Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Final concert of the 2006-2007 season

The Performance will be this Sunday (April 29, 2007) at 3 pm in Bailey Hall. This will be the final program of the 2006-2007 season.

The program will be as follows;

Rossini Overture to La Gazza Ladra (Thieving Magpie)
Maurice Ravel Piano concerto in G major with Xak Bjerken
L.V. Beethoven Symphony No.6 in F Major

Concert is free and open to the public.

I look forward to seeing you at the concert.

Thursday, April 19, 2007

Chamber orchestra schedule

Here is the poster for the April 22 concert by the Cornell Chamber Orchestra.
Roberto and Gabriela Diaz will be arriving on Friday.
Here is the schedule of events for this Weekend;

Last Regular rehearsal in Barnes Hall
445-6 pm Bartok with everyone
6-645 pm CPE BACH on stage in Barnes, Mozart strings in Green room

4-6 pm viola masterclass by Roberto Diaz at Ithaca College
8-10 pm Mozart rehearsal in B20 of Lincoln Hall with soloists

1030-1130 am dress rehearsal for Mozart with soloists in Barnes Hall
1130-1145 am setup for Bartok
1145-1 pm dress rehearsal for Bartok

130-230 pm Dress rehearsal for CPE Bach in Barnes
3 pm Concert in Barnes Hall
Program order
CPE BACH Sinfonia in D major
Mozart Sinfonia Concertante
Bartok Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta

Monday, April 09, 2007

New conductor in LA

Shocking news from LA. Salonen will step down to hand the post of MD of La Phil to 26 year old Gustavo Dudamel! He is has been a sensation around the world.
Bold move by LA phil. More orchestras should make brave choices like this.