2022 Season

Forgotten Melodies: An Afternoon of Rarely Heard Masterpieces

SUNDAY, MAY 23, 2021 – 2PM
Smith Opera House or Virtual Livestream

Experience an afternoon of rarely heard masterpieces as we belatedly celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday with his playful “Eyeglasses” duo and pastoral String Quintet. GMF is proud to continue promoting the work of women composers with the intense and uniquely scored Septet by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich and Fanny Mendelssohn’s romantic Piano Trio.

Jinjoo Cho and Geoffrey Herd, violin;
Eric Wong and Ettore Causa, viola;
Clive Greensmith and Max Geissler, cello;
Henry Kramer, piano

Performing selections by Ellen Taafe Zwilich, Fanny Mendelssohn, and Ludwig van Beethoven

Click Here to download the virtual program notes

*The program is subject to change
*We respectfully ask that you purchase a ticket for each person watching the livestream
*NO tickets will be sold at the door

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**By purchasing tickets for this event you, and all other ticket holders in your party, agree to abide by The Smith Opera House’s COVID-19 policies. These policies include, but are not limited to: receiving a symptom check upon arrival at the venue, adhering to pre-assigned seating, wearing a face covering while at the venue, maintaining 6 feet physical distance between myself and other patrons, abiding by all signage posted at the venue, and not entering the venue if I, or any member of my party, is feeling ill or has been in close contact with anyone with a known case of COVID-19.


  • Sunday, May 23, 2021 – 2:00 PM

    Smith Opera House
    Virtual Livestream