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Spring 2017 Schedule of Events

Nyack College, Pardington Hall

All performances are held in Pardington Hall and simultaneously broadcast over the web at www.nyack.edu/WNYK and on 88.7FM locally.  For a complete listing of events this semester, visit www.facebook.com/nyackcollegeschoolofmusic/events

Junior Recital: Zachary DeLong, trumpet

Friday, March 17th • 7 :00 PM

Junior Instrumental Performance major, Zachary DeLong performs trumpet works by Haydn, Goedicke, Bach, Himes, and Rachmaninov.

Free Admission

Hudson River Pianofest

Saturday, March 18th • All Day Event

One day of lectures, recitals and a Granados 150th anniversary concert in a nurturing environment at the idyllic Nyack College Rockland campus overlooking the Hudson River. Featured artists are Jed Distler, famed pianist, composer and radio host, Nuno Marques, pianist, Mariel Mayz, pianist and composer, Tammy Lum, Nyack College faculty and Pianist Founder, Shelley Jameson, soprano, colleagues and friends.   Open to the public. For more information, visit www.hudsonriverpianofest.org

Donations Accepted

Bach’s Birthday Bash

Wednesday, March 22nd • 12:30 PM

Dr. Marie Herseth-Kenote, Director

J.S. Bach’s birthday, his 332nd, will be celebrated with performances of music by J.S. Bach, and his sons W.F. Bach, C.P.E. Bach! Performers will include Dr. Marie Herseth Kenote flute, Dr. Tammy Lum piano, Prof. Craig Williams, organ, and students.

Free Admission

Faculty Concert: Amasi Trio, Trio-in-Residence

Wednesday, March 29th • 12:30 PM

Nyack College’s Trio-In-Residence with Dr. Tammy Lum, piano; Prof. Sungrai Sohn, violin and Dr. Chungsun Kim, cello perform trios by Smetana and Dan Carillo. For more information, visit www.amasitrio.weebly.com.

Free Admission

Junior Recital: Benjamin Riley, guitar

Thursday, March 30th • 7 :00 PM

Junior Instrumental Performance major, Benjamin Riley performs guitar works by Bach, Sor, Villa Lobos, Ponce, and more.

Free Admission

Junior Recital: Rachel Leal, soprano & Stephen Locke, baritone

Friday, March 31st • 7 :00 PM

Junior Vocal Performance majors Rachel Leal and Stephen Locke perform solo works by Donizetti, Faure, Wolf, Quilter, and Vaughn Williams.

Free Admission

Senior Recital: Marisa Orozco, flute

Saturday, April 1st •  4 :00 PM

Senior Music Education major, Marisa Orozco performs flute works by Bach, Mozart, Debussy, Morlacchi, and Rutter.

Free Admission

Voice & Guitar Recital: Misty Brown, soprano & Richard Nobrega, guitar

Sunday, April 2nd •  3:00 PM

Junior Vocal Performance major, Misty Brown and Senior Music Education major, Richard Nobrega performs guitar works by Fauré, Schumann, Segovia, Mozart, Bellini, Bach, Villa-Lobos, Brouwer, and Riera.

Free Admission

Nyack College at Lincoln Center

David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center

Columbus Avenue and 65th Street, New York City

Friday, April 7, 7:30 PM

The more than 100-voice Chorale, students and alumni from the Rockland and Manhattan campuses, will perform a program of classical, contemporary and sacred music at David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center. To purchase tickets in advance, visit http://www.nyack.edu/April7Concert.

Junior Recital: Alyssa Rivera, soprano

Sunday, April 9th •  5:30 PM

Junior Vocal Performance major, Alyssa Rivera, performs solo works by Schubert, Faure, Chausson, Mozart, and Turina.

Free Admission

20th Century Concert

Wednesday, April 12th • 8:30 PM

An evening of modern music performed by faculty and student studying Music of the Twentieth Century and Beyond (MUS320).  Music by John Cage, electronic music, Neoclassical, impressionistic, and original compositions by class members.

Free Admission

Nyack College String Orchestra

Wednesday, April 19th • 8:00 PM

Prof. Sungrai Sohn, Conductor

The Nyack College String Orchestra, comprised of students, faculty, and community instrumentalists will perform Glazunov’s Saxophone Concerto, Op. 109 featuring Prof. Jacob Nevill along with other works.

Free Admission

Spring Chamberfest

Thursday, April 20th, 8:00PM

Drs. Tammy Lum & Marie Herseth Kenote, Directors

Students, faculty, and friends perform an eclectic program of vocal, keyboard, and instrumental chamber music.  In the elegant ambience of Pardington Hall, the program will feature a variety of musical styles and historical periods.

Free Admission

La Traviata

Friday, April 21st • 8:00 PM

Sunday, April 23rd • 3:00PM

Prof. Shelley Jameson, Director

Nyack College Opera Workshop will present La Traviata by Verdi, fully staged in costume.  Set in 19th century Paris, La Traviata focuses on the turbulent and tragic love story between Violetta and Alfredo.

Suggested Donation: $15 adults, $10 children, students, and seniors

Nyack College Wind Ensemble & Handbell Choir

Nyack College Wind Ensemble

Nyack College Handbell Choir

Monday, April 24th • 8:00 PM

Dr. Glenn Koponen & Prof. Jennifer Scott, Cond.

Established in 1968, the Wind Ensemble is comprised of students, faculty, and community musicians performing works for concert band under the direction of Dr. Glenn Koponen.  Selections by the Nyack Handbell Choir, directed by Prof. Jennifer Scott, will also be performed.

Free Admission

Senior Recital: Hannah Jang, soprano

Friday, April 28th • 7:00 PM

Senior Vocal Performance major, Hannah Jang performs solo works by Wolf, Duparc, Y. S. Choi, and selections from Verdi’s La Traviata.

Free Admission