Jeff Gallagher, Barry Phillips and Solmaaz Adeli of The Santa Cruz Chamber Players came into the KZSC radio studio on February 10th to talk about their upcoming event: Concert Four – Dolcissime: O Sweetest Sound.  The show features music by Music by W.A. Mozart, Gunnar de Frumerie, Lou Harrison, Erich Korngold, and Barry Phillips and happens  Saturday, February 13, 7:30 pm & Sunday, February 14, 3 pm at the Christ Lutheran Church, Aptos, CA.

jdls-37-comp-e1436296892996The Santa Cruz Chamber Players is comprised of:


Jeff Gallagher, artistic director and clarinetSolmaaz Adeli, mezzo-soprano
Lars Johannesson, flute
Barry Phillips, cello and composer,
Don Adkins, piano

Spend the Valentine’s Day weekend enjoying an intimate and elegant chamber music concert! You will certainly cherish this beautiful and sensuous music and carry it in your heart as a loving memory.

The musicians will perform some of the most melodic and beloved music from around the globe, including the world-premiere of Grammy-award winning Barry Phillips’ original Santa Cruz Chamber Players composition for mezzo-soprano, flute, clarinet, cello, and piano.

This magnificently crafted chamber ensemble parallels – in miniature – the multi-faceted sonorities associated with the full orchestra and chorus, creating a singular and uniquely soulful chamber music experience. Expressed in songs both with and without words, and in delightful combinations of voice and instruments alone, immerse yourself in the very best that chamber music can provide for your listening pleasure.

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