with special guests: The Shanghai Quartet
October 3, 2015
Join the Fredonia School of Music and special guests, The Shanghai Quartet, for a full
day of master classes, clinics and performances designed specifically for high school
string players. The day includes master classes (by instrument) with Fredonia faculty, a chamber ensemble
master class with The Shanghai Quartet, and workshops that include such topics as:
Jazz, Fiddling, Bach, Musician Health & Fitness, Overcoming Performance Nerves, and
How to Prepare for College Auditions.
Details and registration at
The Shanghai Quartet
September 29-October 4, 2015
Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
King Concert Hall
with Sean Duggan, piano
Concert tickets only: $35 general/ $12 students
Concert ticket with Pre-Concert Dinner: $75
Mix and Mingle (with open bar) 5:00-5:30pm
Dinner served 5:30pm
or call 716-673-3501 for tickets
Called "utterly sublime" by The New York Times, the School of Music welcomes The Shanghai Quartet for a week-long residency including
class visits, lectures, master classes and a public performance in King Concert Hall,
joined by Fredonia piano professor, Sean Duggan. A pre-concert dinner in the Multipurpose
Room (Williams Center) with special guest and alumna, Roberta Guaspari-Tzavaras, will
begin at 6 p.m.
Renowned for its passionate musicality, impressive technique and multicultural innovations,
The Shanghai Quartet has become one of the world's foremost chamber ensembles. Its
elegant style melds the delicacy of Eastern music with the emotional breadth of Western
repertoire, allowing it to traverse musical genres including traditional Chinese folk
music, masterpieces of Western music and cutting-edge contemporary works. The Shanghai
Quartet is Weigang Li, violin, Yi-Wen Jiang, violin, Honggant Li, viola, and Nicholas
The ensemble will also be the featured guests at String Experience on October 3,
a day-long workshop for high school string players. Details and registration: www.fredonia.edu/music/community/string.asp
This event is made possible thanks to a generous gift from Stanley and Elizabeth Star
and the Williams Visiting Professorship endowment through the Fredonia College Foundation.
Bach: St. Matthew Passion with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
The Fredonia Masterworks Chorus The Chancel Choir of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
of Buffalo, James Bigham, Organist/Choirmaster
The Chautauqua Youth Chorus, Marjorie Bohn, director
The Fredonia Masterworks Chorus and the Chancel Choir of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
of Buffalo join the BPO under the direction of Gerald Gray to present Bach's masterpiece
in its original language.
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
at 7:00 p.m. King Concert Hall
Tickets: $25 general / $10 students
Fredonia Ticket Office: www.fredonia.edu/tickets or call 716-673-3501
Tickets on sale soon!
This event is made possible thanks to a generous gift from the Williams Visiting Professorship
endowment through the Fredonia College Foundation.
|Next upcoming events:
| Friday, August 28, 2015
6:00 PM, Kasia Coffee Shop (183 East Main Street, Fredonia)
Beginners and "brush-up" from 6-6:30pm. Jam Session for all from 6:30-8pm. We welcome everyone, regardless of experience! Don't have a uke? We have extras. Join us for a community strum-a-long. The goal is to have fun and to make music. Questions? Contact Jill Reese at email@example.com.
Friday, August 28, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall
Saturday, August 29, 2015
2:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall
Sunday, August 30, 2015
12:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall
Monday, August 31, 2015
7:30 PM, Mason Hall 1080
Thursday, September 3, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall
|The School of Music at Fredonia: Fredonia's music students enjoy a rich cultural environment and daily interaction
with a distinguished faculty renowned for their expertise as teachers, musicians,
and scholars. Our diversity, size and facilities all combine to offer an ideal environment
for artistic, personal and professional growth. The Fredonia campus and community
is a friendly, welcoming place, small enough to make it easy to get to know people,
but big enough so you are always meeting someone new.
Fredonia School of Music, Mason Hall, Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3151 firstname.lastname@example.org, www.fredonia.edu/music