Venue Details

11 Star Starred
Summit Avenue Neighborhood
James J. Hill House 240 Summit Avenue St. Paul, MN 55102
651-297-2555
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Park on Summit Avenue- easy and free
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Dress nice but no need to be fancy
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Indoor wintertime air can be dry. Bring a lozenge just in case.
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Coffee, water and cookies were available for free!
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Tours are available after the concert.
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Reviews & Ratings

43 ratings
4.7 average rating
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26 events
14 reviews
2 stars
attended Nov 14 2011

The concert was great! So enjoyed the closeness of the musicians, as I was able to observe the difficulty of the pieces on the scores. The variety was fun. I had never... continued

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10 events
8 reviews
3 stars
attended Apr 23 2012

Great venue! The baritone, Bradley Greenwald, was superb. A lovely evening.

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5 reviews
0 stars
attended Nov 26 2012

This was a wonderful performance in a spectacular venue. Highly recommend!

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More Information

Website

http://schubert.org/hillhouse/

Description

*February 24 and March 3, 2014: Russian Romantics *

Guest Artist: Ivan Konev, piano

Part: Spiegel im Spiegel for violin and piano

Prokofiev: Sonata for cello and piano, Op. 119

Paganini:  Sonata Concertata for violin and guitar

Rachmaninoff: Piano Trio No. 1 in G minor, “Elegiaque”

*April 28 and May 5, 2014: From Vienna to Buenos Aires *

Guest Artists: Mary Jo Gothmann, piano; Leslie Shank, viola; Aaron Janse, violin_

_ Bach:  Violin Sonata in E minor, BWV 1023

Piazzolla, Histoire du Tango for violin and guitar

Gade: Tango Jalousie

Mozart:  String Quintet in C Major, K515

Co-Sponsored by the Schubert Club.

About the Ticket Supplier: Hill House Chamber Players

The Hill House Chamber Players have been performing at the historic James J. Hill House for 26 years. Performances are in the art gallery in the James J. Hill House. The series is cosponsored by The Schubert Club and the Minnesota Historical Society.