Martha’s Vineyard Chamber Music Society offers renowned musicians

— File photo by Ralph Stewart

This year’s Martha’s Vineyard Chamber Music Society Summer Festival kicks off on July 11 and 12 with selections from J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Debussy, Piazzolla, and Schwantner. The five-program series will feature a variety of musicians performing on Monday evenings at Edgartown’s Old Whaling Church and Tuesday evenings at the Chilmark Community Center. The first week’s program features Ji-Hye Jung on the marimba, Hye-Jin Kim on the violin, cellist Jacob Braun, and pianist Delores Stevens.

All concerts begin at 8 pm, and tickets can be purchased at the door for $35; $30 with the Island Card. Admission is free for students. For more information, visit or call 508-696-8055.