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Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
WMC Alumni Hall, McDaniel College

SUMMER DELIGHTS

A special concert (OPEN to the public) during McDaniel College's
11th Annual Chamber Music & Collaborative Piano Studies Camp

(Visit www.mcdaniel.edu/orchestracamp)

Pianist Nancy Roldán received her Master and doctorate degrees from the Peabody Conservatory, where she served as full time faculty from 1976 until her retirement in 2007.
She now enjoys an active career as a recitalist, and presents master classes, lectures and workshops in the US and abroad.

José Miguel Cueto is concertmaster of Concert Artists of Baltimore and the Chesapeake Festival Orchestra.
He is a recording artist and serves as artist in residence and head of the strings department at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. He performs worldwide.

Principal cellist of the BSO, Dariusz Skoraczewski has delighted audiences of many concert halls in America. As a soloist he has performed with numerous orchestras,
including the Montgomery Symphony, Alexandria Symphony, Arlington Philharmonic, Lancaster Symphony, and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

The concert will include Dvorak's Piano Trio No. 4 in E Minor (The Dumky) and some lighthearted jazzy pieces by Piazzolla. A highlight of the evening will be the U.S. premiere of a Richard Lake trio.


Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
The Forum in Decker College Center, McDaniel College

MUSIC HATH CHARMS

The concert will feature The Charm City Chamber Players, whose members include Karin Brown, and Renate Falkner on viola,
Steven Thomas and Daniel Levitov on cello, and guest artists Brent Price and Christian Simmelink on violin.

Karin Brown is a violist in the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, and performs frequently as a solo and chamber musician in the Baltimore/Washington area.
She received her Bachelor’s degree from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music and her Master’s degree from the Juilliard School.

Violist Renate Falkner performs regularly with Boston Baroque, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra New England,
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, the Jacksonville Symphony, the Naples Philharmonic, Opera Tampa, and the St. Petersburg Opera Company.

Steven Thomas has served as the principal cellist of several symphony and chamber orchestras and has given over 1,500 concerts in that role in the last 25 years.
Following a 13-year tenure at the Hartt School, Thomas was appointed to the University of Florida's School of Music, where he has been teaching since 2007.

Cellist Daniel Levitov performs locally and nationally as a soloist, chamber, and orchestral musician. Levitov is adjunct assistant professor of cello at the
Sunderman Conservatory of Music at Gettysburg College. A frequent substitute with the BSO, he regularly performs in their Chamber Music by Candlelight series.

Violinist Brent Price earned his Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees from the Cleveland Institute of Music. He has been a member of the Cleveland Opera Orchestra,
National Repertory Orchestra, and the Charleston Symphony Orchestra. Currently, he serves as co-concertmatser for the Savannah Philharmonic.

Christian Simmelink is in demand as a soloist, chamber musician and orchestral player. She presently works for the Washington Performing Arts Society
and performs regularly with the Ars Nova Chamber Orchestra and is principal second violinist of the Metropolitan Orchestra.

The concert will include several string sextets, including Tchaikovsky's "Souvenir de Florence."
Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
The Forum in Decker College Center, McDaniel College

A NIGHT OF OPERA AND ART SONG

This concert immediately follows an optional dinner, which will begin at 5:00 p.m. This dinner with the artists is available
for an additional fee and advance reservations are required. For information on the cost of, and reservations for, dinner, please call 410-857-2244.


Soprano Stefania Dovhan was born in Kyiv, Ukraine and has performed worldwide. Her engagements include the Royal Opera House in London, the New York City Opera, the Baltimore Lyric Opera,
Portland Opera, Spoleto Music Festival, the Metropolitan Opera, Theater Hagen, Badisches Staatstheater in Karlsruhe, and Saarländisches State Theater (Germany), among others.

David Kreider, director of Keyboard Studies at McDaniel College, is the founder and artistic director of Chamber Music On The Hill. Over the past twenty-five years, he has appeared as pianist
with many different chamber ensembles. His solo recitals have included performances at Wigmore Hall (London), the Musikverein (Vienna), and Carnegie Recital Hall (New York).

The program will include songs by Richard Strauss and some operatic arias.


Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.
The Forum in Decker College Center, McDaniel College

TWO GUYS & TWO PIANOS

Don Horneff teaches piano, harpsichord, brass pedagogy and electronic music at McDaniel College. He performs solo, in duos, and in trios extensively throughout the mid-Atlantic Region.
Mr. Horneff is also the Director of Music and organist at Emmanuel United Church of Christ in Hanover, PA.

David Kreider, director of Keyboard Studies at McDaniel College, is the founder and artistic director of Chamber Music On The Hill. Over the past twenty-five years, he has appeared as pianist
with many different chamber ensembles. His solo recitals have included performances at Wigmore Hall (London), the Musikverein (Vienna), and Carnegie Recital Hall (New York).

The concert will focus on piano duos by several different composers.


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