Recollections of NCMF, Summer 2019, Eighteenth Season

For the last nineteen years, Newburyport Chamber Music Festival has taken over the town for a week or two every August.
As we experience a summer unlike any other, I wanted to revisit 2019, one of the best seasons we’ve had.

David Yang, Artistic Director

David giving a “guided tour” of Bela Bartók’s String Quartet #4
Newburyport Public Library

Storytelling & Music & Puppets with TITO & NCMF
Maudslay State Park

Panel discussion/demonstration
Custom House Maritime Museum

Yonah and Lisa
Custom House Maritime Museum

David & Seb at an open rehearsal
Emma Andrews Library

Lisa, Yonah, and Seb at the NCMF Family Concert
Unitarian Universalist Lower Meetinghouse

NCMF Family Concert with Teddy and his TITO crew
Unitarian Universalist Lower Meetinghouse

Andrew, Lisa, Yonah, Seb, and David at the NCMF Family Concert
Unitarian Universalist Lower Meetinghouse

Yonah and Lisa in an open rehearsal
Mass Audubon Joppa Flats Education Center

Seb & Yonah
Excursion to Plum Island

Alessandra & David
Hausmusik No. 1

Open Rehearsal
Paula Estey Gallery

Open rehearsal
Chococoa Café at the Tannery

David with friends Gloria and Alan
Brooksby Village

Lisa and David at an open rehearsal
Jabberwocky Bookshop in the Tannery

Hausmusik No. 2

Concert I
St. Anna’s Chapel

Nachtmusik, Brown Chapel
Oak Hill Cemetery

Meet the Composer with Robert Bradshaw
Newburyport Art Association

Rhina with composer Robert Bradshaw
Newburyport Art Association

Paintings featured in
“A Day in the Life of Newburyport”
were by artists
Sara Demrow Dent, Janet Sutherland, Bonita LeFlore,
Susan Spellman, Ron Emmerling,  Brent Rotsko,
Jay McCarthy, and Robin Thornhill.
These paintings were on display at the
NAA and then St. Paul’s during the final concert.

Hausmusik No. 3

David, Eliana, & Yonah warming up pre-concert
St. Paul’s

Mayor Holaday’s introduction to
“A Day in the Life of Newburyport”
St. Paul’s

Yonah and Eliana taking a bow
St. Paul’s

Alfred at the final Concert
St. Paul’s

St. Paul’s

Bartók’s String Quartet #4
St. Paul’s

St. Paul's 2019

Photo credits to Jesika Theos and Nicole Goodhue-Boyd

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