17th Season!

OUR AMERICAN MUSIC EXPERIENCE

THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING!

Robert Schumann

MCCMF Musicians Heritage Concert

August 4, 2018  7:30 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church

Bach | Bartok | Wieniawski | Dvorak

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Ludwig van Beethoven

Winds of Change

August 6, 2018  7:00 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church

Zelenka | Janacek | Holst | Krömmer

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Bernhard Crussell

The Immigrant Song

August 8, 2018  7:00 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church

Prokofiev | Korngold | Hindemith | Dvorak

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Franz Schubert

Happy Birthday Lenny

August 10, 2018  7:00 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church

Barber | Higdon | Bernstein

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Aaron Copland

Americana

August 12, 2018  3 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church

Haken | Dvorak

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All concerts are followed by “Meet the Artists” receptions.
Admission is FREE to all events.

Children’s Programs

The Friendly Beasts

Sing and Dance

August 7 2018  6:00 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church
Sunny Garner Orbovich, Nic Orbovich, Zofia Glashour, Melisa Barrick Baldwin.

As the children's programs reflect and educationally augment the theme of this year's festival, "American Musical Experience," Tuesday night will feature performances by Nic Orbovich, Violin, and Zofia Glashauser, Violin, who will play Serbian and Polish dances, honoring their own Serbian and Polish origins.  Melisa Barrick-Baldwin, Soprano, and Zofia will perform excerpts from the evocative Four Songs by Gustav Holst.  There will be dancing, led by our own Emily Sullivan, and tiny tots will find a welcoming atmosphere of action poems and songs that make listening to great music natural!  There will be art projects and pizza, too!

 

Flower Power

Rhythm and Groove

August 9, 2018  6:00 p.m.

First Presbyterian Church
Sunny Garner Orbovich, Nic Orbovich, Rudolf Haken, Wesley Baldwin, Rob Auler

The musical focus on our Thursday night Children's concert will be Antonin Dvorak’s "Dumky Trio," and Paul Hindemith's wacky & wonderful Trio for hecklephone, Viola and Piano.  This evening of beautiful music and rhythmic energy will be made even more accessible to the young by words from the musicians, active responses, and even dancing.  There will be the most rousing game ever of musical chairs at the end of the concert!  

Both nights will include projects and pizza!  Come and enjoy a truly memorable evening with some of our great MCCMF stars!

 

Kinderkoncert

Children Play for Children

August 11, 2018  Noon

Michigan City Public Library
Sunny Garner Orbovich

The Saturday concert will be at noon at the Michigan City Public Library and feature youthful performers from the Summer Choral Camp, the studio of Nic Orbovich, and music students from other teachers in the Michigan City area.  It's a celebration of sharing the love of music between generations, and nurturing the youthful response.  Please come and support our young musicians!

 

 

Our Fabulous Home

The First Presbyterian Church – Michigan City

The Rev. Dr. Ericka Parkinson Kilbourne, Pastor

Location

121 W Ninth St.
Michigan City, IN 46360
(219) 879-4501

Mission

We are committed to glorifying God and transforming our congregation, community, and the world with God’s love.

Vision

To strengthen our own spiritual growth and to spread the word of God in Christ.

Insights into MCCMF

Interviews with Chamber Music Festival Directors and Musicians

What Sets Us Apart

Our Unique Combination of Education, International Artists and Free Performances!

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Educational Programs for Adults and Children

We are all about education. There are opportunities for children and adults to learn more about and experience chamber music.

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International Musicians

Musicians from all over the world stop by and perform with us.  This is world class chamber music in your community.

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Free Concerts

All concerts and activities are free to the public.  We are supported 100% by donations and sponsors.

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Outstanding Repertoire

From the WORLD PREMIERE of Libby Larsen’s Ferlinghetti and the hip-hop stylings of Rudolf Haken to Hindemith, Schubert and Korngold, MCCMF brings a wide variety of repertoire to each concert and to every season.

Excited About Our Season?

We Sure Are!