Date(s) - 09/30/2021
Cornell University Department of Music presents fall concerts from the Cornell Orchestras and Cornell Wind Symphony, plus two Midday Music concerts
ITHACA, NY – The Cornell Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra present a joint concert at 3:00 pm on Sunday, October 3 in Bailey Hall. Led by Interim Director of Orchestras Michelle Di Russo, the Chamber Orchestra performs Assad’s Suite for Lower Strings and Richter’s Vivaldi: The Four Seasons Recomposed (Spring & Summer) with soloist Rebecca Anderson. The Symphony Orchestra performs Márquez’s Danzón No. 2 and Dvořák‘s Symphony No. 9.
Additional concerts from September 30-October 7 include:
Thursday, September 30 , 12:30pm, Lincoln B20
Midday Music: Pianists Miri Yampolsky and Xak Bjerken perform Beethoven’s Sonatas Opp. 28 and 31.
Saturday, October 2, 7:00 pm
The Cornell Wind Symphony performs its first concert of the year, with James Spinazzola conducting. The program includes Eric Whitacre’s October, Pasquinade by Gottschalk, On-Again, Off-Again by Jack Frerer, and Marquez’s Conga del Fuego Nuevo.
Thursday, October 7, 12:30 pm, Lincoln B20
Midday Music: A program entitled “Acousmata” features new graduate student works that include multichannel fixed media electronics.
All events above are free and open to the public. Please note that all events will continue to follow university-wide guidelines regarding Covid-19, and these are subject to change. Masks are required for all individuals regardless of vaccination status.
Contact: Laurel Gilmer