2018 Season

  • Jinjoo Cho and Hyun-Soo Kim Recital

    • Thursday, May 31, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      Gearan Center for the Performing Arts
    Following a successful kickoff last year, Violinist Jinjoo Cho and pianist Hyun- more »
    Following a successful kickoff last year, Violinist Jinjoo Cho and pianist Hyun-soo Kim will again open the Geneva Music Festival’s season. This will be a concert to remember!
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  • A Transfigured Night

    • Friday, June 1, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      Gearan Center for the Performing Arts
    • Saturday, June 2, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      First Presbyterian Church of Skaneateles
    Violinist Jinjoo Cho, pianistHyun-soo Kim, and some of the members of the Cavani more »
    Violinist Jinjoo Cho, pianistHyun-soo Kim, and some of the members of the Cavani String Quartet will join GMF director and violinist Geoffrey Herd and cellist Max Geissler for a concert highlighting the broad range of stylistic experimentation that was taking place at the turn of the 20th century. Among the works featured will be “Faure Piano Quartet No. 1 in C-minor” and Schoenberg’s massive and virtuosic sextet “Verklarte Nacht,” (“Transfigured Night”), a piece based on a poem.
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  • Cavani Quartet: “Collage: Music and Poetry”

    • Sunday, June 3, 2018 – 2:00 PM

      Gearan Center for the Performing Arts
    The Quartet-in-Residence at the Cleveland Institute of Music, the Cavani Quartet more »
    The Quartet-in-Residence at the Cleveland Institute of Music, the Cavani Quartet has been described by the Washington Post as “completely engrossing, powerful and elegant.” Their impressive 30-year career has garnered many significant awards and honors and they have commissioned, premiered and performed the music of more than 30 living composers. They return to the Geneva Music Festival in 2018 with a variation on their “Collage: Music and Poetry” project.
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  • Chamber Music Concert

    • Thursday, June 7, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      Gearan Center for the Performing Arts
    • Sunday, June 10, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      First Presbyterian Church of Skaneateles
    A performance of works of chamber music presented by various artists, including  more »
    A performance of works of chamber music presented by various artists, including pianist Michelle Cann, a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music. She made her orchestral debut at age 14 and has since performed with various orchestras including the Florida Orchestra, the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and the Cleveland Institute of Music Symphony Orchestra.
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  • LENA: A Moment with a Lady

    • Friday, June 8, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      Gearan Center for the Performing Arts
    Audiences are transported back in time with Broadway star Syndee Winters (Hamilt more »
    Audiences are transported back in time with Broadway star Syndee Winters (Hamilton, The Lion King, Pippin) in her one-woman show. “LENA: A Moment with a Lady,” uses powerful vocals and a rich story line to share the most pivotal moments in Lena Horne’s life. In the 1940s and '50s, Ms. Horne topped the charts with hit songs like "Stormy Weather" and "The Lady Is a Tramp," and starred in numerous films. Recognized as an influential African-American pioneer in entertainment, she broke new ground when she signed with MGM studios and became one of the first artists to break the color line.
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  • T.S. Monk, Centennial Celebration of Thelonius Monk

    • Saturday, June 9, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      Smith Opera House
    Percussionist T.S. Monk, son of jazz legend Thelonius Monk (called the “architec more »
    Percussionist T.S. Monk, son of jazz legend Thelonius Monk (called the “architect of modern jazz” by the Kennedy Center), takes part in the 2018 GMF as part of his father’s centennial celebration. See him perform on video.
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  • Raymond Nagem Organ Recital

    • Tuesday, June 12, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      Westminster Presbyterian Church in Auburn
    • Wednesday, June 13, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      Presbyterian Church in Geneva
    • Thursday, June 14, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      First Presbyterian Church of Skaneateles
    Raymond Nagem, associate music director at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine more »
    Raymond Nagem, associate music director at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in NYC, will showcase the organ of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Auburn.
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  • Chamber Music Finale

    • Friday, June 15, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      First Presbyterian Church of Skaneateles
    • Saturday, June 16, 2018 – 7:30 PM

      Gearan Center for the Performing Arts
    GMF artists present a chamber music finale. more »
    GMF artists present a chamber music finale.
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  • Bluegrass at Ravines

    • Sunday, June 17, 2018 – 12:00 AM

      Ravines Winery
    Violinist Eliot Heaton returns to Ravines Winery to join local artists in presen more »
    Violinist Eliot Heaton returns to Ravines Winery to join local artists in presenting bluegrass. Time is currently to be determined.
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