Upcoming Performances

Sat, Jul 20th: Tara Helen O’Connor, Kathleen McIntosh, Jennifer Frautschi, Paul Huang, Miami String Quartet (Benny Kim, Cathy Meng Robinson, Scott Lee, Keith Robinson) and Mark Tatum

St. Francis Auditorium, New Mexico Museum of Art , Santa Fe, NM

  • PJ. S. Bach Trio Sonata in C Major, BWV 1037
  • Vivaldi Cello Sonata in E Minor, RV 40
  • Vivaldi Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 4, No. 2, from La stravaganza, RV 279
  • J. S. Bach Violin Concerto in E Major, BWV 1042

Thu, Jul 25th: Tara Helen O'Connor, Adam Neiman, Hye-Jin Kim, Ara Gregorian and Peter Stumpf

Southern Vermont Arts Center , Manchester, VT

  • Mozart Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, K. 478
  • Prokofieff Sonata in D Major
  • Jacob Four Fancies for Flute, Violin, Viola, & Cello (1976)
  • Elgar Piano Quintet in A minor, Op. 84

Thu, Aug 1st: Tara Helen O’Connor and Stephen Prutsman in Recital

Martin Family Hall at the Menlo School 50 Valparaiso Avenue, Atherton, CA

Carte Blanche Concert 

  • J. S. Bach Sonata in g minor for Flute and Keyboard, BWV 1020 (before 1735; attributed to C. P. E. Bach)
  • Reynolds Share for Alto Flute and Piano (2003)
  • Schubert Introduction and Variations on Trockne Blumen for Flute and Piano, op. 160, D. 802 (1824)
  • Fauré Fantaisie for Flute and Piano, op. 79 (1898)Gieseking Sonatine for Flute and Piano (1935)
  • Prutsman Voyage to the Moon for Flutes, Piano, and Silent Film (2019) (West Coast premiere)


Tara Helen O'Connor is a charismatic performer noted for her artistic depth, brilliant technique, and colorful tone spanning every musical era. Winner of an Avery Fisher Career Grant and a two-time Grammy nominee, she is now a season artist of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. A Wm. S. Haynes flute artist, Tara regularly participates in the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, Music@Menlo, the Chamber Music Festival of the Bluegrass, Spoleto USA, Chamber Music Northwest, Mainly Mozart Festival, Music from Angel Fire, the Banff Centre, the Great Mountains Music Festival, Chesapeake Music Festival and the Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival.



Soul Garden - Chamber Works

Composers Recordings, Inc. (Cri) (895),
Jul 2002 (CD)

Composers: Derek Bermel
Artists: Tara Helen O'Connor, Frank Morelli, Robert Ingliss, Derek Bermel, Theo Primis

Variations on a Summer Day and Piano Quartet

Open G Records (),
Dec 2017 (CD)

Composers: Harold Meltzer
Artists: Tara O'Connor, Barry Crawford, Alan Kay, Vicente Alexim, Margaret Kampmeier, Miranda Cuckson, Andrea Schultz, Daniel Panner, Greg Hesselink, Abigail Fischer, Jayce Ogren, Harumi Rhodes, Dimitri Murrath, Ramen Ramakrishnan andMax Levinson

Chamber Works

BRIDGE (9245),
Feb 2008 (CD)

Composers: Richard Festinger
Artists: Tara Helen O'Connor, John Ferrari, Greg Hesselink, Margaret A. Kampmeier, Alan R. Kay, Sunghae Anna Lim, Joanna E. Morrissey, New Millennium Ensemble