ATHENS — The UGA Performing Arts Center will present the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center in the second annual Arch Chamber Music Festival at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 13, and 3 p.m. Sunday, April 14, in Hodgson Concert Hall.
The Chamber Music Society will offer two different programs, performing music by Beethoven, Dvorák and Weber on Saturday and works by Beethoven, Kodály and Dvorák on Sunday.
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center is America’s premier repertory company for chamber music, with a roster of the world’s leading instrumentalists.
Seven of Lincoln Center’s outstanding artists performing for the weekend festival include: pianist Wu Han, violinists Kristin Lee and Sean Lee, violist Paul Neubauer, cellists Nicholas Canellakis and David Finckel and clarinetist Jose Franch-Ballester.
While in Athens, members of CMS will offer master classes for UGA School of Music students as part of the Performing Arts Center’s Outreach and Education Program.
Tickets for each CMS concert are $39 with special discounts for UGA students. Tickets can be purchased online at
pac.uga.edu or by calling 706-542-4400 or 888-289-8497.
The performance underwriters are John A. Maltese, Onofre and Ligaya Paguio, and Sue Fink in memory of Conrad Fink.