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David Yang, 
Artistic Director

2019
Festival Season 18

Intimate Venues, 
Eminent Musicians

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With Jay Reise’s retirement concert at the University of Pennsylvania coming up in a few days, I thought this would be a good time to look back at one of the most extraordinary pieces I have ever commissioned. Jay was Newburyport Chamber Music Festival’s composer-in-residence in 2015. Based on a Japanese folk tale with Rip van Winkle overtones, “The Gift to Urashima Tarō” was the result of a collaboration between NCMF and EXIT Dance.

REFLECTIONS ON NCMF SUMMER 2019: A Visual Portrait

In advance of this summer’s festival, Artistic Director David Yang offers some of his program notes on the repertoire: Robert Bradshaw Commission

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Newburyport Chamber Music is a community-based series of chamber music concerts and events in Newburyport, Massachusetts. The summer Festival format is a week-long series that takes place each year in August. Additional events are programmed throughout the year.

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Concert

December 15, 2019

3:00 pm

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15
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28

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