Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival in the coastal village of Blue Hill, Maine, is an intensive chamber music school, a concert series and chamber music advocate. Please join us in the summer of 2015 on our picturesque campus on Blue Hill Mountain for a concert by the faculty of internationally acclaimed chamber musicians or the 50 exceedingly-talented young artists.




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Welcome to Kneisel Hall Season 2015!

  Kneisel Hall is chamber music central –from the end of May until the end of September. The Program Flyer should be in your mailbox. If you haven’t received it email us (festival@kneisel.org) and we’ll send one along. KHBH Together in Music! Opening the season is the spring KHBH Together in Music! (Kneisel Hall Blue […]


2015 faculty and young artists

Dear Friends, We proudly present our 2015 faculty and young artists – it is going to be a spectacular season of music.  You are warmly invited to join us -for a concert, for the summer. We look forward to seeing you, Ellen Werner Executive Director KNEISEL HALL 2015 SEYMOUR LIPKIN ARTISTIC DIRECTOR FACULTY Violin DAVID […]


News and Concerts

NEWS NEWS BHKH Together in Music! is coming to Blue Hill in May.  The musicians coordinated their residency to coincide with GSA Arts Festival.  We look forward to seeing cellist Hannah Collins and pianist Hannah Sun again. They will be joined by Laura Weiner, horn (new to BHKH) and Matt Consul, viola.  Matt we all […]


January News and Concerts

Dear Friends, Here is a list of concerts and recitals from Blue Hill to Philadelphia in the next three weeks.  We recommend that you pick at least two.  Stay tuned in the next few weeks for: Our thoughts turn to summer and Kneisel Hall as the days are getting longer (warmer to come), Seymour is […]


Welcome 2015

Dear Friends, On behalf not just of the board but of the students and teachers themselves, we hope you will give a generous gift to keep Kneisel Hall healthy and fully ready to welcome fifty-one young artists next summer. -Robin Clements, president  Libbie Cluett, development chair   A gift to Kneisel Hall is an investment, and […]



Seymour Lipkin Artistic Director June 28 – August 16, 2015 7 weeks of chamber-music-making in Blue Hill, Maine Violin: David Bowlin, Ronald Copes, Jonathan Crow, Katie Lansdale, Laurie Smukler Viola: Doris Lederer, Katherine Murdock, Ira Weller Cello: Jerry Grossman, Dmitry Kouzov, Joel Krosnick, Barbara Stein Mallow Piano: Jane Coop, Florence Millet, Seymour Lipkin Applications: getacceptd.com […]


2014 Wrap-up and 2015 Preview

  The first Kneisel Hall/Blue Hill Together in Music residency took place September 22-26, 2014, featuring teaching artists and Kneisel Hall alumnae Clara Lyon (violin), Hannah Collins (cello) and Hannah Sun (piano). This program is a new initiative to bring the music and spirit of Kneisel Hall into the local schools and community to connect […]


A Fresh KHBH Hello!

It is with great excitement that we – Clara Lyon, violin, Hannah Collins, cello, and Hannah Sun, piano, are returning to Blue Hill, Maine this week as alumni professionals to launch the very first Kneisel Hall – Blue Hill, Together in Music outreach program! We will be connecting with the Blue Hill community through Interactive […]