2018/19 Season

exceptional, informative performances with refreshing insight

“Frankly Music continues to set the standard for chamber music in Milwaukee, and would be treasured in any city in the world.”
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St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

Ticket Info: Students: $10; General Admission: $30 online, $35 at the door.  A nominal handling fee will apply for online purchases.

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Brooklyn Rider
April 8, 2019
Monday 7:00PM

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Wisconsin Lutheran College

Ticket Info: Students: $10; Reserved Seating: $35.  A nominal handling fee will apply for online purchases. Please note: the WLC box office does not process tickets for the St. Paul’s Series.

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Robert and Clara
January 29, 2019
Tuesday 7:00PM

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The Art of the Cello
March 18, 2019
Monday 7:00PM

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Season Finale
May 13, 2019
Monday 7:00PM

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Meet some of our artists

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The Stradivarius Affair” – Vanity Fair, November 2014

It isn’t every day that a street criminal—a high-school dropout with two felony convictions—is accused of stealing a centuries-old violin worth as much as $6 million. But nothing about the heist of the Lipinski Stradivarius, which galvanized the music world last winter, was normal, or even logical.

Read the complete feature in the November 2014 edition of Vanity Fair by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Buzz Bissinger.

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A Violin’s Life Vol. 2: Music for The ‘Lipiński’ Stradivari

The saga of the Lipiński Stradivarius of 1715 continues in this sequel to the critically acclaimed A Violin’s Life. Again we include compositions that have a connection to this storied violin’s history and pedigree. After a close brush with tragedy when the violin was stolen in 2014 and recovered after a valiant police pursuit, the violin’s story begins another chapter.