Spanning the Centuries . . . 1750 – 1900: Hoff-Barthelson’s Festival of Music of the Classical and Romantic Periods

Spanning the Centuries . . . 1750 – 1900: Hoff-Barthelson’s Week-long Festival of Music of the Classical and Romantic Periods Begins March 5

Spanning the Centuries . . . 1750-1900, Hoff-Barthelson Music School’s week-long Festival featuring the music of the Classical and Romantic periods, will be held Saturday, March 5, 2016, through Saturday, March 12, 2016. Performances occurring during the Festival will include student solo recitals, chamber ensembles, the Festival Orchestra, Symphonette, Chamber Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, Flute Clubs, Beginner and Junior Voices, Chamber Choir and Suzuki Strings.

Performances at Community Unitarian Universalist Congregation:
On Saturday, March 5, and Sunday, March 6, 2016, at 7:00 pm, the Festival Orchestra will perform Mendelssohn’s The Hebrides Overture under the direction of Jun Nakabayashi at the Community Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 468 Rosedale Avenue, White Plains. The Beginner and Junior Voices, Chamber Choir, Flute Clubs and Wind Ensemble will also perform on the March 5th concert. The Suzuki Strings, Symphonette and Chamber Orchestra will share the March 6th concert with the Festival Orchestra. Admission is a suggested donation of $15.

Performances at Hoff-Barthelson Music School:
Student soloists and ensembles can be heard on recitals held at the Music School, 25 School Lane, Scarsdale, on Saturday, March 5, at 2:00 and 4:00 pm; Thursday, March 10, at 6:15 and 8:00 pm; Friday, March 11, at 6:15 and 8:00 pm; and Saturday, March 12, at 2:00, 4:00 and 7:30 pm. These recitals are free of charge and open to the public.

Special All-Beethoven Performance at Hoff-Barthelson Music School – HB Cello Virtuosi:
In addition to the student recitals, a special event, the HB Cello Virtuosi, featuring the School’s remarkable cello faculty, has been scheduled for Wednesday, March 9, 2016, at 7:00 pm in the School’s Auditorium. Participating faculty members Michael Finckel, Adam Grabois, Nicole Johnson, Erich Schoen-René, Peter Seidenberg and Frederick Zlotkin will perform an all-Beethoven recital – an event not to be missed!

For Additional Information:
For additional information: 914-723-1169, hb@hbms.org, www.hbms.org.

About Festivals in Style:
Hoff-Barthelson Music School presents an annual series of recitals and concerts that explore specific periods of music. The Baroque and Beyond Festival and Spanning the Centuries . . . 1750-1900 Festival focus on music of the Baroque, Classical, and Romantic periods and take place in alternating years. The Music of Our Time Festival highlights the music of the 20th and 21st centuries and is held annually in May.

About Hoff-Barthelson Music School:
One of Westchester County’s most cherished and active cultural resources, Hoff-Barthelson Music School has achieved national recognition as a premier community music school for its unsurpassed leadership in education, performance and outreach for more than half a century.

Pictured: Conductor Jun Nakabayashi Rehearses the Festival Orchestra
Photo credit: Michelle Jacobs – 2014

Event Location and Ticket Information

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Community Unitarian Universalist Congregation
468 Rosedale Avenue
White Plains, New York 10605
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Date: Saturday, March 5, 2016 - Sunday, March 6, 2016
Times: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Ticket pricing:

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$15 - Suggested Donation

Presenter: Hoff-Barthelson Music School
Presenter Phone: 914-723-1169
Presenter Website: http://www.hbms.org