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BPO Concert Master Michael Ludwig to perform on Sunday with the Western New York Chamber Orchestra

Tuesday September 24, 2013Lisa Eikenburg

The Western New York Chamber Orchestra, a professional ensemble-in-residence at SUNY Fredonia, opens its 2013 -2014 concert season on Sunday, Sept. 29, at 4 p.m. in King Concert Hall with a stunning program featuring world renowned guest violinist Michael Ludwig, who Western New York audiences may know better as the Concert Master of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra.

Children’s Concerts Series Kicks Off Eighth Season with Fredonia School of Music Percussion Trio on Saturday, Oct. 5

Friday September 20, 2013Samantha Schlein

A percussion trio will perform as part of the Children's Concert Series at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct 5. The concert, designed to introduce very young audiences to musical instruments, will be held at the Darwin R. Barker Library, 7 Day St., Fredonia. For more information, call (716) 673-4628. This is a free event.

Ethos presents student composers concert

Tuesday September 17, 2013Alex Shanahan

The first Student Composers Concert of the new school year, featuring student instrumentalists and vocalists performing works by both undergraduate and graduate students, will be presented by Ethos New Music Society on Monday, Oct. 7, at 8 p.m. at Rosch Recital Hall. The performance is free and open to the public.

Guest artist joins Stewart in Tuba recital Wednesday

Tuesday September 3, 2013Christine Davis Mantai

Detroit Symphony principal tubist and upstate New York native Dennis Nulty will perform a recital with faculty member Ray Stewart on Wednesday, Sept. 4 at 8 p.m. in Rosch Recital Hall. Mr. Nulty will give a master earlier that day at 3:30 p.m. in Mason Hall 1075. Both events are free and open to the public.

James Piorkowski, Evan Drummond, and guitar alumni hold Oasis Guitar Week in Bronx

Tuesday September 3, 2013Christine Davis Mantai

"The focused nature of the week had a potent effect on students' self-accountability and each displayed pride in their accomplishments in their final performances. With the momentum created in the week, the school intends to continue this classical guitar program and further the positive impact it's having on these students."