Red Chair Spotlight #1 (John Lathwell)

 

Sunday, January 19, 2020

3:00 pm First Baptist Church  

  
THIS SPECIAL NEW OFFERING, now in its second season, features our talented Red Chair musicians, those whose chairs have been sponsored by a generous donor.  This combination of a recital and catered reception (wine and non-alcoholic drinks available), will showcase individual musicians in unique programs, created by the performers themselves.

Our first Red Chair Spotlight of the season will feature principal oboist JOHN LATHWELL whose chair is generously sponsored by James & Dianne Orcutt.  He will be joined by pianist Diane Birr, and CCO musicians Kirsten Marshall, Josh Lohner, and Sera Smolen.

 

SCHUMANN: Three Romances for Oboe and Piano
MOZART: Oboe Quartet

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$32 Adults  /  $15 Students
Tickets available at the door.  Box office opens at 2:15pm on concert day.

Note: This special event is separate from our subscription Chamber Music Series.  Season subscribers receive 10% off your ticket(s) to each Red Chair Spotlight event!  Contact our office to receive your subscriber discount code before purchasing your seats online. Discount will also be honored on tickets bought at the door.

 

John Lathwell (James and Dianne Orcutt Chair) is currently the principal oboist of the Binghamton Philharmonic and the Tri-Cities Opera as well as the Cayuga Chamber Orchestra. He is also very active as… Click here to read his full bio.

Diane Birr, Professor of piano, has been a faculty member at Ithaca College School of Music since 1993 where she teaches courses and lessons in collaborative piano, private piano and class piano, as well as coaches both vocal and instrumental chamber music.  Dr. Birr also serves as Coordinator of the M.M. – Performance in Collaborative Piano degree, a new focus to the graduate performance degree instituted in Fall 2015.  She has performed with numerous vocalists and instrumentalists in recitals and master classes throughout the United States, and in Australia, Canada, France, Scotland, Austria, and Norway.  For sixteen years, Birr served on the faculty of International Workshops, a two-week music and arts festival held in locations around the world.


Kirsten Marshall
(violin, David and Leslie Sagan Chair) is Director of Orchestral Programs and a violin instructor at Ithaca Talent Education in Ithaca, NY, as well as part time lecturer in violin performance at Ithaca College. She is also the conductor for the newly established CCO Youth Orchestra.  Ms. Marshall received Bachelor and Master of Music degrees from… click here to read her full bio.

Violist Joshua Lohner enjoys an active and multifaceted performing career. As an orchestral musician, he performs with various orchestras in New York and Pennsylvania, and is a member of Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra… click here to read his full bio.

Sera Smolen, soloist, collaborator, chamber musician, improviser, orchestral musician and recording artist, is an active performer of numerous genres of music, including four centuries of classical music. She has studied improvisation extensively with many teachers, and…  click here to read her full bio.


Note:
This special event is separate from our subscription Chamber Music Series.  Season subscribers receive 10% off your ticket(s) to each Red Chair Spotlight event!  Contact our office to receive your subscriber discount code before purchasing your seats online. Discount will also be honored on tickets bought at the door.

BrownPaperTickets.com

$32 Adults  /  $15 Students
Tickets available at the door.  Box office opens at 2:15pm on concert day.

 

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