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Eastman Student Chosen as First Artist-in-Residence at Valley Manor

October 4, 2017

  Episcopal SeniorLife Communities Valley Manor, 1570 East Avenue Rochester, NY ESLC Media Contact: Alison Miller, 585.546.8439 x3716 (office), 585.330.2923 (cell), abmiller@EpiscopalSeniorLife.org   Providing a musical environment for senior citizens while offering an affordable living arrangement for a music student is the concept for a new program being offered at Valley Manor, an independent living […]

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Eastman News Highlights October 2, 2017

October 2, 2017

Here are some select clippings from the past week showing the variety of hits/mentions identifying musicians and scholars as Eastman School of Music alumni, faculty or students. Note: Some links may have expired.) Charles Valenza’s Horn Collection to be shown at Eastman School of Music (SBO Magazine 09/28/2017)  On October 15, musician, hornist, and collector […]

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Special Performance on Rare Collection of Horns from Charles Valenza at the Eastman School of Music

September 28, 2017 Musician, hornist and collector Charles Valenza (BM ’50, MM ’53) will have several of his renowned collection of twenty-eight horns, from the late 18th century to the mid-20th century, featured in a performance on Sunday, October 15 at 7 pm in Kilbourn Hall, at the Eastman School of Music. This special, free performance is part [...]Read More...

Eastman’s School Symphony Orchestra and the Eastman Philharmonia kick off their concert season

September 27, 2017

By Matthew Burg Eastman’s School Symphony Orchestra (ESSO) and the Eastman Philharmonia kick off their concert season on September 27 at 8 p.m. with a joint program. ESSO will be performing Wagner’s Overture to The Flying Dutchman and Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4, featuring soloist Yi-Yang Chen. The Philharmonia will perform Saint-Saëns Symphony No. 3 […]

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Musicians unite to benefit Rochester’s Foodlink on October 22

September 26, 2017

Contact: Mimi Hwang, Artistic Director: 585-615-0033; mhwang@esm.rochester.edu “If Music Be the Food…” the chamber music series benefitting Rochester’s Foodlink, will open its ninth season on Sunday, October 22, 7:30 pm at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 25 Westminster Road (at East Avenue) in Rochester. Admission to the concert is non-perishable food items, cash or check donations. […]

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Eastman News Highlights September 25, 2017

September 25, 2017

Here are some select clippings from the past week showing the variety of hits/mentions identifying musicians and scholars as Eastman School of Music alumni, faculty or students. Note: Some links may have expired.) Third Thursday concert series features two Eastman professors (WHEC News – 10NBC 09/21/2017)  Two Eastman School of Music greats amazed Thursday night […]

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“Orpheus’s Journey” at the Memorial Art Gallery

September 20, 2017

By Myles Boothroyd Straight from the pages of Greek mythology, Orpheus was a poet and prophet whose musical talents were said to charm all living things—and, according to some legends, even inanimate objects. It is only fitting that such a character would work its way into the title of the upcoming Third Thursday concert, which […]

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Eastman School of Music Hosts 2017 Music College Fair

September 20, 2017

or Christina Crispin, 585-274-1201, ccrispin@esm.rochester.edu   The Eastman School of Music, in collaboration with Ithaca College and The Juilliard School, is presenting the 12th annual Music College Fair in Upstate New York on Thursday, September 28, from 5 to 7 p.m. in Cominsky Promenade, on the second floor of the Eastman School of Music, and […]

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TableTop Opera Brings Music and Politics to the Table: Eastman at the Rochester Fringe Festival, Part II

September 19, 2017

By Dan Gross TableTopOpera performs Within The Quota, a musical exploration of a young Cole Porter’s “protest ballet” about the United States’ “Emergency Quota Act” of 1921. TableTop’s unique multimedia format will be showcased in Dryden Theatre at the George Eastman House during the KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival on Tuesday, September 19, at 7:30 p.m. […]

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Your Tuesday briefing: Don’t miss Eastman’s free organ concerts

September 18, 2017

By Myles Boothroyd If your typical lunch break includes a sandwich at your desk, a trip down to the local coffee shop, or a half hour with your favorite book, you might consider adding something else to your agenda: a free pipe organ concert featuring some of the best performers around. Every Tuesday, students and […]

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