High Desert Chamber Music has announced its 2012-13 season. Its fifth season will include four performances, beginning with the Enlightenment Trio on Nov. 2, followed by Highland Quartet on Jan. 13, Crown City String Quartet on Feb. 14 and Central4 Piano Quartet on June 8.

High Desert Chamber Music will stage its annual benefit gala Dec. 15 at the Oxford Hotel in downtown Bend.

For the Valentine’s Day concert, Crown City String Quartet will perform a variety of music inspired by love and romance, with the 10 Below Restaurant at the Oxford offering a complimentary glass of champagne, chocolate and rose to HDCM concert-goers. There will also be a special HDCM guest room rate for the evening, according to High Desert Chamber Music Executive Director Isabelle Senger.

Advance ticket purchase is recommended.

HDCM has also announced the addition of three new board members: Matt Falkenstein, Vince Mercurio and Patricia Rogers.

Contact: info@highdesertchambermusic.com or 541-306-3988.