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To our 2016-2017 Season!

The Sierra Chamber Society announces its 30th concert season, to commence on August 16, 2016, featuring members of the San Francisco Symphony and distinguished guests.

Venue: Grace Presbyterian Church
City: Walnut Creek
Price Range: $16 to $24
Tickets: 925-322-0994


Regular ~ $24.00
Senior/Youth ~ $21.00
Children ~ $16.00

Season subscribers enjoy a substantial discount and, as always, Flex tickets are available at SCS performances - any number may be purchased for use at any performance in the season. 
Season subscriptions:  Regular $100, Senior/Youth $96, Children under 12 $84.  Individual tickets:  Regular $24, Senior/Youth $16, Children under 12 $14.  Tickets available online beginning June 21

DONATIONS are vital to our survival.  In addition to making a personal donation, if your employer has a matching program, your gift could be doubled.  Please help to insure the Sierra Chamber Society’s legacy by making us a part of your estate planning.  If you would like to know more about these options, please leave word at 925-930-8880 and we will contact you.

Stevan Cavalier
General Director
Sierra Chamber Society



All performances will take place at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2100 Tice Valley Blvd (just a block beyond the Rossmoor Blvd turnoff) in Walnut Creek on Sunday’s at 3 PM.

Program I:  Sunday 10/16/16  3 PM
Members of the SF Symphony

Haydn – String Quartet Op 54 No 1
Debussy – En Blanc et Noir, Suite for Two Pianos.
Prokofiev – String Quartet No 2. 
Program II:  Sunday 12/4/16  3 PM
Featuring the Telegraph String Quartet

Britten – 3 Divertimenti
Beethoven String Quartet Op 18 No 5 in A major
Schubert String Quartet No. 14, D. 810 in D minor:
“Death and the Maiden.”

Program III:  Sunday 2/12/17  3 PM
Featuring The Prima Trio
WA Mozart - "Kegelstatt" Trio.  K. 498
Max Bruch - Selections from Eight Pieces for Viola, Clarinet and Piano Op. 83
Astor Piazzolla - "Otono porteno" and "Oblivion."
Aram Khachaturian - Trio for Violin, Clarinet and Piano

Program IV:  Sunday 4/30/17   3 PM
Members of the SF Symphony

Sergei Prokofiev Sonata for Violin and Piano D major Op.94
Bela Bartok "Contrasts" for clarinet, violin and piano
Johannes Brahms String Sextet No. 2  in G major Op. 36. 

Program V:  Sunday 6/4/17  3 PM
Members of the SF Symphony

Beethoven – Duet for Flute and Bassoon WoO 27 No 1 
Damase – Trio for Bassoon, Harp and Flute.
Schubert – String Quartet No 15 in G major

Programs Subject to Change – For most current program information, please visit this page.

This season will feature the acclaimed Telegraph String Quartet,   featured recently in the SFSU Morrison Series ( and the Prima Trio comprised of clarinet (featuring the principal of the LA Philharmonic), violin and piano.

The Telegraph String Quartet just won first prize in the 2016 Naumburg International Chamber Music Competition, perhaps the worlds most prestigious prize for a string quartet.  


Don’t miss a single moment of this memorable music! We hope you’ll be sure to join us all at the Sierra Chamber Society for another series of outstanding programs.