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Bard College Orchestra in Concert at Olin Hall on Sunday, December 14
ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON, N.Y.—The Bard College Orchestra, conducted by Nathan Madsen, presents a concert on Sunday, December 14, at 8:00 p.m. in Olin Hall. The free concert features a performance of Robert Honstein’s Might Mixes (2005), Dmitry Shostakovich’s Piano Concerts No. 1, Yalin Chi, piano, Paige Milligan, trumpet; JS Bach/Leopold Stokowski’s Sheep May Safely Graze; Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia on Greensleeves; and Arcangelo Corelli’s Concerto Grosso in e minor, "Christmas."
Nathan Madsen is now in his second season as Music Director of the Bard Orchestra. Recent guest conducting appearances include performances with the Woodstock Chamber Orchestra, the Bard College Conservatory of Music, the Da Capo Chamber Players, and the Bard Musical Theatre Group. In addition, Mr. Madsen is a frequent guest clinician with youth orchestras, including the Empire State Youth Orchestra, Albuquerque Youth Symphony, Greater Princeton Youth Orchestra, and the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony. Mr. Madsen received his master’s degree from The Conductors Institute at the Bard College Conservatory of Music, where he studied with Harold Farberman. He holds a dual degree in music and East Asian languages and cultures from the University of Southern California. A recipient of a grant from the Freeman Foundation, he also attended The Chinese University of Hong Kong.
For further information, call the Music Program at 845-758-7250.
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This event was last updated on 12-11-2008