Contact: Tea Silvestre

Lodi Arts Commission

Phone 209.367.5442

Fax 209.367.5906

125 S. Hutchins Street

Lodi, CA  95240

Press Release

Tickets Now Available for Concert

Lodi Arts Commission and California Arts Council Present FREE Chamber Music Concert

Lodi, Calif (February 10, 2003) --  As part of its commitment to promoting and nurturing the visual arts in Lodi, the Arts Commission and the California Arts Council will present a free classical music concert at Hutchins Street Square.

WHO:  The Chamber Music Society of Sacramento, featuring The Ariel Ensemble

WHEN:  Sunday, February 23, 2003 at 3:00 p.m.

WHERE:  Hutchins Street Square Performing Arts Theatre

The Ariel Ensemble musicians have gained recognition as individuals and as an ensemble both locally and nationally. The group recently received the highest award from Chamber Music America. They hold degrees from The Juilliard School, New England Conservatory, and Odessa State Conservatory, USSR. They have toured, recorded, and performed with the New York Philharmonic, the New York Chamber Orchestra, the Odessa Philharmonic, as well as local organizations including the Sacramento Symphony, the San Francisco Ballet, and the San Francisco Opera.

Tickets are now available through the Hutchins Street Square Box Office.

For more information on this event, please call 209-333-5511.


The Lodi Arts Commission was established by the Lodi City Council in 1982 and charged with the mission to promote and encourage programs to further the development and public awareness of and interest in the fine and performing arts and to act in an advisory capacity to the Lodi City Council in connection with the artistic and cultural development of the City.   For more information about the Lodi Arts Commission, call 209.367.5442 or visit their website at