Posted on August 16, 2014 at 10:55 pm by Clay Curtin
is an internationally acclaimed chamber music festival and institute in the San Francisco Bay Area. Held at the Menlo-Atherton Performing Arts Center
, the 2014 Summer Festival, “Around Dvorák,” provided a thrilling journey to Vienna, Prague, and other fascinating musical destinations. Among the summer festival’s most beloved events, Music@Menlo’s Koret Young Performers Concerts showcased the exciting young artists of the Chamber Music Institute. Representing a cornerstone of the festival’s educational mission, these concerts have offered both veteran concertgoers and new listeners of all ages an unparalleled opportunity to discover great music. For the first time, Music@Menlo offered livestream broadcasts of these concerts, in addition to their Café Conversations, master classes, and other selected events. Music@Menlo’s Koret Young Performers concert on August 2nd was dedicated, in part, to the City of Menlo Park. The festival started July 18th and concluded on August 9th, 2014.