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There are two ticketing options for Winter Residency; all tickets are sold through Eventbrite. 

Anticipated concert programs are included with the concert descriptions below to help you plan your Winter Residency experience.  Some pieces are programmed twice, each with a different grouping of pieces and in a different venue. 

Purchase individual tickets by concert event.
Note: On Dec 29 only, tickets for kids under 16 are free when accompanied by an adult. 

Purchase a Winter Residency Pass and reserve one seat at each of the four concert events with a 15% discount off General Admission Pricing.

2023 Winter Residency

This chamber music concert series will delight audiences with four unique concert experiences over four days.  Programs will feature a mix of contemporary works, classic favorites, and twists on familiar holiday tunes. 

Winter Residency Musicians

Ross Tamaccio, baritone (Dec 29) 

Rachelle Hunt, Chris Jusell, violins

Danielle Wiebe Burke, viola

Katie Tertell, cello

Sam Suggs, bass

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Friday, December 29, 7 PM

Festive Favorites

St. James the Greater Catholic Church

49 Crosswinds Dr, Charles Town, WV 25414

Bring your loved ones and come celebrate the festive season with us!  We’re delighted to open the 2023 Winter Residency in the beautiful setting of St. James Church in Charles Town with special guest, Baritone, Ross Tamaccio. 

There’s something for everyone in this one-hour, family-friendly concert, which will feature  selection of jolly and uplifting music to celebrate the yuletide season.  Selections include inspired arrangements of some beloved holiday classics for strings and voice, and works by Bach, Holst and Vivaldi. 

Bring the whole family and take advantage of a special discount -- Kids under 16 are free with the purchase of an adult ticket. 

Program to include: 

Traditional arr. Jeremy Crosmer: Carol of the Bells

Vivaldi: Concerto for Strings in G major, RV 151, "Concerto Alla Rustica"

In the Bleak Midwinter

J.S. Bach: "Gib Mir meinem Jesum wieder" from St. Matthew Passion 

Traditional, arr. Sinead Frost: Christmas Medley

Sollima: Viaggio in Italia 

     No. 4, Campo Dei Miracoli

     No. 6  L'Ortolando / The Market Gardener

     No. 14, La Camera Bianca / The White Room 

Traditional, Christmas Carols with Ross

Leroy Anderson: Sleigh Ride

*Please note, program subject to changes

Saturday, December 30, 10:30 AM

Duo Delights - Holiday Treats

The Station at Shepherdstown 

111 Audrey Egle Drive, Shepherdstown, WV 25443

Experience ACMF's popular Duo Delights event as they return to Shepherdstown, WV for this mid-morning concert treat! String musicians will perform in a round robin of pairings, offering musical "treats and morsels" in this intimate venue. Enjoy a cup of coffee and tasty sweet treat with your ticket.

Featuring works by Mozart, Debussy, and our own ACMF artists, as well as some inspired holiday offerings from Swedish and Scottish folk and Tchaikovsky's beloved holiday classic, "The Nutcracker".


Space is limited for this event, we anticipate this concert will sell out.


Saturday, December 30, 7 PM

Winter Warmers

Camp Hill-Wesley United Methodist Church 

601 Washington Street, Harpers Ferry, 25425

Join us for an evening of works to warm your heart in the cozy and golden acoustics of Camp Hill-Wesley United Methodist Church in Harpers Ferry. A beautiful place to experience with family, friends and loved ones, come visit Harpers Ferry and enjoy a poignant yet upbeat performance designed for reflection and joy. 

Program to include:

Vivaldi: Concerto for Strings in G major, RV 151, "Concerto Alla Rustica"

Barber: Adagio for Strings

Bach, arr. Sitkovetsky: Selections from Goldberg Variations

Schubert, arr. Danish String Quartet: "Gute Nacht" from Winterreise

Traditional holiday and folk arrangements, including by our very own ACMF artist, Sinead Frost


*Please note, program subject to changes

Sunday, December 31, 3 PM

Celebrate in Style

War Memorial Building, ballroom / 2nd floor

102 E German Street, Shepherdstown, WV 25443

Ring in the new year with a classy afternoon to get you in the mood for celebration!

The Viennse New Year's Balls are a musical tradition enjoyed around Europe and the world, and in the vein of that spirit the Austrians bring at New Years, come enjoy a glass of bubbly and experience some beautiful and classy string works that reflect on our theme of the summer "Places that Inspire".


Program to include:

Prokofiev, Arr. Frost: Troika from Lieutenant Kije

Vivaldi: Concerto for Strings in G major, RV 151, "Concerto Alla Rustica"

Sollima: Selections from "Viaggio in Italia"

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Beethoven: Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 74 "Harp"

Arr. Danish String Quartet: Bosse Nordin's Schottish


*Please note, program subject to changes

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