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PRESS RELEASE 2016-2017


April 21, 2017
CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH MUSIC JUNE 10 GALA CONCERT
“FANFARE FOR THE UNCOMMON WOMAN” UNVEILS QUILT OF MANY COLORS, COMPOSERS AND DEDICATEES
WORLD PREMIERES, BLENDING OF YOUNG, ESTABLISHED AND HISTORIC FIRST LADIES OF MUSIC AT THE MAHAIWE, GREAT BARRINGTON SATURDAY, JUNE 10, 6 PM MARKING 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE AND CEWM’S 25TH!
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April 4, 2017
CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH MUSIC PRESENTS AUTHOR LINDA HIRSHMAN AND THE FEMININE MYSTIQUE
CONVERSATIONS WITH….SERIES CONTINUES WITH INTIMATE AND STIMULATING CONVERSATIONS ABOUT MUSIC AND IDEAS SUNDAY, MAY 14, 3 PM AT THE MOUNT, LENOX, MA

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March 30, 2017
CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH MUSIC ANNOUNCES GRAMMY-AWARD-WINNING LA GUITAR QUARTET SATURDAY, MAY 6 AT THE MAHAIWE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, 6PM
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March 6, 2017
THE ART OF THE STRING QUARTET
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February 3, 2017
CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH MUSIC TO PRESENT “BEETHOVEN JOURNEY— EARLY, MIDDLE AND LATE” AT THE MAHAIWE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER MARCH 18, 6 PM IN A COMPOSITE PORTRAIT OF THE COMPOSER, FROM HAYDN DISCIPLE TO OLYMPIAN MASTER
Beethoven Journey—Early, Middle and Late
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January 9, 2017
CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH MUSIC TO PRESENT “THE INTIMATE BACH” MID-WINTER FIRESIDE CONCERT AT THE NEWLY RENOVATED SAINT JAMES PLACE, GREAT BARRINGTON, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18 WITH CONTRASTING BAROQUE AND MODERN CELLOS (Great Barrington, MA)
“The Intimate Bach” Mid-Winter Fireside Concert
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October 17, 2016
“A STUDIO OF HER OWN—SHATTERING THE GLASS CEILING” WITH PRIZE-WINNING COMPOSER HANNAH LASH
Close Encounters With Music declares the 2016-2017 season "THE YEAR OF THE WOMAN" honoring the 100th anniversary of Women's Suffrage in New York State
The Conversations With… series continues with intimate and stimulating discussions about music and ideas Sunday, November 20 at 3PM at the Hudson Opera House in Hudson, NY
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September 7, 2016
CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH MUSIC ANNOUNCES 25TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON
WITH ITS SIGNATURE MIX OF INNOVATIVE PROGRAMS—CHAMBER ORCHESTRA KREMLIN LAUNCHES SEASON OCTOBER 15;
LA GUITAR QUARTET TAKES THE STAGE; SEASON FINALE COMMEMORATES 100 YEARS OF WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE; CELEBRITY TALKS, FIRESIDE CONCERT; COMMISSIONS, COLLABORATIONS, CELEBRATIONS ALL SEASON
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July 7, 2016
CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH MUSIC SUMMERS ON A MOUNTAIN TOP: CATSKILL HIGH PEAKS MUSIC FESTIVAL AUGUST 7-18 BRINGS “THE MIRACLE OF BACH AND HIS LEGACY” TO THE HUDSON VALLEY AND CAPITAL REGION WITH INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED MUSICIANS AND YOUNG ARTISTS
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