The theme of the 2018 festival is “A Century of Chamber Music.” Friday and Saturday’s performances both feature music of the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Sunday’s program ranges from Vivaldi’s Trio in G minor (1731) to François de Fossa’s Trio #3 from his Opus 18 (1826). Friday’s performance showcases Grand Harmonie, led by flautist Sarah Paysnick. Saturday’s program features The Berry Collective, led by fortepianist Sylvia Berry. Sunday’s performance is by Ensalada, a trio composed of violinist Lydia Forbes, cellist Myles Jordan, and Timothy Burris on lute and guitar.
Funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts.