News Release

Chamber Orchestra concert

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

St. Cloud State string players

Works by Mozart, Resphigi and Elgar are among the performances slated for the Chamber Orchestra concert 7 p.m. Nov. 29 in Ruth Gant Recital Hall, Performing Arts Center.

Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students and seniors. St. Cloud State students and employees are free with an SCSU ID. Tickets are available at http://scsutickets.com and at the door.  

View the concert poster (PDF).

The St. Cloud State Chamber Orchestra is composed of 16 string players. It is one of more than a dozen Department of Music performing groups.

Parking is free on streets adjacent to campus and a doller per hour in the 4th Avenue Ramp.

Among the works on the program are Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's "Divertimento in D Major," "Ancient Airs and Dances" by Ottorino Resphigi and "String Serenade" by Edward Elgar.

Senior flutist Melissa Henderson, St. Cloud, will perform "Suite Modale, Mvt. 4" by Ernest Bloch.

The evening will end with “Por una Cabeza,” featuring Henderson and her dance partner, Dan Triplett. “Por una Cabeza” was made famous in the 1992 Al Pacino film "Scent of a Woman." It is an Argentine tango written in 1935 by Carlos Gardel and Alfredo Le Pera.

A portion of the ticket proceeds will fund scholarships for St. Cloud State music students.

For more information, call the Performing Arts Office at 320-308-3223 or email Marion Judish, professor of upper strings, at mjudish@stcloudstate.edu.

 

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