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The Smithsonian Chamber Music Society features musical masterpieces from the 17th to the early 21st century, played by outstanding ensembles on some of the world’s most highly prized musical instruments. This is an eight-concert series on Saturdays.

Event date
DATES: Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019; Nov. 16. 2019; Jan. 4, 2020; Feb. 1, 2020; Feb. 15. 2020; Mar. 7, 2020; Mar. 28, 2020; and Apr. 18, 2020

TIMES: Pre-Concert Lectures at 6:30 p.m.
Concerts at 7:30 p.m.

The Smithsonian Chamber Music Society features musical masterpieces from the 17th to the early 21st century, played by outstanding ensembles on some of the world’s most highly prized musical instruments. This is an eight-concert series on Sundays.

Event date
DATES: Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019; Nov. 17. 2019; Jan. 5, 2020; Feb. 2, 2020; Feb. 23. 2020; Mar. 8, 2020; Mar. 29, 2020; and Apr. 19, 2020

TIMES: Pre-Concert Lectures at 6:30 p.m.
Concerts at 7:30 p.m.

Smithsonian Chamber Music Society audiences are privy to the unparalleled experience of hearing two magnificent quartets of instruments—one made by Antonio Stradivari, the other by his teacher Nicolo Amati—in this popular three-concert series on Saturdays.

Event date
DATES: Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019; Jan. 25, 2020; and May 9, 2020

TIMES: Pre-Concert Lectures at 6:30 p.m.
Concerts at 7:30 p.m.

Smithsonian Chamber Music Society audiences are privy to the unparalleled experience of hearing two magnificent quartets of instruments—one made by Antonio Stradivari, the other by his teacher Nicolo Amati—in this popular three-concert series on Sundays.

Event date
DATES: Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019; Jan. 26, 2020; and May 10, 2020

TIMES: Pre-Concert Lectures at 6:30 p.m.
Concerts at 7:30 p.m.