Location The Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, Ca
Events at The Huntington Library
Join Camerata Pacifica for a deeply moving concert performed by stellar musicians of national and international acclaim. These artists bring incredible depth, skill and passion to their work, energizing and re-energizing both standard and new repertoire. Repertoire includes Gioacchino Rossini’s Duet in D Major for Cello and Double Bass, Carl von Weber’s Trio in G minor for Flute, Cello and Piano, Op. 63, Ian Wilson’s “AT”, Trio for Flute, Violin and Cello (WORLD PREMIERE) Bedřich Smetana’s Trio in G minor for Piano & Strings, Op. 15. Featured artists are Adrian Spence (Flute), Giora Schmidt (Violin), Ani Aznavoorian (Cello), Timothy Eckert (Double Bass) and Michael McHale (Piano). Visit cameratapacifica.org or facebook.com/Camerata-Pacifica. $10 Student Rush tickets available
A Distinguished Fellow Lecture features Thomas Cogswell, professor of history at UC Riverside and the Huntington’s Avery Distinguished Fellow discussing “An Accursed Family: The Scottish Crisis and the Black Legend of the House of Stuart, 1650—1652,” on the campaign by John Milton and other republicans to destroy the personal and political reputation of Charles II, the newly crowned Stuart king of Scotland, at 7:30 p.m. Free; no reservations required.
The International Orchid Show and Sale runs from noon to 4:30 p.m. Friday, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is included in Huntington admission of $23 for adults, $19 for students and seniors, $10 for youth 4 to 11, free for children younger than 4 on weekdays, or $25 for adults, $21 for seniors and students, $10 for youth 4 to 11, free for children younger than 4 on weekends.