Artistic Director Edward Arron and others playing at CMA Chamber Music on Main

CMA Chamber
Music on Main Featuring Artistic Director
Edward Arron

Music plus art equals a magical experience with this critically acclaimed chamber concert series featuring world-renowned artistic director Edward Arron and intimately set in the Museum's gorgeous DuBose-Poston Reception Hall.

Happy hour at 6:00 p.m. Concerts begin at 7:00 p.m. Museum shop and galleries open during happy hour.

2014 - 2015 Season

Want to catch the entire season?

Buy a Season Pass $170 or $130 for members
  • Wednesday, December 10, 2014
  • Tuesday, February 10, 2015
  • Tuesday, March 10, 2015
  • Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Individual Concert Tickets

  • Non-members: $40
  • Members: $30
  • Students: $5
    • Wednesday, December 10, 2014 more info
    • Musicians

      • Phillip Bush, piano
      • Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin
      • Nicholas Cords, viola
      • Edward Arron, cello

      Music

      Haydn Piano Trio in A Major, Hob. XV:18
      Dohnànyi Serenade in C Major for String Trio, Opus 10
      Brahms Piano Quartet in A Major, Opus 26
    • Tuesday, February 10, 2015 more info
    • Musicians

      • Gilles Vonsattel, piano
      • Todd Palmer, clarinet
      • Bella Hristova, violin
      • Edward Arron, cello

      Music

      Beethoven Piano Trio in c minor, Opus 1, No. 3
      Stravinsky Suite from L'histoire du Soldat for Clarinet, Violin and Piano
      Debussy Sonata for Violin and Piano
      Weber Grand 'Trio' Concertant for Clarinet, Piano and Cello (arr. Todd Palmer)
    • Tuesday, March 10, 2015 more info
    • Musicians

      • Adam Neiman, piano
      • Maria Bachmann, violin
      • Hsin-Yun Huang, viola
      • Edward Arron, cello

      Music

      Schubert Adagio and Rondo Concertante in F Major for Piano Quartet, D. 487
      Adam Neiman Serenade for Violin and Piano (2013)
      Saint-Saëns Piano Quartet in B-flat Major, Opus 41
      Dvořák Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, Opus 87
    • Tuesday, April 28, 2015 more info
    • Musicians

      • Rieko Aizawa, piano
      • Jesse Mills, violin
      • Hye-Jin Kim, violin
      • Ara Gregorian, violin and viola
      • Max Mandel, viola
      • Edward Arron, cello

      Music

      Turina Scène Andalouse for Viola, Piano and String Quartet, Opus 7
      Mendelssohn String Quintet in A Major, Opus 18
      Arvo Pärt Summa for Violin, Two Violas and Cello (1990)
      Chausson Concerto in D Major for Violin, Piano and String Quartet, Opus 21

2014-2015 Chamber Music on Main Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Dr. Suzan D. Boyd and Mr. M. Edward Sellers
Ethel Brody (in memoriam)
Dr. Gail M. Morrison
Hannah and Ron Rogers

Silver Sponsors

Kay and John Bachmann
Charlotte and Joe Berry
Dr. Faith Divisek and R.G. “Skip” Kugler
Dr. and Mrs. Benjamin M. Gimarc
Susie and Carroll Heyward and Sidney Rex
April C. Lucas and John J. Stucker
Rice Music House
Jeannie and Hyman Rubin, Jr.
Kit and Joel Smith
Susan Thorpe and John Baynes
Ms. E. Katherine Wells and Mr. James F. Flanagan
Walda C. Wildman, CPA, LLC

Friends of Wadsworth

Mrs. Patricia L. Beckler
Elaine Camp and Missy McIver
Dr. and Mrs. William F. Crosswell
Steven Ford and Alonso Cuellar
Mr. and Mrs. Robert G. Davidson, Sr.
Dr. John Dawson and Marilyn Edelhoch 
Becky and Earl Ellis
Vickie Eslinger and Rick Creswick
Ms. Elizabeth B. Glazebrook
Ginny Grose
Ms. Barbara Hartt
Elizabeth Joiner and Buford Norman
Alice Bee Kasakoff
Betsy and Harry Mashburn
Eleanor and Bill Pope   
Yvonne and Donald Russell
Carol C. Saunders
Mr. and Mrs. Terry K. Schmoyer, Jr.
Pat and Gerald Smith
Brenda and Rick Wheeler
Liz and Hoyt Wheeler

Become a Sponsor

The “CMA Chamber Music on Main” concert series is made possible with the support of generous sponsors who help underwrite expenses associated with the program.

By becoming a sponsor, you receive unique benefits such as reserved premier seating and invitations to cocktail receptions with the artists.

Sponsorship gifts are tax deductible and start at $1,000. Please contact Elizabeth Wolfe at 803-343-2210 or ewolfe@columbiamuseum.org to discuss “CMA Chamber Music on Main” sponsorship opportunities.