Our upcoming Boccherini Concert, plus an interview with violinist Christina Day Martinson
B-A-C-H Prisms Launches 20th Anniversary Season, Mendelssohn Octet October 20/21, plus lots of awards and praise for Sarasa Outreach!
Sarasa Earns Community Partner Award by Massachusetts Department of Youth Services for Work with Teens
Welcome to our 20th Anniversary Season!
Check out the most recent news from Sarasa, including a recap of our “Les délices de la solitude” concert, information on our season finale concert "Mirrors," and some news from the Merton Sugar House!
Read more about our upcoming concert "Sacro-Profanus," as well as an interview with Tenor Frank Kelley on his work with Sarasa and his upcoming appearance with our ensemble.
Violist Marka Gustavsson has performed internationally in the US, Canada, Europe, Israel, the Philippines, China, and Japan. On May 20th and 21st, she will be joining Sarasa for the first time in a program of Russian Romantic music. She recently agreed to talk with us about her musical life.
Sarasa’s March, 2017 “Trainspotting” concert set will feature a video presentation to accompany the performance of Steve Reich’s Different Trains, for string quartet and pre-recorded performance tape. On hand to manage the projection of the video images will be Emerson College student Gregorio León.
Recently, Sarasa had a chance to talk with Gregorio about the upcoming concerts on March 24, 25 and 26.
Join the Sarasa Chamber Music Ensemble for our 18th Season! Sarasa is pleased to present a wonderful variety of composers, music genres and performing artists in 2016-17.
Sarasa Chamber Music Ensemble recently performed at Yellow Barn in Putney, VT in July 2016, to a captive and enthralled audience. Enjoy a video clip from this concert!
Click to watch video from our recent premiere of “My Mother on an Evening in Late Summer” for voice, oboe, harp & string quartet, commissioned by the Sarasa Chamber Music Ensemble and premiered May 21st and 22nd, 2016 in Cambridge and Concord, Massachusetts.
By Mark Strand (1980), music by Tom Vignieri (1986 and 2016)
Have you seen Sarasa's video? Hear soprano Dominique Labelle and Sarasa's founding director, Timothy Merton share with you the importance of this Boccherini CD...and hear a sneak peek of some music too!
May with Sarasa: Season Finale, Recording Updates, Composer Talk
Sarasa's May Concert will feature a commissioned work by composer Tom Vignieri
April Updates from Sarasa
Talking with our Founding Director, Timothy Merton!
"Sarasa materialized out of a friends request for me to play to some of the inmates in Sing Sing prison sometime in 1997. "
Sarasa's Jennifer Morsches is on the cover of this month's Early Music Today featuring Florilegium - one of Britain’s most outstanding period instrument ensembles.
We know Jennifer as cellist and Director of Programming at Sarasa...yes, she is the talent behind those beautifully written words on Sarasa's programs. And as Jennifer is taking the lead on our March concert, we wanted to share with you a little more about her.