The Assumption String Camerata sponsored by the Department of Art, Music & Theatre, will present music of Mendelssohn, Corelli, Holberg, and Pink Floyd at 7:30pm on Thursday, November 16th in the Jeanne Y. Curtis Performance Hall in Tsotsis Family Academic Center. The ensemble is now in its eleventh year of presenting the great string ensemble repertoire. This event is free and open to the public.
How did fashionable hotels provide musical entertainment for their salon guests in a pre-radio, mid-19th century world? Enter the European Salon Orchestra (ESO). Often comprised of the soloists from the respective sections of a local full-sized orchestra, these pocket symphonies featured a violin, viola, cello, bass, piano, flute, clarinet, trumpet and percussion, as well as a vocalist.
The Assumption College HumanArts series is pleased to announce an evening of poetry and prose with John Hodgen and his daughter, the novelist Christie Hodgen.
Assumption College HumanArts series presents The Bach Consort of Worcester. Michelle Graveline, Artistic Director and harpsichordist, returns for a concert featuring the concerti grossi of Arcangelo Corelli and George Frederic Handel. Also featured will be the Viola Concerto in D Major by Carl Philipp Stamitz featuring violist Peter Sulski, who is also string leader for the Consort.