Music of Haydn, Beethoven, Dvorak and Others to be Featured

MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. – The SUNY Orange Chamber Ensemble will perform its annual spring concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 4 on the first floor of the College’s Morrison Hall mansion.

The concert will feature a clarinet duet, a bassoon duet, a string quintet, a string quartet plus piano, and two woodwind quintets playing an array of music from such composers as Joseph Haydn, Ludwig van Beethoven, Antonin Dvorak and Gabriel Faure.

Admission to the concert is free. The event is sponsored by the College’s Arts and Communication Department. For more information, contact (845) 341-4787.

The musical lineup includes: Haydn’s “Capriccio in A minor”; “The Scarf Dance” by Cécile Chaminade; “Suite of Old Lettish Dances” by Andrejs Jansons (performed by Alan Schecter, flute; Joanna Simon, oboe; Mark Crisfield, clarinet; Lara Patel, bassoon; and Seth Colegrove, French horn); Beethoven’s “Quintet in Eb Major, Op. 4” (Daniel Waldvogel and Sandy Brandman, violins; Stephen Gorgone and Tasa Faronii-Butler, violas; and Craig Cowing, cello) and “Sonata No. 2” by Georg Telemann (Jessica Brooks and Lara Patel, bassoons).

Additional performances will include: Dvorak’s “Quintet in A” (Daniel Waldvogel and Sandy Brandman, violins; Tasa Faronii-Butler, viola; Craig Cowing, cello; and Stephen Gorgone, piano); “Suite Rose” by C. Rose (Allan Plumb and Mark Crisfield, clarinets); “Early Hungarian Dances from the 17th Century” by Farkas Ferenc; and Faure’s “Dolly Suite” (Charles DeFesi, flute; Joel Simon, oboe; Allan Plumb, clarinet; Jessica Brooks, bassoon; and Linda Fayerweather, French horn).

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Mike Albright
Communications Officer
115 South Street
Middletown, NY 10940