The Virginia Chamber Orchestra and Meadowlark Gardens Present


Sunday, September 4, 2022, 3PM to 4PM

String Quintet: Celebrating a favorite chamber music instrument of the great composers.

Teri Lazar, violin
Jennifer Rickard, violin
Osman Kivrak, viola
George Ohlson, viola
Marion Baker, cello


Viola Duets from the Renaissance
Charles De Beriot: Two Duets
Telemann: Concerto for Two Violas
Dvorak: Allegro from Quartet in F Major, Op. 96, "American"
Mozart: Andante and Allegro from Viola Quintet in C Major

Sunday, September 11, 2022, 3 PM to 4 PM

Guitar Quintet:

Teri Lazar, violin
Laura Knutson, violin
Osman Kivrak, viola
Adam Gonzalez, cello
Jan Knutson, guitar


Beethoven: Allegro from Trio for Two Violins and Viola
William Grant Still: Mother and Child from Suite for Violin and Guitar
Astor Piazzola: Bordal for Violin and Guitar
J.S. Bach: Sheep May Safely Graze
Henry Eccles: Sonata in G minor for Viola and Guitar
Roland Dyens: Tango en Skai for Guitar and Strings


Sunday, September 18, 2022, 3 PM to 4 PM

The Grand Duo plus Double Bass:

Osman Kivrak, viola
George Ohlson, viola
Mark Stephenson, double bass


Gordon Jacob: Sonatina for Two Violas
Mark Stephenson: Duet for Viola and Bass
W. F. Bach: Amoroso and Fugue for Two Violas
Dittersdorf: Thema and Variations for Viola and Bass
Rebecca Clarke: Pastorale for Two Violas
J. S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6

Sunday, September 25, 2022, 3 PM to 4 PM

Clarinet Quintet

Teri Lazar, violin
Jennifer Rickard, violin
Osman Kivrak, viola
Marion Baker, cello
Gabriela Cohen, clarinet


Haydn: Allegro from Quartet Op. 76, No. 4, "Sunrise"
Rebecca Clarke: Allegro for Clarinet and Viola
Osman Kivrak: Uzun Hava for Violin and Viola
J.S. Bach: Air from Orchestral Suite No. 3
Mozart: Allegro from Clarinet Quintet



With Garden Admission (Or Annual Pass)

Children Ages 6-17



Adults Ages 18-54



Children under the age of 6 are free 



Super Adults, Ages 55+



Concerts are 3 – 4 PM

Bring a blanket or bag chair and enjoy the sounds of principal players and guest artists from the VCO in the beautiful setting of the Korean Bell Garden. A different ensemble will play each week. While picnicking is not permitted, please feel free to bring a beverage and snack or purchase some in the gift shop. Alcohol is prohibited.

Please note: It is approximately an 8-minute walk from the Visitor’s Center to the concert location.