Our 2017 Season is Here!

Dear Sonoma Classical Music Society Patrons,

The Sonoma Classical Music Society is pleased to announce its 13th season of presenting great classical music in Sonoma.  All 2016 - 17 concerts will be held at Vintage House Sonoma, 264 First Street East in Sonoma. Tickets for each concert are $35.00 for the general public, $25.00 for members of the Society, and $10.00 for students.  Tickets may be obtained from the Society’s website, www.sonomaclassical.org and will be available from Readers’ Books, Pharmaca, and Vintage House, approximately three weeks prior to the performance, and at the door. 

The concert schedule is:

1. Sunday, November 20, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. Kick off Thanksgiving Week in high style when the Italian Saxophone Quartet returns for the third time to Sonoma.  Enjoy classical, crossover, popular, and film music performed with humor, zest, and impeccable technical proficiency by four supremely talented musicians from Bella Italia!

2. Sunday, January 22, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. Slavyanka, founded through the Yale Russian Chorus returns to Sonoma for a second time.  They have just returned from live performances in Russia.  This concert is a don’t miss event for lovers of vocal music and will include a performance of the Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin, whose music was the basis for the Tony Award winning Broadway musical Kismet. More information is on our press release.

3. Sunday, March 19, 2017, at 3:00 p.m.  The Prima Trio, anchored by pianist Anastasia Dedik, returns to Sonoma for the third time.  This innovative pairing of violin, piano, and clarinet has delighted audiences throughout the world and brings an eclectic mix of genres and styles with an inspired repertoire.

4. Sunday, April 23, 2017, at 3:00 p.m.  HE’S BACK!  Sonoma’s own world acclaimed violinist Nigel Armstrong returns for an accompanied recital of technically challenging works spanning the last three centuries.  Come on out to welcome Nigel home!

5.  Sunday, May 14, 2017,at 3:00 p.m.  The Alexander String Quartet returns again to Sonoma with a program of Mozart, Shostakovich, and Walton.  Come celebrate Mother’s day in style with the Alexanders, one of the greatest quartets in the world! More information is on our press release.

Please let me know if you have any questions, thanks!

Emily Goodwin
SCMS Board Member


Membership Drive every Dec & Jan.
​Tickets are $35 for adults, $25 for members of the Society, and $10 for students, and may be obtained from www.sonomaclassical.org; from 
Readers Books, Pharmaca, Vintage House, and at the door. 

About the Sonoma Classical Music Society

​The Sonoma Classical Music Society was formed in 2004 with the mission of sponsoring a series of classical music concerts in Sonoma of the highest professional quality. An application for membership in the Sonoma Classical Music Society may be obtained at the website: www.sonomaclassical.org. .

Detailed press releases for each concert will be issued approximately six weeks before the performance date. If you have questions, please call (707) 939-3683, or e-mail