Music of Schubert, Brahms and Debussy

Event Details
  Music of Schubert, Brahms and Debussy
  February 17, 2013 2:00 PM
  February 17, 2013
  Van Vleck House and Gardens  21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair, NJ 07042

The community collaboration between Van Vleck House & Gardens and the John J. Cali School of Music at Montclair State Unive welcomes the public to its fourth recital, a performance by University faculty and visiting artists, on Sunday, February 17, at 2 pm.  The concert will be held at the Van Vleck House, 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair.

There is no charge for admission.  Reserved seating is available by contacting 973-744-4752 or  Seating is limited, so reservations are required.  Previous concerts have over-subscribed.


The February 17 program will feature the Brahms Clarinet Trio, Op. 114, Schubert's "Shepherd on the Rock,"  and solo piano music by Debussy.


Four performers include three Cali School faculty -- Pianist David Witten, Cellist Nicholas Tzavaras, and Soprano Lori McCann.  The concert will also highlight guest Clarinetist, Ilan Schul, a distinguished musician and professor from Montclair State University’s newest partner school, the Jerusalem Academy of Music & Dance.


For many years, Van Vleck House & Gardens has been a center of arts and music resources for the Montclair community and the Montclair Foundation (the owner of the Van Vleck property) has a long tradition of support for arts activities and organizations.


The Cali School attracts many accomplished students, faculty and visiting artists from around the world, some of whom are featured in this program.

Van Vleck House & Gardens is owned by The Montclair Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization supporting non-profits in our community. The Foundation is dedicated to preserving the historic Van Vleck property for public enrichment, and horticultural education and research.  Continuing the Van Vleck family’s commitment to the community, the house serves as a center for non-profit events and is home to several New Jersey foundations.  The gardens are open to the public daily.  For more information about our education programs, volunteer opportunities, workshops and events, please visit our website at


Ellen LaBarbera, Communications Manager

Van Vleck House & Gardens

21 Van Vleck St.

Montclair NJ 07042