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Setnor School of Music Fall Festival Concert
Setnor School of Music in the College of Visual and Performing Arts presents its first-ever Fall Festival, Thursday, Oct. 5, at 7 p.m. in the Setnor Auditorium at Crouse College. Come for an evening of music ranging from Elgar to the Beatles performed by faculty and students. The program will feature performances by Brazilian Ensemble, Hendricks Chapel Choir and University Singers as well as a host of faculty and student chamber music collaborations.
Highlights include Khachaturian’s Sabre Dance for two pianos, four pianists and string quartet; selections from song cycles by Eric Whitacre and Lori Laitman; an arrangement of Massenet’s Méditation from Thaïs for alto saxophone and piano; a flute duet; and a special arrangement of Let it Be for strings and organ that features a surprise invention. A festive dessert reception will follow the concert.
Contact: Michelle Taylor
Setnor School of Music