Tuesday, July 23, 4:30 p.m. Young Artist concert Parker Ridge

Wednesday, July 24, 4:30 p.m. Young Artist children’s concert Blue Hill Library

Friday, July 26, 9:00 a.m., Open Rehearsal; Concert Hall

Friday, July 26, 7:30 p.m. Festival Concert; Concert Hall

Sunday, July 28 , 4:00 p.m., Festival Concert, Concert Hall

This week we welcome new faculty cellists Jerry Grossman and Barbara Stein Mallow,

violist Katherine Murdock and pianist Xak Bjerken. We say good-bye to violinist David Bowlin, cellist Dmitry Kouzov and pianist Jane Coop.  Our friend Ronald Copes was unable to come at the last minute; program changes will be listed each week.

Monday, July 22 Kneisel Hall On Tour will be at All Souls Church in Bangor at 7:00.  The concert in Southwest Harbor was a smashing success. The hall was filled to overflowing; people were even sitting outside listening through the open door.  The concerts are gifts to the communities – there is no admission fee.

Kneisel Hall Festival artists: violinists Ronald Copes, Laurie Smukler; violist Katherine Murdock; cellists Jerry Grossman, Barbara Stein Mallow; and pianists Xak Bjerken and Seymour Lipkin present Bach: Viola da gamba Sonata in D major, Mozart: Oboe quartet in F major, K. 370; Klughardt: Schilflieder for oboe, viola and piano and Dvorák: Piano quartet in E-flat Friday, July 26 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday July 28 at 4:00 p.m. in the historic Kneisel Concert Hall in Blue Hill. Open rehearsal for the program is at 9:00 a.m. Friday, July 26 in the Hall, 137 Pleasant Street.

Friday, July 26 and Sunday, July 28

Bach: Viola da gamba Sonata in D major, BWV 1028

Grossman, Bjerken

Mozart: Oboe quartet in F major, K. 370

Hill, Jenkins, Murdock, Grossman

Klughardt: Schilflieder for oboe, viola and piano, Op. 28

Hill, Murdock, Bjerken

Dvorák: Piano quartet in E-flat, Op 87, B. 162

Smukler, Murdock, Mallow, Lipkin


Each week Kneisel Hall invites a talented artisan on the Blue Hill peninsula to exhibit in The Pavilion. This week we welcome Dale MaCurdy, artist.