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Classical Music Connections


April 19, 2023

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Members: $35.00

Non-Members: $45.00

Package (Members): $85.00

Package (Non-Members): $115.00

Acclaimed cellist and UW College of Music Artist-in-Residence Christine Lee partners with the National Nordic Museum for a new series of music at the Museum! On April 19, Lee will perform with violinists Rachel Lee Priday and Emerson Millar, clarinetist Graeme Steele Johnson, and violist Alexander Grimes (Principal Viola of the Pacific Northwest Ballet Orchestra). Join us for an afternoon of musical enrichment from world-renowned performers! See below for program details and performer bios.

Note: individual concert tickets available at the registration button above, as well as a package offering admission to all three Classical Music Connections concerts.

  • Clarinet Quintet K581 in A major by Amadeus Mozart
  • Off Pist by Svante Henryson
  • Clarinet Quintet in B minor Op. 115 by Johannes Brahms


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    Christine Lee

    A Paris Fulbright Fellow recipient, Christine Lee has been noted by the New York Times as a “clear delight.” 

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    Rachel Lee Priday

    Rachel Lee Priday has been described as a consistently exciting artist, renowned globally for her spectacular technique, sumptuous sound, deeply probing musicianship, and “irresistible panache” (Chicago Tribune).

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    Emerson Millar

    Emerson Millar joined the Seattle Symphony in 2022 as the Second Assistant Concertmaster. From 2018-2022 she served as the Co-Concertmaster of the Naples Philharmonic in Naples, Florida.

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    Graeme Steele Johnson

    Praised for his "elegant and rounded sound" and "effortless...unmatched" technique, Graeme Steele Johnson is an artist of uncommon imagination and versatility. 

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    Alexander Grimes

    Alexander Grimes is the principal viola of the Pacific Northwest Ballet Orchestra and a resident artist at the Archipelago Collective Chamber Music Festival on San Juan Island.