Verve Chamber Players present their spring concert | School of Music | Kent State University

Verve Chamber Players present their spring concert

String and Piano Chamber Music

The Verve Chamber Players will present a concert on Sunday, February 26 at 7 p.m. in Ludwig Recital Hall. Ludwig Recital Hall is located in the Center for the Performing Arts at 1325 Theatre Drive on the Kent State University Kent campus. Free parking.

Audience members will be treated to a program featuring Mendelssohn’s Song Without Words in D Major Op. 109, Shostakovich’s Trio No. 2 in E Minor Op. 67 and Brahms’ String Quintet No. 2 in G Major Op. 111.

Verve chamber players features members of the Miami String Quartet and artists-in-residence at Kent State, Cathy Meng Robinson on violin and Keith Robinson on cello; artist-in-residence and assistant professor of viola at Kent State, Yu Jin; associate professor of piano at Kent State and Steinway Artist Donna Lee; and Cleveland Orchestra’s Associate Concertmaster and artist-in-residence at Kent State Jung-Min Amy Lee on violin. Joining the Verve Chamber Players to perform Brahms’ String Quintet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 111 is second year Master of Music student in chamber music performance, violist Chung-Han Hsiao.

Tickets for the performance are $15 for adults, $13 for seniors and Kent State University faculty and staff, $10 for groups of 10 or more patrons, $8 for non Kent State students who are not eligible for the Fee for Free and free for full-time Kent Campus undergraduate students. Also, thanks to a generous donation from a long-time supporter and patron of the Hugh A. Glauser School of Music, anyone 18 and under can attend the concerts for free, although a ticket must be reserved.

Tickets are available weekdays 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Performing Arts Box Office, located in the lobby of the Roe Green Center in the Center for the Performing Arts at 1325 Theatre Drive on the campus of Kent State University. The Performing Arts Box Office accepts Visa, MasterCard and Discover, in addition to cash and checks.

The Ludwig Recital Hall Box Office will open one hour prior to the performance for walk up sales, however, we encourage patrons to purchase tickets in advance to avoid long lines. Tickets and more information are available by calling 330-672-ARTS (2787). You may purchase adult and senior tickets online by visiting www.kent.edu/music/buy-tickets.

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POSTED: Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 4:49pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 10:42am