Village Concerts was established in 2009 by Vince and Marilyn Sanguinet, producers, to enhance the musical offerings in the greater Inland Empire area. Chamber music programs of classical and semi-classical music feature the talents of international, local and student artists. Unless otherwise noted, concerts are performed on Sunday afternoons at 3:00.
Concerts are performed at the beautiful, acoustically excellent Doornbos Memorial Chapel, located on the grounds of Altavista (formerly Air Force Village West), a retirement center located at 17050 Arnold Drive, Riverside, CA. There is ample free onsite parking, and all facilities are handicapped accessible. See driving directions under the “Location” page of this website.
Sunday, October 07, 2018 - 3:00pm
Hailed as "a first-class ensemble" (Orange County Register), "unfailingly stylish" (The Strad), "technically dazzling" (Long Beach Gazette), "flawless" (New York Concert Review) and "the epitome of what chamber musicians should be" (Palm Beach Daily News), Trio Celeste has firmly established itself as one of the most dynamic chamber music ensembles on the classical music scene today. Join us for the ensemble,s highly anticipated return to the Inland Empire!
Anastasia Malliaras and Aaron Haas
Sunday, February 10, 2019 - 3:00pm
Anastasia and Aaron are a voice/guitar duo that performs original repertoire as well as transcriptions that reinterpret the classic art song. Anastasia made her operatic debut in 2073 in Falstaff at the Bay View Music Festival and is a graduate of USC where she received a Masters of Music in Vocal Arts. Aaron is a classical guitarist and self-proclaimed musical story-teller who graduated Summa Cum Laude from Skidmore College and is currently Teaching Assistant at USC where he is pursuing his Doctor of Musical Arts. Don't miss this opportunity to hear two of Southern California1s most impressive rising stars!
Chamber Music | OC Camerata
Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 3:00pm
The Chamber Music I OC Camerata is the newest musical force in Southern California's vibrant arts scene. Led by violinist lryna Krechkovsky, who's playing has been called "lively, sensational, and impeccable" by Montreal's Arts and Opinion, the Chamber Music I OC Camerata is made up of the best young professional players in Southern California. This all-string chamber orchestra made its performance debut at the Irvine Barclay Theatre in April 2018 and will electrify the Inland Empire in April!
Rising Stars Recital
Sunday, June 09, 2019 - 3:00pm
Village Concerts and Chamber Music I OC are deeply committed to supporting the next generation of performing artists. Join Southern California's brightest young stars from the Chamber Music I OC Precollege Program in an exciting program of solo and chamber music during their return to Village Concerts in June. Come support the next generation of performing artists at this very special event!