World Class Music, Close to Home for over 30 Years

Founded in 1983 by cellist Eliot Bailen, Artistic Director, and flutist Susan Rotholz, the Sherman Chamber Ensemble now offers a year-round schedule of performances for all ages in a variety of venues in Connecticut and New York. Guided by its mission to bring world class musicians to our communities and schools to perform a diverse range of music with an approach that is intimate and inclusive, SCE offers Baroque programs, jazz-inspired concerts, bluegrass jamborees, musical living history programs, children's and family concerts, school residencies and pop/rock coffeehouses, in addition to its signature summer chamber music series, which was described by The New York Times as "about as close as it gets to the Platonic ideal of a chamber music concert."

Whatever your taste in music, join us for something special throughout the year!



Signature Summer Chamber Music Series #2

Friday, August 15th, 8:00 PM
St. Andrew's Church, Kent
Presented in collaboration with the church's Music in the Nave series
Saturday, August 16th, 8:00 PM
Lake Mauweehoo Club, Sherman


J.S. Bach - Suite No. 3 in C Major
Muczynski - Sonata for flute and piano
Saint-Saens - Romance for flute and piano
Dvorak - Dumky Trio


with Margaret Kampmeier (piano), Susan Rotholz (flute), Philip Palermo (violin) and Eliot Bailen (cello)

General admission $30 at the door; $25 with online advance purchase
Seniors & students $25 at the door; $20 with online advance purchase
Lawn tickets day of event for Sherman concert only $10

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Signature Summer Concert Series #2 - Friday, August 15th: St. Andrews Church, Kent, CT
Signature Summer Concert Series #2 - Saturday, August 16th: Lake Mauweehoo Club, Sherman, CT




Signature Summer Chamber Music Series #3

Friday, August 29th, 8:00 PM
St. Andrew's Church, Kent
Presented in collaboration with the church's Music in the Nave series
Saturday, August 30th, 8:00 PM
Lake Mauweehoo Club, Sherman


Bailen - String Sextet: A Day in the Life of an Artist
CPE Bach - Flute concerto
Tchaikovsky - Souvenir de Florence, Op. 70


with Susan Rotholz (flute), Jill Levy (violin), Ming Hsin (violin), Sarah Adams (viola), Mary Hamman (viola), Eliot Bailen (cello) and Lindy Clarke (cello)

General admission $30 at the door; $25 with online advance purchase
Seniors & students $25 at the door; $20 with online advance purchase
Lawn tickets day of event for Sherman concert only $10

Make a Reservation    or buy tickets now:

Signature Summer Concert Series #3 - Friday, August 29th: St. Andrews Church, Kent, CT
Signature Summer Concert Series #3 - Saturday, August 30th: Lake Mauweehoo Club, Sherman, CT






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Performance Schedule

Classical Concert #2
Friday, August 15 at 8:00 PM

St. Andrew's Church, Kent, CT
Saturday, August 16 at 8:00 PM
Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, Sherman, CT

Classical Concert #3
Friday, August 29 at 8:00 PM

St. Andrew's Church, Kent, CT
Saturday, August 30 at 8:00 PM
Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, Sherman, CT

Bluegrass Jamborees
Saturday, August 30 at 2:00 PM

Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, Sherman, CT
Sunday, August 31 at 1:00 PM
Village Barn Shops, Kent, CT

Live at the Lake! Coffeehouse
Friday, September 5 at 8:00 PM

Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, Sherman, CT

Song to Symphony
October - November

The Sherman School, Sherman, CT

Jazzing Up The Classics
Saturday, November 29 at 3:00 PM

Sherman Congregational Church, Sherman, CT
Sunday, November 30 at 3:00 PM
St. Andrew's Church, Kent, CT

Messiah Performance and Sing-In
Friday, December 5 at 7:30PM

St. Andrew's Church, Kent, CT