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August 23, 2016

CMS Opens Live from Lincoln Center’s New Season

For the first time in its series history, Live From Lincoln Center takes the show on the road presenting The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center in a broadcast from Kentucky’s historic Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill.

May 20, 2016

Calidore String Quartet Wins $100,000 M-Prize

CMS Two ensemble named winner of inagural M-Prize.

April 22, 2016

CMS Extends Contract of Current Artistic Directors

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center announced today the extension of Artistic Directors David Finckel and Wu Han’s contract through the conclusion of the 2021-2022 season. 

March 22, 2016

CMS Congratulates Violinist Sean Lee

CMS violinist Sean Lee is among the winners of the 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant.

February 29, 2016

CMS Two Ensembles Named 2016 BBT Award Winners

CMS congratulates the Danish String Quartet and the Calidore Quartet, both named 2016 BBT Award Winners.

December 04, 2015

In Memory of Joseph Silverstein

Artistic Directors David Finckel and Wu Han share a tribute to the late Joseph Silverstein. 

October 28, 2015

CMS Radio Series to Debut in China

The Chamber Music Society is pleased to announce that programs from its annual radio series will begin broadcasting in December 2015 on China’s premier classical radio station, Shanghai Classical 94.7, which reaches an estimated 1.5 million listeners in the greater Shanghai area.

October 23, 2015

CMS Partners with Chrysalis Chamber Music Institute

In another exciting example of the growing reach of the artistic riches of the Chamber Music Society, CMS is pleased to announce the launch of a prestigious multi-year partnership with the newly-established Chrysalis Chamber Music Institute at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA).

June 22, 2015

CMS to Expand Presence in Georgia

The Chamber Music Society is pleased to announce that its annual residency at the University of Georgia’s Performing Arts Center in Athens, Georgia, will expand significantly in the 2015-2016 season from two concerts to eight, establishing the greatest presence in one location for CMS outside of New York City.

June 09, 2015

Photos from Debut Tour to China

The Chamber Music Society debuted in China at the International Beijing Modern Music Festival on May 29, followed by a performance at the Shanghai Oriental Arts Center on May 31.