Jewish Museum and Cultural Center announces Summer Music Series “Wonderful Wednesdays”

by | May 15, 2015 | What’s Happening

Adagio Trio.

Adagio Trio.

Pavel Ilyashov:
Wednesday, June 17

Virginia Chorale:
Wednesday, July 1

Tidewater Guitar Quartet:
Wednesday, July 15

Anders-Aguirre Trio:
Wednesday, August 12

Adagio Trio:
Wednesday, August 26

The 7th Annual Summer Music Series, “Wonderful Wednesdays” at the Jewish Museum and Cultural Center offers five evenings of performances.

The series kicks off with a bonus concert, an evening of violin music played by Pavel Ilyashov, a full-time member of the Virginia Symphony and a substitute violinist with the Philadelphia and Chicago Symphony orchestras. Ilyashov will be accompanied by Dr. Kemal Chemali, a practicing neurologist and a conservatory trained pianist.

The Virginia Chorale, conducted by Charles Woodward, will present an evening of song.

The Tidewater Guitar Quartet will perform with members Sam Dorsey, John Boyles, Todd Holcomb and Cliff Morris.

The Anders-Aguirre Trio with oboist Sherie Aguirre, violinist Jorge Aguirre and pianist Lee Jordan Anders will play an evening of “Summer Romance” music by Dvorak, Thomas Dunhill and Debussy.

The series will close with the Adagio Trio, Linda Grieser harpist, Kathryn Daniels flutist and Michael Daniels cellist.

All concerts will begin at 7:30 pm. For information and ticket prices, call 391-8266 or visit

JMCC is located at 607 Effingham St. in Portsmouth.