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To our 2019-2020 Season!

The Sierra Chamber Society announces its 33rd concert season, to commence on October 27, 2019

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


Regular ~ $26.00
Senior/Youth ~ $23.00
Children ~ $20.00 (to 12)

Online ticket sales begin 6/1

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 $110. Senior/Youth $100, Children under 12 $90  Individual tickets:  Regular $26, Senior/Youth $23, Children under 12 $20.  Tickets available online beginning June 1

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.


2O19 - 2O2O (33rd) CONCERT SEASON

Program I:  Sunday 10/27/19  3 PM
Members of the SF Symphony
Joseph Way – Quintet for Tuba, Clarinet, Horn, Trumpet and Piano
Ravel  - Sonata for Violin and Cello,
Johannes Brahms – Trio for Horn, Violin and Piano in E flat Op 40

Program II:  Sunday 12/8/19  3 PM
Featuring the Left Coast Chamber Ensemble
Claude Debussy – Sonata for Cello and Piano in D minor 
Olivier Messiaen – Quartet for the End of Time

Program III:  Sunday 1/26/20  3 PM
Members of the SF Symphony
Madeleine Dring  - Trio for Flute, Oboe and Piano
Benjamin Britten – Temporal Variations for Oboe and Piano
Igor Stravinsky Divertimento for Violin and Piano (arr. from The Fairie's Kiss). 
Frank Bridge – String Quartet No 2 H. 115

Program IV:  Sunday 3/15/20   3 PM
Featuring the Telegraph String Quartet
with special guest Abigail Fischer, Soprano

Arnold Schoenberg -  String Quartet Op 10 No 2 with soprano soloist
Robert Sirota – Contrapassos for Voice and String Quartet (lyrics by Stevan Cavalier)
LV Beethoven – String Quartet Op 131 No 14 in C sharp minor

Program V:  Sunday 5/3/10  3 PM
Members of the SF Symphony
Haydn - String Quartet Op 77 No 2 in F major
Robert Muczynski Fantasy Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano

Bedrich Smetana - String Quartet No 1 “From my Life.”



This season will feature the acclaimed Telegraph String Quartet,   featured recently in the SFSU Morrison Series (

The Telegraph String Quartet  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.

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