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Clarinetist Jon Manasse
Clarinetist Jon Manasse

ONNY celebrates the music of three great composers

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

What's on the program for this weekend's ONNY concerts?

Kenneth Andrews, Music Director for the Orchestra of Northern New York, talks about the different pieces that ONNY will be playing this weekend in Croghan and Potsdam for their annual family concerts.  Go to full article
ONNY bass players Paul Mach (left) and Harry Schenawolf rehearse for the concert. Photo by Jim Christensen.
ONNY bass players Paul Mach (left) and Harry Schenawolf rehearse for the concert. Photo by Jim Christensen.

Preview: ONNY?s ?Patriotic Pops? concert

This evening in Potsdam, the Orchestra of Northern New York will hold their annual celebration of Canada Day and the 4th of July with a concert of largely patriotic music. But the concert will also be the setting for the premiere of a piece that already has an interesting history, and it hasn't even been played for the public yet. Joel Hurd tells us more.  Go to full article

Preview: ONNY?s ?Sensational Strings?

NCPR is Media Sponsor for the Orchestra of Northern New York's spring concert in SUNY-Potsdam's Hosmer Hall this Saturday night (7:30 pm). The program will include music by Mozart, Grieg, Tchaikowsky and the world premiere of "Fragile Skies" by Crane composer David Heinick. Todd Moe as a preview.  Go to full article
Nick Hartman, Potsdam, performs a horn solo with the Orchestra of Northern New York this Saturday night
Nick Hartman, Potsdam, performs a horn solo with the Orchestra of Northern New York this Saturday night

Preview: ONNY's spring concert

This Saturday night the Orchestra of Northern New York presents its spring concert in Hosmer Hall at SUNY-Potsdam. The concert will feature a variety of music taken mostly from the Romantic period: Rossini, Dvorak, Schumann and Mozart. Todd Moe profiles a young Potsdam musician who will perform the first movement of Mozart's Horn Concerto No. 3. Nicholas Hartman is the winner of the orchestra's Young Artist Instrumental Competition.  Go to full article
ONNY Conductor Kenneth Andrews
ONNY Conductor Kenneth Andrews

ONNY opens 19th Season

The Orchestra of Northern New York opens its 19th season Saturday night (7:30) in Hosmer Hall at SUNY-Potsdam. The concert will feature the music of Copland, Shostakovich and Williams, and soloists from the Eastman School and the Paris Conservatory of Music. Todd Moe talks with orchestra board president Betsy Northrop about the new season of music.  Go to full article
Paul Wyse
Paul Wyse

Preview: All Beethoven for Spring

NCPR is media sponsor for the Orchestra of Northern New York Spring concert. It's Saturday night (7:30) in SUNY-Potsdam's Hosmer Hall. The concert will feature internationally known pianist Paul Wyse, performing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major. He spoke with Todd Moe.  Go to full article

Preview: Orchestra of Northern New York's Fall Concert

The Orchestra of Northern New York's fall concert is tomorrow night in Potsdam and Sunday night in Brockville. It's a musical reflection on the events of the past year. Todd Moe talks with ONNY Music Director and Conductor Dr. Kenneth Andrews.  Go to full article
Soprano soloist Mary Grace Gordon
Soprano soloist Mary Grace Gordon

Preview: Sunset on Broadway Tonight in Potsdam

Tonight's Summer Pops Concert by the Orchestra of Northern New York in Potsdam (7 pm) features Broadway favorites and a tribute to the Fourth of July. Todd Moe chats with soprano Mary Grace Gordon, guest soloist tonight. Her musical experience includes leading roles on the musical stage from "Sound of Music" to "The King and I", and performances at the White House.  Go to full article

The Quintessential Mozart

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

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