Joining forces with Lynbrook @CASMEC!

To kick off our 2016 Season and 5th anniversary, Chamber Music by the Bay is very honored to be joining the Lynbrook High School Orchestra, led by Michael Pakaluk, for a performance of Elgar’s Introduction and Allegro at the California All-State Music Educators Conference (CASMEC) in San Jose, CA this week. Stay tuned as we dive into rehearsals with the fabulous orchestra at Lynbrook over the next few days!

Stay tuned for our 2016 Season

Chamber Music by the Bay is turning five in 2016! We’re preparing a few special things for our fifth year and can’t wait to share them with you soon. In the meanwhile, save the date from April 17-23, 2016 for our Fifth Season. We’re so excited for you to join us at a school, library, or community concert near you.

If you’re a parent, teacher, or community volunteer who would like to see Chamber Music by the Bay visit a school near you, please reach out and let us know at chambermusicbythebay [at] gmail.com.

Last but not least, here’s a fun reminder of who we are from our 2015 season. We can’t wait to share more with you soon!

Follow CMB on Facebook!

Curious as to what CMB’s up to on a daily basis this week? Like and Follow us on Facebook for the daily dish! We had a triple header yesterday at Lynbrook High School, Cupertino Library, and SF Towers, including the sneak world premiere of Daniel Temkin’s “Ocean Call”. Also, Zenas has been our resident photographer this week. We look forward to sharing some snapshots on Facebook.

Kicking off Our 2015 Season!

We’re so excited to kick off CMB’s 2015 season tomorrow with a visit to One World Montessori Preschools as well as our newest partnership school, Washington Open Elementary in Santa Clara. We’re ready with All Ears In!, as well as our Inspiration Station to learn more about composition together with Daniel Temkin. Don’t forget to check out our 2015 season calendar and like our Facebook page to catch us around the Bay Area in schools and libraries this week!

Introducing… All Ears In!

CMB’s 2015 season is just three weeks away, and we’re so excited to share All Ears In! with our community! Our program, geared for children ages 10 and under, will feature Daniel Temkin, our 2015 Composer-in-Residence, and CMB’s quartet of teaching artists, who will lead the audience in an interactive, real-time process of creating a musical piece for string quartet! We’ll learn about composition basics, including elements such as tempo, gesture, and dynamics, and then hear the world premiere of our work.

Join us for All Ears In at the following times:

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 4:00 PM
Cupertino Library- Community Hall
10800 Torre Avenue, Cupertino CA
“All Ears In!”: A program for youth ages 10/under
Followed by CMB’s Instrument Petting Zoo
Free admission

Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 7:00 PM
Los Altos Library
13 S. San Antonio Road, Los Altos
“All Ears In!”: A program for youth ages 10/under
Followed by CMB’s Instrument Petting Zoo
Free admission

Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Morgan Hill Library
660 West Main Avenue, Morgan Hill
“All Ears In!”: A program for youth ages 10/under
Followed by CMB’s Instrument Petting Zoo
Free admission

2015 Season Announced

We’re pumped to share our 2015 season, which includes renewed partnerships with the Santa Clara County Library as well as schools including Redwood and Castillero Middle Schools, Saratoga and Lynbrook High Schools, and One World Montessori Preschools! We’re also thrilled to welcome Daniel Temkin as our first-ever composer-in-residence to teach our young audiences about the world of composition. Join us for our programs as we compose musical works together in real-time with CMB’s resident quartet, and don’t forget to save the date for our annual concert on April 4, 2015!

A 2014 Season Wrap-Up!

Thank you all for a wonderful third season of Chamber Music by the Bay!

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Here’s our 2014 season in numbers:

1 string quartet.

6 days.

17 young artists from Saratoga and Lynbrook High.

21 concerts.

1,270 young people and community members reached.

Thank you all for a wonderful season! We are grateful for your support, encouragement, attendance, and overall, excitement about music and learning!

Please follow us on Facebook as we plan our 2015 season, and get in touch with us if you are a parent, teacher, or community leader who would like us to visit your school next year!