American Dreams of Russia: Musicians of Ma’alwyck

American Dreams of Russia: a program of Russian and Russian-inspired American music as well as purely American works featuring Daniel Godfrey’s evocative “From a Dream of Russia”. The composer will be in attendance. Admission $20.00, $15.00 for Artworks members. Presented by Cherry Valley Artworks, 44 Main Street, Cherry Valley. Visit us at cvartworks.org.

Chamber Concert in Corning

Get in touch with your inner Mozart at Family Life’s first ever Chamber Music concert. Enjoy a variety of classical numbers performed at Watson Homestead’s chapel, an intimate space nestled in the heart of the country. The concert features works by Mozart, Telemann, Pachelbel, and more. The concert also features a number of “firsts” including the first clarinet sonata ever written. J.S. Bach said, “Music’s only purpose should be the glory of God and the recreation of the human spirit.” It is with this sentiment that Family Life presents this evening of instrumental music.

The Fenimore String Quartet in Concert

The Fenimore String Quartet: Members of the Glimmerglass Festival Orchestra, led by Concert Master Ruotao Mao, perform Beethoven’s Piano Trio in D major, “The Ghost”, and Schubert’s String Quartet in D minor, “Death and the Maiden”. Admission $20.00, $15.00 for Artworks members. Presented by Cherry Valley Artworks. Visit us at cvartworks.org.

Celebrating 100 Years of a Musical Work and Premiering a New One

The Orchestra of the Southern Finger Lakes presents the next concert of its Musicians’ Choice Series, as a septet organized by violinist Avner Finberg performs Stravinsky’s ‘Soldier’s Tale’. He tells us about that work, as well as about the premiere of his composition ‘The Miracle of Hanukkah’ coming up on December 9.  

Photo credit: Grasya Orbon