Chamber Music by the Sea is generously assisted by the Worcester County Education Foundation. All festival ticket sales benefit the Foundation and support year-round arts initiatives in Worcester County public schools. Ticket options for the 2021 virtual festival are:

$20 for a single concert event, streamed live on Zoom

$40 for a single concert event plus VIP pass — includes 45 minutes to mingle with the musicians before the start of the show

$100 for a full week VIP pass — includes access to all three ticketed events plus time with the musicians before each

The family concert on Saturday, August 7 is free and open to listeners of all ages!

Program sneak peeks...


August 3:

A folk-inspired program including the African-American composer Florence Price’s stunning Piano Quintet, duos by Bela Bartok repurposed for ALL of the string instruments, and the beloved spiritual “Deep River” in a new arrangement by Tom Poster 


August 5:

Featuring Felix Mendelssohn’s exuberant Piano Sextet, a gorgeous setting of Ralph Vaughan Williams’ “How Cold the Wind Doth Blow”, a Great American Songbook favorite arranged by Tom Poster, and more!


August 7:

A special program complete with gorgeous scenery delivered to you from Suffolk, England’s picturesque Snape Maltings, featuring the rapturous piano quintet by Amy Beach, songs by Venezuelan-born French composer Reynaldo Hahn, and a little surprise dedicated to Kaleidoscope’s tiniest member!

Chamber Music by the Sea co-chairs:

Dr. Jon Andes

Olivia Momme

Hope Palmer

Annette Radoff

Marcus Urioste

Chamber Music by the Sea logo: 

Lila Quillin

Chamber Music by the Sea sponsors include:

Ocean City Lioness Club

Paul M. Angell Family Foundation

Snow Hill Arts Council

Worcester County Arts Council

Worcester County Education Foundation

Jan Adamchak and Joseph McBride

Drs. Laurie and Jon Andes

Mary Ellen Clark and Michael Castoro

Sally and Michael Feder

Edmund and Agnes Franzak

Peter and Joanne Harrigan

Meg Harlin, Missy Denault, and Mikayla Denault

Teri and Paul Lojewski

Elizabeth and Paul Monte

Katherine Munson and Ron Cascio

Sarah Munson

Carol Pauley

David and Kim Quillin

Annette Radoff and Marcus Urioste

Charles and Sharon Sorrentino

Frederick Sprock and Christie Taylor

Mary Tisza