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Chamber society sets 2009-10 season |

Chamber society sets 2009-10 season

Mark Kanny
| Tuesday, March 24, 2009 12:00 a.m

The Pittsburgh Chamber Music Society will reduce its offerings to six concerts for the 2009-10 season, down from seven concerts plus a four-concert Bridges Festival for 2008-09.

Executive director Kelli Clevenger said the organization expects a deficit for the current season, which has a $300,000 budget, and that next season’s budget is projected at “closer to $200,000.”

“We’re going to maintain our quality, keep the budget within reason and keep ticket prices affordable,” she said.

The Pittsburgh Chamber Music Society 2009-10 season:

Oct. 12: Orion String Quartet

Nov. 23: Brentano String Quartet

Jan. 18, 2010: Emerson String Quartet

March 1: Artemis Quartet

April 12: Alex Klein, oboe, Richard Young, viola, Ricardo Castro, piano

April 26: Hagen Quartet

Subscriptions to the six concert series are $45 to $165 if purchased before June 1, $50 to $190 thereafter.

Details: 412-624-4129.

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