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2018 Chintimini Chamber Music Festival

Guest Author | 06/11/2018 | Arts and Culture, Concerts & Music, Fairs, Festivals & Celebrations, Family Friendly

Chintimini Chamber Music Festival

June 12-24, 2018 in Corvallis, Oregon

For complete concert programs, more information about the festival, and to see other festival events, visit

The Chintimini Chamber Music Festival, founded in 2001, is built around performers who grew up in Willamette Valley and are now pursuing concert careers in classical music. There are at least 26 such artists living in the US and Europe, playing in symphonies, operas, chamber orchestras, and touring ensembles, and auditioning for new opportunities.

Concert Schedule

  • June 15, 7pm, Congregational Church (Map): Prelude featuring a young local ensemble; Joël Belgique, Jean-David Coen, Abby Raymond, Noah Seitz, Erik Peterson, Inés Voglar Belgique, Sunghee Kim
  • June 19, 7pm, Congregational Church (Map): Prelude featuring a young local ensemble; Abby Raymond, Monica Ohuchi, Erica Brookhyser, Inés Voglar Belgique & Shin-young Kwon, Kenji Bunch, Anne Ridlington, Erik Peterson
  • June 22, 7pm, Congregational Church (Map): Prelude featuring a young local ensemble; Inés Voglar Belgique, Victoria Wolff, Craig Hanson, Erica Brookhyser, Lauren Servias, Erin Furbee, Shin-young Kwon, Joël Belgique, Laura Zaerr, Cathy Peterson, Erik Peterson, Jessica Lambert, Noah Seitz, Abby Raymond
  • June 24, 3:30pm, Ashbrook Independent School Theater (Map): Prelude featuring a young local ensemble; Cathy Peterson, Robert Brudvig, Erik Peterson, Shin-young Kwon, Kenji Bunch, Noah Seitz, Sarah Knutson, Anne Ridlington

Tickets are $25 for individual concerts and $85 for a season pass. Learn more and buy tickets.

Children's Concert Schedule

This year's children's concert brings to life an exciting African folk tale about a boy surprised by his own courage. Experience Tunji and the Giant set to lively music by David Mullikin, composer of The Emperor and the Nightingale and Paul Bunyan: A Tall Tale with Music.

  • June 12, 6pm, Monroe Community Library (Map)
  • June 16, 1pm, Lebanon Public Library (Map)
  • June 20, 10:30am & 4pm, Corvallis Public Library (Map)
  • June 21, 12:45pm, OSU KidSpirit MU Horizon Room (Map)
  • June 22, 6:15pm, Congregational Church Meeting Hall (Map) - Orgelkids Build Event

The cast for these shows features Abby Raymond, clarinet; Erik Peterson, violin; Joël Belgique, viola; Anne Ridlington, cello; Bob Brudvig, percussion; and actor/storyteller Joseph Battrick. Learn more.

Other Festival Events

  • Chintimini Chamber Music Festival Preview - On June 16th from 9:30am to 12:30pm, performers from the Chintimini Chamber Music Festival will perform a free preview at the Corvallis Farmers Market, located at First Street, between Jackson Avenue and Monroe Avenue, in downtown Corvallis.
  • Chintimini Chamber Music Festival Music & Wine - On June 23rd you can enjoy music and wine when renowned Chintimini musicians perform at beautiful Emerson Vineyards. Sample five pairings of fine wines with elegant chamber music. The doors open at 6pm and the music and wine tasting begins at 7pm. Admission is $10. Learn more.

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