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Each year, Helicon presents a series of four chamber music concerts — called Symposiums — in a historic, oak-paneled music room on Manhattan's Upper East Side. These concerts offer proximity to world-class performances, insightful programs, and camaraderie built around the love of live chamber music. We invite you to become a Member of The Helicon Foundation. Your tax-deductible Membership contribution guarantees your attendance at one of New York City's cultural gems. Donate to The Helicon Foundation and support your love of live chamber music today!

Helicon brings together a lively group of members who support the organization with annual tax-deductible membership contributions. This keeps Helicon’s scope international and scale intimate.

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Season

UPCOMING EVENTS

Symposium 139

La Belle Époque

October 16, 2022
October 17, 2022

Gabriel Fauré - Violin Sonata No. 2
Claude Debussy - Cello Sonata
Maurice Ravel - Piano Trio

Johnny Gandelsman
violin
Serafim Smigelskiy
cello
Ilya Poletaev
piano

Symposium 140

Handel in Italy

November 20, 2022
November 21, 2022

Works by Handel, Corelli, Caldara and others

Amanda Forsythe
Soprano
Tsutomu William Copeland
violin
Beth Wenstrom
violin
Nathan Whitaker
cello
Avi Stein
harpsichord

Symposium 141

Chiaroscuro

March 5, 2023
March 6, 2023

Franz Joseph Haydn - String Quartets Op. 20, “The Sun”
No. 2 in C Major & No. 4 in D Major
Ludwig van Beethoven - String Quartet No. 11, Op. 95, "Serioso"

Diderot String Quartet
Adriane Post
violin
Johanna Novom
violin
Kyle Miller
viola
Paul Dwyer
cello

Symposium 142

Music for the Sun King

May 14, 2023
May 15, 2023

Works by Couperin, Marais, Jacquet de la Guerre and others

Robert Mealy
violin
Beth Wenstrom
violin
Adrienne Hyde
viola da gamba
Arnie Tanimoto
viola da gamba
Avi Stein
harpsichord

“In its beginnings, music was merely chamber music, meant to be listened to in a small space by a small audience.”

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