.

Featured musicians will include Robert Schumann, playing Fantasy Pieces, Op. 73, for cello and piano; Jeffery Van, presenting Triptych for violin and guitar; John Tartaglia, Capriccio for viola and double bass; followed by Franz Schubert's piano quintet, "Die Forelle", Op. 114. Also joining the Hill House Players will be guest artist William Schrickel on bass.

Admission is $17 for adults, $12 for college students and $15 for MHS or Schubert Club members. Complimentary refreshments will also be served at intermission. Admission also includes a tour of the historic Hill House following the performance.

The concert will be held in the restored Hill House art gallery and is sponsored by the Minnesota Historical Society as well as the Schubert Club.

About the Minnesota Historical Society

The Minnesota Historical Society is a non-profit educational and cultural institution established in 1849. The Society collects, preserves and tells the story of Minnesota’s past through museum exhibits, libraries and collections, historic sites, educational programs and book publishing. Using the power of history to transform lives, the Society preserves our past, shares our state’s stories and connects people with history.