The Chamber Music Connection will present its third Conservatory Series concert of the season at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, at the Church of the Master, 24 N. Grove St., Westerville.

The Chamber Music Connection will present its third Conservatory Series concert of the season at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, at the Church of the Master, 24 N. Grove St., Westerville.

"The Transition" will feature two of CMC's award-winning ensembles, the Viaggio String Quartet and the Reiziger Trio, and will include works by Debussy, Haydn, Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky.

A pre-concert program begins at 1:30 p.m.

Immediately after the concert, a gala reception will be held at the York Golf Club, 7459 N. High St., Worthington. The gala will feature special music by the Viaggio and Reiziger ensembles, along with CMC's acclaimed alumni string quartet, opus, silver medalists in the 2006 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition.

Gala tickets are $50 general admission; $20 for students and $125 for a family of four (two adults and two children). All proceeds will benefit the CMC.

Admission to the concert is free, but tickets are necessary. For concert tickets or for tickets to the gala, visit www.cmconnection.org or call (614) 848-3312.