March 13: Bard at the Landing – The Chimeng Quartet

Sunday, March 13 at 4 pm at Club Helsinki Hudson Luosha Fang, violin Yang Li, violin Shuangshuang Liu, viola Jia Cao, cello PROGRAM Mozart String Quartet No.22 in Bb, K.589 (‘Prussian, No.2’) Janáček’s String Quartet No. 1., “Kreutzer Sonata” Brahms String Quartet in c, Op.51 no.1 About the Chimeng String Quartet The members of the […]

Don't miss Joshua Rifkin, pianist, Sunday 4 pm at Club Helsinki

Sunday, January 23 at 4:00 pm playing Rags, Tangos, Preludes & Fugues Club Helsinki Hudson 405 Columbia Street, Hudson, NY Click here for PROGRAM Joshua Rifkin’s life in music has spanned Renaissance motets and ragtime masters, Bach cantatas and Baroque Beatles. He has conducted leading orchestras from Australia to Israel in music ranging from Mozart […]

SING Handel's Messiah!

Saturday, December 18 at 7:30 pm Community Sing of Handel’s Messiah St. James Church, Chatham Lend us your voice for this joyous annual event.  Choral enthusiasts, friends and neighbors, and area students join with CFO instrumental ensemble to sing the Christmas portion of Handel’s Messiah.  Scores provided. Students – sign up to perform with CFO […]

UPCOMING: November and December Events

NOVEMBER… Created for Club Helsinki Hudson, the ClaverackLanding classical series features imaginative, brilliant works performed by Columbia Festival Orchestra’s award-winning musicians, guest ensembles and soloists.  Designed for the intimate, interactive club stage, the series runs through May 2011, with unique shows guaranteed to captivate audiences. Saturday, November 20 at 8 pm CALLIOPE: A Renaissance Revel […]

ClaverackLanding SOLD OUT at Club Helsinki

ClaverackLanding, CFO’s new classical series at Club Helsinki Hudson, is duly launched with its dazzling opening concert “TANGO meets Classical” featuring virtuoso violinist Katie Hyun.  Thanks so much to all of you who attended!  We are proud to have been reviewed by the Albany Times Union and the Berkshire Review for the Arts.  See links […]

ClaverackLanding's Opening Night at Club Helsinki Hudson

October 2nd at 8:00 pm (doors open earlier for dinner) photos: Blandori for PS21 Columbia Festival Orchestra (CFO) makes its debut at Club Helsinki Hudson on Saturday evening, October 2nd at 8 pm, introducing an exciting series of classical concerts called ClaverackLanding. Featuring highly acclaimed CFO musicians, extraordinary guest ensembles and emerging artists, this new […]


Join us this fall as we launch our new ensemble series, in residence at Club Helsinki Hudson. Programs will feature CFO musicians and nationally and internationally-known guest soloists, as well as promising musicians at the conservatory level. This intimate, relaxed club venue allows for a close connection with classical music in a way not experienced […]

Intimate Voices Concert

St. James Church, Chatham, NY (corner of Rts 66 and 203) Tickets $25 Discounted Tickets in advance (online only) $20 Sheila Reinhold and Renee Jolles, violins Max Mandel, viola Gregory Hesselink, cello Program: Haydn Op. 76 #1 in G major Dvorak Op. 96 in F major, “American” Please join us for “Intimate Voices,” a delightful […]

Join us on April 23rd for Intimate Voices Concert

  Beginning at 6:30 pm at St. James Church in Chatham, enjoy a delightful program of string quartets by an ensemble featuring two violinists who have served as concertmaster for the CFO, Sheila Reinhold and Renee Jolles. Prior to the concert, the quartet will have a day-long residency in the Chatham School called “All Strings […]