Catskill Symphony Orchestra features Maestro Charles Scheider’s “Farewell Concert”
April 28 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm$30
Join us in celebration as Maestro Charles Schneider retires his baton as the Music Director for the Catskill Symphony Orchestra.
The April 28 concert will open with Beethoven’s Overture to Prometheus, C major, Op. 43 followed by John Rutter’s choral work Mass of the Children, both led by Hartwick choral conductor Lee Wright. The Mass will feature the combined choruses of Hartwick College, the Oneonta Youth Choir, and members of the Catskill Choral Society and the Octavos Singers (Schenectady). Maestro Charles Schneider will conduct the second half of the program in his farewell performance of the 2 nd , 3 rd , and 4 th movements of Symphony No. 5, D minor, Op. 47 by Dmitri Shostakovich.
A reception celebrating Maestro Schneider’s long career with the Catskill Symphony Orchestra will be held immediately after the performance.