York Bowen

Edwin York Bowen was born  February 22, 1884   in Crouch Hill , London  and died  November 23, 1961 after several decades  as a talented musician and composing over 160 musical works many of which remained unpublished and unperformed until after his death.  His music falls in the category of Romantic with rich harmonic language. He […]

Making Plans For Concerts In 2020

We just started getting notices about the grants  that we applied for for supporting our concerts for  2020… We haven’t heard from all of them yet… and usually the rejections get sent out first, so  hopefully  by not having heard yet  that means we’ll get most of them.   The first town to tell us we […]

Our Septet performance in September

With the grants we got from several cultural councils we’ll be performing The Adolphe Blanc Septet, that we did for the Northborough Applefest last year, again this year and more. That Blanc Septet that is practically unheard of, was so nicely received that we decided we need to let the people in Northborough hear it […]

Adolphe Blanc-A composer whose music should be heard more often.

These last couple weeks the Charles River Sinfonietta found out that the grants we applied for from the Local Cultural Councils in severalMassachusetts towns  for supporting our chamber music concerts in 2019, in their towns, have been approved. Not only did we get the grant in Plymouth  for doing the Telemann Paris Quartets, but also  […]