Watertown, NY, Apr 12, 2011 — The Sackets Harbor Vocal Arts Ensemble, along with the Trinity Episcopal Festival Choir and Orchestra, will perform Mozart's Requiem and a dramatic oratorio, King David, by Swiss composer Arthur Honegger at Trinity Episcopal Church in Watertown on Sunday (4pm). King David includes dramatic narration, choruses and solo arias. Todd Moe talks with Music Director Richard Probert for a preview of the concert.
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Potsdam, NY, Apr 07, 2011 — NCPR is media sponsor for the Orchestra of Northern New York's spring concert this Saturday night (7:30) at Hosmer Hall in Potsdam. Todd Moe spoke with ONNY Music Director/Conductor Ken Andrews, who says the concert will include "Circle of Faith" featuring Native American drummers and dancers, and Beethoven's uplifting Symphony No. 7. Go to full article
Round Top, NY, Mar 04, 2011 — It'll be all things strings at the Glens Falls Symphony's winter concert this Sunday afternoon. The program includes some of conductor Charles Peltz's favorite works by Mozart, Barber and William Schuman. Peltz spoke with Todd Moe about Sunday's concert in the Glens Falls High School auditorium (4 pm). Peltz says he enjoys conducting "high quality" musicians for a sophisticated audience. He says his goal is to entertain and challenge the listener. Go to full article
Potsdam, NY, Oct 20, 2010 — The Orchestra of Northern New York will pay tribute to three composers in Potsdam's Hosmer Hall on Saturday night. The concert, titled A Mozart, Barber and Schumann Celebration, also features Jon Manasse, one of the world's finest clarinetists. Manasse will perform Mozart's Concerto for Clarinet and Orchestra, which is considered one of the best wind concertos written by Mozart and a challenging piece for soloists. Todd Moe spoke with Manasse, who admits that he wasn't an instant fan of the clarinet. Go to full article
Jan 26, 2006 — Several members of the Crane School of Music faculty will celebrate the 250th birthday of Mozart with a gala concert featuring his music in Snell Music Theatre Friday night (7:30). Todd Moe talks with Mozart scholar Gary Busch at Crane about the classical composer's legacy. Go to full article
Apr 19, 2002 — Todd Moe talks with Orchestra of Northern New York conductor Kenneth Andrews about this Sunday afternoon's concert, entitled Vienna After Dark - the Quintessential Mozart. Go to full article
Artwork by cast member Stephanie Horowitz, inspired by Wachtmeister's The Flutist.