Our Previous Seasons

This page chronicles performances of the past several seasons. To view a comprehensive gallery of images, click here. Most of the images you’ll see were taken by our incomparable photographer, Peter Harron. Thank you, Peter!

2018 Season

January 7, 2018

New York Woodwind Quintet with Mihae Lee, piano

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February 18, 2018

Stu Ingersoll Jazz Concert: Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks

March 4, 2018

David Pittsinger, bass-baritone accompanied by Simon Holt, piano

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April 8, 2018

Fenton Brown Emerging Artists: The Quodlibet Ensemble

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2017 Season

January 8, 2017 

40th Anniversary Celebration

Performances by Artistic Director Mihae Lee (piano); a brass trio and brass quintet featuring William Purvis (horn) and several Fenton Brown Emerging Artists; The Attacca Quartet; Patricia Schuman (soprano); Randall Hodgkinson (piano); and jazz greats Jeff Barnhart, Vince Giordano, and a stellar combo of jazz showmen.

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February 19, 2017

Stu Ingersoll Jazz Concert: Dan Levinson’s Roof Garden Jass Band

A performance that marked the centennial of the first recordings of New Orleans jazz.

March 5, 2017

Garrison Keillor

“Stories in Mind, Poems by Heart.”

April 2, 2017

Chanticleer, an Orchestra of Voices

“My Sacred Heart”

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2016 Season

January 10, 2016

Juilliard String Quartet with Mihae Lee, piano

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February 21, 2016

Stu Ingersoll Jazz Concert: Jeff Barnhart and His Hot Rhythm

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March 6, 2016

Patricia Schuman, soprano

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April 3, 2016

Fenton Brown Emerging Artists Concert: New Haven Symphony Orchestra with Tessa Lark, violin

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2015 Season

January 11, 2015

Fenton Brown Emerging Artists Concert:

Stringfest 2

Featuring the Attacca Quartet, Erin Keefe (violin), and members of the Amphion String Quartet.

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February 8, 2015

Stu Ingersoll Jazz Concert: Vince Giordano & the Nighthawks

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March 1, 2015

Chanticleer: An Orchestra of Voices

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March 29, 2015

Mihae Lee and Friends

Featuring Mihae Lee (piano), Chee Yun (violin), and Julie Albers (cello).

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Contact Information

Essex Winter Series
PO Box 383
Essex, CT 06426

860-272-4572

Email: office@essexwinterseries.com

Tickets and Subscriptions

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Our Venues:

Valley Regional High School
Kelsey Hill Road
Deep River, CT 06417

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John Winthrop Middle School
1 John Winthrop Jr High School Drive
Deep River, CT 06417
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Old Saybrook High School
1111 Boston Post Road
Old Saybrook, CT 06475
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Our Previous Seasons

We are delighted to announce our 2019 season! As you have come to expect, Artistic Director Mihae Lee has designed programs that are remarkable for their quality and variety. ALL SUBSCRIPTIONS AND SINGLE TICKETS GO ON SALE THIS FALL.

  • Season Subscriptions (one ticket to each of the 4 concerts) $140
  • Flex Passes (4 tickets to be used in any combination) $150
  • Single Tickets – $40
  • Student Tickets (through college) – $5

A ticket prices include handling fees.

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