Concert Truck

Seattle Chamber Music Society: Free Performance

    Friday, June 28, 12 to 1 p.m.

    Crabapple Meadow
    Washington Park Arboretum

    • Free hop-on, hop-off tram rides around the Loop Trail (11 a.m. to noon, and 1 to 2 p.m.)
    • Free cupcake giveaway—first 90 people!—11:45 a.m. at Crabapple Meadow.
    • Food truck, Yummy Gyros, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Visitors Center.
    • Concert Truck performance: noon to 1 p.m.
    • New, self-guided 90th birthday scavenger hunt!

    Enjoy a free, lunchtime performance of classical music by the Seattle Chamber Music Society Concert Truck on Crabapple Meadow, located just south of the Visitors Center along Arboretum Drive.

    As part of our year-long celebration of the Arboretum’s 90th birthday, we’ll be hosting another cupcake giveaway, free tram rides, and more.

    Program & Musicians


    Astor Piazzolla—Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, Verano Porteño
    Gabriel Fauré—Après un rêve
    Maurice Ravel—Sonata for Violin and Cello, Vif, avec entrain; Mother Goose Suite, selected movements
    Clara Schumann—Three Romances, Andante molto
    Johannes Brahms—Piano Trio No.1, Allegro con brio
    Florence Price—Adoration; Hold Fast to Dreams
    Anton Arensky—Piano Trio No. 1, Finale. Allegro non troppo


    Sterling Elliott, cello
    Nick Luby, piano
    Rachel Lee Priday, violin
    Susan Zhang, piano

    Seating, Parking, & More

    Seating: The performance will take place on Crabapple Meadow, which is a short walk south along Arboretum Drive from the Graham Visitors Center terrace. No seating provided. Bring your own folding chair or blanket.

    Event parking is free, but spaces are also limited. We encourage you to come by foot, bicycle, or public transportation.