Sonoma Sun Event Calendar

Benefit concert for fire recovery at Hanna Boys Center

Sunday December 10th -

In response to last monthís disastrous wildfires, the Valley of the Moon Music Festival will present a Fire Relief Benefit Concert on Sunday, Dec. 10, at the Hanna Boys Center in Sonoma. Festival Directors Tanya Tomkins and Eric Zivian will be joined by musicians Cynthia Black, Laura Gaynon, Kumiko Sakamoto and Chris Whitley in a program of works by Schubert, Mendelssohn and others, performed on historic instruments. All proceeds will benefit the Sonoma County Resilience Fund.

The concert will begin at 4 p.m. with a performance of cello duets by Friedrich August Kummer, followed by Schubertís Quartettsatz, selections from Schubertís Cello Quintet, and Mendelssohnís Piano Trio in C minor.

Admission to the Fire Relief Benefit Concert is by donation with a suggested gift of $25 to $100 per person. Valley of the Moon Music Festival is pleased to offer free admission to firefighters, first responders and families who lost their homes. No one will be turned away for lack of means. Please visit valleyofthemoonmusicfestival.org for a ticket link and more information.