The Pilgrim Chamber Players held its annual benefit on September 22 at Northmoor Country Club in Highland Park, marking the start of its 22nd season. The program included music by Faure, Hagen and Ravel, and the afternoon highlight was a concert by the Lincoln Trio with violinist Desiree Ruhstrat, cellist David Cunliff, and pianist Marta Aznavoorian. A reception with lavish hors d’oeuvres and libations preceded the afternoon musicale. Janice Honigberg, Rhoda Pierce and Madeleine Plonsker chaired the event, which raised $15,000. pilgrimplayers.org
Emma Weaver, with a soccer ball at her feet, stopped abruptly in a home match last weekend in chilly Northfield….